Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 13 5
Rank change year-on-year -8 -8 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 5 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 4.46% 12.87% 18.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.16% 33.33% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 10
Salford median daily rate £500 £428 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.96% +6.88% +28.00%
10th Percentile £380 £375 £323
90th Percentile £530 £557 £488
Manchester median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Salford median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £29.01 £37.50
% change year-on-year +37.87% -22.63% +25.00%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Salford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Salford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 38 39 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 33.93% 38.61% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 33 27
Salford median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £319 £220 £249
90th Percentile £459 £475 £445
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Salford median hourly rate £17.43 £23.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.83% - -
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -23.29% +64.04%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Salford.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Salford

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java in Salford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Salford

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Salford over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Salford region with a requirement for Java.

1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (20.00%) Sass
2 1 (20.00%) Gradle
2 1 (20.00%) Delphi
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (20.00%) Spock
2 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) React
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) Serverless
2 1 (20.00%) Mockito
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) AMQP
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (20.00%) Serverless
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) AMQP
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (20.00%) Gradle
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Mockito
2 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) Spock
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) Grails
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) JMS
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) POSIX
2 1 (20.00%) React
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Sass
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Debian
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (20.00%) Kanban
1 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
1 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Delphi
2 1 (20.00%) Groovy
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) NetIQ
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle