Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £410 per day in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 7 17
Rank change year-on-year +4 +10 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 32 27 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 30.48% 14.44% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.07% 15.98% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 0
Stockport median daily rate £410 £420 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% - -
Manchester median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Stockport median hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50
Manchester median hourly rate £46.25 £29.53 £38.75
% change year-on-year +56.65% -23.81% +29.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Stockport
Contract vacancies in Stockport with a recognized job title 103 169 75
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.10% 90.37% 98.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 130 35
Stockport median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.77% +1.56%
10th Percentile £172 £255 £207
90th Percentile £480 £575 £433
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 27
Stockport median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -8.45% +208.70%
10th Percentile £13.00 £19.25 £12.75
90th Percentile £94.50 £38.75 £40.00
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +17.24% -6.45% +3.33%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stockport.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Stockport

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Stockport

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Stockport over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Stockport

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer in Stockport.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Stockport

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stockport region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (93.75%) Apache CXF
2 30 (93.75%) Apache Camel
3 28 (87.50%) JUnit
3 28 (87.50%) Web Services
4 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
5 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.75%) Apache
5 6 (18.75%) DevOps
6 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
6 5 (15.63%) Open Source
7 3 (9.38%) Coaching
8 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
8 2 (6.25%) Fraud Detection
8 2 (6.25%) Linux
8 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.25%) SQL
9 1 (3.13%) MySQL
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle
9 1 (3.13%) XML
9 1 (3.13%) AIX
9 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
9 1 (3.13%) CSS
9 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (3.13%) Scrum
9 1 (3.13%) Swing
9 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.13%) Shell Script

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 6 (18.75%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (87.50%) JUnit
2 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (93.75%) Apache Camel
1 30 (93.75%) Apache CXF
2 28 (87.50%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) Swing
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) AIX
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (18.75%) DevOps
2 5 (15.63%) Open Source
2 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
3 3 (9.38%) Coaching
4 2 (6.25%) Fraud Detection
5 1 (3.13%) Case Management
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) OO
5 1 (3.13%) Scrum
5 1 (3.13%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle
1 1 (3.13%) Pega
1 1 (3.13%) Red Hat