Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 27 July 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 > Stockport
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +11
Contract jobs citing Java 38 34 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 46.34% 22.67% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 55.88% 54.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 0
Stockport median daily rate £410 £416 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.50% - -
Manchester median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.06% +10.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Stockport median hourly rate £42.50 - -
Manchester median hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year +49.12% -26.45% +29.17%

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Stockport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 68 62 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 82.93% 41.33% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 51 22
Stockport median daily rate £410 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% +15.38% +14.04%
10th Percentile £292 £308 £275
90th Percentile £438 £525 £375
Manchester median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 0 3
Stockport median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
Manchester median hourly rate £29.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +31.82% +10.00% -20.00%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Stockport

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Stockport

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Stockport over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Stockport

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Java.

1 24 (63.16%) JUnit
2 18 (47.37%) Apache CXF
2 18 (47.37%) Apache Camel
3 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (39.47%) Web Services
5 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
6 12 (31.58%) HTML
7 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
8 10 (26.32%) SQL
9 9 (23.68%) DevOps
9 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
9 9 (23.68%) Scrum
9 9 (23.68%) HTML5
10 7 (18.42%) Open Source
10 7 (18.42%) XML
10 7 (18.42%) Maven
11 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
11 6 (15.79%) CSS
11 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
11 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
11 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
12 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
12 5 (13.16%) Node.js
12 5 (13.16%) REST
12 5 (13.16%) Linux
12 5 (13.16%) OO
12 5 (13.16%) Apache
12 5 (13.16%) Swing
13 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
13 4 (10.53%) MySQL

Java
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 5 (13.16%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
1 2 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (10.53%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (63.16%) JUnit
2 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
3 7 (18.42%) Maven
4 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.53%) Jasmine
5 3 (7.89%) Gradle
5 3 (7.89%) JIRA
5 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (89.47%) Developer
2 28 (73.68%) Java Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Angular Developer
3 3 (7.89%) C++ Developer
3 3 (7.89%) C++ Software Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Java Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (7.89%) JavaScript Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (2.63%) Lead Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) Apache Camel
1 18 (47.37%) Apache CXF
2 15 (39.47%) Web Services
3 12 (31.58%) HTML
4 9 (23.68%) HTML5
5 7 (18.42%) XML
6 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 6 (15.79%) CSS
7 5 (13.16%) Node.js
7 5 (13.16%) REST
7 5 (13.16%) Swing
8 3 (7.89%) J2EE
8 3 (7.89%) OSGi
8 3 (7.89%) SWT
8 3 (7.89%) WPF
8 3 (7.89%) WSDL
9 2 (5.26%) JSON
9 2 (5.26%) Restlet
9 2 (5.26%) Servlets
9 2 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) iPad
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) DevOps
2 9 (23.68%) Scrum
2 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
3 7 (18.42%) Open Source
4 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.16%) OO
6 4 (10.53%) Case Management
6 4 (10.53%) Microservices
7 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Kanban
7 3 (7.89%) TDD
8 2 (5.26%) Coaching
8 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.26%) Defect Tracking
8 2 (5.26%) Fraud Detection
8 2 (5.26%) Scrum-ban
9 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.63%) Service Design
9 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 10 (26.32%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) C#
3 3 (7.89%) C++
3 3 (7.89%) VB
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Pega
1 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle