Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 November 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
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 20 21
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -7
Contract jobs citing Java 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 2.02% 3.25% 2.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 9.80% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £369 - £275
10th Percentile £329 - £263
90th Percentile £403 - £288
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £313 £388
% change year-on-year +12.00% -19.35% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - £8.00

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 52 51 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 52.53% 33.12% 61.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 31
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £375 £320 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.19% -10.49% +10.00%
10th Percentile £298 £151 £263
90th Percentile £438 £396 £430
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £33.00 £15.37
% change year-on-year +36.36% +114.70% +13.85%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Stoke-on-Trent

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Java.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 1 (50.00%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin