Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 24 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 40 38
Rank change year-on-year +10 -2 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 2 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.73% 1.85% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.93% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 14
Warrington median daily rate £425 £400 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.31% -12.31%
10th Percentile £396 £309 £361
90th Percentile £446 £479 £533
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Contract vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 260 414 598
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.55% 95.61% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 302 467
Warrington median daily rate £400 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £150 £225 £300
90th Percentile £619 £688 £700
Cheshire median daily rate £408 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +1.88% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 12
Warrington median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.47% +13.33%
10th Percentile £9.23 £9.00 £8.43
90th Percentile £32.70 £33.75 £18.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.93 £16.84
% change year-on-year -12.93% -11.34% +4.21%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Warrington

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Warrington

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Warrington region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) ATDD
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Avro
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) HDFS
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (50.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Avro
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) ATDD
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Grafana
1 1 (50.00%) Graphite