The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Swindon region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 24 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 25 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.63% - 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.27% - 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 3
Average daily rate £356 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Job Titles Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
399 258 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 89.86% 95.56% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 209 246
Average daily rate £400 £410 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +14.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 16
Average hourly rate £21.75 £13.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.39 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Java Developer
Wiltshire

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (92.31%) Spring
3 23 (88.46%) J2EE
4 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
5 16 (61.54%) CSS
6 15 (57.69%) XML
6 15 (57.69%) Finance
7 14 (53.85%) jQuery
8 13 (50.00%) Maven
8 13 (50.00%) WebLogic
9 12 (46.15%) SQL
9 12 (46.15%) JSF
9 12 (46.15%) Hibernate
10 11 (42.31%) HTML
10 11 (42.31%) JUnit
11 10 (38.46%) Spring MVC
11 10 (38.46%) MVC
12 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
12 9 (34.62%) OO
12 9 (34.62%) Apache
12 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
12 9 (34.62%) OOD
13 6 (23.08%) Eclipse
13 6 (23.08%) Ant
13 6 (23.08%) Web Services
13 6 (23.08%) WebLogic Portal
14 5 (19.23%) Subversion
14 5 (19.23%) SOAP
14 5 (19.23%) AquaLogic Service Bus
14 5 (19.23%) Oracle Service Bus

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (34.62%) Apache
2 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
3 6 (23.08%) WebLogic Portal
4 5 (19.23%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (3.85%) Confluence
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.85%) SAS
5 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) LDAP
2 2 (7.69%) X.509
3 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Maven
2 11 (42.31%) JUnit
3 6 (23.08%) Eclipse
3 6 (23.08%) Ant
4 5 (19.23%) Subversion
5 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
6 2 (7.69%) Mockito
7 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.85%) JIRA
7 1 (3.85%) Selenium
7 1 (3.85%) Gradle
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) Spring
2 23 (88.46%) J2EE
3 16 (61.54%) CSS
4 15 (57.69%) XML
5 14 (53.85%) jQuery
6 12 (46.15%) JSF
6 12 (46.15%) Hibernate
7 11 (42.31%) HTML
8 10 (38.46%) Spring MVC
9 6 (23.08%) Web Services
10 5 (19.23%) SOAP
10 5 (19.23%) REST
11 4 (15.38%) CSS3
12 3 (11.54%) JAX-WS
12 3 (11.54%) XML Schema
13 2 (7.69%) JPA
13 2 (7.69%) WSDL
14 1 (3.85%) Middleware
14 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
14 1 (3.85%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) UNIX
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) MVC
2 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
2 9 (34.62%) OO
2 9 (34.62%) OOD
3 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) UML
5 2 (7.69%) B2B
5 2 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) Validation
6 1 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.85%) Web Development
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle