The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swindon region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 30 24 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 17 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.82% 7.12% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.99% 7.58% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 7
Median daily rate £365 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £327 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £400 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £44.81 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-11.85% +24.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
341 356 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 96.60% 93.93% 96.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 262 302
Median daily rate £413 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £284 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 17
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Swindon region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Swindon region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (63.64%) Spring
4 16 (48.48%) Cucumber
5 15 (45.45%) Scrum
6 14 (42.42%) Hibernate
6 14 (42.42%) HTML
6 14 (42.42%) CSS
7 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
8 12 (36.36%) BDD
8 12 (36.36%) REST
9 11 (33.33%) TDD
9 11 (33.33%) Maven
10 10 (30.30%) Tomcat
10 10 (30.30%) Bitbucket
11 9 (27.27%) SOAP
12 8 (24.24%) Apache
12 8 (24.24%) SQL
12 8 (24.24%) JUnit
12 8 (24.24%) MVC
12 8 (24.24%) Spring MVC
12 8 (24.24%) Selenium
12 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
12 8 (24.24%) Mockito
13 7 (21.21%) Sass
13 7 (21.21%) XML
14 6 (18.18%) Finance
14 6 (18.18%) Kanban
15 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
15 5 (15.15%) Docker

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 10 (30.30%) Tomcat
2 8 (24.24%) Apache
3 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (6.06%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Cucumber
2 11 (33.33%) Maven
3 10 (30.30%) Bitbucket
4 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
4 8 (24.24%) JUnit
4 8 (24.24%) Mockito
4 8 (24.24%) Selenium
5 5 (15.15%) Ant
6 4 (12.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
6 4 (12.12%) JBehave
6 4 (12.12%) Subversion
7 1 (3.03%) GitLab
7 1 (3.03%) Jasmine
7 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) Spring
2 14 (42.42%) CSS
2 14 (42.42%) Hibernate
2 14 (42.42%) HTML
3 12 (36.36%) REST
4 9 (27.27%) SOAP
5 8 (24.24%) Spring MVC
6 7 (21.21%) Sass
6 7 (21.21%) XML
7 4 (12.12%) jQuery
7 4 (12.12%) Web Services
8 3 (9.09%) RESTful
9 2 (6.06%) Ajax
9 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.06%) Dropwizard
9 2 (6.06%) Java EE
9 2 (6.06%) JSON
9 2 (6.06%) JSP
9 2 (6.06%) JSTL
9 2 (6.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Scrum
3 12 (36.36%) BDD
4 11 (33.33%) TDD
5 8 (24.24%) MVC
6 6 (18.18%) Kanban
7 5 (15.15%) OO
7 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.12%) Automation Testing
8 4 (12.12%) OOD
8 4 (12.12%) Open Source
9 3 (9.09%) Microservices
9 3 (9.09%) Regression Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.06%) API Testing
10 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (6.06%) DevOps
10 2 (6.06%) Front End Development
10 2 (6.06%) Migration
11 1 (3.03%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Docker
2 3 (9.09%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Ansible
1 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) webMethods
3 1 (3.03%) Google
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