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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 29 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 14 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.41% - 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.66% - 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 5
Average daily rate
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£300 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 - £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £306 - £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £339
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% -6.25%
Job Titles Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
382 379 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 92.94% 95.23% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 256 214
Average daily rate £413 £410 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +5.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 14
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -14.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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 30 July 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 38 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (81.58%) Spring
3 26 (68.42%) J2EE
4 24 (63.16%) JavaScript
5 21 (55.26%) CSS
6 17 (44.74%) jQuery
7 16 (42.11%) WebLogic
7 16 (42.11%) XML
7 16 (42.11%) Hibernate
8 15 (39.47%) JSF
9 14 (36.84%) Maven
9 14 (36.84%) Spring MVC
9 14 (36.84%) MVC
9 14 (36.84%) Finance
9 14 (36.84%) Web Services
9 14 (36.84%) JUnit
9 14 (36.84%) SQL
10 13 (34.21%) HTML
10 13 (34.21%) OO
11 11 (28.95%) OOD
12 10 (26.32%) Apache
12 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
12 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
13 8 (21.05%) REST
13 8 (21.05%) Eclipse
13 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (21.05%) TDD
14 7 (18.42%) Ant
15 6 (15.79%) Oracle
15 6 (15.79%) SOAP

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 16 (42.11%) WebLogic
2 10 (26.32%) Apache
2 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
3 6 (15.79%) WebLogic Portal
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (13.16%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (2.63%) Confluence
5 1 (2.63%) SAS
5 1 (2.63%) IIS
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) LDAP
2 2 (5.26%) X.509
3 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) CouchDB
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) Big Data
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Maven
1 14 (36.84%) JUnit
2 8 (21.05%) Eclipse
3 7 (18.42%) Ant
4 6 (15.79%) Subversion
5 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
6 3 (7.89%) Mockito
7 1 (2.63%) Gradle
7 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.63%) Selenium
7 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (81.58%) Spring
2 26 (68.42%) J2EE
3 21 (55.26%) CSS
4 17 (44.74%) jQuery
5 16 (42.11%) XML
5 16 (42.11%) Hibernate
6 15 (39.47%) JSF
7 14 (36.84%) Spring MVC
7 14 (36.84%) Web Services
8 13 (34.21%) HTML
9 8 (21.05%) REST
10 6 (15.79%) SOAP
11 5 (13.16%) JSP
12 4 (10.53%) SVG
12 4 (10.53%) Batik
12 4 (10.53%) JAX-WS
12 4 (10.53%) Akka
12 4 (10.53%) Play Framework
12 4 (10.53%) CSS3
13 3 (7.89%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
1 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) UNIX
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) MVC
2 13 (34.21%) OO
3 11 (28.95%) OOD
4 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
5 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.05%) TDD
6 5 (13.16%) Web Development
7 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.53%) Pair Programming
7 4 (10.53%) Process Management
7 4 (10.53%) BDD
8 3 (7.89%) SOA
8 3 (7.89%) UML
8 3 (7.89%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (5.26%) B2B
9 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.63%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (2.63%) Time Management
10 1 (2.63%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (2.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 14 (36.84%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.53%) Scala
5 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (2.63%) JBoss
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