The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 28 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Java 17 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.96% 1.23% 3.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.54% 4.21% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 7
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£413 £440 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £348 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £448 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Java
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
87 95 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.28% 29.14% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 60 53
Average daily rate £350 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £286 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Average hourly rate £20.06 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.13% -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 17 (54.84%) Spring
2 12 (38.71%) MVC
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) jQuery
2 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) J2EE
2 12 (38.71%) CSS
3 11 (35.48%) HTML
3 11 (35.48%) XML
3 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
4 10 (32.26%) Web Services
4 10 (32.26%) TDD
5 9 (29.03%) SQL
6 8 (25.81%) JSP
6 8 (25.81%) Spring MVC
7 6 (19.35%) OO
8 5 (16.13%) Windows
8 5 (16.13%) JUnit
8 5 (16.13%) WebLogic
8 5 (16.13%) Scrum
8 5 (16.13%) JSF
8 5 (16.13%) Scala
8 5 (16.13%) BDD
8 5 (16.13%) REST
8 5 (16.13%) CSS3
9 4 (12.90%) HTML5
9 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
9 4 (12.90%) GitHub
9 4 (12.90%) Akka
9 4 (12.90%) CouchDB

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.90%) ColdFusion
2 4 (12.90%) Railo
3 3 (9.68%) Apache
3 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (6.45%) CMS
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Agresso
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) GitHub
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) CouchDB
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) JUnit
2 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
3 3 (9.68%) Maven
4 2 (6.45%) Subversion
4 2 (6.45%) Ant
5 1 (3.23%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (3.23%) Selenium
5 1 (3.23%) Mockito
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 21 (67.74%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Scala Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Junior Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Junior Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Junior
4 3 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Finance Systems Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) Spring
2 12 (38.71%) jQuery
2 12 (38.71%) J2EE
2 12 (38.71%) CSS
3 11 (35.48%) HTML
3 11 (35.48%) XML
3 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
4 10 (32.26%) Web Services
5 8 (25.81%) JSP
5 8 (25.81%) Spring MVC
6 5 (16.13%) JSF
6 5 (16.13%) REST
6 5 (16.13%) CSS3
7 4 (12.90%) HTML5
7 4 (12.90%) Akka
7 4 (12.90%) ColdBox
7 4 (12.90%) JPA
7 4 (12.90%) Ajax
7 4 (12.90%) Batik
7 4 (12.90%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) PKI
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Open Source
2 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) MVC
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) TDD
3 6 (19.35%) OO
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
4 5 (16.13%) BDD
5 4 (12.90%) Pair Programming
5 4 (12.90%) Web Development
5 4 (12.90%) Process Management
5 4 (12.90%) OOD
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) Content Management
7 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.45%) Release Management
7 2 (6.45%) SOA
7 2 (6.45%) Identity Management
7 2 (6.45%) UML
7 2 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (3.23%) RAD
8 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
2 9 (29.03%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) Scala
4 4 (12.90%) CFML
4 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) MIIS
1 2 (6.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
3 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.23%) Infor
3 1 (3.23%) Jaspersoft
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