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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 34 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 9 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.28% 3.58% 1.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.54% 16.47% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 5
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£375 £300 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £285 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £334 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.40 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.93%
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
78 85 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 19.80% 21.74% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 51 55
Average daily rate £361 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.15% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 7
Average hourly rate £20.19 £33.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.19% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.03 £20.06 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.50 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015, 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 11 (50.00%) Spring
2 9 (40.91%) TDD
2 9 (40.91%) MVC
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) OOD
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) Spring MVC
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) HTML
5 6 (27.27%) JUnit
5 6 (27.27%) JSP
5 6 (27.27%) XSLT
6 5 (22.73%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) CSS
6 5 (22.73%) JDBC
6 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
6 5 (22.73%) Ajax
7 4 (18.18%) SOAP
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) C#
8 3 (13.64%) .NET
8 3 (13.64%) Scrum
8 3 (13.64%) IBM
8 3 (13.64%) BDD
8 3 (13.64%) REST
9 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
9 2 (9.09%) LINQ to SQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 2 (9.09%) Mule
1 2 (9.09%) Liferay
1 2 (9.09%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.55%) Xcode
2 1 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Software Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Database Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Director
5 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Database Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) Spring
2 7 (31.82%) Spring MVC
3 6 (27.27%) XSLT
3 6 (27.27%) HTML
3 6 (27.27%) JSP
4 5 (22.73%) CSS
4 5 (22.73%) JDBC
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services
4 5 (22.73%) Ajax
4 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
5 4 (18.18%) SOAP
6 3 (13.64%) .NET
6 3 (13.64%) REST
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
7 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
7 2 (9.09%) LINQ to SQL
7 2 (9.09%) WCF
7 2 (9.09%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) MVC
1 9 (40.91%) TDD
2 8 (36.36%) OOD
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (13.64%) BDD
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) Migration
7 1 (4.55%) SOA
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.55%) SDLC
7 1 (4.55%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
1 3 (13.64%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Talend