The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 11 40 26
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -14
Contract jobs citing Java 34 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.06% 2.05% 4.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.66% 10.10% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 10
Median daily rate £375 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +45.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £360 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
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
101 99 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 29.88% 20.33% 21.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 74 60
Median daily rate £341 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.68% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 8
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Java.

1 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.68%) Finance
3 23 (38.98%) HTML
3 23 (38.98%) Spring
4 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
5 21 (35.59%) CSS
6 19 (32.20%) Scrum
7 17 (28.81%) Hibernate
7 17 (28.81%) MVC
7 17 (28.81%) Selenium
8 16 (27.12%) BDD
9 15 (25.42%) REST
10 13 (22.03%) Cucumber
10 13 (22.03%) Spring MVC
11 12 (20.34%) WebDriver
11 12 (20.34%) Oracle
11 12 (20.34%) SOAP
11 12 (20.34%) Automation Testing
12 11 (18.64%) jQuery
13 10 (16.95%) TDD
13 10 (16.95%) WebSphere
14 9 (15.25%) Web Services
14 9 (15.25%) Solaris
14 9 (15.25%) SQL
14 9 (15.25%) IBM
14 9 (15.25%) Sun
14 9 (15.25%) WebSphere MQ
15 8 (13.56%) Kanban
16 7 (11.86%) SCOM
16 7 (11.86%) Veritas Cluster Server

Java
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 (16.95%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.47%) Apache
2 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.78%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.69%) Mule
4 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) LDAP
2 3 (5.08%) Intranet
3 1 (1.69%) Firewall
3 1 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (28.81%) Selenium
2 13 (22.03%) Cucumber
3 12 (20.34%) WebDriver
4 6 (10.17%) Bitbucket
4 6 (10.17%) Mockito
5 3 (5.08%) JUnit
6 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.39%) JMeter
7 1 (1.69%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.69%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.69%) Hudson
7 1 (1.69%) JBehave
7 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.69%) JIRA
7 1 (1.69%) Log4j
7 1 (1.69%) Maven
7 1 (1.69%) NWDS
7 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (40.68%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Games
3 4 (6.78%) Banking
4 3 (5.08%) Electronics
4 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.08%) Marketing
4 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Developer
2 21 (35.59%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Tester
4 8 (13.56%) Selenium Tester
5 7 (11.86%) Administrator
5 7 (11.86%) Automation Tester
5 7 (11.86%) Java Software Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Solaris Administrator
5 7 (11.86%) Test Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Java Automation Tester
6 6 (10.17%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 5 (8.47%) Agile Tester
7 5 (8.47%) Financial Software Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Web Automation Tester
7 5 (8.47%) Web Tester
8 4 (6.78%) Designer
8 4 (6.78%) Digital Designer
8 4 (6.78%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.98%) HTML
1 23 (38.98%) Spring
2 21 (35.59%) CSS
3 17 (28.81%) Hibernate
4 15 (25.42%) REST
5 13 (22.03%) Spring MVC
6 12 (20.34%) SOAP
7 11 (18.64%) jQuery
8 9 (15.25%) Web Services
8 9 (15.25%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (10.17%) JSON
9 6 (10.17%) Sass
10 5 (8.47%) .NET
11 4 (6.78%) .NET Framework
11 4 (6.78%) Apache Cordova
11 4 (6.78%) HTML5
11 4 (6.78%) JDBC
11 4 (6.78%) PhoneGap
11 4 (6.78%) Sencha Touch
11 4 (6.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.69%) Clustering
2 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.69%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Solaris
2 5 (8.47%) Android
2 5 (8.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.69%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.20%) Scrum
3 17 (28.81%) MVC
4 16 (27.12%) BDD
5 12 (20.34%) Automation Testing
6 10 (16.95%) TDD
7 8 (13.56%) Kanban
8 5 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.08%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (5.08%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.08%) Test Scripting
10 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.39%) Exploratory Testing
10 2 (3.39%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (1.69%) Functional Testing
11 1 (1.69%) Non-Functional Testing
11 1 (1.69%) Open Source
11 1 (1.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
2 9 (15.25%) SQL
3 4 (6.78%) C#
3 4 (6.78%) Objective-C
3 4 (6.78%) Perl
4 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Control-M
1 7 (11.86%) NetBackup
1 7 (11.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Oracle
2 9 (15.25%) IBM
2 9 (15.25%) Sun
3 7 (11.86%) Intel Security
4 4 (6.78%) SAP
4 4 (6.78%) Sencha
5 1 (1.69%) Avaya
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix
5 1 (1.69%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.69%) Genesys
5 1 (1.69%) Google