The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 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 of the Programming Languages category 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 29 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 15 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.89% 2.30% 2.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.07% 9.68% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £394 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £670 £344
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 £36.20 £37.50 £35.22
% change year-on-year
-3.46% +6.47%
Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
83 93 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 21.50% 23.72% 26.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 59 48
Average daily rate £325 £365 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +17.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £508 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 2
Average hourly rate £20.06 £26.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.58% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Java
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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
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 10 July 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 47 (72.31%) Spring
2 34 (52.31%) WebLogic
3 31 (47.69%) J2EE
4 30 (46.15%) CSS
5 27 (41.54%) XML
6 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 25 (38.46%) jQuery
7 24 (36.92%) Jenkins
7 24 (36.92%) Oracle
8 23 (35.38%) SQL
8 23 (35.38%) Web Services
9 22 (33.85%) Maven
10 21 (32.31%) JSF
11 20 (30.77%) Subversion
11 20 (30.77%) Configuration Management
12 18 (27.69%) JUnit
12 18 (27.69%) Finance
13 17 (26.15%) Eclipse
13 17 (26.15%) JAX-WS
14 16 (24.62%) LDAP
14 16 (24.62%) Ant
14 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (21.54%) Hibernate
16 13 (20.00%) MVC
16 13 (20.00%) Spring MVC
16 13 (20.00%) OO
16 13 (20.00%) XML Schema
16 13 (20.00%) X.509
17 12 (18.46%) SAML
17 12 (18.46%) SSL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 34 (52.31%) WebLogic
2 12 (18.46%) Tomcat
3 10 (15.38%) WebLogic Portal
4 9 (13.85%) Confluence
4 9 (13.85%) Apache
5 7 (10.77%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (9.23%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
7 4 (6.15%) IIS
8 3 (4.62%) CMS
8 3 (4.62%) SAS
8 3 (4.62%) ColdFusion
8 3 (4.62%) Railo
9 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Agresso
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.62%) LDAP
2 13 (20.00%) X.509
3 12 (18.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.15%) CouchDB
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.08%) MySQL
5 1 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (36.92%) Jenkins
2 22 (33.85%) Maven
3 20 (30.77%) Subversion
4 18 (27.69%) JUnit
5 17 (26.15%) Eclipse
6 16 (24.62%) Ant
7 11 (16.92%) JIRA
8 8 (12.31%) Mockito
9 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
10 3 (4.62%) Hudson
10 3 (4.62%) Gradle
11 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
11 2 (3.08%) Selenium
11 2 (3.08%) LoadRunner
11 2 (3.08%) JMeter
12 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
12 1 (1.54%) Selenium IDE
General
1 18 (27.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 46 (70.77%) Developer
2 35 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.38%) WebLogic Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (12.31%) J2EE Developer
6 7 (10.77%) Security Designer
6 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.77%) Designer
7 6 (9.23%) Senior WebLogic Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) Senior Designer
9 4 (6.15%) Scala Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Junior
9 4 (6.15%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Junior Java Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Junior Developer
10 3 (4.62%) WebLogic Consultant
10 3 (4.62%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (72.31%) Spring
2 31 (47.69%) J2EE
3 30 (46.15%) CSS
4 27 (41.54%) XML
5 25 (38.46%) jQuery
6 23 (35.38%) Web Services
7 21 (32.31%) JSF
8 17 (26.15%) JAX-WS
9 14 (21.54%) Hibernate
10 13 (20.00%) XML Schema
10 13 (20.00%) Spring MVC
11 12 (18.46%) CSS3
11 12 (18.46%) SAML
11 12 (18.46%) SOAP
12 11 (16.92%) HTML
13 10 (15.38%) WSDL
14 7 (10.77%) REST
15 5 (7.69%) .NET
16 4 (6.15%) SVG
16 4 (6.15%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Open Source
2 2 (3.08%) PKI
3 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) UNIX
2 7 (10.77%) Linux
3 3 (4.62%) Windows
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.00%) MVC
3 13 (20.00%) OO
4 12 (18.46%) Validation
5 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 10 (15.38%) Scrum
6 9 (13.85%) OOD
7 7 (10.77%) TDD
8 5 (7.69%) Web Development
8 5 (7.69%) BDD
9 4 (6.15%) Pair Programming
9 4 (6.15%) SOA
9 4 (6.15%) UML
9 4 (6.15%) Process Management
10 3 (4.62%) ITIL
10 3 (4.62%) B2B
10 3 (4.62%) Content Management
10 3 (4.62%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.62%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 23 (35.38%) SQL
3 11 (16.92%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.69%) Scala
4 5 (7.69%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 3 (4.62%) Python
5 3 (4.62%) C#
6 2 (3.08%) C++
7 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) ISEB
2 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.08%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) ISO 9002
3 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (18.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) MIIS
1 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (36.92%) Oracle
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) HP
3 2 (3.08%) Citrix
3 2 (3.08%) Capita
4 1 (1.54%) Infor
4 1 (1.54%) SAP
4 1 (1.54%) JD Edwards
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