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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 5 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing Java 50 36 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 14.53% 9.55% 5.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.31% 26.09% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 19
Median daily rate £355 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £326 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £408 £390
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £36.95
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +15.02%

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
134 138 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 38.95% 36.60% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 108 54
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £50.00 £17.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -12.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017, 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 62 (65.26%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (44.21%) Selenium
3 37 (38.95%) Spring
4 35 (36.84%) BDD
5 34 (35.79%) Cucumber
6 30 (31.58%) REST
7 29 (30.53%) Scrum
8 25 (26.32%) Jenkins
9 24 (25.26%) SQL
10 23 (24.21%) SOAP
11 22 (23.16%) Maven
12 21 (22.11%) Web Services
12 21 (22.11%) Oracle
12 21 (22.11%) HTML
12 21 (22.11%) CSS
13 20 (21.05%) JavaScript
13 20 (21.05%) Finance
13 20 (21.05%) WebDriver
14 19 (20.00%) Hibernate
15 17 (17.89%) Test Scripting
15 17 (17.89%) Docker
16 16 (16.84%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (16.84%) Tomcat
17 15 (15.79%) Linux
17 15 (15.79%) JIRA
17 15 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 15 (15.79%) Performance Testing
17 15 (15.79%) Git (software)
18 14 (14.74%) Bitbucket
18 14 (14.74%) Amazon AWS

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 16 (16.84%) Tomcat
2 11 (11.58%) Apache
2 11 (11.58%) Confluence
3 9 (9.47%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (5.26%) JBoss
5 4 (4.21%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.16%) NetWeaver
7 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.21%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (4.21%) Amazon S3
3 4 (4.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (4.21%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (4.21%) GitHub
3 4 (4.21%) Route 53
3 4 (4.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) HTTP
1 4 (4.21%) LDAP
1 4 (4.21%) SSL
1 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
1 4 (4.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.42%) NoSQL
2 7 (7.37%) MySQL
2 7 (7.37%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (4.21%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (3.16%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.11%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 42 (44.21%) Selenium
2 34 (35.79%) Cucumber
3 25 (26.32%) Jenkins
4 22 (23.16%) Maven
5 20 (21.05%) WebDriver
6 15 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 15 (15.79%) JIRA
7 14 (14.74%) Bitbucket
8 11 (11.58%) Ant
9 8 (8.42%) GitLab
9 8 (8.42%) JUnit
9 8 (8.42%) Mockito
10 7 (7.37%) JBehave
10 7 (7.37%) Subversion
11 5 (5.26%) SoapUI
11 5 (5.26%) SonarQube
12 4 (4.21%) Artifactory
12 4 (4.21%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (4.21%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Banking
3 3 (3.16%) Games
4 2 (2.11%) Electronics
4 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.11%) Marketing
4 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (43.16%) Developer
2 33 (34.74%) Java Developer
3 19 (20.00%) Tester
4 15 (15.79%) Automation Tester
5 13 (13.68%) Analyst
5 13 (13.68%) Automation Test Analyst
5 13 (13.68%) Test Analyst
6 11 (11.58%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (10.53%) Developer in Test
7 10 (10.53%) Java Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 8 (8.42%) WebOps Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) Test Automation Developer
10 6 (6.32%) Java Automation Tester
10 6 (6.32%) Test Engineer
10 6 (6.32%) Test Leader
11 5 (5.26%) Software Tester
11 5 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (38.95%) Spring
2 30 (31.58%) REST
3 23 (24.21%) SOAP
4 21 (22.11%) CSS
4 21 (22.11%) HTML
4 21 (22.11%) Web Services
5 19 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 11 (11.58%) Elastic Stack
7 10 (10.53%) XML
8 9 (9.47%) Spring MVC
9 8 (8.42%) Sass
10 7 (7.37%) WebCenter
11 5 (5.26%) jQuery
11 5 (5.26%) JSP
12 3 (3.16%) Gherkin
12 3 (3.16%) HTML5
12 3 (3.16%) JSON
12 3 (3.16%) RESTful
13 2 (2.11%) AngularJS
13 2 (2.11%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.11%) CESG
4 1 (1.05%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.79%) Linux
2 10 (10.53%) Windows
3 7 (7.37%) Amazon Linux
3 7 (7.37%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.26%) CentOS
4 5 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.21%) CoreOS
6 1 (1.05%) Android
6 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (65.26%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (36.84%) BDD
3 29 (30.53%) Scrum
4 17 (17.89%) Test Scripting
5 16 (16.84%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (15.79%) Performance Testing
7 14 (14.74%) DevOps
7 14 (14.74%) Microservices
7 14 (14.74%) TDD
8 13 (13.68%) Kanban
9 12 (12.63%) Automation Testing
10 11 (11.58%) Open Source
11 10 (10.53%) MVC
12 9 (9.47%) OO
12 9 (9.47%) Test Automation
13 8 (8.42%) Web Development
13 8 (8.42%) Web Operations
14 7 (7.37%) Database Tuning
14 7 (7.37%) Exploratory Testing
14 7 (7.37%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.26%) SQL
2 20 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 11 (11.58%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.21%) Python
5 4 (4.21%) Ruby
6 3 (3.16%) ABAP
7 1 (1.05%) C
7 1 (1.05%) C#
7 1 (1.05%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (5.26%) Degree
1 5 (5.26%) ISEB
1 5 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.11%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) SDET
3 2 (2.11%) WCAG
4 1 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (17.89%) Docker
2 7 (7.37%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.21%) LXC
3 4 (4.21%) VirtualBox
4 3 (3.16%) Varnish
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (14.74%) Ansible
2 7 (7.37%) Icinga
2 7 (7.37%) Kibana
2 7 (7.37%) logstash
3 5 (5.26%) Nagios
4 4 (4.21%) OSSEC
4 4 (4.21%) Terraform
5 1 (1.05%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (22.11%) Oracle
2 7 (7.37%) Atlassian
2 7 (7.37%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.26%) Google
3 5 (5.26%) SAP
4 4 (4.21%) New Relic
5 2 (2.11%) webMethods
6 1 (1.05%) IBM
6 1 (1.05%) Sencha
6 1 (1.05%) Sun
Swindon, Wiltshire
Southern Lights Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago