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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 39 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 9 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.14% 4.37% 2.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.23% 20.45% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £285 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £334 £670
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 £40.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -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
88 88 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.90% 21.36% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 59 57
Average daily rate £400 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £398 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 9
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.06 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% -33.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 31 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 31 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 10 (50.00%) Spring
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) TDD
3 7 (35.00%) MVC
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Spring MVC
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (30.00%) OOD
5 5 (25.00%) XSLT
5 5 (25.00%) HTML
5 5 (25.00%) JUnit
5 5 (25.00%) JSP
5 5 (25.00%) Finance
5 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (20.00%) Ajax
6 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (20.00%) CSS
6 4 (20.00%) JDBC
6 4 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (15.00%) SOAP
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 3 (15.00%) Scrum
7 3 (15.00%) REST
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
8 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (10.00%) Mule ESB
8 2 (10.00%) Talend
8 2 (10.00%) Apache Camel
8 2 (10.00%) BDD
8 2 (10.00%) Mule

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (10.00%) Mule
1 2 (10.00%) Mule ESB
2 1 (5.00%) Liferay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Database Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Database Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Tester
6 1 (5.00%) SOA Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (30.00%) Spring MVC
3 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (25.00%) XSLT
3 5 (25.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) JSP
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) JDBC
4 4 (20.00%) Web Services
4 4 (20.00%) Ajax
5 3 (15.00%) REST
5 3 (15.00%) SOAP
6 2 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) J2EE
6 2 (10.00%) XML
6 2 (10.00%) JMS
6 2 (10.00%) Apache Camel
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) MVC
1 7 (35.00%) TDD
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) OOD
3 4 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) SOA
6 1 (5.00%) BPEL
6 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Talend
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) hybris
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