The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 52 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 6 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.92% 1.20% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.38% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Average daily rate
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£369 £363 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £313 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
Java Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
616 434 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.77% 87.15% 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 288 390
Average daily rate £425 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £518 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 21 40
Average hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.54% +51.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Wiltshire region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Wiltshire region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -8 6 £369 +22.91% 2
Chippenham - - - -
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) Spring
3 12 (60.00%) JSP
4 11 (55.00%) HTML
4 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
5 9 (45.00%) MVC
5 9 (45.00%) Spring MVC
6 8 (40.00%) Ajax
6 8 (40.00%) TDD
6 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (35.00%) Web Services
7 7 (35.00%) CSS
8 6 (30.00%) JDBC
8 6 (30.00%) JUnit
8 6 (30.00%) XSLT
9 5 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (25.00%) XML
9 5 (25.00%) J2EE
9 5 (25.00%) MySQL
9 5 (25.00%) OOD
9 5 (25.00%) jQuery
10 4 (20.00%) JPA
10 4 (20.00%) REST
10 4 (20.00%) SQL
11 3 (15.00%) C++
11 3 (15.00%) XSD
11 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
12 2 (10.00%) GlassFish
12 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (10.00%) JBoss
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) JUnit
2 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) NetBeans
3 1 (5.00%) jMock
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.00%) Military
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) Spring
2 12 (60.00%) JSP
3 11 (55.00%) HTML
3 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
4 9 (45.00%) Spring MVC
5 8 (40.00%) Ajax
6 7 (35.00%) Web Services
6 7 (35.00%) CSS
7 6 (30.00%) JDBC
7 6 (30.00%) XSLT
8 5 (25.00%) XML
8 5 (25.00%) J2EE
8 5 (25.00%) jQuery
9 4 (20.00%) JPA
9 4 (20.00%) REST
10 3 (15.00%) XSD
10 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
11 2 (10.00%) Struts
12 1 (5.00%) XML Schema
12 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (5.00%) DTV
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (25.00%) OOD
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) UML
5 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) BDD
5 1 (5.00%) Kanban
5 1 (5.00%) Monte Carlo Method
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) Bayesian Methods
5 1 (5.00%) Markov Chain
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Trapeze
2 1 (5.00%) Jaspersoft