The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 30 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 32 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.34% 1.41% 3.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.31% 4.58% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 16
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £320 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.20% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.63 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.78% -2.77%
Java
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
209 153 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 28.36% 30.91% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 91 128
Average daily rate £400 £319 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £251 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 15
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.66 £25.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Java
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 within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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 -1 13 £425 +30.76% 4
Salisbury - 8 £400 - 1
Chippenham - 1 £438 - 6
Corsham - - - - 2
Marlborough - - - -
Trowbridge - - - -
Warminster - - - -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 28 (45.16%) JavaScript
2 26 (41.94%) SQL
3 22 (35.48%) XML
4 21 (33.87%) HTML
5 17 (27.42%) Web Services
5 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (27.42%) Spring
6 14 (22.58%) Degree
7 13 (20.97%) Computer Science
7 13 (20.97%) jQuery
7 13 (20.97%) MVC
7 13 (20.97%) MySQL
7 13 (20.97%) CSS
8 12 (19.35%) TDD
9 11 (17.74%) J2EE
10 10 (16.13%) JSP
10 10 (16.13%) Hibernate
10 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
10 10 (16.13%) Bash Shell
11 9 (14.52%) C++
11 9 (14.52%) Tomcat
12 8 (12.90%) Ajax
12 8 (12.90%) GlassFish
12 8 (12.90%) Spring MVC
12 8 (12.90%) REST
13 7 (11.29%) Bayesian Methods
13 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
13 7 (11.29%) Mathematics
13 7 (11.29%) Scrum
13 7 (11.29%) Python

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 9 (14.52%) Tomcat
2 8 (12.90%) GlassFish
3 5 (8.06%) Railo
3 5 (8.06%) ColdFusion
4 4 (6.45%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.84%) ArcGIS
5 3 (4.84%) CMS
5 3 (4.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.23%) JBoss
7 1 (1.61%) Apache
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.61%) Cordys
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (8.06%) GitHub
2 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) LDAP
2 1 (1.61%) SAN
2 1 (1.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) MySQL
2 5 (8.06%) CouchDB
3 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.61%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.61%) HBase
5 1 (1.61%) Big Data
5 1 (1.61%) Voldemort
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) JUnit
1 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) Maven
2 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.84%) NetBeans
2 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.61%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (1.61%) Ant
3 1 (1.61%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) Selenium
3 1 (1.61%) jMock
3 1 (1.61%) Mockito
General
1 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
1 3 (4.84%) Military
2 2 (3.23%) Marketing
2 2 (3.23%) Electronics
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (77.42%) Developer
2 36 (58.06%) Java Developer
3 5 (8.06%) Software Developer
3 5 (8.06%) Analyst
4 4 (6.45%) Architect
4 4 (6.45%) Junior
4 4 (6.45%) Junior Developer
4 4 (6.45%) Junior Java Developer
4 4 (6.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (6.45%) Scala Developer
5 3 (4.84%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (3.23%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.61%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (1.61%) Project Manager
7 1 (1.61%) Business Analyst
7 1 (1.61%) Tester
7 1 (1.61%) Test Analyst
7 1 (1.61%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (1.61%) Web Developer
7 1 (1.61%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (35.48%) XML
2 21 (33.87%) HTML
3 17 (27.42%) Web Services
3 17 (27.42%) Spring
4 13 (20.97%) jQuery
4 13 (20.97%) CSS
5 11 (17.74%) J2EE
6 10 (16.13%) JSP
6 10 (16.13%) Hibernate
7 8 (12.90%) Ajax
7 8 (12.90%) Spring MVC
7 8 (12.90%) REST
8 5 (8.06%) CSS3
8 5 (8.06%) ColdBox
8 5 (8.06%) HTML5
8 5 (8.06%) JSF
8 5 (8.06%) SOAP
8 5 (8.06%) .NET
9 4 (6.45%) XSD
9 4 (6.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.29%) Mathematics
3 6 (9.68%) Physics
3 6 (9.68%) Open Source
4 4 (6.45%) Biometrics
5 3 (4.84%) PKI
5 3 (4.84%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (3.23%) Reference Data
6 2 (3.23%) DTV
7 1 (1.61%) GIS
7 1 (1.61%) Remote Sensing
7 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.97%) MVC
3 12 (19.35%) TDD
4 7 (11.29%) Scrum
4 7 (11.29%) Bayesian Methods
5 5 (8.06%) BDD
6 4 (6.45%) Web Development
6 4 (6.45%) Pair Programming
6 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.45%) Process Management
6 4 (6.45%) OO
7 3 (4.84%) UML
7 3 (4.84%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (4.84%) Markov Chain
7 3 (4.84%) Monte Carlo Method
8 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.23%) OOD
8 2 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.16%) JavaScript
2 26 (41.94%) SQL
3 10 (16.13%) Bash Shell
4 9 (14.52%) C++
5 7 (11.29%) Python
6 5 (8.06%) CFML
6 5 (8.06%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.06%) Scala
7 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.23%) Perl
7 2 (3.23%) R
8 1 (1.61%) XQuery
8 1 (1.61%) Ruby
8 1 (1.61%) XPath
8 1 (1.61%) Groovy
8 1 (1.61%) PHP
8 1 (1.61%) C
8 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
3 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) ISEB
5 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.84%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) MIIS
1 3 (4.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.61%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Oracle
2 3 (4.84%) SAP
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (1.61%) Siebel
4 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.61%) Trapeze
4 1 (1.61%) Jaspersoft
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