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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 32 27 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Contract jobs citing Java 30 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.17% 4.11% 1.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.54% 14.48% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 10
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£394 £325 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% -11.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £265 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £481 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
171 145 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 23.78% 28.38% 30.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 86 132
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 8 15
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.58% -31.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £13.77 £15.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £41.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -9 13 £375 - 10
Salisbury -2 7 £400 +45.45% 2
Chippenham - 2 £400 - 4
Trowbridge - 1 £550 - 1
Warminster - - - - 1
Corsham - - - - 1
Calne - - - -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (44.83%) SQL
2 25 (43.10%) JavaScript
3 20 (34.48%) HTML
4 17 (29.31%) XML
5 15 (25.86%) Spring
5 15 (25.86%) MVC
6 14 (24.14%) Web Services
6 14 (24.14%) MySQL
7 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (22.41%) Degree
7 13 (22.41%) jQuery
8 12 (20.69%) TDD
8 12 (20.69%) CSS
8 12 (20.69%) JSP
9 11 (18.97%) Bash Shell
10 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
10 10 (17.24%) Ajax
10 10 (17.24%) Oracle
10 10 (17.24%) C++
11 9 (15.52%) Hibernate
12 8 (13.79%) J2EE
12 8 (13.79%) Linux
12 8 (13.79%) GlassFish
13 7 (12.07%) Spring MVC
13 7 (12.07%) Mathematics
13 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
13 7 (12.07%) Bayesian Methods
13 7 (12.07%) OOD
13 7 (12.07%) C#
13 7 (12.07%) SOAP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (13.79%) GlassFish
2 6 (10.34%) WebSphere
2 6 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.62%) Railo
3 5 (8.62%) ColdFusion
4 4 (6.90%) Apache
5 3 (5.17%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (5.17%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (5.17%) iPlanet
5 3 (5.17%) ArcGIS
5 3 (5.17%) CMS
5 3 (5.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (5.17%) IIS
6 2 (3.45%) JBoss
6 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.72%) Cordys
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) GitHub
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
3 1 (1.72%) PaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) LDAP
1 2 (3.45%) SAN
1 2 (3.45%) NAS
2 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
2 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) MySQL
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.45%) HBase
4 2 (3.45%) Voldemort
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.45%) CouchDB
4 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.72%) OLTP
5 1 (1.72%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) JUnit
1 5 (8.62%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.17%) NetBeans
3 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.72%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (1.72%) Subversion
4 1 (1.72%) Maven
4 1 (1.72%) Selenium
4 1 (1.72%) jMock
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.90%) Electronics
2 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.90%) Marketing
3 3 (5.17%) Military
3 3 (5.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (70.69%) Developer
2 24 (41.38%) Java Developer
3 5 (8.62%) Architect
4 4 (6.90%) Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
4 4 (6.90%) WebSphere Administrator
4 4 (6.90%) Administrator
5 3 (5.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Applications Support
6 2 (3.45%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Report Developer
7 1 (1.72%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (34.48%) HTML
2 17 (29.31%) XML
3 15 (25.86%) Spring
4 14 (24.14%) Web Services
5 13 (22.41%) jQuery
6 12 (20.69%) CSS
6 12 (20.69%) JSP
7 10 (17.24%) Ajax
8 9 (15.52%) Hibernate
9 8 (13.79%) J2EE
10 7 (12.07%) SOAP
10 7 (12.07%) Spring MVC
11 6 (10.34%) .NET
11 6 (10.34%) REST
12 5 (8.62%) CSS3
12 5 (8.62%) HTML5
12 5 (8.62%) ColdBox
12 5 (8.62%) JDBC
12 5 (8.62%) XSD
12 5 (8.62%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.07%) Mathematics
3 6 (10.34%) Physics
3 6 (10.34%) Open Source
4 4 (6.90%) Biometrics
4 4 (6.90%) DTV
5 2 (3.45%) PKI
5 2 (3.45%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.72%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) Windows
3 4 (6.90%) UNIX
4 3 (5.17%) AIX
4 3 (5.17%) Solaris
4 3 (5.17%) zOS
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) MVC
2 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.69%) TDD
4 7 (12.07%) OOD
4 7 (12.07%) Bayesian Methods
5 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.34%) Scrum
6 4 (6.90%) Programme Management
6 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (5.17%) OO
7 3 (5.17%) Markov Chain
7 3 (5.17%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.17%) BDD
7 3 (5.17%) Monte Carlo Method
7 3 (5.17%) Release Management
8 2 (3.45%) DevOps
8 2 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) SQL
2 25 (43.10%) JavaScript
3 11 (18.97%) Bash Shell
4 10 (17.24%) C++
5 7 (12.07%) C#
6 5 (8.62%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.62%) Python
6 5 (8.62%) CFML
7 3 (5.17%) VB6
7 3 (5.17%) VB
7 3 (5.17%) Perl
8 2 (3.45%) PHP
8 2 (3.45%) C
8 2 (3.45%) R
9 1 (1.72%) XQuery
9 1 (1.72%) Ruby
9 1 (1.72%) XPath
9 1 (1.72%) Groovy
9 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
1 2 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) MIIS
1 2 (3.45%) Puppet
1 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Oracle
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) SAP
4 3 (5.17%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco
5 1 (1.72%) Nokia
5 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.72%) Trapeze
5 1 (1.72%) F5
5 1 (1.72%) Jaspersoft
Swindon, Wiltshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago