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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 15 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Contract jobs citing Java 57 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.19% 3.87% 3.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.08% 16.56% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 21 8
Average daily rate £375 £375 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £563 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £36.95 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.60% -1.46%
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
203 157 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.17% 23.40% 29.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 90 94
Average daily rate £368 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £460 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 3
Average hourly rate £43.50 £28.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.63% +5.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 41 £375 - 15
Chippenham - 1 - - 5
Malmesbury - 1 - -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 48 (60.00%) Spring
2 44 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (46.25%) Hibernate
4 26 (32.50%) Scrum
5 25 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 25 (31.25%) SQL
6 23 (28.75%) Finance
7 18 (22.50%) HTML
8 17 (21.25%) CSS
9 16 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
10 15 (18.75%) TDD
11 13 (16.25%) MVC
11 13 (16.25%) BDD
12 12 (15.00%) Cucumber
13 11 (13.75%) Games
13 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
14 10 (12.50%) OO
14 10 (12.50%) Tomcat
14 10 (12.50%) Automated Testing
14 10 (12.50%) Jenkins
14 10 (12.50%) Selenium
15 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
16 8 (10.00%) Oracle
16 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
16 8 (10.00%) Open Source
16 8 (10.00%) SDLC
17 7 (8.75%) Multithreading
17 7 (8.75%) Software Engineering

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.00%) Apache
3 4 (5.00%) Node.js
4 1 (1.25%) IIS
4 1 (1.25%) JBoss
4 1 (1.25%) Liferay
4 1 (1.25%) Mule
4 1 (1.25%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.25%) Force.com
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Internet
1 1 (1.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.25%) MS Access
4 1 (1.25%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Cucumber
2 10 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 10 (12.50%) Selenium
3 6 (7.50%) JBehave
3 6 (7.50%) Subversion
4 4 (5.00%) Maven
4 4 (5.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.75%) Bower
5 3 (3.75%) Grunt
5 3 (3.75%) gulp
5 3 (3.75%) JIRA
5 3 (3.75%) JUnit
5 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.50%) Android Studio
6 2 (2.50%) Ant
6 2 (2.50%) Mockito
6 2 (2.50%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.50%) Xcode
7 1 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 23 (28.75%) Finance
2 11 (13.75%) Games
3 4 (5.00%) Electronics
3 4 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.00%) Marketing
3 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.75%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 54 (67.50%) Developer
2 44 (55.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.75%) Technical Leader
4 10 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Architect
5 9 (11.25%) Java Team Leader
5 9 (11.25%) Team Leader
5 9 (11.25%) Technical Team Leader
6 8 (10.00%) Java Architect
6 8 (10.00%) Java Technical Architect
6 8 (10.00%) Lead Architect
6 8 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Technical Architect
7 7 (8.75%) Developer in Test
8 5 (6.25%) Agile Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.25%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Digital Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (60.00%) Spring
2 37 (46.25%) Hibernate
3 18 (22.50%) HTML
4 17 (21.25%) CSS
5 6 (7.50%) .NET
5 6 (7.50%) AngularJS
5 6 (7.50%) RESTful
5 6 (7.50%) XML
6 5 (6.25%) Spring MVC
7 4 (5.00%) JSP
7 4 (5.00%) Web Services
8 3 (3.75%) JPA
8 3 (3.75%) jQuery
8 3 (3.75%) LESS
8 3 (3.75%) REST
8 3 (3.75%) Sass
8 3 (3.75%) Struts
8 3 (3.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.50%) PhoneGap
9 2 (2.50%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Linux
1 7 (8.75%) Windows
2 6 (7.50%) Unix
3 4 (5.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.75%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.50%) Android
5 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.50%) Scrum
3 15 (18.75%) TDD
4 13 (16.25%) BDD
4 13 (16.25%) MVC
5 10 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 10 (12.50%) OO
6 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (10.00%) Open Source
7 8 (10.00%) SDLC
8 7 (8.75%) Multithreading
8 7 (8.75%) SOA
8 7 (8.75%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.50%) Data Modelling
9 6 (7.50%) DevOps
9 6 (7.50%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.25%) OOD
11 4 (5.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (31.25%) JavaScript
1 25 (31.25%) SQL
2 5 (6.25%) C#
3 4 (5.00%) ECMAScript
4 3 (3.75%) C
4 3 (3.75%) C++
4 3 (3.75%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.75%) TypeScript
5 2 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (1.25%) Ada
6 1 (1.25%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.25%) ES6
6 1 (1.25%) F#
6 1 (1.25%) PHP
6 1 (1.25%) Ruby
6 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.25%) VBA
6 1 (1.25%) VBScript
6 1 (1.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.75%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.50%) Degree
3 2 (2.50%) ISEB
4 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) Docker
3 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Puppet
2 3 (3.75%) SCCM
3 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle
3 4 (5.00%) SAP
4 3 (3.75%) Adobe
5 2 (2.50%) Sencha
6 1 (1.25%) hybris
6 1 (1.25%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.25%) Percona
6 1 (1.25%) Remedy
6 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.25%) Talend
6 1 (1.25%) VMware
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