The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 14 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 58 52 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.57% 7.70% 5.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.00% 23.85% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 40 23
Median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £408 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%

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
200 218 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.54% 32.30% 23.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 154 86
Median daily rate £413 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Median hourly rate £40.25 £43.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.47% +116.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.90 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £44.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +8 51 £355 -5.33% 8
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 77 (66.38%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (40.52%) Selenium
3 43 (37.07%) Spring
4 39 (33.62%) Cucumber
4 39 (33.62%) BDD
5 33 (28.45%) Scrum
6 31 (26.72%) REST
6 31 (26.72%) Jenkins
7 30 (25.86%) SQL
8 26 (22.41%) Oracle
9 25 (21.55%) Maven
10 23 (19.83%) SOAP
10 23 (19.83%) JavaScript
11 22 (18.97%) HTML
11 22 (18.97%) Web Services
11 22 (18.97%) CSS
11 22 (18.97%) Finance
11 22 (18.97%) Git (software)
12 21 (18.10%) Hibernate
13 20 (17.24%) Linux
13 20 (17.24%) WebDriver
14 19 (16.38%) Amazon AWS
14 19 (16.38%) Ansible
14 19 (16.38%) DevOps
15 18 (15.52%) Docker
15 18 (15.52%) Test Scripting
16 17 (14.66%) JIRA
16 17 (14.66%) Bitbucket
16 17 (14.66%) Tomcat
17 16 (13.79%) Apache

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (14.66%) Tomcat
2 16 (13.79%) Apache
3 13 (11.21%) Confluence
4 9 (7.76%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (4.31%) JBoss
6 4 (3.45%) nginx
6 4 (3.45%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.59%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.38%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.90%) GitHub
3 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.31%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (4.31%) Amazon S3
4 5 (4.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 5 (4.31%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (4.31%) Route 53
4 5 (4.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.72%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.31%) HTTP
1 5 (4.31%) SSL
1 5 (4.31%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.45%) DNS
2 4 (3.45%) LDAP
2 4 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.90%) NoSQL
2 7 (6.03%) MySQL
2 7 (6.03%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (6.03%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.31%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (4.31%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.31%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 47 (40.52%) Selenium
2 39 (33.62%) Cucumber
3 31 (26.72%) Jenkins
4 25 (21.55%) Maven
5 22 (18.97%) Git (software)
6 20 (17.24%) WebDriver
7 17 (14.66%) Bitbucket
7 17 (14.66%) JIRA
8 15 (12.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (10.34%) Ant
10 10 (8.62%) JUnit
11 9 (7.76%) GitLab
12 8 (6.90%) Mockito
12 8 (6.90%) Subversion
12 8 (6.90%) Vagrant
13 7 (6.03%) JBehave
14 5 (4.31%) SoapUI
14 5 (4.31%) SonarQube
15 4 (3.45%) Artifactory
15 4 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (18.97%) Finance
2 4 (3.45%) Banking
3 3 (2.59%) Games
4 2 (1.72%) Electronics
4 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.72%) Marketing
4 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (44.83%) Developer
2 40 (34.48%) Java Developer
3 20 (17.24%) Tester
4 16 (13.79%) Automation Tester
5 15 (12.93%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (11.21%) Analyst
6 13 (11.21%) Automation Test Analyst
6 13 (11.21%) Test Analyst
7 12 (10.34%) Developer in Test
8 10 (8.62%) Java Engineer
9 8 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 8 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (6.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 8 (6.90%) WebOps Engineer
10 7 (6.03%) Test Automation Developer
11 6 (5.17%) Java Automation Tester
11 6 (5.17%) Test Engineer
11 6 (5.17%) Test Leader
12 5 (4.31%) Agile Java Developer
12 5 (4.31%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (37.07%) Spring
2 31 (26.72%) REST
3 23 (19.83%) SOAP
4 22 (18.97%) CSS
4 22 (18.97%) HTML
4 22 (18.97%) Web Services
5 21 (18.10%) Hibernate
6 12 (10.34%) Elastic Stack
7 11 (9.48%) XML
8 10 (8.62%) Spring MVC
9 8 (6.90%) Sass
10 7 (6.03%) WebCenter
11 5 (4.31%) jQuery
11 5 (4.31%) JSP
12 4 (3.45%) .NET
12 4 (3.45%) Gherkin
12 4 (3.45%) RESTful
13 3 (2.59%) HTML5
13 3 (2.59%) JSON
13 3 (2.59%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.17%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.72%) CESG
4 1 (0.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.24%) Linux
2 10 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (8.62%) Windows
3 7 (6.03%) Amazon Linux
3 7 (6.03%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.17%) CentOS
5 4 (3.45%) CoreOS
5 4 (3.45%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.86%) Android
6 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.86%) Solaris
6 1 (0.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (66.38%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (33.62%) BDD
3 33 (28.45%) Scrum
4 19 (16.38%) DevOps
5 18 (15.52%) Test Scripting
6 16 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (13.79%) Performance Testing
7 15 (12.93%) Microservices
7 15 (12.93%) TDD
8 13 (11.21%) Kanban
8 13 (11.21%) OO
9 12 (10.34%) Automation Testing
10 11 (9.48%) MVC
10 11 (9.48%) Open Source
11 10 (8.62%) Migration
11 10 (8.62%) Test Automation
12 8 (6.90%) API Testing
12 8 (6.90%) Web Development
12 8 (6.90%) Web Operations
13 7 (6.03%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (25.86%) SQL
2 23 (19.83%) JavaScript
3 14 (12.07%) PL/SQL
4 11 (9.48%) Python
5 10 (8.62%) Bash Shell
6 9 (7.76%) Ruby
7 4 (3.45%) Go
7 4 (3.45%) Perl
8 3 (2.59%) ABAP
9 2 (1.72%) C++
10 1 (0.86%) C
10 1 (0.86%) C#
10 1 (0.86%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.86%) Scala
10 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (5.17%) Degree
2 5 (4.31%) ISEB
2 5 (4.31%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.59%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.59%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.72%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) QA
2 3 (2.59%) SDET
3 2 (1.72%) WCAG
4 1 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (15.52%) Docker
2 7 (6.03%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.45%) LXC
3 4 (3.45%) VirtualBox
4 3 (2.59%) Varnish
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (16.38%) Ansible
2 8 (6.90%) Terraform
3 7 (6.03%) Icinga
3 7 (6.03%) Kibana
3 7 (6.03%) logstash
4 6 (5.17%) Nagios
5 5 (4.31%) OSSEC
6 4 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.45%) Puppet
6 4 (3.45%) Salt
7 1 (0.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (22.41%) Oracle
2 8 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 7 (6.03%) Atlassian
3 7 (6.03%) SAP
4 6 (5.17%) Google
5 5 (4.31%) New Relic
6 4 (3.45%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.72%) IFS
7 2 (1.72%) webMethods
8 1 (0.86%) IBM
8 1 (0.86%) Sencha
8 1 (0.86%) Sun