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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 34 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 24 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.65% 3.13% 2.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.02% 11.19% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 10
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£375 £363 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £275 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £503 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.13% +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
141 143 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.46% 27.98% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 89 119
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 12
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +52.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.69 £21.60 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £33.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 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 +2 19 £375 -11.76% 6
Trowbridge - 2 £550 - 1
Salisbury 0 1 £350 +27.27% 1
Warminster - - - -
Calne - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 3
Corsham - - - - 1
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 24 (43.64%) JavaScript
2 23 (41.82%) SQL
3 17 (30.91%) MVC
4 16 (29.09%) HTML
5 14 (25.45%) Oracle
5 14 (25.45%) jQuery
6 13 (23.64%) Degree
6 13 (23.64%) MySQL
6 13 (23.64%) Web Services
6 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (23.64%) TDD
6 13 (23.64%) Spring
7 12 (21.82%) CSS
8 10 (18.18%) XML
8 10 (18.18%) SOAP
8 10 (18.18%) C++
8 10 (18.18%) Ajax
8 10 (18.18%) Bash Shell
9 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
9 9 (16.36%) C#
9 9 (16.36%) JSP
9 9 (16.36%) OOD
9 9 (16.36%) Hibernate
10 8 (14.55%) Finance
10 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce
10 8 (14.55%) WebSphere
10 8 (14.55%) GlassFish
11 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
11 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
11 7 (12.73%) BDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (14.55%) WebSphere
1 8 (14.55%) GlassFish
2 5 (9.09%) Railo
2 5 (9.09%) ColdFusion
3 4 (7.27%) Apache
4 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.45%) IIS
4 3 (5.45%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (5.45%) CMS
4 3 (5.45%) iPlanet
4 3 (5.45%) ArcGIS
5 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.82%) Liferay
6 1 (1.82%) JBoss
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.82%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.09%) GitHub
3 2 (3.64%) SaaS
3 2 (3.64%) PaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) SAN
2 2 (3.64%) LAN
2 2 (3.64%) WAN
2 2 (3.64%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (3.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (3.64%) NAS
3 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.82%) SSL
3 1 (1.82%) HTTP
3 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) MySQL
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.64%) OLTP
5 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.64%) HBase
5 2 (3.64%) Voldemort
5 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.64%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.82%) DB2
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.27%) JUnit
3 3 (5.45%) NetBeans
4 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.82%) jMock
5 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Retail
3 3 (5.45%) Marketing
3 3 (5.45%) Military
3 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.45%) Electronics
3 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (65.45%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.91%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Architect
5 4 (7.27%) WebSphere Administrator
6 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
8 1 (1.82%) Report Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) HTML
2 14 (25.45%) jQuery
3 13 (23.64%) Web Services
3 13 (23.64%) Spring
4 12 (21.82%) CSS
5 10 (18.18%) XML
5 10 (18.18%) SOAP
5 10 (18.18%) Ajax
6 9 (16.36%) JSP
6 9 (16.36%) Hibernate
7 7 (12.73%) .NET
8 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET
8 6 (10.91%) MSMQ
8 6 (10.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (10.91%) LINQ to SQL
8 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
8 6 (10.91%) Spring MVC
8 6 (10.91%) WCF
8 6 (10.91%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
3 6 (10.91%) Physics
4 4 (7.27%) Biometrics
4 4 (7.27%) Open Source
5 3 (5.45%) DTV
6 2 (3.64%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (3.64%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.82%) Derivative
7 1 (1.82%) Remote Sensing
7 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) UNIX
2 3 (5.45%) AIX
2 3 (5.45%) Solaris
2 3 (5.45%) zOS
3 2 (3.64%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) MVC
2 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.64%) TDD
3 9 (16.36%) OOD
4 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce
5 7 (12.73%) BDD
5 7 (12.73%) Bayesian Methods
6 6 (10.91%) Scrum
6 6 (10.91%) OO
6 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.27%) Project Management
7 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.27%) Release Management
8 3 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (5.45%) Monte Carlo Method
8 3 (5.45%) Markov Chain
8 3 (5.45%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) JavaScript
2 23 (41.82%) SQL
3 10 (18.18%) C++
3 10 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 9 (16.36%) C#
5 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.09%) CFML
6 4 (7.27%) Python
7 3 (5.45%) VB
7 3 (5.45%) VB6
8 2 (3.64%) C
8 2 (3.64%) Perl
8 2 (3.64%) PHP
8 2 (3.64%) R
9 1 (1.82%) XPath
9 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.82%) COBOL
9 1 (1.82%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Degree
2 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
1 2 (3.64%) COBIT
1 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Varnish
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Puppet
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Oracle
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) IBM
4 3 (5.45%) SAP
5 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.64%) Nokia
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco
5 2 (3.64%) F5
6 1 (1.82%) Trapeze
6 1 (1.82%) Red Hat