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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 26 13 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +32
Contract jobs citing Java 29 68 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.43% 9.62% 1.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.35% 26.36% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 45 7
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£381 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £279 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £476 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
158 258 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.16% 36.49% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 139 89
Average daily rate £375 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 8
Average hourly rate £20.19 £39.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.24% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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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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 -15 12 £381 -1.61% 10
Salisbury +3 1 £450 +57.89%
Warminster +2 1 - -
Chippenham - 1 £350 - 8
Corsham - 1 £365 -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.73%) TDD
2 18 (32.73%) Oracle
3 17 (30.91%) OOD
4 16 (29.09%) Linux
4 16 (29.09%) MVC
5 15 (27.27%) Web Services
5 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 14 (25.45%) SQL
6 14 (25.45%) SOAP
6 14 (25.45%) Finance
7 13 (23.64%) .NET
7 13 (23.64%) C#
8 12 (21.82%) Spring
9 11 (20.00%) WCF
9 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 11 (20.00%) OO
10 10 (18.18%) E-Commerce
10 10 (18.18%) HTML
10 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
11 9 (16.36%) MSMQ
11 9 (16.36%) Spring MVC
11 9 (16.36%) LINQ
11 9 (16.36%) WebSphere
11 9 (16.36%) .NET Framework
11 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
11 9 (16.36%) BDD
11 9 (16.36%) Entity Framework
11 9 (16.36%) LINQ to SQL
12 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 9 (16.36%) WebSphere
2 6 (10.91%) WebLogic
2 6 (10.91%) IIS
2 6 (10.91%) Apache
3 4 (7.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.45%) JBoss
4 3 (5.45%) iPlanet
4 3 (5.45%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (5.45%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.64%) Mule
5 2 (3.64%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.82%) Liferay
6 1 (1.82%) CICS
6 1 (1.82%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) SaaS
2 2 (3.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) Firewall
2 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.09%) DNS
3 4 (7.27%) SAN
3 4 (7.27%) 3G
3 4 (7.27%) IPsec
3 4 (7.27%) NAS
4 3 (5.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (5.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (5.45%) Multicast
4 3 (5.45%) VLAN
4 3 (5.45%) SSL
4 3 (5.45%) LAN
4 3 (5.45%) WAN
4 3 (5.45%) DHCP
4 3 (5.45%) Ethernet
4 3 (5.45%) HTTP
5 2 (3.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.45%) MySQL
3 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.64%) DB2
4 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.64%) OLTP
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) JUnit
2 3 (5.45%) Subversion
3 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.82%) Xcode
4 1 (1.82%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Retail
3 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.73%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Software Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Administrator
4 6 (10.91%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (7.27%) WebSphere Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Programmer
8 2 (3.64%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.64%) Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Web Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.64%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) Web Services
2 14 (25.45%) SOAP
3 13 (23.64%) .NET
4 12 (21.82%) Spring
5 11 (20.00%) WCF
6 10 (18.18%) HTML
7 9 (16.36%) MSMQ
7 9 (16.36%) LINQ
7 9 (16.36%) .NET Framework
7 9 (16.36%) Spring MVC
7 9 (16.36%) Entity Framework
7 9 (16.36%) LINQ to SQL
8 8 (14.55%) XSLT
8 8 (14.55%) JSP
9 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET
9 7 (12.73%) CSS
9 7 (12.73%) Ajax
9 7 (12.73%) REST
9 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 7 (12.73%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Derivative
2 1 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Linux
2 8 (14.55%) Windows
3 7 (12.73%) AIX
3 7 (12.73%) UNIX
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.27%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.45%) Solaris
5 3 (5.45%) zOS
6 2 (3.64%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.73%) TDD
3 17 (30.91%) OOD
4 16 (29.09%) MVC
5 11 (20.00%) OO
6 10 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
7 9 (16.36%) BDD
8 8 (14.55%) Configuration Management
9 6 (10.91%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
10 5 (9.09%) UML
10 5 (9.09%) Project Management
10 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
11 4 (7.27%) SOA
11 4 (7.27%) ITIL
11 4 (7.27%) BPEL
12 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (5.45%) TOGAF
12 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 14 (25.45%) SQL
3 13 (23.64%) C#
4 6 (10.91%) C++
5 5 (9.09%) Python
5 5 (9.09%) C
6 4 (7.27%) VB
7 3 (5.45%) VB6
8 2 (3.64%) COBOL
9 1 (1.82%) Perl
9 1 (1.82%) PHP
9 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.82%) Ruby
9 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.82%) Ada
9 1 (1.82%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
1 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) COBIT
1 2 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.64%) Varnish
4 1 (1.82%) NFS
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
4 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) WSUS
1 3 (5.45%) Puppet
2 2 (3.64%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.64%) Ansible
3 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.82%) CA LISA
3 1 (1.82%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.82%) SCCM
3 1 (1.82%) Nagios
3 1 (1.82%) AppManager
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Oracle
2 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.55%) VMware
3 8 (14.55%) IBM
4 6 (10.91%) Cisco
5 3 (5.45%) Dell
5 3 (5.45%) Nokia
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.45%) F5
6 2 (3.64%) McAfee
7 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.82%) HP
7 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.82%) NetIQ
7 1 (1.82%) Business Objects