The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wiltshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 17 41 25
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Contract jobs citing Java 67 10 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 9.41% 2.16% 4.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.87% 6.71% 14.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 8 21
Average daily rate £375 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £258 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
259 149 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 36.38% 32.11% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 96 129
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 15
Average hourly rate £40.50 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.13 £16.44 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Java
South West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +26 51 £375 -11.76% 5
Salisbury - 6 £285 - 2
Trowbridge - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 5
Corsham - - - - 2
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 57 (65.52%) Spring
2 45 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 43 (49.43%) XML
4 41 (47.13%) CSS
5 40 (45.98%) WebLogic
6 33 (37.93%) jQuery
7 32 (36.78%) Jenkins
7 32 (36.78%) J2EE
7 32 (36.78%) Oracle
8 31 (35.63%) Subversion
8 31 (35.63%) Maven
9 30 (34.48%) Web Services
10 29 (33.33%) Eclipse
11 28 (32.18%) SQL
12 26 (29.89%) Configuration Management
13 24 (27.59%) Ant
13 24 (27.59%) JUnit
14 23 (26.44%) Finance
14 23 (26.44%) JSF
15 22 (25.29%) Tomcat
16 20 (22.99%) XML Schema
16 20 (22.99%) MVC
17 19 (21.84%) LDAP
17 19 (21.84%) HTML
17 19 (21.84%) REST
17 19 (21.84%) Spring MVC
18 18 (20.69%) Validation
18 18 (20.69%) X.509
19 17 (19.54%) Hibernate
19 17 (19.54%) JAX-WS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 40 (45.98%) WebLogic
2 22 (25.29%) Tomcat
3 12 (13.79%) WebLogic Portal
3 12 (13.79%) Apache
4 9 (10.34%) SharePoint
4 9 (10.34%) IIS
4 9 (10.34%) Confluence
5 8 (9.20%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 8 (9.20%) Oracle Service Bus
5 8 (9.20%) SAS
6 5 (5.75%) CMS
7 4 (4.60%) ColdFusion
8 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.15%) GlassFish
9 1 (1.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.15%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.84%) LDAP
2 18 (20.69%) X.509
3 16 (18.39%) SSL
4 1 (1.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.79%) NoSQL
1 12 (13.79%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.60%) MySQL
4 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (36.78%) Jenkins
2 31 (35.63%) Subversion
2 31 (35.63%) Maven
3 29 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 24 (27.59%) Ant
4 24 (27.59%) JUnit
5 13 (14.94%) Git (software)
6 11 (12.64%) Mockito
6 11 (12.64%) JIRA
7 8 (9.20%) Gradle
8 5 (5.75%) Hudson
9 2 (2.30%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.30%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.30%) Selenium
9 2 (2.30%) JMeter
9 2 (2.30%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.15%) JDeveloper
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (1.15%) Trac
General
1 23 (26.44%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Banking
3 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.15%) Retail
3 1 (1.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 57 (65.52%) Developer
2 38 (43.68%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (11.49%) WebLogic Developer
4 10 (11.49%) J2EE Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Security Designer
5 7 (8.05%) Designer
6 6 (6.90%) Senior WebLogic Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Programmer
7 5 (5.75%) Senior Designer
8 4 (4.60%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Consultant
9 3 (3.45%) Tester
9 3 (3.45%) WebLogic Consultant
9 3 (3.45%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (65.52%) Spring
2 43 (49.43%) XML
3 41 (47.13%) CSS
4 33 (37.93%) jQuery
5 32 (36.78%) J2EE
6 30 (34.48%) Web Services
7 23 (26.44%) JSF
8 20 (22.99%) XML Schema
9 19 (21.84%) HTML
9 19 (21.84%) REST
9 19 (21.84%) Spring MVC
10 17 (19.54%) Hibernate
10 17 (19.54%) JAX-WS
11 16 (18.39%) SOAP
12 14 (16.09%) CSS3
12 14 (16.09%) SAML
13 10 (11.49%) WSDL
14 6 (6.90%) Servlets
15 5 (5.75%) .NET
15 5 (5.75%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.90%) Open Source
3 5 (5.75%) Web 2.0
4 4 (4.60%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) GIS
6 1 (1.15%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.24%) UNIX
2 13 (14.94%) Linux
3 1 (1.15%) Windows
3 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.89%) Configuration Management
2 20 (22.99%) MVC
3 18 (20.69%) Validation
4 15 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.94%) OO
5 13 (14.94%) Software Engineering
6 10 (11.49%) Scrum
7 9 (10.34%) OOD
8 6 (6.90%) Test Scripting
9 5 (5.75%) UML
9 5 (5.75%) ITIL
9 5 (5.75%) Content Management
9 5 (5.75%) Web Development
9 5 (5.75%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (5.75%) Image Processing
9 5 (5.75%) ITIL V3
10 4 (4.60%) Integration Testing
11 3 (3.45%) SOA
11 3 (3.45%) B2B
11 3 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 45 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 28 (32.18%) SQL
3 16 (18.39%) Python
4 14 (16.09%) PL/SQL
5 8 (9.20%) Ruby
6 5 (5.75%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 3 (3.45%) PHP
8 2 (2.30%) C#
8 2 (2.30%) C++
9 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.79%) DV Cleared
3 11 (12.64%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.05%) Degree
5 1 (1.15%) ISEB
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) ISO 9001
1 5 (5.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.30%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) ISO 9002
3 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (36.78%) Oracle
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.30%) Capita
3 2 (2.30%) HP
3 2 (2.30%) Citrix
3 2 (2.30%) JD Edwards
3 2 (2.30%) SAP
4 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.15%) Infor
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago