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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 20 17 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Contract jobs citing Java 48 63 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.97% 9.14% 3.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.75% 28.25% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 49 18
Median daily rate £355 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £309 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.88 £43.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +15.00%

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
211 223 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.62% 32.37% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 164 81
Median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £10.70 £22.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +4 44 £350 -6.66% 5
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 74 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (35.25%) Selenium
3 41 (33.61%) Spring
4 39 (31.97%) BDD
5 34 (27.87%) Cucumber
6 33 (27.05%) REST
7 31 (25.41%) Scrum
7 31 (25.41%) Oracle
8 28 (22.95%) Finance
9 26 (21.31%) SQL
9 26 (21.31%) SOAP
10 25 (20.49%) Jenkins
11 24 (19.67%) HTML
12 23 (18.85%) Web Services
13 22 (18.03%) JavaScript
14 21 (17.21%) CSS
14 21 (17.21%) Maven
14 21 (17.21%) WebDriver
15 20 (16.39%) Git (software)
16 19 (15.57%) Hibernate
17 18 (14.75%) Linux
17 18 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
17 18 (14.75%) Test Scripting
17 18 (14.75%) Bitbucket
17 18 (14.75%) Ansible
17 18 (14.75%) Docker
17 18 (14.75%) DevOps
18 16 (13.11%) JIRA
18 16 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
19 15 (12.30%) Kanban

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 14 (11.48%) Apache
1 14 (11.48%) Tomcat
2 13 (10.66%) Confluence
3 9 (7.38%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (7.38%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.28%) JBoss
4 4 (3.28%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.46%) Alfresco
5 3 (2.46%) nginx
6 2 (1.64%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.82%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.74%) GitHub
2 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (4.10%) Amazon S3
4 5 (4.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 5 (4.10%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (4.10%) Route 53
4 5 (4.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.64%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) LDAP
2 6 (4.92%) HTTP
3 5 (4.10%) SSL
3 5 (4.10%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.28%) VPN
5 3 (2.46%) DNS
6 1 (0.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.20%) MySQL
2 8 (6.56%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.74%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (5.74%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.10%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (4.10%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.10%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (3.28%) GIS
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.64%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 43 (35.25%) Selenium
2 34 (27.87%) Cucumber
3 25 (20.49%) Jenkins
4 21 (17.21%) Maven
4 21 (17.21%) WebDriver
5 20 (16.39%) Git (software)
6 18 (14.75%) Bitbucket
7 16 (13.11%) JIRA
8 15 (12.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (7.38%) GitLab
9 9 (7.38%) JUnit
9 9 (7.38%) Mockito
10 8 (6.56%) Ant
11 7 (5.74%) Vagrant
12 5 (4.10%) JBehave
12 5 (4.10%) SoapUI
12 5 (4.10%) SonarQube
13 4 (3.28%) Artifactory
13 4 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (3.28%) Subversion
General
1 28 (22.95%) Finance
2 4 (3.28%) Banking
3 3 (2.46%) Games
4 2 (1.64%) Electronics
4 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.64%) Marketing
4 2 (1.64%) Military
4 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (41.80%) Developer
2 39 (31.97%) Java Developer
3 20 (16.39%) Tester
4 16 (13.11%) Automation Tester
5 14 (11.48%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Analyst
6 12 (9.84%) Test Analyst
7 11 (9.02%) Automation Test Analyst
8 9 (7.38%) Developer in Test
8 9 (7.38%) Java Engineer
9 8 (6.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 8 (6.56%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (6.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 8 (6.56%) WebOps Engineer
10 7 (5.74%) Java Automation Tester
10 7 (5.74%) Test Automation Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Administrator
11 6 (4.92%) Solaris Administrator
11 6 (4.92%) Test Leader
12 5 (4.10%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (33.61%) Spring
2 33 (27.05%) REST
3 26 (21.31%) SOAP
4 24 (19.67%) HTML
5 23 (18.85%) Web Services
6 21 (17.21%) CSS
7 19 (15.57%) Hibernate
8 13 (10.66%) Spring MVC
9 12 (9.84%) ELK Stack
10 10 (8.20%) jQuery
10 10 (8.20%) Sass
11 9 (7.38%) WebSphere MQ
11 9 (7.38%) XML
12 7 (5.74%) WebCenter
13 6 (4.92%) JSON
14 5 (4.10%) .NET
14 5 (4.10%) Gherkin
14 5 (4.10%) RESTful
15 4 (3.28%) JSP
15 4 (3.28%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (3.28%) Neural Network
1 4 (3.28%) Ontologies
1 4 (3.28%) Remote Sensing
1 4 (3.28%) Semantic Web
1 4 (3.28%) Statistics
1 4 (3.28%) Visualisation
2 3 (2.46%) Applied Mathematics
2 3 (2.46%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.46%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.64%) CESG
4 1 (0.82%) Clustering
4 1 (0.82%) IVR
4 1 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.75%) Linux
2 9 (7.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (7.38%) Solaris
2 9 (7.38%) Windows
3 7 (5.74%) Amazon Linux
3 7 (5.74%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.92%) CentOS
5 4 (3.28%) CoreOS
6 3 (2.46%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.64%) Android
7 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (31.97%) BDD
3 31 (25.41%) Scrum
4 18 (14.75%) DevOps
4 18 (14.75%) Test Scripting
5 16 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (12.30%) Kanban
6 15 (12.30%) Microservices
6 15 (12.30%) MVC
6 15 (12.30%) TDD
7 14 (11.48%) Performance Testing
8 13 (10.66%) Automation Testing
8 13 (10.66%) Open Source
9 11 (9.02%) OO
10 10 (8.20%) Test Automation
11 9 (7.38%) Migration
12 8 (6.56%) API Testing
12 8 (6.56%) Exploratory Testing
12 8 (6.56%) Web Development
12 8 (6.56%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.31%) SQL
2 22 (18.03%) JavaScript
3 14 (11.48%) Python
4 11 (9.02%) PL/SQL
5 9 (7.38%) Bash Shell
6 8 (6.56%) Ruby
7 5 (4.10%) Perl
8 3 (2.46%) Go
9 2 (1.64%) ABAP
9 2 (1.64%) C#
9 2 (1.64%) C++
9 2 (1.64%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.82%) C
10 1 (0.82%) Groovy
10 1 (0.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (5.74%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.10%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.28%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.46%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.46%) Degree
4 3 (2.46%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.46%) ISEB
5 2 (1.64%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) QA
2 3 (2.46%) SDET
3 2 (1.64%) WCAG
4 1 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (14.75%) Docker
2 7 (5.74%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (4.10%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (3.28%) LXC
5 4 (3.28%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.64%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (14.75%) Ansible
2 11 (9.02%) Kibana
3 7 (5.74%) Icinga
3 7 (5.74%) logstash
3 7 (5.74%) Terraform
4 6 (4.92%) Control-M
4 6 (4.92%) Nagios
4 6 (4.92%) NetBackup
4 6 (4.92%) SCOM
5 5 (4.10%) OSSEC
6 3 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.46%) Puppet
6 3 (2.46%) Salt
7 1 (0.82%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 31 (25.41%) Oracle
2 10 (8.20%) Google
3 9 (7.38%) IBM
3 9 (7.38%) Sun
4 8 (6.56%) Red Hat
5 7 (5.74%) Atlassian
6 6 (4.92%) Intel Security
7 5 (4.10%) New Relic
7 5 (4.10%) SAP
8 4 (3.28%) Facebook
9 3 (2.46%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.64%) i2
10 2 (1.64%) IFS
10 2 (1.64%) Sencha
10 2 (1.64%) webMethods
11 1 (0.82%) Avaya
11 1 (0.82%) Genesys