The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java Developer
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 34 38
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 12 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.59% 2.88% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.88% 3.00% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 3
Median daily rate £425 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £35.50 £39.30
% change year-on-year +29.57% -9.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 309 333 342
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 92.51% 95.97% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 239 255
Median daily rate £400 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.58% -8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 19
Median hourly rate £13.00 £38.50 £15.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.23% +145.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Swindon

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java Developer in Swindon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Swindon

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Swindon over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Swindon

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (85.19%) Spring
3 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (48.15%) Hibernate
5 11 (40.74%) Maven
6 9 (33.33%) Scrum
6 9 (33.33%) Finance
6 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 9 (33.33%) SOAP
6 9 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 9 (33.33%) REST
6 9 (33.33%) Docker
7 8 (29.63%) Spring Boot
7 8 (29.63%) HTML
7 8 (29.63%) CSS
8 7 (25.93%) MVC
8 7 (25.93%) Apache
8 7 (25.93%) Spring MVC
9 6 (22.22%) RESTful
9 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
9 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
10 5 (18.52%) Apache Camel
10 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
10 5 (18.52%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (18.52%) Ant
10 5 (18.52%) SQL
10 5 (18.52%) TDD
10 5 (18.52%) Subversion
10 5 (18.52%) Degree
11 4 (14.81%) PaaS

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 7 (25.93%) Apache
2 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 4 (14.81%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.70%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) OpenShift
1 4 (14.81%) PaaS
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Maven
2 9 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 5 (18.52%) Ant
4 5 (18.52%) Subversion
5 4 (14.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (14.81%) JUnit
5 4 (14.81%) Selenium
6 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket
6 3 (11.11%) Mockito
7 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
7 2 (7.41%) JBehave
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) Spring
2 13 (48.15%) Hibernate
3 9 (33.33%) REST
3 9 (33.33%) SOAP
4 8 (29.63%) CSS
4 8 (29.63%) HTML
4 8 (29.63%) Spring Boot
5 7 (25.93%) Spring MVC
6 6 (22.22%) RESTful
7 5 (18.52%) Apache Camel
8 4 (14.81%) XML
9 3 (11.11%) jQuery
9 3 (11.11%) Sass
9 3 (11.11%) Web Services
10 1 (3.70%) Angular 2
10 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.70%) EJB 3.0
10 1 (3.70%) Java EE
10 1 (3.70%) JSON
10 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Social Media
3 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Scrum
3 7 (25.93%) MVC
4 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 4 (14.81%) BDD
5 4 (14.81%) Microservices
6 3 (11.11%) Kanban
6 3 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) OOD
7 2 (7.41%) DevOps
7 2 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.70%) Migration
8 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
5 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Varnish
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle