Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 37 46
Rank change year-on-year -19 +9 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 10 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.42% 3.93% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 4.14% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 18
Swindon median daily rate £365 £345 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.80% -12.38% +31.25%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £353
90th Percentile £457 £490 £475
Wiltshire median daily rate £365 £345 £394
% change year-on-year +5.80% -12.38% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £45.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Swindon
Contract vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 655 652 818
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.30% 94.91% 93.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 478 599
Swindon median daily rate £409 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.19% - -1.84%
10th Percentile £288 £261 £255
90th Percentile £575 £575 £539
Wiltshire median daily rate £419 £376 £375
% change year-on-year +11.30% +0.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 31
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £21.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £13.00 £18.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £30.85 £24.55 £41.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £30.75 £37.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -16.89% +76.19% +4.69%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 18 November 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Spring
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Maven
4 5 (50.00%) REST
4 5 (50.00%) Spring Boot
5 3 (30.00%) Docker
5 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
5 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (30.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Banking
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) Kanban
6 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC

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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Liferay
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Maven
2 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (20.00%) Gradle
4 1 (10.00%) Ant
4 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) REST
2 5 (50.00%) Spring Boot
3 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) Node.js
5 1 (10.00%) QuickFIX
5 1 (10.00%) Sass
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) Thymeleaf
5 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Kanban
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Thunderhead