Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 18 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 -13 +13
Contract jobs citing Java 105 47 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 10.08% 7.51% 13.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.13% 19.03% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 37 55
Swindon median daily rate £550 £463 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.92% +26.71% -2.67%
10th Percentile £375 £360 £313
90th Percentile £700 £731 £520
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £450 £375
% change year-on-year +22.22% +20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 387 247 264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 37.14% 39.46% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 185 174
Swindon median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £346 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £525
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Swindon median hourly rate £43.75 £27.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -47.62% +244.26%
10th Percentile £26.73 £26.25 £48.00
90th Percentile £51.88 £28.75 £57.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £40.25
% change year-on-year +38.46% -19.25% +7.33%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Swindon

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Swindon

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Swindon over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Swindon

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java in Swindon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Java.

1 48 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.10%) Microservices
3 32 (30.48%) Banking
4 29 (27.62%) Spring
4 29 (27.62%) Finance
5 25 (23.81%) Selenium
6 24 (22.86%) Test Automation
7 23 (21.90%) REST
8 20 (19.05%) Cucumber
8 20 (19.05%) Jenkins
8 20 (19.05%) Docker
8 20 (19.05%) Git (software)
8 20 (19.05%) JavaScript
8 20 (19.05%) DevOps
9 18 (17.14%) SQL
10 16 (15.24%) Scrum
10 16 (15.24%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (15.24%) MongoDB
10 16 (15.24%) Kubernetes
11 15 (14.29%) WebDriver
12 14 (13.33%) BDD
13 13 (12.38%) NoSQL
13 13 (12.38%) Ansible
13 13 (12.38%) JIRA
13 13 (12.38%) QA
13 13 (12.38%) C#
14 12 (11.43%) Linux
14 12 (11.43%) Python
14 12 (11.43%) SDET
15 11 (10.48%) OO

Java
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 9 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.71%) nginx
2 6 (5.71%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.81%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (3.81%) Confluence
4 3 (2.86%) JBoss
5 2 (1.90%) Jetty
5 2 (1.90%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.95%) CMS
6 1 (0.95%) Drupal
6 1 (0.95%) FileNet
6 1 (0.95%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.95%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.24%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.62%) PaaS
3 7 (6.67%) Apigee
3 7 (6.67%) OpenShift
3 7 (6.67%) Sauce Labs
4 4 (3.81%) npm
5 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.90%) SaaS
6 1 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.95%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.95%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.95%) IaaS
6 1 (0.95%) Route 53
6 1 (0.95%) Serverless
6 1 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.81%) MQTT
2 3 (2.86%) SSL
3 2 (1.90%) Firewall
4 1 (0.95%) Internet
4 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.24%) MongoDB
2 13 (12.38%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.81%) Big Data
4 4 (3.81%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.81%) MySQL
5 3 (2.86%) MySQL Workbench
6 2 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.95%) DB2
7 1 (0.95%) GIS
7 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (23.81%) Selenium
2 20 (19.05%) Cucumber
2 20 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 20 (19.05%) Jenkins
3 15 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 13 (12.38%) JIRA
5 9 (8.57%) JUnit
5 9 (8.57%) Maven
6 8 (7.62%) Bitbucket
6 8 (7.62%) SonarQube
7 6 (5.71%) Eclipse
8 5 (4.76%) SoapUI
9 4 (3.81%) Artifactory
9 4 (3.81%) Gradle
9 4 (3.81%) gulp
9 4 (3.81%) IBM UrbanCode
9 4 (3.81%) JMeter
9 4 (3.81%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (2.86%) Robomongo
10 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 32 (30.48%) Banking
2 29 (27.62%) Finance
3 2 (1.90%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (39.05%) Developer
2 28 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 18 (17.14%) Architect
4 12 (11.43%) Java Architect
5 7 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (6.67%) MongoDB Developer
6 6 (5.71%) Consultant
7 5 (4.76%) Automation Consultant
7 5 (4.76%) QA Consultant
7 5 (4.76%) Test Leader
8 4 (3.81%) Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Core Java Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Test Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Test Specialist
9 3 (2.86%) Banking Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Software Development Engineer
9 3 (2.86%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (2.86%) Technical Architect
9 3 (2.86%) Test Development Engineer
9 3 (2.86%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.62%) Spring
2 23 (21.90%) REST
3 11 (10.48%) CSS
3 11 (10.48%) Hibernate
4 10 (9.52%) RESTful
5 9 (8.57%) HTML
5 9 (8.57%) Kafka
6 8 (7.62%) .NET
6 8 (7.62%) Middleware
6 8 (7.62%) XML
7 7 (6.67%) Node.js
7 7 (6.67%) OAuth
7 7 (6.67%) Web Services
8 6 (5.71%) AngularJS
8 6 (5.71%) HTML5
8 6 (5.71%) OpenID
8 6 (5.71%) SOAP
8 6 (5.71%) Spring Boot
9 5 (4.76%) J2EE
9 5 (4.76%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.76%) Fintech
2 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.86%) DataPower
4 2 (1.90%) iPad
5 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.43%) Linux
2 4 (3.81%) Unix
3 3 (2.86%) CoreOS
3 3 (2.86%) Debian
3 3 (2.86%) Windows
4 2 (1.90%) Android
4 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.95%) AIX
5 1 (0.95%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.10%) Microservices
3 24 (22.86%) Test Automation
4 20 (19.05%) DevOps
5 16 (15.24%) Scrum
6 14 (13.33%) BDD
7 12 (11.43%) SDET
8 11 (10.48%) OO
9 10 (9.52%) Manual Testing
10 9 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.57%) TDD
11 8 (7.62%) API Testing
11 8 (7.62%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (6.67%) Open Source
12 7 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (6.67%) Test Strategy
13 6 (5.71%) Deployment Automation
13 6 (5.71%) Risk Management
13 6 (5.71%) Test Planning
14 5 (4.76%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.05%) JavaScript
2 18 (17.14%) SQL
3 13 (12.38%) C#
4 12 (11.43%) Python
5 9 (8.57%) Java 8
6 6 (5.71%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.81%) Groovy
8 3 (2.86%) C
8 3 (2.86%) C++
8 3 (2.86%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.90%) VB
10 1 (0.95%) Go
10 1 (0.95%) JPQL
10 1 (0.95%) PHP
10 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.86%) Degree
1 3 (2.86%) ISEB
1 3 (2.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.95%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.38%) QA
2 8 (7.62%) PSD2
System Software
1 20 (19.05%) Docker
2 6 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (3.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.90%) HDFS
4 2 (1.90%) LXC
Systems Management
1 16 (15.24%) Kubernetes
2 13 (12.38%) Ansible
3 9 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (8.57%) Puppet
4 2 (1.90%) CA Service Virtualization
4 2 (1.90%) Cobbler
4 2 (1.90%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (1.90%) Mesos
4 2 (1.90%) Terraform
5 1 (0.95%) Grafana
5 1 (0.95%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.95%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 9 (8.57%) Oracle
2 6 (5.71%) IBM
2 6 (5.71%) Veracode
3 3 (2.86%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.90%) ATG
4 2 (1.90%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.90%) CA
4 2 (1.90%) Dynatrace
4 2 (1.90%) IBM Sterling
4 2 (1.90%) Micro Focus
4 2 (1.90%) Teradata
4 2 (1.90%) VMware
4 2 (1.90%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.95%) AppDynamics
5 1 (0.95%) Google
5 1 (0.95%) McAfee
5 1 (0.95%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.95%) PayPal
5 1 (0.95%) Pega
5 1 (0.95%) TIBCO