Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 20 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 -12 +27
Contract jobs citing Java 66 51 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 7.30% 7.01% 12.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.60% 19.54% 33.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 34 63
Swindon median daily rate £500 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £353 £315 £313
90th Percentile £700 £731 £510
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £456 £375
% change year-on-year +20.55% +21.67% -3.23%
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 292 261 237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 32.30% 35.85% 35.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 201 177
Swindon median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £325 £306 £295
90th Percentile £675 £600 £531
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Swindon median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.64% +30.95% -19.23%
10th Percentile £41.63 £26.25 £18.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £31.15 £24.70
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £33.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +34.33% -12.99% +18.46%

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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 2018, 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 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (42.42%) REST
3 23 (34.85%) Microservices
3 23 (34.85%) Finance
4 18 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 16 (24.24%) Docker
5 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
5 16 (24.24%) SQL
6 15 (22.73%) Middleware
7 14 (21.21%) Banking
7 14 (21.21%) Selenium
7 14 (21.21%) Kubernetes
7 14 (21.21%) Test Automation
7 14 (21.21%) WebDriver
8 13 (19.70%) BDD
9 12 (18.18%) Scrum
9 12 (18.18%) C#
10 11 (16.67%) Spring
10 11 (16.67%) JIRA
10 11 (16.67%) Cucumber
11 10 (15.15%) Jenkins
11 10 (15.15%) Python
12 9 (13.64%) QA
12 9 (13.64%) Maven
12 9 (13.64%) TDD
12 9 (13.64%) Node.js
13 8 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (12.12%) Manual Testing
13 8 (12.12%) SOAP
13 8 (12.12%) .NET

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 2 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.52%) CMS
2 1 (1.52%) Drupal
2 1 (1.52%) FileNet
2 1 (1.52%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (1.52%) JBoss
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Fireworks
1 4 (6.06%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.58%) Apigee
3 4 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.55%) PaaS
5 2 (3.03%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.52%) Big Data
3 1 (1.52%) DataStax
3 1 (1.52%) DB2
3 1 (1.52%) GIS
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 14 (21.21%) Selenium
2 14 (21.21%) WebDriver
3 11 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 11 (16.67%) JIRA
4 10 (15.15%) Jenkins
5 9 (13.64%) Maven
6 6 (9.09%) JMeter
7 5 (7.58%) Hudson
7 5 (7.58%) SoapUI
8 4 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (6.06%) Bitbucket
9 3 (4.55%) Eclipse
10 2 (3.03%) Gatling
10 2 (3.03%) HP UFT
10 2 (3.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 23 (34.85%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (48.48%) Developer
2 12 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.12%) Architect
4 7 (10.61%) Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) Automation Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) Java Architect
5 5 (7.58%) QA Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Performance Test Leader
6 4 (6.06%) React Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Test Leader
6 4 (6.06%) UI Developer
7 3 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Agile Coach
8 2 (3.03%) Agile Delivery Coach
8 2 (3.03%) Agile Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Automation Tester
8 2 (3.03%) Business Change Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Digital Agile Coach
8 2 (3.03%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (42.42%) REST
2 15 (22.73%) Middleware
3 11 (16.67%) Spring
4 9 (13.64%) Node.js
5 8 (12.12%) .NET
5 8 (12.12%) SOAP
6 7 (10.61%) Web Services
6 7 (10.61%) XML
7 6 (9.09%) CSS
7 6 (9.09%) HTML
7 6 (9.09%) React
7 6 (9.09%) WebdriverIO
8 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
8 5 (7.58%) HTML5
8 5 (7.58%) JSON
8 5 (7.58%) OAuth
8 5 (7.58%) XSD
9 4 (6.06%) LESS
9 4 (6.06%) Mustache
9 4 (6.06%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) DataPower
2 5 (7.58%) User Experience
3 3 (4.55%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Linux
2 4 (6.06%) CoreOS
2 4 (6.06%) Debian
3 2 (3.03%) Android
3 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.03%) Windows
4 1 (1.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.85%) Microservices
3 14 (21.21%) Test Automation
4 13 (19.70%) BDD
5 12 (18.18%) Scrum
6 9 (13.64%) TDD
7 8 (12.12%) Manual Testing
8 7 (10.61%) API Development
8 7 (10.61%) DevOps
9 6 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
9 6 (9.09%) QA Automation
9 6 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.58%) API Testing
10 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.58%) Performance Testing
10 5 (7.58%) Presales
10 5 (7.58%) Test Planning
10 5 (7.58%) Test Strategy
11 4 (6.06%) Kanban
11 4 (6.06%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
1 16 (24.24%) SQL
2 12 (18.18%) C#
3 10 (15.15%) Python
4 6 (9.09%) C++
4 6 (9.09%) Go
5 5 (7.58%) VB
6 4 (6.06%) ES6
7 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.03%) F#
7 2 (3.03%) Java 8
7 2 (3.03%) Scala
7 2 (3.03%) VBA
8 1 (1.52%) PHP
8 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) ISEB
1 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) QA
2 4 (6.06%) PSD2
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) Docker
2 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (21.21%) Kubernetes
2 5 (7.58%) Ansible
2 5 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.58%) Puppet
3 4 (6.06%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) IBM
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle
2 4 (6.06%) Adobe
2 4 (6.06%) CA
2 4 (6.06%) Google
2 4 (6.06%) Micro Focus
2 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.03%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.03%) Pega
3 2 (3.03%) Veracode
3 2 (3.03%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.52%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.52%) HP
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.52%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.52%) TIBCO