The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £431 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 29 March 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
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 47 53
Rank change year-on-year +7 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 20 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.13% 2.60% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 2.74% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 7
Median daily rate £431 £371 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.16% -1.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £325 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £763 £400 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.12% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £43.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year -5.71% +15.13%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 604 621 684
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.52% 95.10% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 414 450
Median daily rate £413 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 22
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +125.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.43 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Wiltshire

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Wiltshire

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Wiltshire

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Wiltshire

Java Developer
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 Developer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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 0 18 £438 +17.84% 5
Chippenham - 2 £431 - 1
Java Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Wiltshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (75.56%) Spring
3 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (46.67%) Hibernate
5 19 (42.22%) Cucumber
6 18 (40.00%) Scrum
7 16 (35.56%) Maven
7 16 (35.56%) HTML
7 16 (35.56%) CSS
8 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 14 (31.11%) SQL
10 13 (28.89%) JUnit
10 13 (28.89%) Spring MVC
10 13 (28.89%) MVC
10 13 (28.89%) Bitbucket
11 12 (26.67%) BDD
11 12 (26.67%) REST
11 12 (26.67%) SOAP
11 12 (26.67%) Tomcat
12 11 (24.44%) Apache
12 11 (24.44%) Selenium
13 10 (22.22%) TDD
13 10 (22.22%) OO
13 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
14 9 (20.00%) XML
14 9 (20.00%) Finance
15 8 (17.78%) Ant
15 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
15 8 (17.78%) RESTful
15 8 (17.78%) Mockito

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 12 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 11 (24.44%) Apache
3 3 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.44%) Confluence
4 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.22%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) OpenShift
1 3 (6.67%) PaaS
2 2 (4.44%) Slack
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (42.22%) Cucumber
2 16 (35.56%) Maven
3 13 (28.89%) Bitbucket
3 13 (28.89%) JUnit
4 11 (24.44%) Selenium
5 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 8 (17.78%) Ant
6 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
6 8 (17.78%) Mockito
7 7 (15.56%) Subversion
8 4 (8.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (8.89%) JBehave
9 2 (4.44%) JIRA
10 1 (2.22%) GitLab
10 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
10 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (75.56%) Spring
2 21 (46.67%) Hibernate
3 16 (35.56%) CSS
3 16 (35.56%) HTML
4 13 (28.89%) Spring MVC
5 12 (26.67%) REST
5 12 (26.67%) SOAP
6 9 (20.00%) XML
7 8 (17.78%) RESTful
8 7 (15.56%) Sass
9 5 (11.11%) Spring Boot
10 4 (8.89%) jQuery
10 4 (8.89%) Web Services
11 3 (6.67%) Apache Camel
12 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
12 2 (4.44%) Dropwizard
12 2 (4.44%) Java EE
12 2 (4.44%) JSON
13 1 (2.22%) Ajax
13 1 (2.22%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Unix
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.00%) Scrum
3 13 (28.89%) MVC
4 12 (26.67%) BDD
5 10 (22.22%) OO
5 10 (22.22%) TDD
6 6 (13.33%) Kanban
6 6 (13.33%) Microservices
6 6 (13.33%) OOD
7 5 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (8.89%) Open Source
8 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.67%) Automation Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.67%) DevOps
9 3 (6.67%) Regression Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.44%) API Testing
10 2 (4.44%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 2 (4.44%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.11%) SQL
4 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Docker
2 3 (6.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Ansible
1 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) IFS
3 1 (2.22%) Google
3 1 (2.22%) webMethods
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Morgan Mckinley
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
IBS Consulting
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago