The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 24 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
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 55 56
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 12 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.82% 1.68% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 1.75% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 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 £399
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.38%  
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 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 619 627 602
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 93.93% 95.73% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 430 414
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 33
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +63.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £54.50 £36.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +2 12 £425 +17.24% 4
Java Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wiltshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (86.21%) Spring
3 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (48.28%) Hibernate
5 12 (41.38%) Maven
6 10 (34.48%) Scrum
6 10 (34.48%) Finance
6 10 (34.48%) Cucumber
7 9 (31.03%) REST
7 9 (31.03%) Docker
7 9 (31.03%) Spring MVC
7 9 (31.03%) MVC
7 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
7 9 (31.03%) SOAP
8 8 (27.59%) HTML
8 8 (27.59%) CSS
8 8 (27.59%) Apache
8 8 (27.59%) Spring Boot
9 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
9 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
9 7 (24.14%) SQL
10 6 (20.69%) Oracle
10 6 (20.69%) Ant
10 6 (20.69%) JUnit
10 6 (20.69%) RESTful
10 6 (20.69%) Subversion
11 5 (17.24%) TDD
11 5 (17.24%) Selenium
11 5 (17.24%) Degree
11 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL

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 8 (27.59%) Apache
2 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (13.79%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.45%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) OpenShift
1 4 (13.79%) PaaS
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Maven
2 10 (34.48%) Cucumber
3 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
4 6 (20.69%) Ant
4 6 (20.69%) JUnit
4 6 (20.69%) Subversion
5 5 (17.24%) Selenium
6 4 (13.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (10.34%) Bitbucket
7 3 (10.34%) Mockito
8 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
8 2 (6.90%) JBehave
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) Spring
2 14 (48.28%) Hibernate
3 9 (31.03%) REST
3 9 (31.03%) SOAP
3 9 (31.03%) Spring MVC
4 8 (27.59%) CSS
4 8 (27.59%) HTML
4 8 (27.59%) Spring Boot
5 6 (20.69%) RESTful
6 5 (17.24%) Apache Camel
6 5 (17.24%) XML
7 3 (10.34%) jQuery
7 3 (10.34%) Sass
7 3 (10.34%) Web Services
8 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.45%) EJB 3.0
8 1 (3.45%) Java EE
8 1 (3.45%) JSON
8 1 (3.45%) Middleware
8 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Social Media
3 1 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Scrum
3 9 (31.03%) MVC
4 5 (17.24%) TDD
5 4 (13.79%) BDD
5 4 (13.79%) Microservices
5 4 (13.79%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (10.34%) Kanban
6 3 (10.34%) OO
6 3 (10.34%) OOD
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.45%) Migration
8 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.45%) SDLC
8 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Varnish
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle