Period
to 23 March 2019

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

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
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 64 51
Rank change year-on-year -26 -13 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 31 21 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.60% 1.93% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 2.06% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 15 28
Wiltshire median daily rate £463 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.63% -1.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £412 £326 £314
90th Percentile £650 £511 £490
South West median daily rate £475 £435 £413
% change year-on-year +9.20% +5.45% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £61.50 £41.15 £39.50
% change year-on-year +49.45% +4.18% -9.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1,820 1,019 1,288
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.91% 93.83% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,213 704 876
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £288 £278 £213
90th Percentile £650 £611 £568
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 13 31
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.64% -28.57% +10.00%
10th Percentile £14.42 £13.90 £14.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £40.95 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% -20.63% -16.00%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

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 6 months to 23 March 2019.

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 6 months to 23 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -11 28 £469 +17.19% 4
Corsham - 2 £463 -
Chippenham -3 1 £425 - 2
Java Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) Spring
3 16 (51.61%) Microservices
4 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
4 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
6 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
7 8 (25.81%) Banking
7 8 (25.81%) Scrum
7 8 (25.81%) Java 8
8 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
8 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
8 7 (22.58%) RESTful
9 6 (19.35%) TDD
9 6 (19.35%) MVC
9 6 (19.35%) Maven
9 6 (19.35%) Spring MVC
9 6 (19.35%) HTML
9 6 (19.35%) Oracle
9 6 (19.35%) CSS
10 5 (16.13%) OO
10 5 (16.13%) SQL
10 5 (16.13%) Kanban
10 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (16.13%) Spring Boot
11 4 (12.90%) HTML5
11 4 (12.90%) REST
11 4 (12.90%) BDD
11 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
11 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration

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 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) JBoss
2 2 (6.45%) Jetty
3 1 (3.23%) Confluence
3 1 (3.23%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.45%) PaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
2 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.23%) MySQL
5 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
2 6 (19.35%) Maven
3 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
4 3 (9.68%) JUnit
4 3 (9.68%) Mockito
4 3 (9.68%) Selenium
4 3 (9.68%) SonarQube
5 2 (6.45%) DbUnit
5 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.45%) JIRA
5 2 (6.45%) jMock
6 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.23%) Checkstyle
6 1 (3.23%) Liquibase
6 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (25.81%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) Spring
2 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
3 7 (22.58%) RESTful
4 6 (19.35%) CSS
4 6 (19.35%) HTML
4 6 (19.35%) Spring MVC
5 5 (16.13%) Spring Boot
6 4 (12.90%) HTML5
6 4 (12.90%) REST
6 4 (12.90%) Web Services
6 4 (12.90%) XML
7 2 (6.45%) Apache Camel
7 2 (6.45%) J2EE
7 2 (6.45%) Kafka
7 2 (6.45%) PowerMock
7 2 (6.45%) SOAP
8 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.23%) JAX-RS
8 1 (3.23%) Lambda Expressions
8 1 (3.23%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Fintech
2 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Unix
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Microservices
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) Scrum
4 6 (19.35%) MVC
4 6 (19.35%) TDD
5 5 (16.13%) Kanban
5 5 (16.13%) OO
6 4 (12.90%) BDD
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.68%) High Availability
7 3 (9.68%) OOD
7 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.45%) Change Data Capture
8 2 (6.45%) DevOps
8 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
8 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
8 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) Java 8
3 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) C
5 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) JPQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Ansible
1 2 (6.45%) Cobbler
1 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.23%) NetIQ