Period
to 31 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 31 May 2020 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 18 27
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9 -5
Contract jobs citing Java 56 159 63
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.73% 8.84% 5.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.01% 25.48% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 105 37
Median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £377 £363 £333
90th Percentile £663 £663 £700
South West median daily rate £525 £483 £450
% change year-on-year +8.81% +7.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -23.91% +6.98% +3.61%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 311 624 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 31.80% 34.71% 34.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 400 230
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £378 £325 £306
90th Percentile £550 £650 £600
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
10th Percentile £35.00 £23.43 £39.00
90th Percentile £48.34 £49.55 £47.30
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year -22.22% +7.78% -1.76%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Wiltshire

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Java in Wiltshire.

Daily rate trend for Java in Wiltshire

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Java in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Java in Wiltshire

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Java in Wiltshire.

Hourly rate trend for Java in Wiltshire

Java
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Java in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Java in Wiltshire

Java
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 within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. 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 -1 24 £425 -8.11%
Corsham +3 20 £481 +6.94% 3
Salisbury +3 3 £353 -35.82% 2
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 29 (51.79%) Security Cleared
2 27 (48.21%) AWS
2 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
5 21 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 18 (32.14%) Git (software)
6 18 (32.14%) Test Automation
7 17 (30.36%) Cucumber
7 17 (30.36%) Scrum
7 17 (30.36%) SQL
7 17 (30.36%) Web Services
8 16 (28.57%) Oracle
9 15 (26.79%) Spring
9 15 (26.79%) JIRA
9 15 (26.79%) REST
10 14 (25.00%) Azure
10 14 (25.00%) Maven
11 13 (23.21%) Selenium
11 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (23.21%) Microservices
12 12 (21.43%) SaaS
13 11 (19.64%) Docker
13 11 (19.64%) J2EE
13 11 (19.64%) SOAP
14 10 (17.86%) HTML
14 10 (17.86%) BDD
15 9 (16.07%) Performance Testing
15 9 (16.07%) DevOps
15 9 (16.07%) CSS

Java
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 7 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (5.36%) ArcGIS
3 3 (5.36%) GeoServer
4 2 (3.57%) Confluence
4 2 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.57%) nginx
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.79%) CMS
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (3.57%) Siebel CRM
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 27 (48.21%) AWS
2 14 (25.00%) Azure
3 12 (21.43%) SaaS
4 8 (14.29%) PaaS
5 4 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (7.14%) GitHub
6 3 (5.36%) Apigee
6 3 (5.36%) GCP
6 3 (5.36%) OpenShift
6 3 (5.36%) Power Platform
7 2 (3.57%) IaaS
8 1 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.79%) BrowserStack
8 1 (1.79%) Sauce Labs
8 1 (1.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) DNS
1 2 (3.57%) Skype
1 2 (3.57%) SMTP
1 2 (3.57%) SNMP
1 2 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (5.36%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (5.36%) Power BI
3 3 (5.36%) QGIS
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.57%) OLTP
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.79%) Big Data
5 1 (1.79%) DB2
5 1 (1.79%) HDInsight
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 21 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 18 (32.14%) Git (software)
3 17 (30.36%) Cucumber
4 15 (26.79%) JIRA
5 14 (25.00%) Maven
6 13 (23.21%) Selenium
7 8 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (14.29%) JUnit
8 7 (12.50%) SonarQube
9 6 (10.71%) DbUnit
9 6 (10.71%) jMock
9 6 (10.71%) Mockito
10 5 (8.93%) Ant
10 5 (8.93%) Bitbucket Server
10 5 (8.93%) Hudson
10 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (8.93%) WebDriver
11 4 (7.14%) Bitbucket
11 4 (7.14%) JMeter
12 2 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Public Sector
3 3 (5.36%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Developer
2 22 (39.29%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Tester
4 6 (10.71%) Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Angular Developer
5 4 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Network Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Developer in Test
6 3 (5.36%) Java Automation Tester
6 3 (5.36%) Network Technical Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Access Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.36%) Web Services
2 15 (26.79%) REST
2 15 (26.79%) Spring
3 11 (19.64%) J2EE
3 11 (19.64%) SOAP
4 10 (17.86%) HTML
5 9 (16.07%) CSS
6 7 (12.50%) RESTful
6 7 (12.50%) XML
7 6 (10.71%) GraphQL
7 6 (10.71%) jQuery
7 6 (10.71%) PowerMock
7 6 (10.71%) Vue.js
8 5 (8.93%) Apache Camel
8 5 (8.93%) JSON
9 4 (7.14%) .NET
9 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
9 4 (7.14%) Middleware
9 4 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (7.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Private Cloud
1 4 (7.14%) Replication
1 4 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.79%) NHS
2 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.57%) VMS
4 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.14%) Test Automation
3 17 (30.36%) Scrum
4 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (23.21%) Microservices
5 10 (17.86%) BDD
6 9 (16.07%) DevOps
6 9 (16.07%) Performance Testing
7 7 (12.50%) TDD
7 7 (12.50%) Test Management
8 6 (10.71%) Migration
9 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Automation
9 5 (8.93%) Kanban
9 5 (8.93%) Open Source
9 5 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (7.14%) IT Strategy
10 4 (7.14%) Technical Leadership
10 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
2 17 (30.36%) SQL
3 9 (16.07%) Python
4 7 (12.50%) Java 8
5 4 (7.14%) AWK
5 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.14%) Jython
5 4 (7.14%) sed
6 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.36%) R
7 2 (3.57%) Perl
7 2 (3.57%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (1.79%) Go
8 1 (1.79%) Groovy
8 1 (1.79%) Ruby
8 1 (1.79%) Scala
8 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (51.79%) Security Cleared
2 24 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 11 (19.64%) Docker
2 4 (7.14%) NFS
3 3 (5.36%) LXC
3 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.36%) vSphere
4 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.79%) Postfix
5 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Ansible
1 5 (8.93%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.57%) Data Guard
3 2 (3.57%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (3.57%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.79%) HP ALM
4 1 (1.79%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 1 (1.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) VMware
3 4 (7.14%) Informatica
3 4 (7.14%) NetApp
3 4 (7.14%) SAP
4 3 (5.36%) Atlassian
4 3 (5.36%) ForgeRock
4 3 (5.36%) NetIQ
4 3 (5.36%) Pega
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco
5 2 (3.57%) Dell
5 2 (3.57%) IBM
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.57%) Novell
5 2 (3.57%) Okta
5 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.57%) Siebel
6 1 (1.79%) Databricks
6 1 (1.79%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.79%) HP