Period
to 20 March 2019

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 20 March 2019 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
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 21 16
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 163 74 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 8.44% 6.96% 7.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.26% 18.83% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 47 67
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £364 £348 £312
90th Percentile £700 £720 £509
South West median daily rate £488 £450 £418
% change year-on-year +8.33% +7.78% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £46.00 £41.15 £41.50
% change year-on-year +11.79% -0.84% -1.78%

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 672 393 411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 34.80% 36.97% 30.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 251 261
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £330 £310 £294
90th Percentile £650 £606 £525
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 4 12
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -19.25% +7.33%
10th Percentile £38.36 £26.25 £30.80
90th Percentile £49.90 £42.25 £52.00
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +16.13% -3.13% -5.04%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Wiltshire

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Wiltshire

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Wiltshire

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 20 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 +2 105 £550 +18.92% 11
Corsham -9 24 £444 -11.25% 5
Salisbury - 20 £550 - 2
Chippenham -2 3 £425 - 7
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 71 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.22%) Microservices
3 45 (27.61%) Security Cleared
4 44 (26.99%) Banking
5 42 (25.77%) Finance
6 41 (25.15%) Python
7 38 (23.31%) Web Services
8 36 (22.09%) Linux
9 35 (21.47%) SOAP
9 35 (21.47%) Test Automation
10 34 (20.86%) SC Cleared
10 34 (20.86%) SQL
11 33 (20.25%) Selenium
12 32 (19.63%) PowerShell
13 31 (19.02%) Spring
13 31 (19.02%) JavaScript
13 31 (19.02%) XML
14 30 (18.40%) Jenkins
15 29 (17.79%) DevOps
15 29 (17.79%) Cucumber
15 29 (17.79%) Git (software)
16 28 (17.18%) REST
17 27 (16.56%) Software Engineering
17 27 (16.56%) Scrum
18 26 (15.95%) Amazon AWS
18 26 (15.95%) C
19 25 (15.34%) C++
20 23 (14.11%) Enterprise Architecture
20 23 (14.11%) JSON
20 23 (14.11%) Docker

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 13 (7.98%) Confluence
2 10 (6.13%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.91%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.68%) nginx
5 4 (2.45%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.84%) JBoss
7 2 (1.23%) Apache
7 2 (1.23%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.23%) Jetty
7 2 (1.23%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.61%) CMS
8 1 (0.61%) Drupal
8 1 (0.61%) FileNet
8 1 (0.61%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.61%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.61%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.95%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.13%) SaaS
3 8 (4.91%) Apigee
3 8 (4.91%) GitHub
3 8 (4.91%) PaaS
4 7 (4.29%) OpenShift
4 7 (4.29%) Sauce Labs
5 4 (2.45%) npm
6 3 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.61%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.61%) IaaS
7 1 (0.61%) Route 53
7 1 (0.61%) Serverless
7 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.91%) DNS
1 8 (4.91%) FTP
1 8 (4.91%) HTTP
1 8 (4.91%) SMTP
1 8 (4.91%) SSH
2 4 (2.45%) MQTT
3 3 (1.84%) SSL
4 2 (1.23%) Firewall
5 1 (0.61%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.61%) Internet
5 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.61%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.61%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.43%) MongoDB
2 14 (8.59%) SQL Server
3 13 (7.98%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.45%) Big Data
6 4 (2.45%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.45%) MySQL
7 3 (1.84%) MySQL Workbench
8 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.61%) DB2
9 1 (0.61%) GIS
9 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 33 (20.25%) Selenium
2 30 (18.40%) Jenkins
3 29 (17.79%) Cucumber
3 29 (17.79%) Git (software)
4 21 (12.88%) JIRA
5 16 (9.82%) Bitbucket
6 15 (9.20%) WebDriver
7 12 (7.36%) JMeter
8 11 (6.75%) JUnit
8 11 (6.75%) Maven
9 10 (6.13%) Hudson
9 10 (6.13%) SonarQube
10 6 (3.68%) Eclipse
11 5 (3.07%) SoapUI
12 4 (2.45%) Artifactory
12 4 (2.45%) Gradle
12 4 (2.45%) gulp
12 4 (2.45%) IBM UrbanCode
12 4 (2.45%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (1.84%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 44 (26.99%) Banking
2 42 (25.77%) Finance
3 2 (1.23%) Retail
3 2 (1.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (28.83%) Architect
1 47 (28.83%) Developer
2 31 (19.02%) Java Developer
3 23 (14.11%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (7.98%) Java Architect
5 12 (7.36%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (6.13%) Applications Architect
6 10 (6.13%) Automation Tester
6 10 (6.13%) Tester
7 7 (4.29%) MongoDB Developer
7 7 (4.29%) Test Leader
8 6 (3.68%) Consultant
9 5 (3.07%) Automation Consultant
9 5 (3.07%) QA Consultant
9 5 (3.07%) Senior Architect
10 4 (2.45%) Analyst
10 4 (2.45%) Automation Test Lead
10 4 (2.45%) Core Java Developer
10 4 (2.45%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (2.45%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (23.31%) Web Services
2 35 (21.47%) SOAP
3 31 (19.02%) Spring
3 31 (19.02%) XML
4 28 (17.18%) REST
5 23 (14.11%) JSON
6 22 (13.50%) JSP
7 14 (8.59%) .NET
7 14 (8.59%) RESTful
8 12 (7.36%) CSS
8 12 (7.36%) Hibernate
9 10 (6.13%) HTML
9 10 (6.13%) Kafka
9 10 (6.13%) Middleware
9 10 (6.13%) Node.js
10 7 (4.29%) J2EE
10 7 (4.29%) OAuth
11 6 (3.68%) AngularJS
11 6 (3.68%) KML
11 6 (3.68%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.07%) Fintech
3 4 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.45%) PKI
4 3 (1.84%) DataPower
5 2 (1.23%) iPad
5 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.23%) NHS
6 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.61%) Clustering
6 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.61%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (0.61%) Replication
6 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (22.09%) Linux
2 15 (9.20%) Windows
3 11 (6.75%) Windows 10
3 11 (6.75%) Windows Server
3 11 (6.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.07%) Unix
5 4 (2.45%) Solaris
5 4 (2.45%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.84%) CoreOS
6 3 (1.84%) Debian
7 2 (1.23%) Android
7 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.61%) AIX
8 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.22%) Microservices
3 35 (21.47%) Test Automation
4 29 (17.79%) DevOps
5 27 (16.56%) Scrum
5 27 (16.56%) Software Engineering
6 23 (14.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 22 (13.50%) Information Security
7 22 (13.50%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (13.50%) TOGAF
8 21 (12.88%) Critical Thinking
8 21 (12.88%) DSDM
9 19 (11.66%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (11.66%) OO
10 18 (11.04%) BDD
11 12 (7.36%) IT Strategy
11 12 (7.36%) SDET
11 12 (7.36%) TDD
12 11 (6.75%) Open Source
12 11 (6.75%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (25.15%) Python
2 34 (20.86%) SQL
3 32 (19.63%) PowerShell
4 31 (19.02%) JavaScript
5 26 (15.95%) C
6 25 (15.34%) C++
7 21 (12.88%) C#
8 11 (6.75%) Java 8
9 7 (4.29%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.07%) Groovy
11 4 (2.45%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.84%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.84%) VB
13 2 (1.23%) PHP
14 1 (0.61%) Go
14 1 (0.61%) JPQL
14 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (27.61%) Security Cleared
2 34 (20.86%) SC Cleared
3 20 (12.27%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.45%) Degree
4 4 (2.45%) ISEB
4 4 (2.45%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.61%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.61%) MCP
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.61%) OCP
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.61%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.88%) HMG Infosec
1 21 (12.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 21 (12.88%) JSP 440
2 13 (7.98%) QA
3 8 (4.91%) PSD2
4 1 (0.61%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (14.11%) Docker
2 9 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.91%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.68%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.23%) HDFS
6 2 (1.23%) LXC
6 2 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (10.43%) Kubernetes
2 13 (7.98%) Ansible
3 9 (5.52%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (5.52%) Puppet
4 8 (4.91%) vCenter Server
5 3 (1.84%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.23%) CA Service Virtualization
6 2 (1.23%) Cobbler
6 2 (1.23%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (1.23%) Mesos
6 2 (1.23%) Terraform
7 1 (0.61%) Grafana
7 1 (0.61%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.61%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 22 (13.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.27%) Oracle
3 16 (9.82%) VMware
4 8 (4.91%) IBM
5 6 (3.68%) SolarWinds
5 6 (3.68%) Veracode
6 3 (1.84%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.23%) ATG
7 2 (1.23%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.23%) CA
7 2 (1.23%) Dynatrace
7 2 (1.23%) IBM Sterling
7 2 (1.23%) Micro Focus
7 2 (1.23%) Teradata
7 2 (1.23%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.61%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.61%) Google
8 1 (0.61%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.61%) PayPal
8 1 (0.61%) Tableau