Period
to 22 June 2018

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 22 June 2018 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 27 28
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 57 73 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.28% 5.66% 6.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.97% 19.62% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 47 56
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +1.01% -1.00%
10th Percentile £328 £313 £310
90th Percentile £700 £506 £449
South West median daily rate £443 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +10.63% +1.91% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £23.00
South West median hourly rate £43.00 £42.25 £42.25
% change year-on-year +1.78% - +14.19%

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 357 372 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 33.09% 28.84% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 245 266
Wiltshire median daily rate £436 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £306 £271 £263
90th Percentile £609 £506 £475
South West median daily rate £410 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +9.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 25
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 £38.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.29% +3.33% +85.78%
10th Percentile £37.50 £31.25 £14.10
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £48.90
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +14.29%

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 22 June 2018.

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 22 June 2018. 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 -12 32 £425 +18.06% 13
Chippenham +3 4 - - 2
Corsham +9 3 £500 +42.86% 1
Warminster - 1 £525 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, 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 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 16 (28.07%) REST
4 15 (26.32%) Spring
5 14 (24.56%) Tomcat
5 14 (24.56%) Test Automation
6 13 (22.81%) DevOps
7 12 (21.05%) Jenkins
7 12 (21.05%) Python
7 12 (21.05%) Finance
8 11 (19.30%) Security Cleared
8 11 (19.30%) Oracle
8 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
9 10 (17.54%) Unix
10 9 (15.79%) Linux
10 9 (15.79%) JUnit
10 9 (15.79%) SQL
10 9 (15.79%) Cucumber
11 8 (14.04%) C++
11 8 (14.04%) .NET
11 8 (14.04%) Web Services
11 8 (14.04%) JSON
11 8 (14.04%) Selenium
11 8 (14.04%) Maven
11 8 (14.04%) Scrum
12 7 (12.28%) IVR
12 7 (12.28%) Hibernate
12 7 (12.28%) Cisco ICM
12 7 (12.28%) Speech Recognition
12 7 (12.28%) SQL Server

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 14 (24.56%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.02%) Apache Solr
2 4 (7.02%) Confluence
2 4 (7.02%) IIS
3 3 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (5.26%) nginx
4 2 (3.51%) Apache
4 2 (3.51%) JBoss
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.75%) CMS
5 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.02%) Sauce Labs
3 3 (5.26%) npm
3 3 (5.26%) PaaS
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.51%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) Cisco ICM
2 3 (5.26%) HTTP
2 3 (5.26%) SSH
2 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.75%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.51%) Big Data
4 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.75%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.75%) GIS
5 1 (1.75%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.75%) MySQL
5 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
3 9 (15.79%) Cucumber
3 9 (15.79%) JUnit
4 8 (14.04%) Maven
4 8 (14.04%) Selenium
5 6 (10.53%) JIRA
6 5 (8.77%) Bitbucket
7 4 (7.02%) Eclipse
7 4 (7.02%) Gradle
7 4 (7.02%) JMeter
7 4 (7.02%) SonarQube
8 3 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (5.26%) CircleCI
8 3 (5.26%) gulp
8 3 (5.26%) Subversion
8 3 (5.26%) Travis CI
9 2 (3.51%) Babel
9 2 (3.51%) IBM UrbanCode
9 2 (3.51%) webpack
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Law
2 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.26%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.51%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (54.39%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Android Developer
4 5 (8.77%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.02%) Angular Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Applications Support
5 4 (7.02%) Test Leader
6 3 (5.26%) Automation Test Lead
7 2 (3.51%) Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Digital Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Development Manager
8 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (1.75%) Network Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.75%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) REST
2 15 (26.32%) Spring
3 8 (14.04%) .NET
3 8 (14.04%) JSON
3 8 (14.04%) Web Services
4 7 (12.28%) Hibernate
4 7 (12.28%) JSP
4 7 (12.28%) VXML
5 5 (8.77%) CSS
5 5 (8.77%) Gherkin
6 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
6 4 (7.02%) Node.js
7 3 (5.26%) J2EE
7 3 (5.26%) XML
8 2 (3.51%) Apache Flex
8 2 (3.51%) GWT
8 2 (3.51%) HTML
8 2 (3.51%) Middleware
8 2 (3.51%) Swing
8 2 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (12.28%) IVR
2 3 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.75%) DataPower
3 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Unix
2 9 (15.79%) Linux
3 6 (10.53%) Android
4 4 (7.02%) Windows
4 4 (7.02%) Windows 10
4 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.26%) CentOS
5 3 (5.26%) Debian
5 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.56%) Test Automation
3 13 (22.81%) DevOps
4 8 (14.04%) Scrum
5 7 (12.28%) Open Source
5 7 (12.28%) Speech Recognition
6 6 (10.53%) Android Development
6 6 (10.53%) Microservices
7 5 (8.77%) Performance Testing
7 5 (8.77%) Test Scripting
8 4 (7.02%) BDD
8 4 (7.02%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 4 (7.02%) TDD
9 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.26%) Kanban
10 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.51%) Project Management
10 2 (3.51%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 12 (21.05%) Python
3 9 (15.79%) SQL
4 8 (14.04%) C++
5 4 (7.02%) Groovy
6 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.51%) C#
7 2 (3.51%) ES6
7 2 (3.51%) ES8
7 2 (3.51%) Java 8
7 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.75%) C
8 1 (1.75%) Ruby
8 1 (1.75%) Scala
8 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Docker
2 4 (7.02%) Firmware
3 3 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Cisco UCCE
2 5 (8.77%) Ansible
2 5 (8.77%) Kubernetes
3 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.26%) Puppet
3 3 (5.26%) SELinux
4 1 (1.75%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Oracle
2 7 (12.28%) Cisco
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.26%) Adobe
4 3 (5.26%) Google
5 2 (3.51%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.51%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.51%) hybris
6 1 (1.75%) CA
6 1 (1.75%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.75%) Sitecore