Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 30 53
Rank change year-on-year -1 +23 -32
Contract jobs citing Java 119 83 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 6.38% 5.68% 3.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.41% 18.95% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 55 32
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £366 £349 £315
90th Percentile £650 £600 £751
South West median daily rate £500 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +17.65% +5.59% +2.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £52.50 - -
South West median hourly rate £43.00 £43.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year - -9.47% +12.43%

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 613 438 351
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 32.89% 30.00% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 301 246
Wiltshire median daily rate £440 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £320 £306 £289
90th Percentile £613 £600 £525
South West median daily rate £438 £415 £375
% change year-on-year +5.42% +10.67% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 13
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -2.60%
10th Percentile £20.93 £38.02 £31.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £46.15
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £43.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.73% +8.13%

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 September 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 22 September 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 +3 80 £450 +5.88% 7
Corsham -14 11 £488 +8.33% 4
Salisbury 0 8 £488 -9.30%
Chippenham -14 1 - - 3
Warminster - 1 - - 5
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 62 (52.10%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 34 (28.57%) DevOps
3 31 (26.05%) Kubernetes
3 31 (26.05%) Selenium
4 30 (25.21%) Scrum
5 29 (24.37%) Jenkins
6 28 (23.53%) Microservices
7 27 (22.69%) AWS
8 26 (21.85%) Finance
8 26 (21.85%) Linux
8 26 (21.85%) Docker
9 25 (21.01%) Cucumber
10 24 (20.17%) Python
11 23 (19.33%) Tomcat
11 23 (19.33%) XML
11 23 (19.33%) Ansible
12 21 (17.65%) SQL
13 20 (16.81%) JavaScript
13 20 (16.81%) BDD
13 20 (16.81%) Azure
13 20 (16.81%) Security Cleared
14 19 (15.97%) Oracle
14 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
14 19 (15.97%) TDD
15 17 (14.29%) Banking
15 17 (14.29%) Web Services
15 17 (14.29%) Spring
16 16 (13.45%) Kanban
16 16 (13.45%) C#

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 23 (19.33%) Tomcat
2 10 (8.40%) nginx
3 9 (7.56%) Apache
4 5 (4.20%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (4.20%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.36%) CMS
5 4 (3.36%) Confluence
5 4 (3.36%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.68%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.68%) GeoServer
6 2 (1.68%) JBoss
6 2 (1.68%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.68%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.84%) Drupal
7 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Acrobat
1 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 27 (22.69%) AWS
2 20 (16.81%) Azure
3 13 (10.92%) Apigee
3 13 (10.92%) OpenShift
4 9 (7.56%) GCP
5 4 (3.36%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.68%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.84%) Firebase
7 1 (0.84%) IaaS
7 1 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.08%) Internet
2 10 (8.40%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.04%) SSL
4 5 (4.20%) Firewall
5 2 (1.68%) MQTT
6 1 (0.84%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (0.84%) DNS
6 1 (0.84%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.84%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (4.20%) MongoDB
2 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.68%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (1.68%) QGIS
4 2 (1.68%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.84%) GIS
5 1 (0.84%) JasperReports
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (26.05%) Selenium
2 29 (24.37%) Jenkins
3 25 (21.01%) Cucumber
4 13 (10.92%) Maven
5 11 (9.24%) Git (software)
6 9 (7.56%) WebDriver
7 8 (6.72%) Artifactory
7 8 (6.72%) JUnit
7 8 (6.72%) Sonatype Nexus
8 7 (5.88%) Ant
9 6 (5.04%) GitLab
9 6 (5.04%) JIRA
10 5 (4.20%) Appium
10 5 (4.20%) Subversion
11 4 (3.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (3.36%) Mockito
12 3 (2.52%) JBehave
13 2 (1.68%) Bitbucket
14 1 (0.84%) Gradle
14 1 (0.84%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (21.85%) Finance
2 17 (14.29%) Banking
3 7 (5.88%) Public Sector
4 5 (4.20%) Legal
5 1 (0.84%) Publishing
5 1 (0.84%) Retail
5 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (28.57%) Developer
2 18 (15.13%) Java Developer
3 11 (9.24%) Architect
4 9 (7.56%) Automation Test Lead
4 9 (7.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (5.88%) Analyst
5 7 (5.88%) Tester
6 6 (5.04%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (5.04%) Test Analyst
6 6 (5.04%) Test Leader
7 5 (4.20%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (4.20%) Java Engineer
7 5 (4.20%) Test Engineer
8 4 (3.36%) Consultant
8 4 (3.36%) Penetration Tester
8 4 (3.36%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (2.52%) Developer in Test
9 3 (2.52%) Java Developer in Test
9 3 (2.52%) Lead DevOps
9 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.33%) XML
2 17 (14.29%) Spring
2 17 (14.29%) Web Services
3 15 (12.61%) .NET
3 15 (12.61%) RESTful
4 11 (9.24%) SOAP
5 10 (8.40%) Hibernate
5 10 (8.40%) HTML
6 8 (6.72%) CSS
6 8 (6.72%) JSON
7 7 (5.88%) REST
8 6 (5.04%) JSP
8 6 (5.04%) LDAP
8 6 (5.04%) OAuth
8 6 (5.04%) OpenID
8 6 (5.04%) SAML
9 5 (4.20%) .NET Core
9 5 (4.20%) Gherkin
9 5 (4.20%) J2EE
9 5 (4.20%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.72%) Public Cloud
2 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.04%) Cloud Native
3 4 (3.36%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.52%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.68%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.68%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.68%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.68%) User Experience
6 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.84%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.84%) PKI
6 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.85%) Linux
2 14 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (8.40%) Windows
4 5 (4.20%) Unix
4 5 (4.20%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.36%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.52%) Android
7 1 (0.84%) Solaris
7 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (52.10%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (28.57%) DevOps
2 34 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 30 (25.21%) Scrum
4 28 (23.53%) Microservices
5 20 (16.81%) BDD
6 19 (15.97%) TDD
7 16 (13.45%) Kanban
8 11 (9.24%) Identity Access Management
8 11 (9.24%) Software Engineering
9 10 (8.40%) Information Security
10 9 (7.56%) Incident Management
11 8 (6.72%) Penetration Testing
12 7 (5.88%) SDET
12 7 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.88%) Use Case
13 6 (5.04%) Computer Science
13 6 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (5.04%) Identity Management
14 5 (4.20%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.17%) Python
2 21 (17.65%) SQL
3 20 (16.81%) JavaScript
4 16 (13.45%) C#
5 15 (12.61%) C
6 14 (11.76%) C++
7 6 (5.04%) PHP
7 6 (5.04%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.20%) Groovy
8 5 (4.20%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.20%) Ruby
9 4 (3.36%) Go
9 4 (3.36%) Perl
10 3 (2.52%) Java 8
10 3 (2.52%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.68%) Kotlin
11 2 (1.68%) R
12 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.84%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (16.81%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.92%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.20%) Degree
3 5 (4.20%) ISEB
3 5 (4.20%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.36%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.68%) CREST Certified
6 2 (1.68%) OSCP
7 1 (0.84%) CCNA
7 1 (0.84%) CCNP
7 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) HMG Infosec
1 5 (4.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 5 (4.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (4.20%) JSP 440
1 5 (4.20%) QA
1 5 (4.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (3.36%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (21.85%) Docker
2 10 (8.40%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.40%) LXC
3 5 (4.20%) NDS
3 5 (4.20%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 4 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.36%) vSphere
5 3 (2.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (26.05%) Kubernetes
2 23 (19.33%) Ansible
3 10 (8.40%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 10 (8.40%) Terraform
4 8 (6.72%) Kibana
4 8 (6.72%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 5 (4.20%) QRadar
6 4 (3.36%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (3.36%) Tivoli
6 4 (3.36%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 2 (1.68%) Grafana
7 2 (1.68%) Puppet
8 1 (0.84%) Amdocs OSS
8 1 (0.84%) Mesos
8 1 (0.84%) Nessus
8 1 (0.84%) Nmap
8 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.84%) Stealthwatch
8 1 (0.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
1 19 (15.97%) Oracle
2 16 (13.45%) VMware
3 15 (12.61%) Red Hat
4 14 (11.76%) NetIQ
5 11 (9.24%) Google
6 10 (8.40%) ForgeRock
7 8 (6.72%) Veracode
8 6 (5.04%) Cisco
9 5 (4.20%) Adobe
9 5 (4.20%) Atlassian
9 5 (4.20%) Dynatrace
9 5 (4.20%) FireEye
10 4 (3.36%) IBM
10 4 (3.36%) Lotus
10 4 (3.36%) McAfee
10 4 (3.36%) Novell
10 4 (3.36%) Okta
10 4 (3.36%) Ping Identity
10 4 (3.36%) Symantec