Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 11 28
Rank change year-on-year -13 +17 +10
Contract jobs citing Java 63 122 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.75% 9.59% 5.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.80% 30.20% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 82 56
Wiltshire median daily rate £488 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -1.64% +1.67%
10th Percentile £353 £313 £302
90th Percentile £731 £506 £456
South West median daily rate £450 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £41.25
South West median hourly rate £41.33 £41.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year -0.42% -5.14% +5.87%

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 354 404 407
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 32.30% 31.76% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 266 285
Wiltshire median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £306 £300 £289
90th Percentile £600 £513 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 21
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.25% +23.08% +14.04%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.70 £21.00
90th Percentile £41.75 £65.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £39.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year -1.27% -4.82% +18.57%

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 January 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 20 January 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 -11 47 £481 +28.33% 8
Corsham +8 2 - -
Salisbury -6 2 £530 +51.97% 1
Chippenham - 1 - - 2
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.75%) DevOps
3 19 (30.16%) SQL
4 16 (25.40%) Oracle
4 16 (25.40%) .NET
5 13 (20.63%) Spring
5 13 (20.63%) Mentoring
5 13 (20.63%) Open Source
6 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 11 (17.46%) Maven
7 11 (17.46%) Linux
8 10 (15.87%) Unix
8 10 (15.87%) Tomcat
8 10 (15.87%) QA
8 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (15.87%) Docker
9 9 (14.29%) Microservices
9 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (14.29%) Finance
9 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 9 (14.29%) Python
10 8 (12.70%) IIS
10 8 (12.70%) Selenium
10 8 (12.70%) Cucumber
10 8 (12.70%) REST
11 7 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (11.11%) Spring Boot
11 7 (11.11%) Jenkins
11 7 (11.11%) Banking
11 7 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture

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 10 (15.87%) Tomcat
2 8 (12.70%) IIS
3 6 (9.52%) Apache
4 4 (6.35%) Apache Solr
4 4 (6.35%) nginx
5 3 (4.76%) Confluence
5 3 (4.76%) Jetty
5 3 (4.76%) Mongrel
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.17%) Liferay
7 1 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (6.35%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (6.35%) Amazon S3
3 4 (6.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (6.35%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (6.35%) Google App Engine
3 4 (6.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (6.35%) PaaS
3 4 (6.35%) Route 53
3 4 (6.35%) Serverless
3 4 (6.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.59%) npm
5 1 (1.59%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) DHCP
1 4 (6.35%) DNS
1 4 (6.35%) FTP
1 4 (6.35%) HTTP
1 4 (6.35%) IPsec
1 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.76%) SSL
3 2 (3.17%) SMS
3 2 (3.17%) VPN
4 1 (1.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) NoSQL
1 5 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.17%) MySQL
4 2 (3.17%) Redis
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.59%) Big Data
5 1 (1.59%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Maven
2 8 (12.70%) Cucumber
2 8 (12.70%) Selenium
3 7 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.52%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.94%) Subversion
6 4 (6.35%) Gradle
6 4 (6.35%) JIRA
6 4 (6.35%) Travis CI
7 3 (4.76%) Bitbucket
7 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.17%) Ant
8 2 (3.17%) JUnit
9 1 (1.59%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.59%) JBehave
9 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.59%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.59%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (1.59%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Back Office
3 3 (4.76%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.59%) Law
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Developer
2 13 (20.63%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.87%) Architect
4 7 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (7.94%) Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Android Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Applications Support
6 4 (6.35%) Developer in Test
6 4 (6.35%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Technical Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.40%) .NET
2 13 (20.63%) Spring
3 8 (12.70%) REST
4 7 (11.11%) Spring Boot
5 6 (9.52%) Velocity
6 5 (7.94%) XML
7 4 (6.35%) J2EE
7 4 (6.35%) JSON
7 4 (6.35%) Node.js
8 3 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (4.76%) Servlets
8 3 (4.76%) Spring MVC
8 3 (4.76%) Web Services
9 2 (3.17%) CSS
9 2 (3.17%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.17%) HTML
9 2 (3.17%) jQuery
9 2 (3.17%) Visualforce
9 2 (3.17%) WebCenter
9 2 (3.17%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.59%) Fintech
3 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Linux
2 10 (15.87%) Unix
3 6 (9.52%) Windows
3 6 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.94%) Android
5 4 (6.35%) Windows 10
5 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.17%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.17%) CentOS
6 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.59%) CoreOS
7 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.75%) DevOps
3 13 (20.63%) Mentoring
3 13 (20.63%) Open Source
4 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (14.29%) Microservices
6 7 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (11.11%) Scrum
7 6 (9.52%) Customer-Centricity
7 6 (9.52%) ETL
7 6 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 6 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 6 (9.52%) Validation
8 5 (7.94%) Android Development
8 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.35%) Auto-Scaling
9 4 (6.35%) BDD
9 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.16%) SQL
2 9 (14.29%) Python
3 6 (9.52%) C++
3 6 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.94%) Ruby
5 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.76%) VBA
6 2 (3.17%) Apex Code
6 2 (3.17%) C
6 2 (3.17%) C#
6 2 (3.17%) SOQL
6 2 (3.17%) SOSL
7 1 (1.59%) Groovy
7 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.94%) DV Cleared
2 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.17%) Degree
4 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.59%) ISEB
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.87%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) Docker
2 5 (7.94%) Firmware
3 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.35%) Xen
4 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.59%) GlusterFS
5 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.59%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Ansible
2 5 (7.94%) Puppet
3 4 (6.35%) Nagios
4 3 (4.76%) Kubernetes
5 2 (3.17%) Icinga
5 2 (3.17%) Kibana
5 2 (3.17%) logstash
5 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.59%) Mesos
6 1 (1.59%) OSSEC
6 1 (1.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Oracle
2 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.35%) Google
3 4 (6.35%) VMware
4 3 (4.76%) Apigee
4 3 (4.76%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.59%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco
6 1 (1.59%) EMC
6 1 (1.59%) F5
6 1 (1.59%) IronPort
6 1 (1.59%) Juniper
6 1 (1.59%) McAfee
6 1 (1.59%) New Relic
6 1 (1.59%) Veracode