Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 43 21
Rank change year-on-year +15 -22 +23
Contract jobs citing Java 75 54 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.91% 4.05% 6.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.84% 14.92% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 37 55
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £335 £315 £293
90th Percentile £700 £625 £456
South West median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £23.00
South West median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -4.44% +12.50% -4.76%

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 398 362 371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 31.39% 27.14% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 240 255
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -3.45%
10th Percentile £304 £274 £263
90th Percentile £600 £525 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 22
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +2.01% +77.38%
10th Percentile £38.28 £31.25 £16.03
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.00 £49.73
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -2.30% +3.57% +12.00%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -2 52 £425 +13.33% 11
Chippenham +5 5 £375 -13.04% 4
Corsham +11 2 £500 +42.86% 3
Warminster - 1 £525 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 35 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.33%) JavaScript
3 26 (34.67%) REST
4 21 (28.00%) Jenkins
4 21 (28.00%) Finance
5 19 (25.33%) Spring
5 19 (25.33%) SQL
5 19 (25.33%) Git (software)
6 18 (24.00%) JIRA
7 16 (21.33%) Python
7 16 (21.33%) Test Automation
7 16 (21.33%) Microservices
8 15 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 15 (20.00%) Node.js
8 15 (20.00%) Scrum
9 13 (17.33%) Selenium
9 13 (17.33%) Docker
10 12 (16.00%) DevOps
10 12 (16.00%) CSS
11 11 (14.67%) Middleware
11 11 (14.67%) Maven
12 10 (13.33%) .NET
12 10 (13.33%) Web Services
12 10 (13.33%) Kubernetes
13 9 (12.00%) Oracle
13 9 (12.00%) C#
13 9 (12.00%) HTML
13 9 (12.00%) TDD
14 8 (10.67%) Tomcat
14 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills

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 8 (10.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.33%) Confluence
3 3 (4.00%) JBoss
4 2 (2.67%) Apache
4 2 (2.67%) CMS
4 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.33%) nginx
5 1 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Fireworks
1 4 (5.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (5.33%) Sauce Labs
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.67%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.33%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.33%) npm
5 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) Cisco ICM
2 4 (5.33%) Internet
3 3 (4.00%) HTTP
3 3 (4.00%) SSH
3 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.33%) Intranet
4 1 (1.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.67%) Big Data
4 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.33%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.33%) GIS
4 1 (1.33%) JasperReports
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (28.00%) Jenkins
2 19 (25.33%) Git (software)
3 18 (24.00%) JIRA
4 15 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 13 (17.33%) Selenium
6 11 (14.67%) Maven
7 7 (9.33%) Bitbucket
7 7 (9.33%) JUnit
8 6 (8.00%) Hudson
8 6 (8.00%) JMeter
8 6 (8.00%) WebDriver
9 5 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (5.33%) Eclipse
10 4 (5.33%) SoapUI
10 4 (5.33%) SonarQube
11 3 (4.00%) JBehave
11 3 (4.00%) Subversion
12 2 (2.67%) Ant
12 2 (2.67%) HP UFT
12 2 (2.67%) webpack
General
1 21 (28.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Banking
3 3 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.00%) Law
4 2 (2.67%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (58.67%) Developer
2 19 (25.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (8.00%) Test Leader
4 4 (5.33%) Angular Developer
4 4 (5.33%) Architect
4 4 (5.33%) React Developer
4 4 (5.33%) UI Developer
5 3 (4.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 3 (4.00%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (4.00%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (4.00%) Performance Test Leader
5 3 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (2.67%) Agile Coach
6 2 (2.67%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 2 (2.67%) Digital Developer
6 2 (2.67%) Engineering Manager
6 2 (2.67%) Java Engineer
6 2 (2.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.67%) REST
2 19 (25.33%) Spring
3 15 (20.00%) Node.js
4 12 (16.00%) CSS
5 11 (14.67%) Middleware
6 10 (13.33%) .NET
6 10 (13.33%) Web Services
7 9 (12.00%) HTML
8 7 (9.33%) AngularJS
8 7 (9.33%) JSON
8 7 (9.33%) JSP
8 7 (9.33%) VXML
9 6 (8.00%) Hibernate
9 6 (8.00%) HTML5
9 6 (8.00%) React
9 6 (8.00%) XML
10 5 (6.67%) Gherkin
11 4 (5.33%) LESS
11 4 (5.33%) Mustache
11 4 (5.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.33%) IVR
3 4 (5.33%) DataPower
3 4 (5.33%) User Experience
4 3 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.33%) Linux
2 6 (8.00%) Unix
3 4 (5.33%) Debian
4 3 (4.00%) CentOS
4 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.33%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.33%) Microservices
2 16 (21.33%) Test Automation
3 15 (20.00%) Scrum
4 12 (16.00%) DevOps
5 9 (12.00%) TDD
6 8 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.67%) Performance Testing
7 7 (9.33%) BDD
7 7 (9.33%) Kanban
7 7 (9.33%) Speech Recognition
8 6 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.00%) Open Source
8 6 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.00%) Web Development
9 4 (5.33%) Functional Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.33%) JavaScript
2 19 (25.33%) SQL
3 16 (21.33%) Python
4 9 (12.00%) C#
5 6 (8.00%) C++
5 6 (8.00%) ES6
6 5 (6.67%) Java 8
7 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.33%) VB
8 3 (4.00%) C
8 3 (4.00%) Groovy
8 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.67%) ES8
9 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.33%) Go
10 1 (1.33%) Perl
10 1 (1.33%) Ruby
10 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (10.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.00%) ISEB
3 3 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 13 (17.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 7 (9.33%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (5.33%) Ansible
4 3 (4.00%) CA Service Virtualization
4 3 (4.00%) SELinux
5 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) Oracle
2 7 (9.33%) Adobe
2 7 (9.33%) Cisco
2 7 (9.33%) Google
3 4 (5.33%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.00%) CA
4 3 (4.00%) Micro Focus
5 2 (2.67%) Hortonworks
5 2 (2.67%) hybris
5 2 (2.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.33%) HP
6 1 (1.33%) Pega
6 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.33%) Sitecore