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 3 months to 26 April 2017 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 29 31
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2  
Contract jobs citing Java 39 32 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.98% 4.77% 4.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.86% 15.53% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 21
Median daily rate £425 £368 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.64% -5.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £315 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +1.81% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% -5.00%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 187 206 187
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 28.68% 30.70% 25.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 137 99
Median daily rate £405 £350 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.71% -2.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 11
Median hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +98.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.10 £11.80 £20.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing Java as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +12 32 £375 +10.29% 6
Chippenham - 2 £431 - 2
Corsham - 2 £350 -
Malmesbury - 1 £450 - 1
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, 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 54 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (47.78%) Spring
3 36 (40.00%) Selenium
4 31 (34.44%) Cucumber
5 29 (32.22%) Scrum
6 28 (31.11%) BDD
7 26 (28.89%) Jenkins
8 25 (27.78%) Maven
9 22 (24.44%) Finance
10 21 (23.33%) Hibernate
10 21 (23.33%) REST
11 20 (22.22%) SOAP
12 18 (20.00%) Docker
12 18 (20.00%) Microservices
13 17 (18.89%) Git (software)
13 17 (18.89%) Tomcat
14 16 (17.78%) Oracle
14 16 (17.78%) Apache
14 16 (17.78%) Performance Testing
15 15 (16.67%) SQL
15 15 (16.67%) Linux
16 14 (15.56%) Web Services
16 14 (15.56%) JavaScript
16 14 (15.56%) Ant
16 14 (15.56%) WebDriver
16 14 (15.56%) DevOps
17 13 (14.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 13 (14.44%) Amazon AWS
17 13 (14.44%) HTML
17 13 (14.44%) CSS

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 17 (18.89%) Tomcat
2 16 (17.78%) Apache
3 9 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (7.78%) Confluence
5 5 (5.56%) JBoss
6 4 (4.44%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (3.33%) nginx
8 1 (1.11%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.11%) NetWeaver
8 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.44%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.78%) GitHub
4 4 (4.44%) OpenShift
4 4 (4.44%) PaaS
5 2 (2.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) DNS
1 4 (4.44%) LDAP
2 1 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.11%) Firewall
2 1 (1.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) LAN
2 1 (1.11%) MQTT
2 1 (1.11%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.11%) SAN
2 1 (1.11%) WAN
2 1 (1.11%) WinSCP
2 1 (1.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.11%) MySQL
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (40.00%) Selenium
2 31 (34.44%) Cucumber
3 26 (28.89%) Jenkins
4 25 (27.78%) Maven
5 17 (18.89%) Git (software)
6 14 (15.56%) Ant
6 14 (15.56%) WebDriver
7 13 (14.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (12.22%) JIRA
9 10 (11.11%) Bitbucket
10 9 (10.00%) GitLab
10 9 (10.00%) JUnit
11 8 (8.89%) Subversion
12 6 (6.67%) Mockito
13 5 (5.56%) SoapUI
14 4 (4.44%) JBehave
14 4 (4.44%) Vagrant
15 2 (2.22%) JMeter
16 1 (1.11%) Oracle APEX
16 1 (1.11%) Toad
General
1 22 (24.44%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Banking
3 3 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (44.44%) Developer
2 37 (41.11%) Java Developer
3 15 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 14 (15.56%) Tester
5 12 (13.33%) Automation Tester
6 10 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Analyst
7 7 (7.78%) Developer in Test
7 7 (7.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (7.78%) WebOps Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Test Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Test Leader
9 5 (5.56%) Technical Leader
9 5 (5.56%) Test Automation Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Test Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Consultant
10 4 (4.44%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (47.78%) Spring
2 21 (23.33%) Hibernate
2 21 (23.33%) REST
3 20 (22.22%) SOAP
4 14 (15.56%) Web Services
5 13 (14.44%) CSS
5 13 (14.44%) HTML
6 11 (12.22%) Spring MVC
7 8 (8.89%) Elastic Stack
7 8 (8.89%) XML
8 7 (7.78%) RESTful
8 7 (7.78%) Spring Boot
8 7 (7.78%) WebCenter
9 5 (5.56%) Apache Camel
9 5 (5.56%) JSP
10 4 (4.44%) Gherkin
10 4 (4.44%) Sass
11 3 (3.33%) J2EE
11 3 (3.33%) jQuery
11 3 (3.33%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.22%) Social Media
3 1 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.67%) Linux
2 10 (11.11%) Windows
3 8 (8.89%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.78%) Amazon Linux
5 5 (5.56%) Unix
6 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.33%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.11%) CentOS
9 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (32.22%) Scrum
3 28 (31.11%) BDD
4 18 (20.00%) Microservices
5 16 (17.78%) Performance Testing
6 14 (15.56%) DevOps
7 12 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 11 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (12.22%) MVC
9 10 (11.11%) TDD
9 10 (11.11%) Test Automation
10 9 (10.00%) API Testing
10 9 (10.00%) Automation Testing
10 9 (10.00%) OO
11 8 (8.89%) Web Development
12 7 (7.78%) Database Tuning
12 7 (7.78%) Web Operations
13 6 (6.67%) Kanban
13 6 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
13 6 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.67%) SQL
2 14 (15.56%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (4.44%) Go
4 4 (4.44%) Perl
4 4 (4.44%) Python
4 4 (4.44%) Ruby
5 3 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.11%) ABAP
6 1 (1.11%) C
6 1 (1.11%) C#
6 1 (1.11%) F#
6 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (5.56%) Degree
2 4 (4.44%) ISEB
3 3 (3.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.11%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) SDET
System Software
1 18 (20.00%) Docker
2 8 (8.89%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.22%) Varnish
4 1 (1.11%) Shibboleth
4 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (12.22%) Ansible
2 8 (8.89%) Kibana
2 8 (8.89%) logstash
3 7 (7.78%) Icinga
4 4 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.44%) Puppet
4 4 (4.44%) Terraform
5 3 (3.33%) Salt
6 1 (1.11%) Consul
6 1 (1.11%) Graphite
6 1 (1.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (17.78%) Oracle
2 9 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.78%) Atlassian
4 6 (6.67%) Google
5 3 (3.33%) SaltStack
5 3 (3.33%) SAP
6 2 (2.22%) HP
6 2 (2.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.22%) VMware
7 1 (1.11%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.11%) Cisco
7 1 (1.11%) Dell
7 1 (1.11%) F5
7 1 (1.11%) Gemalto
7 1 (1.11%) Juniper
7 1 (1.11%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.11%) Splunk
7 1 (1.11%) webMethods
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 27 days ago