The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank - - 47
Contract jobs citing J2SE 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
J2SE
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
55 137 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.83% 30.93% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 115 81
Median daily rate £400 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -85.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing J2SE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

J2SE
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2SE across the Cardiff region.

J2SE Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2SE 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) ILOG
1 2 (100.00%) FileNet
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JSF
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) BC Cleared

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) FileNet
1 2 (100.00%) LiveCycle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JSF
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) ILOG
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk