The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 14 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 30 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.06% 4.73% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.71% 4.82% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 2
Median daily rate £408 £381 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% +10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £325 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £465 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £45.88 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-13.89% +23.98%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
309 415 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 93.35% 98.11% 98.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 312 224
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 13
Median hourly rate £12.44 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cardiff region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Cardiff region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (74.42%) Spring
3 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (55.81%) RESTful
5 22 (51.16%) JSON
5 22 (51.16%) Scrum
5 22 (51.16%) MongoDB
6 21 (48.84%) Microservices
6 21 (48.84%) Hibernate
7 20 (46.51%) Spring Boot
7 20 (46.51%) Kafka
8 18 (41.86%) Software Engineering
8 18 (41.86%) Cucumber
9 17 (39.53%) HTML
9 17 (39.53%) Dropwizard
9 17 (39.53%) Continuous Deployment
10 16 (37.21%) iXBRL
10 16 (37.21%) REST
10 16 (37.21%) Relational Database
11 15 (34.88%) Go
12 14 (32.56%) JAX-RS
12 14 (32.56%) Neo4j
12 14 (32.56%) Linux
12 14 (32.56%) HTTP
12 14 (32.56%) Configuration Management
13 13 (30.23%) Web Design
13 13 (30.23%) Mac OS X
13 13 (30.23%) Unix
13 13 (30.23%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared

Java Developer Skill Set
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 (4.65%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.33%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (51.16%) MongoDB
2 16 (37.21%) Relational Database
3 14 (32.56%) Neo4j
4 5 (11.63%) Big Data
5 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (41.86%) Cucumber
2 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.65%) JBehave
3 2 (4.65%) JUnit
3 2 (4.65%) Maven
3 2 (4.65%) Selenium
4 1 (2.33%) Ant
4 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.33%) Hudson
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (74.42%) Spring
2 24 (55.81%) RESTful
3 22 (51.16%) JSON
4 21 (48.84%) Hibernate
5 20 (46.51%) Kafka
5 20 (46.51%) Spring Boot
6 17 (39.53%) Dropwizard
6 17 (39.53%) HTML
7 16 (37.21%) iXBRL
7 16 (37.21%) REST
8 14 (32.56%) JAX-RS
9 8 (18.60%) XML
10 6 (13.95%) CSS
10 6 (13.95%) J2EE
11 5 (11.63%) Web Services
12 2 (4.65%) Grails
13 1 (2.33%) Ajax
13 1 (2.33%) Java EE
13 1 (2.33%) JPA
13 1 (2.33%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Fintech
1 1 (2.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
2 13 (30.23%) Mac OS X
2 13 (30.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (51.16%) Scrum
3 21 (48.84%) Microservices
4 18 (41.86%) Software Engineering
5 17 (39.53%) Continuous Deployment
6 14 (32.56%) Configuration Management
7 13 (30.23%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (30.23%) Web Design
8 8 (18.60%) TDD
9 3 (6.98%) BDD
9 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.98%) Open Source
10 2 (4.65%) Automated Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.65%) DevOps
10 2 (4.65%) High Availability
10 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (2.33%) Domain-Driven Design
11 1 (2.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (34.88%) Go
3 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.30%) Scala
3 4 (9.30%) SQL
4 2 (4.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle
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