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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 45 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 9 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.80% 2.29% 6.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 2.36% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 16
Median daily rate £455 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.30% -2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.38 £40.60 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +8.28%
Java Developer
South Wales

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
316 254 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.44% 96.95% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 196 239
Median daily rate £362 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £457 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 9
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -28.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.47 £18.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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
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 5 May 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (76.00%) TDD
4 15 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 15 (60.00%) Spring
4 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 14 (56.00%) Selenium
5 14 (56.00%) jQuery
6 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
6 13 (52.00%) SQL
7 12 (48.00%) HTML
8 11 (44.00%) JSF
8 11 (44.00%) Subversion
8 11 (44.00%) XML
8 11 (44.00%) SOAP
9 10 (40.00%) REST
9 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 9 (36.00%) Ant
10 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
10 9 (36.00%) ILOG
10 9 (36.00%) Adobe
10 9 (36.00%) Scrum
10 9 (36.00%) Maven
10 9 (36.00%) FileNet
10 9 (36.00%) JIRA
10 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (36.00%) Hudson
10 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
10 9 (36.00%) LiveCycle

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 9 (36.00%) Confluence
1 9 (36.00%) FileNet
1 9 (36.00%) LiveCycle
2 8 (32.00%) JBoss
2 8 (32.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (28.00%) GeoServer
3 7 (28.00%) IIS
4 5 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (8.00%) Apache Solr
6 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Gliffy
2 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (32.00%) MongoDB
3 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
4 7 (28.00%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (28.00%) Redis
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.00%) Neo4j
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Selenium
2 11 (44.00%) Subversion
3 9 (36.00%) Ant
3 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (36.00%) Hudson
3 9 (36.00%) JIRA
3 9 (36.00%) Maven
4 8 (32.00%) Cucumber
5 7 (28.00%) DbUnit
5 7 (28.00%) JUnit
5 7 (28.00%) Spock
5 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (24.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (24.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) Hibernate
1 15 (60.00%) Spring
2 14 (56.00%) jQuery
3 12 (48.00%) HTML
4 11 (44.00%) JSF
4 11 (44.00%) SOAP
4 11 (44.00%) XML
5 10 (40.00%) REST
6 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (32.00%) J2EE
6 8 (32.00%) RESTful
7 7 (28.00%) Dojo
7 7 (28.00%) Java EE
7 7 (28.00%) Java SE
7 7 (28.00%) JRules
7 7 (28.00%) JSTS
7 7 (28.00%) Kafka
7 7 (28.00%) Mojolicious
7 7 (28.00%) XSD
8 6 (24.00%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Replication
2 3 (12.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Unix
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) TDD
3 9 (36.00%) Scrum
4 8 (32.00%) Document Management
4 8 (32.00%) OO
4 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (24.00%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.00%) MVC
7 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.00%) SOA
7 2 (8.00%) System Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Web Design
8 1 (4.00%) BDD
8 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (28.00%) Go
5 7 (28.00%) Perl
5 7 (28.00%) Scala
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (20.00%) BC Cleared
4 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Adobe
1 9 (36.00%) ILOG
1 9 (36.00%) Splunk
2 7 (28.00%) Kofax
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
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