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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 18 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 21 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.47% 6.15% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.98% 6.40% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 4
Median daily rate £413 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £210 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.75 £41.88
% change year-on-year
-16.28% +4.47%

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
263 375 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 93.59% 96.15% 99.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 287 239
Median daily rate £363 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 18
Median hourly rate £12.44 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £97.00 £24.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (62.50%) Spring
4 15 (46.88%) Hibernate
5 14 (43.75%) RESTful
6 13 (40.63%) MongoDB
6 13 (40.63%) Scrum
7 12 (37.50%) JSON
8 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
8 11 (34.38%) Cucumber
8 11 (34.38%) HTML
8 11 (34.38%) REST
8 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
9 10 (31.25%) Kafka
9 10 (31.25%) Microservices
9 10 (31.25%) Spring Boot
9 10 (31.25%) Dropwizard
10 9 (28.13%) Continuous Deployment
10 9 (28.13%) iXBRL
10 9 (28.13%) Go
11 8 (25.00%) JAX-RS
11 8 (25.00%) Neo4j
11 8 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (25.00%) HTTP
11 8 (25.00%) Web Design
11 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
11 8 (25.00%) TDD
11 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 7 (21.88%) Mac OS X
12 7 (21.88%) Unix

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 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) MongoDB
2 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
3 8 (25.00%) Neo4j
4 5 (15.63%) Big Data
5 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Cucumber
2 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.25%) JBehave
3 2 (6.25%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (3.13%) Ant
4 1 (3.13%) Hudson
4 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) Spring
2 15 (46.88%) Hibernate
3 14 (43.75%) RESTful
4 12 (37.50%) JSON
5 11 (34.38%) HTML
5 11 (34.38%) REST
6 10 (31.25%) Dropwizard
6 10 (31.25%) Kafka
6 10 (31.25%) Spring Boot
7 9 (28.13%) iXBRL
8 8 (25.00%) JAX-RS
9 6 (18.75%) CSS
9 6 (18.75%) J2EE
9 6 (18.75%) Web Services
9 6 (18.75%) XML
10 1 (3.13%) Akka
10 1 (3.13%) Grails
10 1 (3.13%) JPA
10 1 (3.13%) Play Framework
10 1 (3.13%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Fintech
1 1 (3.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
1 7 (21.88%) Mac OS X
1 7 (21.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Scrum
3 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
4 10 (31.25%) Microservices
5 9 (28.13%) Continuous Deployment
6 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (25.00%) TDD
6 8 (25.00%) Web Design
7 4 (12.50%) Open Source
8 3 (9.38%) BDD
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (6.25%) High Availability
9 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.13%) OO
10 1 (3.13%) OOP
10 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (28.13%) Go
3 4 (12.50%) Scala
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle