The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank - 56 42
Contract jobs citing Java EE 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.72% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £170
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £425 £373
% change year-on-year
-11.17% +14.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -
Java EE
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
53 139 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.63% 31.03% 26.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 117 79
Median daily rate £400 £320 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £435
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%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff