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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 40 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java EE 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.53% - 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.98% - 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£335 - £210
UK excluding London average daily rate £367 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.84% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £48.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +47.69%
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
101 44 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.58% 15.22% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 35 23
Average daily rate £300 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.15% +4.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £145.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Java EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Java EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java EE.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Spring
2 13 (92.86%) Web Services
2 13 (92.86%) Finance
3 12 (85.71%) MVC
3 12 (85.71%) SOAP
3 12 (85.71%) Ant
3 12 (85.71%) Maven
3 12 (85.71%) JPA
3 12 (85.71%) Apache Ivy
4 11 (78.57%) Struts
4 11 (78.57%) Hibernate
4 11 (78.57%) Scrum
5 10 (71.43%) UML
5 10 (71.43%) JUnit
5 10 (71.43%) Spring Web Flow
6 9 (64.29%) Mathematics
6 9 (64.29%) Degree
6 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
6 9 (64.29%) J2EE
6 9 (64.29%) JMS
6 9 (64.29%) Mobile Commerce
7 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (57.14%) Banking
8 6 (42.86%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (21.43%) SQL
10 2 (14.29%) Workflow
11 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
11 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
11 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Java EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Ant
1 12 (85.71%) Maven
1 12 (85.71%) Apache Ivy
2 10 (71.43%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) JMeter
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Team Leader
1 8 (57.14%) Development Team Leader
1 8 (57.14%) Java Team Leader
2 7 (50.00%) Architect
3 6 (42.86%) Lead Architect
4 5 (35.71%) Developer
4 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
6 2 (14.29%) J2EE Team Leader
6 2 (14.29%) Software Development Team Leader
6 2 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) Spring
2 13 (92.86%) Web Services
3 12 (85.71%) SOAP
3 12 (85.71%) JPA
4 11 (78.57%) Struts
4 11 (78.57%) Hibernate
5 10 (71.43%) Spring Web Flow
6 9 (64.29%) J2EE
6 9 (64.29%) JMS
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax
7 1 (7.14%) JSF
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Mathematics
2 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (42.86%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) MVC
2 11 (78.57%) Scrum
3 10 (71.43%) UML
4 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
4 9 (64.29%) Mobile Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) IBM