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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 35 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Java EE 3 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.14% 2.47% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.45% 7.50% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £106.38 £40.45
% change year-on-year
-62.39% +162.97%
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
87 120 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.08% 32.88% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 81 8
Average daily rate £350 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% +16.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (60.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (60.00%) D3.js
3 3 (60.00%) QUnit
3 3 (60.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (60.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (60.00%) Google
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (20.00%) JSTL
5 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) Mule

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (20.00%) Mule
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Jackrabbit
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 3 (60.00%) QUnit
1 3 (60.00%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) CSS3
1 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (60.00%) D3.js
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) JSTL
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) EJB
4 1 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) BEA