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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank - 54 46
Contract jobs citing Java EE 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.24% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.83% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £367
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +15.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
53 120 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.63% 28.57% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 99 76
Median daily rate £425 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -93.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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