The table below looks at the statistics for Java 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 over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 14 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Java 25 53 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.62% 13.70% 15.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.16% 31.18% 43.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 45 50
Median daily rate £375 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £206 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £390 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
Java
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
124 170 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.76% 43.93% 35.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 129 99
Median daily rate £370 £330 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.64 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.78% -4.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Java.

1 79 (82.29%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (58.33%) Selenium
3 52 (54.17%) jQuery
3 52 (54.17%) TDD
4 51 (53.13%) JavaScript
5 47 (48.96%) Perl
6 46 (47.92%) OO
6 46 (47.92%) Software Engineering
7 43 (44.79%) Unix
8 38 (39.58%) Cucumber
9 36 (37.50%) CSS
10 30 (31.25%) Web Development
10 30 (31.25%) Legal
11 29 (30.21%) Security Cleared
12 28 (29.17%) SQL
13 25 (26.04%) HTML
13 25 (26.04%) XML
14 21 (21.88%) SOAP
14 21 (21.88%) SC Cleared
15 19 (19.79%) .NET
16 18 (18.75%) Scrum
16 18 (18.75%) JIRA
16 18 (18.75%) Spring
17 14 (14.58%) JUnit
18 13 (13.54%) Visual Studio
18 13 (13.54%) Finance
18 13 (13.54%) Git (software)
18 13 (13.54%) REST
18 13 (13.54%) Kafka
19 12 (12.50%) Continuous Integration

Java
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 12 (12.50%) JBoss
1 12 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.42%) IIS
3 9 (9.38%) Apache
3 9 (9.38%) Confluence
3 9 (9.38%) FileNet
3 9 (9.38%) LiveCycle
4 7 (7.29%) GeoServer
4 7 (7.29%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.21%) MQSeries
6 3 (3.13%) Jetty
6 3 (3.13%) nginx
7 2 (2.08%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Gliffy
2 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 5 (5.21%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (5.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (5.21%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (5.21%) Amazon S3
1 5 (5.21%) Google App Engine
1 5 (5.21%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (5.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (3.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) DHCP
1 5 (5.21%) DNS
1 5 (5.21%) FTP
1 5 (5.21%) HTTP
1 5 (5.21%) SSL
1 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.42%) MongoDB
3 9 (9.38%) NoSQL
3 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (8.33%) Redis
5 7 (7.29%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (3.13%) Big Data
7 3 (3.13%) MySQL
8 2 (2.08%) HBase
9 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 56 (58.33%) Selenium
2 38 (39.58%) Cucumber
3 18 (18.75%) JIRA
4 14 (14.58%) JUnit
5 13 (13.54%) Git (software)
5 13 (13.54%) Visual Studio
6 12 (12.50%) Subversion
7 11 (11.46%) DbUnit
7 11 (11.46%) Spock
8 10 (10.42%) Jenkins
8 10 (10.42%) Maven
9 9 (9.38%) Ant
9 9 (9.38%) Eclipse
9 9 (9.38%) Hudson
9 9 (9.38%) JMeter
10 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (4.17%) Burp Suite
11 4 (4.17%) Concordion
12 3 (3.13%) Travis CI
13 2 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (31.25%) Legal
2 13 (13.54%) Finance
3 3 (3.13%) Publishing
4 2 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Back Office
5 1 (1.04%) Billing
5 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.04%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (69.79%) Developer
2 25 (26.04%) Web Developer
3 19 (19.79%) Java Developer
4 13 (13.54%) Perl Developer
5 12 (12.50%) Website Developer
6 11 (11.46%) Analyst
6 11 (11.46%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 10 (10.42%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (10.42%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Unix Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Agile Developer
9 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Architect
10 3 (3.13%) Test Engineer
11 2 (2.08%) Automation Test Analyst
11 2 (2.08%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (2.08%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.08%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.08%) Technical Architect
11 2 (2.08%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (54.17%) jQuery
2 36 (37.50%) CSS
3 25 (26.04%) HTML
3 25 (26.04%) XML
4 21 (21.88%) SOAP
5 19 (19.79%) .NET
6 18 (18.75%) Spring
7 13 (13.54%) Kafka
7 13 (13.54%) REST
8 12 (12.50%) Hibernate
8 12 (12.50%) J2EE
9 11 (11.46%) JSF
9 11 (11.46%) JSTS
10 10 (10.42%) Mojolicious
11 9 (9.38%) RESTful
12 8 (8.33%) Middleware
13 7 (7.29%) Java EE
13 7 (7.29%) Java SE
13 7 (7.29%) JRules
13 7 (7.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Replication
2 4 (4.17%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.04%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 43 (44.79%) Unix
2 12 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (2.08%) Windows
4 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (82.29%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (54.17%) TDD
3 46 (47.92%) OO
3 46 (47.92%) Software Engineering
4 30 (31.25%) Web Development
5 18 (18.75%) Scrum
6 12 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (12.50%) Document Management
7 11 (11.46%) Open Source
8 10 (10.42%) Test Automation
9 8 (8.33%) SDLC
9 8 (8.33%) Workflow
10 7 (7.29%) Configuration Management
10 7 (7.29%) Performance Testing
10 7 (7.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (6.25%) Automated Testing
11 6 (6.25%) BDD
11 6 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (6.25%) Service Delivery
11 6 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.13%) JavaScript
2 47 (48.96%) Perl
3 28 (29.17%) SQL
4 9 (9.38%) Go
4 9 (9.38%) Scala
4 9 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.21%) Python
6 4 (4.17%) ANSI SQL
7 3 (3.13%) C
8 2 (2.08%) PHP
8 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.04%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.04%) C#
9 1 (1.04%) Groovy
9 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (30.21%) Security Cleared
2 21 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 7 (7.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (5.21%) BC Cleared
6 4 (4.17%) ISEB
6 4 (4.17%) ISTQB
6 4 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.38%) QA
2 4 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.04%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (5.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (5.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) Ansible
1 5 (5.21%) Fluentd
1 5 (5.21%) Puppet
1 5 (5.21%) Terraform
2 3 (3.13%) Marathon
2 3 (3.13%) Mesos
2 3 (3.13%) Piwik
3 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (9.38%) Adobe
1 9 (9.38%) ILOG
1 9 (9.38%) Splunk
2 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.29%) Kofax
4 5 (5.21%) Atlassian
4 5 (5.21%) Google
4 5 (5.21%) VMware
5 2 (2.08%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle
5 2 (2.08%) SAP
6 1 (1.04%) HP
6 1 (1.04%) Perforce
6 1 (1.04%) Sitecore
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
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