The table below looks at the statistics for Java 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 over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 23 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 12 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.33% 7.96% 5.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.34% 20.49% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 4
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£363 £424 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.45% +54.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £353 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £500 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £373 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.16% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
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
116 122 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.88% 38.85% 41.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 90 37
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £110.13 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.02% +622.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.88 £21.33 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £190.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Java 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.

1 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) XML
3 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 10 (26.32%) SOA
4 10 (26.32%) Scrum
4 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
4 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
5 9 (23.68%) Open Source
5 9 (23.68%) Hibernate
5 9 (23.68%) TDD
5 9 (23.68%) Spring
5 9 (23.68%) .NET
5 9 (23.68%) Oracle
6 8 (21.05%) UML
6 8 (21.05%) OO
7 7 (18.42%) SOAP
7 7 (18.42%) HTML
7 7 (18.42%) J2EE
7 7 (18.42%) JIRA
8 6 (15.79%) Perl
8 6 (15.79%) Web Services
8 6 (15.79%) CSS
8 6 (15.79%) ISEB
9 5 (13.16%) Python
9 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
9 5 (13.16%) jQuery
9 5 (13.16%) REST
9 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
9 5 (13.16%) User Stories
10 4 (10.53%) MongoDB

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Java 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.89%) JBoss
1 3 (7.89%) Apache
1 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
1 3 (7.89%) FileNet
1 3 (7.89%) Mule
1 3 (7.89%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Zope
2 1 (2.63%) LiveCycle
2 1 (2.63%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) Ingres
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) DB2
4 1 (2.63%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) JIRA
2 4 (10.53%) Maven
2 4 (10.53%) Subversion
3 3 (7.89%) MSI
3 3 (7.89%) InstallShield
3 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.89%) JUnit
3 3 (7.89%) Hudson
3 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.26%) DbUnit
4 2 (5.26%) Selenium
4 2 (5.26%) Ant
4 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.63%) JMeter
5 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.63%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (2.63%) TestNG
5 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.63%) Spock
General
1 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) Java Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Scala Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Java Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) UML Business Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Integration Project Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Integration Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Java Technical Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) XML
2 9 (23.68%) Hibernate
2 9 (23.68%) Spring
2 9 (23.68%) .NET
3 7 (18.42%) SOAP
3 7 (18.42%) HTML
3 7 (18.42%) J2EE
4 6 (15.79%) Web Services
4 6 (15.79%) CSS
5 5 (13.16%) jQuery
5 5 (13.16%) REST
5 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.53%) HTML5
6 4 (10.53%) JSF
6 4 (10.53%) XSLT
7 3 (7.89%) EJB
7 3 (7.89%) CSS3
7 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (7.89%) Play Framework
8 2 (5.26%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Open Source
2 2 (5.26%) NHS
3 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
1 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
1 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) SOA
2 10 (26.32%) Scrum
3 9 (23.68%) TDD
4 8 (21.05%) UML
4 8 (21.05%) OO
5 5 (13.16%) User Stories
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.53%) MVC
7 3 (7.89%) RUP
7 3 (7.89%) DSDM
7 3 (7.89%) ITIL
7 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.89%) Pair Programming
7 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (7.89%) DevOps
8 2 (5.26%) Kanban
8 2 (5.26%) Use Case
8 2 (5.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.79%) Perl
3 5 (13.16%) Python
4 4 (10.53%) Scala
4 4 (10.53%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 2 (5.26%) C#
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
1 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) ISEB
3 2 (5.26%) CBAP
4 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Citrix
3 3 (7.89%) Progress
3 3 (7.89%) AppSense
4 2 (5.26%) Twitter
4 2 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) ILOG
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Adobe
5 1 (2.63%) BEA
5 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.63%) Zend
5 1 (2.63%) Kofax
5 1 (2.63%) Thunderhead
5 1 (2.63%) Splunk
5 1 (2.63%) Guidewire
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