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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Java 24 80 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.80% 17.86% 11.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.00% 41.88% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 64 38
Median daily rate £365 £375 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +17.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £145.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
75 191 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.61% 42.63% 36.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 155 107
Median daily rate £365 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -86.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 40 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
3 18 (30.51%) Selenium
4 16 (27.12%) TDD
4 16 (27.12%) CSS
5 14 (23.73%) OO
5 14 (23.73%) HTML
5 14 (23.73%) .NET
5 14 (23.73%) Web Development
5 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
6 13 (22.03%) Finance
6 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
6 13 (22.03%) Open Source
7 12 (20.34%) Jenkins
7 12 (20.34%) Perl
7 12 (20.34%) SQL
8 11 (18.64%) Linux
8 11 (18.64%) Scrum
8 11 (18.64%) JSON
9 10 (16.95%) Subversion
9 10 (16.95%) J2EE
9 10 (16.95%) Cucumber
10 9 (15.25%) HTML5
10 9 (15.25%) SOAP
10 9 (15.25%) Spring
11 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
11 8 (13.56%) REST
11 8 (13.56%) CSS3
11 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
11 8 (13.56%) User Acceptance Testing

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 6 (10.17%) Apache
1 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.08%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.08%) IIS
2 3 (5.08%) Jetty
2 3 (5.08%) Mongrel
2 3 (5.08%) nginx
2 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.39%) Confluence
3 2 (3.39%) FileNet
3 2 (3.39%) LiveCycle
4 1 (1.69%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (8.47%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (8.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (8.47%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (8.47%) Amazon S3
2 5 (8.47%) Google App Engine
2 5 (8.47%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (8.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (5.08%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) DHCP
1 5 (8.47%) DNS
1 5 (8.47%) FTP
1 5 (8.47%) HTTP
1 5 (8.47%) SSL
1 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.08%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (8.47%) Big Data
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.08%) HBase
3 3 (5.08%) MySQL
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (30.51%) Selenium
2 12 (20.34%) Jenkins
3 10 (16.95%) Cucumber
3 10 (16.95%) Subversion
4 7 (11.86%) JIRA
4 7 (11.86%) JMeter
5 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
6 3 (5.08%) JUnit
6 3 (5.08%) Maven
6 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.08%) Travis CI
6 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.39%) Ant
7 2 (3.39%) Hudson
7 2 (3.39%) LoadRunner
7 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.39%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.69%) JBehave
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Legal
3 3 (5.08%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Back Office
5 1 (1.69%) Billing
5 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (55.93%) Developer
2 14 (23.73%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Web Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Test Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Angular Developer
5 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Architect
6 3 (5.08%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (5.08%) HTML Developer
6 3 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Change Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Perl Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.39%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) CSS
2 14 (23.73%) .NET
2 14 (23.73%) HTML
3 11 (18.64%) JSON
4 10 (16.95%) J2EE
5 9 (15.25%) HTML5
5 9 (15.25%) SOAP
5 9 (15.25%) Spring
6 8 (13.56%) CSS3
6 8 (13.56%) REST
7 7 (11.86%) AngularJS
7 7 (11.86%) jQuery
7 7 (11.86%) XML
8 6 (10.17%) Kafka
8 6 (10.17%) LESS
9 4 (6.78%) Hibernate
9 4 (6.78%) JSF
9 4 (6.78%) Middleware
10 3 (5.08%) LAMP
10 3 (5.08%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Telematics
2 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Linux
2 7 (11.86%) Unix
3 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) TDD
3 14 (23.73%) OO
3 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
3 14 (23.73%) Web Development
4 13 (22.03%) Open Source
5 11 (18.64%) Scrum
6 8 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (13.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.17%) BDD
8 6 (10.17%) SDLC
8 6 (10.17%) Software Testing
8 6 (10.17%) Test Automation
8 6 (10.17%) Test Scripting
8 6 (10.17%) Test Strategy
9 5 (8.47%) DevOps
9 5 (8.47%) SOA
9 5 (8.47%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.78%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
2 12 (20.34%) Perl
2 12 (20.34%) SQL
3 4 (6.78%) Python
4 2 (3.39%) PHP
4 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.69%) ABAP
5 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.47%) ISEB
3 5 (8.47%) ISTQB
3 5 (8.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (5.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.39%) BC Cleared
5 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (8.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Ansible
2 5 (8.47%) Fluentd
2 5 (8.47%) Puppet
2 5 (8.47%) Terraform
3 3 (5.08%) Marathon
3 3 (5.08%) Mesos
3 3 (5.08%) Piwik
4 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Google
2 5 (8.47%) VMware
3 3 (5.08%) Cloudera
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle
4 2 (3.39%) Adobe
4 2 (3.39%) ILOG
4 2 (3.39%) SAP
4 2 (3.39%) Splunk
5 1 (1.69%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) Perforce
5 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
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