The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 7 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 15.15% - 9.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 55.56% - 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£160 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Java
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 North Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
North Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 27.27% 28.57% 52.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 6
Average daily rate £270 £263 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -11.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the North Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Java
Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in North Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the North Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in North Wales

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in North Wales

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in North Wales

Java
Contract Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Flintshire - 4 £160 -
Wrexham - 1 £325 - 1
Java
Wales

Java
Top 20 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Wales 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe
1 4 (80.00%) Lotus
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
1 4 (80.00%) iSeries
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) WebObjects
2 1 (20.00%) Swing
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Struts
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)

Java
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Wales 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 4 (80.00%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) WebObjects
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) PC Support
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) Swing
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Struts
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe
1 4 (80.00%) Lotus
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle