The first table below looks at the demand for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South Wales region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 38 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing J2EE 24 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.93% 1.22% 2.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.72% 10.42% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 2 8
Average daily rate
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£255 £456 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.10% +33.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £401 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £511 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.88%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
163 48 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 26.68% 11.68% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 36 64
Average daily rate £375 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £30.25 £55.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +120.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
J2EE
Wales

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the South Wales region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the South Wales region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Cardiff +10 22 £255 -34.19% 3
Newport -14 2 £350 -33.33%
Torfaen - - - - 1
J2EE
Wales

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 40 (76.92%) Java
2 32 (61.54%) UML
2 32 (61.54%) Spring
3 30 (57.69%) Hibernate
4 24 (46.15%) Finance
4 24 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 23 (44.23%) Scrum
6 20 (38.46%) XML
7 19 (36.54%) HTML
7 19 (36.54%) Web Services
8 18 (34.62%) SQL
8 18 (34.62%) Maven
9 17 (32.69%) Ant
10 16 (30.77%) Degree
11 14 (26.92%) SOAP
11 14 (26.92%) RAD
12 13 (25.00%) OO
12 13 (25.00%) RDBMS
12 13 (25.00%) Relational Database
13 12 (23.08%) Apache Ivy
13 12 (23.08%) MVC
13 12 (23.08%) JUnit
14 11 (21.15%) Banking
14 11 (21.15%) JPA
15 10 (19.23%) BDD
15 10 (19.23%) WebLogic
15 10 (19.23%) SOA
16 9 (17.31%) Mobile Commerce
16 9 (17.31%) JMS
16 9 (17.31%) Struts

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing J2EE 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 J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (19.23%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.77%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Project
1 7 (13.46%) MS Office
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
1 7 (13.46%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) HTTP
1 3 (5.77%) SSL
1 3 (5.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 13 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) Maven
2 17 (32.69%) Ant
3 12 (23.08%) JUnit
3 12 (23.08%) Apache Ivy
4 7 (13.46%) TestDirector
5 3 (5.77%) Subversion
5 3 (5.77%) JIRA
5 3 (5.77%) Selenium
5 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.77%) Mercurial
5 3 (5.77%) JBehave
5 3 (5.77%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.77%) Hudson
5 3 (5.77%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (51.92%) Developer
2 24 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 10 (19.23%) Analyst
3 10 (19.23%) Architect
3 10 (19.23%) Business Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 8 (15.38%) Development Team Leader
4 8 (15.38%) Java Team Leader
5 6 (11.54%) Lead Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Java Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Automated Test Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Scala Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Product Owner
8 2 (3.85%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (3.85%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (3.85%) J2EE Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (61.54%) Spring
2 30 (57.69%) Hibernate
3 20 (38.46%) XML
4 19 (36.54%) HTML
4 19 (36.54%) Web Services
5 14 (26.92%) SOAP
6 11 (21.15%) JPA
7 9 (17.31%) Spring Web Flow
7 9 (17.31%) Struts
7 9 (17.31%) CSS
7 9 (17.31%) JMS
7 9 (17.31%) Java EE
8 7 (13.46%) .NET
9 6 (11.54%) JSON
10 4 (7.69%) J2SE
10 4 (7.69%) JSP
11 3 (5.77%) Akka
11 3 (5.77%) Play Framework
11 3 (5.77%) RESTful
11 3 (5.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Mathematics
2 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (13.46%) AS400
4 6 (11.54%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (5.77%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (5.77%) Open Source
5 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) UNIX
1 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) UML
2 23 (44.23%) Scrum
3 14 (26.92%) RAD
4 13 (25.00%) OO
5 12 (23.08%) MVC
6 10 (19.23%) SOA
6 10 (19.23%) BDD
7 9 (17.31%) Unit Testing
7 9 (17.31%) Mobile Commerce
7 9 (17.31%) TDD
7 9 (17.31%) Business Analysis
8 7 (13.46%) Content Management
8 7 (13.46%) Project Management
9 6 (11.54%) OOD
9 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
11 4 (7.69%) Business Development
11 4 (7.69%) Use Case
12 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (5.77%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (76.92%) Java
2 24 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 18 (34.62%) SQL
4 6 (11.54%) Scala
5 3 (5.77%) XQuery
5 3 (5.77%) XPath
5 3 (5.77%) Groovy
6 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) Degree
2 6 (11.54%) CCA
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) HP
3 3 (5.77%) Zend
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.85%) IBM
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