The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 66 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing J2SE 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.38% - 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% - 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £419
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00
J2SE
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
223 188 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 41.92% 37.30% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 133 106
Median daily rate £388 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £42.90 £32.50 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.98% +7.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing J2SE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

J2SE
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2SE across the South Wales region.

J2SE Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

J2SE
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 2 - -
J2SE
Wales

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2SE 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 South Wales region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) ILOG
1 2 (100.00%) FileNet
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JSF
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) BC Cleared

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) FileNet
1 2 (100.00%) LiveCycle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JSF
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) ILOG
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk