The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role 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 Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 47 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 21 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.73% 4.05% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 4.16% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 4
Average daily rate £375 £406 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
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 £43.75 £37.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+18.24% +2.06%
Java Developer
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
548 505 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 97.34% 97.30% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 359 226
Average daily rate £339 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 20 26
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.13 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.04% -2.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.29 £22.50 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Java Developer
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 Java Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 19 £381 -3.17% 2
Newport -7 1 - -
Java Developer
Wales

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 75 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (68.00%) Spring
4 54 (54.00%) Hibernate
5 46 (46.00%) SQL
6 39 (39.00%) Web Services
7 36 (36.00%) Security Cleared
7 36 (36.00%) REST
8 35 (35.00%) SOAP
8 35 (35.00%) TDD
9 34 (34.00%) JavaScript
10 32 (32.00%) Tomcat
11 31 (31.00%) HTML
12 28 (28.00%) SC Cleared
13 27 (27.00%) Subversion
14 26 (26.00%) Scrum
14 26 (26.00%) Git (software)
15 25 (25.00%) JBoss
16 24 (24.00%) Software Engineering
16 24 (24.00%) JPA
17 23 (23.00%) MongoDB
17 23 (23.00%) Eclipse
17 23 (23.00%) J2EE
17 23 (23.00%) CSS
17 23 (23.00%) XML
18 22 (22.00%) OO
18 22 (22.00%) Maven
19 21 (21.00%) Jenkins
20 20 (20.00%) NoSQL
20 20 (20.00%) RESTful

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (32.00%) Tomcat
2 25 (25.00%) JBoss
3 15 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (13.00%) FileNet
5 11 (11.00%) Confluence
6 10 (10.00%) Mule
7 7 (7.00%) IIS
7 7 (7.00%) WebSphere
8 6 (6.00%) LiveCycle
8 6 (6.00%) WebLogic
8 6 (6.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (5.00%) Apache
10 4 (4.00%) Apache Solr
11 2 (2.00%) Liferay
11 2 (2.00%) Node.js
12 1 (1.00%) Jetty
12 1 (1.00%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) HTTP
2 2 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.00%) DHCP
3 1 (1.00%) DNS
3 1 (1.00%) FTP
3 1 (1.00%) IPsec
3 1 (1.00%) SSL
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.00%) MongoDB
2 20 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 16 (16.00%) Relational Database
4 13 (13.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (12.00%) RDBMS
6 8 (8.00%) Redis
7 7 (7.00%) Neo4j
8 6 (6.00%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database
8 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (3.00%) MySQL
12 1 (1.00%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 27 (27.00%) Subversion
2 26 (26.00%) Git (software)
3 23 (23.00%) Eclipse
4 22 (22.00%) Maven
5 21 (21.00%) Jenkins
6 19 (19.00%) Selenium
7 14 (14.00%) Ant
7 14 (14.00%) Hudson
8 13 (13.00%) JIRA
9 11 (11.00%) Cucumber
9 11 (11.00%) Spock
10 7 (7.00%) JUnit
11 6 (6.00%) DbUnit
11 6 (6.00%) Visual Studio
12 5 (5.00%) Geb
12 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (2.00%) IntelliJ
14 1 (1.00%) Liquibase
14 1 (1.00%) Mockito
14 1 (1.00%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Legal
3 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (68.00%) Spring
2 54 (54.00%) Hibernate
3 39 (39.00%) Web Services
4 36 (36.00%) REST
5 35 (35.00%) SOAP
6 31 (31.00%) HTML
7 24 (24.00%) JPA
8 23 (23.00%) CSS
8 23 (23.00%) J2EE
8 23 (23.00%) XML
9 20 (20.00%) JSF
9 20 (20.00%) RESTful
10 19 (19.00%) Java SE
11 15 (15.00%) Ajax
12 14 (14.00%) jQuery
13 13 (13.00%) AngularJS
14 11 (11.00%) Drools
14 11 (11.00%) EJB
14 11 (11.00%) EJB 3.0
15 9 (9.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.00%) Replication
3 5 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.00%) iSeries
4 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.00%) PKI
4 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.00%) Unix
2 4 (4.00%) Linux
3 3 (3.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (35.00%) TDD
3 26 (26.00%) Scrum
4 24 (24.00%) Software Engineering
5 22 (22.00%) OO
6 19 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (16.00%) SOA
8 15 (15.00%) Open Source
9 13 (13.00%) Unit Testing
10 12 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (10.00%) Workflow
12 8 (8.00%) BDD
12 8 (8.00%) Configuration Management
12 8 (8.00%) DevOps
12 8 (8.00%) UML
13 7 (7.00%) Coaching
13 7 (7.00%) OOD
13 7 (7.00%) Use Case
14 6 (6.00%) MVC
15 5 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (46.00%) SQL
3 34 (34.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (18.00%) PL/SQL
5 13 (13.00%) Scala
6 11 (11.00%) Perl
7 10 (10.00%) Go
8 6 (6.00%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.00%) Ruby
10 1 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.00%) BC Cleared
4 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.00%) Degree
6 1 (1.00%) HND
6 1 (1.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) Shibboleth
2 3 (3.00%) Docker
3 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (12.00%) IBM
2 11 (11.00%) Atlassian
3 8 (8.00%) Oracle
4 6 (6.00%) Adobe
4 6 (6.00%) ILOG
4 6 (6.00%) Kofax
4 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.00%) Splunk
5 5 (5.00%) Twitter
6 1 (1.00%) Google
6 1 (1.00%) VMware