The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 48 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 15 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.25% 5.59% 4.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% 5.75% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 21
Median daily rate £400 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.60 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +12.77%
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
446 504 606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 96.54% 97.11% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 375 380
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £468 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 23 24
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% +4.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £18.90 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South Wales region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 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 -6 8 £440 +13.54% 1
Newport +5 4 - -
Java Developer
Wales

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (66.67%) TDD
4 22 (61.11%) Spring
5 20 (55.56%) Hibernate
5 20 (55.56%) HTML
5 20 (55.56%) Security Cleared
6 19 (52.78%) SQL
7 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 18 (50.00%) Selenium
7 18 (50.00%) jQuery
8 15 (41.67%) JSF
9 14 (38.89%) J2EE
9 14 (38.89%) XML
10 13 (36.11%) Ant
10 13 (36.11%) Maven
10 13 (36.11%) SC Cleared
11 12 (33.33%) Cucumber
12 11 (30.56%) REST
12 11 (30.56%) Subversion
12 11 (30.56%) Perl
12 11 (30.56%) SOAP
12 11 (30.56%) Unix
13 10 (27.78%) Tomcat
13 10 (27.78%) Eclipse
13 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
13 10 (27.78%) JPA
13 10 (27.78%) JIRA
14 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (25.00%) Git (software)

Java Developer Skill Set
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 10 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 9 (25.00%) Confluence
2 9 (25.00%) FileNet
2 9 (25.00%) LiveCycle
3 8 (22.22%) JBoss
4 7 (19.44%) GeoServer
4 7 (19.44%) IIS
5 6 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
7 2 (5.56%) Apache Solr
8 1 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Gliffy
2 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (22.22%) Redis
4 7 (19.44%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
7 2 (5.56%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) Selenium
2 13 (36.11%) Ant
2 13 (36.11%) Maven
3 12 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 11 (30.56%) Subversion
5 10 (27.78%) Eclipse
5 10 (27.78%) JIRA
6 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (25.00%) Hudson
7 7 (19.44%) DbUnit
7 7 (19.44%) JUnit
7 7 (19.44%) Spock
7 7 (19.44%) Visual Studio
8 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) Spring
2 20 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 20 (55.56%) HTML
3 18 (50.00%) jQuery
4 15 (41.67%) JSF
5 14 (38.89%) J2EE
5 14 (38.89%) XML
6 11 (30.56%) REST
6 11 (30.56%) SOAP
7 10 (27.78%) JPA
8 9 (25.00%) RESTful
9 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 8 (22.22%) CSS
9 8 (22.22%) Kafka
9 8 (22.22%) Mojolicious
10 7 (19.44%) Dojo
10 7 (19.44%) JRules
10 7 (19.44%) JSTS
10 7 (19.44%) XHTML
10 7 (19.44%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Replication
2 3 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Unix
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (66.67%) TDD
3 9 (25.00%) OO
3 9 (25.00%) Scrum
3 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (22.22%) Document Management
5 6 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.11%) Web Development
7 3 (8.33%) MVC
7 3 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (8.33%) OOD
7 3 (8.33%) OOP
7 3 (8.33%) UML
7 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Use Case
8 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.56%) SOA
8 2 (5.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (52.78%) SQL
3 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (30.56%) Perl
5 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 8 (22.22%) Go
6 8 (22.22%) Scala
7 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 13 (36.11%) SC Cleared
3 9 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (13.89%) BC Cleared
4 5 (13.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
2 5 (13.89%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Adobe
1 9 (25.00%) ILOG
1 9 (25.00%) Splunk
2 7 (19.44%) Kofax
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (8.33%) IBM
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft