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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 17 22 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 62 40 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 9.48% 7.12% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.81% 7.50% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 33 0
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£250 £255 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £373
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £145.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -2.85%
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
632 533 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 96.64% 94.84% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 391 278
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 17 27
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.30 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £51.25 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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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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 +2 43 £250 - 11
Newport -2 10 £363 -19.44% 1
Bridgend - 7 £450 - 3
Java Developer
Wales

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 90 (100.00%) Java
2 78 (86.67%) Spring
3 54 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 53 (58.89%) Web Services
5 52 (57.78%) HTML
6 51 (56.67%) XML
7 47 (52.22%) SOAP
8 45 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (43.33%) Security Cleared
10 36 (40.00%) OO
10 36 (40.00%) SQL
10 36 (40.00%) Scrum
11 35 (38.89%) AngularJS
12 34 (37.78%) JavaScript
12 34 (37.78%) SC Cleared
13 30 (33.33%) Oracle
14 28 (31.11%) CSS
14 28 (31.11%) JPA
15 27 (30.00%) PL/SQL
15 27 (30.00%) J2EE
15 27 (30.00%) Relational Database
16 26 (28.89%) JDBC
16 26 (28.89%) JSP
16 26 (28.89%) Struts
16 26 (28.89%) Eclipse
16 26 (28.89%) Subversion
17 24 (26.67%) MySQL
18 23 (25.56%) JBoss
18 23 (25.56%) HTTP
18 23 (25.56%) Maven

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 23 (25.56%) JBoss
2 21 (23.33%) Tomcat
3 16 (17.78%) WebSphere
4 11 (12.22%) Confluence
5 4 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (4.44%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.22%) Liferay
6 2 (2.22%) FileNet
6 2 (2.22%) WildFly
7 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.11%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 24 (26.67%) MySQL
3 17 (18.89%) MongoDB
4 15 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 12 (13.33%) NoSQL
6 11 (12.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (4.44%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.11%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 26 (28.89%) Eclipse
1 26 (28.89%) Subversion
2 23 (25.56%) Maven
2 23 (25.56%) Jenkins
3 15 (16.67%) JIRA
4 13 (14.44%) Selenium
4 13 (14.44%) Hudson
5 12 (13.33%) Cucumber
6 11 (12.22%) Spock
6 11 (12.22%) Geb
7 7 (7.78%) Ant
7 7 (7.78%) JUnit
8 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.22%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.22%) Gradle
9 2 (2.22%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.22%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.22%) JMeter
10 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.11%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (3.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Back Office
2 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.11%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (86.67%) Spring
2 54 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 53 (58.89%) Web Services
4 52 (57.78%) HTML
5 51 (56.67%) XML
6 47 (52.22%) SOAP
7 35 (38.89%) AngularJS
8 28 (31.11%) CSS
8 28 (31.11%) JPA
9 27 (30.00%) J2EE
10 26 (28.89%) JDBC
10 26 (28.89%) JSP
10 26 (28.89%) Struts
11 19 (21.11%) JSF
12 15 (16.67%) Java SE
13 14 (15.56%) XSLT
14 12 (13.33%) REST
14 12 (13.33%) MyBatis
15 11 (12.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.33%) User Experience
2 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.22%) UNIX
1 2 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (40.00%) Scrum
2 36 (40.00%) OO
3 22 (24.44%) Web Development
4 18 (20.00%) TDD
5 17 (18.89%) Unit Testing
6 16 (17.78%) Open Source
6 16 (17.78%) DevOps
6 16 (17.78%) OOA/OOD
7 15 (16.67%) SOA
8 13 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (13.33%) Configuration Management
9 12 (13.33%) Pair Programming
10 11 (12.22%) RUP
10 11 (12.22%) DSDM
10 11 (12.22%) Release Management
10 11 (12.22%) Test Automation
10 11 (12.22%) SDLC
11 9 (10.00%) UML
12 6 (6.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 90 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (40.00%) SQL
3 34 (37.78%) JavaScript
4 27 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.56%) Scala
6 1 (1.11%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 39 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 34 (37.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.56%) Sun Certification
4 3 (3.33%) Degree
5 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) Shibboleth
2 3 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Puppet
2 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (33.33%) Oracle
2 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.22%) Twitter
3 9 (10.00%) IBM
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