The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Job Titles advertised 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 27 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 43 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.94% 0.24% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.26% 0.26% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 0 5
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£300 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 - £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
592 381 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 95.48% 92.25% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 227 240
Average daily rate £352 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £18.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Java Developer
Wales

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 July 2014.

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 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 £253 - 6
Newport - 17 £450 - 1
Torfaen - - - - 1
Caerphilly - - - -
Java Developer
Wales

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 63 (100.00%) Java
2 54 (85.71%) Spring
3 43 (68.25%) SQL
4 36 (57.14%) XML
5 32 (50.79%) Hibernate
6 31 (49.21%) Web Services
7 28 (44.44%) HTML
8 26 (41.27%) JavaScript
9 24 (38.10%) J2EE
10 21 (33.33%) Relational Database
11 20 (31.75%) Struts
12 18 (28.57%) WebSphere
13 17 (26.98%) Maven
13 17 (26.98%) Finance
14 16 (25.40%) IBM
14 16 (25.40%) TDD
14 16 (25.40%) UML
14 16 (25.40%) CSS
15 15 (23.81%) XSLT
15 15 (23.81%) Security Cleared
15 15 (23.81%) BDD
16 14 (22.22%) Ant
16 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (22.22%) RDBMS
17 13 (20.63%) Scrum
17 13 (20.63%) Subversion
17 13 (20.63%) JUnit
17 13 (20.63%) JPA
17 13 (20.63%) Java SE
17 13 (20.63%) SC Cleared

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 18 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 12 (19.05%) FileNet
3 8 (12.70%) Tomcat
4 7 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.76%) Apache
6 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.17%) Liferay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 14 (22.22%) RDBMS
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.35%) MySQL
5 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Maven
2 14 (22.22%) Ant
3 13 (20.63%) JUnit
3 13 (20.63%) Subversion
4 12 (19.05%) Selenium
5 10 (15.87%) Eclipse
6 6 (9.52%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (3.17%) JMeter
8 1 (1.59%) ClearQuest
8 1 (1.59%) ClearCase
General
1 17 (26.98%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (85.71%) Spring
2 36 (57.14%) XML
3 32 (50.79%) Hibernate
4 31 (49.21%) Web Services
5 28 (44.44%) HTML
6 24 (38.10%) J2EE
7 20 (31.75%) Struts
8 16 (25.40%) CSS
9 15 (23.81%) XSLT
10 13 (20.63%) Java SE
10 13 (20.63%) JPA
11 12 (19.05%) REST
11 12 (19.05%) MyBatis
12 11 (17.46%) SOAP
13 7 (11.11%) JSP
13 7 (11.11%) JSF
13 7 (11.11%) Ajax
14 6 (9.52%) Java EE
14 6 (9.52%) Spring Web Flow
15 5 (7.94%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (1.59%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
2 2 (3.17%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) UML
1 16 (25.40%) TDD
2 15 (23.81%) BDD
3 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.63%) Scrum
5 11 (17.46%) RAD
6 10 (15.87%) SOA
7 8 (12.70%) OO
7 8 (12.70%) OOD
7 8 (12.70%) MVC
8 7 (11.11%) Workflow
8 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.35%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.35%) Use Case
10 3 (4.76%) Web Development
11 2 (3.17%) Load Testing
11 2 (3.17%) Web Application Development
11 2 (3.17%) Waterfall
12 1 (1.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (68.25%) SQL
3 26 (41.27%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 13 (20.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) IBM
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle
2 6 (9.52%) JBoss
3 3 (4.76%) Zend
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