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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 29 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 21 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.68% 2.99% 4.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.07% 3.22% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 4
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£400 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £410 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £38.20
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.71%
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
414 497 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 92.20% 92.90% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 292 180
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 18
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £105.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Bridgend - 4 £300 - 1
Newport -5 3 £425 -15.00% 2
Cardiff -2 1 £413 -2.94% 4
Glamorgan - - - -
Torfaen - - - - 1
Java Developer
Wales

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (74.19%) Security Cleared
3 21 (67.74%) SC Cleared
4 18 (58.06%) Spring
5 13 (41.94%) SQL
6 12 (38.71%) JBoss
6 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (35.48%) PL/SQL
8 10 (32.26%) Hibernate
9 7 (22.58%) WebSphere
10 6 (19.35%) Drools
10 6 (19.35%) FileNet
10 6 (19.35%) Workflow
10 6 (19.35%) Back Office
10 6 (19.35%) Java SE
10 6 (19.35%) JUnit
11 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
11 5 (16.13%) Sun Certification
11 5 (16.13%) Maven
11 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
11 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
11 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
12 4 (12.90%) TDD
12 4 (12.90%) Subversion
12 4 (12.90%) Java EE
12 4 (12.90%) Scrum
12 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
13 3 (9.68%) HTML
13 3 (9.68%) J2EE
13 3 (9.68%) CSS

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (38.71%) JBoss
2 7 (22.58%) WebSphere
3 6 (19.35%) FileNet
4 2 (6.45%) Mule
4 2 (6.45%) Apache
4 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.23%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) Jackrabbit
1 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.23%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) JUnit
2 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
2 5 (16.13%) Maven
2 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.90%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) DbUnit
General
1 6 (19.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) Spring
2 10 (32.26%) Hibernate
3 6 (19.35%) Java SE
3 6 (19.35%) Drools
4 4 (12.90%) Java EE
5 3 (9.68%) HTML
5 3 (9.68%) J2EE
5 3 (9.68%) CSS
5 3 (9.68%) SOAP
5 3 (9.68%) Web Services
6 2 (6.45%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) EJB
6 2 (6.45%) jQuery
6 2 (6.45%) HTML5
7 1 (3.23%) REST
7 1 (3.23%) CSS3
7 1 (3.23%) JAX-RS
7 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.23%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
1 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Workflow
3 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
3 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
4 4 (12.90%) TDD
4 4 (12.90%) Scrum
5 3 (9.68%) OO
5 3 (9.68%) MVC
6 2 (6.45%) SOA
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.23%) Kanban
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.23%) BDD
7 1 (3.23%) Analytics
7 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) RUP
7 1 (3.23%) DSDM
7 1 (3.23%) Pair Programming
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) PL/SQL
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (74.19%) Security Cleared
2 21 (67.74%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) Sun Certification
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.23%) BEA
1 1 (3.23%) ILOG
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