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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 31 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 29 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 5.89% 3.25% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.20% 3.51% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 3
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£430 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £305 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+8.26% -3.84%
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
468 542 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 95.12% 92.65% 94.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 324 182
Average daily rate £360 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 23
Average hourly rate £12.45 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.21% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £25.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Newport -1 15 £445 -11.00% 2
Cardiff +2 6 £413 +10.00% 3
Bridgend +10 2 £350 -12.50% 1
Java Developer
Wales

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 48 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (64.58%) Spring
3 30 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 28 (58.33%) SC Cleared
5 26 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (52.08%) Hibernate
7 24 (50.00%) JBoss
8 18 (37.50%) Scrum
8 18 (37.50%) WebSphere
9 17 (35.42%) Unit Testing
10 16 (33.33%) Java SE
10 16 (33.33%) Eclipse
10 16 (33.33%) SQL
11 15 (31.25%) Subversion
12 13 (27.08%) SOAP
12 13 (27.08%) Web Services
13 12 (25.00%) PL/SQL
13 12 (25.00%) Tomcat
14 11 (22.92%) XML
14 11 (22.92%) MyBatis
15 10 (20.83%) REST
15 10 (20.83%) SOA
16 9 (18.75%) Cucumber
17 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
17 7 (14.58%) JUnit
18 6 (12.50%) J2EE
18 6 (12.50%) Sun Certification
18 6 (12.50%) TDD
18 6 (12.50%) Maven
18 6 (12.50%) Back Office

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 24 (50.00%) JBoss
2 18 (37.50%) WebSphere
3 12 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (12.50%) FileNet
5 2 (4.17%) WildFly
6 1 (2.08%) CMS
6 1 (2.08%) Apache
6 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.08%) Mule ESB
6 1 (2.08%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) Hazelcast
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.08%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 15 (31.25%) Subversion
3 9 (18.75%) Cucumber
4 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
4 7 (14.58%) JUnit
5 6 (12.50%) Maven
6 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.08%) JMeter
7 1 (2.08%) Selenium
7 1 (2.08%) JIRA
7 1 (2.08%) ReSharper
7 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.08%) DbUnit
7 1 (2.08%) Gradle
7 1 (2.08%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (64.58%) Spring
2 25 (52.08%) Hibernate
3 16 (33.33%) Java SE
4 13 (27.08%) SOAP
4 13 (27.08%) Web Services
5 11 (22.92%) XML
5 11 (22.92%) MyBatis
6 10 (20.83%) REST
7 6 (12.50%) J2EE
7 6 (12.50%) Drools
8 3 (6.25%) Java EE
9 2 (4.17%) HTML
10 1 (2.08%) Dojo
10 1 (2.08%) Spring MVC
10 1 (2.08%) jQuery
10 1 (2.08%) JSF
10 1 (2.08%) JRules
10 1 (2.08%) J2SE
10 1 (2.08%) EJB
10 1 (2.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) User Experience
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) Scrum
3 17 (35.42%) Unit Testing
4 10 (20.83%) SOA
5 6 (12.50%) TDD
5 6 (12.50%) Workflow
5 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.25%) BDD
7 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.17%) Kanban
8 1 (2.08%) Web Design
8 1 (2.08%) MVC
8 1 (2.08%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.08%) OO
8 1 (2.08%) DSDM
8 1 (2.08%) CRM
8 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.08%) RUP
8 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (33.33%) SQL
3 12 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (8.33%) Scala
5 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) Python
6 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 28 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.50%) Sun Certification
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) BEA
2 1 (2.08%) ILOG
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
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