The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 49 60 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs citing Java EE 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.42% 0.20% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.55% 0.67% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £525 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 £393 £384
% change year-on-year
+20.38% +2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
129 150 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.10% 29.64% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 127 109
Median daily rate £400 £340 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £299 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Java EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java EE across the South Wales region.

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Java EE
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 EE within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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 +12 2 £525 +16.66%
Java EE
Wales

Java EE
Top 23 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Dropwizard
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) CQRS
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) API Design
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) RichFaces
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) JSF

Java EE
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 1 (33.33%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Java Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Java Solutions Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Dropwizard
2 2 (66.67%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JSF
3 1 (33.33%) RichFaces
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) API Design
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) CQRS
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle