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 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 50 60 57
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing Java EE 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.20% 0.50% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.06% 1.67% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £420 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-31.25% -
Java EE
Wales

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
94 180 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.91% 29.90% 26.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 143 121
Median daily rate £456 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.84% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) JUnit
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
1 9 (100.00%) Maven
1 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (88.89%) Eclipse
3 7 (77.78%) Adobe
3 7 (77.78%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (77.78%) ILOG
3 7 (77.78%) XSD
3 7 (77.78%) JBoss
3 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
3 7 (77.78%) IIS
3 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
3 7 (77.78%) SOAP
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) Ant
3 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
3 7 (77.78%) FileNet
3 7 (77.78%) Kofax
3 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
3 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 7 (77.78%) Replication
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (77.78%) JRules

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 7 (77.78%) Confluence
1 7 (77.78%) FileNet
1 7 (77.78%) GeoServer
1 7 (77.78%) IIS
1 7 (77.78%) JBoss
1 7 (77.78%) LiveCycle
1 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (77.78%) Gliffy
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
1 2 (22.22%) SSH
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) JUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Maven
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
2 8 (88.89%) Eclipse
3 7 (77.78%) Ant
3 7 (77.78%) DbUnit
3 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
3 7 (77.78%) Hudson
3 7 (77.78%) JIRA
3 7 (77.78%) Selenium
3 7 (77.78%) Spock
3 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (22.22%) IntelliJ
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
2 7 (77.78%) Dojo
2 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
2 7 (77.78%) Java SE
2 7 (77.78%) JRules
2 7 (77.78%) JSF
2 7 (77.78%) JSTS
2 7 (77.78%) REST
2 7 (77.78%) SOAP
2 7 (77.78%) XSD
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) JPA
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) OpenLayers
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
4 3 (33.33%) J2EE
5 2 (22.22%) LAMP
5 2 (22.22%) SAML
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
2 2 (22.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Scrum
1 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (66.67%) Document Management
2 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) BC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Adobe
1 7 (77.78%) ILOG
1 7 (77.78%) Kofax
1 7 (77.78%) Splunk
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) VMware