The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Engineer
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.17% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Java Engineer
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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
548 414 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 94.16% 93.45% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 269 225
Average daily rate £350 £330 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 23
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £12.50 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £19.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Engineer in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Java Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Java Engineer Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Java Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region that cited Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) FileNet
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Java SE
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) MyBatis

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region that cited Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) FileNet
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Java SE
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) MyBatis
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM