The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE 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 SE over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank - 68 54
Contract jobs citing Java SE 0 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.51% 1.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.29% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Median daily rate - £430 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £418 £355
% change year-on-year
+13.77% +17.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Java SE
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
179 233 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.97% 39.63% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 197 129
Median daily rate £403 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £25.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.85% +12.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Java SE
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Java SE Daily Rate Trend in South Wales