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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank - 61 60
Contract jobs citing Java SE 0 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 2.00% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.13% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 1
Median daily rate - £430 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £338
% change year-on-year
- +25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £58.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £58.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +95.00%
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
140 273 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 25.41% 38.94% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 214 130
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -85.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

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