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 25 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank - 48 64
Contract jobs citing Java SE 0 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 2.70% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.14% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 3
Median daily rate - £430 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £428 £375
% change year-on-year
-28.36% +14.00%
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
173 196 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 37.45% 37.76% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 149 121
Median daily rate £388 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.90 - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +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

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java SE 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 SE.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Ant
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) XSD
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Adobe
1 7 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (100.00%) ILOG
1 7 (100.00%) FileNet
1 7 (100.00%) Kofax
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Replication
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
1 7 (100.00%) JRules
1 7 (100.00%) JSF
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) Java EE
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Java SE
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 (100.00%) Confluence
1 7 (100.00%) FileNet
1 7 (100.00%) GeoServer
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) LiveCycle
1 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Gliffy
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Ant
1 7 (100.00%) DbUnit
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Hudson
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) Spock
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (100.00%) Dojo
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Java EE
1 7 (100.00%) JRules
1 7 (100.00%) JSF
1 7 (100.00%) JSTS
1 7 (100.00%) REST
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) XSD
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JPA
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) OpenLayers
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (85.71%) Document Management
2 6 (85.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) BC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Adobe
1 7 (100.00%) ILOG
1 7 (100.00%) Kofax
1 7 (100.00%) Splunk