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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank - 72 49
Contract jobs citing Java SE 0 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.31% 2.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.93% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Median daily rate - £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
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
112 216 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 22.36% 33.03% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 167 127
Median daily rate £450 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -93.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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