The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 6 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +22
Contract jobs citing Java 87 123 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 14.90% 18.98% 4.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.74% 52.56% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 94 11
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£350 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £257 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.16% -4.00%
Java
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
283 234 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 48.46% 36.11% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 164 76
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £505 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.13 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -42.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Java
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Java
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -5 42 £250 -28.57% 18
Newport -6 39 £355 -20.00% 1
Bridgend +9 3 £388 -3.12% 1
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 77 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (45.18%) Scrum
3 72 (43.37%) Security Cleared
4 66 (39.76%) SC Cleared
5 61 (36.75%) Spring
6 46 (27.71%) .NET
7 43 (25.90%) SQL
7 43 (25.90%) Jenkins
8 42 (25.30%) Web Services
8 42 (25.30%) TDD
9 41 (24.70%) Subversion
10 36 (21.69%) HTML
11 34 (20.48%) XML
12 32 (19.28%) JavaScript
12 32 (19.28%) JBoss
12 32 (19.28%) Hibernate
13 31 (18.67%) SOAP
14 28 (16.87%) OO
14 28 (16.87%) WebSphere
14 28 (16.87%) Selenium
15 25 (15.06%) BDD
15 25 (15.06%) Eclipse
15 25 (15.06%) Oracle
15 25 (15.06%) JMeter
16 23 (13.86%) Tomcat
16 23 (13.86%) Cucumber
16 23 (13.86%) Java SE
17 22 (13.25%) jQuery
17 22 (13.25%) Test Scripting
18 21 (12.65%) Maven

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (19.28%) JBoss
2 28 (16.87%) WebSphere
3 23 (13.86%) Tomcat
4 12 (7.23%) FileNet
5 11 (6.63%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (4.82%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.01%) Apache
7 5 (3.01%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.81%) nginx
9 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.20%) IIS
9 2 (1.20%) WildFly
9 2 (1.20%) Mule ESB
9 2 (1.20%) Mule
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.60%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.60%) Liferay
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.60%) Node.js
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.05%) HTTP
2 4 (2.41%) Firewall
3 2 (1.20%) SSL
3 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.60%) DNS
4 1 (0.60%) DHCP
4 1 (0.60%) FTP
4 1 (0.60%) SAN
4 1 (0.60%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.84%) Relational Database
2 17 (10.24%) MySQL
2 17 (10.24%) MongoDB
3 15 (9.04%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.20%) Ingres
6 1 (0.60%) Adabas
6 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.60%) DB2
6 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.60%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.60%) Big Data
6 1 (0.60%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 43 (25.90%) Jenkins
2 41 (24.70%) Subversion
3 28 (16.87%) Selenium
4 25 (15.06%) Eclipse
4 25 (15.06%) JMeter
5 23 (13.86%) Cucumber
6 21 (12.65%) Maven
7 14 (8.43%) JUnit
7 14 (8.43%) Artifactory
8 13 (7.83%) JIRA
9 12 (7.23%) WebDriver
9 12 (7.23%) Gradle
10 11 (6.63%) Hudson
10 11 (6.63%) SpecFlow
11 10 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (6.02%) MSBuild
12 8 (4.82%) Visual Studio
13 7 (4.22%) Bugzilla
13 7 (4.22%) TestNG
14 5 (3.01%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (7.23%) Back Office
2 8 (4.82%) Legal
3 6 (3.61%) Finance
4 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.60%) Banking
4 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 96 (57.83%) Developer
2 70 (42.17%) Java Developer
3 20 (12.05%) Tester
4 14 (8.43%) Analyst
5 12 (7.23%) Deployment Specialist
6 10 (6.02%) Test Analyst
7 8 (4.82%) Senior Developer
7 8 (4.82%) Team Leader
7 8 (4.82%) Java Team Leader
8 7 (4.22%) Development Team Leader
8 7 (4.22%) AWS Developer
9 6 (3.61%) Perl Developer
10 5 (3.01%) .NET Developer
10 5 (3.01%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (3.01%) Scala Developer
11 4 (2.41%) Release Manager
12 3 (1.81%) Test Engineer
12 3 (1.81%) DevOps Engineer
12 3 (1.81%) Automation Tester
12 3 (1.81%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (36.75%) Spring
2 46 (27.71%) .NET
3 42 (25.30%) Web Services
4 36 (21.69%) HTML
5 34 (20.48%) XML
6 32 (19.28%) Hibernate
7 31 (18.67%) SOAP
8 23 (13.86%) Java SE
9 22 (13.25%) jQuery
10 21 (12.65%) JSP
11 20 (12.05%) Struts
11 20 (12.05%) JDBC
12 19 (11.45%) AngularJS
13 17 (10.24%) RESTful
13 17 (10.24%) CSS
14 16 (9.64%) JPA
15 15 (9.04%) REST
16 12 (7.23%) HTML5
16 12 (7.23%) Mojolicious
16 12 (7.23%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.42%) Client/Server
2 5 (3.01%) User Experience
3 3 (1.81%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.20%) NHS
5 1 (0.60%) Biometrics
5 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.60%) GIS
5 1 (0.60%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.60%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.60%) Social Media
5 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.04%) Linux
2 14 (8.43%) UNIX
3 9 (5.42%) Windows
4 3 (1.81%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.81%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.60%) CentOS
6 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.60%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (45.18%) Scrum
3 42 (25.30%) TDD
4 28 (16.87%) OO
5 25 (15.06%) BDD
6 22 (13.25%) Test Scripting
7 19 (11.45%) Unit Testing
8 18 (10.84%) ITIL
9 17 (10.24%) Configuration Management
9 17 (10.24%) Web Development
10 15 (9.04%) Software Engineering
10 15 (9.04%) SOA
11 14 (8.43%) Open Source
12 13 (7.83%) Regression Testing
12 13 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (7.23%) Test-First Development
13 12 (7.23%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (6.63%) Load Testing
14 11 (6.63%) Workflow
15 10 (6.02%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (25.90%) SQL
2 32 (19.28%) JavaScript
3 21 (12.65%) PL/SQL
4 18 (10.84%) Scala
5 14 (8.43%) Perl
5 14 (8.43%) C#
6 11 (6.63%) PowerShell
6 11 (6.63%) Jython
7 4 (2.41%) Python
8 2 (1.20%) PHP
8 2 (1.20%) Ruby
8 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.60%) Groovy
9 1 (0.60%) COBOL
9 1 (0.60%) NATURAL
9 1 (0.60%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 72 (43.37%) Security Cleared
2 66 (39.76%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.83%) ISEB
4 7 (4.22%) Sun Certification
5 4 (2.41%) Degree
6 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.41%) Shibboleth
2 3 (1.81%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.20%) vCloud
3 2 (1.20%) Docker
4 1 (0.60%) vSphere
4 1 (0.60%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (3.01%) Puppet
2 3 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.60%) Ansible
3 1 (0.60%) Nagios
3 1 (0.60%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (15.06%) Oracle
2 14 (8.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.61%) IBM
4 3 (1.81%) Citrix
4 3 (1.81%) VMware
4 3 (1.81%) AppSense
4 3 (1.81%) Google
5 2 (1.20%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.60%) Mapinfo
6 1 (0.60%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.60%) ESRI
6 1 (0.60%) Thunderhead
6 1 (0.60%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco
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