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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 72 127 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 13.87% 18.57% 12.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.12% 37.13% 32.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 96 61
Median daily rate £450 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £58.50 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
205 342 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 39.50% 50.00% 38.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 261 174
Median daily rate £415 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £16.00 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+243.75% -88.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +2 31 £475 +25.82% 1
Cardiff -4 25 £365 -2.66% 16
Bridgend -8 2 £500 +11.11% 2
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java 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.

1 81 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (36.43%) TDD
3 36 (27.91%) Security Cleared
4 35 (27.13%) JavaScript
5 31 (24.03%) Web Development
6 28 (21.71%) CSS
7 27 (20.93%) Open Source
8 26 (20.16%) BDD
8 26 (20.16%) HTML
9 25 (19.38%) Amazon AWS
10 24 (18.60%) Selenium
10 24 (18.60%) Scrum
10 24 (18.60%) Jenkins
11 22 (17.05%) Configuration Management
11 22 (17.05%) Perl
11 22 (17.05%) .NET
11 22 (17.05%) JSON
11 22 (17.05%) SC Cleared
11 22 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (16.28%) SQL
13 20 (15.50%) Spring
14 19 (14.73%) Relational Database
15 18 (13.95%) Software Engineering
15 18 (13.95%) Python
16 17 (13.18%) Subversion
16 17 (13.18%) OWASP
16 17 (13.18%) Ansible
17 16 (12.40%) DevOps
17 16 (12.40%) REST
17 16 (12.40%) Cucumber

Java
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 (5.43%) Apache
1 7 (5.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.88%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.10%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (3.10%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.33%) Confluence
4 3 (2.33%) IIS
4 3 (2.33%) JBoss
4 3 (2.33%) Jetty
4 3 (2.33%) Mongrel
4 3 (2.33%) nginx
4 3 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.55%) FileNet
5 2 (1.55%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.78%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.78%) MS Office
1 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (19.38%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.98%) PaaS
3 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (3.88%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (3.88%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (3.88%) Amazon S3
4 5 (3.88%) Google App Engine
4 5 (3.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (3.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (2.33%) Route 53
6 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.63%) HTTP
2 6 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.88%) DHCP
3 5 (3.88%) DNS
3 5 (3.88%) FTP
3 5 (3.88%) Network Security
3 5 (3.88%) SSL
4 4 (3.10%) Firewall
4 4 (3.10%) Wireless
4 4 (3.10%) Wireless Security
5 3 (2.33%) IPsec
6 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.78%) Internet
6 1 (0.78%) SSH
6 1 (0.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.73%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.43%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.65%) Big Data
4 5 (3.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (3.88%) MySQL
4 5 (3.88%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.10%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.10%) HBase
5 4 (3.10%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (3.10%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.10%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.78%) GIS
8 1 (0.78%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.78%) QlikView
8 1 (0.78%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 24 (18.60%) Jenkins
1 24 (18.60%) Selenium
2 17 (13.18%) Subversion
3 16 (12.40%) Cucumber
4 15 (11.63%) Git (software)
5 11 (8.53%) Maven
6 9 (6.98%) JIRA
7 8 (6.20%) Ant
7 8 (6.20%) Eclipse
8 7 (5.43%) JMeter
9 6 (4.65%) JUnit
9 6 (4.65%) Mercurial
10 5 (3.88%) Bazaar
11 3 (2.33%) SoapUI
11 3 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.33%) Travis CI
11 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.55%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.55%) LoadRunner
12 2 (1.55%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (12.40%) Finance
2 8 (6.20%) Legal
3 4 (3.10%) Marketing
4 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.55%) Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Back Office
6 1 (0.78%) Billing
6 1 (0.78%) Electronics
6 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.78%) Retail
6 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 71 (55.04%) Developer
2 44 (34.11%) Java Developer
3 13 (10.08%) Web Developer
4 11 (8.53%) Analyst
5 9 (6.98%) Agile Developer
5 9 (6.98%) Change Manager
5 9 (6.98%) Test Analyst
6 8 (6.20%) Agile Java Developer
6 8 (6.20%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (5.43%) Perl Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Architect
8 6 (4.65%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Java Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Perl Web Developer
9 5 (3.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (3.88%) Tester
10 4 (3.10%) Security Engineer
10 4 (3.10%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.71%) CSS
2 26 (20.16%) HTML
3 22 (17.05%) .NET
3 22 (17.05%) JSON
4 20 (15.50%) Spring
5 16 (12.40%) J2EE
5 16 (12.40%) REST
5 16 (12.40%) XML
6 13 (10.08%) jQuery
6 13 (10.08%) Kafka
6 13 (10.08%) RESTful
6 13 (10.08%) SOAP
7 11 (8.53%) Web Services
8 10 (7.75%) Ajax
9 9 (6.98%) Hibernate
9 9 (6.98%) HTML5
9 9 (6.98%) JSF
9 9 (6.98%) XHTML
10 8 (6.20%) CSS3
11 7 (5.43%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.43%) Mobile App
2 5 (3.88%) Cryptography
3 4 (3.10%) Telematics
4 3 (2.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.55%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.78%) CESG
6 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.78%) Fintech
6 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.78%) PKI
6 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.40%) Linux
2 13 (10.08%) Unix
3 2 (1.55%) Windows
4 1 (0.78%) Android
4 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (36.43%) TDD
3 31 (24.03%) Web Development
4 27 (20.93%) Open Source
5 26 (20.16%) BDD
6 24 (18.60%) Scrum
7 22 (17.05%) Configuration Management
7 22 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (13.95%) Software Engineering
9 17 (13.18%) OWASP
10 16 (12.40%) DevOps
10 16 (12.40%) OO
11 14 (10.85%) Secure Coding
12 13 (10.08%) SOA
13 11 (8.53%) High Availability
13 11 (8.53%) Kanban
14 9 (6.98%) Microservices
14 9 (6.98%) Project Planning
14 9 (6.98%) Risk Management
15 8 (6.20%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (27.13%) JavaScript
2 22 (17.05%) Perl
3 21 (16.28%) SQL
4 18 (13.95%) Python
5 10 (7.75%) Scala
6 8 (6.20%) PHP
7 7 (5.43%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.65%) Ruby
9 4 (3.10%) C
9 4 (3.10%) C++
10 3 (2.33%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.55%) C#
11 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.78%) ABAP
12 1 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (27.91%) Security Cleared
2 22 (17.05%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.98%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (6.20%) CEH
4 8 (6.20%) CISSP
4 8 (6.20%) CREST Certified
5 7 (5.43%) ISEB
6 5 (3.88%) ISTQB
6 5 (3.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (3.10%) CISA
7 4 (3.10%) OSCP
8 3 (2.33%) CHECK Team Leader
9 2 (1.55%) BC Cleared
9 2 (1.55%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.78%) CBAP
10 1 (0.78%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.55%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (7.75%) Docker
2 6 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (3.88%) Xen
4 1 (0.78%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (13.18%) Ansible
2 5 (3.88%) Fluentd
2 5 (3.88%) Puppet
2 5 (3.88%) Terraform
3 3 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.33%) Marathon
3 3 (2.33%) Mesos
3 3 (2.33%) Piwik
4 1 (0.78%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.78%) Oozie
4 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.78%) yum
Vendors
1 11 (8.53%) Oracle
2 8 (6.20%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.43%) Cloudera
4 6 (4.65%) Google
4 6 (4.65%) VMware
5 3 (2.33%) HP
5 3 (2.33%) IBM
5 3 (2.33%) SAP
5 3 (2.33%) Splunk
6 2 (1.55%) Adobe
6 2 (1.55%) ILOG
7 1 (0.78%) Cisco
7 1 (0.78%) Cognos
7 1 (0.78%) OpenText
7 1 (0.78%) Perforce
7 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.78%) Tableau
7 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
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