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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Wales / South Wales
Rank 4 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 85 64 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 17.97% 12.31% 7.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.67% 28.07% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 48 26
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £425 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.88 £43.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +15.00%

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
209 228 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 44.19% 43.85% 49.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 182 177
Median daily rate £418 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 7
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% +8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £21.61 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.25 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +7 43 £413 +17.85% 8
Newport +5 30 £516 +35.85% 2
Caerphilly - 1 £278 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 - -
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 139 (72.40%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (40.63%) TDD
3 74 (38.54%) Scrum
4 61 (31.77%) JSON
5 50 (26.04%) BDD
6 49 (25.52%) Relational Database
7 48 (25.00%) RESTful
8 47 (24.48%) Software Engineering
9 46 (23.96%) Spring
10 39 (20.31%) Linux
10 39 (20.31%) HTTP
10 39 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
11 38 (19.79%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (19.79%) Security Cleared
12 37 (19.27%) OWASP
12 37 (19.27%) REST
12 37 (19.27%) Microservices
13 34 (17.71%) Kanban
14 33 (17.19%) Open Source
14 33 (17.19%) Secure Coding
15 32 (16.67%) Jenkins
15 32 (16.67%) HTML
16 31 (16.15%) Web Development
17 29 (15.10%) Finance
18 28 (14.58%) Configuration Management
18 28 (14.58%) MongoDB
18 28 (14.58%) Kafka
18 28 (14.58%) DevOps
19 27 (14.06%) Web Services
20 24 (12.50%) SC Cleared

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 6 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (3.13%) JBoss
2 5 (2.60%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (2.60%) Liferay
2 5 (2.60%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.56%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.04%) Apache
4 2 (1.04%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.04%) Confluence
4 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.52%) Mule
5 1 (0.52%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 11 (5.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.77%) PaaS
3 12 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (20.31%) HTTP
2 4 (2.08%) Network Security
3 1 (0.52%) Internet
3 1 (0.52%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (25.52%) Relational Database
2 28 (14.58%) MongoDB
3 13 (6.77%) Neo4j
4 12 (6.25%) Big Data
5 10 (5.21%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.13%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.60%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.08%) HBase
10 3 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.04%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.04%) MySQL
12 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.52%) GIS
12 1 (0.52%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.52%) QlikView
12 1 (0.52%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.52%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 32 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 23 (11.98%) Cucumber
3 17 (8.85%) Selenium
4 16 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 15 (7.81%) JUnit
6 12 (6.25%) Maven
7 11 (5.73%) Subversion
8 9 (4.69%) JMeter
9 8 (4.17%) LoadRunner
10 7 (3.65%) SoapUI
11 6 (3.13%) Mercurial
12 5 (2.60%) Bazaar
12 5 (2.60%) JBehave
12 5 (2.60%) Rational Performance Tester
13 3 (1.56%) Ant
13 3 (1.56%) HP UFT
13 3 (1.56%) JIRA
13 3 (1.56%) The Grinder
14 2 (1.04%) SonarQube
14 2 (1.04%) WinRunner
General
1 29 (15.10%) Finance
2 14 (7.29%) Marketing
3 13 (6.77%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.73%) Electronics
4 11 (5.73%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.52%) Games
5 1 (0.52%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 139 (72.40%) Developer
2 107 (55.73%) Java Developer
3 24 (12.50%) Agile Developer
4 23 (11.98%) Agile Java Developer
5 21 (10.94%) Senior Developer
6 20 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (6.77%) Java Engineer
7 13 (6.77%) Software Engineer
8 8 (4.17%) AWS Developer
9 7 (3.65%) Architect
9 7 (3.65%) Cloud Developer
9 7 (3.65%) Consultant
9 7 (3.65%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (3.65%) Tester
10 6 (3.13%) Analyst
10 6 (3.13%) Applications Developer
10 6 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (3.13%) Security Engineer
10 6 (3.13%) Test Analyst
10 6 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (31.77%) JSON
2 48 (25.00%) RESTful
3 46 (23.96%) Spring
4 37 (19.27%) REST
5 32 (16.67%) HTML
6 28 (14.58%) Kafka
7 27 (14.06%) Web Services
8 22 (11.46%) Hibernate
9 20 (10.42%) CSS
9 20 (10.42%) Dropwizard
10 19 (9.90%) Spring Boot
11 15 (7.81%) iXBRL
11 15 (7.81%) XML
12 13 (6.77%) J2EE
12 13 (6.77%) JAX-RS
13 12 (6.25%) SOAP
14 9 (4.69%) AngularJS
15 8 (4.17%) CSS3
15 8 (4.17%) HTML5
16 7 (3.65%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.69%) Algorithms
2 4 (2.08%) Cryptography
2 4 (2.08%) Telematics
3 3 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.56%) Fintech
4 2 (1.04%) User Experience
5 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.52%) iPad
5 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.52%) Physics
5 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.31%) Linux
2 16 (8.33%) Unix
3 12 (6.25%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.56%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.04%) Windows
6 1 (0.52%) Android
6 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.52%) CentOS
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (72.40%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (40.63%) TDD
3 74 (38.54%) Scrum
4 50 (26.04%) BDD
5 47 (24.48%) Software Engineering
6 38 (19.79%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (19.27%) Microservices
7 37 (19.27%) OWASP
8 34 (17.71%) Kanban
9 33 (17.19%) Open Source
9 33 (17.19%) Secure Coding
10 31 (16.15%) Web Development
11 28 (14.58%) Configuration Management
11 28 (14.58%) DevOps
12 18 (9.38%) Continuous Deployment
13 16 (8.33%) OO
14 14 (7.29%) Continuous Delivery
14 14 (7.29%) High Availability
14 14 (7.29%) Low Latency
15 12 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.98%) Python
1 23 (11.98%) SQL
2 22 (11.46%) Go
2 22 (11.46%) JavaScript
3 21 (10.94%) Scala
4 9 (4.69%) Ruby
5 8 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.60%) Groovy
7 3 (1.56%) ABAP
8 2 (1.04%) C
8 2 (1.04%) R
9 1 (0.52%) C#
9 1 (0.52%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (19.79%) Security Cleared
2 24 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.69%) CEH
3 9 (4.69%) CISSP
3 9 (4.69%) CREST Certified
4 7 (3.65%) ISEB
5 6 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.04%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.52%) Degree
7 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.65%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 12 (6.25%) Docker
2 2 (1.04%) HDFS
3 1 (0.52%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.52%) vCloud
3 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (10.42%) Ansible
2 3 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.56%) Puppet
3 2 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.52%) Consul
4 1 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.52%) Oozie
4 1 (0.52%) Pingdom
4 1 (0.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (7.29%) SAP
2 10 (5.21%) Oracle
3 7 (3.65%) HP
4 5 (2.60%) Cloudera
5 4 (2.08%) Splunk
6 3 (1.56%) Siebel
7 1 (0.52%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.52%) Cognos
7 1 (0.52%) Google
7 1 (0.52%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.52%) OpenText
7 1 (0.52%) PagerDuty
7 1 (0.52%) Tableau
7 1 (0.52%) Xamarin
South Wales
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
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