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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 10 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 69 98 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 15.47% 18.01% 16.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.75% 34.27% 48.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 77 80
Median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £433 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.90 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
240 286 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 53.81% 52.57% 33.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 221 144
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 4
Median hourly rate £23.50 £16.38 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.51% -37.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.24 £15.08 £18.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £17.50 £29.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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
Cardiff +4 38 £395 +1.93% 5
Newport +3 23 £350 +0.35%
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 111 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (54.00%) TDD
3 76 (50.67%) Selenium
4 72 (48.00%) Perl
5 70 (46.67%) jQuery
6 67 (44.67%) Cucumber
7 64 (42.67%) JavaScript
8 60 (40.00%) Unix
9 57 (38.00%) OO
9 57 (38.00%) Security Cleared
9 57 (38.00%) Software Engineering
10 49 (32.67%) SQL
11 45 (30.00%) CSS
12 40 (26.67%) .NET
12 40 (26.67%) Legal
12 40 (26.67%) SC Cleared
13 37 (24.67%) Web Development
14 35 (23.33%) HTML
15 33 (22.00%) XML
16 25 (16.67%) Scrum
16 25 (16.67%) J2EE
16 25 (16.67%) RESTful
17 24 (16.00%) Linux
17 24 (16.00%) MongoDB
18 23 (15.33%) NoSQL
18 23 (15.33%) Mojolicious
18 23 (15.33%) Visual Studio
18 23 (15.33%) Spring
19 22 (14.67%) Scala
19 22 (14.67%) SOAP

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 19 (12.67%) JBoss
2 16 (10.67%) Apache
2 16 (10.67%) Tomcat
3 13 (8.67%) IIS
4 12 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (8.00%) FileNet
4 12 (8.00%) WebSphere
5 9 (6.00%) Confluence
5 9 (6.00%) LiveCycle
6 7 (4.67%) GeoServer
7 6 (4.00%) Jetty
7 6 (4.00%) nginx
8 5 (3.33%) MQSeries
8 5 (3.33%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.67%) Apache Solr
10 3 (2.00%) Mule
11 1 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.67%) Gliffy
3 3 (2.00%) MS Office
3 3 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (5.33%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (5.33%) Google App Engine
1 8 (5.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (3.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (3.33%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (3.33%) Amazon S3
2 5 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (2.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.67%) HTTP
2 15 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (6.67%) DNS
3 10 (6.67%) SSL
4 8 (5.33%) DHCP
4 8 (5.33%) FTP
5 6 (4.00%) IPsec
6 5 (3.33%) Firewall
7 3 (2.00%) HTTPS
7 3 (2.00%) Internet
7 3 (2.00%) SSH
7 3 (2.00%) Wireless
7 3 (2.00%) Wireless Security
7 3 (2.00%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.00%) MongoDB
2 23 (15.33%) NoSQL
3 19 (12.67%) Redis
4 17 (11.33%) SQL Server
5 9 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (5.33%) Oracle Database
7 7 (4.67%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (4.67%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (4.00%) MySQL
9 5 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (2.67%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.33%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 76 (50.67%) Selenium
2 67 (44.67%) Cucumber
3 23 (15.33%) Visual Studio
4 19 (12.67%) Subversion
5 18 (12.00%) JIRA
5 18 (12.00%) Maven
6 16 (10.67%) Git (software)
6 16 (10.67%) Jenkins
7 15 (10.00%) JMeter
7 15 (10.00%) JUnit
8 14 (9.33%) Eclipse
9 13 (8.67%) Ant
10 12 (8.00%) WebDriver
11 11 (7.33%) DbUnit
11 11 (7.33%) SpecFlow
11 11 (7.33%) Spock
12 9 (6.00%) Hudson
13 6 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (4.00%) Travis CI
14 4 (2.67%) Burp Suite
General
1 40 (26.67%) Legal
2 10 (6.67%) Finance
3 3 (2.00%) Publishing
4 1 (0.67%) Back Office
4 1 (0.67%) Banking
4 1 (0.67%) Billing
4 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 92 (61.33%) Developer
2 36 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 29 (19.33%) Web Developer
4 20 (13.33%) Perl Developer
5 15 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (8.00%) Website Developer
7 11 (7.33%) Analyst
7 11 (7.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 9 (6.00%) Change Manager
8 9 (6.00%) Tester
8 9 (6.00%) Unix Developer
9 7 (4.67%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.00%) Agile Developer
10 6 (4.00%) Perl Web Developer
11 5 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
12 4 (2.67%) Operations Engineer
12 4 (2.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
13 3 (2.00%) Agile Java Developer
13 3 (2.00%) Applications Engineer
13 3 (2.00%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (46.67%) jQuery
2 45 (30.00%) CSS
3 40 (26.67%) .NET
4 35 (23.33%) HTML
5 33 (22.00%) XML
6 25 (16.67%) J2EE
6 25 (16.67%) RESTful
7 23 (15.33%) Mojolicious
7 23 (15.33%) Spring
8 22 (14.67%) Kafka
8 22 (14.67%) SOAP
9 20 (13.33%) Hibernate
10 16 (10.67%) JSF
11 15 (10.00%) REST
12 12 (8.00%) Ajax
12 12 (8.00%) XHTML
13 11 (7.33%) JPA
13 11 (7.33%) JSTS
14 10 (6.67%) Java EE
14 10 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.67%) Replication
2 6 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (3.33%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.00%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.00%) PKI
5 2 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.67%) CESG
6 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 60 (40.00%) Unix
2 24 (16.00%) Linux
3 7 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (54.00%) TDD
3 57 (38.00%) OO
3 57 (38.00%) Software Engineering
4 37 (24.67%) Web Development
5 25 (16.67%) Scrum
6 21 (14.00%) Configuration Management
7 16 (10.67%) BDD
7 16 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (8.67%) DevOps
9 12 (8.00%) Document Management
9 12 (8.00%) Open Source
10 11 (7.33%) Non-Functional Testing
10 11 (7.33%) Project Planning
10 11 (7.33%) SOA
11 10 (6.67%) Use Case
12 9 (6.00%) Risk Management
12 9 (6.00%) Test Automation
12 9 (6.00%) Workflow
13 8 (5.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 72 (48.00%) Perl
2 64 (42.67%) JavaScript
3 49 (32.67%) SQL
4 22 (14.67%) Scala
5 21 (14.00%) Go
6 9 (6.00%) Python
6 9 (6.00%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.33%) PHP
7 8 (5.33%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.00%) C
8 6 (4.00%) Ruby
9 5 (3.33%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.67%) ANSI SQL
11 3 (2.00%) Apple Swift
11 3 (2.00%) C++
11 3 (2.00%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.33%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.67%) C#
13 1 (0.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 57 (38.00%) Security Cleared
2 40 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 13 (8.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (5.33%) DV Cleared
4 8 (5.33%) ISEB
5 5 (3.33%) BC Cleared
6 3 (2.00%) CEH
6 3 (2.00%) CISA
6 3 (2.00%) CISSP
6 3 (2.00%) CREST Certified
6 3 (2.00%) OSCP
7 2 (1.33%) CHECK Team Leader
7 2 (1.33%) Degree
8 1 (0.67%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (6.00%) QA
3 1 (0.67%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (7.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.33%) Xen
3 5 (3.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (6.67%) Puppet
2 8 (5.33%) Ansible
3 5 (3.33%) Fluentd
3 5 (3.33%) Terraform
4 3 (2.00%) Mesos
4 3 (2.00%) Piwik
4 3 (2.00%) yum
5 2 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (8.67%) VMware
2 11 (7.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.67%) Oracle
4 9 (6.00%) Adobe
4 9 (6.00%) ILOG
4 9 (6.00%) Splunk
5 8 (5.33%) Google
6 7 (4.67%) Kofax
6 7 (4.67%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.33%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.00%) Cisco
8 3 (2.00%) IBM
9 2 (1.33%) HP
9 2 (1.33%) SAP
10 1 (0.67%) Sitecore
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