The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 42 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 26 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.45% 4.33% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.71% 4.65% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 5
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£400 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £38.20
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.71%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
700 645 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 92.84% 93.07% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 389 224
Average daily rate £350 £375 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 27 28
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.70 £14.50 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £105.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
South Wales +11 23 £400 -20.00% 5
North Wales - - - - 2
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (65.00%) Security Cleared
3 24 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 22 (55.00%) Spring
5 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (37.50%) SQL
7 14 (35.00%) JBoss
8 13 (32.50%) Hibernate
9 12 (30.00%) PL/SQL
10 9 (22.50%) FileNet
10 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
11 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
11 8 (20.00%) Subversion
11 8 (20.00%) Maven
11 8 (20.00%) JUnit
12 7 (17.50%) TDD
12 7 (17.50%) Workflow
12 7 (17.50%) Scrum
12 7 (17.50%) Back Office
12 7 (17.50%) Drools
13 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
13 6 (15.00%) Java SE
13 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
13 6 (15.00%) Sun Certification
13 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
13 6 (15.00%) J2EE
13 6 (15.00%) OO
13 6 (15.00%) Eclipse
14 5 (12.50%) CSS
14 5 (12.50%) HTML

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (35.00%) JBoss
2 9 (22.50%) FileNet
3 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.00%) Apache
4 2 (5.00%) Confluence
4 2 (5.00%) Mule
5 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.50%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (2.50%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
2 8 (20.00%) Subversion
2 8 (20.00%) Maven
2 8 (20.00%) JUnit
3 6 (15.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.00%) Hudson
4 2 (5.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) DbUnit
5 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
General
1 7 (17.50%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) Spring
2 13 (32.50%) Hibernate
3 7 (17.50%) Drools
4 6 (15.00%) Java SE
4 6 (15.00%) J2EE
5 5 (12.50%) CSS
5 5 (12.50%) HTML
5 5 (12.50%) SOAP
5 5 (12.50%) Web Services
5 5 (12.50%) XML
6 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.00%) Java EE
6 4 (10.00%) jQuery
7 3 (7.50%) JSF
7 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (7.50%) HTML5
7 3 (7.50%) XSLT
8 2 (5.00%) EJB
8 2 (5.00%) Play Framework
8 2 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Open Source
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.50%) TDD
2 7 (17.50%) Workflow
2 7 (17.50%) Scrum
3 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (15.00%) OO
4 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.50%) BDD
5 3 (7.50%) DSDM
5 3 (7.50%) RUP
5 3 (7.50%) MVC
5 3 (7.50%) Pair Programming
6 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.00%) SOA
6 2 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (5.00%) DevOps
6 2 (5.00%) Release Management
7 1 (2.50%) Kanban
7 1 (2.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (37.50%) SQL
3 12 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.50%) Scala
6 2 (5.00%) Python
6 2 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.00%) Sun Certification
4 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) IBM
2 2 (5.00%) Twitter
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) BEA
3 1 (2.50%) ILOG
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