The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 34 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 22 54 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.97% 6.39% 8.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.10% 6.62% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 43 53
Median daily rate £406 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £209 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £361
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £38.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-8.38% +7.63%
Java Developer
UK

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
537 816 781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.93% 96.57% 97.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 553 492
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 31
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.70 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% +10.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £8.50 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wales region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 28 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
South Wales -10 17 £400 +10.34% 1
West Wales +12 4 £450 -2.70%
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (58.33%) Spring
4 26 (54.17%) JavaScript
5 25 (52.08%) TDD
6 24 (50.00%) jQuery
7 23 (47.92%) HTML
8 21 (43.75%) XML
8 21 (43.75%) Security Cleared
9 19 (39.58%) Selenium
9 19 (39.58%) Hibernate
9 19 (39.58%) SQL
10 16 (33.33%) JSF
11 15 (31.25%) Maven
11 15 (31.25%) J2EE
12 14 (29.17%) Ant
12 14 (29.17%) CSS
12 14 (29.17%) SC Cleared
13 13 (27.08%) REST
14 12 (25.00%) Cucumber
14 12 (25.00%) Java EE
14 12 (25.00%) JIRA
14 12 (25.00%) Scala
14 12 (25.00%) Perl
14 12 (25.00%) Unix
14 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 12 (25.00%) SOAP
15 11 (22.92%) Eclipse
15 11 (22.92%) Scrum
16 10 (20.83%) FileNet

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 10 (20.83%) Confluence
1 10 (20.83%) FileNet
1 10 (20.83%) LiveCycle
1 10 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 8 (16.67%) JBoss
3 7 (14.58%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (14.58%) GeoServer
3 7 (14.58%) IIS
4 5 (10.42%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (10.42%) WebSphere
5 4 (8.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Gliffy
2 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) MongoDB
2 10 (20.83%) NoSQL
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (18.75%) Redis
4 7 (14.58%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (8.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.17%) Neo4j
8 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (39.58%) Selenium
2 15 (31.25%) Maven
3 14 (29.17%) Ant
4 12 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 12 (25.00%) JIRA
5 11 (22.92%) Eclipse
6 10 (20.83%) Hudson
6 10 (20.83%) Subversion
7 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
8 8 (16.67%) JUnit
9 7 (14.58%) DbUnit
9 7 (14.58%) Spock
9 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
10 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
11 1 (2.08%) JBehave
11 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
11 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
1 8 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (2.08%) Back Office
2 1 (2.08%) Banking
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (58.33%) Spring
2 24 (50.00%) jQuery
3 23 (47.92%) HTML
4 21 (43.75%) XML
5 19 (39.58%) Hibernate
6 16 (33.33%) JSF
7 15 (31.25%) J2EE
8 14 (29.17%) CSS
9 13 (27.08%) REST
10 12 (25.00%) Java EE
10 12 (25.00%) SOAP
11 10 (20.83%) JPA
12 9 (18.75%) Kafka
12 9 (18.75%) Mojolicious
12 9 (18.75%) RESTful
13 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
14 7 (14.58%) Dojo
14 7 (14.58%) Java SE
14 7 (14.58%) JSTS
14 7 (14.58%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Replication
2 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Unix
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (52.08%) TDD
3 11 (22.92%) Scrum
4 9 (18.75%) Document Management
5 8 (16.67%) OO
5 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.42%) Front End Development
7 5 (10.42%) MVC
7 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.33%) Web Development
9 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.25%) OOD
9 3 (6.25%) OOP
9 3 (6.25%) System Testing
9 3 (6.25%) UML
9 3 (6.25%) Use Case
9 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 19 (39.58%) SQL
4 12 (25.00%) Perl
4 12 (25.00%) Scala
5 10 (20.83%) Go
5 10 (20.83%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) PHP
7 1 (2.08%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 14 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (10.42%) BC Cleared
4 5 (10.42%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 6 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Adobe
1 10 (20.83%) ILOG
1 10 (20.83%) Splunk
2 8 (16.67%) IBM
3 7 (14.58%) Kofax
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle
5 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.08%) Perforce