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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
UK / Wales
Rank 8 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 87 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 13.79% 3.45% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.31% 3.62% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 17 17
Median daily rate £425 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £323 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £400 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £43.75 £41.88
% change year-on-year
-14.85% +4.47%

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
608 553 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.35% 95.51% 98.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 394 423
Median daily rate £400 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 28 40
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.12 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 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
South Wales +32 59 £425 +13.33% 3
West Wales - 15 £460 -
North Wales - 4 £406 - 2
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 177 (100.00%) Java
2 131 (74.01%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (44.63%) Scrum
4 62 (35.03%) JSON
5 59 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 56 (31.64%) REST
7 51 (28.81%) Relational Database
7 51 (28.81%) TDD
8 50 (28.25%) Spring
8 50 (28.25%) HTML
9 46 (25.99%) Web Services
10 45 (25.42%) Cucumber
11 44 (24.86%) SC Cleared
11 44 (24.86%) Jenkins
12 43 (24.29%) Unix
13 42 (23.73%) RESTful
13 42 (23.73%) Dropwizard
14 41 (23.16%) Microservices
14 41 (23.16%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (22.03%) Open Source
15 39 (22.03%) Linux
16 38 (21.47%) SQL
17 35 (19.77%) XML
17 35 (19.77%) Amazon AWS
18 34 (19.21%) CSS
18 34 (19.21%) Configuration Management
18 34 (19.21%) Software Engineering
19 33 (18.64%) Ansible
20 32 (18.08%) JUnit
20 32 (18.08%) MongoDB

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 25 (14.12%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.69%) Liferay
3 3 (1.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.13%) Confluence
4 2 (1.13%) JBoss
5 1 (0.56%) Mule
5 1 (0.56%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 13 (7.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (19.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.82%) HTTP
2 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (28.81%) Relational Database
2 32 (18.08%) MongoDB
3 17 (9.60%) Neo4j
4 8 (4.52%) Big Data
4 8 (4.52%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.69%) Event Store
7 3 (1.69%) MySQL
8 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 45 (25.42%) Cucumber
2 44 (24.86%) Jenkins
3 32 (18.08%) JUnit
4 27 (15.25%) Selenium
5 25 (14.12%) JBehave
6 16 (9.04%) Maven
7 11 (6.21%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.69%) Ant
9 2 (1.13%) DbUnit
9 2 (1.13%) JIRA
9 2 (1.13%) jMock
9 2 (1.13%) Mockito
9 2 (1.13%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.56%) Hudson
10 1 (0.56%) MyEclipse
10 1 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 26 (14.69%) Finance
2 13 (7.34%) Electronics
2 13 (7.34%) Manufacturing
2 13 (7.34%) Marketing
2 13 (7.34%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.56%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (35.03%) JSON
2 56 (31.64%) REST
3 50 (28.25%) HTML
3 50 (28.25%) Spring
4 46 (25.99%) Web Services
5 42 (23.73%) Dropwizard
5 42 (23.73%) RESTful
6 35 (19.77%) XML
7 34 (19.21%) CSS
8 28 (15.82%) Hibernate
9 23 (12.99%) Kafka
9 23 (12.99%) Spring Boot
10 19 (10.73%) iXBRL
11 17 (9.60%) JAX-RS
12 10 (5.65%) J2EE
13 7 (3.95%) SOAP
14 5 (2.82%) ReactiveX
15 3 (1.69%) Play Framework
16 2 (1.13%) AngularJS
16 2 (1.13%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.56%) Blog
3 1 (0.56%) Fintech
3 1 (0.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.29%) Unix
2 39 (22.03%) Linux
3 23 (12.99%) Windows
4 16 (9.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (74.01%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (44.63%) Scrum
3 51 (28.81%) TDD
4 41 (23.16%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (23.16%) Microservices
5 39 (22.03%) Open Source
6 34 (19.21%) Configuration Management
6 34 (19.21%) Software Engineering
7 30 (16.95%) Domain-Driven Design
8 29 (16.38%) BDD
9 27 (15.25%) Mentoring
10 26 (14.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 23 (12.99%) Automated Testing
12 21 (11.86%) Software Delivery
13 20 (11.30%) Continuous Deployment
14 17 (9.60%) Kanban
15 16 (9.04%) Responsive Web Design
15 16 (9.04%) Web Design
16 14 (7.91%) Web Development
17 13 (7.34%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 177 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (21.47%) SQL
3 30 (16.95%) JavaScript
4 19 (10.73%) Go
5 11 (6.21%) Scala
6 7 (3.95%) Python
7 4 (2.26%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.13%) Groovy
8 2 (1.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 59 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 44 (24.86%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.99%) QA
2 5 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (5.08%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) vCloud
2 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (18.64%) Ansible
2 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (7.34%) SAP
2 6 (3.39%) Oracle
3 1 (0.56%) Google
3 1 (0.56%) Splunk