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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 51 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 8 55 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.41% 6.29% 9.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 6.59% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 48 53
Median daily rate £400 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £214 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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
556 834 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 97.89% 95.42% 97.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 569 473
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 45 29
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £20.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -20 8 £400 +60.00% 4
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 38 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (71.05%) Spring
3 26 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (65.79%) JavaScript
5 21 (55.26%) XML
6 20 (52.63%) HTML
7 19 (50.00%) Security Cleared
8 16 (42.11%) TDD
8 16 (42.11%) JSF
8 16 (42.11%) Hibernate
9 15 (39.47%) Maven
10 14 (36.84%) jQuery
10 14 (36.84%) SC Cleared
10 14 (36.84%) J2EE
10 14 (36.84%) Ant
10 14 (36.84%) CSS
11 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
11 12 (31.58%) SOAP
11 12 (31.58%) Java EE
11 12 (31.58%) JIRA
12 11 (28.95%) Scrum
12 11 (28.95%) Eclipse
13 10 (26.32%) Adobe
13 10 (26.32%) ILOG
13 10 (26.32%) FileNet
13 10 (26.32%) T-SQL
13 10 (26.32%) Selenium
13 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (26.32%) Subversion
13 10 (26.32%) LiveCycle

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 (26.32%) Confluence
1 10 (26.32%) FileNet
1 10 (26.32%) LiveCycle
2 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
3 8 (21.05%) JBoss
4 7 (18.42%) GeoServer
4 7 (18.42%) IIS
5 5 (13.16%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
6 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Gliffy
2 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (18.42%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
4 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Maven
2 14 (36.84%) Ant
3 12 (31.58%) JIRA
4 11 (28.95%) Eclipse
5 10 (26.32%) Hudson
5 10 (26.32%) Selenium
5 10 (26.32%) Subversion
6 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
7 8 (21.05%) JUnit
8 7 (18.42%) DbUnit
8 7 (18.42%) Spock
8 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
9 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
11 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
11 1 (2.63%) JBehave
11 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
11 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Back Office
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (71.05%) Spring
2 21 (55.26%) XML
3 20 (52.63%) HTML
4 16 (42.11%) Hibernate
4 16 (42.11%) JSF
5 14 (36.84%) CSS
5 14 (36.84%) J2EE
5 14 (36.84%) jQuery
6 12 (31.58%) Java EE
6 12 (31.58%) SOAP
7 10 (26.32%) JPA
7 10 (26.32%) REST
8 7 (18.42%) Ajax
8 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
8 7 (18.42%) Dojo
8 7 (18.42%) Java SE
8 7 (18.42%) JRules
8 7 (18.42%) JSTS
8 7 (18.42%) XHTML
8 7 (18.42%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Replication
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) TDD
3 11 (28.95%) Scrum
4 9 (23.68%) Document Management
5 6 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
6 5 (13.16%) MVC
6 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.89%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (7.89%) OOD
7 3 (7.89%) OOP
7 3 (7.89%) System Testing
7 3 (7.89%) UML
7 3 (7.89%) Use Case
7 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Web Development
8 2 (5.26%) Coaching
9 1 (2.63%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (65.79%) JavaScript
3 10 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 9 (23.68%) SQL
5 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.89%) Perl
6 3 (7.89%) Scala
7 1 (2.63%) Go
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) Python
7 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 8 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (13.16%) BC Cleared
4 5 (13.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) QA
2 3 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Adobe
1 10 (26.32%) ILOG
1 10 (26.32%) Splunk
2 8 (21.05%) IBM
3 7 (18.42%) Kofax
4 5 (13.16%) Oracle
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.63%) Perforce