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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 20 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 47 77 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.18% 8.83% 8.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.31% 9.19% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 56 41
Median daily rate £460 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £58.50 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-9.94% +25.73%
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
643 838 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 98.17% 96.10% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 599 508
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 52 26
Median hourly rate £12.38 £11.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £21.00 £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 September 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 September 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 -8 30 £450 +20.00% 8
West Wales +9 12 £523 +44.13% 6
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 69 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (37.68%) JavaScript
4 25 (36.23%) TDD
5 23 (33.33%) Spring
5 23 (33.33%) Open Source
6 22 (31.88%) Web Services
7 21 (30.43%) HTML
7 21 (30.43%) REST
7 21 (30.43%) Jenkins
8 19 (27.54%) Ansible
8 19 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (27.54%) Security Cleared
9 17 (24.64%) Scrum
9 17 (24.64%) Relational Database
9 17 (24.64%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (23.19%) BDD
10 16 (23.19%) Domain-Driven Design
11 14 (20.29%) Maven
11 14 (20.29%) J2EE
12 13 (18.84%) CSS
13 12 (17.39%) SQL
14 11 (15.94%) XML
14 11 (15.94%) JSON
15 10 (14.49%) RESTful
15 10 (14.49%) OWASP
15 10 (14.49%) JSF
15 10 (14.49%) Web Development
16 9 (13.04%) Hibernate
16 9 (13.04%) SC Cleared

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 5 (7.25%) Confluence
2 4 (5.80%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.35%) FileNet
3 3 (4.35%) JBoss
3 3 (4.35%) LiveCycle
3 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.45%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (24.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.64%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.80%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.45%) Big Data
5 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.45%) MySQL
5 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (30.43%) Jenkins
2 14 (20.29%) Maven
3 9 (13.04%) Ant
4 8 (11.59%) Git (software)
5 7 (10.14%) JIRA
6 5 (7.25%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.35%) Hudson
7 3 (4.35%) JUnit
7 3 (4.35%) Selenium
7 3 (4.35%) Subversion
8 1 (1.45%) DbUnit
8 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.45%) JBehave
8 1 (1.45%) jMock
8 1 (1.45%) Mockito
8 1 (1.45%) MyEclipse
8 1 (1.45%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Back Office
3 1 (1.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Electronics
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (33.33%) Spring
2 22 (31.88%) Web Services
3 21 (30.43%) HTML
3 21 (30.43%) REST
4 14 (20.29%) J2EE
5 13 (18.84%) CSS
6 11 (15.94%) JSON
6 11 (15.94%) XML
7 10 (14.49%) JSF
7 10 (14.49%) RESTful
8 9 (13.04%) Hibernate
9 8 (11.59%) Ajax
9 8 (11.59%) SOAP
10 7 (10.14%) XHTML
11 4 (5.80%) EJB
11 4 (5.80%) Facelets
11 4 (5.80%) HTML5
11 4 (5.80%) JPA
11 4 (5.80%) jQuery
11 4 (5.80%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Unix
2 3 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (36.23%) TDD
3 23 (33.33%) Open Source
4 19 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (24.64%) Scrum
6 16 (23.19%) BDD
6 16 (23.19%) Domain-Driven Design
7 10 (14.49%) OWASP
7 10 (14.49%) Web Development
8 9 (13.04%) Kanban
9 8 (11.59%) Microservices
10 7 (10.14%) Secure Coding
11 6 (8.70%) Configuration Management
12 5 (7.25%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (7.25%) Unit Testing
13 4 (5.80%) OOP
13 4 (5.80%) UML
14 3 (4.35%) OOA/OOD
14 3 (4.35%) OOD
14 3 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (37.68%) JavaScript
3 12 (17.39%) SQL
4 7 (10.14%) Scala
5 6 (8.70%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.35%) Perl
6 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.45%) Go
7 1 (1.45%) PHP
7 1 (1.45%) Python
7 1 (1.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (27.54%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.90%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (27.54%) Ansible
2 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Oracle
2 3 (4.35%) Adobe
2 3 (4.35%) IBM
2 3 (4.35%) ILOG
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) Splunk
3 1 (1.45%) Google
3 1 (1.45%) Perforce
3 1 (1.45%) SAP
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