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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 52 43 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 20 5 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.88% 0.98% 5.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 1.04% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 15
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£450 £390 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +24.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £378 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £398 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
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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
671 481 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.69% 93.95% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 237 259
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 40 42
Average hourly rate £13.75 £16.16 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.91% -4.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.05 £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -10 13 £450 +17.64% 13
North Wales - - - - 1
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 84 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (67.86%) Spring
3 54 (64.29%) J2EE
3 54 (64.29%) Web Services
4 50 (59.52%) XML
5 47 (55.95%) SC Cleared
5 47 (55.95%) Security Cleared
6 44 (52.38%) Hibernate
7 43 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (46.43%) Open Source
9 36 (42.86%) TDD
9 36 (42.86%) XSLT
10 30 (35.71%) SOAP
11 29 (34.52%) Scrum
12 28 (33.33%) JSF
13 27 (32.14%) Subversion
14 25 (29.76%) FileNet
14 25 (29.76%) OO
14 25 (29.76%) IBM
15 24 (28.57%) Jenkins
16 23 (27.38%) AngularJS
16 23 (27.38%) MongoDB
16 23 (27.38%) SQL Server
16 23 (27.38%) Maven
16 23 (27.38%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (26.19%) SQL
17 22 (26.19%) Configuration Management
18 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
18 20 (23.81%) RUP
18 20 (23.81%) DSDM

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 25 (29.76%) FileNet
2 20 (23.81%) Confluence
3 8 (9.52%) JBoss
3 8 (9.52%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.95%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.76%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.38%) Apache
7 1 (1.19%) LiveCycle
7 1 (1.19%) Mule
7 1 (1.19%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) HTTP
1 4 (4.76%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.38%) MongoDB
1 23 (27.38%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.62%) Apache Cassandra
2 19 (22.62%) NoSQL
3 12 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.52%) RDBMS
4 8 (9.52%) DB2
5 4 (4.76%) MySQL
6 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.19%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 27 (32.14%) Subversion
2 24 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 23 (27.38%) Maven
4 20 (23.81%) JIRA
4 20 (23.81%) Hudson
5 8 (9.52%) Eclipse
5 8 (9.52%) Selenium
6 7 (8.33%) JUnit
7 3 (3.57%) GitLab
8 2 (2.38%) Ant
8 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.38%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.38%) DbUnit
9 1 (1.19%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.19%) Spock
9 1 (1.19%) JMeter
9 1 (1.19%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.19%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (67.86%) Spring
2 54 (64.29%) J2EE
2 54 (64.29%) Web Services
3 50 (59.52%) XML
4 44 (52.38%) Hibernate
5 36 (42.86%) XSLT
6 30 (35.71%) SOAP
7 28 (33.33%) JSF
8 23 (27.38%) AngularJS
9 20 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (20.24%) HTML
11 11 (13.10%) REST
12 7 (8.33%) jQuery
12 7 (8.33%) EJB
12 7 (8.33%) CSS
13 6 (7.14%) JSON
14 5 (5.95%) MyBatis
14 5 (5.95%) Java SE
14 5 (5.95%) Java EE
14 5 (5.95%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 39 (46.43%) Open Source
2 1 (1.19%) Replication
2 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (1.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (42.86%) TDD
3 29 (34.52%) Scrum
4 25 (29.76%) OO
5 23 (27.38%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (26.19%) Configuration Management
7 20 (23.81%) RUP
7 20 (23.81%) DSDM
7 20 (23.81%) Pair Programming
8 19 (22.62%) DevOps
8 19 (22.62%) Release Management
8 19 (22.62%) OOA/OOD
9 10 (11.90%) SOA
10 7 (8.33%) MVC
11 6 (7.14%) RAD
11 6 (7.14%) UML
11 6 (7.14%) BDD
12 5 (5.95%) Web Application Development
12 5 (5.95%) Unit Testing
13 4 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (26.19%) SQL
3 19 (22.62%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.33%) Python
5 4 (4.76%) Perl
6 3 (3.57%) XPath
6 3 (3.57%) Ruby
7 2 (2.38%) PHP
7 2 (2.38%) Scala
8 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (55.95%) SC Cleared
1 47 (55.95%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (29.76%) IBM
2 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 19 (22.62%) Twitter
4 8 (9.52%) Oracle
5 2 (2.38%) ILOG
6 1 (1.19%) Splunk
6 1 (1.19%) Kofax
6 1 (1.19%) Adobe
6 1 (1.19%) HP
6 1 (1.19%) BEA
6 1 (1.19%) Business Objects
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