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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 38 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 22 42 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.14% 5.26% 7.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 5.46% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 28 46
Median daily rate £425 £430 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +2.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £346 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.60 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-11.33% +12.00%
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
513 769 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.43% 96.37% 96.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 509 499
Median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 41 28
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.70 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.45% +10.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £8.50 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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
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 30 May 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 -5 15 £400 -6.97% 2
West Wales +12 6 £450 -2.70%
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 50 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (58.00%) TDD
4 28 (56.00%) Spring
5 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
6 25 (50.00%) jQuery
7 22 (44.00%) HTML
7 22 (44.00%) SQL
8 21 (42.00%) Security Cleared
9 20 (40.00%) Selenium
9 20 (40.00%) XML
9 20 (40.00%) Hibernate
10 16 (32.00%) JSF
11 15 (30.00%) J2EE
12 14 (28.00%) Ant
12 14 (28.00%) CSS
12 14 (28.00%) Maven
12 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
12 14 (28.00%) Cucumber
13 13 (26.00%) Scala
13 13 (26.00%) Perl
13 13 (26.00%) Unix
14 12 (24.00%) SOAP
14 12 (24.00%) REST
14 12 (24.00%) RESTful
14 12 (24.00%) Subversion
14 12 (24.00%) Java EE
15 11 (22.00%) Go
15 11 (22.00%) JIRA
15 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering

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 (20.00%) Confluence
1 10 (20.00%) FileNet
1 10 (20.00%) LiveCycle
1 10 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (16.00%) JBoss
3 7 (14.00%) GeoServer
3 7 (14.00%) IIS
4 5 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (10.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (8.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (4.00%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.00%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Gliffy
2 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) MongoDB
1 11 (22.00%) NoSQL
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.00%) Redis
2 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (14.00%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.00%) Neo4j
7 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (40.00%) Selenium
2 14 (28.00%) Ant
2 14 (28.00%) Cucumber
2 14 (28.00%) Maven
3 12 (24.00%) Subversion
4 11 (22.00%) JIRA
5 10 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (20.00%) Hudson
6 7 (14.00%) DbUnit
6 7 (14.00%) JUnit
6 7 (14.00%) Spock
6 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
7 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (16.00%) Legal
2 7 (14.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (56.00%) Spring
2 25 (50.00%) jQuery
3 22 (44.00%) HTML
4 20 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 20 (40.00%) XML
5 16 (32.00%) JSF
6 15 (30.00%) J2EE
7 14 (28.00%) CSS
8 12 (24.00%) Java EE
8 12 (24.00%) REST
8 12 (24.00%) RESTful
8 12 (24.00%) SOAP
9 10 (20.00%) JPA
9 10 (20.00%) Kafka
9 10 (20.00%) Mojolicious
10 8 (16.00%) AngularJS
10 8 (16.00%) OAuth2
11 7 (14.00%) Ajax
11 7 (14.00%) Dojo
11 7 (14.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Replication
2 3 (6.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Unix
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (58.00%) TDD
3 11 (22.00%) OO
3 11 (22.00%) Scrum
3 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (18.00%) Document Management
5 8 (16.00%) MVC
6 6 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.00%) Web Development
9 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.00%) OOD
9 3 (6.00%) OOP
9 3 (6.00%) System Testing
9 3 (6.00%) UML
9 3 (6.00%) Use Case
9 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (44.00%) SQL
4 13 (26.00%) Perl
4 13 (26.00%) Scala
5 11 (22.00%) Go
6 10 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.00%) Ruby
9 1 (2.00%) PHP
9 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (42.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (10.00%) BC Cleared
4 5 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 6 (12.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Adobe
1 10 (20.00%) ILOG
1 10 (20.00%) Splunk
2 8 (16.00%) IBM
3 7 (14.00%) Kofax
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle
5 3 (6.00%) Microsoft