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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
UK / Wales
Rank 15 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 51 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.58% 4.09% 3.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.83% 4.19% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 15 16
Median daily rate £425 £375 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £444 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £44.81 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-11.85% +24.47%

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
651 669 684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.73% 97.66% 96.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 465 390
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 38 38
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +35 41 £413 +10.00% 9
West Wales - 5 £419 - 1
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 160 (100.00%) Java
2 123 (76.88%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (44.38%) Scrum
4 58 (36.25%) Security Cleared
5 56 (35.00%) JSON
6 53 (33.13%) Spring
7 48 (30.00%) HTML
8 46 (28.75%) Cucumber
8 46 (28.75%) REST
9 44 (27.50%) Relational Database
10 43 (26.88%) Microservices
10 43 (26.88%) Dropwizard
10 43 (26.88%) SC Cleared
10 43 (26.88%) Unix
11 42 (26.25%) TDD
12 41 (25.63%) RESTful
13 40 (25.00%) Linux
14 37 (23.13%) Web Services
14 37 (23.13%) SQL
15 36 (22.50%) Software Engineering
15 36 (22.50%) Jenkins
16 34 (21.25%) XML
17 33 (20.63%) CSS
17 33 (20.63%) Configuration Management
17 33 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
18 32 (20.00%) MongoDB
18 32 (20.00%) JUnit
19 29 (18.13%) Open Source
20 28 (17.50%) Hibernate
21 27 (16.88%) JavaScript

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 (15.63%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.50%) Liferay
3 3 (1.88%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.25%) Confluence
5 1 (0.63%) JBoss
5 1 (0.63%) Mule
5 1 (0.63%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 13 (8.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (16.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (27.50%) Relational Database
2 32 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 17 (10.63%) Neo4j
4 9 (5.63%) Big Data
5 7 (4.38%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.88%) Event Store
8 3 (1.88%) MySQL
9 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 46 (28.75%) Cucumber
2 36 (22.50%) Jenkins
3 32 (20.00%) JUnit
4 27 (16.88%) Selenium
5 25 (15.63%) JBehave
6 17 (10.63%) Maven
7 13 (8.13%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.25%) Ant
8 2 (1.25%) DbUnit
8 2 (1.25%) JIRA
8 2 (1.25%) jMock
8 2 (1.25%) Mockito
8 2 (1.25%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.63%) Hudson
9 1 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 26 (16.25%) Finance
2 14 (8.75%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.13%) Electronics
3 13 (8.13%) Manufacturing
3 13 (8.13%) Marketing
4 1 (0.63%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (35.00%) JSON
2 53 (33.13%) Spring
3 48 (30.00%) HTML
4 46 (28.75%) REST
5 43 (26.88%) Dropwizard
6 41 (25.63%) RESTful
7 37 (23.13%) Web Services
8 34 (21.25%) XML
9 33 (20.63%) CSS
10 28 (17.50%) Hibernate
11 24 (15.00%) Kafka
11 24 (15.00%) Spring Boot
12 19 (11.88%) iXBRL
13 17 (10.63%) JAX-RS
14 9 (5.63%) J2EE
15 7 (4.38%) SOAP
16 5 (3.13%) ReactiveX
16 5 (3.13%) Spring Cloud
17 3 (1.88%) Play Framework
18 2 (1.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.63%) Blog
3 1 (0.63%) Fintech
3 1 (0.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 43 (26.88%) Unix
2 40 (25.00%) Linux
3 23 (14.38%) Windows
4 16 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (76.88%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (44.38%) Scrum
3 43 (26.88%) Microservices
4 42 (26.25%) TDD
5 36 (22.50%) Software Engineering
6 33 (20.63%) Configuration Management
6 33 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (18.13%) Open Source
8 27 (16.88%) Mentoring
9 26 (16.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 23 (14.38%) Automated Testing
11 22 (13.75%) Domain-Driven Design
11 22 (13.75%) Software Delivery
12 21 (13.13%) Continuous Deployment
13 18 (11.25%) BDD
14 16 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
14 16 (10.00%) Web Design
15 13 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (8.13%) OO
15 13 (8.13%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 160 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (23.13%) SQL
3 27 (16.88%) JavaScript
4 19 (11.88%) Go
5 11 (6.88%) Scala
6 7 (4.38%) Python
7 4 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.25%) Groovy
8 2 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 58 (36.25%) Security Cleared
2 43 (26.88%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.38%) QA
2 5 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) vCloud
2 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (15.00%) Ansible
2 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (8.13%) SAP
2 4 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (0.63%) Splunk
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Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £170 - £190 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Spier Consulting Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago