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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 29 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 29 70 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.83% 7.74% 9.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.90% 8.04% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 53 48
Median daily rate £463 £300 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -11.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £445 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £98.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £42.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +23.52%
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
592 871 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 98.50% 96.35% 97.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 598 483
Median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £210 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 46 28
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.25 £28.73 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 August 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 August 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 -13 21 £460 +84.00% 7
West Wales +11 7 £495 +36.55% 1
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 51 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (43.14%) TDD
4 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
5 16 (31.37%) HTML
5 16 (31.37%) REST
6 15 (29.41%) Spring
6 15 (29.41%) Relational Database
7 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
7 14 (27.45%) Scrum
8 13 (25.49%) J2EE
8 13 (25.49%) Web Services
8 13 (25.49%) BDD
9 12 (23.53%) Open Source
10 11 (21.57%) XML
10 11 (21.57%) Ansible
10 11 (21.57%) Jenkins
11 10 (19.61%) CSS
11 10 (19.61%) SQL
11 10 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (19.61%) Domain-Driven Design
11 10 (19.61%) OWASP
11 10 (19.61%) Web Development
11 10 (19.61%) JSF
12 9 (17.65%) JSON
13 8 (15.69%) Maven
13 8 (15.69%) Ajax
13 8 (15.69%) Hibernate
13 8 (15.69%) Kanban

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 4 (7.84%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.88%) Confluence
2 3 (5.88%) FileNet
2 3 (5.88%) LiveCycle
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
3 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
5 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Jenkins
2 8 (15.69%) Ant
2 8 (15.69%) Maven
3 5 (9.80%) Eclipse
3 5 (9.80%) JIRA
4 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.88%) Hudson
4 3 (5.88%) Selenium
4 3 (5.88%) Subversion
5 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.96%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.96%) JBehave
6 1 (1.96%) JUnit
6 1 (1.96%) MyEclipse
6 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Back Office
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Electronics
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (31.37%) HTML
1 16 (31.37%) REST
2 15 (29.41%) Spring
3 13 (25.49%) J2EE
3 13 (25.49%) Web Services
4 11 (21.57%) XML
5 10 (19.61%) CSS
5 10 (19.61%) JSF
6 9 (17.65%) JSON
7 8 (15.69%) Ajax
7 8 (15.69%) Hibernate
8 7 (13.73%) XHTML
9 6 (11.76%) SOAP
10 4 (7.84%) EJB
10 4 (7.84%) Facelets
10 4 (7.84%) JPA
10 4 (7.84%) jQuery
10 4 (7.84%) PrimeFaces
11 3 (5.88%) J2SE
11 3 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (43.14%) TDD
3 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (27.45%) Scrum
4 13 (25.49%) BDD
5 12 (23.53%) Open Source
6 10 (19.61%) Domain-Driven Design
6 10 (19.61%) OWASP
6 10 (19.61%) Web Development
7 8 (15.69%) Kanban
8 7 (13.73%) Secure Coding
9 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.84%) OOP
10 4 (7.84%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (7.84%) UML
11 3 (5.88%) Document Management
11 3 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (5.88%) System Testing
11 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.61%) SQL
4 4 (7.84%) PL/SQL
4 4 (7.84%) Scala
5 3 (5.88%) Perl
5 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.96%) Go
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.92%) BC Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) Ansible
2 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) Adobe
2 3 (5.88%) IBM
2 3 (5.88%) ILOG
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Splunk
3 1 (1.96%) Google
3 1 (1.96%) Perforce
3 1 (1.96%) SAP
Wales
Palm (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Interact Consulting
Rate: 500-625pd
Posted: 4 days ago