The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 16 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
+32 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 73 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 9.15% 0.79% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.59% 0.87% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 3 6
Average daily rate
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£320 £317 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.10% +3.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £315 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £321 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.49% +2.66%
Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
761 461 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 95.36% 91.47% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 276 297
Average daily rate £375 £322 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.44% -7.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 30 32
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £10.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.10 £20.25 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
Java Developer
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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 10 July 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 10 July 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 +18 51 £300 - 9
West Wales -9 8 £300 -5.21% 1
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Java
2 78 (74.29%) Spring
3 57 (54.29%) Web Services
4 52 (49.52%) SQL
5 46 (43.81%) Hibernate
6 44 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (40.00%) XML
8 36 (34.29%) J2EE
9 35 (33.33%) TDD
10 34 (32.38%) HTML
11 32 (30.48%) BDD
12 30 (28.57%) JavaScript
13 29 (27.62%) Security Cleared
14 27 (25.71%) Relational Database
15 26 (24.76%) Struts
16 25 (23.81%) SC Cleared
17 23 (21.90%) Finance
18 22 (20.95%) WebSphere
19 21 (20.00%) Maven
19 21 (20.00%) XSLT
19 21 (20.00%) IBM
20 20 (19.05%) JPA
21 19 (18.10%) UML
21 19 (18.10%) JUnit
21 19 (18.10%) REST
22 18 (17.14%) CSS
22 18 (17.14%) OO
22 18 (17.14%) Java SE
23 17 (16.19%) Subversion
23 17 (16.19%) Ant

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 22 (20.95%) WebSphere
2 17 (16.19%) FileNet
3 10 (9.52%) WebLogic
4 8 (7.62%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.81%) Liferay
6 3 (2.86%) Apache
7 2 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.95%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.71%) Relational Database
2 14 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 9 (8.57%) CouchDB
4 6 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.76%) MySQL
6 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (20.00%) Maven
2 19 (18.10%) JUnit
3 17 (16.19%) Ant
3 17 (16.19%) Subversion
4 16 (15.24%) Selenium
5 13 (12.38%) Eclipse
6 6 (5.71%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (1.90%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.90%) JMeter
8 1 (0.95%) JIRA
8 1 (0.95%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.95%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.95%) Hudson
General
1 23 (21.90%) Finance
2 3 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (0.95%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (74.29%) Spring
2 57 (54.29%) Web Services
3 46 (43.81%) Hibernate
4 42 (40.00%) XML
5 36 (34.29%) J2EE
6 34 (32.38%) HTML
7 26 (24.76%) Struts
8 21 (20.00%) XSLT
9 20 (19.05%) JPA
10 19 (18.10%) REST
11 18 (17.14%) CSS
11 18 (17.14%) Java SE
12 16 (15.24%) MyBatis
13 15 (14.29%) Akka
13 15 (14.29%) Play Framework
14 13 (12.38%) JSF
15 12 (11.43%) SOAP
16 11 (10.48%) Java EE
16 11 (10.48%) Ajax
17 9 (8.57%) Batik
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.62%) Open Source
2 1 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.81%) Linux
2 2 (1.90%) Ubuntu
2 2 (1.90%) Windows
2 2 (1.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (33.33%) TDD
3 32 (30.48%) BDD
4 19 (18.10%) UML
5 18 (17.14%) OO
6 16 (15.24%) Scrum
7 14 (13.33%) SOA
7 14 (13.33%) Configuration Management
8 13 (12.38%) MVC
9 12 (11.43%) Web Development
10 11 (10.48%) RAD
11 10 (9.52%) OOD
11 10 (9.52%) Workflow
11 10 (9.52%) Pair Programming
12 9 (8.57%) Process Management
13 7 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
14 6 (5.71%) Use Case
15 5 (4.76%) Web Application Development
15 5 (4.76%) Software Engineering
16 4 (3.81%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (49.52%) SQL
3 30 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 15 (14.29%) Scala
5 6 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.95%) XPath
Qualifications
1 29 (27.62%) Security Cleared
2 25 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.95%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (20.00%) IBM
2 10 (9.52%) JBoss
3 8 (7.62%) Oracle
4 3 (2.86%) Zend
5 1 (0.95%) Twitter
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft
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