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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 33 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 39 40 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.03% 5.33% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.34% 5.77% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 4
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£430 £381 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% +17.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £300 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £500 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+8.26% -3.84%
Java Developer
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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
731 693 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 94.20% 92.28% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 421 217
Average daily rate £365 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 29 32
Average hourly rate £12.40 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.35% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.97 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £25.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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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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 +13 30 £430 +7.50% 5
West Wales 0 5 £463 +34.54% 1
North Wales - 1 £325 - 1
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 59 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (61.02%) Spring
3 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (54.24%) Security Cleared
5 31 (52.54%) Hibernate
6 30 (50.85%) SC Cleared
7 29 (49.15%) JBoss
8 23 (38.98%) Scrum
9 22 (37.29%) WebSphere
10 19 (32.20%) Java SE
10 19 (32.20%) Unit Testing
10 19 (32.20%) Subversion
11 17 (28.81%) Eclipse
11 17 (28.81%) SQL
12 15 (25.42%) Web Services
12 15 (25.42%) SOAP
12 15 (25.42%) Tomcat
13 14 (23.73%) XML
13 14 (23.73%) MyBatis
14 13 (22.03%) REST
15 12 (20.34%) PL/SQL
15 12 (20.34%) SOA
16 10 (16.95%) J2EE
16 10 (16.95%) TDD
16 10 (16.95%) Cucumber
17 9 (15.25%) Scala
18 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
18 8 (13.56%) JUnit
19 7 (11.86%) Maven
19 7 (11.86%) Back Office

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 29 (49.15%) JBoss
2 22 (37.29%) WebSphere
3 15 (25.42%) Tomcat
4 7 (11.86%) FileNet
5 2 (3.39%) WildFly
6 1 (1.69%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.69%) CMS
6 1 (1.69%) Mule
6 1 (1.69%) Apache
6 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.69%) Neo4j
2 1 (1.69%) Hazelcast
2 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.69%) MySQL
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Subversion
2 17 (28.81%) Eclipse
3 10 (16.95%) Cucumber
4 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
4 8 (13.56%) JUnit
5 7 (11.86%) Maven
6 6 (10.17%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.69%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.69%) Gradle
7 1 (1.69%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.69%) JIRA
7 1 (1.69%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.69%) Selenium
7 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.69%) WebObjects
7 1 (1.69%) JMeter
General
1 7 (11.86%) Back Office
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (61.02%) Spring
2 31 (52.54%) Hibernate
3 19 (32.20%) Java SE
4 15 (25.42%) SOAP
4 15 (25.42%) Web Services
5 14 (23.73%) XML
5 14 (23.73%) MyBatis
6 13 (22.03%) REST
7 10 (16.95%) J2EE
8 7 (11.86%) Drools
9 3 (5.08%) HTML
9 3 (5.08%) Java EE
10 2 (3.39%) CSS
10 2 (3.39%) Apache Camel
10 2 (3.39%) jQuery
11 1 (1.69%) JavaFX
11 1 (1.69%) JSF
11 1 (1.69%) Ajax
11 1 (1.69%) CSS3
11 1 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) User Experience
2 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) UNIX
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.98%) Scrum
3 19 (32.20%) Unit Testing
4 12 (20.34%) SOA
5 10 (16.95%) TDD
6 7 (11.86%) Workflow
6 7 (11.86%) BDD
7 6 (10.17%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.39%) Kanban
8 2 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.69%) Pair Programming
9 1 (1.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (1.69%) Analytics
9 1 (1.69%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.69%) MVC
9 1 (1.69%) Web Design
9 1 (1.69%) OOP
9 1 (1.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (28.81%) SQL
3 12 (20.34%) PL/SQL
4 9 (15.25%) Scala
5 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.69%) Perl
6 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (54.24%) Security Cleared
2 30 (50.85%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.17%) Sun Certification
4 2 (3.39%) Degree
5 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.69%) BEA
2 1 (1.69%) ILOG
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