The first table below looks at the demand for Java EE skills 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 EE over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 62 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java EE 7 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.94% - 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.47% - 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
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£438 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 - £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +38.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
202 71 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.22% 12.68% 29.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 53 93
Average daily rate £385 £317 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.64% +0.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £403 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Average hourly rate £30.25 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.37% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £40.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java EE across the Wales region.

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Java EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Java EE
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 EE within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 6 £438 - 1
West Wales - - - -
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
1 20 (100.00%) Spring
2 18 (90.00%) Finance
3 17 (85.00%) JPA
4 14 (70.00%) Web Services
5 13 (65.00%) Maven
6 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
6 12 (60.00%) Scrum
6 12 (60.00%) MVC
6 12 (60.00%) Ant
6 12 (60.00%) SOAP
6 12 (60.00%) Struts
6 12 (60.00%) Apache Ivy
7 11 (55.00%) JUnit
8 10 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
8 10 (50.00%) UML
9 9 (45.00%) J2EE
9 9 (45.00%) Mobile Commerce
9 9 (45.00%) JMS
9 9 (45.00%) Unit Testing
9 9 (45.00%) Degree
9 9 (45.00%) Mathematics
10 8 (40.00%) Banking
10 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (30.00%) Mobile Payment
13 5 (25.00%) SQL
14 3 (15.00%) XML
15 2 (10.00%) JSF
15 2 (10.00%) WebSphere

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) FileNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Maven
2 12 (60.00%) Ant
2 12 (60.00%) Apache Ivy
3 11 (55.00%) JUnit
4 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
5 1 (5.00%) ClearQuest
5 1 (5.00%) JMeter
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium
5 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 18 (90.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
1 11 (55.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 8 (40.00%) Development Team Leader
2 8 (40.00%) Java Team Leader
3 7 (35.00%) Architect
4 6 (30.00%) Lead Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) J2EE Team Leader
6 2 (10.00%) Software Development Team Leader
6 2 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) Spring
2 17 (85.00%) JPA
3 14 (70.00%) Web Services
4 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 12 (60.00%) SOAP
4 12 (60.00%) Struts
5 10 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
6 9 (45.00%) J2EE
6 9 (45.00%) JMS
7 3 (15.00%) XML
8 2 (10.00%) JSF
8 2 (10.00%) XSLT
8 2 (10.00%) HTML
9 1 (5.00%) MyBatis
9 1 (5.00%) PrimeFaces
9 1 (5.00%) CSS
9 1 (5.00%) REST
9 1 (5.00%) Spring Batch
9 1 (5.00%) Java SE
9 1 (5.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (30.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Scrum
1 12 (60.00%) MVC
2 10 (50.00%) UML
3 9 (45.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 9 (45.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) SOA
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.00%) BDD
6 1 (5.00%) Refactoring
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) IBM
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle