The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 68 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Java EE 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.56% 0.94% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.98% 3.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.47% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £41.50
Java EE
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
253 205 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 28.14% 27.44% 12.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 148 52
Average daily rate £315 £395 £317
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.25% +24.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £30.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.24% -24.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -2.85%

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
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 3 August 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 -1 3 £375 -14.28% 5
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) HTML5
2 6 (60.00%) CSS3
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) JSON
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Spring
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) JSP
4 4 (40.00%) JBoss
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) RESTful
5 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
5 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (30.00%) D3.js
5 3 (30.00%) QUnit
5 3 (30.00%) Jasmine
5 3 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (30.00%) REST

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 4 (40.00%) JBoss
2 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (20.00%) ArcGIS
3 2 (20.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (20.00%) ArcSDE
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (20.00%) nginx
3 2 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) FileNet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) QUnit
1 3 (30.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (30.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) Mockito
3 1 (10.00%) Hudson
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Ant
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) GIS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) jQuery
1 6 (60.00%) HTML5
1 6 (60.00%) CSS3
2 5 (50.00%) JSON
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) JSP
3 4 (40.00%) Spring
4 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (30.00%) D3.js
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (30.00%) RESTful
4 3 (30.00%) Ember.js
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) GIS
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (20.00%) RUP
4 2 (20.00%) DSDM
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) BPEL
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Google
3 2 (20.00%) Mapinfo
3 2 (20.00%) ESRI