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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 61 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Java EE 13 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.00% 0.43% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.02% 1.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £473 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £301
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +33.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £107.50
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
216 187 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 33.18% 26.75% 24.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 120 69
Average daily rate £370 £420 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £66.00 £22.50 £140.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.33% -83.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 11 February 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
(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 -7 8 £461 +2.50% 5
North Wales - 4 - -
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) XML
3 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
4 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
5 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
5 10 (52.63%) jQuery
5 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (52.63%) TDD
5 10 (52.63%) Subversion
5 10 (52.63%) Spring
5 10 (52.63%) Maven
5 10 (52.63%) JIRA
5 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
5 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 10 (52.63%) Eclipse
6 9 (47.37%) JUnit
6 9 (47.37%) REST
7 8 (42.11%) JBoss
7 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
8 7 (36.84%) Tomcat
8 7 (36.84%) JSP
8 7 (36.84%) Servlets
8 7 (36.84%) MySQL
8 7 (36.84%) Ant
8 7 (36.84%) Linux
8 7 (36.84%) Scrum
8 7 (36.84%) Confluence
8 7 (36.84%) Java SE
8 7 (36.84%) Selenium
8 7 (36.84%) Hudson

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (42.11%) JBoss
2 7 (36.84%) Confluence
2 7 (36.84%) Tomcat
3 6 (31.58%) FileNet
3 6 (31.58%) IIS
3 6 (31.58%) LiveCycle
4 4 (21.05%) Apache
4 4 (21.05%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (21.05%) Node.js
4 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
5 1 (5.26%) Jetty
5 1 (5.26%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
1 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
2 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
2 3 (15.79%) SSH
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) Wireshark
3 1 (5.26%) DMZ
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MySQL
2 6 (31.58%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Eclipse
1 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
1 10 (52.63%) JIRA
1 10 (52.63%) Maven
1 10 (52.63%) Subversion
2 9 (47.37%) JUnit
3 7 (36.84%) Ant
3 7 (36.84%) Hudson
3 7 (36.84%) Selenium
4 6 (31.58%) DbUnit
4 6 (31.58%) Spock
4 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
7 3 (15.79%) IntelliJ
8 1 (5.26%) ClearCase
8 1 (5.26%) Gerrit
8 1 (5.26%) JMeter
8 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
8 1 (5.26%) PVCS
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Java Developer
3 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (15.79%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 3 (15.79%) Lead Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Scala Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) XML
2 10 (52.63%) jQuery
2 10 (52.63%) Spring
3 9 (47.37%) REST
4 7 (36.84%) Java SE
4 7 (36.84%) JSP
4 7 (36.84%) Servlets
5 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
5 6 (31.58%) Dojo
5 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) JRules
5 6 (31.58%) JSF
5 6 (31.58%) SOAP
5 6 (31.58%) XSD
6 5 (26.32%) JPA
6 5 (26.32%) Spring Security
7 4 (21.05%) LAMP
7 4 (21.05%) Spring MVC
7 4 (21.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Replication
2 4 (21.05%) PKI
3 3 (15.79%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.26%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Mac OS X
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) CentOS
3 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (52.63%) TDD
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 5 (26.32%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (26.32%) Document Management
3 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) BDD
4 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
4 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 3 (15.79%) API Design
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
4 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
5 4 (21.05%) Perl
5 4 (21.05%) PHP
5 4 (21.05%) Python
6 3 (15.79%) Scala
6 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
7 2 (10.53%) Go
7 2 (10.53%) Ruby
8 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
8 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) BC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Ansible
1 3 (15.79%) yum
2 1 (5.26%) HAProxy
2 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Adobe
1 6 (31.58%) ILOG
1 6 (31.58%) Kofax
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
1 6 (31.58%) Splunk
2 4 (21.05%) IBM
2 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Rally
4 1 (5.26%) Sun