The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Java Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Engineer
UK / Wales
Rank 40 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Java Engineer 22 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.47% 0.68% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% 0.72% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 0
Median daily rate £425 £323 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.78% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £47.50 £46.38
% change year-on-year
-16.31% +2.42%

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
611 559 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.37% 95.56% 98.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 391 404
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 29 41
Median hourly rate £12.79 £16.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.06% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.75 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.40 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wales region that featured Java Engineer in the job title.

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Java Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Java Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Java Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Java Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Java Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Engineer across the Wales region.

Java Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Java Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Wales - 12 £400 - 2
South Wales +18 8 £425 +31.78% 1
Java Engineer
UK

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Java Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (44.83%) Spring
3 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
4 12 (41.38%) Security Cleared
5 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
5 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
5 11 (37.93%) DevOps
6 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (24.14%) Maven
7 7 (24.14%) Degree
7 7 (24.14%) SQL
7 7 (24.14%) Oracle
7 7 (24.14%) Apache
8 6 (20.69%) TDD
8 6 (20.69%) Scrum
8 6 (20.69%) REST
9 5 (17.24%) BDD
9 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
9 5 (17.24%) Ansible
9 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
9 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
9 5 (17.24%) Open Source
10 4 (13.79%) Domain-Driven Design
10 4 (13.79%) RESTful
10 4 (13.79%) Web Services
10 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
10 4 (13.79%) HTTP
10 4 (13.79%) Software Delivery

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (24.14%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Event Store
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.45%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
2 7 (24.14%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.45%) Electronics
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.45%) Marketing
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) Spring
2 6 (20.69%) REST
3 4 (13.79%) RESTful
3 4 (13.79%) Web Services
4 3 (10.34%) JSON
5 2 (6.90%) Dropwizard
5 2 (6.90%) Kafka
5 2 (6.90%) Play Framework
5 2 (6.90%) Spring Boot
6 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.45%) iXBRL
6 1 (3.45%) JAX-RS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) DevOps
2 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
3 6 (20.69%) Scrum
3 6 (20.69%) TDD
4 5 (17.24%) BDD
4 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
4 5 (17.24%) Open Source
4 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
5 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.79%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (13.79%) Software Delivery
6 3 (10.34%) Kanban
6 3 (10.34%) Web Development
7 2 (6.90%) High Availability
7 2 (6.90%) OWASP
7 2 (6.90%) Secure Coding
8 1 (3.45%) Microservices
8 1 (3.45%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) Go
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) Scala
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Security Cleared
2 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
3 7 (24.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
1 1 (3.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) SAP
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Posted: 6 days ago