The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
UK / Wales
Rank - 67 55
Contract jobs citing Java SE 0 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 1.04% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.11% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Median daily rate - £473 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
209 225 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 29.94% 33.48% 23.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 159 89
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £19.11 £66.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.05% +103.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Java SE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Java SE
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Java SE Daily Rate Trend in Wales