The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
UK / Wales
Rank 54 71 62
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 11 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.61% 0.29% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 0.29% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 1
Median daily rate £438 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -27.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.46 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-4.50% -6.53%

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
661 679 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.50% 97.70% 96.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 475 397
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 37 38
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Java Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Java Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Java Software Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Java Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Java Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Java Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Java Software 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 Software Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 March 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
South Wales +20 5 £425 +30.76% 1
West Wales - 5 £438 -
Java Software Engineer
UK

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) Spring
5 6 (42.86%) RESTful
5 6 (42.86%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) Open Source
6 4 (28.57%) BDD
6 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
7 3 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
7 3 (21.43%) REST
7 3 (21.43%) High Availability
7 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
7 3 (21.43%) DevOps
7 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 3 (21.43%) Spring Boot
7 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
7 3 (21.43%) Kanban
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services
8 2 (14.29%) Python
8 2 (14.29%) JSON
8 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
8 2 (14.29%) Dropwizard
8 2 (14.29%) Microservices
8 2 (14.29%) Go
8 2 (14.29%) Kafka

Java Software 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Event Store
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) RESTful
1 6 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (21.43%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) Spring Boot
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) Dropwizard
3 2 (14.29%) iXBRL
3 2 (14.29%) JSON
3 2 (14.29%) Kafka
4 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.14%) JAX-RS
4 1 (7.14%) Play Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
4 4 (28.57%) Open Source
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) DevOps
5 3 (21.43%) High Availability
5 3 (21.43%) Kanban
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
6 2 (14.29%) Microservices
7 1 (7.14%) CQRS
7 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Go
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared