The table below looks at the statistics for Java 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 over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
UK / Wales
Rank 4 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 145 71 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.31% 11.87% 8.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.52% 27.41% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 54 33
Median daily rate £425 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £443 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.88 £43.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
287 259 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 46.14% 43.31% 47.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 199 197
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £400 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 7
Median hourly rate £19.50 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% +8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £21.61 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.25 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Java
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 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 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
South Wales +7 85 £425 +13.33% 12
West Wales +8 43 £450 - 1
North Wales -1 5 £400 +300.00% 4
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Java.

1 232 (74.60%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (34.08%) Scrum
3 103 (33.12%) Security Cleared
4 88 (28.30%) JSON
5 85 (27.33%) TDD
6 81 (26.05%) Jenkins
7 80 (25.72%) Relational Database
7 80 (25.72%) Continuous Integration
7 80 (25.72%) Amazon AWS
8 78 (25.08%) REST
9 77 (24.76%) SC Cleared
10 68 (21.86%) Open Source
10 68 (21.86%) Spring
11 67 (21.54%) Software Engineering
12 66 (21.22%) Linux
13 63 (20.26%) Web Services
14 59 (18.97%) RESTful
14 59 (18.97%) Ansible
15 58 (18.65%) HTML
15 58 (18.65%) Configuration Management
16 55 (17.68%) JavaScript
16 55 (17.68%) BDD
17 54 (17.36%) SQL
18 49 (15.76%) Cucumber
18 49 (15.76%) Microservices
19 46 (14.79%) Domain-Driven Design
20 44 (14.15%) Dropwizard
21 43 (13.83%) CSS
21 43 (13.83%) HTTP
22 42 (13.50%) Unix

Java
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 25 (8.04%) WebLogic
2 10 (3.22%) Apache
3 8 (2.57%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.93%) JBoss
5 5 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (1.61%) Liferay
6 4 (1.29%) Confluence
6 4 (1.29%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.96%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.64%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.32%) Mule
9 1 (0.32%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 20 (6.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 80 (25.72%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.82%) PaaS
3 12 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (13.83%) HTTP
2 4 (1.29%) Network Security
3 1 (0.32%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (25.72%) Relational Database
2 37 (11.90%) MongoDB
3 16 (5.14%) Neo4j
4 12 (3.86%) Big Data
4 12 (3.86%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (2.25%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.61%) Event Store
7 5 (1.61%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.29%) HBase
9 3 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.64%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.64%) MySQL
11 1 (0.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.32%) GIS
11 1 (0.32%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.32%) Redis
11 1 (0.32%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.32%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 81 (26.05%) Jenkins
2 49 (15.76%) Cucumber
3 39 (12.54%) Selenium
4 38 (12.22%) JUnit
5 26 (8.36%) Maven
6 25 (8.04%) JBehave
7 22 (7.07%) Git (software)
8 12 (3.86%) Subversion
9 9 (2.89%) JMeter
10 8 (2.57%) LoadRunner
11 7 (2.25%) Mercurial
11 7 (2.25%) SoapUI
12 6 (1.93%) Bazaar
13 5 (1.61%) JIRA
13 5 (1.61%) Rational Performance Tester
14 3 (0.96%) Ant
14 3 (0.96%) HP UFT
14 3 (0.96%) The Grinder
15 2 (0.64%) SonarQube
15 2 (0.64%) WinRunner
General
1 40 (12.86%) Finance
2 23 (7.40%) Marketing
3 22 (7.07%) Telecoms
4 20 (6.43%) Electronics
4 20 (6.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.32%) Games
5 1 (0.32%) Retail
5 1 (0.32%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 227 (72.99%) Developer
2 175 (56.27%) Java Developer
3 34 (10.93%) Java Engineer
4 29 (9.32%) Agile Developer
5 28 (9.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 25 (8.04%) Senior Developer
6 25 (8.04%) Software Engineer
7 24 (7.72%) Senior Java Developer
8 23 (7.40%) Cloud Developer
9 21 (6.75%) Applications Developer
10 18 (5.79%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 16 (5.14%) AWS Developer
12 14 (4.50%) DevOps Engineer
13 13 (4.18%) Java Software Engineer
14 10 (3.22%) Consultant
15 9 (2.89%) Java Applications Developer
15 9 (2.89%) Operations Engineer
16 7 (2.25%) Analyst
16 7 (2.25%) Security Consultant
16 7 (2.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (28.30%) JSON
2 78 (25.08%) REST
3 68 (21.86%) Spring
4 63 (20.26%) Web Services
5 59 (18.97%) RESTful
6 58 (18.65%) HTML
7 44 (14.15%) Dropwizard
8 43 (13.83%) CSS
9 37 (11.90%) XML
10 32 (10.29%) Kafka
11 26 (8.36%) Hibernate
12 24 (7.72%) Spring Boot
13 18 (5.79%) iXBRL
14 16 (5.14%) JAX-RS
15 15 (4.82%) J2EE
16 12 (3.86%) SOAP
17 10 (3.22%) AngularJS
17 10 (3.22%) HTML5
18 8 (2.57%) CSS3
18 8 (2.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.54%) Algorithms
3 4 (1.29%) Cryptography
3 4 (1.29%) Telematics
4 3 (0.96%) Computer Science
4 3 (0.96%) Fintech
5 2 (0.64%) User Experience
6 1 (0.32%) Blog
6 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.32%) iPad
6 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.32%) Physics
6 1 (0.32%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 66 (21.22%) Linux
2 42 (13.50%) Unix
3 23 (7.40%) Windows
4 15 (4.82%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.96%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.64%) Android
7 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.32%) CentOS
7 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (74.60%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (34.08%) Scrum
3 85 (27.33%) TDD
4 80 (25.72%) Continuous Integration
5 68 (21.86%) Open Source
6 67 (21.54%) Software Engineering
7 58 (18.65%) Configuration Management
8 55 (17.68%) BDD
9 49 (15.76%) Microservices
10 46 (14.79%) Domain-Driven Design
11 42 (13.50%) DevOps
12 41 (13.18%) OWASP
13 38 (12.22%) Kanban
13 38 (12.22%) Mentoring
14 37 (11.90%) Software Delivery
15 36 (11.58%) Secure Coding
16 34 (10.93%) Web Development
17 30 (9.65%) Automated Testing
18 27 (8.68%) Continuous Improvement
19 22 (7.07%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 55 (17.68%) JavaScript
2 54 (17.36%) SQL
3 30 (9.65%) Python
4 27 (8.68%) Go
5 24 (7.72%) Scala
6 11 (3.54%) Ruby
7 9 (2.89%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.61%) Groovy
9 3 (0.96%) ABAP
10 2 (0.64%) C
10 2 (0.64%) R
11 1 (0.32%) C#
11 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 103 (33.12%) Security Cleared
2 77 (24.76%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.54%) CEH
3 11 (3.54%) CISSP
3 11 (3.54%) CREST Certified
4 9 (2.89%) Degree
5 8 (2.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (2.25%) ISEB
7 5 (1.61%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.36%) QA
2 8 (2.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (6.43%) Docker
2 2 (0.64%) HDFS
3 1 (0.32%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.32%) vCloud
3 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 59 (18.97%) Ansible
2 4 (1.29%) Puppet
3 3 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.32%) Consul
4 1 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.32%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.32%) Nagios
4 1 (0.32%) Oozie
4 1 (0.32%) Pingdom
4 1 (0.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (7.40%) SAP
2 19 (6.11%) Oracle
3 7 (2.25%) HP
4 5 (1.61%) Cloudera
5 4 (1.29%) Splunk
6 3 (0.96%) Siebel
7 1 (0.32%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.32%) Cognos
7 1 (0.32%) Google
7 1 (0.32%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.32%) OpenText
7 1 (0.32%) PagerDuty
7 1 (0.32%) Tableau
7 1 (0.32%) VMware
7 1 (0.32%) Xamarin
South Wales
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
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Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
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