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 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 101 143 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 15.42% 16.40% 17.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.15% 31.99% 41.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 110 88
Median daily rate £450 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £58.50 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
Java
UK

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
258 447 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 39.39% 51.26% 42.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 321 225
Median daily rate £415 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £25.25 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.82% +15.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 78 £450 +20.00% 27
West Wales +10 17 £495 +10.00% 8
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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.

1 101 (59.76%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (31.36%) JavaScript
3 51 (30.18%) TDD
4 45 (26.63%) Open Source
4 45 (26.63%) Jenkins
5 44 (26.04%) Security Cleared
6 42 (24.85%) Amazon AWS
7 41 (24.26%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (21.30%) Ansible
9 34 (20.12%) REST
10 33 (19.53%) Configuration Management
11 32 (18.93%) Web Development
12 31 (18.34%) HTML
13 30 (17.75%) CSS
14 29 (17.16%) SQL
15 28 (16.57%) Spring
15 28 (16.57%) Scrum
15 28 (16.57%) BDD
15 28 (16.57%) Relational Database
16 27 (15.98%) Web Services
17 25 (14.79%) JSON
17 25 (14.79%) SC Cleared
18 24 (14.20%) Selenium
19 22 (13.02%) .NET
19 22 (13.02%) Perl
19 22 (13.02%) Linux
20 21 (12.43%) Unix
20 21 (12.43%) Finance
20 21 (12.43%) Git (software)
20 21 (12.43%) Domain-Driven Design

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 9 (5.33%) Apache
2 7 (4.14%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.55%) Confluence
4 5 (2.96%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.37%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (2.37%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.78%) FileNet
6 3 (1.78%) IIS
6 3 (1.78%) JBoss
6 3 (1.78%) Jetty
6 3 (1.78%) LiveCycle
6 3 (1.78%) Mongrel
6 3 (1.78%) nginx
6 3 (1.78%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.59%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.59%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) MS Office
2 1 (0.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (24.85%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.92%) PaaS
3 8 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (2.96%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (2.96%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.96%) Google App Engine
4 5 (2.96%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (2.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (1.78%) Route 53
6 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.88%) HTTP
2 6 (3.55%) Network Security
2 6 (3.55%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.96%) DHCP
3 5 (2.96%) DNS
3 5 (2.96%) FTP
3 5 (2.96%) SSL
4 4 (2.37%) Firewall
4 4 (2.37%) Wireless
4 4 (2.37%) Wireless Security
5 3 (1.78%) IPsec
6 1 (0.59%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.59%) Internet
6 1 (0.59%) Skype
6 1 (0.59%) SSH
6 1 (0.59%) VPN
6 1 (0.59%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.57%) Relational Database
2 11 (6.51%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.14%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.55%) Big Data
5 5 (2.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (2.96%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.96%) MySQL
5 5 (2.96%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.37%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.37%) HBase
6 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (2.37%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.59%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.59%) GIS
8 1 (0.59%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.59%) QlikView
8 1 (0.59%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 45 (26.63%) Jenkins
2 24 (14.20%) Selenium
3 21 (12.43%) Git (software)
4 19 (11.24%) Subversion
5 18 (10.65%) Maven
6 16 (9.47%) Cucumber
7 12 (7.10%) JIRA
8 9 (5.33%) Ant
9 8 (4.73%) Eclipse
10 7 (4.14%) JMeter
10 7 (4.14%) JUnit
10 7 (4.14%) Mercurial
11 6 (3.55%) Bazaar
12 3 (1.78%) Hudson
12 3 (1.78%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.78%) Travis CI
12 3 (1.78%) Visual Studio
13 2 (1.18%) IntelliJ
13 2 (1.18%) LoadRunner
General
1 21 (12.43%) Finance
2 8 (4.73%) Legal
3 5 (2.96%) Marketing
4 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.18%) Banking
5 2 (1.18%) Electronics
5 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.59%) Back Office
6 1 (0.59%) Billing
6 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.59%) Retail
6 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 100 (59.17%) Developer
2 69 (40.83%) Java Developer
3 15 (8.88%) Analyst
4 13 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 10 (5.92%) Agile Developer
5 10 (5.92%) Senior Developer
6 9 (5.33%) Agile Java Developer
6 9 (5.33%) Change Manager
6 9 (5.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (5.33%) Test Analyst
7 8 (4.73%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (4.14%) Applications Support
8 7 (4.14%) Cloud Developer
8 7 (4.14%) Perl Developer
8 7 (4.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 6 (3.55%) Applications Developer
9 6 (3.55%) Architect
9 6 (3.55%) AWS Developer
9 6 (3.55%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.55%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (20.12%) REST
2 31 (18.34%) HTML
3 30 (17.75%) CSS
4 28 (16.57%) Spring
5 27 (15.98%) Web Services
6 25 (14.79%) JSON
7 22 (13.02%) .NET
8 18 (10.65%) J2EE
9 17 (10.06%) RESTful
9 17 (10.06%) XML
10 15 (8.88%) SOAP
11 14 (8.28%) jQuery
12 13 (7.69%) Kafka
13 12 (7.10%) HTML5
14 10 (5.92%) Ajax
14 10 (5.92%) JSF
15 9 (5.33%) CSS3
15 9 (5.33%) Hibernate
15 9 (5.33%) XHTML
16 8 (4.73%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.14%) Mobile App
2 5 (2.96%) Cryptography
3 4 (2.37%) Telematics
4 3 (1.78%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.78%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.78%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.59%) CESG
5 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.59%) Fintech
5 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.59%) PKI
5 1 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.02%) Linux
2 21 (12.43%) Unix
3 3 (1.78%) Windows
4 1 (0.59%) Android
4 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (59.76%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (30.18%) TDD
3 45 (26.63%) Open Source
4 41 (24.26%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (19.53%) Configuration Management
6 32 (18.93%) Web Development
7 28 (16.57%) BDD
7 28 (16.57%) Scrum
8 21 (12.43%) Domain-Driven Design
9 19 (11.24%) DevOps
9 19 (11.24%) Software Engineering
10 17 (10.06%) OO
10 17 (10.06%) OWASP
11 14 (8.28%) Secure Coding
12 13 (7.69%) Kanban
12 13 (7.69%) Microservices
12 13 (7.69%) SOA
13 11 (6.51%) High Availability
14 9 (5.33%) Project Planning
14 9 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (31.36%) JavaScript
2 29 (17.16%) SQL
3 22 (13.02%) Perl
4 19 (11.24%) Python
5 15 (8.88%) Scala
6 10 (5.92%) PHP
7 7 (4.14%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.14%) Ruby
8 4 (2.37%) C
8 4 (2.37%) C++
9 3 (1.78%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.78%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.18%) ABAP
10 2 (1.18%) C#
11 1 (0.59%) Go
11 1 (0.59%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (26.04%) Security Cleared
2 25 (14.79%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (4.73%) CEH
4 8 (4.73%) CISSP
4 8 (4.73%) CREST Certified
5 7 (4.14%) ISEB
6 5 (2.96%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (2.37%) CISA
7 4 (2.37%) OSCP
8 3 (1.78%) CHECK Team Leader
9 2 (1.18%) BC Cleared
9 2 (1.18%) Degree
9 2 (1.18%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.59%) CBAP
10 1 (0.59%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.73%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.18%) QA
3 1 (0.59%) SDET
System Software
1 14 (8.28%) Docker
2 6 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (2.96%) Xen
4 1 (0.59%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.59%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 36 (21.30%) Ansible
2 5 (2.96%) Fluentd
2 5 (2.96%) Puppet
2 5 (2.96%) Terraform
3 3 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.78%) Marathon
3 3 (1.78%) Mesos
3 3 (1.78%) Piwik
4 1 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.59%) Oozie
4 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.59%) yum
Vendors
1 17 (10.06%) Oracle
2 10 (5.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.14%) Cloudera
4 6 (3.55%) Google
4 6 (3.55%) VMware
5 5 (2.96%) SAP
6 4 (2.37%) Splunk
7 3 (1.78%) Adobe
7 3 (1.78%) HP
7 3 (1.78%) IBM
7 3 (1.78%) ILOG
8 1 (0.59%) Cisco
8 1 (0.59%) Citrix
8 1 (0.59%) Cognos
8 1 (0.59%) Lotus
8 1 (0.59%) OpenText
8 1 (0.59%) Perforce
8 1 (0.59%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.59%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.59%) Tableau
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Swansea
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: 12 hours ago
South Wales
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £750 per day £500-£750p/d
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
Posted: 5 days ago
Wales
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £580 - £635 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Expenses
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £525 per day + expenses
Posted: 6 days ago