Period
to 4 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 6 months to 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 53 55
Rank change year-on-year +26 +2 +3
Contract jobs citing J2EE 1 3 26
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.56% 0.53% 2.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.86% 1.85% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 14
Median daily rate £225 £325 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.77% -18.24% +32.50%
10th Percentile £213 £313 £366
90th Percentile £238 £338 £543
South Wales median daily rate £225 £325 £400
% change year-on-year -30.77% -18.75% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

J2EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 35 162 356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 19.77% 28.57% 40.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 109 259
Median daily rate £365 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.12% +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £271 £284 £313
90th Percentile £500 £588 £570
South Wales median daily rate £409 £435 £414
% change year-on-year -6.03% +5.14% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +27.27% +18.84%
Median hourly rate - £35.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year - +46.91% +3.69%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Cardiff

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing J2EE in Cardiff.

Daily rate trend for J2EE in Cardiff

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing J2EE in Cardiff.

Hourly rate trend for J2EE in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8
1 1 (100.00%) SQL