Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 42 53
Rank change year-on-year -12 +11 -14
Contract jobs citing J2EE 3 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.49% 2.01% 3.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.70% 8.40% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 15
Cardiff median daily rate £300 £424 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.20% +5.94% +56.86%
South Wales median daily rate £300 £424 £378
% change year-on-year -29.20% +12.25% +48.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff 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 176 131 292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 29.00% 23.95% 33.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 102 250
Cardiff median daily rate £373 £381 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.30% +15.97% -6.07%
10th Percentile £191 £263 £220
90th Percentile £475 £525 £450
South Wales median daily rate £375 £425 £363
% change year-on-year -11.76% +17.24% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Cardiff median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.63% +43.33% -89.66%
10th Percentile £21.87 £21.50 £10.15
90th Percentile £24.42 £21.50 £20.25
South Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +7.63% +34.38% -36.00%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Cardiff

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing J2EE in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Cardiff

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE in Cardiff.

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Perforce
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) JPA
1 3 (100.00%) JProfiler
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Gradle
1 3 (100.00%) Grunt
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Gradle
1 3 (100.00%) Grunt
1 3 (100.00%) gulp
1 3 (100.00%) JProfiler
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) JPA
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Perforce