Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 85 98
Contract jobs citing Java EE 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 0.27% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.94% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
South Wales median daily rate - £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% +4.65%
Wales median daily rate - £525 £450
% change year-on-year - +16.67% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

Java EE 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 South Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 268 318 423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 26.25% 28.86% 34.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 235 343
South Wales median daily rate £400 £418 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +15.97% +2.86%
10th Percentile £268 £200 £266
90th Percentile £532 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £403 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -5.29% +21.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 10
South Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £21.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +155.81% +16.22% -35.65%
10th Percentile £32.50 £21.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £77.50 £21.50 £61.13
Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £20.30 £29.50
% change year-on-year +170.90% -31.18% +24.21%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Java EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in South Wales

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in South Wales