Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 4 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 61 81 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 46.92% 38.21% 10.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 89.71% 81.82% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 58 8
West Wales median daily rate £555 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.84% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £417 £363 £300
90th Percentile £629 £575 £479
Wales median daily rate £475 £450 £380
% change year-on-year +5.56% +18.42% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - £58.50

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 68 99 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 52.31% 46.70% 35.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 74 11
West Wales median daily rate £525 £455 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +7.06% +2.10%
10th Percentile £345 £325 £256
90th Percentile £620 £562 £475
Wales median daily rate £400 £421 £358
% change year-on-year -5.04% +17.83% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Wales median hourly rate - - £15.25
Wales median hourly rate £47.50 £47.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year - +93.88% +8.89%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in West Wales

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in West Wales

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in West Wales over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in West Wales

Java
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea +1 61 £555 +16.84% 2
Java
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Java 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Java.

1 51 (83.61%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (73.77%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (70.49%) Open Source
4 42 (68.85%) JavaScript
4 42 (68.85%) Web Services
5 40 (65.57%) Dropwizard
6 30 (49.18%) MongoDB
6 30 (49.18%) REST
7 28 (45.90%) CQRS
7 28 (45.90%) PostgreSQL
8 24 (39.34%) Relational Database
8 24 (39.34%) Security Cleared
9 23 (37.70%) RESTful
10 22 (36.07%) Software Delivery
10 22 (36.07%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (36.07%) Python
11 21 (34.43%) Jenkins
11 21 (34.43%) Node.js
11 21 (34.43%) NoSQL
12 20 (32.79%) PaaS
12 20 (32.79%) Git (software)
12 20 (32.79%) SC Cleared
12 20 (32.79%) Ansible
12 20 (32.79%) Collaborative Working
12 20 (32.79%) SQL
12 20 (32.79%) HTML
12 20 (32.79%) CSS
13 19 (31.15%) Serverless
13 19 (31.15%) Domain-Driven Design
13 19 (31.15%) Play Framework

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 1 (1.64%) GlassFish
1 1 (1.64%) JBoss
1 1 (1.64%) Mongoose
1 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 51 (83.61%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (32.79%) PaaS
3 19 (31.15%) Serverless
4 13 (21.31%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.64%) BrowserStack
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (49.18%) MongoDB
2 28 (45.90%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (39.34%) Relational Database
4 21 (34.43%) NoSQL
5 18 (29.51%) Event Store
6 2 (3.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (34.43%) Jenkins
2 20 (32.79%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.28%) Selenium
4 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.64%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (1.64%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.64%) JMeter
4 1 (1.64%) JUnit
4 1 (1.64%) TestNG
4 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (4.92%) Electronics
1 3 (4.92%) Finance
1 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
1 3 (4.92%) Marketing
1 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.64%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 45 (73.77%) Developer
2 35 (57.38%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.39%) Architect
4 9 (14.75%) Technical Architect
5 6 (9.84%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.20%) AWS Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Payments Architect
7 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Development Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Java Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Java Applications Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (68.85%) Web Services
2 40 (65.57%) Dropwizard
3 30 (49.18%) REST
4 23 (37.70%) RESTful
5 21 (34.43%) Node.js
6 20 (32.79%) CSS
6 20 (32.79%) HTML
7 19 (31.15%) Play Framework
8 9 (14.75%) SOAP
9 1 (1.64%) EJB
9 1 (1.64%) J2EE
9 1 (1.64%) JSON
9 1 (1.64%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.64%) Spring
9 1 (1.64%) Swing
9 1 (1.64%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Public Cloud
2 7 (11.48%) Digital Wallet
3 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (73.77%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (70.49%) Open Source
3 28 (45.90%) CQRS
4 22 (36.07%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (36.07%) Software Delivery
5 20 (32.79%) Collaborative Working
6 19 (31.15%) Domain-Driven Design
7 13 (21.31%) Analytics
8 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
9 8 (13.11%) Data Security
10 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
11 5 (8.20%) Microservices
12 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (4.92%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (4.92%) Programme Management
12 3 (4.92%) Scrum
13 2 (3.28%) DevOps
13 2 (3.28%) Functional Programming
13 2 (3.28%) Non-Functional Testing
13 2 (3.28%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 42 (68.85%) JavaScript
2 22 (36.07%) Python
3 20 (32.79%) SQL
4 3 (4.92%) Scala
5 2 (3.28%) Go
6 1 (1.64%) C
6 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (39.34%) Security Cleared
2 20 (32.79%) SC Cleared
3 17 (27.87%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.28%) BC Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) PCI DSS
2 7 (11.48%) GDPR
2 7 (11.48%) PSD2
3 3 (4.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (32.79%) Ansible
2 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.64%) Puppet
2 1 (1.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Google
2 3 (4.92%) SAP
3 1 (1.64%) SaltStack