The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 18 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 10 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 7.52% 11.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.00% 13.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £373
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -2.85%
Java Developer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newport region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
125 84 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 93.98% 85.71% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 59 42
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £38.75 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.87% +138.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £29.13 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £38.75 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Newport region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Newport region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (78.57%) Spring
3 22 (78.57%) Scrum
4 20 (71.43%) Hibernate
4 20 (71.43%) Eclipse
5 18 (64.29%) JBoss
6 16 (57.14%) Tomcat
7 15 (53.57%) SOA
7 15 (53.57%) Web Services
8 14 (50.00%) XML
8 14 (50.00%) Subversion
8 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
9 13 (46.43%) Java SE
10 12 (42.86%) WebSphere
10 12 (42.86%) HTML
10 12 (42.86%) SOAP
10 12 (42.86%) Unit Testing
10 12 (42.86%) MyBatis
11 11 (39.29%) REST
11 11 (39.29%) CSS
12 10 (35.71%) Cucumber
13 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
13 9 (32.14%) SQL
14 8 (28.57%) J2EE
14 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
15 6 (21.43%) Ant
15 6 (21.43%) Oracle
15 6 (21.43%) XHTML
15 6 (21.43%) JSF

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (64.29%) JBoss
2 16 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 12 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
5 2 (7.14%) WildFly
5 2 (7.14%) Liferay
5 2 (7.14%) FileNet
6 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 20 (71.43%) Eclipse
2 14 (50.00%) Subversion
3 10 (35.71%) Cucumber
4 6 (21.43%) Maven
4 6 (21.43%) Ant
5 4 (14.29%) JIRA
6 2 (7.14%) IntelliJ
6 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
6 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.57%) Gradle
7 1 (3.57%) Artifactory
7 1 (3.57%) JMeter
7 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
7 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 2 (7.14%) Back Office
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) Spring
2 20 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 15 (53.57%) Web Services
4 14 (50.00%) XML
5 13 (46.43%) Java SE
6 12 (42.86%) HTML
6 12 (42.86%) SOAP
6 12 (42.86%) MyBatis
7 11 (39.29%) REST
7 11 (39.29%) CSS
8 8 (28.57%) J2EE
9 6 (21.43%) XHTML
9 6 (21.43%) JSF
9 6 (21.43%) Ajax
9 6 (21.43%) JPA
9 6 (21.43%) PrimeFaces
9 6 (21.43%) Facelets
10 3 (10.71%) RESTful
10 3 (10.71%) HTML5
10 3 (10.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) UNIX
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (78.57%) Scrum
3 15 (53.57%) SOA
4 12 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 6 (21.43%) BDD
5 6 (21.43%) Coaching
6 5 (17.86%) Use Case
6 5 (17.86%) OOD
6 5 (17.86%) UML
6 5 (17.86%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (10.71%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) DevOps
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (7.14%) Microservices
8 2 (7.14%) Software Delivery
8 2 (7.14%) BPEL
8 2 (7.14%) Open Source
8 2 (7.14%) MVC
8 2 (7.14%) Workflow
9 1 (3.57%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.71%) Scala
6 1 (3.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) IBM