The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 9 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Java 39 46 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 23.93% 36.80% 6.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% 69.70% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 40 4
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£355 £444 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £324 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.16% -4.00%
Java
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Newport region.

Programming Languages Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
91 66 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 55.83% 52.80% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 54 17
Average daily rate £380 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £320 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Newport region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 61 (85.92%) Scrum
2 42 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (54.93%) Security Cleared
4 37 (52.11%) SC Cleared
5 36 (50.70%) .NET
6 35 (49.30%) Subversion
7 27 (38.03%) Jenkins
8 23 (32.39%) BDD
8 23 (32.39%) JBoss
8 23 (32.39%) Selenium
9 22 (30.99%) Spring
10 21 (29.58%) Cucumber
11 20 (28.17%) TDD
11 20 (28.17%) Test Scripting
11 20 (28.17%) JMeter
12 19 (26.76%) WebSphere
12 19 (26.76%) Java SE
13 18 (25.35%) Web Services
14 17 (23.94%) Tomcat
14 17 (23.94%) Eclipse
15 15 (21.13%) Configuration Management
15 15 (21.13%) ITIL
16 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
16 14 (19.72%) SOA
16 14 (19.72%) Hibernate
17 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
17 13 (18.31%) Artifactory
18 12 (16.90%) MyBatis
18 12 (16.90%) Continuous Delivery
18 12 (16.90%) Regression Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (32.39%) JBoss
2 19 (26.76%) WebSphere
3 17 (23.94%) Tomcat
4 8 (11.27%) FileNet
5 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.82%) WildFly
6 2 (2.82%) Apache
6 2 (2.82%) IIS
7 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.41%) Jetty
7 1 (1.41%) nginx
7 1 (1.41%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.82%) SSL
3 1 (1.41%) SAN
3 1 (1.41%) Firewall
3 1 (1.41%) IPsec
3 1 (1.41%) DNS
3 1 (1.41%) DHCP
3 1 (1.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.41%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.41%) Big Data
4 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (49.30%) Subversion
2 27 (38.03%) Jenkins
3 23 (32.39%) Selenium
4 21 (29.58%) Cucumber
5 20 (28.17%) JMeter
6 17 (23.94%) Eclipse
7 13 (18.31%) Artifactory
8 11 (15.49%) SpecFlow
8 11 (15.49%) Gradle
8 11 (15.49%) JIRA
9 10 (14.08%) Hudson
9 10 (14.08%) MSBuild
10 9 (12.68%) WebDriver
11 8 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (11.27%) Maven
12 5 (7.04%) Bugzilla
12 5 (7.04%) JUnit
12 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
12 5 (7.04%) TestNG
13 3 (4.23%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (11.27%) Back Office
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Developer
2 22 (30.99%) Java Developer
3 17 (23.94%) Tester
4 12 (16.90%) Deployment Specialist
5 10 (14.08%) Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) Test Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Scala Developer
9 2 (2.82%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Automation Tester
9 2 (2.82%) Selenium Tester
9 2 (2.82%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Junior
9 2 (2.82%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Release Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (50.70%) .NET
2 22 (30.99%) Spring
3 19 (26.76%) Java SE
4 18 (25.35%) Web Services
5 14 (19.72%) Hibernate
6 12 (16.90%) SOAP
6 12 (16.90%) MyBatis
7 11 (15.49%) REST
7 11 (15.49%) XML
8 9 (12.68%) .NET Framework
9 8 (11.27%) HTML
9 8 (11.27%) Drools
10 7 (9.86%) HTML5
10 7 (9.86%) CSS
11 5 (7.04%) J2EE
11 5 (7.04%) jQuery
11 5 (7.04%) CSS3
12 4 (5.63%) JAX-RS
13 3 (4.23%) RESTful
13 3 (4.23%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.82%) User Experience
3 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.41%) Biometrics
3 1 (1.41%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.41%) Social Media
3 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) Windows
3 2 (2.82%) UNIX
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (85.92%) Scrum
2 42 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (32.39%) BDD
4 20 (28.17%) Test Scripting
4 20 (28.17%) TDD
5 15 (21.13%) ITIL
5 15 (21.13%) Configuration Management
6 14 (19.72%) SOA
7 12 (16.90%) Regression Testing
7 12 (16.90%) Unit Testing
7 12 (16.90%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (15.49%) Test-First Development
9 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (12.68%) Load Testing
9 9 (12.68%) Open Source
9 9 (12.68%) Coaching
10 8 (11.27%) Automation Testing
11 7 (9.86%) Workflow
12 5 (7.04%) CRM
12 5 (7.04%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.49%) C#
1 11 (15.49%) Jython
1 11 (15.49%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.23%) Scala
2 3 (4.23%) SQL
3 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 39 (54.93%) Security Cleared
2 37 (52.11%) SC Cleared
3 11 (15.49%) ISEB
4 3 (4.23%) Degree
5 2 (2.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.82%) vCloud
1 2 (2.82%) Docker
2 1 (1.41%) vSphere
2 1 (1.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Puppet
2 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.41%) Nagios
3 1 (1.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.23%) VMware
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco