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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing Java 10 36 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 8.06% 30.00% 6.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.86% 55.38% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 29 4
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£355 £450 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% +18.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £525 £495
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 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -6.66%
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
56 65 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 45.16% 54.17% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 54 18
Average daily rate £365 £420 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.09% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
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 31 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 (91.04%) Scrum
2 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (53.73%) Security Cleared
3 36 (53.73%) .NET
4 34 (50.75%) SC Cleared
5 30 (44.78%) Subversion
6 27 (40.30%) Jenkins
7 23 (34.33%) Selenium
7 23 (34.33%) BDD
8 21 (31.34%) Cucumber
9 20 (29.85%) Test Scripting
9 20 (29.85%) TDD
9 20 (29.85%) JMeter
10 18 (26.87%) Web Services
10 18 (26.87%) JBoss
11 17 (25.37%) Tomcat
11 17 (25.37%) Eclipse
11 17 (25.37%) Spring
12 15 (22.39%) Configuration Management
12 15 (22.39%) ITIL
13 14 (20.90%) SOA
13 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
13 14 (20.90%) Hibernate
13 14 (20.90%) WebSphere
13 14 (20.90%) Java SE
14 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
14 13 (19.40%) Artifactory
15 12 (17.91%) MyBatis
15 12 (17.91%) Continuous Delivery
15 12 (17.91%) Regression Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 18 (26.87%) JBoss
2 17 (25.37%) Tomcat
3 14 (20.90%) WebSphere
4 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.48%) FileNet
6 2 (2.99%) WildFly
6 2 (2.99%) Apache
6 2 (2.99%) IIS
7 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.49%) Jetty
7 1 (1.49%) nginx
7 1 (1.49%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) HTTP
2 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.99%) SSL
3 1 (1.49%) SAN
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) IPsec
3 1 (1.49%) DNS
3 1 (1.49%) DHCP
3 1 (1.49%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.49%) Big Data
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (44.78%) Subversion
2 27 (40.30%) Jenkins
3 23 (34.33%) Selenium
4 21 (31.34%) Cucumber
5 20 (29.85%) JMeter
6 17 (25.37%) Eclipse
7 13 (19.40%) Artifactory
8 11 (16.42%) SpecFlow
8 11 (16.42%) Gradle
8 11 (16.42%) JIRA
9 10 (14.93%) Hudson
9 10 (14.93%) MSBuild
10 9 (13.43%) WebDriver
11 8 (11.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (11.94%) Maven
12 5 (7.46%) Bugzilla
12 5 (7.46%) JUnit
12 5 (7.46%) Visual Studio
12 5 (7.46%) TestNG
13 3 (4.48%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (4.48%) Back Office
1 3 (4.48%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Developer
2 20 (29.85%) Java Developer
3 17 (25.37%) Tester
4 12 (17.91%) Deployment Specialist
5 11 (16.42%) Analyst
6 8 (11.94%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Scala Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Selenium Tester
8 2 (2.99%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Automation Tester
8 2 (2.99%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior
8 2 (2.99%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Release Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Junior Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior Java Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (53.73%) .NET
2 18 (26.87%) Web Services
3 17 (25.37%) Spring
4 14 (20.90%) Java SE
4 14 (20.90%) Hibernate
5 12 (17.91%) MyBatis
5 12 (17.91%) SOAP
6 11 (16.42%) XML
6 11 (16.42%) REST
7 9 (13.43%) .NET Framework
8 8 (11.94%) HTML
9 7 (10.45%) CSS
9 7 (10.45%) HTML5
10 5 (7.46%) CSS3
10 5 (7.46%) J2EE
10 5 (7.46%) jQuery
11 4 (5.97%) Drools
11 4 (5.97%) JAX-RS
12 3 (4.48%) Spring MVC
12 3 (4.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.99%) User Experience
3 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.49%) Biometrics
3 1 (1.49%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Social Media
3 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Linux
2 5 (7.46%) Windows
3 2 (2.99%) UNIX
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (91.04%) Scrum
2 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (34.33%) BDD
4 20 (29.85%) Test Scripting
4 20 (29.85%) TDD
5 15 (22.39%) ITIL
5 15 (22.39%) Configuration Management
6 14 (20.90%) SOA
7 12 (17.91%) Unit Testing
7 12 (17.91%) Regression Testing
7 12 (17.91%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (16.42%) Test-First Development
9 9 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (13.43%) Load Testing
9 9 (13.43%) Open Source
9 9 (13.43%) Coaching
10 8 (11.94%) Automation Testing
11 5 (7.46%) DevOps
11 5 (7.46%) Test Management
11 5 (7.46%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.42%) C#
1 11 (16.42%) Jython
1 11 (16.42%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.97%) SQL
3 3 (4.48%) Scala
4 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.49%) VB
5 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.49%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 36 (53.73%) Security Cleared
2 34 (50.75%) SC Cleared
3 11 (16.42%) ISEB
4 3 (4.48%) Degree
5 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.99%) vCloud
1 2 (2.99%) Docker
2 1 (1.49%) vSphere
2 1 (1.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Puppet
2 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.49%) Nagios
3 1 (1.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) VMware
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco