The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Newport region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 3 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 35 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 29.66% 8.33% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.85% 26.09% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 5 9
Average daily rate
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£450 £338 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
65 23 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 55.08% 31.94% 36.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 19 25
Average daily rate £450 £338 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £55.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Java
South Wales

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014, 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 55 (68.75%) TDD
2 50 (62.50%) BDD
3 42 (52.50%) Web Services
4 39 (48.75%) Scala
5 34 (42.50%) Akka
5 34 (42.50%) Play Framework
6 29 (36.25%) Security Cleared
7 28 (35.00%) OO
8 27 (33.75%) Scrum
9 26 (32.50%) Web Development
10 25 (31.25%) Batik
10 25 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
10 25 (31.25%) CouchDB
10 25 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
10 25 (31.25%) Process Management
10 25 (31.25%) SVG
11 23 (28.75%) Selenium
12 22 (27.50%) SC Cleared
13 21 (26.25%) Subversion
13 21 (26.25%) Spring
13 21 (26.25%) JUnit
14 18 (22.50%) XML
15 17 (21.25%) C#
15 17 (21.25%) .NET
16 16 (20.00%) XSLT
16 16 (20.00%) IBM
17 15 (18.75%) Maven
17 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (18.75%) Open Source
18 14 (17.50%) Java SE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 11 (13.75%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.50%) FileNet
2 10 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.75%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.50%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 25 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
1 25 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (31.25%) CouchDB
2 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.75%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (28.75%) Selenium
2 21 (26.25%) JUnit
2 21 (26.25%) Subversion
3 15 (18.75%) Maven
4 14 (17.50%) Ant
5 13 (16.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (16.25%) WebDriver
6 11 (13.75%) TestNG
6 11 (13.75%) JIRA
6 11 (13.75%) JMeter
7 10 (12.50%) Bugzilla
7 10 (12.50%) TortoiseSVN
8 9 (11.25%) Jenkins
9 5 (6.25%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.50%) Rational Functional Tester
11 1 (1.25%) ClearQuest
11 1 (1.25%) ClearCase
General
1 8 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Banking
2 1 (1.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 47 (58.75%) Developer
2 23 (28.75%) Java Developer
3 22 (27.50%) Scala Developer
4 15 (18.75%) Java Architect
4 15 (18.75%) Architect
5 10 (12.50%) Tester
6 7 (8.75%) Analyst
6 7 (8.75%) Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.75%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Product Owner
8 3 (3.75%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Automation Tester
9 2 (2.50%) Lead Tester
9 2 (2.50%) UI Programmer
9 2 (2.50%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (52.50%) Web Services
2 34 (42.50%) Akka
2 34 (42.50%) Play Framework
3 25 (31.25%) SVG
3 25 (31.25%) Batik
4 21 (26.25%) Spring
5 18 (22.50%) XML
6 17 (21.25%) .NET
7 16 (20.00%) XSLT
8 14 (17.50%) Java SE
9 13 (16.25%) .NET Framework
10 12 (15.00%) HTML
10 12 (15.00%) Struts
11 11 (13.75%) REST
12 10 (12.50%) MyBatis
13 9 (11.25%) CSS
13 9 (11.25%) Hibernate
14 8 (10.00%) J2EE
15 6 (7.50%) JPA
16 5 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) Open Source
2 9 (11.25%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.75%) iSeries
4 2 (2.50%) AS400
4 2 (2.50%) GIS
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) UNIX
3 1 (1.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (68.75%) TDD
2 50 (62.50%) BDD
3 28 (35.00%) OO
4 27 (33.75%) Scrum
5 26 (32.50%) Web Development
6 25 (31.25%) Process Management
7 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (15.00%) Load Testing
8 12 (15.00%) Test Scripting
8 12 (15.00%) Kanban
8 12 (15.00%) Automation Testing
9 11 (13.75%) Test Management
10 10 (12.50%) SOA
10 10 (12.50%) Software Testing
11 8 (10.00%) UML
12 7 (8.75%) Automated Testing
13 6 (7.50%) MVC
14 5 (6.25%) Workflow
14 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
14 5 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.75%) Scala
2 17 (21.25%) C#
3 14 (17.50%) SQL
4 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.75%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.75%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.50%) Ruby
6 2 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (36.25%) Security Cleared
2 22 (27.50%) SC Cleared
3 12 (15.00%) ISTQB
4 11 (13.75%) ISEB
5 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.75%) MCSD
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) IBM
2 7 (8.75%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) JBoss
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.75%) Zend
4 2 (2.50%) Informatica
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