The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 23 61 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 30.26% 38.13% 31.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.27% 62.89% 67.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 52 42
Median daily rate £350 £349 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% -20.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £444 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.90 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.91%
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
44 97 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 57.89% 60.63% 46.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 84 50
Median daily rate £370 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £460 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.29 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newport region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newport region with a requirement for Java.

1 23 (82.14%) .NET
2 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (46.43%) Configuration Management
4 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
5 11 (39.29%) Selenium
5 11 (39.29%) Cucumber
6 10 (35.71%) WebDriver
6 10 (35.71%) SpecFlow
6 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
6 10 (35.71%) TDD
6 10 (35.71%) JMeter
7 9 (32.14%) J2EE
7 9 (32.14%) BDD
8 8 (28.57%) Kanban
8 8 (28.57%) Risk Management
8 8 (28.57%) Scrum
8 8 (28.57%) Project Planning
9 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (25.00%) ISEB
9 7 (25.00%) Test Scripting
10 6 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing
10 6 (21.43%) Test-First Development
11 5 (17.86%) Ajax
11 5 (17.86%) HTTP
11 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
11 5 (17.86%) SSL
11 5 (17.86%) XHTML
11 5 (17.86%) HTML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.71%) FileNet
2 3 (10.71%) IIS
2 3 (10.71%) JBoss
2 3 (10.71%) Jetty
2 3 (10.71%) Mule
2 3 (10.71%) nginx
2 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (10.71%) Google App Engine
1 3 (10.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) HTTP
1 5 (17.86%) SSL
1 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) FTP
2 3 (10.71%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Cucumber
1 11 (39.29%) Selenium
2 10 (35.71%) JMeter
2 10 (35.71%) SpecFlow
2 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 10 (35.71%) WebDriver
3 4 (14.29%) Ant
3 4 (14.29%) Maven
4 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
4 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.71%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Change Manager
2 7 (25.00%) Tester
3 5 (17.86%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Change and Release Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Perl Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Perl Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Release Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) .NET
2 9 (32.14%) J2EE
3 5 (17.86%) Ajax
3 5 (17.86%) CSS
3 5 (17.86%) HTML
3 5 (17.86%) XHTML
4 4 (14.29%) Facelets
4 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 4 (14.29%) JPA
4 4 (14.29%) JSF
4 4 (14.29%) PrimeFaces
4 4 (14.29%) Spring
5 3 (10.71%) Servlets
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.57%) jQuery
6 1 (3.57%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Configuration Management
3 10 (35.71%) TDD
4 9 (32.14%) BDD
5 8 (28.57%) Kanban
5 8 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 8 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 8 (28.57%) Scrum
6 7 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 6 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Test-First Development
8 5 (17.86%) DevOps
9 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (10.71%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (10.71%) OOD
9 3 (10.71%) Open Source
9 3 (10.71%) UML
9 3 (10.71%) Use Case
10 2 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
3 7 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Google
2 3 (10.71%) IBM
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) VMware