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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 58 44 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 39.46% 35.48% 10.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 65.91% 68.75% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 41 4
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£349 £425 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +15.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £525 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
88 64 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 59.86% 51.61% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 48 10
Average daily rate £358 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.88% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £325 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 55 (80.88%) Scrum
2 40 (58.82%) Security Cleared
3 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (55.88%) SC Cleared
5 36 (52.94%) .NET
6 33 (48.53%) Subversion
7 24 (35.29%) Jenkins
8 23 (33.82%) Selenium
9 20 (29.41%) Test Scripting
9 20 (29.41%) Cucumber
9 20 (29.41%) BDD
9 20 (29.41%) JMeter
9 20 (29.41%) JBoss
10 19 (27.94%) TDD
10 19 (27.94%) Spring
11 17 (25.00%) WebSphere
11 17 (25.00%) Java SE
12 15 (22.06%) Web Services
12 15 (22.06%) ITIL
13 14 (20.59%) SOA
13 14 (20.59%) Eclipse
13 14 (20.59%) Hibernate
14 13 (19.12%) Tomcat
14 13 (19.12%) C#
15 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
15 12 (17.65%) SOAP
15 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
15 12 (17.65%) Regression Testing
15 12 (17.65%) Configuration Management
15 12 (17.65%) Unit Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 20 (29.41%) JBoss
2 17 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 13 (19.12%) Tomcat
4 7 (10.29%) FileNet
5 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.94%) WildFly
7 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) HTTP
1 1 (1.47%) SAN
1 1 (1.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.47%) Neo4j
2 1 (1.47%) Big Data
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (48.53%) Subversion
2 24 (35.29%) Jenkins
3 23 (33.82%) Selenium
4 20 (29.41%) Cucumber
4 20 (29.41%) JMeter
5 14 (20.59%) Eclipse
6 11 (16.18%) SpecFlow
6 11 (16.18%) Gradle
6 11 (16.18%) Artifactory
7 9 (13.24%) WebDriver
8 8 (11.76%) Hudson
8 8 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (11.76%) Maven
8 8 (11.76%) JIRA
8 8 (11.76%) MSBuild
9 5 (7.35%) Bugzilla
9 5 (7.35%) JUnit
9 5 (7.35%) Visual Studio
9 5 (7.35%) TestNG
10 3 (4.41%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (8.82%) Back Office
2 3 (4.41%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Developer
2 18 (26.47%) Java Developer
3 17 (25.00%) Tester
4 12 (17.65%) Deployment Specialist
5 10 (14.71%) Analyst
6 8 (11.76%) Test Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.41%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Selenium Tester
9 2 (2.94%) Android Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Release Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (52.94%) .NET
2 19 (27.94%) Spring
3 17 (25.00%) Java SE
4 15 (22.06%) Web Services
5 14 (20.59%) Hibernate
6 12 (17.65%) SOAP
6 12 (17.65%) MyBatis
7 11 (16.18%) REST
7 11 (16.18%) XML
8 9 (13.24%) .NET Framework
9 5 (7.35%) Drools
9 5 (7.35%) HTML
10 4 (5.88%) CSS
10 4 (5.88%) HTML5
11 3 (4.41%) jQuery
12 2 (2.94%) CSS3
12 2 (2.94%) JAX-RS
12 2 (2.94%) Sass
12 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (2.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 7 (10.29%) Open Source
3 2 (2.94%) User Experience
4 1 (1.47%) Social Media
4 1 (1.47%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.47%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) UNIX
2 2 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (80.88%) Scrum
2 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (29.41%) Test Scripting
3 20 (29.41%) BDD
4 19 (27.94%) TDD
5 15 (22.06%) ITIL
6 14 (20.59%) SOA
7 12 (17.65%) Configuration Management
7 12 (17.65%) Regression Testing
7 12 (17.65%) Unit Testing
8 11 (16.18%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (16.18%) Test-First Development
9 9 (13.24%) Coaching
9 9 (13.24%) Load Testing
10 8 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (11.76%) Automation Testing
11 6 (8.82%) Workflow
12 5 (7.35%) Release Management
12 5 (7.35%) Test Management
13 4 (5.88%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.12%) C#
2 9 (13.24%) Jython
2 9 (13.24%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.41%) SQL
4 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.94%) Scala
5 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 40 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 38 (55.88%) SC Cleared
3 11 (16.18%) ISEB
4 2 (2.94%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) vSphere
1 1 (1.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Nagios
1 1 (1.47%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Cisco
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