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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 61 47 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 34.46% 32.87% 8.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 59.22% 65.28% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 45 4
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£349 £450 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +18.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £335 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £525 £425
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 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
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
103 72 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 58.19% 50.35% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 58 13
Average daily rate £365 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

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 29 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 29 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 58 (82.86%) Scrum
2 40 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (55.71%) Security Cleared
4 38 (54.29%) SC Cleared
5 35 (50.00%) .NET
6 34 (48.57%) Subversion
7 25 (35.71%) Jenkins
8 23 (32.86%) Selenium
9 22 (31.43%) JBoss
9 22 (31.43%) BDD
10 21 (30.00%) Spring
11 20 (28.57%) Test Scripting
11 20 (28.57%) JMeter
11 20 (28.57%) Cucumber
12 19 (27.14%) Java SE
12 19 (27.14%) TDD
13 17 (24.29%) WebSphere
13 17 (24.29%) Web Services
14 16 (22.86%) Eclipse
15 15 (21.43%) ITIL
16 14 (20.00%) Tomcat
16 14 (20.00%) SOA
16 14 (20.00%) Hibernate
17 13 (18.57%) Configuration Management
17 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
18 12 (17.14%) C#
18 12 (17.14%) SOAP
18 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
18 12 (17.14%) Regression Testing
18 12 (17.14%) Unit Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 22 (31.43%) JBoss
2 17 (24.29%) WebSphere
3 14 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (10.00%) FileNet
5 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.86%) WildFly
7 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.43%) IIS
7 1 (1.43%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.43%) SSL
2 1 (1.43%) SAN
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.43%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.43%) Big Data
3 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (48.57%) Subversion
2 25 (35.71%) Jenkins
3 23 (32.86%) Selenium
4 20 (28.57%) JMeter
4 20 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 16 (22.86%) Eclipse
6 12 (17.14%) Artifactory
7 11 (15.71%) Gradle
7 11 (15.71%) SpecFlow
8 10 (14.29%) JIRA
9 9 (12.86%) WebDriver
9 9 (12.86%) Hudson
9 9 (12.86%) MSBuild
10 8 (11.43%) Maven
10 8 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (7.14%) Visual Studio
11 5 (7.14%) JUnit
11 5 (7.14%) Bugzilla
11 5 (7.14%) TestNG
12 3 (4.29%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (10.00%) Back Office
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 29 (41.43%) Developer
2 20 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 17 (24.29%) Tester
4 12 (17.14%) Deployment Specialist
5 10 (14.29%) Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) Test Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Release Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Deployment Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Android Developer
9 2 (2.86%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Scala Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Automation Tester
9 2 (2.86%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (50.00%) .NET
2 21 (30.00%) Spring
3 19 (27.14%) Java SE
4 17 (24.29%) Web Services
5 14 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 12 (17.14%) SOAP
6 12 (17.14%) MyBatis
7 11 (15.71%) REST
7 11 (15.71%) XML
8 9 (12.86%) .NET Framework
9 7 (10.00%) HTML
9 7 (10.00%) Drools
10 6 (8.57%) CSS
10 6 (8.57%) HTML5
11 4 (5.71%) jQuery
11 4 (5.71%) CSS3
12 3 (4.29%) JAX-RS
12 3 (4.29%) J2EE
13 2 (2.86%) Spring MVC
13 2 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.86%) User Experience
3 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.43%) Social Media
3 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.43%) Biometrics
3 1 (1.43%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Windows
1 4 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (2.86%) Android
2 2 (2.86%) UNIX
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (82.86%) Scrum
2 40 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (31.43%) BDD
4 20 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 19 (27.14%) TDD
6 15 (21.43%) ITIL
7 14 (20.00%) SOA
8 13 (18.57%) Configuration Management
9 12 (17.14%) Regression Testing
9 12 (17.14%) Unit Testing
10 11 (15.71%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (15.71%) Test-First Development
11 9 (12.86%) Load Testing
11 9 (12.86%) Coaching
12 8 (11.43%) Automation Testing
12 8 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (10.00%) Open Source
14 6 (8.57%) Workflow
15 5 (7.14%) Test Management
15 5 (7.14%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.14%) C#
2 10 (14.29%) Jython
2 10 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.29%) SQL
4 2 (2.86%) Scala
4 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.43%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 39 (55.71%) Security Cleared
2 38 (54.29%) SC Cleared
3 11 (15.71%) ISEB
4 2 (2.86%) Degree
4 2 (2.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) vCloud
2 1 (1.43%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.43%) Puppet
1 1 (1.43%) Nagios
1 1 (1.43%) SCOM
1 1 (1.43%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco
3 1 (1.43%) VMware
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