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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 11 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 18 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 13.43% 24.24% 11.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.71% 43.64% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 5
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£355 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
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 £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
70 55 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 52.24% 55.56% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 45 16
Average daily rate £375 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 August 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 64 (81.01%) Scrum
2 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (50.63%) Security Cleared
4 36 (45.57%) .NET
5 34 (43.04%) SC Cleared
6 29 (36.71%) Subversion
7 27 (34.18%) Jenkins
8 23 (29.11%) BDD
8 23 (29.11%) Spring
8 23 (29.11%) Selenium
9 22 (27.85%) Eclipse
10 21 (26.58%) Cucumber
11 20 (25.32%) Test Scripting
11 20 (25.32%) JBoss
11 20 (25.32%) TDD
11 20 (25.32%) JMeter
11 20 (25.32%) Hibernate
12 19 (24.05%) Tomcat
13 18 (22.78%) Web Services
13 18 (22.78%) Configuration Management
14 16 (20.25%) SOA
14 16 (20.25%) HTML
15 15 (18.99%) J2EE
15 15 (18.99%) CSS
15 15 (18.99%) ITIL
15 15 (18.99%) Coaching
16 14 (17.72%) XML
16 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
16 14 (17.72%) Java SE
16 14 (17.72%) WebSphere

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (25.32%) JBoss
2 19 (24.05%) Tomcat
3 14 (17.72%) WebSphere
4 8 (10.13%) WebLogic
5 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.80%) SAS
6 3 (3.80%) FileNet
6 3 (3.80%) Liferay
7 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.53%) WildFly
7 2 (2.53%) IIS
7 2 (2.53%) Apache
8 1 (1.27%) Jetty
8 1 (1.27%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) HTTP
2 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.53%) SSL
3 1 (1.27%) SAN
3 1 (1.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.27%) IPsec
3 1 (1.27%) DNS
3 1 (1.27%) DHCP
3 1 (1.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.27%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 29 (36.71%) Subversion
2 27 (34.18%) Jenkins
3 23 (29.11%) Selenium
4 22 (27.85%) Eclipse
5 21 (26.58%) Cucumber
6 20 (25.32%) JMeter
7 14 (17.72%) Maven
8 13 (16.46%) Artifactory
9 11 (13.92%) SpecFlow
9 11 (13.92%) Gradle
9 11 (13.92%) JIRA
10 10 (12.66%) Hudson
10 10 (12.66%) MSBuild
11 9 (11.39%) WebDriver
12 8 (10.13%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (7.59%) Ant
14 5 (6.33%) JUnit
14 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
14 5 (6.33%) Bugzilla
14 5 (6.33%) TestNG
General
1 3 (3.80%) Back Office
1 3 (3.80%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (41.77%) Developer
2 28 (35.44%) Java Developer
3 17 (21.52%) Tester
4 12 (15.19%) Deployment Specialist
5 11 (13.92%) Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Scala Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.53%) Release Analyst
9 2 (2.53%) Junior
9 2 (2.53%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.53%) Deployment Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.53%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (45.57%) .NET
2 23 (29.11%) Spring
3 20 (25.32%) Hibernate
4 18 (22.78%) Web Services
5 16 (20.25%) HTML
6 15 (18.99%) J2EE
6 15 (18.99%) CSS
7 14 (17.72%) XML
7 14 (17.72%) Java SE
8 12 (15.19%) SOAP
8 12 (15.19%) MyBatis
9 11 (13.92%) REST
10 9 (11.39%) .NET Framework
11 7 (8.86%) HTML5
12 6 (7.59%) Facelets
12 6 (7.59%) JPA
12 6 (7.59%) PrimeFaces
12 6 (7.59%) XHTML
12 6 (7.59%) JSF
12 6 (7.59%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.80%) User Experience
4 1 (1.27%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Linux
2 5 (6.33%) Windows
3 2 (2.53%) UNIX
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (81.01%) Scrum
2 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (29.11%) BDD
4 20 (25.32%) TDD
4 20 (25.32%) Test Scripting
5 18 (22.78%) Configuration Management
6 16 (20.25%) SOA
7 15 (18.99%) ITIL
7 15 (18.99%) Coaching
8 12 (15.19%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (15.19%) Open Source
8 12 (15.19%) Regression Testing
8 12 (15.19%) Unit Testing
9 11 (13.92%) Test-First Development
10 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (11.39%) Load Testing
11 8 (10.13%) UML
11 8 (10.13%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (10.13%) Automation Testing
12 7 (8.86%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.92%) C#
1 11 (13.92%) Jython
1 11 (13.92%) PowerShell
2 10 (12.66%) JavaScript
2 10 (12.66%) SQL
3 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
3 4 (5.06%) Scala
4 1 (1.27%) Groovy
4 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (50.63%) Security Cleared
2 34 (43.04%) SC Cleared
3 11 (13.92%) ISEB
4 3 (3.80%) Degree
5 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Docker
2 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.53%) vCloud
3 1 (1.27%) Xen
3 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Puppet
2 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.27%) Nagios
3 1 (1.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.92%) Oracle
3 8 (10.13%) IBM
4 3 (3.80%) VMware
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco