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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 6 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 23 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 19.66% 12.00% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.51% 37.50% 58.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 12
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£368 £338 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £480 £398
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 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -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
63 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 53.85% 32.00% 28.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 15 17
Average daily rate £375 £338 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £413 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 60 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (70.27%) TDD
3 49 (66.22%) BDD
4 34 (45.95%) Web Services
4 34 (45.95%) Security Cleared
5 31 (41.89%) Scala
5 31 (41.89%) Selenium
6 29 (39.19%) SC Cleared
7 26 (35.14%) Subversion
7 26 (35.14%) Scrum
7 26 (35.14%) JUnit
7 26 (35.14%) Akka
7 26 (35.14%) Play Framework
8 23 (31.08%) C#
9 22 (29.73%) Web Development
10 21 (28.38%) Batik
10 21 (28.38%) CouchDB
10 21 (28.38%) Amazon AWS
10 21 (28.38%) Cloud Computing
10 21 (28.38%) Process Management
10 21 (28.38%) OO
10 21 (28.38%) SVG
11 20 (27.03%) WebDriver
12 18 (24.32%) Open Source
13 17 (22.97%) Automation Testing
13 17 (22.97%) ISTQB
13 17 (22.97%) Maven
13 17 (22.97%) TestNG
13 17 (22.97%) Team Foundation Server
13 17 (22.97%) Kanban

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 16 (21.62%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.51%) FileNet
2 10 (13.51%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 21 (28.38%) Cloud Computing
1 21 (28.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) CouchDB
2 8 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (41.89%) Selenium
2 26 (35.14%) JUnit
2 26 (35.14%) Subversion
3 20 (27.03%) WebDriver
4 17 (22.97%) TestNG
4 17 (22.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (22.97%) Maven
5 16 (21.62%) JIRA
5 16 (21.62%) JMeter
5 16 (21.62%) Ant
6 15 (20.27%) TortoiseSVN
6 15 (20.27%) Bugzilla
7 14 (18.92%) Jenkins
8 3 (4.05%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.35%) ClearQuest
9 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.35%) ClearCase
General
1 9 (12.16%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 37 (50.00%) Developer
2 19 (25.68%) Java Developer
3 14 (18.92%) Scala Developer
4 12 (16.22%) Java Architect
4 12 (16.22%) Architect
4 12 (16.22%) Tester
5 7 (9.46%) Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Consultant
7 4 (5.41%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Product Owner
9 2 (2.70%) Lead Tester
9 2 (2.70%) UI Programmer
9 2 (2.70%) Agile Coach
9 2 (2.70%) Automation Tester
9 2 (2.70%) Selenium Tester
9 2 (2.70%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (45.95%) Web Services
2 26 (35.14%) Akka
2 26 (35.14%) Play Framework
3 21 (28.38%) Batik
3 21 (28.38%) SVG
4 16 (21.62%) XML
4 16 (21.62%) .NET
5 15 (20.27%) Spring
6 14 (18.92%) XSLT
6 14 (18.92%) .NET Framework
7 12 (16.22%) Java SE
7 12 (16.22%) Struts
8 10 (13.51%) MyBatis
9 9 (12.16%) HTML
10 7 (9.46%) REST
11 5 (6.76%) J2EE
12 4 (5.41%) CSS
13 3 (4.05%) Hibernate
13 3 (4.05%) JSF
13 3 (4.05%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.32%) Open Source
2 11 (14.86%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.41%) iSeries
4 3 (4.05%) AS400
5 2 (2.70%) GIS
6 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) UNIX
2 2 (2.70%) Windows
3 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (70.27%) TDD
3 49 (66.22%) BDD
4 26 (35.14%) Scrum
5 22 (29.73%) Web Development
6 21 (28.38%) OO
6 21 (28.38%) Process Management
7 17 (22.97%) Load Testing
7 17 (22.97%) Test Scripting
7 17 (22.97%) Kanban
7 17 (22.97%) Automation Testing
8 16 (21.62%) Test Management
9 15 (20.27%) Software Testing
10 13 (17.57%) Automated Testing
11 7 (9.46%) SOA
12 5 (6.76%) Configuration Management
12 5 (6.76%) Project Management
12 5 (6.76%) UML
12 5 (6.76%) Workflow
12 5 (6.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.89%) Scala
2 23 (31.08%) C#
3 13 (17.57%) SQL
4 4 (5.41%) Ruby
4 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.41%) PHP
5 3 (4.05%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.70%) Python
7 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (45.95%) Security Cleared
2 29 (39.19%) SC Cleared
3 17 (22.97%) ISTQB
4 16 (21.62%) ISEB
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.35%) MCSD
Systems Management
1 16 (21.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) IBM
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle
3 3 (4.05%) Informatica
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
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