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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Java 17 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 16.04% 6.25% 27.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.82% 35.71% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 6
Average daily rate
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£420 £285 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -13.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £268 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £445 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
57 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 53.77% 17.50% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 10 12
Average daily rate £320 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £420 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (64.71%) C#
3 19 (55.88%) Scrum
4 17 (50.00%) TDD
4 17 (50.00%) Selenium
4 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 16 (47.06%) .NET
6 15 (44.12%) Subversion
6 15 (44.12%) SC Cleared
6 15 (44.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (44.12%) Open Source
7 12 (35.29%) WebDriver
8 11 (32.35%) JMeter
9 10 (29.41%) Spring
9 10 (29.41%) JIRA
9 10 (29.41%) Kanban
9 10 (29.41%) TestNG
9 10 (29.41%) BDD
9 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
10 9 (26.47%) JUnit
10 9 (26.47%) SOA
10 9 (26.47%) MVC
10 9 (26.47%) ISTQB
10 9 (26.47%) .NET Framework
10 9 (26.47%) Load Testing
10 9 (26.47%) Test Scripting
10 9 (26.47%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (26.47%) Automation Testing
11 8 (23.53%) HTML
11 8 (23.53%) Ant

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
1 8 (23.53%) SharePoint
1 8 (23.53%) JBoss
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) FileNet
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.94%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Selenium
2 15 (44.12%) Subversion
2 15 (44.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (35.29%) WebDriver
4 11 (32.35%) JMeter
5 10 (29.41%) TestNG
5 10 (29.41%) JIRA
5 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
6 9 (26.47%) JUnit
7 8 (23.53%) Ant
7 8 (23.53%) Bugzilla
7 8 (23.53%) Maven
7 8 (23.53%) TortoiseSVN
8 5 (14.71%) Eclipse
9 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
10 3 (8.82%) SoapUI
11 2 (5.88%) Gradle
11 2 (5.88%) Artifactory
11 2 (5.88%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Architect
1 8 (23.53%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Tester
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Android Developer
5 2 (5.88%) UI Designer
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Designer
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Coach
6 1 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Security Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Java Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) Spring
3 9 (26.47%) .NET Framework
4 8 (23.53%) HTML
5 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
5 7 (20.59%) CSS
5 7 (20.59%) Java SE
5 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (17.65%) HTML5
6 6 (17.65%) CSS3
6 6 (17.65%) jQuery
7 5 (14.71%) Spring MVC
8 4 (11.76%) RESTful
8 4 (11.76%) XML
9 3 (8.82%) Web Services
10 2 (5.88%) SOAP
10 2 (5.88%) Java EE
10 2 (5.88%) REST
11 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Open Source
2 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.82%) iSeries
4 2 (5.88%) AS400
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) UNIX
1 2 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Scrum
3 17 (50.00%) TDD
4 10 (29.41%) Kanban
4 10 (29.41%) BDD
5 9 (26.47%) Automation Testing
5 9 (26.47%) Test Scripting
5 9 (26.47%) Load Testing
5 9 (26.47%) MVC
5 9 (26.47%) SOA
6 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
6 8 (23.53%) Automated Testing
6 8 (23.53%) Test Management
7 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (14.71%) Project Management
9 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
10 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.88%) Workflow
11 2 (5.88%) Product Management
11 2 (5.88%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) C#
2 5 (14.71%) Ruby
3 3 (8.82%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) PHP
4 2 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) C++
5 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (44.12%) SC Cleared
3 9 (26.47%) ISTQB
4 8 (23.53%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) IBM
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Informatica
4 1 (2.94%) VMware
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