The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 9 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Java 23 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 16.08% 12.06% 28.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.98% 22.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 23
Median daily rate £475 £355 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.80% -7.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £333 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
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
59 75 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 41.26% 53.19% 56.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 45 48
Median daily rate £415 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newport region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newport region with a requirement for Java.

1 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (58.70%) TDD
3 22 (47.83%) BDD
4 18 (39.13%) .NET
5 17 (36.96%) Scrum
5 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
6 16 (34.78%) Kanban
7 15 (32.61%) OWASP
8 13 (28.26%) Configuration Management
8 13 (28.26%) SC Cleared
9 12 (26.09%) Relational Database
10 11 (23.91%) Secure Coding
10 11 (23.91%) Selenium
10 11 (23.91%) Cucumber
11 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (21.74%) WebDriver
11 10 (21.74%) SpecFlow
11 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
11 10 (21.74%) JMeter
12 8 (17.39%) Risk Management
12 8 (17.39%) HTTP
12 8 (17.39%) JSON
12 8 (17.39%) Project Planning
12 8 (17.39%) Web Development
12 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (15.22%) Test Scripting
13 7 (15.22%) ISEB
13 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
14 6 (13.04%) Regression Testing
14 6 (13.04%) Test-First Development

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.70%) PaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) HTTP
2 3 (6.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Cucumber
1 11 (23.91%) Selenium
2 10 (21.74%) JMeter
2 10 (21.74%) SpecFlow
2 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 10 (21.74%) WebDriver
3 4 (8.70%) Ant
3 4 (8.70%) Bazaar
3 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.70%) Maven
3 4 (8.70%) Mercurial
3 4 (8.70%) Subversion
4 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
1 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Change Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Tester
5 4 (8.70%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Automation Tester
6 3 (6.52%) Web Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Agile Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Change and Release Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Java Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Web Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) WebOps Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) .NET
2 8 (17.39%) JSON
3 5 (10.87%) Ajax
3 5 (10.87%) CSS
3 5 (10.87%) HTML
3 5 (10.87%) J2EE
3 5 (10.87%) Kafka
3 5 (10.87%) Spring
3 5 (10.87%) XHTML
4 4 (8.70%) Facelets
4 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
4 4 (8.70%) JPA
4 4 (8.70%) JSF
4 4 (8.70%) PrimeFaces
5 3 (6.52%) RESTful
6 2 (4.35%) REST
7 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.17%) jQuery
7 1 (2.17%) Play Framework
7 1 (2.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Cryptography
2 3 (6.52%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (58.70%) TDD
3 22 (47.83%) BDD
4 17 (36.96%) Scrum
5 16 (34.78%) Kanban
6 15 (32.61%) OWASP
7 13 (28.26%) Configuration Management
8 11 (23.91%) Secure Coding
9 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (17.39%) Project Planning
9 8 (17.39%) Risk Management
9 8 (17.39%) Web Development
10 7 (15.22%) Test Scripting
11 6 (13.04%) High Availability
11 6 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (13.04%) Regression Testing
11 6 (13.04%) Test-First Development
12 5 (10.87%) Automated Testing
12 5 (10.87%) DevOps
13 4 (8.70%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
1 5 (10.87%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
2 4 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (4.35%) Scala
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.26%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.22%) ISEB
4 4 (8.70%) CEH
4 4 (8.70%) CISSP
4 4 (8.70%) CREST Certified
5 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.17%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) SAP