The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
South Wales / Newport
Rank 19 - 14
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 5.21% - 5.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.32% - 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £525 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.12% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% +15.13%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Newport. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Newport
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 94 78 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 97.92% 97.50% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 49 40
Median daily rate £500 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.13% -7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £110 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 1
Median hourly rate £14.50 £43.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.66% +26.08%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Newport

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java Developer in Newport.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Newport

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in Newport.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Newport

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newport region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (90.32%) TDD
3 19 (61.29%) Scrum
4 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
5 13 (41.94%) OO
6 12 (38.71%) Low Latency
7 9 (29.03%) BDD
8 7 (22.58%) Web Services
8 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
8 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
8 7 (22.58%) REST
8 7 (22.58%) Microservices
9 6 (19.35%) RESTful
9 6 (19.35%) Kanban
10 5 (16.13%) Maven
10 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (16.13%) Scala
11 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
11 4 (12.90%) Open Source
11 4 (12.90%) Big Data
11 4 (12.90%) JSON
11 4 (12.90%) Spring
11 4 (12.90%) JUnit
11 4 (12.90%) DevOps
12 3 (9.68%) SOAP
12 3 (9.68%) HTTP
12 3 (9.68%) High Availability
12 3 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (9.68%) MongoDB

Java Developer Skill Set
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 3 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.45%) Liferay
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.23%) Mule
3 1 (3.23%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.90%) Big Data
3 3 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
3 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.13%) Maven
3 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.90%) JUnit
4 2 (6.45%) DbUnit
4 2 (6.45%) jMock
4 2 (6.45%) Mockito
4 2 (6.45%) SonarQube
5 1 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) REST
1 7 (22.58%) Web Services
2 6 (19.35%) RESTful
3 4 (12.90%) JSON
3 4 (12.90%) Spring
4 3 (9.68%) SOAP
5 2 (6.45%) J2EE
5 2 (6.45%) PowerMock
6 1 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.23%) Dropwizard
6 1 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (3.23%) HTML
6 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.23%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (90.32%) TDD
2 19 (61.29%) Scrum
3 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
4 13 (41.94%) OO
5 12 (38.71%) Low Latency
6 9 (29.03%) BDD
7 7 (22.58%) Microservices
8 6 (19.35%) Kanban
9 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (12.90%) DevOps
10 4 (12.90%) Open Source
11 3 (9.68%) High Availability
12 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
13 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
13 1 (3.23%) Load Testing
13 1 (3.23%) OWASP
13 1 (3.23%) SOA
13 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
13 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) Scala
3 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Python
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Go
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) vCloud
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Splunk