The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £469 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Java Developer
South Wales / Newport
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 21 21
Rank change year-on-year +4 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 6 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 5.41% 3.96% 11.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.66% 3.96% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 18
Median daily rate £469 - £448
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 - £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 - £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +3.03% +5.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £35.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year +29.57% -8.38%  

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 106 101 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 95.50% 100.00% 97.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 220 411
Median daily rate £413 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.48% -7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £128 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £524 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 9 18
Median hourly rate £25.00 £72.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.51% +417.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £63.65 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.75 £74.00 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Newport over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Newport

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Newport

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (30.00%) Microservices
5 3 (30.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful
6 2 (20.00%) Scala
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Big Data
6 2 (20.00%) Low Latency
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Spring
7 1 (10.00%) Maven
7 1 (10.00%) OOD
7 1 (10.00%) SAS
7 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (10.00%) Toad
7 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) J2EE
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) Ant
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (10.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Toad
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Microservices
3 3 (30.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Scala
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle