Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £431 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 14 24
Rank change year-on-year -9 +10 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 7 36 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 4.09% 12.33% 10.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.19% 12.68% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 15
Newport median daily rate £431 £468 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.75% +10.00% -5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £384 £321
90th Percentile £525 £538 £454
South Wales median daily rate £400 £475 £375
% change year-on-year -15.79% +26.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Newport median hourly rate - - £58.50
South Wales median hourly rate - - £58.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Newport
Contract vacancies in Newport with a recognized job title 167 284 229
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.66% 97.26% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 185 136
Newport median daily rate £400 £425 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.72% +7.47%
10th Percentile £149 £284 £303
90th Percentile £575 £550 £511
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 19
Newport median hourly rate £43.00 £46.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.53% +190.63% -36.00%
10th Percentile £21.50 £11.02 £9.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £65.63 £29.65
South Wales median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £15.81
% change year-on-year +12.90% -1.93% +17.07%

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 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 23 November 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Scala
2 4 (57.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Ant
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) SAS
4 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 1 (14.29%) Toad
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) D3.js
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon Linux
1 1 (14.29%) CentOS
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Microservices
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) KVM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle