The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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
South Wales / Newport
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 12 9
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Contract jobs citing Java 21 13 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 18.26% 13.27% 28.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.67% 36.11% 53.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 44
Median daily rate £538 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.61% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £350 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £400 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.87% -10.62%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Newport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 45 36 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 39.13% 36.73% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 83
Median daily rate £425 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +6.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £415 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £41.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +137.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% +2.77%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport citing Java as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Newport

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Newport

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Newport over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Newport

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) Python
3 13 (43.33%) Microservices
4 12 (40.00%) Scrum
4 12 (40.00%) TDD
5 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
6 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 8 (26.67%) RESTful
7 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
8 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (20.00%) BDD
8 6 (20.00%) OO
9 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 5 (16.67%) Scala
10 4 (13.33%) Open Source
10 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
10 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
10 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
11 3 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (10.00%) DevOps
11 3 (10.00%) Low Latency
11 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
11 3 (10.00%) Service Design
11 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (10.00%) Mobile First
11 3 (10.00%) Swagger
11 3 (10.00%) Coaching
11 3 (10.00%) Web Services
11 3 (10.00%) OOD

Java
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 3 (10.00%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) GitHub
1 3 (10.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (10.00%) Big Data
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.00%) Ant
2 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (10.00%) Maven
2 3 (10.00%) Toad
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Python Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Java Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Java Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Automation Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Big Data Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Python Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) RESTful
2 3 (10.00%) Kafka
2 3 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (10.00%) REST
2 3 (10.00%) Swagger
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) J2EE
3 2 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Flex
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) CSS3
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) HTML5
4 1 (3.33%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Microservices
3 12 (40.00%) Scrum
3 12 (40.00%) TDD
4 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
6 6 (20.00%) BDD
6 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.00%) OO
7 4 (13.33%) Open Source
8 3 (10.00%) Coaching
8 3 (10.00%) DevOps
8 3 (10.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 3 (10.00%) High Availability
8 3 (10.00%) Kanban
8 3 (10.00%) Low Latency
8 3 (10.00%) Mobile First
8 3 (10.00%) OOD
8 3 (10.00%) Performance Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Python
2 5 (16.67%) Scala
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) R
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle