The table below looks at the statistics for the J2EE Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
J2EE Developer
Rank 54 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +7
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 1 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.21% 4.76% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 5.03% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£360 £245 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.93% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £300 £380
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £32.50 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -30.10%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
426 179 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 87.47% 94.71% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 103 81
Average daily rate £415 £350 £327
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +7.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £210 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 18
Average hourly rate £14.40 £15.42 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.58% +14.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £26.15 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE Developer in the job title across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE Developer across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

J2EE Developer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited J2EE Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) VME
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited J2EE Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) EnterpriseDB