The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 Java over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 4 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 102 44 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.53% 14.19% 5.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.25% 29.73% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 27 7
Average daily rate
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£399 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £426 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -6.66%
Java
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
203 148 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 30.90% 47.74% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 107 22
Average daily rate £398 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 89 (47.34%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (40.96%) Linux
3 64 (34.04%) SQL
4 57 (30.32%) Open Source
5 52 (27.66%) TDD
5 52 (27.66%) RESTful
6 51 (27.13%) Web Services
7 50 (26.60%) Oracle
8 44 (23.40%) Ruby
8 44 (23.40%) Scala
9 43 (22.87%) NoSQL
9 43 (22.87%) Selenium
10 42 (22.34%) HTML
10 42 (22.34%) MongoDB
11 41 (21.81%) Python
12 39 (20.74%) JSON
13 38 (20.21%) J2EE
14 37 (19.68%) Spring
15 36 (19.15%) Jenkins
15 36 (19.15%) Security Cleared
16 33 (17.55%) UNIX
17 31 (16.49%) WebLogic
18 30 (15.96%) QA
18 30 (15.96%) Puppet
19 29 (15.43%) Opscode Chef
20 28 (14.89%) Finance
21 26 (13.83%) Scrum
21 26 (13.83%) Informatica
21 26 (13.83%) XML
21 26 (13.83%) Test Automation

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (16.49%) WebLogic
2 22 (11.70%) Confluence
3 14 (7.45%) Apache
4 13 (6.91%) JBoss
5 11 (5.85%) Tomcat
5 11 (5.85%) AquaLogic
5 11 (5.85%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.19%) nginx
7 5 (2.66%) Jetty
7 5 (2.66%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.66%) IIS
7 5 (2.66%) FileNet
8 4 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.60%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (1.06%) SAS
10 2 (1.06%) Node.js
10 2 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.53%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (2.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.06%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) Windchill
3 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.19%) Teamcenter
2 5 (2.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.53%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (5.32%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.66%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.66%) Google App Engine
4 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.17%) LDAP
2 11 (5.85%) SSL
3 9 (4.79%) HTTP
3 9 (4.79%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.19%) DNS
5 5 (2.66%) DHCP
5 5 (2.66%) FTP
5 5 (2.66%) IPsec
5 5 (2.66%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.13%) Network Security
7 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.53%) Converged Networks
7 1 (0.53%) SAN
7 1 (0.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (22.87%) NoSQL
2 42 (22.34%) MongoDB
3 25 (13.30%) Oracle Database
3 25 (13.30%) Relational Database
4 15 (7.98%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (3.72%) MySQL
6 6 (3.19%) SQL Server
7 5 (2.66%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.13%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 2 (1.06%) Big Data
10 2 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.53%) Redis
11 1 (0.53%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.53%) Sybase ASE
11 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 43 (22.87%) Selenium
2 36 (19.15%) Jenkins
3 25 (13.30%) JIRA
4 23 (12.23%) Cucumber
5 19 (10.11%) Ant
6 11 (5.85%) WebDriver
7 10 (5.32%) Subversion
8 9 (4.79%) JUnit
9 8 (4.26%) HP UFT
9 8 (4.26%) RSpec
10 5 (2.66%) WATIR
10 5 (2.66%) Sahi
11 4 (2.13%) Git (software)
11 4 (2.13%) Visual Studio
11 4 (2.13%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.60%) LoadRunner
12 3 (1.60%) JMeter
13 2 (1.06%) StarTeam
13 2 (1.06%) NeoLoad
13 2 (1.06%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 28 (14.89%) Finance
2 11 (5.85%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.66%) Electronics
4 5 (2.66%) Marketing
5 4 (2.13%) Games
6 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 54 (28.72%) Developer
2 44 (23.40%) Architect
3 38 (20.21%) Java Developer
4 29 (15.43%) Technical Architect
5 21 (11.17%) Digital Architect
6 19 (10.11%) Analyst
7 15 (7.98%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (7.45%) Senior Architect
9 12 (6.38%) Senior Technical Architect
9 12 (6.38%) Digital Technical Architect
10 8 (4.26%) Digital Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.26%) QA Analyst
10 8 (4.26%) Test Engineer
11 7 (3.72%) Administrator
11 7 (3.72%) Test Analyst
11 7 (3.72%) Senior Digital Architect
11 7 (3.72%) Automation Engineer
11 7 (3.72%) Test Automation Engineer
12 6 (3.19%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
12 6 (3.19%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (27.66%) RESTful
2 51 (27.13%) Web Services
3 42 (22.34%) HTML
4 39 (20.74%) JSON
5 38 (20.21%) J2EE
6 37 (19.68%) Spring
7 26 (13.83%) XML
8 25 (13.30%) Django
9 23 (12.23%) HTML5
10 21 (11.17%) SOAP
11 18 (9.57%) Play Framework
12 17 (9.04%) JMS
13 15 (7.98%) Middleware
14 14 (7.45%) CSS
15 12 (6.38%) JDBC
15 12 (6.38%) .NET
15 12 (6.38%) JNDI
16 10 (5.32%) Hibernate
17 9 (4.79%) Java EE
18 7 (3.72%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.51%) User Experience
2 12 (6.38%) Clustering
3 8 (4.26%) Social Media
4 6 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.66%) DataPower
5 5 (2.66%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.66%) DTV
5 5 (2.66%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.13%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.13%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.60%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.06%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.06%) HP Superdome
8 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.06%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.06%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 77 (40.96%) Linux
2 33 (17.55%) UNIX
3 23 (12.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (6.38%) Windows
5 11 (5.85%) AIX
6 8 (4.26%) VME
7 4 (2.13%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.13%) zOS
7 4 (2.13%) Solaris
8 3 (1.60%) HPUX
9 1 (0.53%) Android
9 1 (0.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (47.34%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (30.32%) Open Source
3 52 (27.66%) TDD
4 26 (13.83%) Scrum
4 26 (13.83%) Test Automation
5 24 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (12.77%) Problem Management
6 23 (12.23%) Automated Testing
7 22 (11.70%) ITIL
7 22 (11.70%) Configuration Management
8 21 (11.17%) BDD
9 20 (10.64%) Service Management
9 20 (10.64%) SOA
10 18 (9.57%) Test Scripting
10 18 (9.57%) Kanban
11 17 (9.04%) Mentoring
12 13 (6.91%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (6.91%) Business Analysis
13 12 (6.38%) High Availability
14 11 (5.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 64 (34.04%) SQL
2 44 (23.40%) Ruby
2 44 (23.40%) Scala
3 41 (21.81%) Python
4 24 (12.77%) Shell Script
5 19 (10.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 18 (9.57%) JavaScript
7 15 (7.98%) PL/SQL
8 13 (6.91%) Perl
9 11 (5.85%) Bash Shell
10 9 (4.79%) C
10 9 (4.79%) C#
10 9 (4.79%) C++
11 8 (4.26%) COBOL
12 7 (3.72%) VB
13 3 (1.60%) VBA
13 3 (1.60%) PHP
14 1 (0.53%) Clojure
14 1 (0.53%) XPath
14 1 (0.53%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 36 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 20 (10.64%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.72%) Degree
4 5 (2.66%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (2.13%) OCP
5 4 (2.13%) OCA
5 4 (2.13%) OCAJ
6 3 (1.60%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.53%) ISEB
7 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.96%) QA
2 18 (9.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.66%) Xen
1 5 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (1.06%) Docker
4 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.53%) qmail
4 1 (0.53%) Postfix
4 1 (0.53%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 30 (15.96%) Puppet
2 29 (15.43%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.26%) OpenView
4 5 (2.66%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (2.13%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.06%) Ansible
8 1 (0.53%) Salt
8 1 (0.53%) systemd
8 1 (0.53%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 50 (26.60%) Oracle
2 26 (13.83%) Informatica
3 22 (11.70%) Red Hat
3 22 (11.70%) HP
4 12 (6.38%) Microsoft
5 11 (5.85%) IBM
6 10 (5.32%) Google
7 6 (3.19%) Siemens
7 6 (3.19%) SAP
8 5 (2.66%) Siebel
8 5 (2.66%) Sun
8 5 (2.66%) VMware
8 5 (2.66%) Axway
8 5 (2.66%) Tableau
9 4 (2.13%) CA
10 2 (1.06%) Micro Focus
10 2 (1.06%) Citrix
11 1 (0.53%) Progress
11 1 (0.53%) Sybase
11 1 (0.53%) BT
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