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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 8 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Contract jobs citing Java 90 48 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.68% 14.72% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.91% 33.57% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 27 4
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£375 £305 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% -20.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £389 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.16% -4.00%
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
184 143 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.06% 43.87% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 101 14
Average daily rate £373 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.16% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 £33.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% -21.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

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 7 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 7 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 72 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (40.99%) Linux
3 57 (35.40%) SQL
4 51 (31.68%) Oracle
4 51 (31.68%) Web Services
5 41 (25.47%) Open Source
6 40 (24.84%) TDD
7 38 (23.60%) J2EE
8 35 (21.74%) RESTful
9 34 (21.12%) HTML
10 33 (20.50%) UNIX
10 33 (20.50%) Security Cleared
10 33 (20.50%) NoSQL
11 32 (19.88%) MongoDB
12 29 (18.01%) WebLogic
13 28 (17.39%) Finance
13 28 (17.39%) Spring
14 27 (16.77%) Selenium
14 27 (16.77%) Oracle Database
15 26 (16.15%) Informatica
16 25 (15.53%) XML
16 25 (15.53%) Ruby
16 25 (15.53%) Scala
17 24 (14.91%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (14.29%) QA
18 23 (14.29%) SOAP
18 23 (14.29%) Configuration Management
19 22 (13.66%) JSON
20 21 (13.04%) ITIL
20 21 (13.04%) Python

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 29 (18.01%) WebLogic
2 13 (8.07%) JBoss
2 13 (8.07%) Apache
3 12 (7.45%) Confluence
4 11 (6.83%) AquaLogic
4 11 (6.83%) WebSphere
4 11 (6.83%) Tomcat
5 10 (6.21%) Node.js
6 5 (3.11%) Jetty
6 5 (3.11%) nginx
6 5 (3.11%) FileNet
6 5 (3.11%) IIS
6 5 (3.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.48%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.86%) Oracle 10gAS
8 3 (1.86%) SAS
9 2 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.62%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (3.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) Windchill
2 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.48%) Teamcenter
3 3 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.86%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.62%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (6.21%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.11%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (3.11%) Google App Engine
4 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.04%) LDAP
2 14 (8.70%) HTTP
3 10 (6.21%) SSL
4 5 (3.11%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.11%) DNS
4 5 (3.11%) DHCP
4 5 (3.11%) FTP
4 5 (3.11%) IPsec
4 5 (3.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.48%) Network Security
6 1 (0.62%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.62%) Converged Networks
6 1 (0.62%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.50%) NoSQL
2 32 (19.88%) MongoDB
3 27 (16.77%) Oracle Database
4 21 (13.04%) Relational Database
5 16 (9.94%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (4.35%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.11%) MySQL
7 5 (3.11%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 2 (1.24%) Big Data
10 2 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.62%) Redis
11 1 (0.62%) Sybase ASE
11 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (16.77%) Selenium
2 20 (12.42%) Jenkins
3 19 (11.80%) Ant
4 15 (9.32%) JIRA
5 12 (7.45%) Subversion
6 8 (4.97%) Git (software)
7 7 (4.35%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.73%) HP UFT
9 5 (3.11%) Sahi
9 5 (3.11%) WATIR
9 5 (3.11%) WebDriver
10 4 (2.48%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.86%) JUnit
11 3 (1.86%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.24%) LoadRunner
12 2 (1.24%) StarTeam
12 2 (1.24%) RSpec
12 2 (1.24%) NeoLoad
13 1 (0.62%) Facilita Forecast
13 1 (0.62%) LoadUI
General
1 28 (17.39%) Finance
2 11 (6.83%) Manufacturing
3 9 (5.59%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.11%) Electronics
4 5 (3.11%) Marketing
5 1 (0.62%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.62%) Games
5 1 (0.62%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 57 (35.40%) Developer
2 39 (24.22%) Java Developer
3 26 (16.15%) Architect
4 22 (13.66%) Technical Architect
5 19 (11.80%) Analyst
6 10 (6.21%) Senior Architect
7 9 (5.59%) Senior Technical Architect
8 8 (4.97%) QA Analyst
8 8 (4.97%) Digital Architect
8 8 (4.97%) Digital Technical Architect
9 7 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (4.35%) Test Analyst
10 6 (3.73%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.73%) QA Test Analyst
11 5 (3.11%) Informatica Developer
11 5 (3.11%) COBOL Analyst
11 5 (3.11%) Consultant
11 5 (3.11%) Administrator
12 4 (2.48%) Programmer
12 4 (2.48%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (31.68%) Web Services
2 38 (23.60%) J2EE
3 35 (21.74%) RESTful
4 34 (21.12%) HTML
5 28 (17.39%) Spring
6 25 (15.53%) XML
7 23 (14.29%) SOAP
8 22 (13.66%) JSON
9 18 (11.18%) CSS
10 17 (10.56%) JMS
11 15 (9.32%) Django
11 15 (9.32%) Middleware
12 13 (8.07%) HTML5
13 12 (7.45%) JNDI
13 12 (7.45%) JDBC
14 11 (6.83%) .NET
14 11 (6.83%) Hibernate
15 10 (6.21%) Java EE
16 9 (5.59%) Mustache
16 9 (5.59%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.45%) Clustering
2 10 (6.21%) User Experience
3 5 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.11%) DataPower
3 5 (3.11%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.11%) DTV
4 4 (2.48%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.48%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.24%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.24%) HP Superdome
5 2 (1.24%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.24%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.24%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.62%) NHS
6 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.62%) GIS
6 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 66 (40.99%) Linux
2 33 (20.50%) UNIX
3 21 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (5.59%) VME
5 7 (4.35%) Mac OS X
6 6 (3.73%) AIX
7 5 (3.11%) Windows
8 4 (2.48%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (25.47%) Open Source
3 40 (24.84%) TDD
4 24 (14.91%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 21 (13.04%) ITIL
6 21 (13.04%) BDD
7 20 (12.42%) Problem Management
7 20 (12.42%) Service Management
8 19 (11.80%) SOA
8 19 (11.80%) Test Automation
9 17 (10.56%) Scrum
9 17 (10.56%) Mentoring
10 16 (9.94%) Automated Testing
11 13 (8.07%) Root Cause Analysis
11 13 (8.07%) Web Development
12 12 (7.45%) High Availability
12 12 (7.45%) Kanban
13 11 (6.83%) Test Scripting
13 11 (6.83%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (35.40%) SQL
2 25 (15.53%) Ruby
2 25 (15.53%) Scala
3 21 (13.04%) Python
3 21 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 19 (11.80%) Shell Script
4 19 (11.80%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 15 (9.32%) PL/SQL
6 11 (6.83%) Bash Shell
7 9 (5.59%) COBOL
8 8 (4.97%) Perl
9 6 (3.73%) C++
9 6 (3.73%) C
10 3 (1.86%) VBA
11 2 (1.24%) C#
11 2 (1.24%) PHP
11 2 (1.24%) VB
12 1 (0.62%) XPath
12 1 (0.62%) Groovy
12 1 (0.62%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 33 (20.50%) Security Cleared
2 19 (11.80%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.73%) Degree
3 6 (3.73%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (3.11%) OCP
4 5 (3.11%) OCA
4 5 (3.11%) OCAJ
5 2 (1.24%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.62%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.29%) QA
2 18 (11.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.11%) Xen
1 5 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.62%) Docker
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (11.18%) Puppet
1 18 (11.18%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.97%) OpenView
3 4 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.62%) Ansible
5 1 (0.62%) Salt
Vendors
1 51 (31.68%) Oracle
2 26 (16.15%) Informatica
3 20 (12.42%) HP
3 20 (12.42%) Red Hat
4 11 (6.83%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.21%) Google
6 7 (4.35%) IBM
7 6 (3.73%) SAP
8 5 (3.11%) Siebel
8 5 (3.11%) Business Objects
8 5 (3.11%) Sun
8 5 (3.11%) VMware
8 5 (3.11%) Axway
9 4 (2.48%) Tableau
9 4 (2.48%) Siemens
10 2 (1.24%) Citrix
10 2 (1.24%) Micro Focus
10 2 (1.24%) EnterpriseDB
11 1 (0.62%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.62%) BT
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