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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 13 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 91 148 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.57% 23.23% 13.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.85% 57.81% 38.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 92 38
Median daily rate £350 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £42.84 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.78% +14.22%

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
277 256 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 38.26% 40.19% 35.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 158 95
Median daily rate £350 £380 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 0
Median hourly rate £53.50 £20.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+164.19% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Java.

1 150 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (31.15%) TDD
3 80 (30.77%) Linux
4 71 (27.31%) SQL
5 70 (26.92%) Windows
6 63 (24.23%) C#
7 62 (23.85%) JavaScript
8 60 (23.08%) Unix
9 58 (22.31%) XML
9 58 (22.31%) Selenium
9 58 (22.31%) Open Source
10 56 (21.54%) BDD
10 56 (21.54%) Ruby
11 55 (21.15%) .NET
12 54 (20.77%) C
12 54 (20.77%) Scrum
13 52 (20.00%) Test Automation
14 49 (18.85%) Continuous Integration
15 47 (18.08%) Cucumber
16 46 (17.69%) QA
17 45 (17.31%) DevOps
17 45 (17.31%) HTML
18 43 (16.54%) Web Services
18 43 (16.54%) Scala
19 42 (16.15%) Oracle
19 42 (16.15%) Configuration Management
20 40 (15.38%) Jenkins
21 39 (15.00%) AIX
22 38 (14.62%) Perl
22 38 (14.62%) Node.js

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 34 (13.08%) Confluence
2 32 (12.31%) WebLogic
3 25 (9.62%) Tomcat
4 23 (8.85%) WebSphere
5 17 (6.54%) WebSphere Application Server
6 16 (6.15%) nginx
7 15 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
8 14 (5.38%) Tuxedo
9 12 (4.62%) JBoss
10 11 (4.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 10 (3.85%) Apache
11 10 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
12 9 (3.46%) MQSeries
12 9 (3.46%) Oracle Application Server
13 8 (3.08%) FileNet
14 7 (2.69%) IIS
15 6 (2.31%) AquaLogic
15 6 (2.31%) Jetty
15 6 (2.31%) Mongrel
16 4 (1.54%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.08%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (2.31%) OpenText MBPM
3 4 (1.54%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.77%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.38%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.62%) IaaS
1 12 (4.62%) PaaS
1 12 (4.62%) SaaS
2 11 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.85%) GitHub
4 6 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.31%) Google App Engine
4 6 (2.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.92%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.77%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (0.77%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.77%) HP Helion
6 2 (0.77%) Linode
7 1 (0.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.62%) SSL
2 16 (6.15%) TCP/IP
3 13 (5.00%) LDAP
4 12 (4.62%) Internet
5 11 (4.23%) HTTP
6 8 (3.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (3.08%) Network Security
7 7 (2.69%) DHCP
7 7 (2.69%) DNS
8 6 (2.31%) FTP
8 6 (2.31%) IPsec
9 2 (0.77%) SNMP
10 1 (0.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.46%) MongoDB
2 33 (12.69%) SQL Server
3 18 (6.92%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 9 (3.46%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.46%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (3.08%) MySQL
7 8 (3.08%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.54%) DB2
9 3 (1.15%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.77%) DataStage
10 2 (0.77%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.77%) HBase
10 2 (0.77%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (0.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (0.77%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 58 (22.31%) Selenium
2 47 (18.08%) Cucumber
3 40 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 36 (13.85%) JIRA
5 32 (12.31%) Git (software)
6 21 (8.08%) HP UFT
7 19 (7.31%) Sahi
7 19 (7.31%) WATIR
8 17 (6.54%) WebDriver
9 12 (4.62%) JUnit
10 10 (3.85%) RSpec
11 9 (3.46%) Eclipse
11 9 (3.46%) NetBeans
12 8 (3.08%) GCC
12 8 (3.08%) GDB
12 8 (3.08%) GitLab
12 8 (3.08%) IntelliJ
12 8 (3.08%) SoapUI
13 7 (2.69%) JMeter
13 7 (2.69%) Protractor
General
1 15 (5.77%) Finance
2 7 (2.69%) Manufacturing
2 7 (2.69%) Retail
3 5 (1.92%) Games
4 2 (0.77%) Banking
4 2 (0.77%) Law
5 1 (0.38%) French Language
5 1 (0.38%) German Language
5 1 (0.38%) Marketing
5 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 100 (38.46%) Developer
2 55 (21.15%) Java Developer
3 23 (8.85%) Tester
4 20 (7.69%) Scala Developer
5 19 (7.31%) Support Engineer
6 18 (6.92%) Analyst
7 17 (6.54%) Architect
8 16 (6.15%) Automation Tester
8 16 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
9 15 (5.77%) Java Scala Developer
10 13 (5.00%) C++ Developer
10 13 (5.00%) QA Engineer
11 10 (3.85%) Agile Developer
11 10 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
11 10 (3.85%) C# Developer
11 10 (3.85%) Development Analyst
11 10 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 10 (3.85%) Node.js Developer
11 10 (3.85%) Software Developer
11 10 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (22.31%) XML
2 55 (21.15%) .NET
3 45 (17.31%) HTML
4 43 (16.54%) Web Services
5 38 (14.62%) Node.js
6 35 (13.46%) CSS
7 32 (12.31%) J2EE
8 30 (11.54%) Spring
9 25 (9.62%) RESTful
10 23 (8.85%) AngularJS
11 19 (7.31%) Gherkin
12 16 (6.15%) REST
13 15 (5.77%) JSON
13 15 (5.77%) Struts
14 14 (5.38%) jQuery
14 14 (5.38%) Middleware
15 13 (5.00%) ASP.NET
15 13 (5.00%) Software Packaging
16 12 (4.62%) SOAP
17 10 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.08%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 10 (3.85%) IBM Mainframe
5 8 (3.08%) DataPower
6 6 (2.31%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.31%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.15%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.15%) NHS
7 3 (1.15%) User Experience
8 2 (0.77%) Clustering
8 2 (0.77%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.77%) PKI
8 2 (0.77%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.77%) Replication
9 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.38%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 80 (30.77%) Linux
2 70 (26.92%) Windows
3 60 (23.08%) Unix
4 39 (15.00%) AIX
5 30 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 28 (10.77%) Solaris
7 22 (8.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (5.38%) zOS
9 9 (3.46%) OS/390
10 8 (3.08%) MVS
10 8 (3.08%) Windows 7
11 6 (2.31%) CentOS
11 6 (2.31%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.92%) HPUX
12 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.92%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.77%) VME
13 2 (0.77%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (31.15%) TDD
3 58 (22.31%) Open Source
4 56 (21.54%) BDD
5 54 (20.77%) Scrum
6 52 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 49 (18.85%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (17.31%) DevOps
9 42 (16.15%) Configuration Management
10 37 (14.23%) Microservices
11 35 (13.46%) Software Engineering
12 33 (12.69%) ITIL
13 32 (12.31%) Automated Testing
14 31 (11.92%) Data Management
15 30 (11.54%) Unit Testing
16 28 (10.77%) Change Management
17 26 (10.00%) Problem Management
18 22 (8.46%) Continuous Delivery
18 22 (8.46%) Kanban
19 21 (8.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 71 (27.31%) SQL
2 63 (24.23%) C#
3 62 (23.85%) JavaScript
4 56 (21.54%) Ruby
5 54 (20.77%) C
6 43 (16.54%) Scala
7 38 (14.62%) Perl
8 32 (12.31%) Python
9 29 (11.15%) VB
10 25 (9.62%) C++
11 17 (6.54%) Shell Script
12 12 (4.62%) Groovy
13 5 (1.92%) PHP
13 5 (1.92%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.15%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.15%) Jython
14 3 (1.15%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.15%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.77%) ABAP
16 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (14.62%) Security Cleared
2 25 (9.62%) BPSS Clearance
3 22 (8.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.54%) Degree
6 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.15%) MCSA
6 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (17.69%) QA
2 16 (6.15%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (3.08%) WCAG
4 4 (1.54%) WAI
5 2 (0.77%) SLA
6 1 (0.38%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (4.62%) Docker
2 11 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.46%) Active Directory
4 8 (3.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 8 (3.08%) Xen
5 4 (1.54%) LXC
6 3 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.15%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (1.15%) vSphere
7 2 (0.77%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.38%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 38 (14.62%) Puppet
2 26 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.46%) Ansible
4 8 (3.08%) Tivoli
5 7 (2.69%) Control-M
5 7 (2.69%) Terraform
6 6 (2.31%) ZABBIX
7 5 (1.92%) Nagios
8 3 (1.15%) OpenNMS
8 3 (1.15%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.38%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.38%) OVPA
Vendors
1 42 (16.15%) Oracle
2 36 (13.85%) Microsoft
3 32 (12.31%) IBM
4 19 (7.31%) Sun
5 18 (6.92%) HP
6 16 (6.15%) CA
6 16 (6.15%) Red Hat
7 15 (5.77%) Atlassian
8 14 (5.38%) Axway
9 11 (4.23%) VMware
10 9 (3.46%) Google
10 9 (3.46%) Siebel
11 8 (3.08%) Informatica
12 5 (1.92%) TIBCO
13 4 (1.54%) Fujitsu
13 4 (1.54%) Rackspace
14 2 (0.77%) Cloudera
14 2 (0.77%) Pega
14 2 (0.77%) SaltStack
14 2 (0.77%) SAP
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