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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 161 44 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.03% 13.54% 18.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.49% 34.38% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 37 34
Average daily rate £395 £338 £249
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.03% +35.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.69 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.50% -6.25%
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
285 128 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 42.54% 39.38% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 97 97
Average daily rate £375 £349 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% +39.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £492 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.50 - £170.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, 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.

1 161 (59.63%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (38.52%) Linux
3 81 (30.00%) .NET
4 72 (26.67%) HTML
5 71 (26.30%) JavaScript
5 71 (26.30%) J2EE
6 68 (25.19%) Oracle
7 61 (22.59%) CSS
8 57 (21.11%) TDD
9 56 (20.74%) C#
10 50 (18.52%) Python
10 50 (18.52%) Security Cleared
11 47 (17.41%) Finance
12 45 (16.67%) C++
13 44 (16.30%) Jenkins
14 42 (15.56%) Configuration Management
14 42 (15.56%) SSL
14 42 (15.56%) Spring
15 41 (15.19%) Ruby
15 41 (15.19%) Microsoft
15 41 (15.19%) SQL Server
15 41 (15.19%) Unix
16 40 (14.81%) Tomcat
16 40 (14.81%) WebSphere
17 39 (14.44%) Apache
17 39 (14.44%) HTTP
18 38 (14.07%) Scrum
18 38 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
19 37 (13.70%) Web Services
20 36 (13.33%) WebLogic

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 40 (14.81%) Tomcat
1 40 (14.81%) WebSphere
2 39 (14.44%) Apache
3 36 (13.33%) WebLogic
4 33 (12.22%) Node.js
5 32 (11.85%) IIS
6 26 (9.63%) Jetty
6 26 (9.63%) nginx
7 18 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
7 18 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 18 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
8 16 (5.93%) JBoss
9 11 (4.07%) Oracle 10gAS
10 10 (3.70%) Confluence
10 10 (3.70%) PowerExchange
11 7 (2.59%) AquaLogic
11 7 (2.59%) MQSeries
11 7 (2.59%) Tuxedo
12 6 (2.22%) Oracle Spatial
12 6 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.59%) OpenText MBPM
2 6 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.37%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.37%) Primavera
5 1 (0.37%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (4.81%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (4.81%) Google App Engine
3 13 (4.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (15.56%) SSL
2 39 (14.44%) HTTP
3 32 (11.85%) TCP/IP
4 30 (11.11%) FTP
5 26 (9.63%) Internet
6 24 (8.89%) DHCP
6 24 (8.89%) DNS
6 24 (8.89%) IPsec
7 6 (2.22%) WinSCP
8 4 (1.48%) SNMP
9 2 (0.74%) Intranet
10 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.74%) Relational Database
3 24 (8.89%) MongoDB
4 23 (8.52%) NoSQL
5 21 (7.78%) Oracle Database
5 21 (7.78%) RDBMS
6 14 (5.19%) MySQL
7 12 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (4.07%) PowerCenter
9 9 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (2.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (2.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 6 (2.22%) DB2
11 6 (2.22%) Easytrieve
11 6 (2.22%) MS Access
11 6 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (1.85%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 44 (16.30%) Jenkins
2 23 (8.52%) Git (software)
3 21 (7.78%) Subversion
4 19 (7.04%) Cucumber
4 19 (7.04%) Selenium
5 15 (5.56%) CA Gen
6 14 (5.19%) Eclipse
7 11 (4.07%) JIRA
7 11 (4.07%) Log4j
8 9 (3.33%) WebDriver
9 8 (2.96%) JUnit
9 8 (2.96%) Visual Studio
10 6 (2.22%) HP UFT
10 6 (2.22%) RSpec
11 5 (1.85%) JMeter
11 5 (1.85%) LoadRunner
11 5 (1.85%) Maven
12 3 (1.11%) Ant
13 2 (0.74%) StarTeam
14 1 (0.37%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 47 (17.41%) Finance
2 22 (8.15%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.33%) Marketing
4 6 (2.22%) Banking
4 6 (2.22%) Games
5 4 (1.48%) Electronics
5 4 (1.48%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.37%) German Language
6 1 (0.37%) Law
6 1 (0.37%) Legal
6 1 (0.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 151 (55.93%) Developer
2 103 (38.15%) Java Developer
3 29 (10.74%) Architect
4 19 (7.04%) Analyst
5 16 (5.93%) Business Analyst
5 16 (5.93%) Senior Developer
6 12 (4.44%) Technical Architect
7 11 (4.07%) Applications Developer
7 11 (4.07%) Java Architect
7 11 (4.07%) Scala Developer
7 11 (4.07%) Scrum Master
8 10 (3.70%) Digital Developer
9 9 (3.33%) Agile Developer
9 9 (3.33%) C# Developer
10 8 (2.96%) Agile Java Developer
10 8 (2.96%) Node.js Developer
10 8 (2.96%) Software Developer
11 7 (2.59%) Web Engineer
12 6 (2.22%) .NET Developer
12 6 (2.22%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (30.00%) .NET
2 72 (26.67%) HTML
3 71 (26.30%) J2EE
4 61 (22.59%) CSS
5 42 (15.56%) Spring
6 37 (13.70%) Web Services
7 31 (11.48%) Servlets
8 29 (10.74%) Java EE
9 27 (10.00%) XML
10 26 (9.63%) JSON
10 26 (9.63%) RESTful
11 24 (8.89%) XHTML
12 21 (7.78%) AngularJS
12 21 (7.78%) ASP.NET
12 21 (7.78%) HTML5
12 21 (7.78%) REST
12 21 (7.78%) SOAP
13 20 (7.41%) Hibernate
14 17 (6.30%) jQuery
15 15 (5.56%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (4.07%) Mainframe
5 10 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
6 6 (2.22%) VSAM
7 5 (1.85%) Social Media
7 5 (1.85%) User Experience
8 4 (1.48%) PKI
9 3 (1.11%) Blog
9 3 (1.11%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.74%) CESG
11 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.37%) Online Games
11 1 (0.37%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.37%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 104 (38.52%) Linux
2 41 (15.19%) Unix
3 31 (11.48%) Windows
4 24 (8.89%) AIX
5 22 (8.15%) Mac OS X
5 22 (8.15%) Solaris
6 17 (6.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.59%) OS/390
8 6 (2.22%) MVS
9 4 (1.48%) Windows Server
9 4 (1.48%) zOS
10 1 (0.37%) Android
10 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.37%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (59.63%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (21.11%) TDD
3 42 (15.56%) Configuration Management
4 38 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (14.07%) Scrum
5 28 (10.37%) Open Source
6 25 (9.26%) Test Scripting
7 23 (8.52%) BDD
7 23 (8.52%) DevOps
7 23 (8.52%) SDLC
8 22 (8.15%) Automated Testing
8 22 (8.15%) Web Operations
9 21 (7.78%) Mentoring
10 19 (7.04%) Integration Testing
10 19 (7.04%) User Stories
11 17 (6.30%) SOA
12 15 (5.56%) MVC
12 15 (5.56%) Unit Testing
12 15 (5.56%) Waterfall
13 14 (5.19%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 71 (26.30%) JavaScript
2 56 (20.74%) C#
3 50 (18.52%) Python
4 45 (16.67%) C++
5 41 (15.19%) Ruby
6 29 (10.74%) Scala
7 23 (8.52%) SQL
8 21 (7.78%) C
8 21 (7.78%) Perl
9 12 (4.44%) COBOL
9 12 (4.44%) VB
10 10 (3.70%) TypeScript
11 9 (3.33%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.59%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.22%) Assembly Language
13 6 (2.22%) CLIST
13 6 (2.22%) JCL
13 6 (2.22%) REXX
13 6 (2.22%) VBA
14 4 (1.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 26 (9.63%) SC Cleared
3 21 (7.78%) Degree
4 18 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 15 (5.56%) OCA
5 15 (5.56%) OCAJ
5 15 (5.56%) OCP
5 15 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (1.85%) BC Cleared
7 4 (1.48%) ISEB
7 4 (1.48%) OCPJP
7 4 (1.48%) OCPJWCD
8 3 (1.11%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.96%) Disclosure Scotland
1 8 (2.96%) QA
2 5 (1.85%) WCAG
3 1 (0.37%) GPG13
3 1 (0.37%) WAI
System Software
1 25 (9.26%) Xen
2 24 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (2.22%) Time Sharing Option
4 4 (1.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.37%) Docker
5 1 (0.37%) LXC
Systems Management
1 12 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (3.33%) Puppet
3 4 (1.48%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.11%) StatsD
5 1 (0.37%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.37%) Kibana
Vendors
1 68 (25.19%) Oracle
2 41 (15.19%) Microsoft
3 25 (9.26%) Axway
3 25 (9.26%) VMware
4 19 (7.04%) IBM
5 15 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 13 (4.81%) Google
6 13 (4.81%) Informatica
6 13 (4.81%) Sun
7 11 (4.07%) Genesys
7 11 (4.07%) SAP
8 10 (3.70%) CA
9 9 (3.33%) HP
10 8 (2.96%) Fujitsu
10 8 (2.96%) Micro Focus
11 6 (2.22%) Siebel
12 4 (1.48%) ServiceNow
13 3 (1.11%) OpenText
13 3 (1.11%) Tableau
13 3 (1.11%) Vignette
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