The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 18 7
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs citing Java 45 9 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.55% 5.33% 12.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.03% 25.00% 41.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 7 31
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £325 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £407 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
155 36 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 46.69% 21.30% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 21 66
Average daily rate £300 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £251 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £395 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
Average hourly rate £33.00 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% +21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Java
Tyne and Wear

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, 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 54 (45.76%) Oracle
2 35 (29.66%) UNIX
3 30 (25.42%) Security Cleared
4 29 (24.58%) JBoss
5 28 (23.73%) Linux
5 28 (23.73%) .NET
6 27 (22.88%) Spring
6 27 (22.88%) Test Scripting
6 27 (22.88%) HTML
7 25 (21.19%) SC Cleared
8 24 (20.34%) CSS
9 23 (19.49%) Middleware
10 22 (18.64%) Finance
10 22 (18.64%) Oracle Fusion
11 21 (17.80%) Manufacturing
11 21 (17.80%) SQL Server
12 19 (16.10%) SQL
12 19 (16.10%) C++
12 19 (16.10%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (16.10%) Jenkins
13 17 (14.41%) Play Framework
13 17 (14.41%) Relational Database
13 17 (14.41%) Software Engineering
13 17 (14.41%) C#
13 17 (14.41%) SAS
13 17 (14.41%) RDBMS
13 17 (14.41%) Configuration Management
14 16 (13.56%) SOA
14 16 (13.56%) WebLogic
14 16 (13.56%) Maven

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 17 (14.41%) SAS
2 16 (13.56%) WebLogic
3 15 (12.71%) WebSphere
4 10 (8.47%) Mule
4 10 (8.47%) Tuxedo
5 9 (7.63%) LiveCycle
6 5 (4.24%) Apache
7 4 (3.39%) FileNet
8 3 (2.54%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (2.54%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.69%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.69%) Documentum
9 2 (1.69%) Oracle 10gAS
9 2 (1.69%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) MS Office
2 3 (2.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.39%) SSL
1 4 (3.39%) Intranet
1 4 (3.39%) LDAP
2 3 (2.54%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) Firewall
3 1 (0.85%) Wireless
3 1 (0.85%) VoIP
3 1 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.80%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.41%) RDBMS
2 17 (14.41%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.78%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.54%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.54%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.69%) DB2
5 2 (1.69%) MySQL
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (16.10%) Jenkins
2 16 (13.56%) Maven
3 14 (11.86%) JUnit
4 11 (9.32%) Subversion
4 11 (9.32%) Git (software)
5 10 (8.47%) Selenium
6 8 (6.78%) PVCS
7 5 (4.24%) Eclipse
7 5 (4.24%) WebDriver
7 5 (4.24%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.24%) Hudson
8 4 (3.39%) StarTeam
8 4 (3.39%) RSpec
General
1 22 (18.64%) Finance
2 21 (17.80%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.24%) Electronics
3 5 (4.24%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.24%) Marketing
4 4 (3.39%) Games
5 2 (1.69%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.85%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (50.00%) Developer
2 28 (23.73%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.56%) Software Engineer
4 14 (11.86%) Analyst
5 11 (9.32%) Applications Support
6 8 (6.78%) SOA Developer
7 6 (5.08%) Programmer
8 5 (4.24%) Applications Developer
8 5 (4.24%) Applications Specialist
9 4 (3.39%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.39%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (2.54%) Test Engineer
10 3 (2.54%) Java Programmer
10 3 (2.54%) Applications Consultant
10 3 (2.54%) Support Consultant
10 3 (2.54%) Consultant
10 3 (2.54%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (2.54%) Test Analyst
10 3 (2.54%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (23.73%) .NET
2 27 (22.88%) HTML
2 27 (22.88%) Spring
3 24 (20.34%) CSS
4 23 (19.49%) Middleware
5 22 (18.64%) Oracle Fusion
6 17 (14.41%) Play Framework
7 15 (12.71%) XSLT
8 13 (11.02%) Web Services
9 12 (10.17%) JMS
10 11 (9.32%) XML
10 11 (9.32%) HTML5
11 10 (8.47%) Apache CXF
12 9 (7.63%) jQuery
13 8 (6.78%) Spring MVC
14 7 (5.93%) Java SE
14 7 (5.93%) Java EE
15 6 (5.08%) Ajax
15 6 (5.08%) J2EE
15 6 (5.08%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.24%) DTV
1 5 (4.24%) GIS
1 5 (4.24%) Open Source
2 4 (3.39%) Statistics
3 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 35 (29.66%) UNIX
2 28 (23.73%) Linux
3 11 (9.32%) Windows
4 5 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.39%) AIX
6 1 (0.85%) Android
6 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.88%) Test Scripting
2 19 (16.10%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (14.41%) Software Engineering
3 17 (14.41%) Configuration Management
4 16 (13.56%) SOA
5 15 (12.71%) Integration Testing
6 14 (11.86%) TDD
7 10 (8.47%) ITIL
7 10 (8.47%) Problem Management
8 8 (6.78%) MVC
9 7 (5.93%) Scrum
9 7 (5.93%) Test Automation
9 7 (5.93%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (5.93%) User Stories
10 6 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.08%) Programme Management
10 6 (5.08%) Automated Testing
11 5 (4.24%) Incident Management
11 5 (4.24%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.24%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.10%) C++
1 19 (16.10%) SQL
2 17 (14.41%) C#
3 16 (13.56%) Scala
4 14 (11.86%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.47%) C
5 10 (8.47%) VB.NET
6 9 (7.63%) COBOL
6 9 (7.63%) PL/1
7 8 (6.78%) Ruby
8 5 (4.24%) Python
9 4 (3.39%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.39%) Perl
10 1 (0.85%) PHP
10 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.85%) Pascal
10 1 (0.85%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 30 (25.42%) Security Cleared
2 25 (21.19%) SC Cleared
3 14 (11.86%) Degree
4 4 (3.39%) ISEB
5 3 (2.54%) OCAJ
5 3 (2.54%) OCP
5 3 (2.54%) OCA
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.69%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.85%) PMP
7 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.85%) GIAC
7 1 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.85%) CEH
7 1 (0.85%) CISMP
7 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.85%) CISSP
7 1 (0.85%) APMP
7 1 (0.85%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (1.69%) Puppet
1 2 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.85%) OpenView
2 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 54 (45.76%) Oracle
2 29 (24.58%) JBoss
3 11 (9.32%) TIBCO
4 10 (8.47%) Adobe
4 10 (8.47%) WSO2
5 9 (7.63%) Curam
6 7 (5.93%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.24%) SAP
7 5 (4.24%) HP
7 5 (4.24%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.39%) Borland
8 4 (3.39%) Informatica
8 4 (3.39%) Sun
8 4 (3.39%) Siebel
8 4 (3.39%) IBM
8 4 (3.39%) Business Objects
9 3 (2.54%) Axway
9 3 (2.54%) hybris
10 1 (0.85%) Lotus
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