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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 53 34 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 14.68% 16.92% 7.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.55% 46.58% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 19 5
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£339 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.91% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £201 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £505 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.93 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.38% -0.20%
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
134 73 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 37.12% 36.32% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 41 26
Average daily rate £349 £260 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.13% -9.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Average hourly rate - £170.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +871.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -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 23 January 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 23 January 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.

1 108 (54.27%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (44.72%) Linux
3 87 (43.72%) Scala
4 77 (38.69%) Ruby
5 71 (35.68%) Python
6 70 (35.18%) HTML
7 61 (30.65%) UNIX
8 53 (26.63%) CSS
9 49 (24.62%) Oracle
10 48 (24.12%) C#
11 44 (22.11%) JSON
11 44 (22.11%) HTML5
11 44 (22.11%) Relational Database
12 43 (21.61%) RESTful
13 38 (19.10%) Mentoring
14 36 (18.09%) Security Cleared
15 35 (17.59%) Open Source
16 34 (17.09%) Scrum
17 33 (16.58%) JavaScript
17 33 (16.58%) SQL
17 33 (16.58%) Web Development
17 33 (16.58%) Spring
18 31 (15.58%) Subversion
18 31 (15.58%) Git (software)
19 28 (14.07%) REST
19 28 (14.07%) CSS3
19 28 (14.07%) WebLogic
19 28 (14.07%) HTTP
19 28 (14.07%) Finance
19 28 (14.07%) Configuration Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 28 (14.07%) WebLogic
2 18 (9.05%) Confluence
3 16 (8.04%) AquaLogic
4 10 (5.03%) JBoss
5 8 (4.02%) SAS
5 8 (4.02%) Node.js
6 5 (2.51%) Tuxedo
7 4 (2.01%) MQSeries
7 4 (2.01%) Apache
8 3 (1.51%) Oracle 10gAS
8 3 (1.51%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.50%) Mule
10 1 (0.50%) Jetty
10 1 (0.50%) Documentum
10 1 (0.50%) IIS
10 1 (0.50%) CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.02%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.51%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (1.51%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.07%) HTTP
2 7 (3.52%) SAN
2 7 (3.52%) Intranet
2 7 (3.52%) Internet
3 5 (2.51%) LDAP
4 3 (1.51%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (22.11%) Relational Database
2 26 (13.07%) Oracle Database
3 16 (8.04%) NoSQL
4 15 (7.54%) MongoDB
5 13 (6.53%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.52%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.01%) DB2
7 4 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.01%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.50%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 31 (15.58%) Subversion
1 31 (15.58%) Git (software)
2 25 (12.56%) Jenkins
3 22 (11.06%) Selenium
4 19 (9.55%) JIRA
5 17 (8.54%) JUnit
6 7 (3.52%) PVCS
7 6 (3.02%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.51%) RSpec
8 5 (2.51%) WebDriver
8 5 (2.51%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.51%) Ant
9 3 (1.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (14.07%) Finance
2 9 (4.52%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.02%) Marketing
4 6 (3.02%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.01%) Electronics
6 3 (1.51%) Advertising
7 2 (1.01%) Games
7 2 (1.01%) Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.50%) Front Office
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
8 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 102 (51.26%) Developer
2 38 (19.10%) Java Developer
3 24 (12.06%) Senior Developer
4 19 (9.55%) Scala Developer
5 18 (9.05%) Architect
6 13 (6.53%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (6.53%) Analyst
7 10 (5.03%) Front-End Developer
7 10 (5.03%) Lead Architect
7 10 (5.03%) Digital Architect
7 10 (5.03%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 8 (4.02%) Consultant
8 8 (4.02%) ScrumMaster
9 7 (3.52%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 7 (3.52%) DBA
9 7 (3.52%) Lead Developer
10 6 (3.02%) Administrator
10 6 (3.02%) Applications Support
10 6 (3.02%) Oracle DBA
10 6 (3.02%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (35.18%) HTML
2 53 (26.63%) CSS
3 44 (22.11%) JSON
3 44 (22.11%) HTML5
4 43 (21.61%) RESTful
5 33 (16.58%) Spring
6 28 (14.07%) REST
6 28 (14.07%) CSS3
7 27 (13.57%) J2EE
7 27 (13.57%) Ajax
8 26 (13.07%) Django
9 21 (10.55%) SOAP
10 19 (9.55%) Web Services
10 19 (9.55%) Middleware
11 16 (8.04%) Java EE
12 12 (6.03%) JSF
12 12 (6.03%) Play Framework
13 11 (5.53%) JMS
14 8 (4.02%) Mustache
14 8 (4.02%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.59%) Open Source
2 14 (7.04%) Visualisation
3 7 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.01%) DTV
4 4 (2.01%) Clustering
5 2 (1.01%) User Experience
6 1 (0.50%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.50%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 89 (44.72%) Linux
2 61 (30.65%) UNIX
3 25 (12.56%) Mac OS X
4 19 (9.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (6.53%) Windows
6 12 (6.03%) VME
7 3 (1.51%) HPUX
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.50%) Android
9 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (54.27%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (19.10%) Mentoring
3 34 (17.09%) Scrum
4 33 (16.58%) Web Development
5 28 (14.07%) Configuration Management
6 26 (13.07%) Automated Testing
7 23 (11.56%) SOA
7 23 (11.56%) Web Design
7 23 (11.56%) Responsive Web Design
8 22 (11.06%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (8.04%) TDD
10 13 (6.53%) ITIL
11 12 (6.03%) Problem Management
11 12 (6.03%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (5.53%) DevOps
12 11 (5.53%) Line Management
12 11 (5.53%) Test Scripting
13 10 (5.03%) Migration
14 9 (4.52%) Software Engineering
14 9 (4.52%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (43.72%) Scala
2 77 (38.69%) Ruby
3 71 (35.68%) Python
4 48 (24.12%) C#
5 33 (16.58%) JavaScript
5 33 (16.58%) SQL
6 15 (7.54%) PL/SQL
7 12 (6.03%) COBOL
8 6 (3.02%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.02%) C++
9 5 (2.51%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 3 (1.51%) PHP
11 2 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (18.09%) Security Cleared
2 23 (11.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.01%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) OCAJ
4 1 (0.50%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) ISEB
4 1 (0.50%) OCP
4 1 (0.50%) OCA
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.03%) SLA
2 6 (3.02%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) WCAG
3 1 (0.50%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (1.51%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 20 (10.05%) Puppet
1 20 (10.05%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (9.05%) OpenView
3 3 (1.51%) Ganglia
3 3 (1.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.51%) Nagios
3 3 (1.51%) collectd
4 2 (1.01%) OVSD
5 1 (0.50%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 49 (24.62%) Oracle
2 24 (12.06%) HP
3 19 (9.55%) Red Hat
4 10 (5.03%) Informatica
4 10 (5.03%) Micro Focus
5 6 (3.02%) Splunk
6 4 (2.01%) SAP
6 4 (2.01%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.51%) Google
8 2 (1.01%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.50%) hybris
9 1 (0.50%) InterSystems
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