The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 34 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 25 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.49% 2.93% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 3.18% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 1
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£316 £285 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.96% +7.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
Java Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
670 598 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 93.58% 92.14% 91.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 361 114
Average daily rate £344 £296 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.10% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 22 26
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.25 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.31% -16.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.93 £12.18 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £29.50 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the North East region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the North East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the North East region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +7 21 £320 +12.28% 4
Durham - 1 - - 1
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.00%) Spring
3 19 (38.00%) J2EE
4 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (30.00%) HTML
6 14 (28.00%) TDD
7 13 (26.00%) Oracle
7 13 (26.00%) CSS
8 12 (24.00%) MVC
8 12 (24.00%) Scala
9 9 (18.00%) jQuery
9 9 (18.00%) Hibernate
9 9 (18.00%) SOAP
9 9 (18.00%) XML
10 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
10 8 (16.00%) Python
10 8 (16.00%) JSP
10 8 (16.00%) Finance
11 7 (14.00%) JSF
11 7 (14.00%) JUnit
11 7 (14.00%) Marketing
11 7 (14.00%) JSON
11 7 (14.00%) JPA
12 6 (12.00%) Java EE
12 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
12 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
12 6 (12.00%) Play Framework
12 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
12 6 (12.00%) SQL

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.00%) JBoss
3 3 (6.00%) CMS
4 2 (4.00%) Apache
4 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.00%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) JUnit
2 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.00%) Subversion
4 3 (6.00%) Selenium
5 2 (4.00%) Maven
5 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.00%) JIRA
6 1 (2.00%) Hudson
6 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Marketing
3 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.00%) Electronics
4 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.00%) Advertising
6 2 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) J2EE
1 19 (38.00%) Spring
2 15 (30.00%) HTML
3 13 (26.00%) CSS
4 9 (18.00%) SOAP
4 9 (18.00%) XML
4 9 (18.00%) Hibernate
4 9 (18.00%) jQuery
5 8 (16.00%) JSP
6 7 (14.00%) JSF
6 7 (14.00%) JSON
6 7 (14.00%) JPA
7 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (12.00%) Play Framework
7 6 (12.00%) Java EE
8 5 (10.00%) Web Services
9 3 (6.00%) Ajax
9 3 (6.00%) CSS3
9 3 (6.00%) HTML5
9 3 (6.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) DTV
2 3 (6.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.00%) Open Source
3 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) GIS
4 1 (2.00%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Mac OS X
2 4 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.00%) TDD
3 12 (24.00%) MVC
4 6 (12.00%) Scrum
5 5 (10.00%) Web Design
5 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.00%) Programme Management
6 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.00%) Web Development
6 4 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (6.00%) BDD
7 3 (6.00%) Microservices
8 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.00%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.00%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.00%) Workflow
8 2 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.00%) Scala
4 8 (16.00%) Python
5 6 (12.00%) SQL
6 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 5 (10.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) OCP
3 1 (2.00%) OCA
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) OCAJ
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) SAP
2 4 (8.00%) Google
3 1 (2.00%) Nuxeo
3 1 (2.00%) Informatica
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