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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 40 50 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 22 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.40% 2.30% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.66% 2.55% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 1
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£310 £250 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -5.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £38.20
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.71%
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
601 509 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.89% 89.93% 91.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 292 116
Average daily rate £345 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.45% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £179 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 29 28
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.51 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.35 £34.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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
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 27 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +11 17 £313 +25.00% 5
Durham - 1 - -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 47 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (40.43%) J2EE
4 18 (38.30%) Spring
5 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
6 15 (31.91%) HTML
7 14 (29.79%) Oracle
8 13 (27.66%) CSS
8 13 (27.66%) TDD
8 13 (27.66%) MVC
9 11 (23.40%) SOAP
9 11 (23.40%) Scala
10 10 (21.28%) XML
11 9 (19.15%) JSP
11 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
11 9 (19.15%) jQuery
12 8 (17.02%) Finance
12 8 (17.02%) Tomcat
13 7 (14.89%) Python
13 7 (14.89%) Linux
13 7 (14.89%) JUnit
13 7 (14.89%) Java EE
13 7 (14.89%) JSON
13 7 (14.89%) JSF
13 7 (14.89%) JPA
13 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
14 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
14 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
14 6 (12.77%) Marketing
14 6 (12.77%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (17.02%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.77%) JBoss
3 3 (6.38%) CMS
4 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.13%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.26%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) JUnit
2 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.64%) Subversion
4 3 (6.38%) Selenium
5 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.13%) Maven
5 1 (2.13%) JIRA
5 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Marketing
3 5 (10.64%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.38%) Advertising
4 3 (6.38%) Electronics
4 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (40.43%) J2EE
2 18 (38.30%) Spring
3 15 (31.91%) HTML
4 13 (27.66%) CSS
5 11 (23.40%) SOAP
6 10 (21.28%) XML
7 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
7 9 (19.15%) jQuery
7 9 (19.15%) JSP
8 7 (14.89%) JSF
8 7 (14.89%) Java EE
8 7 (14.89%) JSON
8 7 (14.89%) JPA
9 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
10 5 (10.64%) Play Framework
10 5 (10.64%) Web Services
11 4 (8.51%) Ajax
11 4 (8.51%) HTML5
11 4 (8.51%) CSS3
12 3 (6.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) DTV
1 3 (6.38%) Visualisation
1 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.26%) Open Source
2 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.13%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Online Gambling
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) UNIX
3 4 (8.51%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.13%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.66%) TDD
2 13 (27.66%) MVC
3 5 (10.64%) Scrum
3 5 (10.64%) Web Design
3 5 (10.64%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (8.51%) Web Development
5 3 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (6.38%) SOA
5 3 (6.38%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.38%) Web Application Development
5 3 (6.38%) BDD
5 3 (6.38%) Microservices
6 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.26%) Workflow
6 2 (4.26%) Migration
6 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
3 11 (23.40%) Scala
4 7 (14.89%) Python
5 6 (12.77%) SQL
6 5 (10.64%) Ruby
6 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.13%) C#
7 1 (2.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) OCAJ
3 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) OCP
3 2 (4.26%) OCA
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) SAP
2 3 (6.38%) Google
3 1 (2.13%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (2.13%) Nuxeo
3 1 (2.13%) Informatica
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