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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 17 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 78 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 8.46% 2.89% 5.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.93% 3.07% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 15 10
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £350 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+18.24% +2.06%
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
873 587 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 94.69% 94.37% 93.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 355 222
Average daily rate £380 £350 £282
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +24.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 54
Average hourly rate £15.25 £16.16 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% -4.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £38.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +15 70 £325 - 7
Durham +6 1 £450 -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 127 (100.00%) Java
2 92 (72.44%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (43.31%) HTML
4 51 (40.16%) CSS
5 48 (37.80%) JavaScript
6 44 (34.65%) Oracle
7 43 (33.86%) Spring
8 40 (31.50%) TDD
9 37 (29.13%) Finance
10 31 (24.41%) Web Services
11 30 (23.62%) SQL Server
12 28 (22.05%) Linux
13 25 (19.69%) Java EE
14 24 (18.90%) J2EE
14 24 (18.90%) Security Cleared
15 23 (18.11%) Manufacturing
15 23 (18.11%) Hibernate
16 22 (17.32%) XML
17 21 (16.54%) Node.js
18 20 (15.75%) RESTful
19 19 (14.96%) BDD
19 19 (14.96%) Mentoring
19 19 (14.96%) JBoss
20 18 (14.17%) XHTML
20 18 (14.17%) RDBMS
20 18 (14.17%) SDLC
20 18 (14.17%) AngularJS
20 18 (14.17%) Relational Database
20 18 (14.17%) HTML5
20 18 (14.17%) Integration Testing

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 21 (16.54%) Node.js
2 19 (14.96%) JBoss
3 14 (11.02%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.72%) Apache
5 5 (3.94%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.94%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.36%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.57%) CMS
7 2 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.36%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (1.57%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.02%) Internet
2 7 (5.51%) HTTP
3 3 (2.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.62%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.17%) RDBMS
2 18 (14.17%) Relational Database
3 16 (12.60%) MongoDB
3 16 (12.60%) MySQL
4 12 (9.45%) NoSQL
5 8 (6.30%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.15%) SQLite
7 3 (2.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.79%) Big Data
8 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.79%) HBase
8 1 (0.79%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (12.60%) Git (software)
1 16 (12.60%) Subversion
2 8 (6.30%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.72%) Maven
4 4 (3.15%) JIRA
5 3 (2.36%) Ant
5 3 (2.36%) StarTeam
6 2 (1.57%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.57%) JUnit
7 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.79%) Bower
7 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.79%) Grunt
7 1 (0.79%) gulp
7 1 (0.79%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.79%) JMeter
7 1 (0.79%) Mocha
General
1 37 (29.13%) Finance
2 23 (18.11%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.15%) Electronics
3 4 (3.15%) Marketing
3 4 (3.15%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (43.31%) HTML
2 51 (40.16%) CSS
3 43 (33.86%) Spring
4 31 (24.41%) Web Services
5 25 (19.69%) Java EE
6 24 (18.90%) J2EE
7 23 (18.11%) Hibernate
8 22 (17.32%) XML
9 20 (15.75%) RESTful
10 18 (14.17%) AngularJS
10 18 (14.17%) HTML5
10 18 (14.17%) XHTML
11 17 (13.39%) jQuery
11 17 (13.39%) JSON
12 15 (11.81%) Java EE 5
12 15 (11.81%) Java SE
13 13 (10.24%) JSP
14 11 (8.66%) .NET
14 11 (8.66%) REST
14 11 (8.66%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.39%) Mobile App
2 12 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.30%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.36%) Blog
5 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.05%) Linux
2 16 (12.60%) Mac OS X
3 14 (11.02%) Unix
4 7 (5.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (72.44%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (31.50%) TDD
3 19 (14.96%) BDD
3 19 (14.96%) Mentoring
4 18 (14.17%) Integration Testing
4 18 (14.17%) SDLC
4 18 (14.17%) Test Scripting
5 14 (11.02%) MVC
5 14 (11.02%) Pair Programming
6 12 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (7.87%) Scrum
8 9 (7.09%) Extreme Programming
8 9 (7.09%) Open Source
8 9 (7.09%) SOA
9 8 (6.30%) API Design
9 8 (6.30%) Microservices
10 7 (5.51%) Web Development
11 5 (3.94%) OO
11 5 (3.94%) PRINCE2
12 4 (3.15%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 127 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (37.80%) JavaScript
3 17 (13.39%) SQL
4 12 (9.45%) C#
5 7 (5.51%) Ruby
5 7 (5.51%) VB
6 6 (4.72%) Scala
7 5 (3.94%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.15%) C++
8 4 (3.15%) FQL
8 4 (3.15%) Jython
8 4 (3.15%) Python
8 4 (3.15%) XPath
9 2 (1.57%) Ada
10 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.79%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 24 (18.90%) Security Cleared
2 18 (14.17%) Degree
3 16 (12.60%) SC Cleared
4 15 (11.81%) OCA
4 15 (11.81%) OCAJ
4 15 (11.81%) OCP
4 15 (11.81%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (5.51%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (3.94%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.94%) PMP
6 5 (3.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (3.15%) OCPJP
7 4 (3.15%) OCPJWCD
8 1 (0.79%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Kibana
Vendors
1 44 (34.65%) Oracle
2 7 (5.51%) Axway
2 7 (5.51%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.15%) SAP
3 4 (3.15%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.36%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.79%) OpenText
5 1 (0.79%) Vignette
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