The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 93 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 31 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.94% 3.37% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 3.55% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 14
Median daily rate £413 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £309 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £393 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £391 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.43% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-6.57% +5.55%
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
1422 789 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 88.76% 94.95% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 877 471 324
Median daily rate £325 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £193 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 80 26
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North East region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 25 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -48 31 £413 +22.22% 6
Java Developer
England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 98 (98.99%) Java
2 72 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (36.36%) HTML
4 34 (34.34%) JavaScript
5 33 (33.33%) CSS
6 31 (31.31%) TDD
7 23 (23.23%) Spring
8 22 (22.22%) JBoss
8 22 (22.22%) Oracle
9 20 (20.20%) Linux
10 18 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (17.17%) Hibernate
11 17 (17.17%) Scrum
11 17 (17.17%) HTML5
12 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
13 15 (15.15%) Finance
13 15 (15.15%) JSON
13 15 (15.15%) RESTful
14 14 (14.14%) JPA
14 14 (14.14%) Web Services
14 14 (14.14%) XML
15 13 (13.13%) jQuery
15 13 (13.13%) Subversion
15 13 (13.13%) BDD
15 13 (13.13%) AngularJS
15 13 (13.13%) Microservices
16 12 (12.12%) Security Cleared
16 12 (12.12%) .NET
17 11 (11.11%) C#
17 11 (11.11%) VB

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (22.22%) JBoss
2 10 (10.10%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.06%) Apache
4 5 (5.05%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.01%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.05%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.02%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) GitHub
2 1 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.10%) Internet
2 5 (5.05%) HTTP
2 5 (5.05%) SSL
3 1 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.08%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.05%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.04%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.02%) Big Data
6 2 (2.02%) MySQL
6 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.01%) HBase
Development Applications
1 13 (13.13%) Subversion
2 11 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.08%) Cucumber
3 8 (8.08%) Eclipse
4 7 (7.07%) Maven
5 6 (6.06%) Jenkins
6 5 (5.05%) Ant
6 5 (5.05%) StarTeam
7 4 (4.04%) JUnit
7 4 (4.04%) Selenium
8 3 (3.03%) Mercurial
8 3 (3.03%) Mockito
9 2 (2.02%) Grunt
10 1 (1.01%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.01%) Bower
10 1 (1.01%) gulp
10 1 (1.01%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.01%) Mocha
10 1 (1.01%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (15.15%) Finance
2 8 (8.08%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.04%) Law
4 2 (2.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (36.36%) HTML
2 33 (33.33%) CSS
3 23 (23.23%) Spring
4 17 (17.17%) Hibernate
4 17 (17.17%) HTML5
5 15 (15.15%) JSON
5 15 (15.15%) RESTful
6 14 (14.14%) JPA
6 14 (14.14%) Web Services
6 14 (14.14%) XML
7 13 (13.13%) AngularJS
7 13 (13.13%) jQuery
8 12 (12.12%) .NET
9 11 (11.11%) Node.js
9 11 (11.11%) SOAP
10 10 (10.10%) EJB
11 9 (9.09%) XHTML
12 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET
12 7 (7.07%) J2EE
12 7 (7.07%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.03%) Blog
4 2 (2.02%) User Experience
5 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.20%) Linux
2 10 (10.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (5.05%) Mac OS X
3 5 (5.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (31.31%) TDD
3 18 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (17.17%) Scrum
5 13 (13.13%) BDD
5 13 (13.13%) Microservices
6 10 (10.10%) Integration Testing
6 10 (10.10%) Pair Programming
6 10 (10.10%) SDLC
6 10 (10.10%) Test Scripting
7 9 (9.09%) Web Development
8 8 (8.08%) OO
9 7 (7.07%) Open Source
10 6 (6.06%) MVC
10 6 (6.06%) OOP
11 5 (5.05%) Extreme Programming
11 5 (5.05%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.05%) Migration
12 4 (4.04%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (4.04%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 98 (98.99%) Java
2 34 (34.34%) JavaScript
3 11 (11.11%) C#
3 11 (11.11%) VB
4 5 (5.05%) Python
4 5 (5.05%) Scala
5 4 (4.04%) C++
5 4 (4.04%) FQL
5 4 (4.04%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.04%) Ruby
5 4 (4.04%) SQL
6 3 (3.03%) Clojure
6 3 (3.03%) Groovy
7 2 (2.02%) PHP
8 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 9 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
5 7 (7.07%) OCA
5 7 (7.07%) OCAJ
5 7 (7.07%) OCP
6 5 (5.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Kibana
Vendors
1 22 (22.22%) Oracle
2 10 (10.10%) Axway
2 10 (10.10%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.05%) TIBCO
4 4 (4.04%) ServiceNow
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