The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North East region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 44 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 19 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.91% 0.97% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 1.06% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Average daily rate £285 £265 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.20 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+4.71% +10.72%
Job Titles Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
601 284 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 91.90% 91.61% 91.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 114 182
Average daily rate £296 £300 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 33
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.54% +21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £13.04 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £24.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Java Developer
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -11 19 £285 +7.54% 8
Durham - - - -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (43.59%) J2EE
3 15 (38.46%) XML
4 14 (35.90%) UNIX
4 14 (35.90%) Oracle
4 14 (35.90%) SOA
5 13 (33.33%) Linux
6 12 (30.77%) C++
7 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (28.21%) JSON
8 9 (23.08%) Spring
8 9 (23.08%) C
8 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 9 (23.08%) JUnit
9 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
9 8 (20.51%) Finance
9 8 (20.51%) Manufacturing
10 7 (17.95%) HTML
10 7 (17.95%) JBoss
10 7 (17.95%) Ajax
10 7 (17.95%) Java EE
11 6 (15.38%) jQuery
11 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
12 5 (12.82%) MVC
12 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
12 5 (12.82%) JSP
12 5 (12.82%) SOAP
12 5 (12.82%) Struts
12 5 (12.82%) Web Services
12 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 4 (10.26%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.13%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.56%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Intranet
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
2 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.69%) DB2
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) JUnit
2 4 (10.26%) Subversion
2 4 (10.26%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.13%) Selenium
3 2 (5.13%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
1 8 (20.51%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Electronics
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) J2EE
2 15 (38.46%) XML
3 11 (28.21%) JSON
4 9 (23.08%) Spring
5 7 (17.95%) HTML
5 7 (17.95%) Ajax
5 7 (17.95%) Java EE
6 6 (15.38%) jQuery
6 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
7 5 (12.82%) JSP
7 5 (12.82%) SOAP
7 5 (12.82%) Struts
7 5 (12.82%) Web Services
8 4 (10.26%) Spring MVC
8 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
8 4 (10.26%) EJB
8 4 (10.26%) CSS
8 4 (10.26%) .NET
9 3 (7.69%) JMS
9 3 (7.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) UNIX
2 13 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) AIX
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) SOA
2 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.82%) MVC
4 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
4 4 (10.26%) OO
5 3 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.13%) TDD
6 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.13%) RAD
6 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.13%) OOD
7 1 (2.56%) Scrum
7 1 (2.56%) Validation
7 1 (2.56%) CRM
7 1 (2.56%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) C++
3 9 (23.08%) C
4 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) SQL
6 3 (7.69%) C#
7 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) OCP
3 3 (7.69%) OCA
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (7.69%) OCAJ
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) JBoss
3 3 (7.69%) IBM
4 2 (5.13%) SAP
4 2 (5.13%) webMethods