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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 42 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 26 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.00% 3.81% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 4.03% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 1
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£350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -7.05%
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
787 496 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 90.77% 94.48% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 304 134
Average daily rate £368 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 28 39
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £33.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -16 22 £350 +3.70% 9
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 48 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (52.08%) Spring
3 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (31.25%) J2EE
5 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 14 (29.17%) Hibernate
6 13 (27.08%) Oracle
7 12 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 11 (22.92%) jQuery
8 11 (22.92%) HTML
8 11 (22.92%) CSS
8 11 (22.92%) TDD
8 11 (22.92%) Finance
8 11 (22.92%) MVC
9 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
10 9 (18.75%) Java EE
10 9 (18.75%) Web Services
11 8 (16.67%) Manufacturing
11 8 (16.67%) JPA
11 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
12 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (14.58%) XML
12 7 (14.58%) Tomcat
13 6 (12.50%) JBoss
13 6 (12.50%) Apache
13 6 (12.50%) JMS
13 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
13 6 (12.50%) Scala
13 6 (12.50%) JSON
14 5 (10.42%) Google

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 7 (14.58%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.50%) JBoss
2 6 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.08%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) JUnit
2 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.17%) Maven
2 2 (4.17%) Selenium
2 2 (4.17%) Hudson
3 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.33%) Electronics
3 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (52.08%) Spring
2 15 (31.25%) J2EE
3 14 (29.17%) Hibernate
4 11 (22.92%) HTML
4 11 (22.92%) CSS
4 11 (22.92%) jQuery
5 9 (18.75%) Java EE
5 9 (18.75%) Web Services
6 8 (16.67%) JPA
6 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 7 (14.58%) XML
8 6 (12.50%) JMS
8 6 (12.50%) JSON
9 5 (10.42%) SOAP
9 5 (10.42%) JSP
9 5 (10.42%) Play Framework
10 4 (8.33%) Spring MVC
10 4 (8.33%) Ajax
11 3 (6.25%) JSF
11 3 (6.25%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.33%) DTV
3 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.17%) GIS
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 11 (22.92%) TDD
3 11 (22.92%) MVC
4 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.42%) Pair Programming
4 5 (10.42%) Integration Testing
4 5 (10.42%) Test Scripting
5 4 (8.33%) SDLC
5 4 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 4 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (6.25%) SOA
7 2 (4.17%) Workflow
7 2 (4.17%) Scrum
7 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.17%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.08%) Business Analytics
8 1 (2.08%) Analytics
8 1 (2.08%) DevOps
8 1 (2.08%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.50%) Scala
4 5 (10.42%) Python
5 4 (8.33%) SQL
6 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) Ruby
7 1 (2.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (8.33%) Degree
3 3 (6.25%) OCAJ
3 3 (6.25%) OCP
3 3 (6.25%) OCA
4 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) Google
3 4 (8.33%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
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