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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 80 28 38
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 36 38 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.67% 4.90% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 5.14% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 12
Median daily rate £438 £320 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.71% +28.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.60 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +12.77%
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
1216 740 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 90.14% 95.36% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 767 415 342
Median daily rate £338 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £188 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 77 19
Median hourly rate £27.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.14 £18.47 £32.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -45 35 £438 +36.71% 8
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 112 (99.12%) Java
2 80 (70.80%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (38.94%) HTML
4 40 (35.40%) CSS
5 39 (34.51%) JavaScript
6 34 (30.09%) TDD
7 32 (28.32%) Spring
8 27 (23.89%) Oracle
9 24 (21.24%) Linux
10 23 (20.35%) JBoss
11 22 (19.47%) Hibernate
12 19 (16.81%) SQL Server
13 18 (15.93%) Finance
14 17 (15.04%) Security Cleared
14 17 (15.04%) HTML5
14 17 (15.04%) AngularJS
15 16 (14.16%) jQuery
16 15 (13.27%) Node.js
17 14 (12.39%) RESTful
17 14 (12.39%) Scrum
17 14 (12.39%) Web Services
18 13 (11.50%) Microservices
18 13 (11.50%) JPA
18 13 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (11.50%) BDD
19 12 (10.62%) Integration Testing
19 12 (10.62%) Test Scripting
19 12 (10.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 12 (10.62%) SDLC
19 12 (10.62%) .NET

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 23 (20.35%) JBoss
2 15 (13.27%) Node.js
3 11 (9.73%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.31%) Apache
4 6 (5.31%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.88%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.77%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) GitHub
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.73%) Internet
2 6 (5.31%) HTTP
3 5 (4.42%) SSL
4 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.73%) Relational Database
3 10 (8.85%) MongoDB
3 10 (8.85%) RDBMS
4 9 (7.96%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.19%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.54%) MySQL
6 4 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.77%) Big Data
8 2 (1.77%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.88%) HBase
9 1 (0.88%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Subversion
2 11 (9.73%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.08%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.42%) Ant
4 5 (4.42%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.42%) JUnit
4 5 (4.42%) Maven
4 5 (4.42%) StarTeam
5 4 (3.54%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.54%) Selenium
6 3 (2.65%) Mockito
7 2 (1.77%) Grunt
7 2 (1.77%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.88%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.88%) Bower
8 1 (0.88%) gulp
8 1 (0.88%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.88%) JIRA
8 1 (0.88%) Mocha
8 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (15.93%) Finance
2 11 (9.73%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.77%) Electronics
3 2 (1.77%) Marketing
3 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Games
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (38.94%) HTML
2 40 (35.40%) CSS
3 32 (28.32%) Spring
4 22 (19.47%) Hibernate
5 17 (15.04%) AngularJS
5 17 (15.04%) HTML5
6 16 (14.16%) jQuery
7 14 (12.39%) RESTful
7 14 (12.39%) Web Services
8 13 (11.50%) JPA
9 12 (10.62%) .NET
9 12 (10.62%) J2EE
10 11 (9.73%) JSON
10 11 (9.73%) XML
11 10 (8.85%) Java EE
11 10 (8.85%) XHTML
12 9 (7.96%) EJB
12 9 (7.96%) Java EE 5
12 9 (7.96%) Java SE
12 9 (7.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.96%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.65%) Blog
5 2 (1.77%) User Experience
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.24%) Linux
2 12 (10.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (6.19%) Unix
4 6 (5.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (70.80%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (30.09%) TDD
3 14 (12.39%) Scrum
4 13 (11.50%) BDD
4 13 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (11.50%) Microservices
5 12 (10.62%) Integration Testing
5 12 (10.62%) SDLC
5 12 (10.62%) Test Scripting
6 11 (9.73%) Pair Programming
7 10 (8.85%) Mentoring
8 9 (7.96%) MVC
9 8 (7.08%) OO
9 8 (7.08%) Open Source
10 7 (6.19%) OOP
10 7 (6.19%) Web Development
11 6 (5.31%) Extreme Programming
12 5 (4.42%) Migration
12 5 (4.42%) SOA
12 5 (4.42%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 112 (99.12%) Java
2 39 (34.51%) JavaScript
3 11 (9.73%) C#
4 10 (8.85%) VB
5 7 (6.19%) Scala
6 5 (4.42%) SQL
7 4 (3.54%) C++
7 4 (3.54%) FQL
7 4 (3.54%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.77%) Clojure
8 2 (1.77%) Groovy
8 2 (1.77%) PHP
8 2 (1.77%) Python
8 2 (1.77%) Ruby
9 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (15.04%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.73%) BPSS Clearance
2 11 (9.73%) Oracle Certification
3 10 (8.85%) SC Cleared
4 9 (7.96%) OCA
4 9 (7.96%) OCAJ
4 9 (7.96%) OCP
5 7 (6.19%) Degree
6 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.88%) PMP
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Kibana
Vendors
1 27 (23.89%) Oracle
2 12 (10.62%) Axway
2 12 (10.62%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.42%) TIBCO
4 4 (3.54%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.77%) SAP
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