The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 102 77 52
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -25
Contract jobs citing Java EE 2 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.16% 1.06% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 3.63% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 9
Median daily rate - £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java EE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
285 303 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 22.97% 29.22% 29.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 199 114
Median daily rate £350 £402 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +23.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 4 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £87.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Java EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Java EE
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 EE across the North East region.

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Java EE
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (50.00%) Mule ESB
2 1 (50.00%) Mule

Java EE
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 1 (50.00%) Mule
1 1 (50.00%) Mule ESB
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) MuleSoft