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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 46 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Java EE 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.88% 0.62% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.91% 2.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £32.45
% change year-on-year
- +454.69%
Java EE
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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
128 125 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 22.42% 25.72% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 82 32
Average daily rate £313 £250 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £378 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 8
Average hourly rate £16.41 £34.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.73% -9.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE across the North East region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) SOA
2 11 (73.33%) Finance
3 10 (66.67%) Oracle
3 10 (66.67%) Linux
4 9 (60.00%) WebLogic
4 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
5 8 (53.33%) AquaLogic
5 8 (53.33%) OpenView
5 8 (53.33%) HP
5 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
5 8 (53.33%) Middleware
5 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
6 5 (33.33%) SAN
6 5 (33.33%) Change Management
6 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 5 (33.33%) SOAP
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL
6 5 (33.33%) JUnit
6 5 (33.33%) Splunk
6 5 (33.33%) Network Management
7 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) HTML
7 4 (26.67%) CSS
7 4 (26.67%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) TDD
7 4 (26.67%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (53.33%) AquaLogic
3 3 (20.00%) JBoss
4 1 (6.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Hudson
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
1 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (20.00%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Java Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Middleware
2 5 (33.33%) SOAP
3 4 (26.67%) XML
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) Spring
3 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) JPA
4 3 (20.00%) Ajax
4 3 (20.00%) JSP
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) HTML5
4 3 (20.00%) CSS3
5 2 (13.33%) J2EE
5 2 (13.33%) Java SE
5 2 (13.33%) Java EE 5
6 1 (6.67%) Apache CXF
6 1 (6.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) VME
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) SOA
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
2 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Network Management
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) OCP
3 2 (13.33%) OCA
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (13.33%) OCAJ
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) HP
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (33.33%) Splunk
4 3 (20.00%) Business Objects
5 2 (13.33%) EnterpriseDB