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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 74 46 39
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -7
Contract jobs citing Java EE 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.44% 1.15% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.66% 4.58% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
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
241 131 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 26.28% 25.05% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 84 31
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 14
Average hourly rate £16.16 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.11% +10.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 2015.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Java EE
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 EE within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -28 3 £281 -10.00% 1
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (33.33%) SDLC
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) JUnit
4 4 (33.33%) OCP
4 4 (33.33%) OCA
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Spring
4 4 (33.33%) Java SE
4 4 (33.33%) OCAJ
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Java EE 5
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (25.00%) JPA

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (25.00%) JBoss
1 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) Maven
2 2 (16.67%) Hudson
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Java Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) Java SE
2 4 (33.33%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) Java EE 5
2 4 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) SOAP
3 3 (25.00%) JPA
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (16.67%) Apache CXF
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
4 2 (16.67%) JSP
4 2 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) JMS
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) GIS
3 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (33.33%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) OCP
1 4 (33.33%) OCA
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (33.33%) OCAJ
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) BT
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) EnterpriseDB