The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North East region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 50 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing Java EE 6 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.04% 0.29% 3.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.87% 1.49% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +38.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
155 67 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 26.82% 19.14% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 30 59
Average daily rate £325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 4
Average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Java EE
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 -13 4 £313 -3.84% 1
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) JUnit
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JBoss
2 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 5 (71.43%) JMS
2 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
2 5 (71.43%) GIS
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) Release Management
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) JPA
2 5 (71.43%) Apache CXF
2 5 (71.43%) Hudson
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) WebLogic

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) JUnit
1 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
1 5 (71.43%) Maven
1 5 (71.43%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) JMS
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
1 5 (71.43%) JPA
1 5 (71.43%) Apache CXF
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
1 5 (71.43%) Release Management
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle