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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 64 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing Java EE 12 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.31% 0.83% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.14% 3.82% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Average daily rate £335 £250 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +26.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £180.00
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
290 131 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 31.73% 21.69% 27.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 90 79
Average daily rate £363 £331 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% +20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £20.75 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -19 12 £335 +34.00%
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 29 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (68.97%) Oracle
4 17 (58.62%) Web Services
5 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
5 15 (51.72%) RDBMS
5 15 (51.72%) OCP
5 15 (51.72%) OCA
5 15 (51.72%) Oracle Certification
5 15 (51.72%) Finance
5 15 (51.72%) Manufacturing
5 15 (51.72%) Java SE
5 15 (51.72%) Integration Testing
5 15 (51.72%) Test Scripting
5 15 (51.72%) OCAJ
5 15 (51.72%) Java EE 5
5 15 (51.72%) Mobile App
5 15 (51.72%) Relational Database
5 15 (51.72%) SDLC
6 13 (44.83%) Mentoring
7 12 (41.38%) Degree
8 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
8 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
9 8 (27.59%) Linux
9 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
10 7 (24.14%) TDD
10 7 (24.14%) BDD
10 7 (24.14%) JSP
10 7 (24.14%) C++
11 5 (17.24%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (17.24%) Node.js
2 4 (13.79%) JBoss
3 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) RDBMS
1 15 (51.72%) Relational Database
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
2 5 (17.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.90%) Maven
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
1 15 (51.72%) Manufacturing
2 4 (13.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
1 22 (75.86%) Java Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Java Architect
4 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.45%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.45%) JSP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) Web Services
2 15 (51.72%) Java EE 5
2 15 (51.72%) Java SE
3 7 (24.14%) JSP
4 5 (17.24%) CSS
4 5 (17.24%) HTML
4 5 (17.24%) J2EE
4 5 (17.24%) RESTful
4 5 (17.24%) Servlets
4 5 (17.24%) XHTML
5 2 (6.90%) Apache CXF
5 2 (6.90%) EJB
5 2 (6.90%) EJB 3.0
5 2 (6.90%) JSF
5 2 (6.90%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Mac OS X
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) Integration Testing
2 15 (51.72%) SDLC
2 15 (51.72%) Test Scripting
3 13 (44.83%) Mentoring
4 7 (24.14%) BDD
4 7 (24.14%) TDD
5 5 (17.24%) API Design
6 4 (13.79%) ArchiMate
6 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (13.79%) Migration
6 4 (13.79%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (6.90%) OO
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) C++
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 4 (13.79%) Python
6 3 (10.34%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) OCA
1 15 (51.72%) OCAJ
1 15 (51.72%) OCP
1 15 (51.72%) Oracle Certification
2 12 (41.38%) Degree
3 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
4 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
5 5 (17.24%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (13.79%) BC Cleared
7 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat