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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 56 57 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Contract jobs citing Java EE 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.03% 0.17% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.08% 0.73% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
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£263 £374 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.81% +41.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.38 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+9.96% -16.37%
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
196 137 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.29% 23.22% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 91 29
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £495 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 5
Average hourly rate £16.16 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.11% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.68 £36.00 £12.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £36.00 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 0 7 £200 -46.52%
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) SOA
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) Change Management
5 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
5 5 (35.71%) Middleware
5 5 (35.71%) OpenView
5 5 (35.71%) HP
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
6 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 4 (28.57%) SDLC
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) JUnit
6 4 (28.57%) SOAP
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) JBoss
6 4 (28.57%) OCP
6 4 (28.57%) OCA

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
2 4 (28.57%) JBoss
3 3 (21.43%) AquaLogic
4 2 (14.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Hudson
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Java Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Middleware
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) SOAP
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) Spring
2 4 (28.57%) Java SE
2 4 (28.57%) jQuery
2 4 (28.57%) Java EE 5
2 4 (28.57%) JPA
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) JMS
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) JSP
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) Ajax
3 2 (14.29%) CSS3
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (14.29%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) VME
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) SOA
2 5 (35.71%) Change Management
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 3 (21.43%) Network Management
4 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
5 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) COBOL
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) OCP
3 4 (28.57%) OCA
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (28.57%) OCAJ
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
2 5 (35.71%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Splunk
4 2 (14.29%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (7.14%) BT
5 1 (7.14%) Google