The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Java Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 104 81 71
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Java Engineer 5 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.36% 0.10% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.11% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Median daily rate £350 £180 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -56.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £43.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-5.23% +18.13%
Java Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1275 922 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.93% 95.54% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 557 545
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 63 37
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.77 £13.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.99% +29.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £12.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North East region that featured Java Engineer in the job title.

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Java Engineer
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 Engineer across the North East region.

Java Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Java Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the North East region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -33 5 £350 +94.44%
Java Engineer
England

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Java Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (60.00%) Node.js
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) CSS
5 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (50.00%) BDD
5 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (50.00%) Microservices
6 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (40.00%) Selenium
6 4 (40.00%) HTML
7 3 (30.00%) XML
7 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
7 3 (30.00%) Web Development
7 3 (30.00%) QA
7 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) Open Source
7 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (30.00%) QA Automation
7 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 2 (20.00%) Express
8 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (20.00%) Go

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) GitLab
3 2 (20.00%) Maven
3 2 (20.00%) Protractor
3 2 (20.00%) webpack
4 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (10.00%) IntelliJ
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) NetBeans
4 1 (10.00%) Sahi
4 1 (10.00%) WATIR
4 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) Node.js
2 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) EJS
5 2 (20.00%) ELK Stack
5 2 (20.00%) Express
5 2 (20.00%) Lucene
5 2 (20.00%) React
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) D3.js
6 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) BDD
4 5 (50.00%) Microservices
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source
6 3 (30.00%) QA Automation
6 3 (30.00%) Web Development
7 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (20.00%) Data Management
7 2 (20.00%) DevOps
7 2 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
7 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
7 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Go
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Kibana
1 2 (20.00%) logstash
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) Salt