The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank - 65 55
Contract jobs citing Java SE 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.38% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.52% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £428 £375
% change year-on-year
-28.36% +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Java SE
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
255 197 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.86% 25.26% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 126 86
Median daily rate £348 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £470 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% -55.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Java SE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Java SE
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 SE across the North East region.

Java SE Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Java SE
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 10 (100.00%) OCP
1 10 (100.00%) OCA
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 10 (100.00%) OCAJ
1 10 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 10 (100.00%) Java EE 5
1 10 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Java EE
1 10 (100.00%) SDLC
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance

Java SE
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
1 9 (90.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Java EE
1 10 (100.00%) Java EE 5
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 10 (100.00%) SDLC
1 10 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) OCA
1 10 (100.00%) OCAJ
1 10 (100.00%) OCP
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle