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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
England / North East
Rank - 63 -
Contract jobs citing Java SE 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 1.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £355 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
272 263 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 29.03% 29.32% 24.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 163 119
Median daily rate £370 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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