The table below looks at the statistics for Java 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 over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 15 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 130 133 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 10.29% 13.71% 13.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.37% 38.55% 34.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 88 87
Median daily rate £350 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £505 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Java
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
493 345 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 39.03% 35.57% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 214 229
Median daily rate £350 £355 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 8
Median hourly rate £53.50 £19.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.35% -30.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Java
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 across the North East region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the North East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the North East region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Java
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 within the North East region over the 3 months to 10 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 -11 125 £350 -12.50% 23
Northumberland - 1 - - 1
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java 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.

1 152 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (29.28%) Linux
3 87 (28.62%) SQL
4 81 (26.64%) Windows
5 78 (25.66%) XML
6 76 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 76 (25.00%) TDD
7 71 (23.36%) Unix
8 68 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
9 65 (21.38%) C#
10 64 (21.05%) BDD
11 63 (20.72%) Security Cleared
12 62 (20.39%) Open Source
12 62 (20.39%) C
13 56 (18.42%) .NET
14 55 (18.09%) Web Services
14 55 (18.09%) Scrum
15 54 (17.76%) HTML
16 53 (17.43%) Oracle
17 52 (17.11%) Node.js
17 52 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
18 51 (16.78%) Selenium
18 51 (16.78%) AIX
19 49 (16.12%) CSS
19 49 (16.12%) QA
20 47 (15.46%) WebLogic
21 46 (15.13%) Test Automation
21 46 (15.13%) Jenkins
22 45 (14.80%) Microsoft
23 43 (14.14%) SQL Server

Java
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 47 (15.46%) WebLogic
2 29 (9.54%) WebSphere
3 26 (8.55%) Confluence
3 26 (8.55%) Tomcat
4 22 (7.24%) WebSphere Application Server
5 21 (6.91%) Tuxedo
6 20 (6.58%) BizTalk Server
7 19 (6.25%) JBoss
8 17 (5.59%) nginx
9 16 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 15 (4.93%) Oracle Application Server
11 14 (4.61%) MQSeries
12 11 (3.62%) AquaLogic
13 10 (3.29%) Apache
13 10 (3.29%) Oracle Workflow
14 9 (2.96%) IIS
15 8 (2.63%) FileNet
16 6 (1.97%) Jetty
16 6 (1.97%) Mongrel
17 5 (1.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.62%) OpenText MBPM
2 8 (2.63%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 5 (1.64%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.66%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.63%) IaaS
2 8 (2.63%) PaaS
2 8 (2.63%) SaaS
3 6 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.97%) Google App Engine
3 6 (1.97%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.64%) OpenShift
5 4 (1.32%) GitHub
6 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.66%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (0.66%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.66%) HP Helion
6 2 (0.66%) Linode
6 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.66%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.87%) SSL
2 20 (6.58%) LDAP
3 18 (5.92%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.28%) Internet
5 8 (2.63%) HTTP
5 8 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (2.63%) Network Security
6 7 (2.30%) DHCP
6 7 (2.30%) DNS
7 6 (1.97%) FTP
7 6 (1.97%) IPsec
8 2 (0.66%) SNMP
9 1 (0.33%) Firewall
9 1 (0.33%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.14%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.18%) MongoDB
3 14 (4.61%) NoSQL
4 13 (4.28%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (3.29%) MySQL
6 10 (3.29%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.97%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.64%) DB2
9 4 (1.32%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.66%) DataStage
11 2 (0.66%) HBase
11 2 (0.66%) Redis
11 2 (0.66%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 51 (16.78%) Selenium
2 46 (15.13%) Jenkins
3 39 (12.83%) Git (software)
4 33 (10.86%) Cucumber
5 28 (9.21%) JIRA
6 22 (7.24%) HP UFT
7 20 (6.58%) Sahi
7 20 (6.58%) WATIR
8 17 (5.59%) Subversion
9 13 (4.28%) Eclipse
9 13 (4.28%) Maven
10 12 (3.95%) GitLab
11 11 (3.62%) Protractor
11 11 (3.62%) WebDriver
12 10 (3.29%) GCC
12 10 (3.29%) GDB
12 10 (3.29%) IntelliJ
12 10 (3.29%) NetBeans
12 10 (3.29%) webpack
13 7 (2.30%) JMeter
General
1 22 (7.24%) Finance
2 12 (3.95%) Manufacturing
3 11 (3.62%) Retail
4 9 (2.96%) Banking
5 4 (1.32%) Games
6 3 (0.99%) French Language
7 2 (0.66%) German Language
7 2 (0.66%) Law
8 1 (0.33%) Marketing
8 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 120 (39.47%) Developer
2 61 (20.07%) Java Developer
3 23 (7.57%) Scala Developer
4 20 (6.58%) Architect
4 20 (6.58%) Java Scala Developer
5 17 (5.59%) Support Engineer
5 17 (5.59%) Tester
6 16 (5.26%) Analyst
6 16 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 13 (4.28%) Agile Developer
7 13 (4.28%) Agile Java Developer
7 13 (4.28%) C++ Developer
7 13 (4.28%) Software Engineer
8 12 (3.95%) Java Engineer
8 12 (3.95%) Node.js Developer
8 12 (3.95%) QA Engineer
9 10 (3.29%) Automation Tester
9 10 (3.29%) C# Developer
9 10 (3.29%) Development Analyst
9 10 (3.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (25.66%) XML
2 56 (18.42%) .NET
3 55 (18.09%) Web Services
4 54 (17.76%) HTML
5 52 (17.11%) Node.js
6 49 (16.12%) CSS
7 41 (13.49%) J2EE
8 35 (11.51%) AngularJS
9 29 (9.54%) Spring
10 27 (8.88%) JSON
11 24 (7.89%) RESTful
12 23 (7.57%) jQuery
13 21 (6.91%) Middleware
14 20 (6.58%) REST
15 16 (5.26%) HTML5
15 16 (5.26%) SOAP
16 15 (4.93%) IBM Integration Bus
16 15 (4.93%) Struts
17 14 (4.61%) Gherkin
18 13 (4.28%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 52 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (10.86%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.93%) Mainframe
4 12 (3.95%) IBM Mainframe
5 9 (2.96%) User Experience
6 8 (2.63%) DataPower
7 6 (1.97%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.97%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.32%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.32%) NHS
9 3 (0.99%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.66%) Clustering
10 2 (0.66%) PKI
10 2 (0.66%) PMI
10 2 (0.66%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.66%) Replication
10 2 (0.66%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.33%) IVR
11 1 (0.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 89 (29.28%) Linux
2 81 (26.64%) Windows
3 71 (23.36%) Unix
4 51 (16.78%) AIX
5 41 (13.49%) Solaris
6 37 (12.17%) Windows Server
7 31 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (5.59%) zOS
9 14 (4.61%) OS/390
10 10 (3.29%) HPUX
10 10 (3.29%) Windows 7
11 7 (2.30%) Mac OS X
11 7 (2.30%) Windows XP
12 6 (1.97%) CentOS
12 6 (1.97%) MVS
13 5 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.66%) Android
15 2 (0.66%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (25.00%) TDD
3 68 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
4 64 (21.05%) BDD
5 62 (20.39%) Open Source
6 55 (18.09%) Scrum
7 46 (15.13%) Test Automation
8 42 (13.82%) Software Engineering
9 40 (13.16%) Configuration Management
9 40 (13.16%) DevOps
10 37 (12.17%) ITIL
11 34 (11.18%) Microservices
12 31 (10.20%) Data Management
13 29 (9.54%) Change Management
14 28 (9.21%) OO
14 28 (9.21%) Problem Management
15 23 (7.57%) Continuous Delivery
15 23 (7.57%) Unit Testing
16 22 (7.24%) Integration Testing
17 18 (5.92%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 87 (28.62%) SQL
2 76 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 65 (21.38%) C#
4 62 (20.39%) C
5 43 (14.14%) Perl
5 43 (14.14%) Ruby
6 40 (13.16%) VB
7 37 (12.17%) C++
8 30 (9.87%) Scala
9 26 (8.55%) Python
10 19 (6.25%) Shell Script
11 13 (4.28%) Groovy
12 8 (2.63%) PHP
13 6 (1.97%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.64%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.32%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.99%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.99%) Jython
16 3 (0.99%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.66%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 63 (20.72%) Security Cleared
2 41 (13.49%) SC Cleared
3 31 (10.20%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (2.30%) Degree
5 6 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.99%) MCSA
7 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.33%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (16.12%) QA
2 16 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (2.30%) WCAG
4 4 (1.32%) WAI
5 2 (0.66%) SLA
6 1 (0.33%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (3.95%) Docker
1 12 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 8 (2.63%) Xen
4 4 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.99%) LXC
5 3 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.99%) vSphere
6 2 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.66%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.33%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 30 (9.87%) Puppet
2 23 (7.57%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (3.62%) Tivoli
4 7 (2.30%) Control-M
5 6 (1.97%) Ansible
5 6 (1.97%) ZABBIX
6 5 (1.64%) Nagios
7 4 (1.32%) Zenoss
8 3 (0.99%) OpenNMS
9 2 (0.66%) Kibana
9 2 (0.66%) logstash
9 2 (0.66%) OVPA
9 2 (0.66%) Salt
10 1 (0.33%) HP SiteScope
10 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.33%) Netcool
10 1 (0.33%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.33%) SCOM
10 1 (0.33%) Terraform
10 1 (0.33%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 53 (17.43%) Oracle
2 45 (14.80%) Microsoft
3 40 (13.16%) IBM
4 26 (8.55%) HP
5 24 (7.89%) Sun
6 19 (6.25%) Axway
7 18 (5.92%) CA
8 17 (5.59%) Red Hat
9 14 (4.61%) Atlassian
10 13 (4.28%) TIBCO
10 13 (4.28%) VMware
11 9 (2.96%) Fujitsu
11 9 (2.96%) Google
11 9 (2.96%) Siebel
12 8 (2.63%) Informatica
13 4 (1.32%) Rackspace
14 3 (0.99%) CA Agile Central
14 3 (0.99%) SAP
15 2 (0.66%) Cloudera
15 2 (0.66%) ServiceNow
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Lorien Resourcing
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