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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 32 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 131 106 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 8.10% 12.59% 13.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.04% 37.19% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 70 33
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.58%
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
545 285 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 33.68% 33.85% 40.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 201 127
Median daily rate £320 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 4 5
Median hourly rate £28.75 £32.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.15% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £15.68 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -26 122 £375 +0.67% 27
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (31.15%) JavaScript
3 76 (29.23%) Linux
4 74 (28.46%) Oracle
5 67 (25.77%) HTML
6 61 (23.46%) Unix
7 55 (21.15%) Security Cleared
8 54 (20.77%) CSS
9 50 (19.23%) Windows
10 48 (18.46%) TDD
11 47 (18.08%) J2EE
12 46 (17.69%) WebLogic
13 42 (16.15%) .NET
14 39 (15.00%) Scrum
15 38 (14.62%) Continuous Integration
15 38 (14.62%) HTML5
16 37 (14.23%) SQL
16 37 (14.23%) AIX
16 37 (14.23%) Configuration Management
17 36 (13.85%) Perl
17 36 (13.85%) SC Cleared
18 35 (13.46%) C#
18 35 (13.46%) Spring
18 35 (13.46%) BPSS Clearance
19 33 (12.69%) ITIL
19 33 (12.69%) Web Development
20 32 (12.31%) VB
21 31 (11.92%) Python
21 31 (11.92%) Git (software)
21 31 (11.92%) AngularJS

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 46 (17.69%) WebLogic
2 30 (11.54%) JBoss
3 18 (6.92%) WebSphere
4 16 (6.15%) WebSphere Application Server
5 15 (5.77%) Apache
6 14 (5.38%) MQSeries
7 10 (3.85%) Tuxedo
8 9 (3.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 9 (3.46%) Tomcat
9 8 (3.08%) iPlanet
9 8 (3.08%) Oracle Application Server
10 7 (2.69%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (2.31%) AquaLogic
11 6 (2.31%) Confluence
12 5 (1.92%) SharePoint
13 4 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (1.54%) FileNet
13 4 (1.54%) OpenStack
14 3 (1.15%) nginx
15 2 (0.77%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.69%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (2.31%) OpenText MBPM
3 5 (1.92%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.77%) BigMachines
5 2 (0.77%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.38%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.38%) Primavera
6 1 (0.38%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.31%) IaaS
2 5 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.54%) GitHub
3 4 (1.54%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.77%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.77%) SaaS
6 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.46%) SSL
2 18 (6.92%) Internet
2 18 (6.92%) LDAP
3 16 (6.15%) Network Security
4 12 (4.62%) HTTP
5 11 (4.23%) TCP/IP
6 9 (3.46%) SAN
7 8 (3.08%) BIG-IP
7 8 (3.08%) Firewall
7 8 (3.08%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (1.54%) FTP
9 2 (0.77%) DHCP
9 2 (0.77%) DNS
9 2 (0.77%) IPsec
9 2 (0.77%) NAS
9 2 (0.77%) SSH
10 1 (0.38%) Intranet
10 1 (0.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.38%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.62%) Relational Database
3 19 (7.31%) MongoDB
4 16 (6.15%) Oracle Database
5 14 (5.38%) RDBMS
6 12 (4.62%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.92%) Big Data
9 5 (1.92%) DB2
9 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.54%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.77%) MySQL
13 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.38%) HBase
13 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (11.92%) Git (software)
2 25 (9.62%) Jenkins
3 24 (9.23%) Subversion
4 22 (8.46%) Cucumber
5 17 (6.54%) Maven
6 16 (6.15%) Selenium
7 13 (5.00%) Eclipse
8 10 (3.85%) JIRA
9 8 (3.08%) HP UFT
9 8 (3.08%) JUnit
9 8 (3.08%) LoadRunner
10 7 (2.69%) Facilita Forecast
10 7 (2.69%) WebDriver
11 6 (2.31%) Visual Studio
12 5 (1.92%) Ant
12 5 (1.92%) StarTeam
13 4 (1.54%) Mercurial
13 4 (1.54%) Mockito
14 3 (1.15%) Grunt
14 3 (1.15%) JMeter
General
1 18 (6.92%) Finance
2 10 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.31%) Banking
3 6 (2.31%) Marketing
4 4 (1.54%) Law
4 4 (1.54%) Retail
5 2 (0.77%) Games
6 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 126 (48.46%) Developer
2 96 (36.92%) Java Developer
3 22 (8.46%) Architect
4 17 (6.54%) Scala Developer
5 16 (6.15%) Tester
6 13 (5.00%) Consultant
7 12 (4.62%) Agile Developer
7 12 (4.62%) Agile Java Developer
7 12 (4.62%) Senior Developer
8 11 (4.23%) Analyst
9 10 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (3.46%) Java Architect
10 9 (3.46%) Java Scala Developer
11 8 (3.08%) Cloud Engineer
11 8 (3.08%) Software Engineer
11 8 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (3.08%) Web Developer
12 7 (2.69%) Junior
12 7 (2.69%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (25.77%) HTML
2 54 (20.77%) CSS
3 47 (18.08%) J2EE
4 42 (16.15%) .NET
5 38 (14.62%) HTML5
6 35 (13.46%) Spring
7 31 (11.92%) AngularJS
8 28 (10.77%) Node.js
9 26 (10.00%) Web Services
10 24 (9.23%) jQuery
11 22 (8.46%) RESTful
12 20 (7.69%) JSON
13 19 (7.31%) XML
14 16 (6.15%) Hibernate
14 16 (6.15%) JSP
15 15 (5.77%) REST
15 15 (5.77%) SOAP
16 14 (5.38%) ASP.NET
17 13 (5.00%) EJB
17 13 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.85%) Mainframe
2 10 (3.85%) User Experience
3 9 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (3.46%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.08%) DataPower
4 8 (3.08%) Digital Media
4 8 (3.08%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (2.31%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.31%) Performance Metrics
6 5 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.92%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.54%) Blog
7 4 (1.54%) Clustering
7 4 (1.54%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.77%) CESG
8 2 (0.77%) HP Storage
8 2 (0.77%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (0.77%) Replication
8 2 (0.77%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 76 (29.23%) Linux
2 61 (23.46%) Unix
3 50 (19.23%) Windows
4 37 (14.23%) AIX
5 30 (11.54%) Solaris
6 28 (10.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (6.92%) Windows Server
8 12 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (3.46%) Mac OS X
9 9 (3.46%) OS/390
10 8 (3.08%) zOS
11 4 (1.54%) HPUX
11 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.54%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.77%) VME
13 1 (0.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (18.46%) TDD
3 39 (15.00%) Scrum
4 38 (14.62%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (14.23%) Configuration Management
6 33 (12.69%) ITIL
6 33 (12.69%) Web Development
7 28 (10.77%) BDD
8 25 (9.62%) Open Source
9 23 (8.85%) OO
9 23 (8.85%) Test Scripting
10 20 (7.69%) Integration Testing
10 20 (7.69%) Microservices
11 18 (6.92%) Project Management
11 18 (6.92%) SOA
12 17 (6.54%) Problem Management
13 15 (5.77%) Migration
13 15 (5.77%) SDLC
14 14 (5.38%) DevOps
14 14 (5.38%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 81 (31.15%) JavaScript
2 37 (14.23%) SQL
3 36 (13.85%) Perl
4 35 (13.46%) C#
5 32 (12.31%) VB
6 31 (11.92%) Python
7 26 (10.00%) C++
8 24 (9.23%) C
9 21 (8.08%) Scala
10 18 (6.92%) Shell Script
11 15 (5.77%) Ruby
12 9 (3.46%) PHP
12 9 (3.46%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.69%) COBOL
14 6 (2.31%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.92%) FQL
15 5 (1.92%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.54%) Bourne shell
16 4 (1.54%) Clojure
16 4 (1.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (21.15%) Security Cleared
2 36 (13.85%) SC Cleared
3 35 (13.46%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (3.08%) Degree
5 8 (3.08%) OCA
5 8 (3.08%) OCAJ
5 8 (3.08%) OCP
6 5 (1.92%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.54%) BC Cleared
8 3 (1.15%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.77%) AAT
10 1 (0.38%) MCAD
10 1 (0.38%) MCSD
10 1 (0.38%) MCTS
10 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.38%) QA
2 13 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (3.85%) SLA
4 8 (3.08%) JSP 440
5 4 (1.54%) WCAG
6 3 (1.15%) WAI
7 1 (0.38%) GPG13
System Software
1 10 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 5 (1.92%) Docker
3 5 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.54%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.77%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.77%) Xen
6 1 (0.38%) Firmware
6 1 (0.38%) LXC
Systems Management
1 19 (7.31%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (7.31%) Puppet
2 11 (4.23%) Tivoli
3 8 (3.08%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (3.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (2.69%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (2.69%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (1.54%) Kibana
5 4 (1.54%) OpenView
6 3 (1.15%) Netcool
6 3 (1.15%) SCOM
7 2 (0.77%) Ansible
7 2 (0.77%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.77%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.77%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.77%) logstash
7 2 (0.77%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.77%) Salt
8 1 (0.38%) StatsD
Vendors
1 74 (28.46%) Oracle
2 30 (11.54%) Red Hat
3 28 (10.77%) IBM
4 23 (8.85%) Axway
4 23 (8.85%) HP
4 23 (8.85%) Sun
5 16 (6.15%) Microsoft
6 14 (5.38%) ServiceNow
7 11 (4.23%) CA
7 11 (4.23%) TIBCO
8 10 (3.85%) VMware
9 9 (3.46%) Siebel
10 8 (3.08%) BEA
10 8 (3.08%) Cisco
10 8 (3.08%) F5
10 8 (3.08%) Fujitsu
11 7 (2.69%) Informatica
12 5 (1.92%) SaltStack
13 4 (1.54%) Cognos
13 4 (1.54%) Opsware
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