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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
England / North East
Rank 15 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 98 177 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 11.11% 20.14% 9.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.99% 50.72% 25.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 106 46
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £532 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.25 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +16.07%

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
338 349 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 38.32% 39.70% 36.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 222 147
Median daily rate £350 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.29% -49.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £14.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £20.10 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -10 91 £350 -4.10% 23
Durham +1 4 £350 -34.88% 6
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 163 (59.93%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (30.88%) Linux
3 78 (28.68%) TDD
4 74 (27.21%) Scala
5 73 (26.84%) C#
6 69 (25.37%) JavaScript
7 68 (25.00%) Selenium
8 66 (24.26%) Windows
8 66 (24.26%) Ruby
9 65 (23.90%) SQL
9 65 (23.90%) Open Source
10 63 (23.16%) XML
11 61 (22.43%) Scrum
11 61 (22.43%) Jenkins
12 59 (21.69%) Test Automation
13 58 (21.32%) .NET
14 56 (20.59%) HTML
15 55 (20.22%) Automated Testing
15 55 (20.22%) Cucumber
16 53 (19.49%) Unix
17 52 (19.12%) Spring
17 52 (19.12%) BDD
17 52 (19.12%) QA
17 52 (19.12%) JIRA
17 52 (19.12%) Continuous Integration
18 49 (18.01%) Git (software)
19 48 (17.65%) Confluence
19 48 (17.65%) DevOps
19 48 (17.65%) Oracle
20 46 (16.91%) Web Services

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 48 (17.65%) Confluence
2 37 (13.60%) WebLogic
3 25 (9.19%) WebSphere
4 24 (8.82%) Tomcat
5 20 (7.35%) BizTalk Server
5 20 (7.35%) JBoss
6 16 (5.88%) nginx
6 16 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (5.15%) Tuxedo
8 10 (3.68%) Oracle Workflow
9 9 (3.31%) Apache
9 9 (3.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 8 (2.94%) FileNet
10 8 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
11 7 (2.57%) IIS
11 7 (2.57%) MQSeries
12 6 (2.21%) Jetty
12 6 (2.21%) Mongrel
13 5 (1.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (1.84%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (2.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.94%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (1.84%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.47%) OpenText MBPM
3 4 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.74%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.78%) IaaS
1 13 (4.78%) PaaS
1 13 (4.78%) SaaS
2 9 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.94%) GitHub
4 7 (2.57%) Google App Engine
4 7 (2.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.21%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.74%) HP Helion
6 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.74%) Slack
7 1 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.37%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.82%) SSL
2 21 (7.72%) HTTP
3 18 (6.62%) TCP/IP
4 14 (5.15%) Internet
5 13 (4.78%) LDAP
6 8 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (2.94%) Network Security
7 7 (2.57%) DHCP
7 7 (2.57%) DNS
8 6 (2.21%) FTP
8 6 (2.21%) IPsec
9 2 (0.74%) SNMP
10 1 (0.37%) Firewall
10 1 (0.37%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (14.71%) MongoDB
1 40 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.62%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 14 (5.15%) Oracle Database
5 13 (4.78%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (4.78%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.04%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (2.94%) MySQL
8 5 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.84%) DB2
9 4 (1.47%) Neo4j
9 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.74%) HBase
11 2 (0.74%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (0.74%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 68 (25.00%) Selenium
2 61 (22.43%) Jenkins
3 55 (20.22%) Cucumber
4 52 (19.12%) JIRA
5 49 (18.01%) Git (software)
6 25 (9.19%) JUnit
7 23 (8.46%) WebDriver
8 17 (6.25%) Subversion
9 16 (5.88%) HP UFT
10 14 (5.15%) RSpec
10 14 (5.15%) Sahi
10 14 (5.15%) SoapUI
10 14 (5.15%) WATIR
11 12 (4.41%) IntelliJ
12 10 (3.68%) Eclipse
13 9 (3.31%) NetBeans
13 9 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (2.57%) JMeter
15 6 (2.21%) Maven
15 6 (2.21%) Travis CI
General
1 11 (4.04%) Finance
2 5 (1.84%) Games
3 2 (0.74%) Banking
3 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.74%) Retail
4 1 (0.37%) French Language
4 1 (0.37%) Law
4 1 (0.37%) Marketing
4 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 109 (40.07%) Developer
2 60 (22.06%) Java Developer
3 39 (14.34%) Tester
4 29 (10.66%) Automation Tester
5 26 (9.56%) Scala Developer
6 19 (6.99%) Architect
6 19 (6.99%) Support Engineer
7 17 (6.25%) Analyst
8 16 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 16 (5.88%) Java Scala Developer
8 16 (5.88%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 16 (5.88%) Selenium Tester
9 14 (5.15%) Software Developer
10 12 (4.41%) C# Developer
11 11 (4.04%) QA Engineer
11 11 (4.04%) QA Tester
11 11 (4.04%) Software Engineer
12 10 (3.68%) Agile Tester
12 10 (3.68%) Development Analyst
12 10 (3.68%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (23.16%) XML
2 58 (21.32%) .NET
3 56 (20.59%) HTML
4 52 (19.12%) Spring
5 46 (16.91%) Web Services
6 41 (15.07%) CSS
7 39 (14.34%) RESTful
8 33 (12.13%) Gherkin
9 31 (11.40%) REST
10 29 (10.66%) JSON
11 27 (9.93%) Node.js
11 27 (9.93%) Play Framework
12 24 (8.82%) J2EE
13 23 (8.46%) Ruby on Rails
14 21 (7.72%) ASP.NET
14 21 (7.72%) Spring MVC
15 20 (7.35%) AngularJS
16 16 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (5.51%) HTML5
18 14 (5.15%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.99%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (5.15%) Mainframe
4 11 (4.04%) Smartphone
5 10 (3.68%) IBM Mainframe
6 9 (3.31%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (2.94%) DataPower
8 6 (2.21%) Private Cloud
8 6 (2.21%) User Experience
9 3 (1.10%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.10%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.10%) NHS
10 2 (0.74%) Clustering
10 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.74%) PKI
10 2 (0.74%) Replication
11 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.37%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 84 (30.88%) Linux
2 66 (24.26%) Windows
3 53 (19.49%) Unix
4 37 (13.60%) AIX
5 23 (8.46%) Windows Server
6 19 (6.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (6.99%) Solaris
7 15 (5.51%) zOS
8 9 (3.31%) MVS
8 9 (3.31%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.57%) OS/390
10 6 (2.21%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.84%) HPUX
11 5 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.84%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.10%) Android
13 2 (0.74%) VME
13 2 (0.74%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (59.93%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (28.68%) TDD
3 65 (23.90%) Open Source
4 61 (22.43%) Scrum
5 59 (21.69%) Test Automation
6 55 (20.22%) Automated Testing
7 52 (19.12%) BDD
7 52 (19.12%) Continuous Integration
8 48 (17.65%) DevOps
9 44 (16.18%) Configuration Management
9 44 (16.18%) Microservices
10 43 (15.81%) Unit Testing
11 41 (15.07%) Software Engineering
12 30 (11.03%) ITIL
12 30 (11.03%) Kanban
13 29 (10.66%) Automation Testing
13 29 (10.66%) Data Management
14 28 (10.29%) Continuous Delivery
14 28 (10.29%) User Stories
15 27 (9.93%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (27.21%) Scala
2 73 (26.84%) C#
3 69 (25.37%) JavaScript
4 66 (24.26%) Ruby
5 65 (23.90%) SQL
6 44 (16.18%) C
7 36 (13.24%) Python
8 35 (12.87%) Perl
9 32 (11.76%) VB
10 22 (8.09%) Groovy
11 15 (5.51%) Shell Script
12 14 (5.15%) C++
13 6 (2.21%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.47%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.10%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.10%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.74%) ABAP
16 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.74%) PHP
17 1 (0.37%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 31 (11.40%) Security Cleared
2 25 (9.19%) BPSS Clearance
3 16 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.10%) Degree
5 3 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.10%) MCSA
5 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.37%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) MCSE
6 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (19.12%) QA
2 14 (5.15%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (2.57%) WCAG
4 4 (1.47%) WAI
5 1 (0.37%) SDET
5 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (5.88%) Docker
2 9 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 6 (2.21%) Xen
5 5 (1.84%) LXC
6 3 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (1.10%) vSphere
7 1 (0.37%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 38 (13.97%) Puppet
2 25 (9.19%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.94%) Forum Sentry
3 8 (2.94%) Terraform
3 8 (2.94%) Tivoli
4 7 (2.57%) Control-M
5 5 (1.84%) Ansible
6 2 (0.74%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.37%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 48 (17.65%) Oracle
2 34 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 29 (10.66%) IBM
4 22 (8.09%) Atlassian
5 18 (6.62%) CA
6 17 (6.25%) Google
6 17 (6.25%) Sun
7 16 (5.88%) HP
8 14 (5.15%) Red Hat
9 12 (4.41%) Axway
10 9 (3.31%) VMware
11 8 (2.94%) Informatica
11 8 (2.94%) Siebel
12 6 (2.21%) TIBCO
13 3 (1.10%) CA Agile Central
14 2 (0.74%) Cloudera
14 2 (0.74%) Fujitsu
14 2 (0.74%) Pega
14 2 (0.74%) SAP
15 1 (0.37%) Capita
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