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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 4 9 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +20
Contract jobs citing Java 121 64 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.61% 10.85% 3.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.31% 28.44% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 36 6
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£374 £300 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.58% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £387 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
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
286 225 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 36.90% 38.14% 21.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 140 36
Average daily rate £330 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £32.00 £34.75 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.91% +2.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.68 £18.80 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +5 109 £374 +24.58% 23
Durham -8 3 £513 - 7
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 76 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (37.78%) Linux
3 57 (31.67%) SQL
4 56 (31.11%) Oracle
5 44 (24.44%) J2EE
5 44 (24.44%) Web Services
6 42 (23.33%) Open Source
7 41 (22.78%) TDD
8 38 (21.11%) Spring
8 38 (21.11%) Security Cleared
9 36 (20.00%) RESTful
9 36 (20.00%) HTML
10 32 (17.78%) UNIX
10 32 (17.78%) MongoDB
10 32 (17.78%) NoSQL
11 30 (16.67%) Oracle Database
11 30 (16.67%) Finance
12 29 (16.11%) XML
12 29 (16.11%) WebLogic
13 26 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (13.89%) Scala
14 25 (13.89%) SOAP
15 24 (13.33%) JavaScript
15 24 (13.33%) Informatica
16 23 (12.78%) Configuration Management
16 23 (12.78%) ITIL
16 23 (12.78%) JSON
17 22 (12.22%) Selenium
17 22 (12.22%) Ruby
17 22 (12.22%) SOA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (16.11%) WebLogic
2 16 (8.89%) JBoss
3 15 (8.33%) Apache
3 15 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 12 (6.67%) Confluence
4 12 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 11 (6.11%) AquaLogic
6 10 (5.56%) Node.js
7 6 (3.33%) Jetty
7 6 (3.33%) nginx
7 6 (3.33%) IIS
8 5 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (2.78%) FileNet
9 4 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.67%) SAS
10 3 (1.67%) Oracle 10gAS
11 2 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.56%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.56%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) MS Project
2 1 (0.56%) MS Office
2 1 (0.56%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (2.22%) Teamcenter
1 4 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.11%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (6.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (3.89%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.33%) Google App Engine
3 6 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.44%) LDAP
2 16 (8.89%) HTTP
3 12 (6.67%) SSL
4 7 (3.89%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.33%) IPsec
5 6 (3.33%) DHCP
5 6 (3.33%) FTP
5 6 (3.33%) DNS
6 5 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (2.22%) Network Security
7 4 (2.22%) SAN
8 1 (0.56%) Internet
8 1 (0.56%) VPN
8 1 (0.56%) Firewall
8 1 (0.56%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.56%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.78%) MongoDB
1 32 (17.78%) NoSQL
2 30 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 18 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 18 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.11%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.33%) MySQL
6 5 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.22%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.11%) Big Data
9 2 (1.11%) Sybase ASE
10 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.56%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (12.22%) Selenium
2 18 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 15 (8.33%) Ant
4 14 (7.78%) JIRA
5 11 (6.11%) Subversion
6 8 (4.44%) Git (software)
7 5 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (2.78%) Sahi
7 5 (2.78%) WATIR
8 4 (2.22%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.22%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.22%) JUnit
9 3 (1.67%) Maven
10 2 (1.11%) NeoLoad
10 2 (1.11%) Hudson
10 2 (1.11%) StarTeam
10 2 (1.11%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.56%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.56%) Jasmine
General
1 30 (16.67%) Finance
2 14 (7.78%) Manufacturing
3 9 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.22%) Electronics
4 4 (2.22%) Marketing
5 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.56%) Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 67 (37.22%) Developer
2 47 (26.11%) Java Developer
3 30 (16.67%) Architect
4 21 (11.67%) Technical Architect
5 18 (10.00%) Analyst
6 11 (6.11%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (5.00%) Administrator
8 8 (4.44%) Senior Architect
8 8 (4.44%) Digital Architect
8 8 (4.44%) Digital Technical Architect
8 8 (4.44%) Project Manager
9 7 (3.89%) Consultant
9 7 (3.89%) QA Analyst
9 7 (3.89%) Senior Technical Architect
9 7 (3.89%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (3.33%) Informatica Developer
10 6 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (3.33%) Test Analyst
11 5 (2.78%) Informatica Consultant
11 5 (2.78%) COBOL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (24.44%) J2EE
1 44 (24.44%) Web Services
2 38 (21.11%) Spring
3 36 (20.00%) RESTful
3 36 (20.00%) HTML
4 29 (16.11%) XML
5 25 (13.89%) SOAP
6 23 (12.78%) JSON
7 19 (10.56%) CSS
8 15 (8.33%) Hibernate
8 15 (8.33%) Middleware
9 14 (7.78%) .NET
9 14 (7.78%) JMS
9 14 (7.78%) Django
9 14 (7.78%) Java EE
9 14 (7.78%) HTML5
10 12 (6.67%) jQuery
11 11 (6.11%) JPA
12 10 (5.56%) AngularJS
13 9 (5.00%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.11%) User Experience
2 8 (4.44%) Clustering
3 7 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.33%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.78%) DataPower
6 4 (2.22%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.22%) DTV
7 3 (1.67%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.11%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.11%) HP Superdome
8 2 (1.11%) GIS
8 2 (1.11%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.11%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.56%) NHS
9 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 68 (37.78%) Linux
2 32 (17.78%) UNIX
3 21 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (5.00%) VME
5 7 (3.89%) AIX
6 6 (3.33%) Windows
6 6 (3.33%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.22%) HPUX
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.56%) Android
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (23.33%) Open Source
3 41 (22.78%) TDD
4 26 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (12.78%) Configuration Management
5 23 (12.78%) ITIL
6 22 (12.22%) SOA
7 21 (11.67%) BDD
8 19 (10.56%) Problem Management
9 17 (9.44%) Test Automation
10 16 (8.89%) Service Management
10 16 (8.89%) Mentoring
11 14 (7.78%) Scrum
11 14 (7.78%) Automated Testing
12 12 (6.67%) Web Development
12 12 (6.67%) MVC
13 11 (6.11%) Kanban
14 10 (5.56%) DevOps
14 10 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
14 10 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (31.67%) SQL
2 25 (13.89%) Scala
3 24 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 22 (12.22%) Ruby
5 18 (10.00%) Python
6 16 (8.89%) Shell Script
7 15 (8.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 15 (8.33%) PL/SQL
8 9 (5.00%) COBOL
9 8 (4.44%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.44%) C++
9 8 (4.44%) Perl
10 7 (3.89%) C
11 4 (2.22%) PHP
12 3 (1.67%) VBA
13 2 (1.11%) XPath
13 2 (1.11%) C#
14 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.56%) VB
14 1 (0.56%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 38 (21.11%) Security Cleared
2 22 (12.22%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (2.78%) Degree
4 4 (2.22%) OCAJ
4 4 (2.22%) OCP
4 4 (2.22%) OCA
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.56%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.56%) QA
2 14 (7.78%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (3.89%) Xen
2 6 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.56%) KVM
3 1 (0.56%) Docker
3 1 (0.56%) iptables
Systems Management
1 21 (11.67%) Puppet
2 20 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.44%) OpenView
4 4 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.56%) Salt
6 1 (0.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 56 (31.11%) Oracle
2 24 (13.33%) Informatica
3 21 (11.67%) Red Hat
4 19 (10.56%) HP
5 15 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 11 (6.11%) Google
7 8 (4.44%) IBM
8 7 (3.89%) SAP
9 6 (3.33%) VMware
10 5 (2.78%) Sun
10 5 (2.78%) Business Objects
10 5 (2.78%) Siebel
10 5 (2.78%) Axway
11 4 (2.22%) Tableau
11 4 (2.22%) Siemens
12 3 (1.67%) Citrix
12 3 (1.67%) Sybase
12 3 (1.67%) Splunk
13 2 (1.11%) EnterpriseDB
13 2 (1.11%) Micro Focus
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