The table below looks at the statistics for the J2EE Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
J2EE Developer
Rank 69 24 35
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +11
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.16% 1.62% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.80% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£360 £190 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.47% -30.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £334 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.86% +2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £33.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.72%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
562 167 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 89.06% 90.27% 93.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 82 134
Average daily rate £375 £339 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.61% +23.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £177 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 10 27
Average hourly rate £15.67 £13.00 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.50% -0.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.61 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £18.90 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE Developer in the job title across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE Developer across the Tyne and Wear region.

J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

J2EE Developer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) VME
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) EnterpriseDB