The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 75 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +6
Contract jobs citing J2EE 9 43 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.27% 6.18% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 16.93% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 30 6
Median daily rate £385 £395 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.53% +26.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.61% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +73.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
237 254 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 33.33% 36.49% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 167 70
Median daily rate £350 £375 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 £14.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

J2EE
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 across the Tyne and Wear region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -40 9 £385 -3.75% 1
J2EE
North East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 38 (79.17%) Oracle
1 38 (79.17%) Unix
2 36 (75.00%) Tomcat
3 34 (70.83%) Apache
3 34 (70.83%) Linux
3 34 (70.83%) WebLogic
4 33 (68.75%) TCP/IP
5 31 (64.58%) Sun
6 30 (62.50%) JBoss
6 30 (62.50%) Oracle Application Server
6 30 (62.50%) High Availability
7 29 (60.42%) Clustering
8 28 (58.33%) Firewall
8 28 (58.33%) Load Balancing
8 28 (58.33%) iPlanet
8 28 (58.33%) Cisco
8 28 (58.33%) F5
9 27 (56.25%) ITIL
10 26 (54.17%) Veritas
10 26 (54.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 21 (43.75%) Red Hat
12 20 (41.67%) Solaris
12 20 (41.67%) Java
13 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
14 16 (33.33%) SC Cleared
15 15 (31.25%) AIX
16 12 (25.00%) Windows
17 11 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 11 (22.92%) WebSphere
18 10 (20.83%) SUSE

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 36 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 34 (70.83%) Apache
2 34 (70.83%) WebLogic
3 30 (62.50%) JBoss
3 30 (62.50%) Oracle Application Server
4 28 (58.33%) iPlanet
5 11 (22.92%) WebSphere
6 5 (10.42%) IIS
6 5 (10.42%) Jetty
6 5 (10.42%) Mongrel
6 5 (10.42%) nginx
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (6.25%) AquaLogic
8 3 (6.25%) MQSeries
8 3 (6.25%) Tuxedo
8 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (12.50%) Google App Engine
1 6 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (8.33%) IaaS
3 4 (8.33%) PaaS
3 4 (8.33%) SaaS
4 2 (4.17%) HP Helion
5 1 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.08%) G Suite
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.08%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 33 (68.75%) TCP/IP
2 28 (58.33%) Firewall
3 8 (16.67%) SSL
4 5 (10.42%) DHCP
4 5 (10.42%) DNS
4 5 (10.42%) FTP
4 5 (10.42%) HTTP
4 5 (10.42%) IPsec
5 4 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (2.08%) DocumentDB
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.42%) Travis CI
3 3 (6.25%) Ant
3 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.25%) Gradle
3 3 (6.25%) JUnit
3 3 (6.25%) Maven
3 3 (6.25%) Subversion
3 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.08%) Law
1 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Developer
2 9 (18.75%) Administrator
2 9 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Solaris Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Unix Administrator
4 6 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.42%) Project Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Scala Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) Spring
2 5 (10.42%) .NET
2 5 (10.42%) Servlets
3 4 (8.33%) JPA
3 4 (8.33%) REST
4 3 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.25%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (6.25%) Middleware
4 3 (6.25%) Node.js
4 3 (6.25%) Spring Boot
4 3 (6.25%) Struts
5 2 (4.17%) EJB
6 1 (2.08%) CSS
6 1 (2.08%) HTML
6 1 (2.08%) JDBC
6 1 (2.08%) JMS
6 1 (2.08%) SOAP
6 1 (2.08%) Web Services
6 1 (2.08%) WSDL
6 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (60.42%) Clustering
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (79.17%) Unix
2 34 (70.83%) Linux
3 20 (41.67%) Solaris
4 15 (31.25%) AIX
5 12 (25.00%) Windows
6 11 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (20.83%) HPUX
7 10 (20.83%) SUSE
8 6 (12.50%) Windows Server
9 3 (6.25%) OS/390
9 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (4.17%) Windows 2000
10 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) High Availability
2 28 (58.33%) Load Balancing
3 27 (56.25%) ITIL
4 9 (18.75%) Open Source
5 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.42%) Change Management
7 5 (10.42%) DevOps
7 5 (10.42%) SDLC
8 4 (8.33%) Data Management
8 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
8 4 (8.33%) SOA
9 3 (6.25%) API Design
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (6.25%) Microservices
9 3 (6.25%) Release Management
9 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) Java
2 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.50%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) Scala
5 3 (6.25%) C
5 3 (6.25%) C++
5 3 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.08%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (2.08%) Groovy
6 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
2 16 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.25%) MCSA
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (54.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.42%) Xen
4 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.25%) vSphere
5 1 (2.08%) Docker
5 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.08%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Puppet
2 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 38 (79.17%) Oracle
2 31 (64.58%) Sun
3 28 (58.33%) Cisco
3 28 (58.33%) F5
4 26 (54.17%) Veritas
5 21 (43.75%) Red Hat
6 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (14.58%) Google
8 6 (12.50%) VMware
9 3 (6.25%) Axway
9 3 (6.25%) IBM
10 2 (4.17%) Fujitsu
11 1 (2.08%) Apigee
11 1 (2.08%) CA
11 1 (2.08%) HP
11 1 (2.08%) PlateSpin