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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 45 41 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Contract jobs citing J2EE 23 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.19% 1.36% 2.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.79% 5.32% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
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£263 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £278 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £425 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
J2EE
North East

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
195 94 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 27.01% 25.61% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 66 19
Average daily rate £385 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +34.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 22 £263 -19.23% 3
J2EE
North East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 39 (92.86%) Java
2 28 (66.67%) Linux
3 24 (57.14%) Web Services
4 22 (52.38%) SQL
5 21 (50.00%) Oracle
5 21 (50.00%) Informatica
6 20 (47.62%) WebLogic
6 20 (47.62%) SOAP
7 19 (45.24%) Ant
7 19 (45.24%) Shell Script
7 19 (45.24%) Service Management
7 19 (45.24%) Security Cleared
7 19 (45.24%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 18 (42.86%) Problem Management
8 18 (42.86%) SLA
8 18 (42.86%) ITIL
9 16 (38.10%) LDAP
9 16 (38.10%) SC Cleared
10 15 (35.71%) Finance
11 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (30.95%) Red Hat
11 13 (30.95%) JMS
11 13 (30.95%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (30.95%) PL/SQL
11 13 (30.95%) Root Cause Analysis
12 12 (28.57%) High Availability
12 12 (28.57%) Oracle Database
12 12 (28.57%) JDBC
12 12 (28.57%) SOA
12 12 (28.57%) Middleware

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing J2EE 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 J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (47.62%) WebLogic
2 11 (26.19%) AquaLogic
3 6 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 5 (11.90%) Jetty
4 5 (11.90%) nginx
4 5 (11.90%) IIS
4 5 (11.90%) JBoss
4 5 (11.90%) Apache
4 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (11.90%) Google App Engine
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) LDAP
2 5 (11.90%) DHCP
2 5 (11.90%) FTP
2 5 (11.90%) HTTP
2 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.90%) DNS
2 5 (11.90%) SSL
2 5 (11.90%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.76%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Ant
2 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Electronics
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Informatica Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Linux Support
6 3 (7.14%) UX Designer
6 3 (7.14%) Designer
6 3 (7.14%) Informatica Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Support Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Development Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Build and Release Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Junior
8 1 (2.38%) Programmer
8 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) Web Services
2 20 (47.62%) SOAP
3 13 (30.95%) JMS
4 12 (28.57%) Middleware
4 12 (28.57%) JDBC
4 12 (28.57%) JNDI
5 6 (14.29%) Servlets
6 5 (11.90%) .NET
6 5 (11.90%) Spring
7 4 (9.52%) jQuery
7 4 (9.52%) RESTful
7 4 (9.52%) HTML
7 4 (9.52%) Hibernate
8 3 (7.14%) OSGi
8 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.76%) Play Framework
9 2 (4.76%) JPA
9 2 (4.76%) JSF
9 2 (4.76%) CSS
10 1 (2.38%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Clustering
2 3 (7.14%) User Experience
3 2 (4.76%) DTV
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (66.67%) Linux
2 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.76%) AIX
4 1 (2.38%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Service Management
2 18 (42.86%) ITIL
2 18 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 13 (30.95%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (28.57%) High Availability
4 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (28.57%) SOA
5 5 (11.90%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
5 5 (11.90%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.52%) Open Source
6 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
7 3 (7.14%) TDD
8 2 (4.76%) Pair Programming
8 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.76%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 39 (92.86%) Java
2 22 (52.38%) SQL
3 19 (45.24%) Shell Script
3 19 (45.24%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 13 (30.95%) PL/SQL
5 10 (23.81%) Bash Shell
6 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.76%) C
7 2 (4.76%) C++
8 1 (2.38%) COBOL
8 1 (2.38%) XPath
8 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) Security Cleared
2 16 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.38%) OCAJ
4 1 (2.38%) OCP
4 1 (2.38%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Xen
1 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) OpenView
2 4 (9.52%) Puppet
2 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Oracle
1 21 (50.00%) Informatica
2 13 (30.95%) Red Hat
3 11 (26.19%) HP
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.90%) VMware
4 5 (11.90%) Google
5 4 (9.52%) SAP
6 3 (7.14%) IBM
7 2 (4.76%) Sybase
8 1 (2.38%) EnterpriseDB