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 24 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 98 49 36
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -13
Contract jobs citing J2EE 20 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.52% 3.34% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.07% 12.31% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 3
Median daily rate £500 £263 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.94%
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
283 195 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 21.46% 27.16% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 120 55
Median daily rate £375 £380 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 0 1
Median hourly rate £28.25 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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
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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -52 20 £500 +90.47% 1
J2EE
North East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 44 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (56.82%) Oracle
3 23 (52.27%) WebLogic
4 22 (50.00%) Unix
4 22 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 20 (45.45%) Windows
6 19 (43.18%) ITIL
6 19 (43.18%) BPSS Clearance
7 18 (40.91%) AIX
7 18 (40.91%) Solaris
8 17 (38.64%) C++
9 16 (36.36%) MQSeries
9 16 (36.36%) SSL
9 16 (36.36%) Sun
10 14 (31.82%) Linux
10 14 (31.82%) JSP
10 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (29.55%) QMS
11 13 (29.55%) WebSphere
12 12 (27.27%) IBM Integration Bus
12 12 (27.27%) SC Cleared
12 12 (27.27%) Configuration Management
12 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
13 11 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 11 (25.00%) IBM
13 11 (25.00%) Tuxedo
13 11 (25.00%) C
13 11 (25.00%) Perl
13 11 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
13 11 (25.00%) Middleware

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 23 (52.27%) WebLogic
2 16 (36.36%) MQSeries
3 13 (29.55%) WebSphere
4 11 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 11 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 11 (25.00%) Tuxedo
4 11 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (20.45%) AquaLogic
6 7 (15.91%) iPlanet
7 6 (13.64%) JBoss
8 2 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (2.27%) Apache
9 1 (2.27%) CMS
9 1 (2.27%) IIS
9 1 (2.27%) Jetty
9 1 (2.27%) nginx
9 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 9 (20.45%) OpenText MBPM
2 5 (11.36%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.27%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.27%) IaaS
1 1 (2.27%) PaaS
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) SSL
2 7 (15.91%) BIG-IP
2 7 (15.91%) Firewall
2 7 (15.91%) Internet
3 6 (13.64%) SAN
4 4 (9.09%) LDAP
5 3 (6.82%) FTP
5 3 (6.82%) HTTP
6 2 (4.55%) NAS
6 2 (4.55%) SSH
6 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.27%) DHCP
7 1 (2.27%) DNS
7 1 (2.27%) IPsec
7 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.36%) DB2
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Eclipse
2 5 (11.36%) Ant
2 5 (11.36%) StarTeam
3 2 (4.55%) JUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.27%) Maven
4 1 (2.27%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.27%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Architect
3 6 (13.64%) Java Architect
3 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Middleware Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Chief Architect
7 2 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Junior
7 2 (4.55%) NoSQL Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Scala Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Scrum Master
8 1 (2.27%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Web Architect
8 1 (2.27%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) JSP
2 12 (27.27%) IBM Integration Bus
3 11 (25.00%) Middleware
4 6 (13.64%) Swing
5 5 (11.36%) EJB
5 5 (11.36%) JDBC
5 5 (11.36%) TIBCO EMS
6 4 (9.09%) HTML
6 4 (9.09%) Java EE
7 3 (6.82%) CSS
7 3 (6.82%) HTML5
7 3 (6.82%) Play Framework
7 3 (6.82%) REST
8 2 (4.55%) .NET
8 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.55%) jQuery
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Streams
8 2 (4.55%) SOAP
8 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Clustering
2 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.55%) Grid Computing
3 2 (4.55%) HP Storage
3 2 (4.55%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Unix
2 20 (45.45%) Windows
3 18 (40.91%) AIX
3 18 (40.91%) Solaris
4 14 (31.82%) Linux
5 11 (25.00%) OS/390
5 11 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.55%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) ITIL
2 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (29.55%) QMS
4 12 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (22.73%) Migration
5 10 (22.73%) Problem Management
6 9 (20.45%) Change Management
6 9 (20.45%) Release Management
6 9 (20.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (20.45%) Security Management
6 9 (20.45%) Service Delivery
7 8 (18.18%) ITIL V3
7 8 (18.18%) Project Management
8 7 (15.91%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (15.91%) Six Sigma
9 5 (11.36%) SOA
10 4 (9.09%) ArchiMate
10 4 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (6.82%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (38.64%) C++
3 11 (25.00%) C
3 11 (25.00%) Perl
4 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.36%) Python
6 3 (6.82%) COBOL
6 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.82%) Scala
6 3 (6.82%) SQL
7 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.27%) C#
8 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (43.18%) BPSS Clearance
3 12 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.09%) BC Cleared
5 3 (6.82%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) Disclosure Scotland
1 7 (15.91%) JSP 440
2 6 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (15.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (9.09%) OpenView
3 3 (6.82%) Puppet
4 2 (4.55%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (4.55%) Data Guard
4 2 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (4.55%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) Oracle
2 16 (36.36%) Sun
3 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 11 (25.00%) Fujitsu
4 11 (25.00%) IBM
5 9 (20.45%) Axway
6 8 (18.18%) VMware
7 7 (15.91%) BEA
7 7 (15.91%) Cisco
7 7 (15.91%) F5
7 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
8 5 (11.36%) HP
8 5 (11.36%) TIBCO
9 4 (9.09%) Cognos
9 4 (9.09%) Opsware
10 3 (6.82%) Micro Focus
11 2 (4.55%) BMC
11 2 (4.55%) NetApp
11 2 (4.55%) Symantec
11 2 (4.55%) Veritas