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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 71 35 50
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +15
Contract jobs citing J2EE 26 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.64% 3.96% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.87% 13.19% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 6
Median daily rate £325 £300 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +16.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £348 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £376
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £40.60 £35.40
% change year-on-year
-12.56% +14.68%
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
219 182 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.23% 30.03% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 120 93
Median daily rate £325 £313 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £445 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £27.25 £15.68 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

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
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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -36 23 £325 +8.33% 1
Sunderland - 1 £325 -
J2EE
North East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 68 (98.55%) Java
2 46 (66.67%) Oracle
3 29 (42.03%) Linux
4 28 (40.58%) Windows
5 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (36.23%) SSL
7 24 (34.78%) WebLogic
8 23 (33.33%) AIX
8 23 (33.33%) Solaris
8 23 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 21 (30.43%) WebSphere
9 21 (30.43%) Oracle Database
9 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
9 21 (30.43%) Configuration Management
10 20 (28.99%) VMware
10 20 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (26.09%) HTTP
12 17 (24.64%) TCP/IP
12 17 (24.64%) Unix
12 17 (24.64%) WebSphere Application Server
12 17 (24.64%) .NET
12 17 (24.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 17 (24.64%) Oracle Application Server
13 16 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (23.19%) Jenkins
13 16 (23.19%) Travis CI
13 16 (23.19%) Sun
13 16 (23.19%) Apache
13 16 (23.19%) Tomcat
14 15 (21.74%) SOA

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 24 (34.78%) WebLogic
2 21 (30.43%) WebSphere
3 17 (24.64%) Oracle Application Server
3 17 (24.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 17 (24.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 16 (23.19%) Apache
4 16 (23.19%) Tomcat
5 15 (21.74%) IIS
5 15 (21.74%) Jetty
5 15 (21.74%) nginx
6 12 (17.39%) JBoss
7 11 (15.94%) Oracle 10gAS
8 10 (14.49%) MQSeries
8 10 (14.49%) PowerExchange
9 6 (8.70%) iPlanet
9 6 (8.70%) Oracle Spatial
9 6 (8.70%) Tuxedo
10 4 (5.80%) AquaLogic
11 2 (2.90%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (1.45%) CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (7.25%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (5.80%) OpenText MBPM
4 2 (2.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.90%) Google App Engine
1 2 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (36.23%) SSL
2 18 (26.09%) HTTP
3 17 (24.64%) TCP/IP
4 15 (21.74%) FTP
5 13 (18.84%) DHCP
5 13 (18.84%) DNS
5 13 (18.84%) IPsec
6 10 (14.49%) Internet
7 6 (8.70%) BIG-IP
7 6 (8.70%) Firewall
8 5 (7.25%) SAN
9 3 (4.35%) LDAP
10 2 (2.90%) NAS
10 2 (2.90%) SSH
11 1 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.43%) Oracle Database
2 12 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (15.94%) PowerCenter
4 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
6 5 (7.25%) Data Mining
7 4 (5.80%) DB2
8 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Jenkins
1 16 (23.19%) Travis CI
2 11 (15.94%) Log4j
3 7 (10.14%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.25%) Ant
4 5 (7.25%) StarTeam
5 4 (5.80%) JIRA
5 4 (5.80%) JUnit
6 2 (2.90%) Maven
7 1 (1.45%) JMeter
7 1 (1.45%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
1 6 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (2.90%) Electronics
2 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (39.13%) Developer
2 17 (24.64%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.49%) Architect
4 7 (10.14%) Scala Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Java Architect
6 5 (7.25%) Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Middleware Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Java Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) SOA Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Development Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Java Middleware Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Middleware Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) Java Scala Developer
9 2 (2.90%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.64%) .NET
2 14 (20.29%) Servlets
3 12 (17.39%) JSP
4 11 (15.94%) EJB
4 11 (15.94%) Spring
5 9 (13.04%) Middleware
5 9 (13.04%) Web Services
6 8 (11.59%) SOAP
6 8 (11.59%) XML
7 7 (10.14%) IBM Integration Bus
7 7 (10.14%) XSD
7 7 (10.14%) XSLT
8 6 (8.70%) Swing
9 5 (7.25%) JDBC
9 5 (7.25%) Struts
9 5 (7.25%) TIBCO EMS
10 4 (5.80%) CSS
10 4 (5.80%) HTML
10 4 (5.80%) Java EE
10 4 (5.80%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Clustering
3 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.90%) Grid Computing
3 2 (2.90%) HP Storage
3 2 (2.90%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (42.03%) Linux
2 28 (40.58%) Windows
3 23 (33.33%) AIX
3 23 (33.33%) Solaris
4 17 (24.64%) Unix
5 7 (10.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (8.70%) OS/390
6 6 (8.70%) Windows Server
6 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.90%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.43%) Configuration Management
3 16 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (21.74%) SOA
5 13 (18.84%) Automated Testing
5 13 (18.84%) Unit Testing
6 12 (17.39%) ITIL
7 10 (14.49%) Migration
7 10 (14.49%) Project Management
7 10 (14.49%) Web Operations
8 9 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (10.14%) CRM
10 7 (10.14%) DevOps
10 7 (10.14%) MVC
10 7 (10.14%) QMS
11 6 (8.70%) ITIL V3
11 6 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (8.70%) Six Sigma
12 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 68 (98.55%) Java
2 11 (15.94%) C++
2 11 (15.94%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.70%) C
3 6 (8.70%) Perl
4 5 (7.25%) Scala
5 4 (5.80%) Python
6 3 (4.35%) COBOL
7 2 (2.90%) XPath
8 1 (1.45%) C#
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 23 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (21.74%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.25%) PMI Certification
4 5 (7.25%) PMP
4 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (5.80%) BC Cleared
6 3 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 6 (8.70%) JSP 440
2 5 (7.25%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (20.29%) Xen
3 8 (11.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (8.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (4.35%) OpenView
3 2 (2.90%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (2.90%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (2.90%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (66.67%) Oracle
2 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 20 (28.99%) VMware
4 16 (23.19%) Sun
5 15 (21.74%) Axway
6 13 (18.84%) Red Hat
7 12 (17.39%) Informatica
8 11 (15.94%) Genesys
9 9 (13.04%) SAP
10 7 (10.14%) IBM
11 6 (8.70%) BEA
11 6 (8.70%) Cisco
11 6 (8.70%) F5
11 6 (8.70%) Fujitsu
11 6 (8.70%) Siebel
12 5 (7.25%) TIBCO
13 4 (5.80%) HP
14 3 (4.35%) Cognos
14 3 (4.35%) Micro Focus
14 3 (4.35%) Opsware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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