The table below looks at the statistics for the Java 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 Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 44 31 17
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 30 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.70% 4.25% 4.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.15% 4.57% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 4
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £218 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £375 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £373
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -2.85%
Java Developer
North East

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
723 394 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 89.15% 92.92% 89.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 254 79
Average daily rate £424 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £513 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 30 15
Average hourly rate £17.25 £13.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.21 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.30 £20.25 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Java 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 Java Developer across the Tyne and Wear region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Java Developer
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 Java Developer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -15 30 £425 +30.76% 8
Java Developer
North East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Java 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 Java Developer in their job title.

1 58 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (48.28%) Oracle
3 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
5 19 (32.76%) Linux
6 18 (31.03%) Web Services
7 16 (27.59%) CSS
8 15 (25.86%) HTML
8 15 (25.86%) Finance
8 15 (25.86%) TDD
8 15 (25.86%) Spring
8 15 (25.86%) Java EE
8 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
9 14 (24.14%) Node.js
10 13 (22.41%) JBoss
11 12 (20.69%) Apache
11 12 (20.69%) Manufacturing
12 11 (18.97%) J2EE
12 11 (18.97%) MySQL
12 11 (18.97%) Oracle Database
12 11 (18.97%) Mentoring
13 10 (17.24%) XML
13 10 (17.24%) BDD
13 10 (17.24%) RESTful
14 9 (15.52%) Apache CXF
14 9 (15.52%) Django
14 9 (15.52%) JSON
14 9 (15.52%) WebSphere
14 9 (15.52%) Struts
14 9 (15.52%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Java 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 Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (24.14%) Node.js
2 13 (22.41%) JBoss
3 12 (20.69%) Apache
4 9 (15.52%) Tomcat
4 9 (15.52%) WebSphere
5 6 (10.34%) Jetty
6 5 (8.62%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.72%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) SNMP
1 5 (8.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) MySQL
1 11 (18.97%) Oracle Database
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.07%) MongoDB
4 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.34%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
1 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.90%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (1.72%) JUnit
4 1 (1.72%) Maven
4 1 (1.72%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.72%) Hudson
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 12 (20.69%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.90%) Marketing
3 4 (6.90%) Electronics
3 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) Web Services
2 16 (27.59%) CSS
3 15 (25.86%) HTML
3 15 (25.86%) Spring
3 15 (25.86%) Java EE
4 11 (18.97%) J2EE
5 10 (17.24%) XML
5 10 (17.24%) RESTful
6 9 (15.52%) Struts
6 9 (15.52%) JSON
6 9 (15.52%) Apache CXF
6 9 (15.52%) Django
6 9 (15.52%) Hibernate
7 8 (13.79%) XHTML
7 8 (13.79%) JSP
7 8 (13.79%) Servlets
8 6 (10.34%) SOAP
8 6 (10.34%) XSLT
8 6 (10.34%) Sass
9 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) DataPower
2 5 (8.62%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.90%) DTV
4 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.72%) GIS
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Linux
2 8 (13.79%) Solaris
3 7 (12.07%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.86%) TDD
3 11 (18.97%) Mentoring
4 10 (17.24%) BDD
5 8 (13.79%) Integration Testing
5 8 (13.79%) Test Scripting
5 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (12.07%) SDLC
6 7 (12.07%) API Design
7 5 (8.62%) Microservices
7 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.90%) MVC
8 4 (6.90%) Pair Programming
8 4 (6.90%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.90%) Web Development
8 4 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (5.17%) Scrum
10 2 (3.45%) Migration
10 2 (3.45%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.52%) SQL
4 7 (12.07%) Groovy
5 5 (8.62%) Scala
5 5 (8.62%) Python
5 5 (8.62%) Perl
6 2 (3.45%) Ruby
7 1 (1.72%) XPath
7 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (10.34%) Degree
3 5 (8.62%) OCAJ
3 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) OCP
3 5 (8.62%) OCA
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) Oracle
2 6 (10.34%) Google
3 4 (6.90%) SAP
4 2 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) Citrix
5 1 (1.72%) IBM
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Arrows Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago