The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 76 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 32 33 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.61% 5.40% 4.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 5.64% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 13
Median daily rate £450 £323 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £387 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.13 £40.60 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +12.77%
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
1088 585 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 88.82% 95.74% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 348 289
Median daily rate £325 £364 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.65% +10.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 65 13
Median hourly rate £28.00 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Tyne and Wear region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 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 -53 27 £450 +39.53% 6
Sunderland - 4 £325 - 1
Java Developer
North East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 99 (99.00%) Java
2 72 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (40.00%) HTML
4 37 (37.00%) JavaScript
4 37 (37.00%) CSS
5 28 (28.00%) TDD
5 28 (28.00%) Spring
6 23 (23.00%) Oracle
7 22 (22.00%) Linux
8 21 (21.00%) JBoss
9 20 (20.00%) Hibernate
10 18 (18.00%) SQL Server
11 17 (17.00%) Finance
12 16 (16.00%) HTML5
13 15 (15.00%) AngularJS
14 14 (14.00%) Scrum
14 14 (14.00%) jQuery
14 14 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (14.00%) Security Cleared
15 13 (13.00%) JPA
15 13 (13.00%) Web Services
15 13 (13.00%) Microservices
16 12 (12.00%) SDLC
16 12 (12.00%) Node.js
16 12 (12.00%) Red Hat
16 12 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 12 (12.00%) RESTful
16 12 (12.00%) Integration Testing
16 12 (12.00%) Test Scripting
16 12 (12.00%) Axway

Java Developer Skill Set
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 21 (21.00%) JBoss
2 12 (12.00%) Node.js
3 11 (11.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.00%) Apache
5 5 (5.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.00%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) GitHub
2 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.00%) Internet
2 6 (6.00%) HTTP
3 5 (5.00%) SSL
4 1 (1.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.00%) Relational Database
3 10 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 8 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.00%) MySQL
6 3 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.00%) Big Data
8 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 11 (11.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (11.00%) Subversion
2 8 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 5 (5.00%) Ant
3 5 (5.00%) JUnit
3 5 (5.00%) StarTeam
4 4 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.00%) Maven
4 4 (4.00%) Selenium
5 3 (3.00%) Mercurial
5 3 (3.00%) Mockito
6 1 (1.00%) Grunt
6 1 (1.00%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (17.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.00%) Electronics
3 1 (1.00%) Marketing
3 1 (1.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (40.00%) HTML
2 37 (37.00%) CSS
3 28 (28.00%) Spring
4 20 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 16 (16.00%) HTML5
6 15 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 14 (14.00%) jQuery
8 13 (13.00%) JPA
8 13 (13.00%) Web Services
9 12 (12.00%) RESTful
10 10 (10.00%) .NET
10 10 (10.00%) JSON
10 10 (10.00%) XML
11 9 (9.00%) Java EE
11 9 (9.00%) Java EE 5
11 9 (9.00%) Java SE
11 9 (9.00%) XHTML
12 8 (8.00%) EJB
12 8 (8.00%) J2EE
12 8 (8.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.00%) Blog
2 3 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.00%) User Experience
3 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.00%) Linux
2 12 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (6.00%) Unix
4 4 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (28.00%) TDD
3 14 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (14.00%) Scrum
4 13 (13.00%) Microservices
5 12 (12.00%) Integration Testing
5 12 (12.00%) SDLC
5 12 (12.00%) Test Scripting
6 11 (11.00%) BDD
7 9 (9.00%) OO
7 9 (9.00%) Pair Programming
8 8 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.00%) MVC
8 8 (8.00%) OOP
8 8 (8.00%) Open Source
9 7 (7.00%) Web Development
10 5 (5.00%) Extreme Programming
10 5 (5.00%) Kanban
10 5 (5.00%) Migration
10 5 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 99 (99.00%) Java
2 37 (37.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.00%) C#
4 8 (8.00%) VB
5 7 (7.00%) Scala
6 4 (4.00%) C++
6 4 (4.00%) SQL
7 3 (3.00%) Clojure
7 3 (3.00%) FQL
7 3 (3.00%) Groovy
7 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.00%) PHP
8 2 (2.00%) Python
8 2 (2.00%) Ruby
9 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.00%) Oracle Certification
3 10 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 10 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (9.00%) OCA
4 9 (9.00%) OCAJ
4 9 (9.00%) OCP
5 7 (7.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (23.00%) Oracle
2 12 (12.00%) Axway
2 12 (12.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.00%) TIBCO
4 3 (3.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.00%) SAP
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
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