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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 38 14 35
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 20 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.12% 6.38% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.49% 7.14% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 3
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£350 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £333 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £368 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
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
445 168 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 91.75% 89.36% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 74 148
Average daily rate £350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £216 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 11 28
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +18.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £12.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £18.90 £19.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 -18 20 £350 -
Sunderland - - - -
Gateshead - - - -
Java Developer
North East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 36 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (58.33%) Spring
3 12 (33.33%) JBoss
3 12 (33.33%) JMS
3 12 (33.33%) Apache CXF
4 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (27.78%) Finance
5 10 (27.78%) HTML
5 10 (27.78%) CSS
6 9 (25.00%) Web Services
7 8 (22.22%) JUnit
7 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 8 (22.22%) J2EE
7 8 (22.22%) Manufacturing
7 8 (22.22%) Intranet
7 8 (22.22%) Internet
8 7 (19.44%) SAML
8 7 (19.44%) JSF
8 7 (19.44%) Marketing
8 7 (19.44%) jQuery
8 7 (19.44%) Play Framework
9 6 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (16.67%) TDD
9 6 (16.67%) Electronics
9 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 6 (16.67%) Programme Management
9 6 (16.67%) DTV
9 6 (16.67%) Oracle
9 6 (16.67%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.78%) AquaLogic
3 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Intranet
1 8 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) JUnit
2 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
2 5 (13.89%) Maven
2 5 (13.89%) Selenium
2 5 (13.89%) Hudson
3 2 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 7 (19.44%) Marketing
4 6 (16.67%) Electronics
4 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.78%) Publishing
5 1 (2.78%) Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) Spring
2 12 (33.33%) JMS
2 12 (33.33%) Apache CXF
3 10 (27.78%) HTML
3 10 (27.78%) CSS
4 9 (25.00%) Web Services
5 8 (22.22%) J2EE
6 7 (19.44%) SAML
6 7 (19.44%) JSF
6 7 (19.44%) jQuery
6 7 (19.44%) Play Framework
7 5 (13.89%) JPA
8 3 (8.33%) Java EE
8 3 (8.33%) SOAP
8 3 (8.33%) GWT
9 2 (5.56%) HTML5
9 2 (5.56%) CSS3
9 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
9 2 (5.56%) Ajax
9 2 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) DTV
2 5 (13.89%) GIS
3 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) UNIX
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) TDD
2 6 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (11.11%) SOA
5 3 (8.33%) Release Management
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.56%) MVC
7 1 (2.78%) Scrum
7 1 (2.78%) Web Design
7 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.78%) Web Development
7 1 (2.78%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) BDD
7 1 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.78%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) C++
4 3 (8.33%) Scala
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.78%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) JBoss
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) Informatica
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat