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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 61 44 37
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 43 38 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.57% 4.49% 4.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 4.73% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 31 18
Median daily rate £350 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £575 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +25.73%
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
1111 803 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 92.12% 94.81% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 812 540 334
Median daily rate £370 £440 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £280 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 34
Median hourly rate £26.50 £17.77 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% +31.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.60 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £35.20 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -27 38 £370 -12.94% 5
Sunderland - 5 £325 -
Java Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 74 (98.67%) Java
2 56 (74.67%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (45.33%) TDD
4 32 (42.67%) JavaScript
5 27 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (32.00%) BDD
6 24 (32.00%) CSS
7 22 (29.33%) Node.js
8 21 (28.00%) Scrum
9 19 (25.33%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (22.67%) Microservices
11 16 (21.33%) HTML
12 15 (20.00%) XML
13 14 (18.67%) C#
13 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
14 13 (17.33%) AngularJS
14 13 (17.33%) JBoss
15 12 (16.00%) EJB
15 12 (16.00%) SOAP
15 12 (16.00%) VB
15 12 (16.00%) .NET
15 12 (16.00%) Finance
15 12 (16.00%) JSON
15 12 (16.00%) Spring
15 12 (16.00%) Maven
15 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering
15 12 (16.00%) Jenkins
16 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (14.67%) Retail
16 11 (14.67%) RESTful

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 13 (17.33%) JBoss
2 5 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.33%) nginx
4 2 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) GitHub
2 1 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.33%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (16.00%) Maven
3 10 (13.33%) Subversion
4 9 (12.00%) GitLab
4 9 (12.00%) Protractor
4 9 (12.00%) webpack
5 6 (8.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.33%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.67%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.67%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.33%) Grunt
8 1 (1.33%) JIRA
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 11 (14.67%) Manufacturing
2 11 (14.67%) Retail
3 5 (6.67%) Law
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.00%) CSS
2 22 (29.33%) Node.js
3 16 (21.33%) HTML
4 15 (20.00%) XML
5 13 (17.33%) AngularJS
6 12 (16.00%) .NET
6 12 (16.00%) EJB
6 12 (16.00%) JSON
6 12 (16.00%) SOAP
6 12 (16.00%) Spring
7 11 (14.67%) RESTful
7 11 (14.67%) Web Services
8 10 (13.33%) J2EE
8 10 (13.33%) JPA
9 9 (12.00%) EJB 3.0
9 9 (12.00%) EJS
9 9 (12.00%) Express
10 8 (10.67%) jQuery
11 7 (9.33%) Hibernate
11 7 (9.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Linux
2 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.67%) Windows
4 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (74.67%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (45.33%) TDD
3 27 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (32.00%) BDD
5 21 (28.00%) Scrum
6 17 (22.67%) Microservices
7 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering
8 10 (13.33%) Data Management
9 9 (12.00%) MVC
9 9 (12.00%) Web Development
10 8 (10.67%) Asynchronous Programming
10 8 (10.67%) Functional Programming
10 8 (10.67%) Test Scripting
11 6 (8.00%) Open Source
12 5 (6.67%) OO
12 5 (6.67%) Pair Programming
13 4 (5.33%) OOP
13 4 (5.33%) SOA
13 4 (5.33%) Software Delivery
13 4 (5.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (98.67%) Java
2 32 (42.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.67%) C#
4 12 (16.00%) VB
5 7 (9.33%) Scala
6 5 (6.67%) Python
7 4 (5.33%) C++
7 4 (5.33%) Clojure
7 4 (5.33%) Groovy
8 3 (4.00%) Ruby
9 2 (2.67%) C
9 2 (2.67%) PHP
10 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.33%) SQL
10 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle
2 3 (4.00%) Axway
2 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.33%) Google