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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 52 15 28
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 30 70 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.07% 10.22% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.25% 10.80% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 43 13
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £475 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £45.88 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-13.89% +27.43%

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
706 648 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.66% 94.60% 93.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 424 236
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 11 22
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £14.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -1.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.39 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.22 £21.00 £33.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -38 30 £350 +11.11% 7
Java Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (57.41%) JavaScript
4 26 (48.15%) Spring
5 25 (46.30%) Microservices
6 23 (42.59%) TDD
6 23 (42.59%) Git (software)
7 21 (38.89%) Linux
8 18 (33.33%) MVC
9 17 (31.48%) Unit Testing
10 15 (27.78%) Scala
10 15 (27.78%) MongoDB
11 14 (25.93%) Spring MVC
11 14 (25.93%) Scrum
11 14 (25.93%) C#
11 14 (25.93%) HTML
11 14 (25.93%) .NET
12 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET
12 13 (24.07%) Ruby
12 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (22.22%) Cucumber
13 12 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
13 12 (22.22%) Play Framework
14 11 (20.37%) DevOps
14 11 (20.37%) Puppet
14 11 (20.37%) Automated Testing
14 11 (20.37%) CSS
14 11 (20.37%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (18.52%) Hibernate
15 10 (18.52%) BDD

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 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.81%) Confluence
3 5 (9.26%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.41%) JBoss
5 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.70%) Liferay
6 2 (3.70%) nginx
7 1 (1.85%) Apache
7 1 (1.85%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.81%) GitHub
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.85%) G Suite
2 1 (1.85%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) MongoDB
2 11 (20.37%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.56%) Neo4j
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.85%) DocumentDB
6 1 (1.85%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (42.59%) Git (software)
2 12 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 9 (16.67%) JIRA
4 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 5 (9.26%) JUnit
5 5 (9.26%) Subversion
6 4 (7.41%) Maven
7 3 (5.56%) Ant
7 3 (5.56%) Gradle
7 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.70%) GitLab
8 2 (3.70%) Protractor
8 2 (3.70%) Vagrant
8 2 (3.70%) webpack
9 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.85%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
1 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 3 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Law
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) Spring
2 14 (25.93%) .NET
2 14 (25.93%) HTML
2 14 (25.93%) Spring MVC
3 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET
3 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (22.22%) Play Framework
4 12 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
5 11 (20.37%) CSS
6 10 (18.52%) Hibernate
6 10 (18.52%) Node.js
7 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
7 8 (14.81%) J2EE
7 8 (14.81%) REST
8 7 (12.96%) XML
9 5 (9.26%) JPA
9 5 (9.26%) JSON
10 4 (7.41%) RESTful
10 4 (7.41%) SOAP
11 3 (5.56%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.26%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) Unix
3 4 (7.41%) Mac OS X
4 3 (5.56%) Windows
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (46.30%) Microservices
3 23 (42.59%) TDD
4 18 (33.33%) MVC
5 17 (31.48%) Unit Testing
6 14 (25.93%) Scrum
7 11 (20.37%) Automated Testing
7 11 (20.37%) DevOps
8 10 (18.52%) BDD
9 7 (12.96%) Continuous Deployment
9 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
10 5 (9.26%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
10 5 (9.26%) Web Design
11 4 (7.41%) Data Management
12 3 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (5.56%) Functional Programming
12 3 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (5.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (57.41%) JavaScript
3 15 (27.78%) Scala
4 14 (25.93%) C#
5 13 (24.07%) Ruby
6 6 (11.11%) SQL
7 3 (5.56%) C
7 3 (5.56%) VB
8 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.85%) Google Apps Script
8 1 (1.85%) Groovy
8 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.85%) Python
8 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (1.85%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) Puppet
2 7 (12.96%) Terraform
3 5 (9.26%) Ansible
4 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.85%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) Google
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) Apigee
3 1 (1.85%) CA
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