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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 57 44 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 43 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.07% 3.82% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.52% 4.07% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 25 17
Median daily rate £350 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £224 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £575 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
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
951 761 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 90.06% 93.83% 93.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 647 496 257
Median daily rate £330 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 38 30
Median hourly rate £27.00 £15.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.36 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £35.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -15 37 £375 -11.76% 10
Sunderland - 6 £325 - 1
Java Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 58 (77.33%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (44.00%) TDD
4 32 (42.67%) JavaScript
5 26 (34.67%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (33.33%) Scrum
7 22 (29.33%) CSS
7 22 (29.33%) BDD
8 19 (25.33%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (22.67%) Node.js
9 17 (22.67%) HTML
10 15 (20.00%) Microservices
11 14 (18.67%) C#
11 14 (18.67%) JBoss
11 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
12 13 (17.33%) Spring
12 13 (17.33%) XML
13 12 (16.00%) EJB
13 12 (16.00%) VB
13 12 (16.00%) .NET
13 12 (16.00%) Maven
13 12 (16.00%) RESTful
13 12 (16.00%) AngularJS
13 12 (16.00%) Jenkins
14 11 (14.67%) JSON
14 11 (14.67%) Web Services
14 11 (14.67%) SOAP
14 11 (14.67%) Finance
15 10 (13.33%) Manufacturing
15 10 (13.33%) Retail

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 14 (18.67%) JBoss
2 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.67%) nginx
3 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) GitHub
2 1 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) Internet
1 1 (1.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (16.00%) Maven
3 10 (13.33%) Subversion
4 8 (10.67%) GitLab
4 8 (10.67%) Protractor
4 8 (10.67%) webpack
5 7 (9.33%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.67%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.33%) Grunt
7 1 (1.33%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.33%) JUnit
7 1 (1.33%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.33%) Selenium
7 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 10 (13.33%) Retail
3 4 (5.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.33%) CSS
2 17 (22.67%) HTML
2 17 (22.67%) Node.js
3 13 (17.33%) Spring
3 13 (17.33%) XML
4 12 (16.00%) .NET
4 12 (16.00%) AngularJS
4 12 (16.00%) EJB
4 12 (16.00%) RESTful
5 11 (14.67%) JSON
5 11 (14.67%) SOAP
5 11 (14.67%) Web Services
6 9 (12.00%) EJB 3.0
6 9 (12.00%) J2EE
6 9 (12.00%) JPA
7 8 (10.67%) EJS
7 8 (10.67%) Express
7 8 (10.67%) Hibernate
7 8 (10.67%) HTML5
8 7 (9.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Linux
2 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (77.33%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (44.00%) TDD
3 26 (34.67%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (33.33%) Scrum
5 22 (29.33%) BDD
6 15 (20.00%) Microservices
7 9 (12.00%) MVC
7 9 (12.00%) Web Development
8 8 (10.67%) Open Source
8 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
9 7 (9.33%) Asynchronous Programming
9 7 (9.33%) Data Management
9 7 (9.33%) Functional Programming
9 7 (9.33%) Test Scripting
10 6 (8.00%) SOA
11 5 (6.67%) OO
11 5 (6.67%) OOP
11 5 (6.67%) Pair Programming
11 5 (6.67%) Software Delivery
12 3 (4.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (98.67%) Java
2 32 (42.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.67%) C#
4 12 (16.00%) VB
5 8 (10.67%) Scala
6 5 (6.67%) Clojure
6 5 (6.67%) Groovy
6 5 (6.67%) Python
7 4 (5.33%) C++
7 4 (5.33%) Ruby
8 2 (2.67%) C
8 2 (2.67%) PHP
9 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle
2 4 (5.33%) Axway
2 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
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