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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 15 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 70 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.79% 3.31% 6.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.37% 3.54% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 12 9
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £350 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+18.24% +2.06%
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
675 367 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.41% 93.38% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 239 164
Average daily rate £375 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 37
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.40 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.97% -9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £37.45 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +10 60 £350 +7.69% 6
Sunderland +7 4 £250 -
Wallsend - 1 £325 - 1
Java Developer
North East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 117 (100.00%) Java
2 84 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (42.74%) HTML
4 47 (40.17%) CSS
5 44 (37.61%) JavaScript
6 43 (36.75%) Oracle
7 39 (33.33%) Spring
8 36 (30.77%) Finance
9 35 (29.91%) TDD
10 29 (24.79%) SQL Server
10 29 (24.79%) Web Services
11 27 (23.08%) Linux
12 25 (21.37%) Java EE
13 23 (19.66%) Manufacturing
14 22 (18.80%) Security Cleared
15 21 (17.95%) Node.js
15 21 (17.95%) J2EE
16 20 (17.09%) XML
17 19 (16.24%) Hibernate
17 19 (16.24%) BDD
17 19 (16.24%) RESTful
18 18 (15.38%) Integration Testing
18 18 (15.38%) Test Scripting
18 18 (15.38%) Degree
18 18 (15.38%) Relational Database
18 18 (15.38%) SDLC
18 18 (15.38%) JBoss
18 18 (15.38%) RDBMS
19 17 (14.53%) SQL
19 17 (14.53%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 21 (17.95%) Node.js
2 18 (15.38%) JBoss
3 14 (11.97%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.13%) Apache
5 5 (4.27%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.56%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (1.71%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.11%) Internet
2 7 (5.98%) HTTP
3 3 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (24.79%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 18 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 16 (13.68%) MongoDB
3 16 (13.68%) MySQL
4 12 (10.26%) NoSQL
5 8 (6.84%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.42%) SQLite
7 3 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.85%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (12.82%) Git (software)
1 15 (12.82%) Subversion
2 8 (6.84%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.42%) JIRA
4 3 (2.56%) Ant
4 3 (2.56%) Maven
4 3 (2.56%) StarTeam
5 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.71%) JUnit
6 1 (0.85%) JMeter
General
1 36 (30.77%) Finance
2 23 (19.66%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.42%) Electronics
3 4 (3.42%) Marketing
3 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (42.74%) HTML
2 47 (40.17%) CSS
3 39 (33.33%) Spring
4 29 (24.79%) Web Services
5 25 (21.37%) Java EE
6 21 (17.95%) J2EE
7 20 (17.09%) XML
8 19 (16.24%) Hibernate
8 19 (16.24%) RESTful
9 17 (14.53%) AngularJS
10 16 (13.68%) JSON
10 16 (13.68%) XHTML
11 15 (12.82%) Java EE 5
11 15 (12.82%) Java SE
11 15 (12.82%) jQuery
12 14 (11.97%) HTML5
13 13 (11.11%) JSP
14 11 (9.40%) REST
14 11 (9.40%) SOAP
15 10 (8.55%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.82%) Mobile App
2 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.56%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.08%) Linux
2 15 (12.82%) Mac OS X
3 13 (11.11%) Unix
4 7 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (29.91%) TDD
3 19 (16.24%) BDD
4 18 (15.38%) Integration Testing
4 18 (15.38%) SDLC
4 18 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 17 (14.53%) Mentoring
6 14 (11.97%) MVC
7 12 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (9.40%) Pair Programming
9 10 (8.55%) Scrum
10 9 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
10 9 (7.69%) Open Source
11 8 (6.84%) API Design
11 8 (6.84%) Microservices
12 7 (5.98%) SOA
12 7 (5.98%) Web Development
13 5 (4.27%) OO
13 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2
14 4 (3.42%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 117 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (37.61%) JavaScript
3 17 (14.53%) SQL
4 11 (9.40%) C#
5 7 (5.98%) Ruby
6 6 (5.13%) VB
7 5 (4.27%) Scala
8 4 (3.42%) C++
8 4 (3.42%) Jython
8 4 (3.42%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.42%) Python
8 4 (3.42%) XPath
9 3 (2.56%) FQL
10 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.85%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.85%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (18.80%) Security Cleared
2 18 (15.38%) Degree
3 16 (13.68%) SC Cleared
4 15 (12.82%) OCA
4 15 (12.82%) OCAJ
4 15 (12.82%) OCP
4 15 (12.82%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (5.98%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (4.27%) PMI Certification
6 5 (4.27%) PMP
6 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (3.42%) OCPJP
7 4 (3.42%) OCPJWCD
8 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 43 (36.75%) Oracle
2 7 (5.98%) Axway
2 7 (5.98%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.42%) SAP
4 3 (2.56%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.56%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.85%) OpenText
5 1 (0.85%) Vignette
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