The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills 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 EE over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 50 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Contract jobs citing Java EE 11 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.16% 0.53% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 2.63% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
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£201 £325 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.15% +54.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Java EE
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
176 38 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 34.58% 20.32% 26.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 22 43
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £318 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £13.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Java EE
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 EE across the Tyne and Wear region.

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Java EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Java EE
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 EE within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 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 -21 11 £201 -38.15% 1
Gateshead - - - -
Java EE
North East

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE.

1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) HP
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (75.00%) Middleware
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (66.67%) OpenView
3 8 (66.67%) SOA
3 8 (66.67%) WebLogic
4 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
5 5 (41.67%) AquaLogic
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) SLA
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) Release Management
7 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (25.00%) TDD
7 3 (25.00%) JPA
7 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (25.00%) Spring
7 3 (25.00%) Maven
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (25.00%) Apache CXF
7 3 (25.00%) Hudson
7 3 (25.00%) CSS
7 3 (25.00%) JUnit

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 5 (41.67%) AquaLogic
3 3 (25.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JUnit
1 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (25.00%) Maven
1 3 (25.00%) Hudson
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) JPA
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (25.00%) Apache CXF
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
1 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) SOA
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) OpenView
2 2 (16.67%) OVSD
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
1 9 (75.00%) HP
1 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk