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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 52 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Contract jobs citing Java EE 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.09% 1.23% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.51% 4.41% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
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£250 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £32.97
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +6.17%
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
171 68 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.20% 27.98% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 35 31
Average daily rate £360 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £201 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Average hourly rate £24.66 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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
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 24 December 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 -22 5 £250 -16.66%
Java EE
North East

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 19 (95.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle
2 16 (80.00%) Linux
3 15 (75.00%) WebLogic
3 15 (75.00%) SOA
3 15 (75.00%) HP
3 15 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 15 (75.00%) Middleware
3 15 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (75.00%) Oracle Database
4 14 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 14 (70.00%) OpenView
5 13 (65.00%) Finance
5 13 (65.00%) SC Cleared
6 11 (55.00%) AquaLogic
7 9 (45.00%) ITIL
8 7 (35.00%) SAN
8 7 (35.00%) Problem Management
8 7 (35.00%) Change Management
9 6 (30.00%) Splunk
9 6 (30.00%) Network Management
10 5 (25.00%) SLA
11 4 (20.00%) JUnit
11 4 (20.00%) Business Objects
11 4 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
12 3 (15.00%) jQuery
12 3 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (15.00%) TDD
12 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
12 3 (15.00%) Oracle Applications

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 11 (55.00%) AquaLogic
3 3 (15.00%) JBoss
4 2 (10.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JUnit
2 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (10.00%) Maven
3 2 (10.00%) Hudson
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 4 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) DBA
3 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) UNIX Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (15.00%) Spring
2 3 (15.00%) JPA
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) CSS
2 3 (15.00%) jQuery
3 2 (10.00%) SOAP
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (10.00%) JMS
3 2 (10.00%) Apache CXF
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
4 1 (5.00%) CSS3
4 1 (5.00%) Ajax
4 1 (5.00%) Java SE
4 1 (5.00%) JSP
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) GIS
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.00%) UNIX
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows
5 1 (5.00%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) SOA
2 9 (45.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) Change Management
3 7 (35.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (30.00%) Network Management
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.00%) High Availability
6 2 (10.00%) Release Management
7 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.00%) MVC
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.00%) Line Management
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (65.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) OCP
3 1 (5.00%) OCA
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (5.00%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (70.00%) OpenView
2 2 (10.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Oracle
2 15 (75.00%) HP
2 15 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (30.00%) Splunk
4 4 (20.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.00%) EnterpriseDB