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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 47 56 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Contract jobs citing Java EE 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.49% 0.75% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.94% 2.90% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
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£325 £200 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -24.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £106.38 £40.45
% change year-on-year
- +162.97%
Java EE
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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
162 138 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.17% 25.84% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 106 25
Average daily rate £300 £250 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £426 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £11.81
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 17 April 2015.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) SOA
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) SOAP
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) JUnit
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (33.33%) Middleware
5 4 (33.33%) OpenView
5 4 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) Change Management
5 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (25.00%) OCAJ
6 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (25.00%) Java EE 5
6 3 (25.00%) JPA
6 3 (25.00%) Network Management
6 3 (25.00%) Splunk
6 3 (25.00%) RDBMS

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
2 3 (25.00%) JBoss
2 3 (25.00%) AquaLogic
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) Hudson
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Java Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) SOAP
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) Java SE
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) Java EE 5
2 3 (25.00%) JPA
2 3 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) JSP
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (8.33%) Apache CXF
4 1 (8.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) Network Management
4 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) COBOL
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) OCAJ
2 3 (25.00%) OCP
2 3 (25.00%) OCA
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Splunk
4 2 (16.67%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (8.33%) Google