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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 63 44 25
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -19
Contract jobs citing Java EE 12 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.43% 1.44% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.51% 4.48% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
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£425 £182 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+133.51% -44.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £38.00
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
266 134 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.70% 32.13% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 95 22
Average daily rate £450 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £450 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £57.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.56% +422.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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
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 4 September 2015. 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 -18 12 £425 +133.51% 3
Java EE
North East

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) Oracle
3 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) Linux
5 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
6 8 (42.11%) HTML
6 8 (42.11%) CSS
6 8 (42.11%) Web Services
6 8 (42.11%) TDD
6 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
6 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
7 7 (36.84%) SDLC
7 7 (36.84%) API Design
7 7 (36.84%) Mobile App
7 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
7 7 (36.84%) BDD
7 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
7 7 (36.84%) RESTful
7 7 (36.84%) Node.js
7 7 (36.84%) Java EE 5
7 7 (36.84%) Integration Testing
7 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
7 7 (36.84%) Java SE
7 7 (36.84%) OCAJ
7 7 (36.84%) Finance
7 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
7 7 (36.84%) Mac OS X
7 7 (36.84%) MySQL
7 7 (36.84%) JSP
7 7 (36.84%) Servlets

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (36.84%) Node.js
2 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.53%) JBoss
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MySQL
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
1 7 (36.84%) RDBMS
1 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
1 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JUnit
1 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.26%) Maven
1 1 (5.26%) Hudson
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
1 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
1 16 (84.21%) Java Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
2 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (5.26%) Java Programmer
3 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) CSS
1 8 (42.11%) HTML
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 7 (36.84%) XHTML
2 7 (36.84%) JSP
2 7 (36.84%) Servlets
2 7 (36.84%) Java SE
2 7 (36.84%) Java EE 5
2 7 (36.84%) RESTful
3 2 (10.53%) JPA
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (10.53%) Middleware
3 2 (10.53%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) JMS
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Mac OS X
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) TDD
2 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
3 7 (36.84%) SDLC
3 7 (36.84%) API Design
3 7 (36.84%) Integration Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
3 7 (36.84%) BDD
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Line Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) OCAJ
2 7 (36.84%) OCP
2 7 (36.84%) OCA
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (31.58%) Degree
4 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) BT
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) EnterpriseDB