The first table below looks at the demand for Java 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 over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 10 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing Java 42 10 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.70% 4.98% 9.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.61% 23.26% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 27
Average daily rate
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£303 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.57% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £325 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £407 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
164 43 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 45.68% 21.39% 30.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 21 70
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
Average hourly rate £33.00 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% +21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Java
North East

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Java
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 across the Tyne and Wear region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Java
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 across the Tyne and Wear region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Java
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 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 July 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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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 +11 40 £303 -13.57% 40
Sunderland -2 2 - -
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Java 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.

1 51 (43.59%) Oracle
2 35 (29.91%) UNIX
3 29 (24.79%) HTML
3 29 (24.79%) Linux
3 29 (24.79%) Security Cleared
4 28 (23.93%) Test Scripting
4 28 (23.93%) Spring
4 28 (23.93%) JBoss
5 27 (23.08%) .NET
6 25 (21.37%) SC Cleared
7 24 (20.51%) CSS
8 23 (19.66%) Middleware
8 23 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (18.80%) Oracle Fusion
10 21 (17.95%) Finance
10 21 (17.95%) Manufacturing
11 20 (17.09%) SQL Server
11 20 (17.09%) C++
11 20 (17.09%) Jenkins
12 18 (15.38%) SQL
12 18 (15.38%) SOA
13 17 (14.53%) SAS
13 17 (14.53%) RDBMS
13 17 (14.53%) C#
13 17 (14.53%) JUnit
13 17 (14.53%) Configuration Management
13 17 (14.53%) Scala
13 17 (14.53%) Software Engineering
13 17 (14.53%) Play Framework
13 17 (14.53%) Relational Database

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Java 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (14.53%) SAS
2 16 (13.68%) WebLogic
3 15 (12.82%) WebSphere
4 10 (8.55%) Mule
4 10 (8.55%) Tuxedo
5 9 (7.69%) LiveCycle
6 5 (4.27%) Apache
7 4 (3.42%) FileNet
8 3 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.71%) Oracle 10gAS
9 2 (1.71%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.71%) Documentum
9 2 (1.71%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) MS Office
2 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) SSL
1 4 (3.42%) LDAP
1 4 (3.42%) Intranet
2 3 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) Firewall
3 1 (0.85%) Wireless
3 1 (0.85%) VoIP
3 1 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.53%) RDBMS
2 17 (14.53%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.98%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.56%) InterSystems Cache
4 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.71%) MySQL
5 2 (1.71%) DB2
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (17.09%) Jenkins
2 17 (14.53%) JUnit
3 16 (13.68%) Maven
4 11 (9.40%) Subversion
4 11 (9.40%) Selenium
4 11 (9.40%) Git (software)
5 8 (6.84%) PVCS
6 6 (5.13%) Cucumber
6 6 (5.13%) WebDriver
7 5 (4.27%) Eclipse
7 5 (4.27%) RSpec
7 5 (4.27%) Hudson
8 4 (3.42%) StarTeam
General
1 21 (17.95%) Finance
1 21 (17.95%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.27%) Electronics
2 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.27%) Games
2 5 (4.27%) Marketing
3 2 (1.71%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.85%) Law
4 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (50.43%) Developer
2 28 (23.93%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.68%) Software Engineer
4 13 (11.11%) Analyst
5 9 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 8 (6.84%) SOA Developer
7 6 (5.13%) Programmer
8 5 (4.27%) Applications Specialist
8 5 (4.27%) Applications Developer
9 4 (3.42%) Web Developer
10 3 (2.56%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.56%) Applications Consultant
10 3 (2.56%) Support Consultant
10 3 (2.56%) Consultant
10 3 (2.56%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (2.56%) Test Analyst
10 3 (2.56%) Architect
10 3 (2.56%) Applications Support Consultant
10 3 (2.56%) Java Programmer
10 3 (2.56%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (24.79%) HTML
2 28 (23.93%) Spring
3 27 (23.08%) .NET
4 24 (20.51%) CSS
5 23 (19.66%) Middleware
6 22 (18.80%) Oracle Fusion
7 17 (14.53%) Play Framework
8 15 (12.82%) XSLT
9 14 (11.97%) HTML5
10 12 (10.26%) XML
11 11 (9.40%) Web Services
11 11 (9.40%) JMS
11 11 (9.40%) jQuery
12 9 (7.69%) Apache CXF
12 9 (7.69%) Ajax
13 8 (6.84%) Spring MVC
13 8 (6.84%) J2EE
14 7 (5.98%) Java SE
14 7 (5.98%) Java EE
15 5 (4.27%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.27%) GIS
1 5 (4.27%) DTV
1 5 (4.27%) Open Source
2 4 (3.42%) Statistics
3 1 (0.85%) PMI
3 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (29.91%) UNIX
2 29 (24.79%) Linux
3 11 (9.40%) Windows
4 5 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.42%) AIX
6 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.93%) Test Scripting
2 23 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (15.38%) SOA
4 17 (14.53%) Configuration Management
4 17 (14.53%) Software Engineering
5 15 (12.82%) TDD
5 15 (12.82%) Integration Testing
6 10 (8.55%) Problem Management
7 9 (7.69%) ITIL
8 8 (6.84%) Scrum
8 8 (6.84%) Test Automation
8 8 (6.84%) MVC
8 8 (6.84%) User Stories
9 7 (5.98%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (5.98%) Automated Testing
10 6 (5.13%) Programme Management
10 6 (5.13%) Web Testing
10 6 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.27%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.09%) C++
2 18 (15.38%) SQL
3 17 (14.53%) C#
3 17 (14.53%) Scala
4 14 (11.97%) JavaScript
5 11 (9.40%) C
6 10 (8.55%) VB.NET
7 9 (7.69%) COBOL
7 9 (7.69%) PL/1
7 9 (7.69%) Ruby
8 6 (5.13%) Python
9 4 (3.42%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.42%) Perl
10 1 (0.85%) Pascal
10 1 (0.85%) PHP
10 1 (0.85%) Delphi
10 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (24.79%) Security Cleared
2 25 (21.37%) SC Cleared
3 14 (11.97%) Degree
4 4 (3.42%) ISEB
5 3 (2.56%) OCP
5 3 (2.56%) OCA
5 3 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (2.56%) OCAJ
6 2 (1.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.71%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.85%) GIAC
7 1 (0.85%) PMP
7 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.85%) CISSP
7 1 (0.85%) CISMP
7 1 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.85%) CEH
7 1 (0.85%) APMP
7 1 (0.85%) GPEN
7 1 (0.85%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) Puppet
1 2 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.85%) OpenView
Vendors
1 51 (43.59%) Oracle
2 28 (23.93%) JBoss
3 11 (9.40%) TIBCO
4 10 (8.55%) WSO2
4 10 (8.55%) Adobe
5 9 (7.69%) Curam
6 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.27%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.27%) SAP
8 4 (3.42%) Business Objects
8 4 (3.42%) IBM
8 4 (3.42%) Sun
8 4 (3.42%) Siebel
8 4 (3.42%) Borland
8 4 (3.42%) HP
8 4 (3.42%) Informatica
9 3 (2.56%) Axway
9 3 (2.56%) hybris
10 1 (0.85%) Lotus
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