The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 93 50 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 16.52% 21.10% 10.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.15% 62.50% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 26 14
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£400 £255 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% -8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £170 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.69%
Java
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
206 80 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 36.59% 33.76% 33.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 37 43
Average daily rate £375 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 19 December 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 19 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 -1 92 £400 +56.86% 13
Sunderland -1 1 - -
Gateshead - - - - 1
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 104 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (43.78%) Scala
3 85 (42.29%) Linux
4 77 (38.31%) Ruby
5 71 (35.32%) Python
6 66 (32.84%) HTML
7 60 (29.85%) UNIX
8 49 (24.38%) CSS
8 49 (24.38%) C#
9 48 (23.88%) Oracle
10 46 (22.89%) HTML5
11 43 (21.39%) RESTful
11 43 (21.39%) JSON
12 39 (19.40%) SQL
12 39 (19.40%) Relational Database
13 38 (18.91%) Mentoring
14 36 (17.91%) Spring
15 35 (17.41%) Open Source
16 34 (16.92%) Security Cleared
16 34 (16.92%) Scrum
17 32 (15.92%) WebLogic
18 30 (14.93%) JavaScript
18 30 (14.93%) Finance
18 30 (14.93%) CSS3
19 28 (13.93%) REST
19 28 (13.93%) J2EE
19 28 (13.93%) Web Development
19 28 (13.93%) Ajax
20 26 (12.94%) Automated Testing
20 26 (12.94%) Django

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 32 (15.92%) WebLogic
2 18 (8.96%) Confluence
3 16 (7.96%) AquaLogic
4 13 (6.47%) JBoss
5 11 (5.47%) SAS
6 7 (3.48%) Apache
7 5 (2.49%) Tuxedo
7 5 (2.49%) MQSeries
8 4 (1.99%) Oracle 10gAS
9 3 (1.49%) Documentum
10 2 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.50%) Mule
11 1 (0.50%) Jetty
11 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.50%) CMS
11 1 (0.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.48%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.95%) HTTP
2 8 (3.98%) Intranet
2 8 (3.98%) Internet
3 7 (3.48%) SAN
4 5 (2.49%) LDAP
5 3 (1.49%) SSL
5 3 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (19.40%) Relational Database
2 25 (12.44%) Oracle Database
3 17 (8.46%) NoSQL
4 15 (7.46%) MongoDB
5 14 (6.97%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.48%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.49%) DB2
8 4 (1.99%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (1.99%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.50%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (12.44%) Jenkins
2 24 (11.94%) Selenium
2 24 (11.94%) Git (software)
2 24 (11.94%) Subversion
3 21 (10.45%) JUnit
4 19 (9.45%) JIRA
5 11 (5.47%) PVCS
6 8 (3.98%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.49%) RSpec
7 5 (2.49%) WebDriver
7 5 (2.49%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.49%) Ant
8 3 (1.49%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.00%) Maven
9 2 (1.00%) Hudson
General
1 30 (14.93%) Finance
2 11 (5.47%) Manufacturing
3 10 (4.98%) Marketing
4 6 (2.99%) Electronics
4 6 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.49%) Advertising
6 2 (1.00%) Games
6 2 (1.00%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.50%) Front Office
7 1 (0.50%) Back Office
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 102 (50.75%) Developer
2 42 (20.90%) Java Developer
3 24 (11.94%) Senior Developer
4 20 (9.95%) Scala Developer
5 18 (8.96%) Architect
6 14 (6.97%) Analyst
7 13 (6.47%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (4.98%) Lead Architect
8 10 (4.98%) Digital Architect
8 10 (4.98%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 9 (4.48%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.48%) Applications Support
10 8 (3.98%) Consultant
10 8 (3.98%) DBA
10 8 (3.98%) ScrumMaster
11 7 (3.48%) Lead Software Engineer
11 7 (3.48%) Lead Developer
11 7 (3.48%) Oracle DBA
11 7 (3.48%) Digital Solutions Architect
12 6 (2.99%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (32.84%) HTML
2 49 (24.38%) CSS
3 46 (22.89%) HTML5
4 43 (21.39%) RESTful
4 43 (21.39%) JSON
5 36 (17.91%) Spring
6 30 (14.93%) CSS3
7 28 (13.93%) REST
7 28 (13.93%) J2EE
7 28 (13.93%) Ajax
8 26 (12.94%) Django
9 21 (10.45%) SOAP
10 19 (9.45%) Web Services
10 19 (9.45%) Middleware
10 19 (9.45%) Java EE
11 15 (7.46%) Play Framework
12 14 (6.97%) JMS
13 11 (5.47%) JSF
14 8 (3.98%) jQuery
14 8 (3.98%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.41%) Open Source
2 14 (6.97%) Visualisation
3 10 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.99%) DTV
5 4 (1.99%) Clustering
6 3 (1.49%) Statistics
6 3 (1.49%) User Experience
7 2 (1.00%) GIS
8 1 (0.50%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.50%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.50%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 85 (42.29%) Linux
2 60 (29.85%) UNIX
3 19 (9.45%) Mac OS X
3 19 (9.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (8.96%) Windows
5 12 (5.97%) VME
6 2 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.00%) HPUX
6 2 (1.00%) Android
6 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (18.91%) Mentoring
3 34 (16.92%) Scrum
4 28 (13.93%) Web Development
5 26 (12.94%) Automated Testing
6 25 (12.44%) SOA
7 24 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (10.95%) Configuration Management
9 19 (9.45%) TDD
10 18 (8.96%) Web Design
10 18 (8.96%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (6.47%) ITIL
12 12 (5.97%) Problem Management
12 12 (5.97%) Software Engineering
12 12 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (5.47%) DevOps
13 11 (5.47%) Line Management
13 11 (5.47%) Test Scripting
14 10 (4.98%) Migration
15 9 (4.48%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (43.78%) Scala
2 77 (38.31%) Ruby
3 71 (35.32%) Python
4 49 (24.38%) C#
5 39 (19.40%) SQL
6 30 (14.93%) JavaScript
7 18 (8.96%) PL/SQL
8 12 (5.97%) COBOL
9 9 (4.48%) C++
10 6 (2.99%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.49%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 3 (1.49%) PHP
13 2 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (16.92%) Security Cleared
2 21 (10.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) OCAJ
4 1 (0.50%) ISEB
4 1 (0.50%) OCP
4 1 (0.50%) OCA
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.98%) SLA
2 6 (2.99%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) HL7
3 1 (0.50%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 20 (9.95%) Puppet
1 20 (9.95%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (8.96%) OpenView
3 4 (1.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.49%) Ganglia
4 3 (1.49%) Nagios
4 3 (1.49%) collectd
5 2 (1.00%) OVSD
6 1 (0.50%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 48 (23.88%) Oracle
2 24 (11.94%) HP
3 19 (9.45%) Red Hat
4 10 (4.98%) Micro Focus
5 8 (3.98%) Informatica
6 6 (2.99%) Splunk
6 6 (2.99%) SAP
7 4 (1.99%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.49%) Google
9 2 (1.00%) EnterpriseDB
10 1 (0.50%) hybris
10 1 (0.50%) InterSystems
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