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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 14 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 127 82 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.54% 14.59% 14.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.47% 34.02% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 58 48
Average daily rate £325 £313 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £446 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
358 241 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 38.17% 42.88% 42.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 170 156
Average daily rate £315 £305 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.27% +22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.18% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -2.73%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 118 £325 +4.00% 14
Sunderland 0 6 £350 +37.25% 2
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 181 (61.56%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (36.05%) Linux
3 100 (34.01%) Oracle
4 83 (28.23%) JavaScript
5 68 (23.13%) J2EE
6 67 (22.79%) HTML
7 65 (22.11%) .NET
8 55 (18.71%) CSS
9 54 (18.37%) Unix
10 52 (17.69%) WebLogic
10 52 (17.69%) C#
11 51 (17.35%) Security Cleared
12 49 (16.67%) Windows
12 49 (16.67%) Spring
13 45 (15.31%) SQL Server
14 44 (14.97%) TDD
15 41 (13.95%) Finance
16 40 (13.61%) Configuration Management
17 39 (13.27%) SSL
18 38 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
19 36 (12.24%) Node.js
19 36 (12.24%) AIX
20 35 (11.90%) Web Services
20 35 (11.90%) Perl
20 35 (11.90%) Scrum
20 35 (11.90%) Jenkins
20 35 (11.90%) WebSphere
20 35 (11.90%) Axway
21 34 (11.56%) JBoss
21 34 (11.56%) Apache

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 52 (17.69%) WebLogic
2 36 (12.24%) Node.js
3 35 (11.90%) WebSphere
4 34 (11.56%) Apache
4 34 (11.56%) JBoss
5 27 (9.18%) Tomcat
6 25 (8.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 21 (7.14%) IIS
8 18 (6.12%) Oracle Application Server
8 18 (6.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 16 (5.44%) nginx
10 15 (5.10%) Jetty
11 12 (4.08%) Confluence
12 11 (3.74%) MQSeries
12 11 (3.74%) Oracle 10gAS
13 10 (3.40%) PowerExchange
14 8 (2.72%) Tuxedo
15 7 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
15 7 (2.38%) SharePoint
16 6 (2.04%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 6 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (1.70%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (1.70%) OpenText MBPM
4 2 (0.68%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.34%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.34%) Primavera
5 1 (0.34%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.04%) IaaS
2 5 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.02%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.68%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.34%) GitHub
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (13.27%) SSL
2 26 (8.84%) HTTP
3 22 (7.48%) Internet
4 21 (7.14%) FTP
4 21 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 13 (4.42%) DHCP
5 13 (4.42%) DNS
5 13 (4.42%) IPsec
5 13 (4.42%) Network Security
6 10 (3.40%) LDAP
7 7 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (2.04%) BIG-IP
8 6 (2.04%) Firewall
8 6 (2.04%) SAN
8 6 (2.04%) WinSCP
9 4 (1.36%) SNMP
10 2 (0.68%) NAS
10 2 (0.68%) SSH
11 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (15.31%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.88%) Relational Database
3 29 (9.86%) Oracle Database
4 24 (8.16%) RDBMS
5 23 (7.82%) MongoDB
6 19 (6.46%) BusinessObjects
7 18 (6.12%) NoSQL
8 11 (3.74%) PowerCenter
9 10 (3.40%) DB2
10 9 (3.06%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (2.04%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 6 (2.04%) Easytrieve
12 6 (2.04%) MS Access
12 6 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.70%) Data Mining
13 5 (1.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (11.90%) Jenkins
2 24 (8.16%) Git (software)
3 22 (7.48%) Selenium
4 21 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 19 (6.46%) JIRA
6 18 (6.12%) Subversion
7 16 (5.44%) Eclipse
7 16 (5.44%) Travis CI
8 15 (5.10%) CA Gen
9 14 (4.76%) JUnit
10 11 (3.74%) Log4j
11 10 (3.40%) Visual Studio
12 9 (3.06%) HP UFT
12 9 (3.06%) LoadRunner
12 9 (3.06%) WebDriver
13 6 (2.04%) Ant
13 6 (2.04%) Maven
14 5 (1.70%) Facilita Forecast
14 5 (1.70%) JMeter
14 5 (1.70%) StarTeam
General
1 41 (13.95%) Finance
2 20 (6.80%) Manufacturing
3 7 (2.38%) Marketing
4 6 (2.04%) Banking
5 4 (1.36%) Games
6 3 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.68%) Electronics
7 2 (0.68%) Retail
8 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 161 (54.76%) Developer
2 116 (39.46%) Java Developer
3 25 (8.50%) Analyst
4 21 (7.14%) Architect
5 20 (6.80%) Business Analyst
6 16 (5.44%) Tester
7 15 (5.10%) Agile Developer
7 15 (5.10%) Agile Java Developer
8 13 (4.42%) Scala Developer
9 12 (4.08%) Applications Developer
10 10 (3.40%) Senior Developer
11 9 (3.06%) C# Developer
11 9 (3.06%) Node.js Developer
12 8 (2.72%) DevOps Engineer
13 7 (2.38%) Cloud Engineer
13 7 (2.38%) Java Architect
13 7 (2.38%) Scrum Master
14 6 (2.04%) Microsoft Developer
14 6 (2.04%) Senior Java Developer
14 6 (2.04%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (23.13%) J2EE
2 67 (22.79%) HTML
3 65 (22.11%) .NET
4 55 (18.71%) CSS
5 49 (16.67%) Spring
6 35 (11.90%) Web Services
7 31 (10.54%) AngularJS
8 28 (9.52%) HTML5
9 26 (8.84%) ASP.NET
10 24 (8.16%) jQuery
11 23 (7.82%) Java EE
12 22 (7.48%) RESTful
13 21 (7.14%) Hibernate
14 20 (6.80%) JSON
15 17 (5.78%) Java EE 5
15 17 (5.78%) Java SE
15 17 (5.78%) XML
16 16 (5.44%) REST
16 16 (5.44%) SOAP
17 15 (5.10%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.12%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.08%) Mainframe
4 10 (3.40%) IBM Mainframe
5 7 (2.38%) DataPower
5 7 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.04%) Digital Media
6 6 (2.04%) VSAM
7 5 (1.70%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.70%) User Experience
8 4 (1.36%) Blog
8 4 (1.36%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.36%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.36%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (1.36%) PKI
8 4 (1.36%) Social Media
9 3 (1.02%) CESG
9 3 (1.02%) Clustering
9 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 106 (36.05%) Linux
2 54 (18.37%) Unix
3 49 (16.67%) Windows
4 36 (12.24%) AIX
5 29 (9.86%) Solaris
6 27 (9.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (4.76%) Mac OS X
8 11 (3.74%) Windows Server
9 7 (2.38%) OS/390
10 6 (2.04%) MVS
10 6 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (1.36%) zOS
12 2 (0.68%) VME
13 1 (0.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (61.56%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (14.97%) TDD
3 40 (13.61%) Configuration Management
4 38 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (11.90%) Scrum
6 31 (10.54%) Test Scripting
7 30 (10.20%) Open Source
8 28 (9.52%) MVC
9 27 (9.18%) SDLC
10 25 (8.50%) Integration Testing
11 22 (7.48%) BDD
11 22 (7.48%) Mentoring
11 22 (7.48%) Web Development
12 21 (7.14%) Automated Testing
12 21 (7.14%) User Stories
13 20 (6.80%) DevOps
13 20 (6.80%) OO
13 20 (6.80%) Project Management
13 20 (6.80%) SOA
14 18 (6.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 83 (28.23%) JavaScript
2 52 (17.69%) C#
3 35 (11.90%) Perl
4 34 (11.56%) Python
5 26 (8.84%) C
5 26 (8.84%) C++
6 23 (7.82%) Ruby
6 23 (7.82%) Scala
7 22 (7.48%) SQL
8 19 (6.46%) VB
9 16 (5.44%) Shell Script
10 13 (4.42%) COBOL
11 11 (3.74%) TypeScript
12 8 (2.72%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.38%) PHP
14 6 (2.04%) Assembly Language
14 6 (2.04%) CLIST
14 6 (2.04%) JCL
14 6 (2.04%) REXX
14 6 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 51 (17.35%) Security Cleared
2 30 (10.20%) SC Cleared
3 27 (9.18%) BPSS Clearance
4 19 (6.46%) Oracle Certification
5 18 (6.12%) Degree
6 17 (5.78%) OCA
6 17 (5.78%) OCAJ
6 17 (5.78%) OCP
7 5 (1.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.70%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.70%) PMP
7 5 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.36%) BC Cleared
8 4 (1.36%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.02%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.02%) ISEB
10 1 (0.34%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 13 (4.42%) QA
3 8 (2.72%) WCAG
4 7 (2.38%) SLA
5 6 (2.04%) JSP 440
6 4 (1.36%) WAI
7 2 (0.68%) GPG13
System Software
1 20 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.76%) Xen
3 8 (2.72%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (2.04%) Time Sharing Option
5 4 (1.36%) Docker
5 4 (1.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (1.02%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.34%) LXC
Systems Management
1 20 (6.80%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (5.78%) Puppet
3 6 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.36%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (1.36%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.02%) OpenView
6 3 (1.02%) StatsD
7 2 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.68%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.34%) Kibana
Vendors
1 100 (34.01%) Oracle
2 35 (11.90%) Axway
3 33 (11.22%) Red Hat
4 30 (10.20%) Microsoft
5 24 (8.16%) IBM
5 24 (8.16%) Sun
6 20 (6.80%) VMware
7 19 (6.46%) HP
7 19 (6.46%) Informatica
8 14 (4.76%) Siebel
9 11 (3.74%) Genesys
10 10 (3.40%) CA
11 9 (3.06%) Micro Focus
11 9 (3.06%) SAP
12 7 (2.38%) Fujitsu
12 7 (2.38%) ServiceNow
13 6 (2.04%) BEA
13 6 (2.04%) Cisco
13 6 (2.04%) F5
14 5 (1.70%) TIBCO
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