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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing Java 150 114 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.30% 15.75% 18.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.41% 39.45% 45.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 74 89
Median daily rate £363 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.97% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £493 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
510 289 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 41.80% 39.92% 40.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 184 185
Median daily rate £375 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Median hourly rate £53.50 £19.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.35% -32.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 143 £375 -1.31% 22
Sunderland -2 4 £325 +30.00% 1
Gateshead - 2 - -
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Java.

1 143 (49.14%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (29.55%) Linux
3 84 (28.87%) SQL
4 78 (26.80%) Windows
5 74 (25.43%) XML
5 74 (25.43%) JavaScript
6 71 (24.40%) TDD
7 68 (23.37%) Unix
8 65 (22.34%) Continuous Integration
9 62 (21.31%) C#
10 61 (20.96%) C
11 60 (20.62%) Security Cleared
11 60 (20.62%) BDD
12 56 (19.24%) Open Source
13 54 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
13 54 (18.56%) HTML
14 52 (17.87%) Oracle
14 52 (17.87%) Scrum
15 51 (17.53%) .NET
15 51 (17.53%) Web Services
16 50 (17.18%) AIX
17 49 (16.84%) CSS
18 48 (16.49%) WebLogic
18 48 (16.49%) Node.js
19 44 (15.12%) Selenium
19 44 (15.12%) Microsoft
20 43 (14.78%) Perl
20 43 (14.78%) QA
21 41 (14.09%) Jenkins
21 41 (14.09%) J2EE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 48 (16.49%) WebLogic
2 29 (9.97%) WebSphere
3 26 (8.93%) Tomcat
4 25 (8.59%) Confluence
5 22 (7.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 20 (6.87%) BizTalk Server
7 19 (6.53%) Tuxedo
8 18 (6.19%) JBoss
9 17 (5.84%) nginx
10 16 (5.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 14 (4.81%) MQSeries
11 14 (4.81%) Oracle Application Server
12 11 (3.78%) AquaLogic
13 10 (3.44%) Apache
13 10 (3.44%) Oracle Workflow
14 8 (2.75%) FileNet
14 8 (2.75%) IIS
15 6 (2.06%) Jetty
15 6 (2.06%) Mongrel
16 5 (1.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.78%) OpenText MBPM
2 8 (2.75%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 4 (1.37%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.69%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.34%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.41%) IaaS
2 7 (2.41%) PaaS
2 7 (2.41%) SaaS
3 6 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.06%) Google App Engine
3 6 (2.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.72%) OpenShift
5 4 (1.37%) GitHub
6 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.69%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (0.69%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.69%) HP Helion
6 2 (0.69%) Linode
6 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.31%) SSL
2 22 (7.56%) LDAP
3 18 (6.19%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.78%) Internet
5 8 (2.75%) HTTP
5 8 (2.75%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (2.75%) Network Security
6 7 (2.41%) DHCP
6 7 (2.41%) DNS
7 6 (2.06%) FTP
7 6 (2.06%) IPsec
8 2 (0.69%) SNMP
9 1 (0.34%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.00%) MongoDB
3 13 (4.47%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (4.47%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (3.78%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (3.44%) MySQL
7 9 (3.09%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.41%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.37%) DB2
10 4 (1.37%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.69%) Big Data
12 2 (0.69%) HBase
12 2 (0.69%) IBM InfoSphere
12 2 (0.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 2 (0.69%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 44 (15.12%) Selenium
2 41 (14.09%) Jenkins
3 38 (13.06%) Git (software)
4 28 (9.62%) Cucumber
5 27 (9.28%) JIRA
6 19 (6.53%) HP UFT
7 17 (5.84%) Sahi
7 17 (5.84%) Subversion
7 17 (5.84%) WATIR
8 13 (4.47%) Eclipse
8 13 (4.47%) Maven
9 12 (4.12%) GitLab
10 11 (3.78%) Protractor
11 10 (3.44%) GCC
11 10 (3.44%) GDB
11 10 (3.44%) IntelliJ
11 10 (3.44%) NetBeans
11 10 (3.44%) webpack
12 7 (2.41%) JMeter
12 7 (2.41%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (7.56%) Finance
2 12 (4.12%) Manufacturing
3 11 (3.78%) Banking
3 11 (3.78%) Retail
4 3 (1.03%) French Language
4 3 (1.03%) Games
4 3 (1.03%) Law
5 2 (0.69%) German Language
6 1 (0.34%) Marketing
6 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 114 (39.18%) Developer
2 58 (19.93%) Java Developer
3 20 (6.87%) Architect
4 18 (6.19%) Scala Developer
5 17 (5.84%) Support Engineer
6 16 (5.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (5.50%) Java Scala Developer
7 15 (5.15%) Analyst
8 13 (4.47%) Agile Developer
8 13 (4.47%) Agile Java Developer
8 13 (4.47%) C++ Developer
9 12 (4.12%) Node.js Developer
9 12 (4.12%) Software Engineer
9 12 (4.12%) Tester
10 11 (3.78%) Java Engineer
10 11 (3.78%) QA Engineer
11 10 (3.44%) C# Developer
11 10 (3.44%) Consultant
11 10 (3.44%) Development Analyst
11 10 (3.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (25.43%) XML
2 54 (18.56%) HTML
3 51 (17.53%) .NET
3 51 (17.53%) Web Services
4 49 (16.84%) CSS
5 48 (16.49%) Node.js
6 41 (14.09%) J2EE
7 33 (11.34%) AngularJS
8 32 (11.00%) Spring
9 28 (9.62%) JSON
10 24 (8.25%) RESTful
11 22 (7.56%) jQuery
12 21 (7.22%) REST
13 20 (6.87%) Middleware
14 18 (6.19%) SOAP
15 16 (5.50%) HTML5
16 15 (5.15%) IBM Integration Bus
16 15 (5.15%) Struts
17 13 (4.47%) EJB
17 13 (4.47%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 54 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (11.34%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (5.15%) Mainframe
4 12 (4.12%) IBM Mainframe
5 10 (3.44%) User Experience
6 8 (2.75%) DataPower
7 6 (2.06%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.06%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.37%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.37%) Replication
9 3 (1.03%) NHS
10 2 (0.69%) Clustering
10 2 (0.69%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.69%) PKI
10 2 (0.69%) PMI
10 2 (0.69%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.69%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.34%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 86 (29.55%) Linux
2 78 (26.80%) Windows
3 68 (23.37%) Unix
4 50 (17.18%) AIX
5 41 (14.09%) Solaris
6 37 (12.71%) Windows Server
7 32 (11.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (5.50%) zOS
9 14 (4.81%) OS/390
10 9 (3.09%) HPUX
10 9 (3.09%) Windows 7
11 7 (2.41%) Windows XP
12 6 (2.06%) CentOS
13 5 (1.72%) MVS
13 5 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (1.03%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.69%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.34%) Android
16 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (49.14%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (24.40%) TDD
3 65 (22.34%) Continuous Integration
4 60 (20.62%) BDD
5 56 (19.24%) Open Source
6 52 (17.87%) Scrum
7 41 (14.09%) Configuration Management
8 39 (13.40%) Software Engineering
9 38 (13.06%) DevOps
9 38 (13.06%) Test Automation
10 35 (12.03%) ITIL
11 32 (11.00%) Microservices
12 30 (10.31%) Data Management
13 28 (9.62%) Change Management
14 27 (9.28%) OO
14 27 (9.28%) Problem Management
15 24 (8.25%) Integration Testing
16 23 (7.90%) Continuous Delivery
17 22 (7.56%) Unit Testing
18 18 (6.19%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 84 (28.87%) SQL
2 74 (25.43%) JavaScript
3 62 (21.31%) C#
4 61 (20.96%) C
5 43 (14.78%) Perl
6 40 (13.75%) VB
7 37 (12.71%) C++
8 35 (12.03%) Ruby
9 23 (7.90%) Scala
10 21 (7.22%) Python
10 21 (7.22%) Shell Script
11 11 (3.78%) Groovy
12 8 (2.75%) PHP
13 6 (2.06%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.06%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.72%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.03%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.03%) Jython
15 3 (1.03%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.69%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 60 (20.62%) Security Cleared
2 39 (13.40%) SC Cleared
3 31 (10.65%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (2.41%) Degree
5 5 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.03%) MCSA
7 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.69%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.34%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.34%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (14.78%) QA
2 14 (4.81%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (2.06%) WCAG
4 4 (1.37%) WAI
5 2 (0.69%) SLA
6 1 (0.34%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (4.12%) Docker
1 12 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.44%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 8 (2.75%) Xen
4 4 (1.37%) LXC
4 4 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.03%) vSphere
6 2 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.69%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.34%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 31 (10.65%) Puppet
2 24 (8.25%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (3.78%) Tivoli
4 7 (2.41%) Control-M
5 6 (2.06%) Ansible
5 6 (2.06%) ZABBIX
6 5 (1.72%) Nagios
7 4 (1.37%) Zenoss
8 3 (1.03%) OpenNMS
9 2 (0.69%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.69%) Kibana
9 2 (0.69%) logstash
9 2 (0.69%) OVPA
9 2 (0.69%) Salt
10 1 (0.34%) HP SiteScope
10 1 (0.34%) Netcool
10 1 (0.34%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.34%) SCOM
10 1 (0.34%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 52 (17.87%) Oracle
2 44 (15.12%) Microsoft
3 40 (13.75%) IBM
4 26 (8.93%) HP
5 24 (8.25%) Sun
6 19 (6.53%) Axway
7 17 (5.84%) CA
7 17 (5.84%) Red Hat
8 14 (4.81%) TIBCO
9 13 (4.47%) Atlassian
9 13 (4.47%) VMware
10 9 (3.09%) Fujitsu
10 9 (3.09%) Google
10 9 (3.09%) Siebel
11 8 (2.75%) Informatica
12 4 (1.37%) Rackspace
13 3 (1.03%) CA Agile Central
13 3 (1.03%) SAP
14 2 (0.69%) Cloudera
14 2 (0.69%) ServiceNow
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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