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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 31 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 119 117 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.02% 16.30% 11.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.54% 49.79% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 72 26
Median daily rate £410 £396 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.47% +30.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £263 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £489 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.38 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-11.46% +13.74%
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
466 235 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.33% 32.73% 45.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 150 112
Median daily rate £325 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £262 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £520 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 2 6
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.72 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -31 103 £416 +4.71% 20
Sunderland +9 15 £325 +22.64% 2
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 141 (57.09%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (32.39%) Linux
3 73 (29.55%) JavaScript
4 71 (28.74%) Oracle
5 66 (26.72%) Unix
6 59 (23.89%) Security Cleared
7 51 (20.65%) Windows
7 51 (20.65%) HTML
8 50 (20.24%) WebLogic
9 45 (18.22%) CSS
9 45 (18.22%) TDD
10 44 (17.81%) J2EE
11 43 (17.41%) SC Cleared
12 42 (17.00%) AIX
13 40 (16.19%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
14 39 (15.79%) Perl
14 39 (15.79%) Scrum
14 39 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
15 38 (15.38%) Configuration Management
15 38 (15.38%) .NET
16 37 (14.98%) C#
16 37 (14.98%) Solaris
17 36 (14.57%) SQL
18 35 (14.17%) Web Development
19 33 (13.36%) Spring
20 32 (12.96%) ITIL
21 31 (12.55%) VB
21 31 (12.55%) C++
22 30 (12.15%) C

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 50 (20.24%) WebLogic
2 27 (10.93%) JBoss
3 21 (8.50%) WebSphere
4 19 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
5 17 (6.88%) MQSeries
6 13 (5.26%) Tuxedo
7 12 (4.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 11 (4.45%) Oracle Application Server
9 9 (3.64%) AquaLogic
10 8 (3.24%) iPlanet
11 7 (2.83%) Apache
11 7 (2.83%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (2.02%) Confluence
12 5 (2.02%) OpenStack
12 5 (2.02%) Tomcat
13 4 (1.62%) FileNet
13 4 (1.62%) SharePoint
14 3 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (1.21%) nginx
15 2 (0.81%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.64%) OpenText MBPM
2 7 (2.83%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 5 (2.02%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.81%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.40%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.40%) Primavera
5 1 (0.40%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.02%) GitHub
1 5 (2.02%) IaaS
2 3 (1.21%) OpenShift
3 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.81%) SaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.40%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.31%) SSL
2 22 (8.91%) LDAP
3 15 (6.07%) Network Security
4 14 (5.67%) Internet
5 9 (3.64%) SAN
5 9 (3.64%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.24%) BIG-IP
6 8 (3.24%) Firewall
7 7 (2.83%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (2.43%) HTTP
9 3 (1.21%) FTP
10 2 (0.81%) NAS
10 2 (0.81%) SSH
11 1 (0.40%) DHCP
11 1 (0.40%) DNS
11 1 (0.40%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.93%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.12%) Relational Database
3 20 (8.10%) MongoDB
4 14 (5.67%) RDBMS
5 12 (4.86%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (2.83%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.02%) DB2
7 5 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.62%) Big Data
8 4 (1.62%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.21%) MySQL
10 2 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.40%) Redis
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (12.15%) Git (software)
2 23 (9.31%) Jenkins
3 21 (8.50%) Subversion
4 18 (7.29%) Maven
5 15 (6.07%) Cucumber
6 14 (5.67%) Eclipse
7 10 (4.05%) Selenium
8 8 (3.24%) JIRA
8 8 (3.24%) JUnit
9 7 (2.83%) Facilita Forecast
9 7 (2.83%) HP UFT
9 7 (2.83%) LoadRunner
9 7 (2.83%) Visual Studio
10 6 (2.43%) StarTeam
11 5 (2.02%) Ant
11 5 (2.02%) Mercurial
12 4 (1.62%) GitLab
12 4 (1.62%) Mockito
12 4 (1.62%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.62%) webpack
General
1 19 (7.69%) Finance
2 13 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 11 (4.45%) Banking
4 6 (2.43%) Retail
5 5 (2.02%) Marketing
6 4 (1.62%) Law
7 1 (0.40%) French Language
7 1 (0.40%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) German Language
7 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 115 (46.56%) Developer
2 83 (33.60%) Java Developer
3 20 (8.10%) Architect
4 17 (6.88%) Scala Developer
5 13 (5.26%) Agile Developer
5 13 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
6 12 (4.86%) Java Scala Developer
6 12 (4.86%) Tester
7 11 (4.45%) Consultant
8 10 (4.05%) Senior Developer
9 9 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (3.24%) Analyst
10 8 (3.24%) Cloud Engineer
10 8 (3.24%) Java Architect
10 8 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (3.24%) Web Developer
11 7 (2.83%) Java Engineer
11 7 (2.83%) Scrum Master
12 6 (2.43%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (20.65%) HTML
2 45 (18.22%) CSS
3 44 (17.81%) J2EE
4 38 (15.38%) .NET
5 33 (13.36%) Spring
6 29 (11.74%) AngularJS
6 29 (11.74%) HTML5
7 27 (10.93%) Node.js
7 27 (10.93%) Web Services
8 21 (8.50%) JSON
9 19 (7.69%) RESTful
10 18 (7.29%) XML
11 17 (6.88%) jQuery
12 16 (6.48%) JSP
12 16 (6.48%) REST
13 14 (5.67%) Middleware
14 13 (5.26%) ASP.NET
14 13 (5.26%) CSS3
14 13 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
15 12 (4.86%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.67%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (4.45%) Mainframe
3 11 (4.45%) User Experience
4 9 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.24%) Digital Media
6 7 (2.83%) DataPower
6 7 (2.83%) IBM Mainframe
7 6 (2.43%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.43%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.43%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (2.02%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.02%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.62%) Clustering
9 4 (1.62%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.81%) Grid Computing
10 2 (0.81%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.81%) HP StoreVirtual
10 2 (0.81%) Replication
10 2 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 80 (32.39%) Linux
2 66 (26.72%) Unix
3 51 (20.65%) Windows
4 42 (17.00%) AIX
5 37 (14.98%) Solaris
6 29 (11.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (8.10%) Windows Server
8 12 (4.86%) OS/390
8 12 (4.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.83%) HPUX
9 7 (2.83%) Mac OS X
9 7 (2.83%) zOS
10 5 (2.02%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.81%) Android
12 2 (0.81%) VME
13 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (57.09%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (18.22%) TDD
3 40 (16.19%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (15.79%) Scrum
5 38 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 35 (14.17%) Web Development
7 32 (12.96%) ITIL
8 29 (11.74%) BDD
9 27 (10.93%) OO
10 26 (10.53%) Open Source
10 26 (10.53%) Test Scripting
11 21 (8.50%) Integration Testing
12 20 (8.10%) Problem Management
13 18 (7.29%) Microservices
13 18 (7.29%) Project Management
14 16 (6.48%) QMS
14 16 (6.48%) Release Management
14 16 (6.48%) SOA
15 14 (5.67%) DevOps
15 14 (5.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 73 (29.55%) JavaScript
2 39 (15.79%) Perl
3 37 (14.98%) C#
4 36 (14.57%) SQL
5 31 (12.55%) C++
5 31 (12.55%) VB
6 30 (12.15%) C
7 29 (11.74%) Python
8 17 (6.88%) Scala
9 16 (6.48%) Ruby
9 16 (6.48%) Shell Script
10 12 (4.86%) PHP
11 8 (3.24%) PowerShell
12 7 (2.83%) COBOL
13 6 (2.43%) Groovy
14 5 (2.02%) Bash Shell
14 5 (2.02%) Clojure
14 5 (2.02%) VB.NET
14 5 (2.02%) VBScript
15 4 (1.62%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 59 (23.89%) Security Cleared
2 43 (17.41%) SC Cleared
3 39 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 11 (4.45%) Degree
5 10 (4.05%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (3.24%) OCA
6 8 (3.24%) OCAJ
6 8 (3.24%) OCP
7 5 (2.02%) ISTQB
7 5 (2.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.62%) BC Cleared
9 3 (1.21%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.81%) AAT
11 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.48%) QA
2 15 (6.07%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (4.05%) SLA
4 8 (3.24%) JSP 440
5 4 (1.62%) WCAG
6 3 (1.21%) WAI
7 1 (0.40%) GPG13
System Software
1 10 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 6 (2.43%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (2.02%) Docker
5 4 (1.62%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.40%) Firmware
7 1 (0.40%) LXC
7 1 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (7.29%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (7.29%) Puppet
2 10 (4.05%) Tivoli
3 8 (3.24%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (3.24%) HP SiteScope
3 8 (3.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (2.83%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.62%) OpenView
6 3 (1.21%) Kibana
6 3 (1.21%) Netcool
6 3 (1.21%) SCOM
7 2 (0.81%) Ansible
7 2 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.81%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.81%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.81%) logstash
7 2 (0.81%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.81%) Salt
8 1 (0.40%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.40%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 71 (28.74%) Oracle
2 29 (11.74%) IBM
3 27 (10.93%) HP
4 26 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 25 (10.12%) Sun
6 22 (8.91%) Axway
7 19 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 16 (6.48%) TIBCO
9 11 (4.45%) CA
9 11 (4.45%) Fujitsu
9 11 (4.45%) VMware
10 9 (3.64%) ServiceNow
11 8 (3.24%) BEA
11 8 (3.24%) Cisco
11 8 (3.24%) F5
11 8 (3.24%) Siebel
12 7 (2.83%) Informatica
13 4 (1.62%) Cognos
13 4 (1.62%) Opsware
13 4 (1.62%) SaltStack
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Generous Benefits
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Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
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