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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 35 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 122 94 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.48% 14.53% 13.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.30% 42.15% 31.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 63 30
Median daily rate £375 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.12%
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
502 223 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 34.91% 34.47% 42.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 153 111
Median daily rate £320 £368 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.92% +38.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 3 5
Median hourly rate £28.88 £32.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.76% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £15.68 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -28 109 £375 - 24
Sunderland +7 11 £288 +8.49% 2
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (59.75%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (30.51%) Linux
3 71 (30.08%) JavaScript
4 70 (29.66%) Oracle
5 60 (25.42%) HTML
6 57 (24.15%) Unix
7 52 (22.03%) Security Cleared
8 49 (20.76%) CSS
9 46 (19.49%) WebLogic
9 46 (19.49%) Windows
10 44 (18.64%) J2EE
11 42 (17.80%) TDD
12 38 (16.10%) .NET
13 37 (15.68%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (15.25%) AIX
14 36 (15.25%) Configuration Management
15 35 (14.83%) Scrum
15 35 (14.83%) BPSS Clearance
16 34 (14.41%) C#
16 34 (14.41%) Perl
16 34 (14.41%) SC Cleared
17 33 (13.98%) Web Development
17 33 (13.98%) SQL
17 33 (13.98%) Spring
18 32 (13.56%) HTML5
19 30 (12.71%) VB
20 29 (12.29%) Solaris
20 29 (12.29%) ITIL
20 29 (12.29%) Red Hat
21 28 (11.86%) JBoss

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 46 (19.49%) WebLogic
2 28 (11.86%) JBoss
3 18 (7.63%) WebSphere
4 16 (6.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 14 (5.93%) MQSeries
6 13 (5.51%) Apache
7 10 (4.24%) Tuxedo
8 9 (3.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 8 (3.39%) iPlanet
9 8 (3.39%) Oracle Application Server
9 8 (3.39%) Tomcat
10 7 (2.97%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (2.54%) AquaLogic
11 6 (2.54%) Confluence
12 4 (1.69%) FileNet
12 4 (1.69%) OpenStack
12 4 (1.69%) SharePoint
13 3 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (1.27%) nginx
14 2 (0.85%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.97%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (2.54%) OpenText MBPM
3 5 (2.12%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.85%) BigMachines
5 2 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.42%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.42%) Primavera
6 1 (0.42%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.12%) IaaS
2 4 (1.69%) GitHub
3 3 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.27%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.85%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.85%) SaaS
5 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.90%) SSL
2 17 (7.20%) LDAP
3 16 (6.78%) Internet
4 15 (6.36%) Network Security
5 11 (4.66%) HTTP
6 10 (4.24%) TCP/IP
7 9 (3.81%) SAN
8 8 (3.39%) BIG-IP
8 8 (3.39%) Firewall
9 7 (2.97%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (1.69%) FTP
11 2 (0.85%) DHCP
11 2 (0.85%) DNS
11 2 (0.85%) IPsec
11 2 (0.85%) NAS
11 2 (0.85%) SSH
12 1 (0.42%) Intranet
12 1 (0.42%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.59%) Relational Database
1 25 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.63%) MongoDB
3 16 (6.78%) Oracle Database
4 14 (5.93%) RDBMS
5 11 (4.66%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.97%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.12%) DB2
9 4 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.69%) Big Data
9 4 (1.69%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.85%) MySQL
12 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (11.02%) Git (software)
2 22 (9.32%) Subversion
3 21 (8.90%) Jenkins
4 17 (7.20%) Cucumber
5 15 (6.36%) Maven
6 12 (5.08%) Eclipse
6 12 (5.08%) Selenium
7 9 (3.81%) JIRA
8 8 (3.39%) HP UFT
8 8 (3.39%) JUnit
8 8 (3.39%) LoadRunner
9 7 (2.97%) Facilita Forecast
10 6 (2.54%) Visual Studio
11 5 (2.12%) Ant
11 5 (2.12%) StarTeam
12 4 (1.69%) Mercurial
12 4 (1.69%) Mockito
12 4 (1.69%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.85%) Grunt
13 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (7.63%) Finance
2 10 (4.24%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.54%) Banking
4 5 (2.12%) Marketing
5 4 (1.69%) Law
5 4 (1.69%) Retail
6 1 (0.42%) Games
6 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 116 (49.15%) Developer
2 88 (37.29%) Java Developer
3 20 (8.47%) Architect
4 16 (6.78%) Scala Developer
5 13 (5.51%) Tester
6 12 (5.08%) Agile Developer
6 12 (5.08%) Agile Java Developer
7 10 (4.24%) Analyst
7 10 (4.24%) Senior Developer
8 9 (3.81%) Consultant
8 9 (3.81%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (3.81%) Java Scala Developer
9 8 (3.39%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (3.39%) Java Architect
9 8 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (3.39%) Web Developer
10 7 (2.97%) Junior
10 7 (2.97%) Scrum Master
11 6 (2.54%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (25.42%) HTML
2 49 (20.76%) CSS
3 44 (18.64%) J2EE
4 38 (16.10%) .NET
5 33 (13.98%) Spring
6 32 (13.56%) HTML5
7 28 (11.86%) AngularJS
8 24 (10.17%) Node.js
9 22 (9.32%) Web Services
10 21 (8.90%) RESTful
11 18 (7.63%) jQuery
11 18 (7.63%) JSON
12 15 (6.36%) Hibernate
12 15 (6.36%) JSP
12 15 (6.36%) SOAP
12 15 (6.36%) XML
13 14 (5.93%) REST
14 13 (5.51%) ASP.NET
14 13 (5.51%) EJB
14 13 (5.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (3.81%) Mainframe
2 9 (3.81%) Mobile App
2 9 (3.81%) User Experience
3 8 (3.39%) Digital Media
4 7 (2.97%) DataPower
4 7 (2.97%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (2.54%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.54%) Performance Metrics
6 5 (2.12%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.12%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.69%) Blog
7 4 (1.69%) Clustering
7 4 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.85%) CESG
8 2 (0.85%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.85%) HP Storage
8 2 (0.85%) Replication
8 2 (0.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 72 (30.51%) Linux
2 57 (24.15%) Unix
3 46 (19.49%) Windows
4 36 (15.25%) AIX
5 29 (12.29%) Solaris
6 27 (11.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (7.20%) Windows Server
8 12 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (3.81%) OS/390
10 8 (3.39%) Mac OS X
11 7 (2.97%) zOS
12 4 (1.69%) HPUX
12 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.69%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.85%) VME
14 1 (0.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (59.75%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (17.80%) TDD
3 37 (15.68%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (15.25%) Configuration Management
5 35 (14.83%) Scrum
6 33 (13.98%) Web Development
7 29 (12.29%) ITIL
8 27 (11.44%) BDD
9 23 (9.75%) Open Source
9 23 (9.75%) Test Scripting
10 22 (9.32%) OO
11 20 (8.47%) Integration Testing
12 17 (7.20%) Microservices
12 17 (7.20%) Problem Management
12 17 (7.20%) Project Management
12 17 (7.20%) SOA
13 14 (5.93%) Migration
13 14 (5.93%) SDLC
14 13 (5.51%) DevOps
14 13 (5.51%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 71 (30.08%) JavaScript
2 34 (14.41%) C#
2 34 (14.41%) Perl
3 33 (13.98%) SQL
4 30 (12.71%) VB
5 27 (11.44%) Python
6 24 (10.17%) C
6 24 (10.17%) C++
7 18 (7.63%) Scala
8 17 (7.20%) Shell Script
9 15 (6.36%) Ruby
10 9 (3.81%) PHP
11 8 (3.39%) PowerShell
12 7 (2.97%) COBOL
13 5 (2.12%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.12%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.69%) Bourne shell
14 4 (1.69%) Clojure
14 4 (1.69%) FQL
14 4 (1.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 52 (22.03%) Security Cleared
2 35 (14.83%) BPSS Clearance
3 34 (14.41%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.24%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (3.39%) Degree
5 8 (3.39%) OCA
5 8 (3.39%) OCAJ
5 8 (3.39%) OCP
6 5 (2.12%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.69%) BC Cleared
8 3 (1.27%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.85%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.93%) QA
2 13 (5.51%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (4.24%) SLA
4 8 (3.39%) JSP 440
5 4 (1.69%) WCAG
6 3 (1.27%) WAI
7 1 (0.42%) GPG13
System Software
1 10 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.97%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 5 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.69%) Docker
5 3 (1.27%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.85%) Xen
7 1 (0.42%) Firmware
7 1 (0.42%) LXC
7 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (7.63%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (7.63%) Puppet
2 10 (4.24%) Tivoli
3 8 (3.39%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (3.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (2.97%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (2.97%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (1.69%) OpenView
6 3 (1.27%) Kibana
6 3 (1.27%) Netcool
6 3 (1.27%) SCOM
7 2 (0.85%) Ansible
7 2 (0.85%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.85%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.85%) logstash
7 2 (0.85%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.85%) Salt
8 1 (0.42%) StatsD
Vendors
1 70 (29.66%) Oracle
2 29 (12.29%) Red Hat
3 26 (11.02%) IBM
4 23 (9.75%) HP
5 22 (9.32%) Axway
5 22 (9.32%) Sun
6 16 (6.78%) Microsoft
7 11 (4.66%) TIBCO
8 10 (4.24%) CA
8 10 (4.24%) VMware
9 9 (3.81%) ServiceNow
10 8 (3.39%) BEA
10 8 (3.39%) Cisco
10 8 (3.39%) F5
10 8 (3.39%) Fujitsu
10 8 (3.39%) Siebel
11 7 (2.97%) Informatica
12 4 (1.69%) Cognos
12 4 (1.69%) Opsware
12 4 (1.69%) SaltStack
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