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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 1 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 83 15 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 19.48% 7.28% 8.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.68% 30.61% 29.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 8 17
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£350 £350 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £404 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £87.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £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
190 49 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 44.60% 23.79% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 27 51
Average daily rate £360 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £23.88 - £14.88
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 - £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 - £16.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +10 82 £350 - 28
Sunderland -4 1 - - 2
Gateshead - - - -
North Shields - - - -
South Shields - - - -
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 41 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (25.87%) HTML
3 36 (25.17%) Oracle
4 35 (24.48%) Spring
5 34 (23.78%) Scala
6 32 (22.38%) Ruby
6 32 (22.38%) C#
6 32 (22.38%) CSS
7 31 (21.68%) UNIX
8 28 (19.58%) JUnit
9 26 (18.18%) Python
10 24 (16.78%) HTML5
11 23 (16.08%) JBoss
12 22 (15.38%) SQL
12 22 (15.38%) Automated Testing
13 21 (14.69%) TDD
13 21 (14.69%) Ajax
13 21 (14.69%) Jenkins
14 20 (13.99%) Linux
15 18 (12.59%) WebLogic
15 18 (12.59%) CSS3
16 17 (11.89%) REST
16 17 (11.89%) Web Services
16 17 (11.89%) JMS
17 16 (11.19%) Windows
17 16 (11.19%) Selenium
17 16 (11.19%) Play Framework
18 15 (10.49%) Oracle Database
18 15 (10.49%) JSON
19 14 (9.79%) C++

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 18 (12.59%) WebLogic
2 9 (6.29%) Apache
2 9 (6.29%) SAS
3 6 (4.20%) MQSeries
4 5 (3.50%) Oracle 10gAS
5 4 (2.80%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.10%) Mule
6 3 (2.10%) LiveCycle
6 3 (2.10%) FileNet
6 3 (2.10%) Documentum
7 2 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.40%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.70%) IIS
8 1 (0.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (2.80%) MS Office
2 3 (2.10%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.50%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.69%) Intranet
2 10 (6.99%) Internet
3 3 (2.10%) LDAP
3 3 (2.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.49%) Oracle Database
2 11 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.20%) DB2
4 5 (3.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (3.50%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.80%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.10%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.40%) MySQL
7 2 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (19.58%) JUnit
2 21 (14.69%) Jenkins
3 16 (11.19%) Selenium
4 11 (7.69%) WebDriver
4 11 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 10 (6.99%) RSpec
6 9 (6.29%) PVCS
6 9 (6.29%) Maven
7 7 (4.90%) Subversion
7 7 (4.90%) Git (software)
8 5 (3.50%) Hudson
8 5 (3.50%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (6.99%) Finance
2 8 (5.59%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.90%) Games
4 6 (4.20%) Marketing
4 6 (4.20%) Electronics
4 6 (4.20%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.40%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.70%) Law
6 1 (0.70%) Front Office
6 1 (0.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 74 (51.75%) Developer
2 34 (23.78%) Java Developer
3 12 (8.39%) Applications Support
4 11 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 11 (7.69%) Analyst
5 9 (6.29%) Senior Developer
6 8 (5.59%) Scala Developer
7 5 (3.50%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (3.50%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (3.50%) Support Analyst
7 5 (3.50%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (3.50%) Consultant
7 5 (3.50%) DBA
8 4 (2.80%) Project Manager
8 4 (2.80%) Test Engineer
8 4 (2.80%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 4 (2.80%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (2.10%) C++/Java Developer
9 3 (2.10%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 3 (2.10%) Applications Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (25.87%) HTML
2 35 (24.48%) Spring
3 32 (22.38%) CSS
4 24 (16.78%) HTML5
5 21 (14.69%) Ajax
6 18 (12.59%) CSS3
7 17 (11.89%) REST
7 17 (11.89%) Web Services
7 17 (11.89%) JMS
8 16 (11.19%) Play Framework
9 15 (10.49%) JSON
10 13 (9.09%) jQuery
10 13 (9.09%) J2EE
11 11 (7.69%) Apache CXF
12 10 (6.99%) RESTful
12 10 (6.99%) Spring MVC
12 10 (6.99%) JSF
13 8 (5.59%) Middleware
13 8 (5.59%) .NET
13 8 (5.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.59%) Open Source
2 6 (4.20%) DTV
3 5 (3.50%) GIS
4 4 (2.80%) Statistics
5 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.70%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.68%) UNIX
2 20 (13.99%) Linux
3 16 (11.19%) Windows
4 7 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.10%) AIX
6 2 (1.40%) HPUX
6 2 (1.40%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 21 (14.69%) TDD
4 13 (9.09%) Scrum
4 13 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 13 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 12 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (7.69%) SOA
6 11 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 10 (6.99%) MVC
7 10 (6.99%) Web Testing
7 10 (6.99%) Test Scripting
7 10 (6.99%) Automation Testing
8 9 (6.29%) User Stories
8 9 (6.29%) Software Testing
9 7 (4.90%) Incident Management
9 7 (4.90%) Programme Management
9 7 (4.90%) Software Architecture
10 6 (4.20%) Web Development
10 6 (4.20%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 34 (23.78%) Scala
2 32 (22.38%) Ruby
2 32 (22.38%) C#
3 26 (18.18%) Python
4 22 (15.38%) SQL
5 14 (9.79%) C++
6 12 (8.39%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.20%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.10%) Perl
9 1 (0.70%) Delphi
9 1 (0.70%) Pascal
9 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (8.39%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.90%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.50%) Degree
3 5 (3.50%) ISEB
4 2 (1.40%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.70%) APMP
5 1 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.70%) PMP
5 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.70%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.69%) QA
2 4 (2.80%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (3.50%) Puppet
1 5 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.80%) OpenView
3 3 (2.10%) Nagios
3 3 (2.10%) collectd
3 3 (2.10%) Ganglia
4 2 (1.40%) OVSD
5 1 (0.70%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (25.17%) Oracle
2 23 (16.08%) JBoss
3 11 (7.69%) HP
4 7 (4.90%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.20%) SAP
6 5 (3.50%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.10%) Adobe
7 3 (2.10%) Sun
7 3 (2.10%) Informatica
7 3 (2.10%) Siebel
7 3 (2.10%) IBM
7 3 (2.10%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.10%) hybris
7 3 (2.10%) WSO2
8 2 (1.40%) Axway
9 1 (0.70%) Lotus
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