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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 13 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 91 161 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.67% 23.50% 13.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.73% 53.67% 31.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 91 41
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £408 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +5.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +12.58%

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
278 300 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 38.72% 43.80% 41.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 187 119
Median daily rate £350 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.25 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.29% -51.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £14.25 £19.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £19.85 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 -9 91 £350 -6.66% 25
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 156 (60.94%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (31.64%) Linux
3 76 (29.69%) TDD
4 74 (28.91%) Scala
5 71 (27.73%) C#
6 66 (25.78%) Selenium
7 65 (25.39%) JavaScript
8 64 (25.00%) Windows
8 64 (25.00%) Ruby
9 61 (23.83%) Open Source
10 60 (23.44%) SQL
11 59 (23.05%) XML
11 59 (23.05%) Scrum
12 58 (22.66%) Test Automation
12 58 (22.66%) Jenkins
13 55 (21.48%) Automated Testing
13 55 (21.48%) HTML
14 54 (21.09%) .NET
14 54 (21.09%) Cucumber
15 53 (20.70%) Unix
16 52 (20.31%) Spring
17 51 (19.92%) JIRA
18 50 (19.53%) BDD
19 49 (19.14%) QA
20 47 (18.36%) Continuous Integration
20 47 (18.36%) Confluence
20 47 (18.36%) Git (software)
21 45 (17.58%) DevOps
22 44 (17.19%) Oracle
23 43 (16.80%) 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 47 (18.36%) Confluence
2 35 (13.67%) WebLogic
3 23 (8.98%) Tomcat
3 23 (8.98%) WebSphere
4 20 (7.81%) BizTalk Server
5 16 (6.25%) JBoss
6 15 (5.86%) nginx
6 15 (5.86%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (4.69%) Tuxedo
8 10 (3.91%) Oracle Workflow
9 9 (3.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 8 (3.13%) Apache
10 8 (3.13%) FileNet
11 7 (2.73%) MQSeries
11 7 (2.73%) Oracle Application Server
12 6 (2.34%) IIS
13 5 (1.95%) Jetty
13 5 (1.95%) Mongrel
14 4 (1.56%) AquaLogic
14 4 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (1.56%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.56%) OpenText MBPM
3 3 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.17%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.78%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.69%) IaaS
1 12 (4.69%) PaaS
1 12 (4.69%) SaaS
2 8 (3.13%) GitHub
3 7 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.34%) Google App Engine
4 6 (2.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (2.34%) OpenShift
5 5 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.78%) HP Helion
7 1 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.39%) G Suite
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.39%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.98%) SSL
2 20 (7.81%) HTTP
3 17 (6.64%) TCP/IP
4 14 (5.47%) Internet
5 13 (5.08%) LDAP
6 8 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (3.13%) Network Security
7 6 (2.34%) DHCP
7 6 (2.34%) DNS
8 5 (1.95%) FTP
8 5 (1.95%) IPsec
9 2 (0.78%) SNMP
10 1 (0.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (14.84%) MongoDB
1 38 (14.84%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.64%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (5.47%) NoSQL
4 13 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.69%) Oracle Database
6 10 (3.91%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (2.73%) MySQL
8 5 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.56%) DB2
10 3 (1.17%) Neo4j
10 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.78%) HBase
11 2 (0.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (0.78%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 66 (25.78%) Selenium
2 58 (22.66%) Jenkins
3 54 (21.09%) Cucumber
4 51 (19.92%) JIRA
5 47 (18.36%) Git (software)
6 25 (9.77%) JUnit
7 23 (8.98%) WebDriver
8 16 (6.25%) Subversion
9 15 (5.86%) HP UFT
10 14 (5.47%) RSpec
10 14 (5.47%) SoapUI
11 13 (5.08%) Sahi
11 13 (5.08%) WATIR
12 10 (3.91%) Eclipse
13 9 (3.52%) IntelliJ
13 9 (3.52%) NetBeans
13 9 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (2.73%) JMeter
15 5 (1.95%) Burp Suite
15 5 (1.95%) Maven
General
1 11 (4.30%) Finance
2 5 (1.95%) Games
3 2 (0.78%) Banking
3 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.78%) Retail
4 1 (0.39%) French Language
4 1 (0.39%) Law
4 1 (0.39%) Marketing
4 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 100 (39.06%) Developer
2 54 (21.09%) Java Developer
3 38 (14.84%) Tester
4 28 (10.94%) Automation Tester
5 26 (10.16%) Scala Developer
6 19 (7.42%) Support Engineer
7 17 (6.64%) Analyst
7 17 (6.64%) Architect
8 16 (6.25%) Java Scala Developer
8 16 (6.25%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 16 (6.25%) Selenium Tester
9 15 (5.86%) DevOps Engineer
10 14 (5.47%) Software Developer
11 12 (4.69%) C# Developer
12 11 (4.30%) QA Engineer
13 10 (3.91%) Agile Tester
13 10 (3.91%) Development Analyst
13 10 (3.91%) QA Tester
13 10 (3.91%) Software Engineer
13 10 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (23.05%) XML
2 55 (21.48%) HTML
3 54 (21.09%) .NET
4 52 (20.31%) Spring
5 43 (16.80%) Web Services
6 39 (15.23%) CSS
7 38 (14.84%) RESTful
8 32 (12.50%) Gherkin
9 30 (11.72%) REST
10 26 (10.16%) JSON
10 26 (10.16%) Play Framework
11 23 (8.98%) Ruby on Rails
12 22 (8.59%) Node.js
13 21 (8.20%) ASP.NET
13 21 (8.20%) Spring MVC
14 20 (7.81%) J2EE
15 18 (7.03%) AngularJS
16 16 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (5.86%) HTML5
18 14 (5.47%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.42%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (5.47%) Mainframe
4 11 (4.30%) Smartphone
5 10 (3.91%) IBM Mainframe
6 9 (3.52%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (3.13%) DataPower
8 6 (2.34%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.95%) User Experience
10 3 (1.17%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.17%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.17%) NHS
11 2 (0.78%) Clustering
11 2 (0.78%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.78%) PKI
11 2 (0.78%) Replication
12 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.39%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 81 (31.64%) Linux
2 64 (25.00%) Windows
3 53 (20.70%) Unix
4 36 (14.06%) AIX
5 23 (8.98%) Windows Server
6 19 (7.42%) Solaris
7 17 (6.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (5.47%) zOS
9 8 (3.13%) MVS
9 8 (3.13%) Windows 7
10 7 (2.73%) OS/390
11 6 (2.34%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.95%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.56%) HPUX
14 2 (0.78%) Android
14 2 (0.78%) VME
14 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (60.94%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (29.69%) TDD
3 61 (23.83%) Open Source
4 59 (23.05%) Scrum
5 58 (22.66%) Test Automation
6 55 (21.48%) Automated Testing
7 50 (19.53%) BDD
8 47 (18.36%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (17.58%) DevOps
10 43 (16.80%) Configuration Management
10 43 (16.80%) Unit Testing
11 41 (16.02%) Microservices
12 39 (15.23%) Software Engineering
13 30 (11.72%) Kanban
14 29 (11.33%) Automation Testing
15 28 (10.94%) Continuous Delivery
15 28 (10.94%) ITIL
15 28 (10.94%) User Stories
16 27 (10.55%) API Testing
16 27 (10.55%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (28.91%) Scala
2 71 (27.73%) C#
3 65 (25.39%) JavaScript
4 64 (25.00%) Ruby
5 60 (23.44%) SQL
6 43 (16.80%) C
7 35 (13.67%) Perl
7 35 (13.67%) Python
8 32 (12.50%) VB
9 22 (8.59%) Groovy
10 15 (5.86%) Shell Script
11 14 (5.47%) C++
12 6 (2.34%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.56%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.17%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.17%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.78%) ABAP
15 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.78%) PHP
16 1 (0.39%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 28 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 25 (9.77%) BPSS Clearance
3 15 (5.86%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.17%) Degree
5 3 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.17%) MCSA
5 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.39%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) MCSE
6 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (19.14%) QA
2 14 (5.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (2.73%) WCAG
4 4 (1.56%) WAI
5 1 (0.39%) SDET
5 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (5.86%) Docker
2 9 (3.52%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 8 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.95%) LXC
4 5 (1.95%) Xen
5 3 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.17%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (1.17%) vSphere
6 1 (0.39%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 37 (14.45%) Puppet
2 25 (9.77%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.13%) Forum Sentry
3 8 (3.13%) Tivoli
4 7 (2.73%) Control-M
4 7 (2.73%) Terraform
5 5 (1.95%) Ansible
6 1 (0.39%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.39%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 44 (17.19%) Oracle
2 32 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 28 (10.94%) IBM
4 22 (8.59%) Atlassian
5 17 (6.64%) CA
5 17 (6.64%) Sun
6 16 (6.25%) Google
6 16 (6.25%) HP
7 14 (5.47%) Red Hat
8 12 (4.69%) Axway
9 8 (3.13%) Informatica
9 8 (3.13%) Siebel
9 8 (3.13%) VMware
10 5 (1.95%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.17%) CA Agile Central
12 2 (0.78%) Cloudera
12 2 (0.78%) Fujitsu
12 2 (0.78%) Pega
12 2 (0.78%) SAP
13 1 (0.39%) RightScale
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