The first table below looks at the demand for the Java/J2EE Developer role 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/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
492 185 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 91.62% 88.94% 91.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 70 122
Average daily rate £290 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 22
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.28% +10.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £18.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Java/J2EE Developer
North East

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer across the Tyne and Wear region.

Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer across the Tyne and Wear region.

Java/J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Java/J2EE Developer
North East

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) C
3 4 (57.14%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) JSON
4 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 3 (42.86%) Java EE
4 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Struts
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) EJB
4 3 (42.86%) JSP
4 3 (42.86%) Servlets
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) JBoss
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Subversion
5 2 (28.57%) Ajax
5 2 (28.57%) RAD
5 2 (28.57%) AIX
5 2 (28.57%) webMethods
5 2 (28.57%) Eclipse

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
1 2 (28.57%) Rational Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) Java EE
3 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Struts
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) EJB
3 3 (42.86%) JSP
3 3 (42.86%) Servlets
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) DOM
4 2 (28.57%) DHTML
4 2 (28.57%) REST
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) webMethods
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle