Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 50 88
Rank change year-on-year -10 +38 -38
Contract jobs citing J2EE 24 36 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.97% 4.32% 2.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.73% 13.38% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 34 51
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £324 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.82% -5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £203 £307 £306
90th Percentile £690 £415 £520
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £324 £330 £350
% change year-on-year -1.82% -5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £36.00

J2EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 275 269 660
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.99% 32.25% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 180 451
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -15.66%
10th Percentile £312 £300 £275
90th Percentile £550 £519 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 21
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £45.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +57.89% +62.86%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £37.25 £45.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year -17.22% +59.29% +61.43%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Newcastle upon Tyne

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing J2EE in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Newcastle upon Tyne

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Newcastle upon Tyne

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 22 (91.67%) Java
2 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) Linux
3 14 (58.33%) TDD
4 13 (54.17%) SQL
4 13 (54.17%) BDD
5 10 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
5 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 10 (41.67%) RESTful
6 9 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
7 8 (33.33%) JDBC
8 7 (29.17%) JIRA
8 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (25.00%) JSP
9 6 (25.00%) Web Services
9 6 (25.00%) XML
10 5 (20.83%) MVC
10 5 (20.83%) Swing
10 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
10 5 (20.83%) WebLogic
10 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (20.83%) Jetty
10 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
10 5 (20.83%) Microservices
10 5 (20.83%) JSON
10 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
11 4 (16.67%) Relational Database

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (20.83%) Jetty
1 5 (20.83%) WebLogic
2 4 (16.67%) CICS
2 4 (16.67%) WildFly
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) Confluence
3 2 (8.33%) nginx
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) JBoss
4 1 (4.17%) Liferay
4 1 (4.17%) Mongrel
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) GitHub
3 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
3 1 (4.17%) Google App Engine
3 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
1 2 (8.33%) SSL
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) FTP
2 1 (4.17%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.33%) Big Data
4 2 (8.33%) DB2
4 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (29.17%) JIRA
3 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
4 4 (16.67%) JUnit
5 3 (12.50%) Maven
5 3 (12.50%) Mockito
6 2 (8.33%) DbUnit
6 2 (8.33%) jMock
6 2 (8.33%) SonarQube
7 1 (4.17%) Ant
7 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
7 1 (4.17%) Gatling
7 1 (4.17%) Grunt
7 1 (4.17%) gulp
7 1 (4.17%) IntelliJ
7 1 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (4.17%) Selenium
7 1 (4.17%) Spock
7 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
1 15 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Integration Architect
4 2 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Java Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (4.17%) J2EE Architect
5 1 (4.17%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) RESTful
2 8 (33.33%) JDBC
3 6 (25.00%) JSP
3 6 (25.00%) Web Services
3 6 (25.00%) XML
4 5 (20.83%) JSON
4 5 (20.83%) Swing
5 4 (16.67%) Ajax
5 4 (16.67%) SOAP
6 3 (12.50%) CSS
6 3 (12.50%) HTML
6 3 (12.50%) HTML5
6 3 (12.50%) jQuery
6 3 (12.50%) REST
6 3 (12.50%) Servlets
6 3 (12.50%) Spring
7 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.33%) Gherkin
7 2 (8.33%) Node.js
7 2 (8.33%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 4 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 4 (16.67%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Social Media
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Unix
3 3 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) AIX
5 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) TDD
3 13 (54.17%) BDD
4 10 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
6 5 (20.83%) Microservices
6 5 (20.83%) MVC
7 4 (16.67%) Domain Models
7 4 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 4 (16.67%) Open Source
7 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
7 4 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) Secure Coding
7 4 (16.67%) Smoke Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Analytics
8 2 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (8.33%) DevOps
8 2 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) C#
6 1 (4.17%) Groovy
6 1 (4.17%) Haskell
6 1 (4.17%) Java 8
6 1 (4.17%) Korn
6 1 (4.17%) Perl
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) Scala
6 1 (4.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Docker
3 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) Grafana
2 1 (4.17%) Kibana
2 1 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) IBM
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Solace
4 1 (4.17%) webMethods