Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 52 115
Rank change year-on-year -17 +63 -61
Contract jobs citing J2EE 24 39 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.56% 4.59% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.67% 12.23% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 25
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £362 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.70% -12.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £208 £307 £271
90th Percentile £676 £465 £523
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £362 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +9.70% -12.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
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 313 319 471
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.44% 37.53% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 209 305
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £394 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +7.14% -10.26%
10th Percentile £270 £300 £261
90th Percentile £538 £510 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 20
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +60.71% +78.63%
10th Percentile £42.50 £16.50 £26.40
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.76 £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +60.71% +78.63%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (66.67%) Linux
4 14 (58.33%) TDD
5 13 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (54.17%) BDD
6 12 (50.00%) SQL
7 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
7 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (41.67%) RESTful
8 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
8 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (37.50%) Continuous Deployment
8 9 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (33.33%) Jetty
10 7 (29.17%) JIRA
10 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
10 7 (29.17%) JDBC
11 6 (25.00%) Front End Development
11 6 (25.00%) VMware
11 6 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (25.00%) Open Source
12 5 (20.83%) nginx
12 5 (20.83%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
12 5 (20.83%) User Experience
12 5 (20.83%) Ansible
12 5 (20.83%) Puppet

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 8 (33.33%) Jetty
2 5 (20.83%) nginx
3 4 (16.67%) Apache
3 4 (16.67%) CICS
3 4 (16.67%) IIS
3 4 (16.67%) Mongrel
3 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (16.67%) WildFly
4 2 (8.33%) Confluence
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 13 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (16.67%) Google App Engine
3 4 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.17%) OpenShift
4 1 (4.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DHCP
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
1 4 (16.67%) FTP
1 4 (16.67%) HTTP
1 4 (16.67%) IPsec
1 4 (16.67%) SSL
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (12.50%) MySQL
4 2 (8.33%) Big Data
4 2 (8.33%) DB2
4 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
2 7 (29.17%) JIRA
3 4 (16.67%) Travis CI
4 3 (12.50%) Maven
5 2 (8.33%) DbUnit
5 2 (8.33%) jMock
5 2 (8.33%) JUnit
5 2 (8.33%) Mockito
5 2 (8.33%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Integration Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) RESTful
2 7 (29.17%) JDBC
3 5 (20.83%) Ajax
3 5 (20.83%) JSP
4 4 (16.67%) .NET
4 4 (16.67%) Servlets
4 4 (16.67%) Swing
4 4 (16.67%) Web Services
4 4 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (8.33%) Apache Camel
5 2 (8.33%) jBPM
5 2 (8.33%) JSON
5 2 (8.33%) Middleware
5 2 (8.33%) PowerMock
5 2 (8.33%) SOAP
6 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.17%) LESS
6 1 (4.17%) Node.js
6 1 (4.17%) Sass
6 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
2 5 (20.83%) User Experience
3 4 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 2 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) AIX
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) TDD
3 13 (54.17%) BDD
4 9 (37.50%) Continuous Deployment
4 9 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 6 (25.00%) Open Source
6 5 (20.83%) Domain Models
6 5 (20.83%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 5 (20.83%) MVC
6 5 (20.83%) Pair Programming
6 5 (20.83%) Secure Coding
6 5 (20.83%) Smoke Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 4 (16.67%) DevOps
7 4 (16.67%) Microservices
8 3 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
8 3 (12.50%) Scrum
9 2 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Xen
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Ansible
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 4 (16.67%) Terraform
3 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.17%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) Google
3 4 (16.67%) IBM
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle