Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 15 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 14 17
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 -13
Contract jobs citing Java 136 89 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.59% 10.89% 11.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.12% 31.67% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 58 189
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -12.79%
10th Percentile £263 £284 £297
90th Percentile £538 £538 £503
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £413 £375
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £36.00

Java is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 339 281 957
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 41.34% 34.39% 39.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 190 669
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -14.63%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 36
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £32.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +30.15% -11.74%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £32.66
% change year-on-year -17.65% +30.15% -11.74%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Newcastle upon Tyne

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Newcastle upon Tyne

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Newcastle upon Tyne

Java
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 Java in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Java 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 Java.

1 83 (61.03%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (41.91%) DevOps
3 55 (40.44%) Linux
4 48 (35.29%) Open Source
5 45 (33.09%) BDD
6 41 (30.15%) Jenkins
7 40 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
8 39 (28.68%) Test Automation
9 36 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
10 35 (25.74%) TDD
10 35 (25.74%) Python
11 34 (25.00%) Configuration Management
12 33 (24.26%) Puppet
13 32 (23.53%) SQL
14 31 (22.79%) Microservices
15 30 (22.06%) Ruby
15 30 (22.06%) Git (software)
16 29 (21.32%) Ansible
16 29 (21.32%) Docker
17 28 (20.59%) JavaScript
18 27 (19.85%) Scrum
18 27 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
18 27 (19.85%) Node.js
19 26 (19.12%) Terraform
19 26 (19.12%) JIRA
20 25 (18.38%) Perl
20 25 (18.38%) Elastic Stack
21 23 (16.91%) High Availability
21 23 (16.91%) Bash Shell
21 23 (16.91%) C

Java
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 13 (9.56%) Confluence
2 11 (8.09%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.41%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.41%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.68%) JBoss
4 5 (3.68%) Jetty
5 4 (2.94%) CICS
5 4 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.94%) WildFly
6 3 (2.21%) Apache
6 3 (2.21%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.47%) FileNet
7 2 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.74%) CMS
8 1 (0.74%) Documentum
8 1 (0.74%) IIS
8 1 (0.74%) Liferay
8 1 (0.74%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.47%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.74%) Maximo
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 40 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (15.44%) Datadog
4 7 (5.15%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (5.15%) Slack
5 6 (4.41%) PaaS
6 4 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (2.94%) Amazon S3
6 4 (2.94%) IaaS
6 4 (2.94%) Route 53
6 4 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (2.21%) GitHub
8 2 (1.47%) BrowserStack
8 2 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.74%) Boomi
9 1 (0.74%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.74%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.74%) Linode
9 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.68%) HTTP
2 3 (2.21%) Internet
2 3 (2.21%) SSL
3 2 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.47%) Network Security
4 1 (0.74%) DHCP
4 1 (0.74%) DNS
4 1 (0.74%) Firewall
4 1 (0.74%) FTP
4 1 (0.74%) IPsec
4 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.24%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (11.76%) Amazon Redshift
3 14 (10.29%) MySQL
4 9 (6.62%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.41%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (3.68%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (2.94%) Big Data
8 3 (2.21%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.21%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.47%) KNIME
10 1 (0.74%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.74%) DataStage
10 1 (0.74%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.74%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 41 (30.15%) Jenkins
2 30 (22.06%) Git (software)
3 26 (19.12%) JIRA
4 19 (13.97%) JUnit
5 18 (13.24%) Selenium
6 17 (12.50%) TeamCity
7 15 (11.03%) Cucumber
8 11 (8.09%) GitLab
8 11 (8.09%) Maven
9 10 (7.35%) JMeter
10 9 (6.62%) SonarQube
11 5 (3.68%) Gradle
12 4 (2.94%) Jasmine
12 4 (2.94%) Subversion
13 3 (2.21%) gulp
13 3 (2.21%) Mockito
13 3 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (2.21%) Visual Studio Team System
14 2 (1.47%) DbUnit
14 2 (1.47%) Hamcrest
General
1 10 (7.35%) Finance
2 4 (2.94%) Advertising
3 3 (2.21%) Legal
3 3 (2.21%) Marketing
4 2 (1.47%) Electronics
4 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.47%) Retail
4 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (51.47%) Developer
2 48 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 33 (24.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (15.44%) Architect
5 9 (6.62%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (5.88%) Java Architect
7 7 (5.15%) Open Source Architect
7 7 (5.15%) Open Source Developer
8 6 (4.41%) Junior
9 5 (3.68%) Automation Tester
9 5 (3.68%) Java Technical Architect
9 5 (3.68%) Technical Architect
9 5 (3.68%) Tester
10 4 (2.94%) Agile Developer
10 4 (2.94%) Agile Java Developer
10 4 (2.94%) Azure DevOps
10 4 (2.94%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 4 (2.94%) Azure Engineer
10 4 (2.94%) Junior DevOps
10 4 (2.94%) Junior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.85%) Node.js
2 25 (18.38%) Elastic Stack
3 21 (15.44%) J2EE
3 21 (15.44%) REST
3 21 (15.44%) RESTful
4 19 (13.97%) Spring
4 19 (13.97%) Web Services
5 18 (13.24%) CSS
6 17 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 17 (12.50%) HTML
7 13 (9.56%) JSON
8 12 (8.82%) SOAP
9 11 (8.09%) XML
10 9 (6.62%) Hibernate
10 9 (6.62%) Spring Boot
11 8 (5.88%) JDBC
11 8 (5.88%) JSP
12 7 (5.15%) .NET
13 6 (4.41%) HTML5
13 6 (4.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.18%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.41%) Mainframe
3 6 (4.41%) User Experience
4 4 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.94%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (2.21%) DataPower
5 3 (2.21%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.47%) Blog
6 2 (1.47%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.47%) NHS
6 2 (1.47%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.47%) Robotics
7 1 (0.74%) Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) iPad
7 1 (0.74%) iPhone
7 1 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 55 (40.44%) Linux
2 22 (16.18%) Windows
3 12 (8.82%) Unix
4 11 (8.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.68%) CentOS
6 3 (2.21%) AIX
7 1 (0.74%) Android
7 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (61.03%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (41.91%) DevOps
3 48 (35.29%) Open Source
4 45 (33.09%) BDD
5 39 (28.68%) Test Automation
6 35 (25.74%) TDD
7 34 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 31 (22.79%) Microservices
9 27 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (19.85%) Scrum
10 23 (16.91%) High Availability
11 20 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (13.24%) Software Engineering
13 14 (10.29%) Continuous Deployment
14 13 (9.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (9.56%) Kanban
15 11 (8.09%) OO
16 10 (7.35%) Front End Development
16 10 (7.35%) TOGAF
17 8 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.74%) Python
2 32 (23.53%) SQL
3 30 (22.06%) Ruby
4 28 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 25 (18.38%) Perl
6 23 (16.91%) Bash Shell
6 23 (16.91%) C
7 22 (16.18%) C++
7 22 (16.18%) PowerShell
8 13 (9.56%) Java 8
9 10 (7.35%) Shell Script
10 8 (5.88%) PHP
11 5 (3.68%) C#
12 4 (2.94%) Scala
13 3 (2.21%) XPath
14 2 (1.47%) XQuery
15 1 (0.74%) Groovy
15 1 (0.74%) Jython
15 1 (0.74%) Korn
15 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (11.03%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.62%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.88%) Degree
4 7 (5.15%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.47%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.74%) ISEB
6 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.15%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (21.32%) Docker
2 4 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.47%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.47%) vSphere
3 2 (1.47%) Xen
4 1 (0.74%) HDFS
4 1 (0.74%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 33 (24.26%) Puppet
2 29 (21.32%) Ansible
3 26 (19.12%) Terraform
4 23 (16.91%) Nagios
5 22 (16.18%) Kubernetes
6 20 (14.71%) Packer
7 13 (9.56%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (2.94%) Grafana
8 4 (2.94%) Prometheus
8 4 (2.94%) Rancher
9 3 (2.21%) Matomo
10 2 (1.47%) Forum Sentry
10 2 (1.47%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.74%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 22 (16.18%) New Relic
1 22 (16.18%) Splunk
2 8 (5.88%) IBM
3 7 (5.15%) Oracle
4 4 (2.94%) Black Duck
4 4 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.94%) VMware
5 3 (2.21%) Google
6 2 (1.47%) Axway
6 2 (1.47%) Blue Prism
6 2 (1.47%) HP
6 2 (1.47%) Informatica
6 2 (1.47%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.47%) SAP
6 2 (1.47%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.47%) Siebel
6 2 (1.47%) Sun
7 1 (0.74%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.74%) SOASTA, Inc
7 1 (0.74%) Solace