Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 13 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8 -1
Contract jobs citing Java 100 277 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.55% 12.38% 15.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.56% 30.71% 42.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 193 163
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £413 £360 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% -15.29% +13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £300
90th Percentile £538 £500 £575
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +17.86% -17.65% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 4
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.00% -57.14%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -4.00% -57.14%

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 298 902 519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.41% 40.30% 37.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 655 348
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £388 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -14.63% +15.49%
10th Percentile £274 £255 £275
90th Percentile £550 £509 £563
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 30 13
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £42.50 £32.58 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.46% +20.66% -1.82%
10th Percentile £19.90 £28.00 £13.65
90th Percentile £48.05 £44.08 £42.15
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £42.50 £30.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year +38.21% +16.04% -3.64%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Java.

1 71 (71.00%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (45.00%) Scala
3 43 (43.00%) Scrum
4 36 (36.00%) TDD
5 34 (34.00%) HTML
5 34 (34.00%) JavaScript
5 34 (34.00%) Open Source
6 33 (33.00%) Linux
6 33 (33.00%) Jenkins
7 32 (32.00%) Test Automation
8 31 (31.00%) Selenium
9 30 (30.00%) CSS
9 30 (30.00%) SQL
10 29 (29.00%) JSON
10 29 (29.00%) DevOps
11 27 (27.00%) Kanban
12 26 (26.00%) SOAP
13 25 (25.00%) Spring
14 24 (24.00%) WebDriver
15 23 (23.00%) BDD
15 23 (23.00%) Puppet
15 23 (23.00%) Microservices
16 22 (22.00%) Cucumber
17 21 (21.00%) Ruby
17 21 (21.00%) Web Services
18 20 (20.00%) XML
18 20 (20.00%) C#
18 20 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
19 18 (18.00%) Oracle
19 18 (18.00%) RESTful

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 15 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 13 (13.00%) Confluence
3 9 (9.00%) Apache ServiceMix
3 9 (9.00%) IIS
4 7 (7.00%) JBoss
4 7 (7.00%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.00%) Apache Spark
5 5 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (4.00%) FileNet
7 3 (3.00%) Apache
8 2 (2.00%) CMS
8 2 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.00%) GeoServer
9 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle 10gAS
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.00%) Heroku
3 4 (4.00%) Slack
4 3 (3.00%) IaaS
4 3 (3.00%) PaaS
5 2 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (2.00%) Boomi
5 2 (2.00%) Datadog
5 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.00%) npm
5 2 (2.00%) Serverless
6 1 (1.00%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (1.00%) G Suite
6 1 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.00%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.00%) SSL
2 8 (8.00%) HTTP
3 7 (7.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (5.00%) LDAP
4 5 (5.00%) Network Security
5 1 (1.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (16.00%) MongoDB
3 14 (14.00%) MySQL
4 12 (12.00%) NoSQL
5 11 (11.00%) Oracle Database
6 10 (10.00%) InterSystems Cache
7 7 (7.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (6.00%) Big Data
8 6 (6.00%) Relational Database
9 5 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (5.00%) Hadoop
10 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
11 2 (2.00%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (1.00%) DataStage
12 1 (1.00%) GIS
12 1 (1.00%) IBM InfoSphere
12 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (1.00%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 33 (33.00%) Jenkins
2 31 (31.00%) Selenium
3 24 (24.00%) WebDriver
4 22 (22.00%) Cucumber
5 16 (16.00%) JUnit
6 15 (15.00%) Git (software)
7 13 (13.00%) JIRA
8 11 (11.00%) RSpec
9 7 (7.00%) SoapUI
10 4 (4.00%) Eclipse
10 4 (4.00%) Firebug
10 4 (4.00%) Gradle
10 4 (4.00%) Hamcrest
11 3 (3.00%) Subversion
12 2 (2.00%) Grunt
12 2 (2.00%) gulp
12 2 (2.00%) Selenium IDE
12 2 (2.00%) TeamCity
12 2 (2.00%) webpack
13 1 (1.00%) git-flow
General
1 12 (12.00%) Games
2 1 (1.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (47.00%) Developer
2 29 (29.00%) Java Developer
3 16 (16.00%) Architect
4 10 (10.00%) Digital Architect
4 10 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 10 (10.00%) Tester
5 9 (9.00%) Automation Tester
5 9 (9.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.00%) Agile Developer
6 7 (7.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 7 (7.00%) Analyst
6 7 (7.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 7 (7.00%) Java Scala Developer
6 7 (7.00%) Scala Developer
6 7 (7.00%) Senior Agile Developer
6 7 (7.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 7 (7.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (7.00%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (7.00%) Test Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (34.00%) HTML
2 30 (30.00%) CSS
3 29 (29.00%) JSON
4 26 (26.00%) SOAP
5 25 (25.00%) Spring
6 21 (21.00%) Web Services
7 20 (20.00%) XML
8 18 (18.00%) RESTful
9 17 (17.00%) HTML5
10 14 (14.00%) JSP
10 14 (14.00%) Node.js
11 13 (13.00%) REST
12 10 (10.00%) Apache Camel
13 9 (9.00%) AngularJS
13 9 (9.00%) CSS3
13 9 (9.00%) GWT
14 8 (8.00%) Play Framework
14 8 (8.00%) Spring Security
14 8 (8.00%) XSD
15 7 (7.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Smartphone
1 7 (7.00%) User Experience
2 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.00%) DataPower
3 5 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.00%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.00%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 33 (33.00%) Linux
2 11 (11.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (9.00%) Unix
4 6 (6.00%) Android
4 6 (6.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (5.00%) AIX
6 3 (3.00%) Windows
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (71.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (43.00%) Scrum
3 36 (36.00%) TDD
4 34 (34.00%) Open Source
5 32 (32.00%) Test Automation
6 29 (29.00%) DevOps
7 27 (27.00%) Kanban
8 23 (23.00%) BDD
8 23 (23.00%) Microservices
9 17 (17.00%) OO
10 15 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (15.00%) Software Engineering
11 14 (14.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (14.00%) Mentoring
11 14 (14.00%) User Stories
12 13 (13.00%) Configuration Management
12 13 (13.00%) Front End Development
13 11 (11.00%) Test Scripting
13 11 (11.00%) Web Testing
14 10 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 45 (45.00%) Scala
2 34 (34.00%) JavaScript
3 30 (30.00%) SQL
4 21 (21.00%) Ruby
5 20 (20.00%) C#
6 17 (17.00%) Python
7 10 (10.00%) Groovy
8 7 (7.00%) Perl
9 5 (5.00%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.00%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.00%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.00%) C
11 2 (2.00%) C++
11 2 (2.00%) XPath
11 2 (2.00%) XQuery
12 1 (1.00%) Jython
12 1 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.00%) Degree
4 3 (3.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.00%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.00%) QA
2 11 (11.00%) WCAG
3 9 (9.00%) HL7
4 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (13.00%) Docker
2 6 (6.00%) LXC
3 1 (1.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.00%) GeoWebCache
3 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.00%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (23.00%) Puppet
2 16 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.00%) Ansible
3 5 (5.00%) Forum Sentry
4 3 (3.00%) Nagios
5 2 (2.00%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.00%) Packer
5 2 (2.00%) Terraform
6 1 (1.00%) OpenNMS
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (18.00%) Oracle
2 12 (12.00%) Google
3 10 (10.00%) InterSystems
4 8 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.00%) HP
5 6 (6.00%) IBM
5 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.00%) Axway
6 5 (5.00%) Informatica
6 5 (5.00%) Siebel
6 5 (5.00%) Sun
7 4 (4.00%) Atlassian
8 3 (3.00%) SaltStack
9 2 (2.00%) Capita
9 2 (2.00%) Cisco
9 2 (2.00%) Dell
9 2 (2.00%) New Relic
9 2 (2.00%) OpenText
9 2 (2.00%) Splunk
10 1 (1.00%) VMware