Period
to 14 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer in Test was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer in Test
England > North East
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 102 152
Rank change year-on-year -4 +50 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer in Test 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.16% 0.080% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.084% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
North East median daily rate £425 - £463
10th Percentile £380 - £425
90th Percentile £470 - £514
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
North East
Contract vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,226 1,191 2,366
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 95.20% 90.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 765 1,498
North East median daily rate £375 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +12.31% -13.33%
10th Percentile £213 £239 £222
90th Percentile £563 £538 £500
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 62 125
North East median hourly rate £15.35 £19.25 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.29% -28.70% +80.00%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.02 £11.60
90th Percentile £35.00 £40.00 £35.15
England median hourly rate £18.51 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +0.07% -2.63% +6.35%

Java Developer in Test
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Java Developer in Test in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Test in the North East

Java Developer in Test
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java Developer in Test in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Test in the North East

Java Developer in Test
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer in Test within the North East region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +2 2 £425 -
Java Developer in Test
England

Java Developer in Test Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, Java Developer in Test contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region featuring Java Developer in Test in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Burp Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Protractor
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree

Java Developer in Test Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Burp Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Protractor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker