The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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
England / North East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 92 39
Rank change year-on-year +47 -53  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 12 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.09% 2.06% 3.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 2.31% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 18
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £325 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £35.50 £39.30
% change year-on-year +29.57% -9.66%  

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

Contract IT Job Roles
North East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 537 1428 787
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 93.72% 89.31% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 883 461
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 81 83
Median hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +86.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £12.06 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.50 £18.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in the North East

Java Developer
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 the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in the North East

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in the North East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in the North East

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in the North East

Java Developer
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 within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +58 11 £350 -17.64% 2
Java Developer
England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (62.26%) Spring
4 28 (52.83%) Microservices
5 25 (47.17%) TDD
6 24 (45.28%) Git (software)
7 23 (43.40%) MVC
8 21 (39.62%) Linux
9 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
10 17 (32.08%) .NET
10 17 (32.08%) Scala
10 17 (32.08%) Spring MVC
10 17 (32.08%) Puppet
11 16 (30.19%) Play Framework
12 15 (28.30%) MongoDB
12 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
12 15 (28.30%) XML
13 14 (26.42%) REST
13 14 (26.42%) Test Automation
14 13 (24.53%) Ruby
14 13 (24.53%) Ruby on Rails
14 13 (24.53%) Unit Testing
14 13 (24.53%) HTML
14 13 (24.53%) DevOps
15 12 (22.64%) SOAP
15 12 (22.64%) Hibernate
15 12 (22.64%) JIRA
15 12 (22.64%) Cucumber
16 11 (20.75%) GitHub

Java Developer 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (18.87%) Confluence
2 9 (16.98%) JBoss
3 6 (11.32%) Tomcat
3 6 (11.32%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.55%) Apache
5 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) GitHub
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.89%) G Suite
2 1 (1.89%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) MongoDB
2 11 (20.75%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.66%) Neo4j
3 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) DocumentDB
4 1 (1.89%) MySQL
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (45.28%) Git (software)
2 12 (22.64%) Cucumber
2 12 (22.64%) JIRA
3 10 (18.87%) JUnit
4 6 (11.32%) IntelliJ
5 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.55%) Subversion
6 3 (5.66%) Ant
6 3 (5.66%) Gradle
6 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
6 3 (5.66%) Maven
6 3 (5.66%) Selenium
6 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (62.26%) Spring
2 17 (32.08%) .NET
2 17 (32.08%) Spring MVC
3 16 (30.19%) Play Framework
4 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
4 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (28.30%) XML
5 14 (26.42%) REST
6 13 (24.53%) HTML
6 13 (24.53%) Ruby on Rails
7 12 (22.64%) Hibernate
7 12 (22.64%) SOAP
8 10 (18.87%) JSON
9 9 (16.98%) CSS
10 8 (15.09%) J2EE
11 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
12 5 (9.43%) EJB
12 5 (9.43%) HTML5
12 5 (9.43%) Java EE
12 5 (9.43%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.77%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 21 (39.62%) Linux
2 10 (18.87%) Unix
3 3 (5.66%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (52.83%) Microservices
3 25 (47.17%) TDD
4 23 (43.40%) MVC
5 14 (26.42%) Test Automation
6 13 (24.53%) DevOps
6 13 (24.53%) Unit Testing
7 11 (20.75%) Scrum
8 7 (13.21%) Continuous Deployment
8 7 (13.21%) SOA
9 4 (7.55%) Web Application Development
10 3 (5.66%) API Design
10 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.66%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (5.66%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (5.66%) Open Source
10 3 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (5.66%) Web Design
11 2 (3.77%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
3 17 (32.08%) Scala
4 13 (24.53%) Ruby
5 11 (20.75%) C#
6 10 (18.87%) SQL
7 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.89%) Google Apps Script
8 1 (1.89%) Groovy
8 1 (1.89%) Jython
8 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (32.08%) Puppet
2 10 (18.87%) Terraform
3 8 (15.09%) Ansible
4 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) Apigee
2 3 (5.66%) Google
2 3 (5.66%) webMethods
3 2 (3.77%) Informatica
4 1 (1.89%) CA
4 1 (1.89%) OpenText
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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