Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 17 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
England > North East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 167 97
Rank change year-on-year +72 -70 -19
Contract jobs citing Java EE 7 2 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.57% 0.072% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 0.27% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 16
North East median daily rate £380 - £369
10th Percentile £375 - £328
90th Percentile £385 - £448
England median daily rate £490 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +16.13% -3.13% -23.81%

Java EE 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 the North East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 338 733 560
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 27.48% 26.27% 27.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 498 364
North East median daily rate £400 £357 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.03% -10.74% +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £534 £500 £559
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 25 12
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £17.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% +58.78% -41.22%
10th Percentile £19.75 £18.64 £16.16
90th Percentile £47.73 £36.60 £26.95
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Java EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in the North East

Java EE
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 EE in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in the North East

Java EE
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 EE within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 - 5 - -
Durham - 2 £380 -
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 North East region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) SOA
5 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (42.86%) RESTful
5 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
5 3 (42.86%) Java SE
5 3 (42.86%) BDD
5 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 3 (42.86%) Microservices
5 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
5 3 (42.86%) CQRS
6 2 (28.57%) Sass
6 2 (28.57%) GeoServer
6 2 (28.57%) OpenLayers
6 2 (28.57%) Apigee
6 2 (28.57%) SDLC
6 2 (28.57%) Node.js
6 2 (28.57%) PhoneGap
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (28.57%) SignalR
6 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (28.57%) User Stories
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development

Java EE
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 2 (28.57%) GeoServer
2 1 (14.29%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (28.57%) GIS
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Agile Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (28.57%) HTML Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 2 (28.57%) UI Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) Java SE
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Node.js
4 2 (28.57%) OpenLayers
4 2 (28.57%) PhoneGap
4 2 (28.57%) Sass
4 2 (28.57%) SignalR
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (14.29%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) CQRS
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) Microservices
3 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Use Case
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Apigee
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft