The median contractor rate for a Senior Java Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 26 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.

Senior Java Developer
England / North East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 122 -
Rank change year-on-year +67 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.18% 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -6.61% +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £49.50

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 534 1429 786
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 93.85% 89.20% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 882 473
Median daily rate £350 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -9.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 82 80
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 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £18.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in the North East

Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in the North East.

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

Senior 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 Senior Java Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 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 +72 1 £350 -30.00%
Senior Java Developer
England

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices

Senior 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PMP