The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 27 June 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 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 98 35
Rank change year-on-year +66 -63  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 15 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.92% 1.54% 3.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.15% 7.67% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 13
Median daily rate £341 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.13% +36.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £528 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £40.60
% change year-on-year -8.57% -13.79%  

J2EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 106 287 155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 27.68% 20.03% 24.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 181 101
Median daily rate £450 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 1
Median hourly rate £46.42 £28.00 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.76% +78.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing J2EE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Tyne and Wear

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing J2EE in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Tyne and Wear

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Tyne and Wear

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Tyne and Wear

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +66 15 £341 -9.13% 6
J2EE
North East

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 19 (79.17%) WebLogic
1 19 (79.17%) JBoss
2 18 (75.00%) Unix
3 17 (70.83%) Apache
4 16 (66.67%) Tomcat
5 14 (58.33%) Oracle
6 13 (54.17%) AIX
6 13 (54.17%) HPUX
6 13 (54.17%) Solaris
6 13 (54.17%) Linux
6 13 (54.17%) Sun
6 13 (54.17%) Red Hat
6 13 (54.17%) iPlanet
6 13 (54.17%) SUSE
6 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
7 12 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 12 (50.00%) High Availability
7 12 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
7 12 (50.00%) Load Balancing
7 12 (50.00%) Clustering
7 12 (50.00%) Firewall
7 12 (50.00%) Veritas
7 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 12 (50.00%) Cisco
7 12 (50.00%) F5
8 11 (45.83%) Java
8 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
9 10 (41.67%) ITIL
10 8 (33.33%) JUnit
10 8 (33.33%) Hibernate

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 19 (79.17%) JBoss
1 19 (79.17%) WebLogic
2 17 (70.83%) Apache
3 16 (66.67%) Tomcat
4 13 (54.17%) iPlanet
5 12 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (12.50%) MQSeries
6 3 (12.50%) OpenStack
6 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 3 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (4.17%) G Suite
1 1 (4.17%) Google App Engine
1 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) Firewall
1 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (12.50%) DNS
3 3 (12.50%) FCoE
3 3 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 3 (12.50%) LDAP
3 3 (12.50%) NAS
4 2 (8.33%) VLAN
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) DocumentDB
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) JUnit
2 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.50%) Ant
3 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 3 (12.50%) Gradle
3 3 (12.50%) IntelliJ
3 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.50%) Maven
3 3 (12.50%) Selenium
3 3 (12.50%) Subversion
3 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.33%) jMock
4 2 (8.33%) Mockito
General
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Administrator
3 6 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
4 5 (20.83%) Unix Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) AIX Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Java Scala Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Scala Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Android Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Project Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Unix Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Informatica Developer
7 1 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 8 (33.33%) Spring
2 6 (25.00%) REST
3 5 (20.83%) HTML
3 5 (20.83%) SOAP
3 5 (20.83%) XML
4 3 (12.50%) CSS
4 3 (12.50%) EJB
4 3 (12.50%) HTML5
4 3 (12.50%) J2SE
4 3 (12.50%) JPA
4 3 (12.50%) JSON
4 3 (12.50%) Play Framework
4 3 (12.50%) Spring Boot
5 2 (8.33%) JDBC
5 2 (8.33%) JSF
5 2 (8.33%) Spring MVC
5 2 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (4.17%) OAuth2
6 1 (4.17%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Grid Computing
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.33%) Web 2.0
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Unix
2 13 (54.17%) AIX
2 13 (54.17%) HPUX
2 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Solaris
2 13 (54.17%) SUSE
3 4 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) High Availability
1 12 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (41.67%) ITIL
3 6 (25.00%) Open Source
4 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Microservices
6 3 (12.50%) API Design
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (12.50%) SOA
7 2 (8.33%) Android Development
7 2 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (8.33%) MVC
7 2 (8.33%) Open Source Development
7 2 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 4 (16.67%) Scala
4 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (12.50%) C-shell
5 3 (12.50%) Korn
5 3 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (4.17%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (4.17%) Groovy
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Docker
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.67%) KVM
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (12.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.50%) OpenView
2 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 13 (54.17%) Red Hat
2 13 (54.17%) Sun
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco
3 12 (50.00%) F5
3 12 (50.00%) Veritas
4 5 (20.83%) HP
5 4 (16.67%) PlateSpin
5 4 (16.67%) VMware
6 3 (12.50%) Cognos
6 3 (12.50%) Opsware
6 3 (12.50%) webMethods
7 2 (8.33%) Informatica
8 1 (4.17%) Apigee
8 1 (4.17%) CA
8 1 (4.17%) Google
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £445.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
IQUO
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