Period
to 26 April 2019

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 6 months to 26 April 2019 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
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 91 97
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6 -44
Contract jobs citing J2EE 9 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.88% 1.00% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.06% 3.22% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 11
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £436 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.71% +25.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £313 £440 £380
90th Percentile £548 £613 £500
North East median daily rate £436 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -12.71% +17.65% +25.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

J2EE 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 294 311 461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 28.85% 30.95% 35.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 233 316
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £393 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.65% +5.37% +6.43%
10th Percentile £305 £273 £300
90th Percentile £575 £535 £536
North East median daily rate £450 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +15.38% +9.86% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £44.25 £42.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.12% +372.22% -67.27%
10th Percentile £25.48 £18.45 £8.75
90th Percentile £47.93 £46.75 £9.25
North East median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £15.07
% change year-on-year +2.35% +182.11% -42.06%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

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 6 months to 26 April 2019.

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 6 months to 26 April 2019. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +16 9 £436 -12.71% 2
J2EE
North East

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Java EE
2 6 (66.67%) DevOps
3 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 5 (55.56%) GitHub
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) JSP
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (33.33%) EJB
4 3 (33.33%) Middleware
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) DB2
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) Puppet
4 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Subversion
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) GitLab

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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) nginx
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) GitHub
2 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) SSL
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) DB2
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) GitLab
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) Ant
2 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 2 (22.22%) Gatling
2 2 (22.22%) Grunt
2 2 (22.22%) gulp
2 2 (22.22%) IntelliJ
2 2 (22.22%) JUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) Sublime Text
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Scala Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Java EE
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) EJB
3 3 (33.33%) JSP
3 3 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) Gherkin
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) J2SE
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) Node.js
4 2 (22.22%) Play Framework
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) Servlets
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Lean Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Microservices
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Groovy
4 2 (22.22%) Haskell
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Grafana
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Kibana
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (11.11%) Prometheus
3 1 (11.11%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) webMethods