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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 71 44 42
Rank change year-on-year -27 -2  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 9 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.55% 3.30% 2.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.81% 10.50% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 9
Median daily rate £385 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.46% +8.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £376
% change year-on-year +15.38% +3.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year -12.28% +15.54%  

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 236 219 135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 40.55% 31.42% 29.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 152 85
Median daily rate £383 £350 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.28% +11.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 March 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 -20 9 £385 +25.20% 1
J2EE
North East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 22 (78.57%) Unix
2 19 (67.86%) Oracle
3 18 (64.29%) WebLogic
4 17 (60.71%) JBoss
4 17 (60.71%) Apache
4 17 (60.71%) Tomcat
5 16 (57.14%) Java
6 14 (50.00%) Linux
6 14 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 14 (50.00%) High Availability
7 13 (46.43%) Sun
7 13 (46.43%) Oracle Application Server
8 12 (42.86%) Load Balancing
8 12 (42.86%) Clustering
8 12 (42.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 12 (42.86%) Firewall
8 12 (42.86%) Veritas
8 12 (42.86%) iPlanet
8 12 (42.86%) Cisco
8 12 (42.86%) ITIL
8 12 (42.86%) F5
9 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
9 9 (32.14%) Open Source
9 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
10 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
10 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (25.00%) Puppet
11 7 (25.00%) Windows
12 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
12 6 (21.43%) JUnit

J2EE
Top Related 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 18 (64.29%) WebLogic
2 17 (60.71%) Apache
2 17 (60.71%) JBoss
2 17 (60.71%) Tomcat
3 13 (46.43%) Oracle Application Server
4 12 (42.86%) iPlanet
5 6 (21.43%) WebSphere
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (7.14%) IIS
8 2 (7.14%) Jetty
8 2 (7.14%) Mongrel
8 2 (7.14%) nginx
8 2 (7.14%) SAS
9 1 (3.57%) AquaLogic
9 1 (3.57%) MQSeries
9 1 (3.57%) Tuxedo
9 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) Google App Engine
1 3 (10.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (7.14%) IaaS
2 2 (7.14%) PaaS
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
3 1 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (3.57%) G Suite
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (42.86%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) Internet
4 3 (10.71%) SSL
5 2 (7.14%) DHCP
5 2 (7.14%) DNS
5 2 (7.14%) FTP
5 2 (7.14%) HTTP
5 2 (7.14%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (3.57%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) JUnit
2 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) Ant
3 3 (10.71%) Gradle
3 3 (10.71%) Maven
3 3 (10.71%) Subversion
3 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 2 (7.14%) IntelliJ
4 2 (7.14%) Selenium
4 2 (7.14%) Travis CI
5 1 (3.57%) jMock
5 1 (3.57%) Mockito
General
1 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Scala Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Solaris Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Scala Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Project Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Android Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.57%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (3.57%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Support Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
1 6 (21.43%) Spring
2 5 (17.86%) REST
3 4 (14.29%) HTML
3 4 (14.29%) XML
4 3 (10.71%) CSS
4 3 (10.71%) EJB
4 3 (10.71%) JPA
4 3 (10.71%) SOAP
4 3 (10.71%) Spring Boot
5 2 (7.14%) .NET
5 2 (7.14%) HTML5
5 2 (7.14%) J2SE
5 2 (7.14%) JDBC
5 2 (7.14%) JSF
5 2 (7.14%) JSON
5 2 (7.14%) Play Framework
5 2 (7.14%) Servlets
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (3.57%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Web 2.0
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Unix
2 14 (50.00%) Linux
3 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (17.86%) Solaris
6 4 (14.29%) AIX
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000
7 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.57%) Android
8 1 (3.57%) HPUX
8 1 (3.57%) OS/390
8 1 (3.57%) SUSE
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) High Availability
2 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 12 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 9 (32.14%) Open Source
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.86%) SOA
6 4 (14.29%) DevOps
6 4 (14.29%) Microservices
6 4 (14.29%) SDLC
7 3 (10.71%) API Design
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (10.71%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.14%) Data Management
8 2 (7.14%) ITSM
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
8 2 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) Scala
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Google Apps Script
5 1 (3.57%) Groovy
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (10.71%) Docker
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Xen
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Puppet
2 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Oracle
2 13 (46.43%) Sun
3 12 (42.86%) Cisco
3 12 (42.86%) F5
3 12 (42.86%) Veritas
4 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.71%) Google
5 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.71%) VMware
6 2 (7.14%) Informatica
6 2 (7.14%) webMethods
7 1 (3.57%) Apigee
7 1 (3.57%) Axway
7 1 (3.57%) CA
7 1 (3.57%) IBM
7 1 (3.57%) PlateSpin
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