Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 63 87
Rank change year-on-year -9 +24 -44
Contract jobs citing J2EE 20 28 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.06% 3.03% 2.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.31% 9.03% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 42
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £340 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% -2.02% -15.00%
10th Percentile £168 £306 £307
90th Percentile £698 £418 £413
North East median daily rate £325 £340 £347
% change year-on-year -4.41% -2.02% -16.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £36.00
North East median hourly rate - - £36.00

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 317 310 694
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 32.71% 33.59% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 218 494
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £285
90th Percentile £575 £550 £509
North East median daily rate £438 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +12.18% +11.43% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 12
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £45.00 £11.75 £34.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +282.98% -65.77% +27.14%
10th Percentile £32.75 £10.28 £26.65
90th Percentile £48.05 £13.83 £36.90
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year +60.71% -3.45% +42.86%

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018. 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 -5 20 £325 -4.41%
J2EE
North East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 19 (95.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) Linux
4 9 (45.00%) TDD
4 9 (45.00%) BDD
4 9 (45.00%) HTML
4 9 (45.00%) CSS
5 8 (40.00%) XML
5 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 8 (40.00%) Spring
5 8 (40.00%) DevOps
5 8 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (35.00%) Microservices
6 7 (35.00%) GitHub
6 7 (35.00%) JSON
6 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (30.00%) Unix
7 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
7 6 (30.00%) jQuery
7 6 (30.00%) Java EE
7 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
7 6 (30.00%) Open Source
7 6 (30.00%) HTML5
7 6 (30.00%) REST
7 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 5 (25.00%) Gherkin
8 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (25.00%) Analytics

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 4 (20.00%) Apache
1 4 (20.00%) JBoss
1 4 (20.00%) nginx
1 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) Confluence
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.00%) Liferay
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) GitHub
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
1 4 (20.00%) SSL
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (20.00%) DB2
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.00%) MySQL
4 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.00%) Big Data
6 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 5 (25.00%) JUnit
4 4 (20.00%) Ant
4 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (20.00%) Gatling
4 4 (20.00%) Grunt
4 4 (20.00%) gulp
4 4 (20.00%) IntelliJ
4 4 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (20.00%) Selenium
4 4 (20.00%) Sublime Text
5 3 (15.00%) GitLab
5 3 (15.00%) JIRA
5 3 (15.00%) Subversion
6 1 (5.00%) Maven
6 1 (5.00%) Mockito
6 1 (5.00%) Spock
6 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Architect
4 2 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Scala Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Solr Developer
5 1 (5.00%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) CSS
1 9 (45.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (40.00%) Spring
2 8 (40.00%) XML
3 7 (35.00%) JSON
4 6 (30.00%) HTML5
4 6 (30.00%) Java EE
4 6 (30.00%) jQuery
4 6 (30.00%) REST
5 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (25.00%) EJB
5 5 (25.00%) Gherkin
5 5 (25.00%) Node.js
5 5 (25.00%) Servlets
5 5 (25.00%) SOAP
6 4 (20.00%) J2SE
6 4 (20.00%) JDBC
6 4 (20.00%) JSP
6 4 (20.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Unix
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) BDD
2 9 (45.00%) TDD
3 8 (40.00%) DevOps
3 8 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (35.00%) Microservices
5 6 (30.00%) Open Source
6 5 (25.00%) Analytics
6 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (20.00%) Lean Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) OO
7 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (20.00%) Web Development
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (25.00%) Python
6 4 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (20.00%) Groovy
6 4 (20.00%) Haskell
6 4 (20.00%) Perl
6 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (20.00%) Ruby
6 4 (20.00%) Scala
7 1 (5.00%) Java 8
7 1 (5.00%) Korn
7 1 (5.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Grafana
1 5 (25.00%) Puppet
2 4 (20.00%) Kibana
3 1 (5.00%) Ansible
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Prometheus
3 1 (5.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Adobe
2 4 (20.00%) Google
2 4 (20.00%) webMethods
3 1 (5.00%) Solace