Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 72 53
Rank change year-on-year +5 -19 +55
Contract jobs citing J2EE 4 23 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.57% 2.50% 4.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.03% 7.30% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 35
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £700 £317 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +120.82% -3.94% -5.71%
North East median daily rate £700 £317 £330
% change year-on-year +120.82% -3.94% -5.71%
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 197 315 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 27.86% 34.24% 33.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 223 194
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £272 £293
90th Percentile £523 £550 £500
North East median daily rate £431 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +7.75% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £22.50 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.06% -5.56% +59.29%
10th Percentile £20.72 £29.65 £16.50
90th Percentile £39.00 £46.75 £47.76
North East median hourly rate £22.50 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -47.06% -5.56% +60.71%

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 September 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 18 September 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 +9 4 £700 +120.82% 1
J2EE
North East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Travis CI
3 2 (50.00%) Mongrel
3 2 (50.00%) Jetty
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) nginx
3 2 (50.00%) AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Xen
4 1 (25.00%) Degree

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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Jetty
1 2 (50.00%) Mongrel
1 2 (50.00%) nginx
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (25.00%) Azure
2 1 (25.00%) BrowserStack
2 1 (25.00%) GCP
2 1 (25.00%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) IPsec
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Travis CI
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (25.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Site Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (25.00%) EJB
2 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) API Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SDET
3 1 (25.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Kibana
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle