The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 39 17 32
Rank change year-on-year -22 +15  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 41 63 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.95% 9.04% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.22% 9.52% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 38 13
Median daily rate £350 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £295 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £475 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.12% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% +15.13%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 568 662 415
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 96.27% 94.98% 93.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 460 255
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £529 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 25
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £11.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% +31.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £11.83 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £21.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Tyne and Wear

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Tyne and Wear

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Tyne and Wear

Java Developer
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 Java Developer in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Tyne and Wear

Java Developer
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 Java Developer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 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 -22 39 £350 +12.00% 7
Sunderland +4 2 - - 1
Java Developer
North East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (57.14%) Spring
4 30 (53.57%) Microservices
5 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
5 29 (51.79%) Git (software)
6 26 (46.43%) Linux
7 25 (44.64%) TDD
8 24 (42.86%) MVC
9 22 (39.29%) Scala
10 20 (35.71%) Spring MVC
11 19 (33.93%) .NET
11 19 (33.93%) Play Framework
12 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET
12 18 (32.14%) Ruby
12 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (30.36%) Ruby on Rails
13 17 (30.36%) Unit Testing
13 17 (30.36%) HTML
14 16 (28.57%) C#
14 16 (28.57%) Cucumber
14 16 (28.57%) Puppet
14 16 (28.57%) MongoDB
14 16 (28.57%) DevOps
15 14 (25.00%) Automated Testing
15 14 (25.00%) Scrum
16 13 (23.21%) CSS
17 12 (21.43%) Hibernate
17 12 (21.43%) JIRA
18 11 (19.64%) REST

Java Developer Skill Set
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 10 (17.86%) Confluence
2 8 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.71%) JBoss
4 5 (8.93%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.36%) Apache
5 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.57%) Liferay
7 1 (1.79%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) GitHub
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.79%) G Suite
2 1 (1.79%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 11 (19.64%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (8.93%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.36%) Neo4j
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.79%) DocumentDB
6 1 (1.79%) MySQL
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (51.79%) Git (software)
2 16 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 12 (21.43%) JIRA
4 9 (16.07%) JUnit
5 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
6 5 (8.93%) Subversion
7 4 (7.14%) Maven
8 3 (5.36%) Ant
8 3 (5.36%) Eclipse
8 3 (5.36%) Gradle
8 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (3.57%) IntelliJ
9 2 (3.57%) Selenium
9 2 (3.57%) Vagrant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (57.14%) Spring
2 20 (35.71%) Spring MVC
3 19 (33.93%) .NET
3 19 (33.93%) Play Framework
4 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET
4 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (30.36%) HTML
5 17 (30.36%) Ruby on Rails
6 13 (23.21%) CSS
7 12 (21.43%) Hibernate
8 11 (19.64%) REST
8 11 (19.64%) XML
9 8 (14.29%) JSON
9 8 (14.29%) SOAP
10 7 (12.50%) J2EE
11 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
12 4 (7.14%) HTML5
12 4 (7.14%) JPA
12 4 (7.14%) RESTful
13 3 (5.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.57%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 26 (46.43%) Linux
2 10 (17.86%) Unix
3 4 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.79%) Windows
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (53.57%) Microservices
3 25 (44.64%) TDD
4 24 (42.86%) MVC
5 17 (30.36%) Unit Testing
6 16 (28.57%) DevOps
7 14 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 14 (25.00%) Scrum
8 8 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
9 5 (8.93%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (8.93%) Web Design
10 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.36%) API Design
11 3 (5.36%) BDD
11 3 (5.36%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (5.36%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (5.36%) Open Source
11 3 (5.36%) Web Development
12 2 (3.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
3 22 (39.29%) Scala
4 18 (32.14%) Ruby
5 16 (28.57%) C#
6 7 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (3.57%) Python
7 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.79%) C
8 1 (1.79%) Google Apps Script
8 1 (1.79%) Groovy
8 1 (1.79%) Jython
8 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.79%) VB
8 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 16 (28.57%) Puppet
2 10 (17.86%) Terraform
3 8 (14.29%) Ansible
4 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.79%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle
2 3 (5.36%) Google
3 2 (3.57%) Informatica
3 2 (3.57%) webMethods
4 1 (1.79%) Apigee
4 1 (1.79%) CA
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) OpenText
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