The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 28 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.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 57 45
Rank change year-on-year -17 -12  
Contract jobs citing Java EE 6 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.03% 1.71% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.58% 5.61% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £340 £310 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% -31.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £423 £413
% change year-on-year -5.32% +2.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Java EE 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 233 214 139
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 39.97% 30.57% 29.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 148 87
Median daily rate £383 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.28% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £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 £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Java EE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Tyne and Wear

Java EE
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 EE in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in Tyne and Wear

Java EE
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 EE within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 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 4 £340 +9.67% 2
Sunderland - 2 - -
Java EE
North East

Java EE
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) GIS
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) UML
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) Use Case
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (50.00%) SignalR
4 3 (50.00%) User Stories
4 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (50.00%) GeoServer
5 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (33.33%) CSS3

Java EE
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 (50.00%) GeoServer
2 2 (33.33%) NServiceBus
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) SignalR
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (50.00%) Use Case
3 3 (50.00%) User Stories
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft