The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 33 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing J2EE 4 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 1.83% 1.19% 8.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.30% 3.85% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 7
Median daily rate £400 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £377
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +5.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £59.25 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-36.70% +68.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43 26 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 19.72% 30.95% 38.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 19
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £400 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the Belfast region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

J2EE
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Belfast region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Servlets
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) ATG
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) ATG
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle