The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 12 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing J2EE 17 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 12.59% 5.19% 4.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.29% 14.29% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 6
Average daily rate
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£319 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 - £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
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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
73 28 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 54.07% 36.36% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 12 14
Average daily rate £300 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE.

1 20 (90.91%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) UNIX
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) Finance
4 8 (36.36%) Oracle
5 7 (31.82%) Banking
5 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
6 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (22.73%) Investment Banking
6 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
7 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
7 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
8 3 (13.64%) Credit Risk
8 3 (13.64%) Spring
8 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
8 3 (13.64%) Sybase
8 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
9 2 (9.09%) JSP
9 2 (9.09%) Servlets
9 2 (9.09%) Struts
9 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (9.09%) Migration
9 2 (9.09%) Oracle ADF
9 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
9 2 (9.09%) jQuery
9 2 (9.09%) Struts2
10 1 (4.55%) REST
10 1 (4.55%) ETRM
10 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Banking
3 5 (22.73%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Applications Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Applications Support
4 4 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Spring
1 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
2 2 (9.09%) JSP
2 2 (9.09%) Servlets
2 2 (9.09%) Struts
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (9.09%) jQuery
2 2 (9.09%) Struts2
3 1 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) Java EE
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.64%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.55%) Solaris
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
2 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) ETRM
3 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.55%) People Management
3 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.55%) OO
3 1 (4.55%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Sybase
3 1 (4.55%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.55%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
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