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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 35 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Contract jobs citing J2EE 4 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 1.75% 1.94% 6.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.41% 5.26% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Median daily rate £400 - £178
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +73.61%

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
54 38 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 23.68% 36.89% 40.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 17
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

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 February 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