The table below looks at the statistics for the J2EE Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
J2EE Developer
Rank 73 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.097% - 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% - 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Average daily rate
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£325 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £388 £328
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +18.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
J2EE Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
962 855 1088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 92.86% 94.27% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 460 635
Average daily rate £325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £175 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 41 32
Average hourly rate £13.20 £29.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.87% +95.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.97 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE Developer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

J2EE Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE Developer across the Leeds region.

J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

J2EE Developer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DbUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Batch

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) DbUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Batch
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared