The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills 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 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 76 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -5
Contract jobs citing J2EE 23 39 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.69% 3.20% 3.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 8.46% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 13
Average daily rate
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£319 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% +40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £36.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +9.84%
J2EE
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
437 461 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.20% 37.88% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 334 160
Average daily rate £350 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -60.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 49 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (73.47%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (36.73%) Oracle
5 17 (34.69%) Apache
5 17 (34.69%) WebSphere
6 16 (32.65%) Linux
7 15 (30.61%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
8 14 (28.57%) SQL
8 14 (28.57%) .NET
8 14 (28.57%) Tomcat
8 14 (28.57%) Configuration Management
9 13 (26.53%) Spring
9 13 (26.53%) HTTP
9 13 (26.53%) Servlets
10 12 (24.49%) IIS
10 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
10 12 (24.49%) DNS
10 12 (24.49%) DHCP
10 12 (24.49%) FTP
10 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
10 12 (24.49%) Xen
10 12 (24.49%) Google
10 12 (24.49%) IPsec
10 12 (24.49%) VMware
10 12 (24.49%) Google Cloud Platform
10 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
10 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (24.49%) Jetty

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 17 (34.69%) Apache
1 17 (34.69%) WebSphere
2 14 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 12 (24.49%) IIS
3 12 (24.49%) Jetty
3 12 (24.49%) nginx
4 3 (6.12%) JBoss
5 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (2.04%) CMS
6 1 (2.04%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (30.61%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (24.49%) Google Cloud Platform
2 12 (24.49%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (24.49%) Google App Engine
2 12 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) HTTP
2 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
2 12 (24.49%) DNS
2 12 (24.49%) DHCP
2 12 (24.49%) FTP
2 12 (24.49%) IPsec
3 11 (22.45%) SSL
4 5 (10.20%) LDAP
5 2 (4.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) MySQL
1 6 (12.24%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
2 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.08%) DB2
3 2 (4.08%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.04%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
2 10 (20.41%) JUnit
3 8 (16.33%) Subversion
4 7 (14.29%) Maven
5 6 (12.24%) Ant
6 4 (8.16%) DbUnit
7 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
7 3 (6.12%) JMeter
8 2 (4.08%) PVCS
8 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
8 2 (4.08%) QUnit
9 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.04%) Hudson
9 1 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
9 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Developer
2 24 (48.98%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Java Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.12%) Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Web Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Build and Release Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Agile Coach
7 1 (2.04%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) .NET
2 13 (26.53%) Spring
2 13 (26.53%) Servlets
3 11 (22.45%) XML
4 8 (16.33%) jQuery
5 6 (12.24%) HTML
5 6 (12.24%) JSP
6 5 (10.20%) CSS
6 5 (10.20%) Hibernate
7 4 (8.16%) Ajax
7 4 (8.16%) Java EE
7 4 (8.16%) Web Services
7 4 (8.16%) REST
8 3 (6.12%) JPA
8 3 (6.12%) XSL
8 3 (6.12%) XHTML
9 2 (4.08%) JSON
9 2 (4.08%) Spring MVC
9 2 (4.08%) Symfony
9 2 (4.08%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Open Source
2 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.20%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.08%) PKI
4 2 (4.08%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) UNIX
3 2 (4.08%) CentOS
4 1 (2.04%) Windows
4 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (73.47%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 10 (20.41%) TDD
5 8 (16.33%) Automated Testing
5 8 (16.33%) ITIL
5 8 (16.33%) Unit Testing
6 7 (14.29%) DevOps
6 7 (14.29%) OO
6 7 (14.29%) MVC
6 7 (14.29%) Scrum
7 4 (8.16%) OOD
7 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.16%) BDD
8 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.08%) Project Management
8 2 (4.08%) Workflow
8 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.08%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.08%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (28.57%) SQL
3 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.16%) Python
6 4 (8.16%) PHP
7 2 (4.08%) PHP5
7 2 (4.08%) C#
7 2 (4.08%) Scala
8 1 (2.04%) Groovy
8 1 (2.04%) Perl
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) Xen
1 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Puppet
2 6 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.08%) OpenView
3 2 (4.08%) OpenIDM
4 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Oracle
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.49%) Google
2 12 (24.49%) VMware
3 5 (10.20%) Splunk
3 5 (10.20%) Sun
4 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.08%) Adobe
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco
4 2 (4.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) hybris
5 1 (2.04%) Vignette
5 1 (2.04%) BEA
5 1 (2.04%) ATG
5 1 (2.04%) OpenText
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