The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leeds region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 52 55 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing J2EE 28 26 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.59% 2.96% 3.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.87% 9.49% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 22
Average daily rate
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£350 £263 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £250 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £300 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
356 274 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.93% 31.21% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 163 248
Average daily rate £320 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £340 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £38.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.78% +111.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
J2EE
West Yorkshire

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014, 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 50 (89.29%) Java
2 27 (48.21%) Spring
3 26 (46.43%) jQuery
4 19 (33.93%) Hibernate
5 18 (32.14%) SQL
6 17 (30.36%) MVC
7 16 (28.57%) HTML
8 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 14 (25.00%) Oracle
8 14 (25.00%) XML
8 14 (25.00%) OO
8 14 (25.00%) TDD
9 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (23.21%) JSP
9 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
10 12 (21.43%) CSS
10 12 (21.43%) Finance
11 10 (17.86%) Web Services
11 10 (17.86%) JUnit
12 9 (16.07%) Spring MVC
12 9 (16.07%) JPA
12 9 (16.07%) REST
13 8 (14.29%) Tomcat
13 8 (14.29%) Java EE
13 8 (14.29%) Maven
14 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
14 7 (12.50%) ColdFusion
14 7 (12.50%) XSD
14 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
15 6 (10.71%) Struts

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 8 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 7 (12.50%) ColdFusion
3 4 (7.14%) IIS
4 2 (3.57%) Apache
4 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.79%) AquaLogic
5 1 (1.79%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.79%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.79%) Mule
5 1 (1.79%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (1.79%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.79%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) HTTP
2 2 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) Wireless
3 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.14%) MySQL
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.79%) Big Data
5 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) JUnit
2 8 (14.29%) Maven
3 6 (10.71%) Subversion
4 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.14%) NUnit
5 3 (5.36%) DbUnit
6 2 (3.57%) Selenium
7 1 (1.79%) Firebug
7 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Automotive
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (78.57%) Developer
2 36 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 15 (26.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (7.14%) Architect
4 4 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Consultant
5 3 (5.36%) Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.57%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Tester
6 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.79%) DBA
7 1 (1.79%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (1.79%) Programmer
7 1 (1.79%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (1.79%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (48.21%) Spring
2 26 (46.43%) jQuery
3 19 (33.93%) Hibernate
4 16 (28.57%) HTML
5 14 (25.00%) XML
6 13 (23.21%) JSP
7 12 (21.43%) CSS
8 10 (17.86%) Web Services
9 9 (16.07%) JPA
9 9 (16.07%) Spring MVC
9 9 (16.07%) REST
10 8 (14.29%) Java EE
11 7 (12.50%) XSD
12 6 (10.71%) Struts
13 5 (8.93%) JDBC
13 5 (8.93%) Spring Batch
14 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
14 4 (7.14%) CSS3
14 4 (7.14%) HTML5
14 4 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) VLE
2 1 (1.79%) Animation
2 1 (1.79%) iPhone
2 1 (1.79%) Open Source
2 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.79%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.79%) Android
2 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) MVC
2 14 (25.00%) TDD
2 14 (25.00%) OO
3 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.71%) Scrum
6 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.36%) Test Automation
6 3 (5.36%) BDD
6 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.36%) OOD
7 2 (3.57%) SOA
7 2 (3.57%) Migration
7 2 (3.57%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.57%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.57%) Web Design
7 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.79%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (89.29%) Java
2 18 (32.14%) SQL
3 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.57%) C++
5 2 (3.57%) PHP
5 2 (3.57%) C
5 2 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.79%) Scala
6 1 (1.79%) C#
6 1 (1.79%) VB
6 1 (1.79%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) JBoss
3 3 (5.36%) Perforce
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.57%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.57%) Business Objects