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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 59 56 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Contract jobs citing J2EE 26 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.36% 2.39% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.48% 6.46% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 8
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £374 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.75 £31.70
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.46%
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
401 356 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 36.39% 36.93% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 252 117
Average daily rate £340 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (42.59%) Oracle
4 19 (35.19%) SQL
5 18 (33.33%) JUnit
5 18 (33.33%) Spring
6 17 (31.48%) jQuery
6 17 (31.48%) Hibernate
7 16 (29.63%) XML
8 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 15 (27.78%) PHP
8 15 (27.78%) Python
8 15 (27.78%) MVC
8 15 (27.78%) Subversion
8 15 (27.78%) TDD
9 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
10 12 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (22.22%) OO
11 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (18.52%) Ajax
13 9 (16.67%) JPA
13 9 (16.67%) REST
14 8 (14.81%) NoSQL
14 8 (14.81%) Splunk
14 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
14 8 (14.81%) Java EE
14 8 (14.81%) Maven
15 7 (12.96%) JMeter
15 7 (12.96%) Workflow
15 7 (12.96%) JRules

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 6 (11.11%) Apache ServiceMix
2 5 (9.26%) Apache
2 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.41%) Node.js
4 3 (5.56%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.70%) JBoss
5 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.70%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.85%) CMS
6 1 (1.85%) ATG Dynamo
6 1 (1.85%) IIS
6 1 (1.85%) Jetty
6 1 (1.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.85%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) Firewall
2 5 (9.26%) LDAP
3 3 (5.56%) HTTP
4 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) DNS
4 1 (1.85%) SSL
4 1 (1.85%) DHCP
4 1 (1.85%) FTP
4 1 (1.85%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 7 (12.96%) Pentaho
4 6 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.41%) Redis
5 4 (7.41%) Riak
6 1 (1.85%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.85%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) JUnit
2 15 (27.78%) Subversion
3 8 (14.81%) Maven
3 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
4 7 (12.96%) JMeter
4 7 (12.96%) DbUnit
5 6 (11.11%) QUnit
5 6 (11.11%) Ant
5 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.70%) Selenium
6 2 (3.70%) PVCS
6 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.85%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.85%) Gradle
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (62.96%) Developer
2 29 (53.70%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Programmer
8 2 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Java Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Java Programmer
8 2 (3.70%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Software Programmer
9 1 (1.85%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.33%) Spring
2 17 (31.48%) Hibernate
2 17 (31.48%) jQuery
3 16 (29.63%) XML
4 10 (18.52%) Ajax
5 9 (16.67%) JPA
5 9 (16.67%) REST
6 8 (14.81%) Java EE
7 7 (12.96%) ActiveMQ
7 7 (12.96%) JRules
7 7 (12.96%) HTML
7 7 (12.96%) Spring MVC
7 7 (12.96%) Drools
7 7 (12.96%) Mustache
7 7 (12.96%) Apache Camel
8 6 (11.11%) JSON
8 6 (11.11%) JSP
9 4 (7.41%) .NET
9 4 (7.41%) Web Services
10 3 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Smartcard
1 6 (11.11%) PKI
2 5 (9.26%) Open Source
2 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Linux
1 6 (11.11%) CentOS
2 4 (7.41%) UNIX
2 4 (7.41%) Solaris
3 1 (1.85%) AIX
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.78%) TDD
2 15 (27.78%) MVC
3 12 (22.22%) OO
4 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.96%) OOD
5 7 (12.96%) ITIL
5 7 (12.96%) Workflow
6 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 5 (9.26%) BDD
7 5 (9.26%) DevOps
8 4 (7.41%) Scrum
8 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (3.70%) PRINCE
10 2 (3.70%) Project Management
10 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (3.70%) Business Continuity
10 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (35.19%) SQL
3 15 (27.78%) Python
3 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 15 (27.78%) PHP
4 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
4 7 (12.96%) C#
5 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
5 5 (9.26%) Ruby
6 1 (1.85%) PHP5
6 1 (1.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.85%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Xen
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) OpenIDM
2 6 (11.11%) Puppet
3 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.56%) Graphite
4 2 (3.70%) OpenView
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Oracle
2 8 (14.81%) Splunk
3 7 (12.96%) Red Hat
4 6 (11.11%) Cisco
5 5 (9.26%) Sun
6 3 (5.56%) ATG
7 2 (3.70%) IBM
7 2 (3.70%) hybris
8 1 (1.85%) HP
8 1 (1.85%) BEA
8 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.85%) Vignette
8 1 (1.85%) Open Text
8 1 (1.85%) VMware
8 1 (1.85%) Google
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