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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 76 45 53
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +8
Contract jobs citing J2EE 25 37 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.59% 3.21% 3.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.95% 9.07% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 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 £375 £374
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £34.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+17.68% -4.16%
J2EE
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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
420 408 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.79% 35.45% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 290 166
Average daily rate £330 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £235 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 10
Average hourly rate £37.50 £13.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.46% -65.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.00 £43.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 46 (97.87%) Java
2 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (44.68%) Apache
4 19 (40.43%) Linux
5 18 (38.30%) Tomcat
5 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (34.04%) WebSphere
6 16 (34.04%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (34.04%) Jenkins
7 15 (31.91%) VMware
7 15 (31.91%) Configuration Management
7 15 (31.91%) Oracle
7 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (29.79%) Servlets
9 13 (27.66%) .NET
9 13 (27.66%) HTTP
9 13 (27.66%) Spring
10 12 (25.53%) Google
10 12 (25.53%) IPsec
10 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
10 12 (25.53%) DNS
10 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
10 12 (25.53%) DHCP
10 12 (25.53%) FTP
10 12 (25.53%) SQL
10 12 (25.53%) IIS
10 12 (25.53%) nginx
10 12 (25.53%) Xen
10 12 (25.53%) Jetty
10 12 (25.53%) Amazon EC2

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 21 (44.68%) Apache
2 18 (38.30%) Tomcat
3 16 (34.04%) WebSphere
4 12 (25.53%) Jetty
4 12 (25.53%) nginx
4 12 (25.53%) IIS
5 6 (12.77%) JBoss
5 6 (12.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Node.js
7 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.13%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (2.13%) CMS
8 1 (2.13%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.04%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (25.53%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (25.53%) Google App Engine
2 12 (25.53%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (25.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) HTTP
2 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
2 12 (25.53%) DNS
2 12 (25.53%) DHCP
2 12 (25.53%) FTP
2 12 (25.53%) IPsec
3 11 (23.40%) SSL
4 6 (12.77%) LDAP
5 3 (6.38%) WAN
6 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) NoSQL
2 6 (12.77%) MySQL
3 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) DB2
5 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.13%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.13%) Big Data
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Jenkins
2 10 (21.28%) Maven
3 7 (14.89%) Ant
4 5 (10.64%) JUnit
4 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
5 4 (8.51%) Subversion
6 2 (4.26%) JMeter
6 2 (4.26%) PVCS
7 1 (2.13%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.13%) Selenium
7 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.13%) DbUnit
7 1 (2.13%) Hudson
7 1 (2.13%) QUnit
7 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) Publishing
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Billing
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.51%) Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Java Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Web Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Functional Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Release Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) Servlets
2 13 (27.66%) .NET
2 13 (27.66%) Spring
3 10 (21.28%) jQuery
4 9 (19.15%) HTML
5 7 (14.89%) XML
5 7 (14.89%) CSS
6 5 (10.64%) JSP
6 5 (10.64%) Web Services
7 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
7 4 (8.51%) Java EE
8 3 (6.38%) Spring MVC
8 3 (6.38%) Ajax
8 3 (6.38%) HTML5
8 3 (6.38%) OSGi
8 3 (6.38%) XHTML
8 3 (6.38%) XSL
9 2 (4.26%) REST
9 2 (4.26%) CSS3
9 2 (4.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) Cryptography
3 3 (6.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.13%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.13%) PKI
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) UNIX
3 4 (8.51%) Windows
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Solaris
5 1 (2.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (31.91%) Configuration Management
4 9 (19.15%) TDD
4 9 (19.15%) DevOps
5 8 (17.02%) Automated Testing
5 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
6 7 (14.89%) Open Source
6 7 (14.89%) ITIL
6 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
6 7 (14.89%) Scrum
7 6 (12.77%) MVC
8 4 (8.51%) OO
9 3 (6.38%) BDD
10 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
10 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.26%) Mobile Development
10 2 (4.26%) SOA
10 2 (4.26%) Content Management
10 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 46 (97.87%) Java
2 12 (25.53%) SQL
3 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.02%) PL/SQL
5 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.38%) PHP
7 2 (4.26%) Python
7 2 (4.26%) PHP5
8 1 (2.13%) Groovy
8 1 (2.13%) Scala
8 1 (2.13%) XPath
8 1 (2.13%) C#
8 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ISEB
4 1 (2.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (25.53%) Xen
3 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) Puppet
2 9 (19.15%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.26%) OpenView
4 1 (2.13%) Nagios
4 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.13%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Oracle
1 15 (31.91%) VMware
2 12 (25.53%) Google
2 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.77%) Sun
4 5 (10.64%) Adobe
5 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.51%) Splunk
6 2 (4.26%) IBM
7 1 (2.13%) hybris
7 1 (2.13%) ATG
7 1 (2.13%) OpenText
7 1 (2.13%) BEA
7 1 (2.13%) Vignette
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco
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