The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 93 94 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Contract jobs citing Java EE 8 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.51% 0.075% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 0.22% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 14
Average daily rate £368 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.37% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £363 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £40.00 £106.38
% change year-on-year
-13.75% -62.39%
Java EE
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
578 451 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.00% 33.63% 39.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 290 343
Average daily rate £415 £355 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.90% +10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Java EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Java EE Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
3 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
4 5 (55.56%) Front End Development
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
6 1 (11.11%) JSF
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) Selenium
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) J2EE
6 1 (11.11%) EJB
6 1 (11.11%) JDBC
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) JMS
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) Mockito
6 1 (11.11%) Memory Management
6 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (11.11%) Node.js
6 1 (11.11%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) High Availability
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) JAX-WS
6 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Java EE 5

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Mockito
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Angular Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 6 (66.67%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) EJB
3 1 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) Java EE 5
3 1 (11.11%) JAX-WS
3 1 (11.11%) JDBC
3 1 (11.11%) JMS
3 1 (11.11%) JSF
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) Front End Development
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 1 (11.11%) Memory Management
4 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Scala