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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 69 68 68
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Java EE 5 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.50% 0.79% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 2.41% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
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
304 290 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 30.43% 32.73% 33.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 199 227
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £213 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 23 September 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (45.45%) Spring
3 10 (45.45%) Tomcat
4 9 (40.91%) Maven
4 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
5 8 (36.36%) Hibernate
5 8 (36.36%) J2EE
6 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
6 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (27.27%) OO
8 5 (22.73%) Web Services
8 5 (22.73%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (18.18%) JBoss
9 4 (18.18%) Oracle
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
9 4 (18.18%) jQuery
10 3 (13.64%) Open Source
10 3 (13.64%) IIS
10 3 (13.64%) CSS
10 3 (13.64%) UNIX
10 3 (13.64%) HTML
10 3 (13.64%) Apache
10 3 (13.64%) SQL
10 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
10 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
10 3 (13.64%) Ajax
10 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
10 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 10 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
3 3 (13.64%) IIS
3 3 (13.64%) Apache
3 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Mule
4 1 (4.55%) Apache ServiceMix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Maven
2 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
3 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 1 (4.55%) Automotive
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
1 12 (54.55%) Java Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Java Software Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Data Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) SOA Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Spring
2 8 (36.36%) J2EE
2 8 (36.36%) Hibernate
3 5 (22.73%) Web Services
4 4 (18.18%) jQuery
5 3 (13.64%) Ajax
5 3 (13.64%) JSON
5 3 (13.64%) CSS
5 3 (13.64%) HTML
6 2 (9.09%) JSP
6 2 (9.09%) Dojo
6 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
7 1 (4.55%) JBoss Seam
7 1 (4.55%) Struts2
7 1 (4.55%) Apache Camel
7 1 (4.55%) Struts
7 1 (4.55%) XML
7 1 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.64%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) Solaris
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
3 6 (27.27%) OO
4 5 (22.73%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) SOA
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) MVC
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) UML
7 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
1 4 (18.18%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
2 2 (9.09%) ATG
2 2 (9.09%) hybris