The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 90 52 49
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -3
Contract jobs citing J2EE 25 27 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.65% 2.91% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.28% 10.76% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 4
Median daily rate £500 £263 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
J2EE
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
302 251 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.97% 27.05% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 152 74
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 6 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.36% -55.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the North East region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in the North East

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the North East region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -49 21 £500 +90.47% 1
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 48 (96.00%) Java
2 29 (58.00%) Oracle
3 24 (48.00%) WebLogic
3 24 (48.00%) Unix
4 23 (46.00%) Security Cleared
5 22 (44.00%) Windows
6 20 (40.00%) ITIL
7 19 (38.00%) C++
7 19 (38.00%) AIX
7 19 (38.00%) Solaris
7 19 (38.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 17 (34.00%) MQSeries
8 17 (34.00%) SSL
8 17 (34.00%) Sun
9 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (30.00%) JSP
11 14 (28.00%) Linux
11 14 (28.00%) QMS
11 14 (28.00%) WebSphere
12 13 (26.00%) IBM Integration Bus
12 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
12 13 (26.00%) Configuration Management
13 12 (24.00%) IBM
13 12 (24.00%) OS/390
13 12 (24.00%) Middleware
13 12 (24.00%) Oracle Application Server
13 12 (24.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 12 (24.00%) Tuxedo
13 12 (24.00%) C
13 12 (24.00%) Perl

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (48.00%) WebLogic
2 17 (34.00%) MQSeries
3 14 (28.00%) WebSphere
4 12 (24.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 12 (24.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 12 (24.00%) Tuxedo
4 12 (24.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (20.00%) AquaLogic
6 7 (14.00%) iPlanet
6 7 (14.00%) JBoss
7 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (2.00%) Apache
8 1 (2.00%) CMS
8 1 (2.00%) IIS
8 1 (2.00%) Jetty
8 1 (2.00%) Mule
8 1 (2.00%) Mule ESB
8 1 (2.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 10 (20.00%) OpenText MBPM
2 5 (10.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) SSL
2 8 (16.00%) Internet
3 7 (14.00%) BIG-IP
3 7 (14.00%) Firewall
4 6 (12.00%) SAN
5 4 (8.00%) LDAP
6 3 (6.00%) FTP
6 3 (6.00%) HTTP
7 2 (4.00%) NAS
7 2 (4.00%) SSH
7 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.00%) DHCP
8 1 (2.00%) DNS
8 1 (2.00%) IPsec
8 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.00%) DB2
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.00%) Ant
2 5 (10.00%) StarTeam
3 3 (6.00%) Maven
4 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.00%) JUnit
5 1 (2.00%) Burp Suite
5 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.00%) JMeter
5 1 (2.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Architect
3 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Java Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Middleware Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Scala Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Chief Architect
8 2 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Junior
8 2 (4.00%) NoSQL Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Scrum Master
9 1 (2.00%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Junior Oracle Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) JSP
2 13 (26.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 12 (24.00%) Middleware
4 6 (12.00%) Java EE
4 6 (12.00%) JDBC
4 6 (12.00%) Swing
5 5 (10.00%) EJB
5 5 (10.00%) HTML
5 5 (10.00%) TIBCO EMS
6 4 (8.00%) HTML5
7 3 (6.00%) CSS
7 3 (6.00%) Play Framework
7 3 (6.00%) REST
7 3 (6.00%) XML
8 2 (4.00%) .NET
8 2 (4.00%) JMS
8 2 (4.00%) Servlets
8 2 (4.00%) SOAP
8 2 (4.00%) Web Services
8 2 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Clustering
2 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.00%) Grid Computing
3 2 (4.00%) HP Storage
3 2 (4.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) Unix
2 22 (44.00%) Windows
3 19 (38.00%) AIX
3 19 (38.00%) Solaris
4 14 (28.00%) Linux
5 12 (24.00%) OS/390
5 12 (24.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.00%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) ITIL
2 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.00%) QMS
4 13 (26.00%) Configuration Management
5 11 (22.00%) Problem Management
6 10 (20.00%) Change Management
6 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (20.00%) Migration
6 10 (20.00%) Release Management
6 10 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (20.00%) Security Management
6 10 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 8 (16.00%) ITIL V3
7 8 (16.00%) Project Management
7 8 (16.00%) SOA
8 7 (14.00%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (14.00%) Six Sigma
9 4 (8.00%) ArchiMate
9 4 (8.00%) Scrum
9 4 (8.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 48 (96.00%) Java
2 19 (38.00%) C++
3 12 (24.00%) C
3 12 (24.00%) Perl
4 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.00%) Python
6 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.00%) Scala
6 4 (8.00%) SQL
7 3 (6.00%) COBOL
8 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.00%) C#
9 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (38.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 12 (24.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.00%) BC Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) Degree
6 1 (2.00%) MCAD
6 1 (2.00%) MCSD
6 1 (2.00%) MCTS
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 7 (14.00%) JSP 440
2 6 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (14.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (8.00%) OpenView
3 3 (6.00%) Puppet
4 2 (4.00%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (4.00%) Data Guard
4 2 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Oracle
2 17 (34.00%) Sun
3 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (24.00%) Fujitsu
4 12 (24.00%) IBM
5 10 (20.00%) Axway
6 8 (16.00%) VMware
7 7 (14.00%) BEA
7 7 (14.00%) Cisco
7 7 (14.00%) F5
7 7 (14.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (10.00%) HP
8 5 (10.00%) TIBCO
9 4 (8.00%) Cognos
9 4 (8.00%) Opsware
10 3 (6.00%) Micro Focus
11 2 (4.00%) BMC
11 2 (4.00%) NetApp
11 2 (4.00%) Symantec
11 2 (4.00%) Veritas