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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England / North East
Rank 86 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +6
Contract jobs citing J2EE 10 43 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.00% 4.82% 2.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.51% 16.35% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 29 17
Median daily rate £400 £417 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.96% +28.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £533 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £59.25 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-36.70% +68.44%

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
285 263 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 28.50% 29.48% 24.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 160 120
Median daily rate £370 £373 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.67% +12.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -52 9 £400 -2.02% 1
Northumberland - 1 - -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 40 (64.52%) Oracle
2 39 (62.90%) Unix
3 35 (56.45%) Linux
4 34 (54.84%) Java
4 34 (54.84%) Apache
4 34 (54.84%) Tomcat
4 34 (54.84%) TCP/IP
5 33 (53.23%) Sun
5 33 (53.23%) WebLogic
6 32 (51.61%) Oracle Application Server
7 30 (48.39%) High Availability
8 29 (46.77%) Clustering
8 29 (46.77%) ITIL
9 28 (45.16%) Cisco
9 28 (45.16%) iPlanet
9 28 (45.16%) Firewall
9 28 (45.16%) F5
9 28 (45.16%) Load Balancing
10 27 (43.55%) JBoss
11 26 (41.94%) Veritas
11 26 (41.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 25 (40.32%) Security Cleared
13 22 (35.48%) Solaris
14 21 (33.87%) Red Hat
15 19 (30.65%) SC Cleared
16 17 (27.42%) AIX
17 15 (24.19%) Struts
17 15 (24.19%) Node.js
18 13 (20.97%) Windows
19 11 (17.74%) SSL

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 34 (54.84%) Apache
1 34 (54.84%) Tomcat
2 33 (53.23%) WebLogic
3 32 (51.61%) Oracle Application Server
4 28 (45.16%) iPlanet
5 27 (43.55%) JBoss
6 11 (17.74%) WebSphere
7 7 (11.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 6 (9.68%) IIS
8 6 (9.68%) Jetty
8 6 (9.68%) Mongrel
8 6 (9.68%) nginx
9 5 (8.06%) AquaLogic
9 5 (8.06%) MQSeries
9 5 (8.06%) Tuxedo
9 5 (8.06%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (3.23%) SAS
12 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
12 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (9.68%) Google App Engine
1 6 (9.68%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (6.45%) IaaS
2 4 (6.45%) PaaS
2 4 (6.45%) SaaS
3 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.23%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 34 (54.84%) TCP/IP
2 28 (45.16%) Firewall
3 11 (17.74%) SSL
4 6 (9.68%) DHCP
4 6 (9.68%) DNS
4 6 (9.68%) FTP
4 6 (9.68%) HTTP
4 6 (9.68%) IPsec
5 3 (4.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (3.23%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (1.61%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.61%) OrientDB
5 1 (1.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.68%) Travis CI
3 4 (6.45%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) GitLab
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) Protractor
4 1 (1.61%) Subversion
4 1 (1.61%) webpack
General
1 1 (1.61%) Law
1 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Developer
2 10 (16.13%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.52%) Administrator
3 9 (14.52%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (11.29%) Node.js Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Solaris Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Unix Administrator
6 6 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.06%) Project Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (4.84%) Scala Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Unix Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support
9 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) J2EE Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) Node.js
1 15 (24.19%) Struts
2 7 (11.29%) CSS
2 7 (11.29%) EJB
3 6 (9.68%) .NET
3 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
3 6 (9.68%) HTML
3 6 (9.68%) Servlets
4 5 (8.06%) IBM Integration Bus
4 5 (8.06%) jQuery
4 5 (8.06%) Middleware
5 4 (6.45%) Backbone.js
5 4 (6.45%) CSS3
5 4 (6.45%) HTML5
5 4 (6.45%) LESS
5 4 (6.45%) React
5 4 (6.45%) Sass
6 3 (4.84%) Spring
7 2 (3.23%) JSON
7 2 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.77%) Clustering
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (62.90%) Unix
2 35 (56.45%) Linux
3 22 (35.48%) Solaris
4 17 (27.42%) AIX
5 13 (20.97%) Windows
6 11 (17.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (16.13%) HPUX
7 10 (16.13%) SUSE
8 8 (12.90%) Windows Server
9 5 (8.06%) OS/390
10 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (3.23%) Windows 2000
11 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) High Availability
2 29 (46.77%) ITIL
3 28 (45.16%) Load Balancing
4 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (16.13%) Configuration Management
6 9 (14.52%) Front End Development
6 9 (14.52%) Open Source
7 7 (11.29%) Change Management
7 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.68%) DevOps
8 6 (9.68%) Problem Management
9 5 (8.06%) Data Management
9 5 (8.06%) Microservices
9 5 (8.06%) OO
9 5 (8.06%) Release Management
9 5 (8.06%) TDD
10 4 (6.45%) SDLC
10 4 (6.45%) Security Management
10 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
10 4 (6.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) Java
2 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.68%) C++
4 5 (8.06%) C
4 5 (8.06%) Perl
5 3 (4.84%) Scala
5 3 (4.84%) SQL
6 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.61%) Python
6 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (40.32%) Security Cleared
2 19 (30.65%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.84%) MCSA
4 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.61%) Degree
5 1 (1.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (41.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.68%) Xen
4 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.84%) vSphere
5 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (64.52%) Oracle
2 33 (53.23%) Sun
3 28 (45.16%) Cisco
3 28 (45.16%) F5
4 26 (41.94%) Veritas
5 21 (33.87%) Red Hat
6 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
7 7 (11.29%) Google
7 7 (11.29%) VMware
8 5 (8.06%) Axway
8 5 (8.06%) IBM
9 4 (6.45%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.61%) HP
10 1 (1.61%) PlateSpin
10 1 (1.61%) Siebel