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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 87 31 46
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +15
Contract jobs citing J2EE 21 37 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.50% 4.68% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.02% 18.41% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 7
Median daily rate £400 £300 £266
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £390 £317
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £40.60 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-12.56% +12.00%
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
262 201 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.66% 25.41% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 125 88
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Median hourly rate £26.00 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.89% -55.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -58 20 £400 +33.33% 1
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 66 (98.51%) Java
2 42 (62.69%) Oracle
3 33 (49.25%) Linux
4 30 (44.78%) Windows
5 28 (41.79%) SSL
6 24 (35.82%) AIX
6 24 (35.82%) Solaris
6 24 (35.82%) WebLogic
6 24 (35.82%) Configuration Management
7 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
8 21 (31.34%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (31.34%) WebSphere
8 21 (31.34%) VMware
8 21 (31.34%) HTTP
8 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
9 20 (29.85%) TCP/IP
9 20 (29.85%) .NET
10 19 (28.36%) Unix
10 19 (28.36%) Oracle Database
11 17 (25.37%) Oracle Application Server
11 17 (25.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 17 (25.37%) Sun
11 17 (25.37%) WebSphere Application Server
12 16 (23.88%) Apache
12 16 (23.88%) Tomcat
12 16 (23.88%) SOA
12 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (23.88%) Jenkins
12 16 (23.88%) BPSS Clearance

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 (35.82%) WebLogic
2 21 (31.34%) WebSphere
3 17 (25.37%) Oracle Application Server
3 17 (25.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 17 (25.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 16 (23.88%) Apache
4 16 (23.88%) Tomcat
5 15 (22.39%) IIS
5 15 (22.39%) Jetty
5 15 (22.39%) nginx
6 11 (16.42%) MQSeries
6 11 (16.42%) Oracle 10gAS
7 10 (14.93%) PowerExchange
8 8 (11.94%) JBoss
9 7 (10.45%) iPlanet
10 6 (8.96%) Oracle Spatial
10 6 (8.96%) Tuxedo
11 4 (5.97%) AquaLogic
12 2 (2.99%) WebLogic Portal
13 1 (1.49%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) BusinessWorks
1 5 (7.46%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (5.97%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.99%) Google App Engine
1 2 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.49%) IaaS
2 1 (1.49%) PaaS
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (41.79%) SSL
2 21 (31.34%) HTTP
3 20 (29.85%) TCP/IP
4 15 (22.39%) FTP
5 13 (19.40%) DHCP
5 13 (19.40%) DNS
5 13 (19.40%) IPsec
6 11 (16.42%) Internet
7 7 (10.45%) BIG-IP
7 7 (10.45%) Firewall
8 6 (8.96%) SAN
9 4 (5.97%) LDAP
10 2 (2.99%) NAS
10 2 (2.99%) SSH
11 1 (1.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.36%) Oracle Database
2 12 (17.91%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (16.42%) PowerCenter
4 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (7.46%) Data Mining
5 5 (7.46%) DB2
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.49%) Big Data
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Jenkins
1 16 (23.88%) Travis CI
2 11 (16.42%) Log4j
3 7 (10.45%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.46%) Ant
4 5 (7.46%) StarTeam
5 4 (5.97%) JUnit
6 3 (4.48%) Maven
7 1 (1.49%) JMeter
7 1 (1.49%) Subversion
7 1 (1.49%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 6 (8.96%) Marketing
2 5 (7.46%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Electronics
3 1 (1.49%) Legal
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Developer
2 12 (17.91%) Architect
3 9 (13.43%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Java Architect
4 7 (10.45%) Scala Developer
5 5 (7.46%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Middleware Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) SOA Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Development Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Java Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Java Middleware Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Middleware Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.85%) .NET
2 14 (20.90%) Servlets
3 13 (19.40%) JSP
4 10 (14.93%) EJB
5 9 (13.43%) Middleware
6 8 (11.94%) SOAP
6 8 (11.94%) Web Services
7 7 (10.45%) IBM Integration Bus
8 6 (8.96%) Swing
8 6 (8.96%) XML
8 6 (8.96%) XSD
9 5 (7.46%) JDBC
9 5 (7.46%) TIBCO EMS
9 5 (7.46%) XSLT
10 4 (5.97%) Java EE
10 4 (5.97%) Play Framework
10 4 (5.97%) REST
10 4 (5.97%) Spring
11 3 (4.48%) jQuery
11 3 (4.48%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Clustering
3 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.99%) Grid Computing
4 2 (2.99%) HP Storage
4 2 (2.99%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) Social Media
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (49.25%) Linux
2 30 (44.78%) Windows
3 24 (35.82%) AIX
3 24 (35.82%) Solaris
4 19 (28.36%) Unix
5 7 (10.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (8.96%) OS/390
6 6 (8.96%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.99%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Configuration Management
2 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (23.88%) SOA
4 14 (20.90%) ITIL
5 13 (19.40%) Automated Testing
5 13 (19.40%) Unit Testing
6 11 (16.42%) DevOps
7 10 (14.93%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (14.93%) Migration
7 10 (14.93%) Web Operations
8 8 (11.94%) ITIL V3
8 8 (11.94%) Project Management
8 8 (11.94%) QMS
9 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (10.45%) CRM
9 7 (10.45%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (10.45%) Six Sigma
10 6 (8.96%) Open Source
10 6 (8.96%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 66 (98.51%) Java
2 12 (17.91%) C++
3 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.45%) Scala
5 6 (8.96%) C
5 6 (8.96%) Perl
6 5 (7.46%) Python
7 3 (4.48%) COBOL
8 1 (1.49%) C#
8 1 (1.49%) PHP
8 1 (1.49%) XPath
8 1 (1.49%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
2 16 (23.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.97%) BC Cleared
5 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) Disclosure Scotland
1 7 (10.45%) JSP 440
2 6 (8.96%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (31.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (20.90%) Xen
3 8 (11.94%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (10.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (5.97%) OpenView
3 3 (4.48%) Puppet
4 2 (2.99%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (2.99%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.99%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (62.69%) Oracle
2 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
2 21 (31.34%) VMware
3 17 (25.37%) Sun
4 15 (22.39%) Axway
5 14 (20.90%) Red Hat
6 12 (17.91%) Informatica
7 11 (16.42%) Genesys
8 8 (11.94%) SAP
9 7 (10.45%) BEA
9 7 (10.45%) Cisco
9 7 (10.45%) F5
9 7 (10.45%) IBM
10 6 (8.96%) Fujitsu
10 6 (8.96%) Siebel
11 5 (7.46%) HP
11 5 (7.46%) TIBCO
12 4 (5.97%) Cognos
12 4 (5.97%) Opsware
13 3 (4.48%) Micro Focus