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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 59 52 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Contract jobs citing J2EE 27 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.55% 1.52% 1.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.65% 4.97% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.91%
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
312 181 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 29.43% 30.63% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 120 33
Average daily rate £401 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £201 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 19
Average hourly rate £17.50 £87.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +169.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -6 27 £325 +4.83% 9
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 60 (93.75%) Java
2 36 (56.25%) Linux
3 29 (45.31%) Security Cleared
4 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (40.63%) Oracle
6 23 (35.94%) WebLogic
6 23 (35.94%) SQL
6 23 (35.94%) Web Services
7 22 (34.38%) SC Cleared
8 21 (32.81%) Problem Management
8 21 (32.81%) SOAP
8 21 (32.81%) ITIL
9 19 (29.69%) Informatica
9 19 (29.69%) WebSphere
10 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
10 18 (28.13%) Configuration Management
11 17 (26.56%) Shell Script
11 17 (26.56%) Service Management
11 17 (26.56%) SSL
11 17 (26.56%) Ant
11 17 (26.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 16 (25.00%) SLA
12 16 (25.00%) Servlets
13 15 (23.44%) Middleware
13 15 (23.44%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (21.88%) AquaLogic
14 14 (21.88%) LDAP
15 13 (20.31%) Apache
15 13 (20.31%) Tomcat
15 13 (20.31%) DHCP

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing J2EE 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 J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (35.94%) WebLogic
2 19 (29.69%) WebSphere
3 14 (21.88%) AquaLogic
4 13 (20.31%) Jetty
4 13 (20.31%) nginx
4 13 (20.31%) IIS
4 13 (20.31%) Apache
4 13 (20.31%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.81%) Tuxedo
5 5 (7.81%) MQSeries
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (7.81%) JBoss
5 5 (7.81%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.56%) CMS
6 1 (1.56%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.31%) Cloud Computing
1 13 (20.31%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (20.31%) Google App Engine
1 13 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (20.31%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.56%) SSL
2 14 (21.88%) LDAP
3 13 (20.31%) DHCP
3 13 (20.31%) FTP
3 13 (20.31%) HTTP
3 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
3 13 (20.31%) DNS
3 13 (20.31%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (15.63%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.69%) MySQL
4 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.13%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Ant
2 13 (20.31%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
General
1 13 (20.31%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Electronics
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Developer
2 17 (26.56%) Java Developer
3 6 (9.38%) Administrator
4 4 (6.25%) Linux Support
4 4 (6.25%) UX Designer
4 4 (6.25%) Designer
4 4 (6.25%) Middleware Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) Informatica Developer
5 3 (4.69%) Architect
5 3 (4.69%) Consultant
5 3 (4.69%) Java Architect
5 3 (4.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (4.69%) Informatica Consultant
5 3 (4.69%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (3.13%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (3.13%) Development Consultant
6 2 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.13%) Support Consultant
7 1 (1.56%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (35.94%) Web Services
2 21 (32.81%) SOAP
3 16 (25.00%) Servlets
4 15 (23.44%) Middleware
5 13 (20.31%) .NET
6 12 (18.75%) Spring
7 11 (17.19%) JMS
8 10 (15.63%) JDBC
8 10 (15.63%) JNDI
9 8 (12.50%) Hibernate
9 8 (12.50%) HTML
10 7 (10.94%) RESTful
11 5 (7.81%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 5 (7.81%) jQuery
11 5 (7.81%) CSS
11 5 (7.81%) JSP
12 4 (6.25%) OSGi
12 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
12 4 (6.25%) Play Framework
13 3 (4.69%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Clustering
2 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.25%) User Experience
4 2 (3.13%) DTV
5 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Online Games
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (56.25%) Linux
2 11 (17.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (10.94%) AIX
4 5 (7.81%) Solaris
4 5 (7.81%) UNIX
4 5 (7.81%) Windows
4 5 (7.81%) OS/390
5 1 (1.56%) VME
5 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.81%) ITIL
2 21 (32.81%) Problem Management
3 18 (28.13%) Configuration Management
4 17 (26.56%) Service Management
5 15 (23.44%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (18.75%) SOA
8 10 (15.63%) High Availability
9 8 (12.50%) TDD
10 7 (10.94%) Mentoring
11 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
11 6 (9.38%) DevOps
12 5 (7.81%) QMS
12 5 (7.81%) Open Source
12 5 (7.81%) Release Management
12 5 (7.81%) Change Management
12 5 (7.81%) Pair Programming
13 4 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
13 4 (6.25%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (93.75%) Java
2 23 (35.94%) SQL
3 17 (26.56%) Shell Script
3 17 (26.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 13 (20.31%) PL/SQL
5 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 10 (15.63%) Bash Shell
7 7 (10.94%) C
7 7 (10.94%) C++
8 5 (7.81%) Perl
9 4 (6.25%) Scala
10 1 (1.56%) XPath
10 1 (1.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 29 (45.31%) Security Cleared
2 22 (34.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.56%) OCAJ
4 1 (1.56%) OCP
4 1 (1.56%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Xen
1 13 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Puppet
1 7 (10.94%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.81%) OpenView
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) Oracle
2 19 (29.69%) Informatica
3 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
4 13 (20.31%) VMware
4 13 (20.31%) Google
5 11 (17.19%) Red Hat
6 9 (14.06%) HP
7 8 (12.50%) IBM
8 5 (7.81%) Metastorm
8 5 (7.81%) Sun
8 5 (7.81%) Axway
8 5 (7.81%) Fujitsu
9 4 (6.25%) SAP
10 2 (3.13%) Sybase
11 1 (1.56%) EnterpriseDB
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