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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 41 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing J2EE 22 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.00% 1.10% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.36% 4.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £258 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
- +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.80 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.07%
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
178 164 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.28% 25.71% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 120 33
Average daily rate £300 £260 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £448 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £15.68 £14.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -55.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £14.50 £11.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.01 £34.00 £38.62
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

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
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 27 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +18 18 £300 +16.50% 6
Durham - 1 - - 1
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 36 (97.30%) Java
2 21 (56.76%) Linux
3 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (40.54%) SOAP
5 14 (37.84%) SQL
5 14 (37.84%) Oracle
6 13 (35.14%) Finance
6 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
7 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
7 12 (32.43%) PL/SQL
8 11 (29.73%) Web Services
9 10 (27.03%) Informatica
10 9 (24.32%) WebLogic
11 8 (21.62%) Ant
11 8 (21.62%) JDBC
11 8 (21.62%) ITIL
11 8 (21.62%) LDAP
11 8 (21.62%) JMS
11 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
11 8 (21.62%) Shell Script
11 8 (21.62%) SLA
11 8 (21.62%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (21.62%) HP
11 8 (21.62%) Service Management
11 8 (21.62%) Clustering
11 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (21.62%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 8 (21.62%) High Availability
11 8 (21.62%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (21.62%) JNDI

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 9 (24.32%) WebLogic
2 7 (18.92%) JBoss
2 7 (18.92%) AquaLogic
2 7 (18.92%) Tomcat
3 6 (16.22%) nginx
3 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
3 6 (16.22%) Jetty
3 6 (16.22%) Apache
3 6 (16.22%) IIS
4 3 (8.11%) CMS
5 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.70%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (16.22%) Google App Engine
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (16.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) LDAP
2 6 (16.22%) DHCP
2 6 (16.22%) FTP
2 6 (16.22%) HTTP
2 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
2 6 (16.22%) DNS
2 6 (16.22%) SSL
2 6 (16.22%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
3 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Ant
2 6 (16.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.41%) JUnit
4 1 (2.70%) Maven
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.81%) Marketing
4 3 (8.11%) Advertising
5 1 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Electronics
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Informatica Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Java Programmer
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Programmer
4 2 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Scala Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Systems Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Consultant
5 1 (2.70%) Release Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Informatica Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) SOAP
2 11 (29.73%) Web Services
3 8 (21.62%) JDBC
3 8 (21.62%) JMS
3 8 (21.62%) JNDI
4 7 (18.92%) Middleware
4 7 (18.92%) Spring
4 7 (18.92%) Servlets
5 6 (16.22%) JPA
5 6 (16.22%) JSP
5 6 (16.22%) .NET
6 3 (8.11%) JSF
7 2 (5.41%) Java SE
7 2 (5.41%) Java EE
7 2 (5.41%) Java EE 5
7 2 (5.41%) Play Framework
8 1 (2.70%) RESTful
8 1 (2.70%) JSON
8 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Clustering
2 5 (13.51%) Open Source
2 5 (13.51%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.41%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) Problem Management
2 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Service Management
2 8 (21.62%) High Availability
2 8 (21.62%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (18.92%) SOA
4 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
4 6 (16.22%) TDD
4 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
4 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.51%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (13.51%) Integration Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
5 5 (13.51%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.11%) MVC
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) Java
2 14 (37.84%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) PL/SQL
4 8 (21.62%) Shell Script
4 8 (21.62%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.51%) Scala
7 2 (5.41%) COBOL
8 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
2 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) OCP
3 2 (5.41%) OCA
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (5.41%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Xen
1 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Puppet
1 5 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Oracle
2 10 (27.03%) Informatica
3 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
3 8 (21.62%) HP
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.22%) VMware
4 6 (16.22%) Google
5 2 (5.41%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (2.70%) Nuxeo
6 1 (2.70%) SAP
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