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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 33 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing J2EE 50 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.36% 2.25% 4.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.36% 9.59% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 13 5
Average daily rate £400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £446 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+73.61% +6.66%
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
288 146 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 30.87% 23.47% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 107 62
Average daily rate £363 £346 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.69% +15.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £20.75 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the North East region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 +2 46 £400 +18.51% 4
Durham - 1 £625 -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 86 (98.85%) Java
2 43 (49.43%) Oracle
2 43 (49.43%) SSL
2 43 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (48.28%) Configuration Management
4 40 (45.98%) WebSphere
5 39 (44.83%) Linux
6 38 (43.68%) Microsoft
7 33 (37.93%) HTTP
7 33 (37.93%) TCP/IP
7 33 (37.93%) .NET
8 30 (34.48%) Servlets
8 30 (34.48%) Apache
8 30 (34.48%) Tomcat
9 29 (33.33%) IIS
9 29 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (33.33%) Jetty
9 29 (33.33%) nginx
9 29 (33.33%) Jenkins
10 28 (32.18%) Xen
10 28 (32.18%) VMware
11 27 (31.03%) IPsec
11 27 (31.03%) DNS
11 27 (31.03%) DHCP
11 27 (31.03%) FTP
11 27 (31.03%) Security Cleared
11 27 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 23 (26.44%) Windows
13 22 (25.29%) WebSphere Application Server
14 21 (24.14%) WebLogic

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 40 (45.98%) WebSphere
2 30 (34.48%) Apache
2 30 (34.48%) Tomcat
3 29 (33.33%) IIS
3 29 (33.33%) Jetty
3 29 (33.33%) nginx
4 22 (25.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 21 (24.14%) WebLogic
6 20 (22.99%) Oracle Application Server
6 20 (22.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 11 (12.64%) JBoss
7 11 (12.64%) Oracle 10gAS
8 10 (11.49%) PowerExchange
9 9 (10.34%) AquaLogic
9 9 (10.34%) MQSeries
9 9 (10.34%) Tuxedo
10 6 (6.90%) Oracle Spatial
11 4 (4.60%) CMS
12 1 (1.15%) Node.js
12 1 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (4.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (3.45%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.39%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (18.39%) Amazon EC2
1 16 (18.39%) Google App Engine
1 16 (18.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 15 (17.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (49.43%) SSL
2 33 (37.93%) HTTP
2 33 (37.93%) TCP/IP
3 27 (31.03%) DHCP
3 27 (31.03%) DNS
3 27 (31.03%) FTP
3 27 (31.03%) IPsec
4 5 (5.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.24%) Oracle Database
2 12 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (12.64%) PowerCenter
4 9 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (5.75%) Data Mining
7 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
8 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.30%) MySQL
9 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.15%) Big Data
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 11 (12.64%) Log4j
3 6 (6.90%) Maven
4 5 (5.75%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.60%) JIRA
6 3 (3.45%) Ant
6 3 (3.45%) JUnit
6 3 (3.45%) StarTeam
7 2 (2.30%) JMeter
8 1 (1.15%) Subversion
8 1 (1.15%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 10 (11.49%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Marketing
3 4 (4.60%) Electronics
3 4 (4.60%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.15%) Games
4 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (39.08%) Developer
2 24 (27.59%) Java Developer
3 10 (11.49%) Architect
4 7 (8.05%) Java Architect
4 7 (8.05%) Scala Developer
4 7 (8.05%) WebOps Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Consultant
5 6 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Middleware Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Web Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Java Consultant
6 5 (5.75%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Java Scala Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (4.60%) SOA Consultant
8 3 (3.45%) Development Consultant
8 3 (3.45%) Middleware Consultant
8 3 (3.45%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.93%) .NET
2 30 (34.48%) Servlets
3 14 (16.09%) XML
4 12 (13.79%) Middleware
4 12 (13.79%) Spring
5 11 (12.64%) Web Services
5 11 (12.64%) XSLT
6 10 (11.49%) EJB
6 10 (11.49%) IBM Integration Bus
7 9 (10.34%) CSS
7 9 (10.34%) HTML
7 9 (10.34%) SOAP
8 8 (9.20%) XSD
9 6 (6.90%) JSP
9 6 (6.90%) Play Framework
10 5 (5.75%) JSON
10 5 (5.75%) Struts
11 4 (4.60%) HTML5
11 4 (4.60%) Java EE
11 4 (4.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.15%) Online Games
4 1 (1.15%) Social Media
4 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (44.83%) Linux
2 23 (26.44%) Windows
3 20 (22.99%) AIX
3 20 (22.99%) Solaris
4 12 (13.79%) Unix
5 9 (10.34%) OS/390
6 7 (8.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (48.28%) Configuration Management
3 29 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (21.84%) Web Operations
5 18 (20.69%) DevOps
6 15 (17.24%) SOA
7 14 (16.09%) Automated Testing
7 14 (16.09%) Unit Testing
8 10 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (10.34%) Change Management
9 9 (10.34%) ITIL
9 9 (10.34%) Problem Management
9 9 (10.34%) QMS
9 9 (10.34%) Release Management
9 9 (10.34%) Service Delivery
10 8 (9.20%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (9.20%) Security Management
11 7 (8.05%) Migration
12 6 (6.90%) CRM
12 6 (6.90%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 86 (98.85%) Java
2 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 13 (14.94%) C++
4 9 (10.34%) C
4 9 (10.34%) Perl
5 5 (5.75%) XPath
6 4 (4.60%) Python
7 3 (3.45%) Scala
8 2 (2.30%) Ada
8 2 (2.30%) XQuery
9 1 (1.15%) COBOL
9 1 (1.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 13 (14.94%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (5.75%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.75%) PMP
4 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.45%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 28 (32.18%) Xen
2 27 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (49.43%) Oracle
2 38 (43.68%) Microsoft
3 28 (32.18%) VMware
4 20 (22.99%) Axway
5 16 (18.39%) Google
6 15 (17.24%) Sun
7 13 (14.94%) Informatica
8 11 (12.64%) Genesys
8 11 (12.64%) SAP
9 10 (11.49%) IBM
10 9 (10.34%) Fujitsu
10 9 (10.34%) Metastorm
11 7 (8.05%) Red Hat
12 6 (6.90%) Siebel
13 3 (3.45%) TIBCO
14 1 (1.15%) Micro Focus
14 1 (1.15%) OpenText
14 1 (1.15%) Vignette
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