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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 98 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -1
Contract jobs citing J2EE 26 30 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.62% 3.62% 2.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.61% 14.93% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 9
Median daily rate £375 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £396 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.60 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +17.68%
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
302 201 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.85% 24.25% 24.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 125 83
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 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.26% -55.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -61 22 £375 +30.43%
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 48 (96.00%) Java
2 29 (58.00%) Oracle
3 23 (46.00%) WebLogic
3 23 (46.00%) Security Cleared
4 21 (42.00%) Unix
5 19 (38.00%) Windows
6 18 (36.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 16 (32.00%) Linux
7 16 (32.00%) ITIL
7 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (30.00%) JSP
8 15 (30.00%) C++
8 15 (30.00%) AIX
8 15 (30.00%) Solaris
9 14 (28.00%) SSL
10 13 (26.00%) MQSeries
10 13 (26.00%) Sun
11 12 (24.00%) SOA
12 11 (22.00%) Middleware
12 11 (22.00%) SC Cleared
13 10 (20.00%) QMS
13 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (20.00%) WebSphere
13 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database
13 10 (20.00%) Configuration Management
13 10 (20.00%) Migration
13 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
14 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
14 9 (18.00%) VMware
14 9 (18.00%) Internet

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 23 (46.00%) WebLogic
2 13 (26.00%) MQSeries
3 10 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 8 (16.00%) JBoss
4 8 (16.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 8 (16.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (16.00%) Tuxedo
4 8 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (14.00%) iPlanet
6 6 (12.00%) AquaLogic
7 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
8 2 (4.00%) Apache
8 2 (4.00%) IIS
8 2 (4.00%) Jetty
8 2 (4.00%) nginx
8 2 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (2.00%) CMS
9 1 (2.00%) Mule
9 1 (2.00%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) OpenText MBPM
2 5 (10.00%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) PaaS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) SSL
2 9 (18.00%) Internet
3 7 (14.00%) BIG-IP
3 7 (14.00%) Firewall
4 6 (12.00%) SAN
5 4 (8.00%) FTP
5 4 (8.00%) HTTP
5 4 (8.00%) LDAP
6 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.00%) DHCP
7 2 (4.00%) DNS
7 2 (4.00%) IPsec
7 2 (4.00%) NAS
7 2 (4.00%) SSH
8 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.00%) DB2
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.00%) Ant
2 5 (10.00%) StarTeam
3 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.00%) Maven
4 2 (4.00%) JUnit
4 2 (4.00%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.00%) Burp Suite
5 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.00%) JMeter
5 1 (2.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Developer
2 11 (22.00%) Architect
3 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Java Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Middleware Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Scala Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Development Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Java Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Java Middleware Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Middleware Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) SOA Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Chief Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) JSP
2 11 (22.00%) Middleware
3 8 (16.00%) EJB
3 8 (16.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 6 (12.00%) Java EE
4 6 (12.00%) JDBC
4 6 (12.00%) SOAP
4 6 (12.00%) Swing
4 6 (12.00%) Web Services
5 5 (10.00%) TIBCO EMS
5 5 (10.00%) XML
5 5 (10.00%) XSLT
6 4 (8.00%) HTML
6 4 (8.00%) HTML5
6 4 (8.00%) REST
7 3 (6.00%) .NET
7 3 (6.00%) JSON
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (6.00%) Play Framework
7 3 (6.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Clustering
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.00%) Grid Computing
3 2 (4.00%) HP Storage
3 2 (4.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Unix
2 19 (38.00%) Windows
3 16 (32.00%) Linux
4 15 (30.00%) AIX
4 15 (30.00%) Solaris
5 8 (16.00%) OS/390
5 8 (16.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.00%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (32.00%) ITIL
2 12 (24.00%) SOA
3 10 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (20.00%) Migration
3 10 (20.00%) QMS
4 8 (16.00%) ITIL V3
4 8 (16.00%) Project Management
5 7 (14.00%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (14.00%) Problem Management
5 7 (14.00%) Six Sigma
6 6 (12.00%) Change Management
6 6 (12.00%) Release Management
6 6 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (12.00%) Security Management
6 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.00%) ArchiMate
7 4 (8.00%) Open Source
7 4 (8.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 48 (96.00%) Java
2 15 (30.00%) C++
3 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.00%) C
4 8 (16.00%) Perl
5 6 (12.00%) Python
6 5 (10.00%) Scala
7 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (8.00%) SQL
8 3 (6.00%) COBOL
9 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.00%) C#
10 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (36.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 11 (22.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.00%) BC Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) MCAD
6 1 (2.00%) MCSD
6 1 (2.00%) MCTS
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) JSP 440
2 6 (12.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (14.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (8.00%) OpenView
3 3 (6.00%) Puppet
4 2 (4.00%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (4.00%) Data Guard
4 2 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Oracle
2 13 (26.00%) Sun
3 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (18.00%) VMware
5 8 (16.00%) Fujitsu
5 8 (16.00%) IBM
6 7 (14.00%) BEA
6 7 (14.00%) Cisco
6 7 (14.00%) F5
6 7 (14.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (12.00%) Axway
8 5 (10.00%) HP
8 5 (10.00%) TIBCO
9 4 (8.00%) Cognos
9 4 (8.00%) Opsware
10 3 (6.00%) Micro Focus
11 2 (4.00%) BMC
11 2 (4.00%) EMC
11 2 (4.00%) Google
11 2 (4.00%) Symantec