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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 81 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +7
Contract jobs citing J2EE 30 31 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.18% 3.20% 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.16% 12.35% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 18
Median daily rate £340 £318 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.08% -4.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £448 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.42 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% +4.28%
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
419 251 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 30.52% 25.90% 29.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 152 189
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 6
Median hourly rate £8.50 £20.30 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.12% -29.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -37 29 £340 +7.08% 1
Northumberland - 1 - -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 47 (64.38%) Oracle
2 44 (60.27%) Unix
3 43 (58.90%) Java
4 38 (52.05%) WebLogic
4 38 (52.05%) Sun
5 37 (50.68%) Oracle Application Server
6 35 (47.95%) Linux
6 35 (47.95%) Tomcat
7 34 (46.58%) TCP/IP
7 34 (46.58%) Apache
7 34 (46.58%) ITIL
8 31 (42.47%) Security Cleared
9 30 (41.10%) High Availability
10 29 (39.73%) Clustering
11 28 (38.36%) iPlanet
11 28 (38.36%) Firewall
11 28 (38.36%) Cisco
11 28 (38.36%) F5
11 28 (38.36%) Load Balancing
12 27 (36.99%) JBoss
12 27 (36.99%) Solaris
13 26 (35.62%) Veritas
13 26 (35.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 23 (31.51%) SC Cleared
15 22 (30.14%) AIX
16 21 (28.77%) Red Hat
17 17 (23.29%) WebSphere
18 16 (21.92%) Node.js
18 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
18 16 (21.92%) SSL

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 38 (52.05%) WebLogic
2 37 (50.68%) Oracle Application Server
3 35 (47.95%) Tomcat
4 34 (46.58%) Apache
5 28 (38.36%) iPlanet
6 27 (36.99%) JBoss
7 17 (23.29%) WebSphere
8 12 (16.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 10 (13.70%) AquaLogic
9 10 (13.70%) MQSeries
9 10 (13.70%) Tuxedo
9 10 (13.70%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (8.22%) IIS
10 6 (8.22%) Jetty
10 6 (8.22%) Mongrel
10 6 (8.22%) nginx
11 2 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (2.74%) SAS
12 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (1.37%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (13.70%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.22%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (8.22%) Google App Engine
1 6 (8.22%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (5.48%) IaaS
2 4 (5.48%) PaaS
2 4 (5.48%) SaaS
3 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.74%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 34 (46.58%) TCP/IP
2 28 (38.36%) Firewall
3 16 (21.92%) SSL
4 6 (8.22%) DHCP
4 6 (8.22%) DNS
4 6 (8.22%) FTP
4 6 (8.22%) HTTP
4 6 (8.22%) IPsec
5 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.74%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (2.74%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (1.37%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.37%) OrientDB
5 1 (1.37%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.22%) Travis CI
3 4 (5.48%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.74%) Maven
5 1 (1.37%) Burp Suite
5 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.37%) GitLab
5 1 (1.37%) JMeter
5 1 (1.37%) Protractor
5 1 (1.37%) Selenium
5 1 (1.37%) Subversion
5 1 (1.37%) webpack
General
1 1 (1.37%) Law
1 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) Developer
2 10 (13.70%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.33%) Administrator
3 9 (12.33%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (9.59%) Node.js Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Solaris Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Unix Administrator
6 6 (8.22%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) Project Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.11%) Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Junior
8 3 (4.11%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (4.11%) Unix Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.74%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.92%) Node.js
1 16 (21.92%) Struts
2 11 (15.07%) IBM Integration Bus
3 10 (13.70%) Middleware
4 9 (12.33%) HTML
5 8 (10.96%) CSS
6 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
6 7 (9.59%) EJB
6 7 (9.59%) Servlets
7 6 (8.22%) .NET
7 6 (8.22%) HTML5
8 5 (6.85%) jQuery
8 5 (6.85%) XML
9 4 (5.48%) Backbone.js
9 4 (5.48%) CSS3
9 4 (5.48%) LESS
9 4 (5.48%) React
9 4 (5.48%) Sass
10 3 (4.11%) JSON
10 3 (4.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (39.73%) Clustering
2 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (60.27%) Unix
2 35 (47.95%) Linux
3 27 (36.99%) Solaris
4 22 (30.14%) AIX
5 16 (21.92%) Windows
6 13 (17.81%) Windows Server
7 11 (15.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (13.70%) HPUX
8 10 (13.70%) OS/390
8 10 (13.70%) SUSE
9 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.74%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (46.58%) ITIL
2 30 (41.10%) High Availability
3 28 (38.36%) Load Balancing
4 15 (20.55%) Configuration Management
5 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.44%) Change Management
6 11 (15.07%) Problem Management
7 10 (13.70%) Release Management
8 9 (12.33%) Front End Development
8 9 (12.33%) QMS
8 9 (12.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (12.33%) Security Management
8 9 (12.33%) Service Delivery
9 8 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (10.96%) Microservices
10 7 (9.59%) Open Source
11 6 (8.22%) DevOps
12 5 (6.85%) Data Management
12 5 (6.85%) OO
12 5 (6.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (58.90%) Java
2 12 (16.44%) C++
2 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.70%) C
3 10 (13.70%) Perl
4 7 (9.59%) SQL
5 5 (6.85%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.74%) Python
8 1 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (42.47%) Security Cleared
2 23 (31.51%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.11%) MCSA
6 2 (2.74%) Degree
7 1 (1.37%) MCAD
7 1 (1.37%) MCSD
7 1 (1.37%) MCSE
7 1 (1.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (35.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.22%) Xen
4 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.11%) vSphere
5 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.37%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) Puppet
2 2 (2.74%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (64.38%) Oracle
2 38 (52.05%) Sun
3 28 (38.36%) Cisco
3 28 (38.36%) F5
4 26 (35.62%) Veritas
5 21 (28.77%) Red Hat
6 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
7 10 (13.70%) Axway
7 10 (13.70%) IBM
8 9 (12.33%) Fujitsu
9 7 (9.59%) Google
9 7 (9.59%) VMware
10 2 (2.74%) MuleSoft
10 2 (2.74%) Siebel
11 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
11 1 (1.37%) HP
11 1 (1.37%) PlateSpin