The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 35 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing J2EE 4 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.75% - 10.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.26% - 23.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 9
Median daily rate £400 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £59.25 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-36.70% +68.44%

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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 28 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 17.03% 31.11% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 26
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the Northern Ireland region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Northern Ireland region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
County Antrim - 4 £400 -
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) JSP
2 4 (80.00%) Servlets
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) ATG
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) API Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) JSP
1 4 (80.00%) Servlets
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) API Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) ATG
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle