The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield 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 41 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing J2EE 8 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.91% 0.88% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 4.55% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Average daily rate £463 £500 £493
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +1.52%
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
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
120 44 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 28.64% 19.30% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 26 26
Average daily rate £350 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +37.93%
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 Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 17 (80.95%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) Linux
4 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
4 10 (47.62%) Open Source
5 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (38.10%) Jetty
6 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
6 8 (38.10%) Xen
6 8 (38.10%) Automated Testing
6 8 (38.10%) Google
6 8 (38.10%) VMware
6 8 (38.10%) Apache
6 8 (38.10%) Tomcat
6 8 (38.10%) IIS
6 8 (38.10%) .NET
6 8 (38.10%) DHCP
6 8 (38.10%) FTP
6 8 (38.10%) HTTP
6 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
6 8 (38.10%) DNS
6 8 (38.10%) SSL
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 8 (38.10%) Servlets
6 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
6 8 (38.10%) IPsec
6 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
6 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (38.10%) Cloud Computing

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
2 8 (38.10%) Apache
2 8 (38.10%) IIS
2 8 (38.10%) Jetty
2 8 (38.10%) nginx
2 8 (38.10%) Tomcat
3 6 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 3 (14.29%) Node.js
5 2 (9.52%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (4.76%) FileNet
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (38.10%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (38.10%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (38.10%) Google App Engine
1 8 (38.10%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) DHCP
1 8 (38.10%) DNS
1 8 (38.10%) FTP
1 8 (38.10%) HTTP
1 8 (38.10%) IPsec
1 8 (38.10%) SSL
1 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) Developer
3 6 (28.57%) DevOps Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) WebLogic Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) WebLogic Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (4.76%) Middleware Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Scala Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Unix Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
1 8 (38.10%) Servlets
2 4 (19.05%) CSS
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) Drools
3 2 (9.52%) HTML5
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) RESTful
3 2 (9.52%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.76%) Middleware
4 1 (4.76%) Play Framework
4 1 (4.76%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) Spring
4 1 (4.76%) Spring Boot
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Open Source
3 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (38.10%) Automated Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
4 8 (38.10%) DevOps
4 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
5 5 (23.81%) TDD
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) BDD
8 2 (9.52%) High Availability
9 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
9 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
9 1 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) Perl
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
4 4 (19.05%) Korn
4 4 (19.05%) Python
4 4 (19.05%) Ruby
5 2 (9.52%) Jython
5 2 (9.52%) Scala
6 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (38.10%) Xen
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (38.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Google
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
1 8 (38.10%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Pega
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