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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 24 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing J2EE 6 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.67% 5.10% 10.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.24% 16.46% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 23
Average daily rate
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£308 £335 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.20% +8.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -12.16%
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
49 79 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.78% 30.98% 44.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 52 82
Average daily rate £308 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.30% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
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 19 September 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) Spring MVC
3 6 (75.00%) BDD
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (37.50%) Scrum
6 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) RESTful
6 3 (37.50%) Magnolia
7 2 (25.00%) Spring Web Flow
7 2 (25.00%) Web Development
7 2 (25.00%) CMS
8 1 (12.50%) Jython
8 1 (12.50%) Perl
8 1 (12.50%) HTML
8 1 (12.50%) Maven
8 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
8 1 (12.50%) MySQL
8 1 (12.50%) Oracle
8 1 (12.50%) Ant
8 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (12.50%) CSS
8 1 (12.50%) JSP
8 1 (12.50%) SOAP
8 1 (12.50%) JBoss

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) Magnolia
2 2 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) Jetty
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) Spring MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (37.50%) RESTful
6 2 (25.00%) Spring Web Flow
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) CSS
7 1 (12.50%) JSP
7 1 (12.50%) SOAP
7 1 (12.50%) J2SE
7 1 (12.50%) FreeMarker
7 1 (12.50%) REST
7 1 (12.50%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) BDD
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) OOD
6 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
6 1 (12.50%) DevOps
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Jython
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
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