The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 43 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing J2EE 2 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.50% 2.05% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% 7.26% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 2
Median daily rate £463 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -15.00%
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 £39.75 £59.25 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-32.91% +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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
151 124 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 37.94% 28.25% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 86 24
Median daily rate £365 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield 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 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 17 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Spring
3 4 (40.00%) Maven
3 4 (40.00%) JUnit
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (30.00%) HBase
4 3 (30.00%) Big Data
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Ruby
5 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
5 2 (20.00%) SonarQube
5 2 (20.00%) Go
5 2 (20.00%) Apache Camel
5 2 (20.00%) Apache Pig
5 2 (20.00%) Sqoop
5 2 (20.00%) PowerMock
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) High Availability
5 2 (20.00%) DbUnit
5 2 (20.00%) Mockito

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (10.00%) FileNet
3 1 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
1 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (30.00%) HBase
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (20.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JUnit
1 4 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) DbUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) jMock
2 2 (20.00%) Mockito
2 2 (20.00%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Server Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) JSP
3 2 (20.00%) PowerMock
3 2 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) Kanban
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Go
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Jython
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
2 2 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) IFS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) VMware