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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 31 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing J2EE 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.84% 2.60% 2.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% 8.77% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Average daily rate
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£500 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.09 £33.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+6.32% +4.76%
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
48 57 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.17% 29.69% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 24 43
Average daily rate £325 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £265 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 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 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) Spring MVC
2 6 (75.00%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Magnolia
5 3 (37.50%) RESTful
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) Jython
6 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (25.00%) Spring Web Flow
6 2 (25.00%) Perl
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) UNIX
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) CMS
6 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (25.00%) LDAP
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (12.50%) Node.js
7 1 (12.50%) Gradle
7 1 (12.50%) DevOps

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (25.00%) CMS
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Gradle
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (12.50%) CMS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Spring
1 6 (75.00%) Spring MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) J2SE
5 1 (12.50%) FreeMarker
5 1 (12.50%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
1 6 (75.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Jython
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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