The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 50 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing J2EE 6 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.18% 1.74% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.21% 6.47% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
Median daily rate £338 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £390 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +5.92%
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 South Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
187 139 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 36.67% 26.83% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 98 38
Median daily rate £365 £388 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Sheffield -11 2 £463 +8.82% 2
J2EE
Yorkshire

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) TDD
4 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (55.56%) RESTful
4 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
4 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
5 3 (33.33%) Maven
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Hudson
5 3 (33.33%) Redis
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) JUnit
5 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Go
6 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
6 2 (22.22%) SonarQube
6 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) HTML

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) Hudson
2 3 (33.33%) JUnit
2 3 (33.33%) Maven
2 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (22.22%) DbUnit
3 2 (22.22%) jMock
3 2 (22.22%) Mockito
3 2 (22.22%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Server Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) RESTful
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) PowerMock
3 2 (22.22%) REST
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Go
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) Scala
4 1 (11.11%) Jython
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) VMware