The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs citing J2SE 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £448
% change year-on-year
- -10.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.00
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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 South Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
108 101 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.41% 30.15% 28.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 65 42
Average daily rate £350 £290 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +2.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £388 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 9
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2SE across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

J2SE
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2SE across the South Yorkshire region.

J2SE Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire