The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing J2SE 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £440 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £54.50 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
80 68 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.48% 22.30% 34.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 42 52
Average daily rate £300 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £238 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £355 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
J2SE
Yorkshire

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