The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 84 48 62
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +14
Contract jobs citing J2EE 33 60 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.60% 3.29% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.52% 10.73% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 32 14
Average daily rate
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£344 £350 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +37.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £384 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £36.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +6.61%
J2EE
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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
598 559 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.92% 30.66% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 387 210
Average daily rate £338 £325 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -60.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £61.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -30 25 £344 -1.78% 7
Bingley - 1 - -
J2EE
Yorkshire

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 59 (98.33%) Java
2 41 (68.33%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (35.00%) SQL
5 20 (33.33%) Oracle
6 19 (31.67%) Apache
6 19 (31.67%) WebSphere
7 17 (28.33%) Jenkins
8 16 (26.67%) .NET
8 16 (26.67%) Linux
9 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 15 (25.00%) JUnit
9 15 (25.00%) Tomcat
9 15 (25.00%) Spring
9 15 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (23.33%) Servlets
10 14 (23.33%) XML
10 14 (23.33%) Configuration Management
11 13 (21.67%) HTTP
11 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
11 13 (21.67%) Unit Testing
12 12 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (20.00%) Jetty
12 12 (20.00%) nginx
12 12 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (20.00%) Google App Engine
12 12 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (20.00%) Google
12 12 (20.00%) Xen

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 19 (31.67%) Apache
1 19 (31.67%) WebSphere
2 15 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 12 (20.00%) Jetty
3 12 (20.00%) nginx
3 12 (20.00%) IIS
4 5 (8.33%) JBoss
5 4 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (6.67%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.33%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.67%) CMS
7 1 (1.67%) ATG Dynamo
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (20.00%) Google App Engine
2 12 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.67%) HTTP
2 12 (20.00%) DNS
2 12 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (20.00%) DHCP
2 12 (20.00%) FTP
2 12 (20.00%) IPsec
3 11 (18.33%) SSL
4 5 (8.33%) LDAP
5 2 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (10.00%) MySQL
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.00%) DB2
4 2 (3.33%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.67%) Big Data
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (28.33%) Jenkins
2 15 (25.00%) JUnit
3 9 (15.00%) Subversion
3 9 (15.00%) Maven
4 6 (10.00%) Ant
5 5 (8.33%) Eclipse
6 4 (6.67%) DbUnit
7 3 (5.00%) JMeter
8 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.33%) QUnit
8 2 (3.33%) PVCS
9 1 (1.67%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.67%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.67%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.67%) Hudson
9 1 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.33%) Publishing
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (56.67%) Developer
2 29 (48.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (8.33%) Analyst
3 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Java Consultant
5 3 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Web Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Lead Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Web Developer
7 1 (1.67%) Functional Analyst
7 1 (1.67%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) .NET
2 15 (25.00%) Spring
3 14 (23.33%) Servlets
3 14 (23.33%) XML
4 11 (18.33%) jQuery
5 10 (16.67%) HTML
6 9 (15.00%) JSP
7 8 (13.33%) Hibernate
8 7 (11.67%) CSS
9 5 (8.33%) Web Services
9 5 (8.33%) Java EE
10 4 (6.67%) Ajax
10 4 (6.67%) REST
11 3 (5.00%) XHTML
11 3 (5.00%) XSL
11 3 (5.00%) CSS3
11 3 (5.00%) HTML5
11 3 (5.00%) JPA
12 2 (3.33%) Drools
12 2 (3.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.33%) PKI
3 2 (3.33%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.67%) IVR
4 1 (1.67%) PMI
4 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.67%) VUI
4 1 (1.67%) User Experience
4 1 (1.67%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) UNIX
3 2 (3.33%) CentOS
4 1 (1.67%) Windows
4 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (68.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (23.33%) Configuration Management
4 13 (21.67%) Unit Testing
5 12 (20.00%) OO
6 10 (16.67%) TDD
6 10 (16.67%) Scrum
7 8 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 8 (13.33%) ITIL
7 8 (13.33%) OOD
7 8 (13.33%) MVC
8 7 (11.67%) Open Source
8 7 (11.67%) DevOps
9 6 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 5 (8.33%) Multithreading
11 4 (6.67%) Concurrent Programming
11 4 (6.67%) BDD
11 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
12 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 59 (98.33%) Java
2 21 (35.00%) SQL
3 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL
5 5 (8.33%) C++
5 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.67%) Python
6 4 (6.67%) PHP
7 2 (3.33%) PHP5
7 2 (3.33%) Scala
7 2 (3.33%) C#
8 1 (1.67%) Perl
8 1 (1.67%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) XPath
8 1 (1.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) Puppet
2 6 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.33%) OpenIDM
3 2 (3.33%) OpenView
4 1 (1.67%) Nagios
4 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Oracle
2 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (20.00%) Google
3 12 (20.00%) VMware
4 5 (8.33%) Sun
4 5 (8.33%) Splunk
5 4 (6.67%) Adobe
6 3 (5.00%) IBM
7 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco
8 1 (1.67%) Vignette
8 1 (1.67%) Chordiant
8 1 (1.67%) ATG
8 1 (1.67%) OpenText
8 1 (1.67%) BEA
8 1 (1.67%) hybris