The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 West 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 65 62 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Contract jobs citing J2EE 44 30 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.40% 2.22% 3.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.07% 7.98% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 32
Average daily rate £350 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £249 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £321 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.80 £35.11 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +8.03%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
545 376 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.75% 27.83% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 224 219
Average daily rate £325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
J2EE
Yorkshire

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -13 30 £350 +24.44% 17
Halifax - 5 £375 - 2
Bradford - - - - 2
Pudsey - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
J2EE
Yorkshire

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 62 (89.86%) Java
2 34 (49.28%) Spring
3 31 (44.93%) SQL
4 27 (39.13%) jQuery
5 26 (37.68%) Oracle
6 24 (34.78%) Web Services
7 23 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 19 (27.54%) Finance
8 19 (27.54%) Struts
9 18 (26.09%) CSS
9 18 (26.09%) HTML
10 17 (24.64%) PL/SQL
11 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
11 16 (23.19%) XML
11 16 (23.19%) OO
12 15 (21.74%) JSP
12 15 (21.74%) MVC
13 14 (20.29%) Java EE
13 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (18.84%) TDD
15 11 (15.94%) Maven
15 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
15 11 (15.94%) Oracle Database
16 10 (14.49%) JUnit
17 9 (13.04%) UNIX
17 9 (13.04%) Scrum
18 8 (11.59%) RDBMS
18 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering
18 8 (11.59%) XSD
18 8 (11.59%) JBoss

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 8 (11.59%) Tomcat
1 8 (11.59%) ColdFusion
2 5 (7.25%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.80%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.35%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (4.35%) IIS
5 2 (2.90%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.45%) Mule
6 1 (1.45%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 1 (1.45%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.45%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (1.45%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.45%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
1 11 (15.94%) Oracle Database
2 8 (11.59%) RDBMS
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (11.59%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.70%) MySQL
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.90%) Big Data
5 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Maven
2 10 (14.49%) JUnit
3 4 (5.80%) Subversion
4 3 (4.35%) NUnit
5 2 (2.90%) Ant
5 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.90%) Hudson
6 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.45%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.45%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.45%) Selenium
General
1 19 (27.54%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Publishing
3 1 (1.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 55 (79.71%) Developer
2 46 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 15 (21.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Architect
5 5 (7.25%) Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
6 2 (2.90%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (2.90%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) Junior
6 2 (2.90%) Software Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (2.90%) Senior Developer
6 2 (2.90%) Java Architect
6 2 (2.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (2.90%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (2.90%) Junior Architect
7 1 (1.45%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (1.45%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (1.45%) C# Architect
7 1 (1.45%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (49.28%) Spring
2 27 (39.13%) jQuery
3 24 (34.78%) Web Services
4 23 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 19 (27.54%) Struts
6 18 (26.09%) CSS
6 18 (26.09%) HTML
7 16 (23.19%) XML
8 15 (21.74%) JSP
9 14 (20.29%) Java EE
10 8 (11.59%) XSD
10 8 (11.59%) REST
11 7 (10.14%) Struts2
11 7 (10.14%) EJB
11 7 (10.14%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (10.14%) Ajax
12 6 (8.70%) Spring MVC
12 6 (8.70%) XSLT
12 6 (8.70%) SOAP
12 6 (8.70%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (2.90%) Open Source
2 1 (1.45%) DataPower
2 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) UNIX
2 3 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) AIX
3 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) OO
2 15 (21.74%) MVC
3 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.84%) TDD
5 9 (13.04%) Scrum
6 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering
7 7 (10.14%) SOA
8 5 (7.25%) UML
9 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.35%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.35%) Use Case
10 3 (4.35%) Migration
11 2 (2.90%) Web Design
11 2 (2.90%) OOP
11 2 (2.90%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.90%) Data Modelling
11 2 (2.90%) ETL
11 2 (2.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 62 (89.86%) Java
2 31 (44.93%) SQL
3 17 (24.64%) PL/SQL
4 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.14%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.80%) C#
7 2 (2.90%) Perl
8 1 (1.45%) Python
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) C
8 1 (1.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.45%) Samba
Vendors
1 26 (37.68%) Oracle
2 8 (11.59%) JBoss
3 3 (4.35%) Perforce
4 2 (2.90%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.45%) Sybase
5 1 (1.45%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
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