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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 73 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs citing J2EE 34 27 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.85% 1.69% 2.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.11% 5.96% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 33
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £257 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £375 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.09 £33.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+6.32% +4.76%
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
478 453 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.98% 28.29% 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 266 231
Average daily rate £350 £300 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% -16.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £20.50 £5.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £66.85 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 30 £344 +5.76% 10
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Halifax - - - - 1
J2EE
Yorkshire

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (96.88%) Java
2 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (42.19%) Oracle
4 23 (35.94%) SQL
5 22 (34.38%) JUnit
6 20 (31.25%) XML
7 19 (29.69%) Hibernate
8 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
9 15 (23.44%) TDD
9 15 (23.44%) Subversion
10 14 (21.88%) Spring
10 14 (21.88%) MVC
10 14 (21.88%) OO
10 14 (21.88%) Python
11 13 (20.31%) PHP
11 13 (20.31%) jQuery
12 11 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (15.63%) HTML
13 10 (15.63%) WebSphere
13 10 (15.63%) Java EE
14 9 (14.06%) Ajax
14 9 (14.06%) JMeter
14 9 (14.06%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (14.06%) OOD
14 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
14 9 (14.06%) HTTP
14 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
14 9 (14.06%) DbUnit
14 9 (14.06%) Jenkins
15 8 (12.50%) NoSQL

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (15.63%) WebSphere
2 7 (10.94%) Apache
2 7 (10.94%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.81%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.81%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (6.25%) Node.js
5 3 (4.69%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.69%) JBoss
5 3 (4.69%) Jetty
5 3 (4.69%) nginx
6 2 (3.13%) ColdFusion
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.56%) ATG Dynamo
7 1 (1.56%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.69%) Google App Engine
1 3 (4.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) HTTP
2 6 (9.38%) Firewall
3 3 (4.69%) IPsec
3 3 (4.69%) DHCP
3 3 (4.69%) FTP
3 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.69%) DNS
3 3 (4.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.38%) Pentaho
4 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.25%) Redis
5 4 (6.25%) Riak
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.56%) DB2
7 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.56%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 22 (34.38%) JUnit
2 15 (23.44%) Subversion
3 9 (14.06%) JMeter
3 9 (14.06%) DbUnit
3 9 (14.06%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.38%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.81%) Selenium
5 5 (7.81%) QUnit
6 3 (4.69%) Maven
7 2 (3.13%) Ant
7 2 (3.13%) Gradle
8 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (60.94%) Developer
2 31 (48.44%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Technical Leader
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Architect
7 2 (3.13%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.13%) Programmer
7 2 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Java Programmer
8 1 (1.56%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 1 (1.56%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) XML
2 19 (29.69%) Hibernate
3 14 (21.88%) Spring
4 13 (20.31%) jQuery
5 10 (15.63%) Java EE
5 10 (15.63%) HTML
6 9 (14.06%) Ajax
7 8 (12.50%) JPA
7 8 (12.50%) REST
8 7 (10.94%) Spring MVC
8 7 (10.94%) Web Services
8 7 (10.94%) .NET
8 7 (10.94%) ActiveMQ
8 7 (10.94%) Apache Camel
9 6 (9.38%) JRules
9 6 (9.38%) Drools
9 6 (9.38%) Mustache
10 5 (7.81%) JSON
10 5 (7.81%) JSP
11 3 (4.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Smartcard
1 5 (7.81%) PKI
2 4 (6.25%) Open Source
3 3 (4.69%) GIS
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) UNIX
3 5 (7.81%) CentOS
4 4 (6.25%) Solaris
5 2 (3.13%) Windows
6 1 (1.56%) AIX
6 1 (1.56%) zOS
6 1 (1.56%) Android
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.44%) TDD
3 14 (21.88%) OO
3 14 (21.88%) MVC
4 11 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (14.06%) OOD
5 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
6 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 8 (12.50%) DevOps
7 6 (9.38%) Workflow
7 6 (9.38%) SOA
8 5 (7.81%) Scrum
8 5 (7.81%) BDD
9 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
9 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.69%) Validation
10 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.69%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 62 (96.88%) Java
2 23 (35.94%) SQL
3 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 14 (21.88%) Python
5 13 (20.31%) PHP
6 7 (10.94%) PL/SQL
7 6 (9.38%) Ruby
7 6 (9.38%) C#
8 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Xen
1 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) OpenIDM
2 5 (7.81%) Puppet
3 4 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.69%) Graphite
5 1 (1.56%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 27 (42.19%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.81%) ATG
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco
3 5 (7.81%) IBM
3 5 (7.81%) Splunk
4 4 (6.25%) hybris
5 3 (4.69%) Google
5 3 (4.69%) VMware
6 1 (1.56%) Actimize
6 1 (1.56%) HP
6 1 (1.56%) BEA
6 1 (1.56%) Kony
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £330 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago