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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 94 58 71
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +13
Contract jobs citing J2EE 28 41 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.29% 2.42% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.62% 8.37% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £310 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
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
606 490 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.89% 28.93% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 315 210
Average daily rate £335 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -68.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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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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 -22 21 £400 +14.28% 26
Bradford -10 3 - - 1
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 - -
J2EE
Yorkshire

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 57 (89.06%) Java
2 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (39.06%) SQL
3 25 (39.06%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 23 (35.94%) Tomcat
6 22 (34.38%) Apache
6 22 (34.38%) Linux
6 22 (34.38%) WebSphere
7 20 (31.25%) HTML
8 18 (28.13%) Spring
8 18 (28.13%) Jenkins
9 17 (26.56%) Servlets
10 16 (25.00%) .NET
10 16 (25.00%) Oracle
10 16 (25.00%) HTTP
10 16 (25.00%) Configuration Management
10 16 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
11 15 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (23.44%) VMware
11 15 (23.44%) JUnit
11 15 (23.44%) XML
12 14 (21.88%) Unit Testing
13 13 (20.31%) Maven
13 13 (20.31%) TDD
13 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
14 12 (18.75%) IPsec
14 12 (18.75%) IIS
14 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
14 12 (18.75%) DHCP

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (35.94%) Tomcat
2 22 (34.38%) Apache
2 22 (34.38%) WebSphere
3 12 (18.75%) Jetty
3 12 (18.75%) nginx
3 12 (18.75%) IIS
3 12 (18.75%) JBoss
4 8 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 7 (10.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Node.js
7 2 (3.13%) CMS
8 1 (1.56%) ATG Dynamo
8 1 (1.56%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (18.75%) Google App Engine
2 12 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (18.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (4.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.00%) HTTP
2 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 12 (18.75%) DNS
2 12 (18.75%) DHCP
2 12 (18.75%) FTP
2 12 (18.75%) IPsec
3 11 (17.19%) SSL
4 8 (12.50%) LDAP
5 3 (4.69%) WAN
6 1 (1.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) MySQL
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.94%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.69%) Big Data
4 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.69%) DB2
4 3 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.56%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 18 (28.13%) Jenkins
2 15 (23.44%) JUnit
3 13 (20.31%) Maven
4 9 (14.06%) Ant
5 6 (9.38%) JMeter
5 6 (9.38%) Eclipse
6 5 (7.81%) Subversion
7 4 (6.25%) Selenium
8 2 (3.13%) PVCS
9 1 (1.56%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.56%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.56%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.56%) Hudson
9 1 (1.56%) QUnit
9 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.56%) Gradle
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.69%) Marketing
3 3 (4.69%) Publishing
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (50.00%) Developer
2 22 (34.38%) Java Developer
3 6 (9.38%) Analyst
3 6 (9.38%) Architect
3 6 (9.38%) Senior Developer
4 5 (7.81%) Support Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Consultant
4 5 (7.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.69%) Java Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) WebSphere Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Web Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Release Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) HTML
2 18 (28.13%) Spring
3 17 (26.56%) Servlets
4 16 (25.00%) .NET
5 15 (23.44%) XML
6 11 (17.19%) JSP
7 10 (15.63%) CSS
7 10 (15.63%) Hibernate
7 10 (15.63%) jQuery
8 7 (10.94%) Web Services
9 5 (7.81%) Java EE
9 5 (7.81%) HTML5
10 4 (6.25%) OSGi
10 4 (6.25%) REST
10 4 (6.25%) CSS3
10 4 (6.25%) Struts
11 3 (4.69%) XSL
11 3 (4.69%) XHTML
11 3 (4.69%) Spring MVC
11 3 (4.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Cryptography
3 3 (4.69%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.56%) VUI
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) PMI
5 1 (1.56%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.56%) IVR
5 1 (1.56%) PKI
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.38%) Linux
2 9 (14.06%) UNIX
3 6 (9.38%) Windows
4 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.13%) AIX
6 1 (1.56%) Solaris
6 1 (1.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.06%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 14 (21.88%) Unit Testing
5 13 (20.31%) TDD
6 12 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 10 (15.63%) OO
7 10 (15.63%) Scrum
8 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
8 9 (14.06%) DevOps
9 8 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 7 (10.94%) MVC
10 7 (10.94%) ITIL
10 7 (10.94%) Open Source
11 6 (9.38%) Multithreading
11 6 (9.38%) OOD
12 5 (7.81%) BDD
12 5 (7.81%) Concurrent Programming
13 4 (6.25%) SOA
14 3 (4.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (89.06%) Java
2 25 (39.06%) SQL
3 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 6 (9.38%) C++
5 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.69%) PHP
6 3 (4.69%) Python
7 2 (3.13%) Perl
7 2 (3.13%) PHP5
7 2 (3.13%) Scala
7 2 (3.13%) BeanShell
8 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.56%) Groovy
8 1 (1.56%) AWK
8 1 (1.56%) Jython
8 1 (1.56%) XPath
8 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) Sun Certification
4 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.13%) CISSP
5 1 (1.56%) ISEB
5 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 15 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (18.75%) Xen
3 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) Puppet
2 9 (14.06%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.13%) OpenView
4 1 (1.56%) Nagios
4 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.56%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Oracle
2 15 (23.44%) VMware
3 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
4 12 (18.75%) Google
5 9 (14.06%) IBM
6 8 (12.50%) Sun
7 6 (9.38%) Adobe
8 4 (6.25%) BEA
8 4 (6.25%) hybris
8 4 (6.25%) Splunk
8 4 (6.25%) Red Hat
8 4 (6.25%) ATG
9 2 (3.13%) Novell
9 2 (3.13%) HP
9 2 (3.13%) Sybase
9 2 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (3.13%) SAP
10 1 (1.56%) Chordiant
10 1 (1.56%) Cisco
10 1 (1.56%) Vignette
Leeds
Resource Partners Ltd
Rate: Salary negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 11 days ago