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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 71 67 42
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -25
Contract jobs citing J2EE 33 28 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.93% 1.85% 3.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.93% 6.59% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 32
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £425 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
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
476 425 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.80% 28.05% 25.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 281 217
Average daily rate £328 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 7
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +164.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 October 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 October 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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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 +2 30 £350 +7.69% 10
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Bradford - - - - 1
Halifax - - - - 4
J2EE
Yorkshire

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 73 (96.05%) Java
2 37 (48.68%) Oracle
3 25 (32.89%) SQL
4 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (26.32%) JSP
5 20 (26.32%) XML
6 19 (25.00%) OO
6 19 (25.00%) HTTP
6 19 (25.00%) Spring
7 17 (22.37%) Hibernate
8 16 (21.05%) jQuery
9 14 (18.42%) Ajax
9 14 (18.42%) MVC
9 14 (18.42%) JDBC
9 14 (18.42%) JUnit
10 13 (17.11%) PL/SQL
10 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
10 13 (17.11%) TDD
11 12 (15.79%) REST
12 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
12 11 (14.47%) HTML
12 11 (14.47%) E-Commerce
13 10 (13.16%) Servlets
13 10 (13.16%) Retail
13 10 (13.16%) Spring MVC
13 10 (13.16%) Oracle Retail
14 9 (11.84%) Oracle Service Bus
14 9 (11.84%) WebSphere
14 9 (11.84%) Web Services
14 9 (11.84%) Tomcat

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (11.84%) Tomcat
1 9 (11.84%) WebSphere
1 9 (11.84%) Oracle Service Bus
2 8 (10.53%) Jetty
2 8 (10.53%) Apache
3 5 (6.58%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.26%) ColdFusion
4 4 (5.26%) Node.js
5 3 (3.95%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.95%) nginx
5 3 (3.95%) JBoss
6 1 (1.32%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.32%) ATG Dynamo
6 1 (1.32%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.95%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.95%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.00%) HTTP
2 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.95%) DNS
2 3 (3.95%) SSL
2 3 (3.95%) DHCP
2 3 (3.95%) FTP
2 3 (3.95%) IPsec
3 1 (1.32%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
3 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) Redis
1 4 (5.26%) Riak
1 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.63%) DB2
3 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.32%) MySQL
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (18.42%) JUnit
2 8 (10.53%) Subversion
3 7 (9.21%) DbUnit
3 7 (9.21%) Ant
4 6 (7.89%) Selenium
5 4 (5.26%) JMeter
5 4 (5.26%) Maven
5 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.32%) Firebug
7 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.32%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.32%) Gradle
General
1 10 (13.16%) Retail
2 6 (7.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Law
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (61.84%) Developer
2 41 (53.95%) Java Developer
3 11 (14.47%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (6.58%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 4 (5.26%) Consultant
6 3 (3.95%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (3.95%) Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Senior Developer
6 3 (3.95%) C++/Java Developer
6 3 (3.95%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.95%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (3.95%) Technical Leader
7 2 (2.63%) Java Programmer
7 2 (2.63%) Java Consultant
7 2 (2.63%) Programmer
7 2 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (2.63%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (2.63%) Software Developer
7 2 (2.63%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.32%) JSP
1 20 (26.32%) XML
2 19 (25.00%) Spring
3 17 (22.37%) Hibernate
4 16 (21.05%) jQuery
5 14 (18.42%) JDBC
5 14 (18.42%) Ajax
6 12 (15.79%) REST
7 11 (14.47%) HTML
8 10 (13.16%) Servlets
8 10 (13.16%) Spring MVC
9 9 (11.84%) Web Services
10 7 (9.21%) Java EE
10 7 (9.21%) .NET
11 5 (6.58%) Middleware
12 4 (5.26%) XSD
12 4 (5.26%) JPA
12 4 (5.26%) AngularJS
13 2 (2.63%) SOAP
13 2 (2.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.26%) VLE
2 4 (5.26%) Open Source
3 3 (3.95%) GIS
4 1 (1.32%) Handset
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.32%) Animation
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) iPhone
4 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) UNIX
1 7 (9.21%) Linux
2 4 (5.26%) Solaris
3 3 (3.95%) Windows
4 2 (2.63%) Android
5 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.32%) AIX
5 1 (1.32%) zOS
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.00%) OO
3 14 (18.42%) MVC
4 13 (17.11%) TDD
5 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
5 11 (14.47%) E-Commerce
6 8 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 7 (9.21%) DevOps
7 7 (9.21%) OOD
8 5 (6.58%) BDD
8 5 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.26%) SOA
10 3 (3.95%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.95%) Validation
10 3 (3.95%) OOA/OOD
11 2 (2.63%) Scrum
11 2 (2.63%) Mentoring
12 1 (1.32%) Coaching
12 1 (1.32%) Kalman Filter
12 1 (1.32%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 73 (96.05%) Java
2 25 (32.89%) SQL
3 13 (17.11%) PL/SQL
3 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (10.53%) PHP
4 8 (10.53%) Python
5 6 (7.89%) C++
6 5 (6.58%) Ruby
7 4 (5.26%) XQuery
8 2 (2.63%) C
9 1 (1.32%) C#
9 1 (1.32%) VB
9 1 (1.32%) VC++
9 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Xen
1 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Puppet
2 4 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.32%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 37 (48.68%) Oracle
2 5 (6.58%) IBM
2 5 (6.58%) ATG
3 4 (5.26%) hybris
4 3 (3.95%) VMware
4 3 (3.95%) Google
5 1 (1.32%) Actimize
5 1 (1.32%) Kony
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.32%) HP
5 1 (1.32%) BEA
5 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.32%) TIBCO
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