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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 86 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Contract jobs citing J2EE 24 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.31% 1.87% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.23% 6.14% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 6
Average daily rate
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£335 £356 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.96% +23.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £450 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £33.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +3.84%
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
567 505 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.93% 30.40% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 345 191
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% +22.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -9 22 £335 -4.28% 12
Wetherby - - - -
Bradford - - - -
J2EE
Yorkshire

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 58 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (70.69%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (46.55%) Oracle
4 22 (37.93%) SQL
5 20 (34.48%) Spring
6 19 (32.76%) TDD
6 19 (32.76%) JUnit
7 17 (29.31%) Hibernate
8 16 (27.59%) MVC
8 16 (27.59%) XML
8 16 (27.59%) jQuery
9 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
10 14 (24.14%) PHP
10 14 (24.14%) OO
10 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (22.41%) Python
11 13 (22.41%) Subversion
12 12 (20.69%) Scrum
13 11 (18.97%) Finance
13 11 (18.97%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
14 10 (17.24%) NoSQL
14 10 (17.24%) Ajax
15 9 (15.52%) Maven
15 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
15 9 (15.52%) PL/SQL
15 9 (15.52%) Splunk
15 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
16 8 (13.79%) Apache Camel
16 8 (13.79%) REST

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (10.34%) Apache ServiceMix
1 6 (10.34%) WebSphere
1 6 (10.34%) Apache
2 5 (8.62%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.90%) Node.js
4 3 (5.17%) JBoss
4 3 (5.17%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.45%) nginx
5 2 (3.45%) Jetty
5 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.45%) IIS
5 2 (3.45%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.72%) CMS
6 1 (1.72%) ATG Dynamo
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.45%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Firewall
2 5 (8.62%) LDAP
3 4 (6.90%) HTTP
4 2 (3.45%) DHCP
4 2 (3.45%) FTP
4 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.45%) DNS
4 2 (3.45%) SSL
4 2 (3.45%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (17.24%) NoSQL
3 7 (12.07%) MongoDB
3 7 (12.07%) Pentaho
4 4 (6.90%) Redis
4 4 (6.90%) Riak
4 4 (6.90%) MySQL
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.45%) DB2
6 1 (1.72%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 19 (32.76%) JUnit
2 13 (22.41%) Subversion
3 9 (15.52%) Maven
3 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
4 8 (13.79%) Ant
5 7 (12.07%) JMeter
6 6 (10.34%) QUnit
6 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
7 5 (8.62%) DbUnit
8 2 (3.45%) Gradle
8 2 (3.45%) Jasmine
8 2 (3.45%) Selenium
8 2 (3.45%) PVCS
8 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.72%) Hudson
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Developer
2 30 (51.72%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Java Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Lead Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.17%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Java Programmer
7 2 (3.45%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (34.48%) Spring
2 17 (29.31%) Hibernate
3 16 (27.59%) XML
3 16 (27.59%) jQuery
4 10 (17.24%) Ajax
5 8 (13.79%) Apache Camel
5 8 (13.79%) REST
5 8 (13.79%) ActiveMQ
6 7 (12.07%) JRules
6 7 (12.07%) HTML
6 7 (12.07%) Java EE
6 7 (12.07%) JPA
6 7 (12.07%) Drools
6 7 (12.07%) Mustache
7 6 (10.34%) JSON
7 6 (10.34%) Spring MVC
7 6 (10.34%) .NET
8 5 (8.62%) JSP
9 4 (6.90%) CSS
10 3 (5.17%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (10.34%) PKI
1 6 (10.34%) Smartcard
2 5 (8.62%) Cryptography
3 3 (5.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) CentOS
1 6 (10.34%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) Solaris
2 2 (3.45%) UNIX
3 1 (1.72%) AIX
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (70.69%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) TDD
3 16 (27.59%) MVC
4 14 (24.14%) OO
4 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (20.69%) Scrum
6 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.07%) Workflow
7 7 (12.07%) ITIL
7 7 (12.07%) BDD
8 6 (10.34%) DevOps
8 6 (10.34%) OOD
9 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.90%) SOA
11 3 (5.17%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.17%) UML
12 2 (3.45%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (37.93%) SQL
3 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
4 14 (24.14%) PHP
5 13 (22.41%) Python
6 9 (15.52%) PL/SQL
7 7 (12.07%) C#
8 5 (8.62%) Shell Script
8 5 (8.62%) Ruby
9 2 (3.45%) PHP5
9 2 (3.45%) C++
10 1 (1.72%) XPath
10 1 (1.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Xen
1 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) OpenIDM
2 4 (6.90%) Puppet
3 3 (5.17%) Graphite
3 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.45%) OpenView
5 1 (1.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (46.55%) Oracle
2 9 (15.52%) Splunk
3 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.34%) Cisco
5 5 (8.62%) Sun
6 3 (5.17%) IBM
6 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.45%) hybris
7 2 (3.45%) ATG
7 2 (3.45%) VMware
7 2 (3.45%) Google
8 1 (1.72%) OpenText
8 1 (1.72%) BEA
8 1 (1.72%) HP
8 1 (1.72%) Vignette
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £325 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago