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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 67 71 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -38
Contract jobs citing J2EE 31 32 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.83% 2.04% 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.47% 7.31% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 35
Average daily rate
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£340 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £422 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-18.91% -3.89%
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
479 438 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.24% 27.92% 32.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 263 350
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 7
Average hourly rate £29.50 £45.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.44% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £41.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -9 16 £325 +8.33% 8
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - -
Halifax - - - - 4
J2EE
Yorkshire

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 82 (92.13%) Java
2 35 (39.33%) Oracle
3 30 (33.71%) Spring
4 29 (32.58%) jQuery
5 28 (31.46%) SQL
6 26 (29.21%) Hibernate
7 24 (26.97%) JSP
8 22 (24.72%) XML
9 20 (22.47%) OO
10 18 (20.22%) JavaScript
11 17 (19.10%) HTML
12 16 (17.98%) HTTP
13 15 (16.85%) PL/SQL
13 15 (16.85%) JUnit
13 15 (16.85%) MVC
13 15 (16.85%) Ajax
14 14 (15.73%) REST
14 14 (15.73%) JDBC
15 13 (14.61%) Web Services
15 13 (14.61%) Tomcat
16 12 (13.48%) CSS
16 12 (13.48%) Finance
16 12 (13.48%) Maven
17 11 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (12.36%) TDD
18 10 (11.24%) Retail
18 10 (11.24%) Subversion
18 10 (11.24%) Servlets
18 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
18 10 (11.24%) Oracle Retail

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (14.61%) Tomcat
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (8.99%) Jetty
4 7 (7.87%) WebSphere
4 7 (7.87%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.62%) ColdFusion
5 5 (5.62%) Apache
6 4 (4.49%) IIS
7 3 (3.37%) nginx
8 1 (1.12%) AquaLogic Service Bus
8 1 (1.12%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (1.12%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (1.12%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.12%) Mule
8 1 (1.12%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.12%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.12%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.37%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.98%) HTTP
2 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.37%) DNS
2 3 (3.37%) SSL
2 3 (3.37%) DHCP
2 3 (3.37%) FTP
2 3 (3.37%) IPsec
3 1 (1.12%) Internet
3 1 (1.12%) Firewall
3 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.74%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.62%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.37%) MySQL
6 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.25%) DB2
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.12%) Big Data
7 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (16.85%) JUnit
2 12 (13.48%) Maven
3 10 (11.24%) Subversion
4 7 (7.87%) Ant
5 6 (6.74%) DbUnit
6 4 (4.49%) Selenium
6 4 (4.49%) NUnit
6 4 (4.49%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.37%) Hudson
7 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.25%) JMeter
9 1 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.12%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.12%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.12%) Firebug
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) Marketing
3 1 (1.12%) Automotive
3 1 (1.12%) Law
3 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (71.91%) Developer
2 55 (61.80%) Java Developer
3 18 (20.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (5.62%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (5.62%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (5.62%) Architect
4 5 (5.62%) Senior Developer
5 4 (4.49%) Applications Developer
5 4 (4.49%) Analyst
6 3 (3.37%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.37%) Consultant
6 3 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.37%) Technical Leader
6 3 (3.37%) C++/Java Developer
7 2 (2.25%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (2.25%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (2.25%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (2.25%) Software Developer
7 2 (2.25%) Tester
8 1 (1.12%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (33.71%) Spring
2 29 (32.58%) jQuery
3 26 (29.21%) Hibernate
4 24 (26.97%) JSP
5 22 (24.72%) XML
6 17 (19.10%) HTML
7 15 (16.85%) Ajax
8 14 (15.73%) JDBC
8 14 (15.73%) REST
9 13 (14.61%) Web Services
10 12 (13.48%) CSS
11 10 (11.24%) Servlets
12 9 (10.11%) .NET
12 9 (10.11%) JPA
12 9 (10.11%) Spring MVC
13 7 (7.87%) Struts
13 7 (7.87%) Java EE
14 6 (6.74%) XSD
15 5 (5.62%) Middleware
15 5 (5.62%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.49%) VLE
2 2 (2.25%) GIS
2 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.12%) Handset
3 1 (1.12%) Animation
3 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.12%) iPhone
3 1 (1.12%) Open Source
3 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.87%) Windows
2 4 (4.49%) UNIX
3 3 (3.37%) Linux
4 2 (2.25%) Android
5 1 (1.12%) zOS
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.47%) OO
2 15 (16.85%) MVC
3 11 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.36%) TDD
4 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering
5 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
5 8 (8.99%) Unit Testing
6 7 (7.87%) OOD
7 6 (6.74%) SOA
8 5 (5.62%) Scrum
9 4 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.49%) DevOps
10 3 (3.37%) Validation
11 2 (2.25%) CRM
11 2 (2.25%) UML
11 2 (2.25%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.25%) BDD
12 1 (1.12%) Parallel Processing
12 1 (1.12%) High Availability
12 1 (1.12%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 82 (92.13%) Java
2 28 (31.46%) SQL
3 18 (20.22%) JavaScript
4 15 (16.85%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.74%) C++
6 4 (4.49%) XQuery
7 2 (2.25%) Python
7 2 (2.25%) C
7 2 (2.25%) C#
8 1 (1.12%) Perl
8 1 (1.12%) PHP
8 1 (1.12%) VB
8 1 (1.12%) VC++
8 1 (1.12%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.12%) Ruby
8 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.87%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Xen
1 3 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (39.33%) Oracle
2 3 (3.37%) JBoss
2 3 (3.37%) IBM
2 3 (3.37%) VMware
2 3 (3.37%) Google
3 2 (2.25%) hybris
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.25%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.25%) ATG
3 2 (2.25%) Perforce
4 1 (1.12%) Kony
4 1 (1.12%) Actimize
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