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 15 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 73 65 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -32
Contract jobs citing J2EE 25 35 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.51% 2.32% 5.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.06% 8.18% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 38
Average daily rate
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£375 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £425 £327
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 £31.25 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-13.19% -2.70%
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
494 428 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.78% 28.42% 31.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 260 332
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £240
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 3 19 9
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +143.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 15 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 15 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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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 -3 16 £325 +8.33% 12
Bradford +5 3 - - 1
Halifax - - - - 3
Wakefield - - - - 1
J2EE
Yorkshire

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 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 84 (92.31%) Java
2 35 (38.46%) Oracle
3 33 (36.26%) Spring
4 31 (34.07%) jQuery
5 29 (31.87%) Hibernate
6 28 (30.77%) SQL
7 26 (28.57%) JSP
8 24 (26.37%) XML
8 24 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (23.08%) OO
10 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
10 18 (19.78%) HTML
10 18 (19.78%) MVC
11 16 (17.58%) JUnit
11 16 (17.58%) HTTP
11 16 (17.58%) Ajax
11 16 (17.58%) REST
12 15 (16.48%) PL/SQL
13 14 (15.38%) JDBC
13 14 (15.38%) Web Services
14 13 (14.29%) Tomcat
15 12 (13.19%) TDD
15 12 (13.19%) Maven
15 12 (13.19%) Spring MVC
16 11 (12.09%) Subversion
16 11 (12.09%) Finance
16 11 (12.09%) CSS
17 10 (10.99%) Servlets
17 10 (10.99%) Retail
17 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 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 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 9 (9.89%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (8.79%) Jetty
4 7 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 7 (7.69%) WebLogic
5 6 (6.59%) Apache
6 5 (5.49%) ColdFusion
7 3 (3.30%) IIS
7 3 (3.30%) nginx
8 1 (1.10%) AquaLogic Service Bus
8 1 (1.10%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (1.10%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (1.10%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.10%) Mule
8 1 (1.10%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.10%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.10%) AquaLogic
Business Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.30%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.58%) HTTP
2 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.30%) DNS
2 3 (3.30%) SSL
2 3 (3.30%) DHCP
2 3 (3.30%) FTP
2 3 (3.30%) IPsec
3 1 (1.10%) Internet
3 1 (1.10%) Firewall
3 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.30%) MySQL
3 3 (3.30%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.10%) Big Data
5 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.10%) DB2
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (17.58%) JUnit
2 12 (13.19%) Maven
3 11 (12.09%) Subversion
4 7 (7.69%) DbUnit
5 6 (6.59%) Ant
6 5 (5.49%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.40%) Selenium
8 3 (3.30%) NUnit
8 3 (3.30%) Hudson
8 3 (3.30%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.20%) JMeter
10 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (1.10%) Firebug
10 1 (1.10%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (12.09%) Finance
2 10 (10.99%) Retail
3 1 (1.10%) Marketing
3 1 (1.10%) Automotive
3 1 (1.10%) Law
3 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (73.63%) Developer
2 58 (63.74%) Java Developer
3 21 (23.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (5.49%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (4.40%) Applications Developer
5 4 (4.40%) Senior Developer
5 4 (4.40%) Analyst
5 4 (4.40%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (3.30%) C++/Java Developer
6 3 (3.30%) Consultant
6 3 (3.30%) Technical Leader
6 3 (3.30%) Architect
6 3 (3.30%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.20%) Software Developer
7 2 (2.20%) Tester
7 2 (2.20%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (2.20%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (2.20%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (1.10%) Java Consultant
8 1 (1.10%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.26%) Spring
2 31 (34.07%) jQuery
3 29 (31.87%) Hibernate
4 26 (28.57%) JSP
5 24 (26.37%) XML
6 18 (19.78%) HTML
7 16 (17.58%) Ajax
7 16 (17.58%) REST
8 14 (15.38%) Web Services
8 14 (15.38%) JDBC
9 12 (13.19%) Spring MVC
10 11 (12.09%) CSS
11 10 (10.99%) Servlets
11 10 (10.99%) JPA
12 9 (9.89%) Java EE
13 7 (7.69%) Struts
13 7 (7.69%) .NET
13 7 (7.69%) XSD
14 6 (6.59%) AngularJS
15 5 (5.49%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) VLE
3 2 (2.20%) GIS
3 2 (2.20%) Open Source
3 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.10%) Handset
4 1 (1.10%) Animation
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.59%) Windows
2 4 (4.40%) Linux
2 4 (4.40%) UNIX
3 2 (2.20%) Android
4 1 (1.10%) zOS
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.08%) OO
3 18 (19.78%) MVC
4 12 (13.19%) TDD
5 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering
6 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
6 8 (8.79%) OOD
6 8 (8.79%) Unit Testing
7 5 (5.49%) Scrum
7 5 (5.49%) DevOps
7 5 (5.49%) SOA
8 4 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.30%) Validation
9 3 (3.30%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.20%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.20%) BDD
11 1 (1.10%) Parallel Processing
11 1 (1.10%) High Availability
11 1 (1.10%) Change Control
11 1 (1.10%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 84 (92.31%) Java
2 28 (30.77%) SQL
3 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
4 15 (16.48%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.59%) C++
6 4 (4.40%) XQuery
7 3 (3.30%) Python
8 2 (2.20%) PHP
8 2 (2.20%) C
9 1 (1.10%) C#
9 1 (1.10%) VB
9 1 (1.10%) VC++
9 1 (1.10%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.10%) Ruby
9 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.10%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Xen
1 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) Puppet
2 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.10%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 35 (38.46%) Oracle
2 3 (3.30%) JBoss
2 3 (3.30%) IBM
2 3 (3.30%) VMware
2 3 (3.30%) Google
3 2 (2.20%) hybris
3 2 (2.20%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.20%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.20%) ATG
3 2 (2.20%) Perforce
4 1 (1.10%) Kony
4 1 (1.10%) Actimize
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £365 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago