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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 78 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -6
Contract jobs citing J2EE 27 34 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.57% 2.18% 2.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.12% 7.04% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 14
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.75 £31.70
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.46%
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
527 483 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.60% 30.96% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 321 205
Average daily rate £340 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £380 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 February 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 February 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 -3 26 £325 - 17
Bradford - - - - 1
Halifax - - - - 1
J2EE
Yorkshire

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 59 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (45.76%) Oracle
4 20 (33.90%) JUnit
4 20 (33.90%) SQL
4 20 (33.90%) Spring
5 19 (32.20%) Hibernate
5 19 (32.20%) XML
6 17 (28.81%) jQuery
7 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
7 16 (27.12%) TDD
7 16 (27.12%) MVC
8 15 (25.42%) Subversion
8 15 (25.42%) PHP
8 15 (25.42%) Python
9 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
10 12 (20.34%) OO
10 12 (20.34%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (16.95%) Ajax
12 10 (16.95%) Java EE
13 9 (15.25%) Maven
13 9 (15.25%) JPA
13 9 (15.25%) NoSQL
13 9 (15.25%) REST
14 8 (13.56%) Splunk
14 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
14 8 (13.56%) Apache Camel
14 8 (13.56%) Spring MVC
14 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (10.17%) Apache
1 6 (10.17%) Apache ServiceMix
2 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.47%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.78%) Node.js
4 3 (5.08%) OpenStack
4 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.39%) ColdFusion
5 2 (3.39%) JBoss
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.69%) CMS
6 1 (1.69%) ATG Dynamo
6 1 (1.69%) IIS
6 1 (1.69%) Jetty
6 1 (1.69%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.69%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) Firewall
2 5 (8.47%) LDAP
3 4 (6.78%) HTTP
4 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.69%) DNS
4 1 (1.69%) SSL
4 1 (1.69%) DHCP
4 1 (1.69%) FTP
4 1 (1.69%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (15.25%) NoSQL
3 7 (11.86%) Pentaho
4 6 (10.17%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.78%) Redis
5 4 (6.78%) Riak
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.69%) MySQL
7 1 (1.69%) DB2
7 1 (1.69%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 20 (33.90%) JUnit
2 15 (25.42%) Subversion
3 9 (15.25%) Maven
4 8 (13.56%) JMeter
4 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
5 7 (11.86%) Ant
5 7 (11.86%) DbUnit
6 6 (10.17%) QUnit
6 6 (10.17%) Git (software)
7 3 (5.08%) Selenium
8 2 (3.39%) PVCS
8 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.39%) Gradle
9 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (62.71%) Developer
2 31 (52.54%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Java Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Java Programmer
8 2 (3.39%) Programmer
8 2 (3.39%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.90%) Spring
2 19 (32.20%) Hibernate
2 19 (32.20%) XML
3 17 (28.81%) jQuery
4 10 (16.95%) Java EE
4 10 (16.95%) Ajax
5 9 (15.25%) JPA
5 9 (15.25%) REST
6 8 (13.56%) Spring MVC
6 8 (13.56%) ActiveMQ
6 8 (13.56%) HTML
6 8 (13.56%) Apache Camel
7 7 (11.86%) JRules
7 7 (11.86%) Mustache
7 7 (11.86%) Drools
8 6 (10.17%) JSON
8 6 (10.17%) JSP
9 5 (8.47%) Web Services
10 4 (6.78%) .NET
11 3 (5.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Smartcard
1 6 (10.17%) PKI
2 5 (8.47%) Open Source
2 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Linux
1 6 (10.17%) CentOS
2 4 (6.78%) UNIX
2 4 (6.78%) Solaris
3 1 (1.69%) AIX
3 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) TDD
2 16 (27.12%) MVC
3 12 (20.34%) OO
4 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
6 7 (11.86%) OOD
6 7 (11.86%) ITIL
6 7 (11.86%) Workflow
7 6 (10.17%) Scrum
7 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.47%) BDD
8 5 (8.47%) DevOps
9 4 (6.78%) Waterfall
10 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.08%) SOA
10 3 (5.08%) OOA/OOD
11 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (3.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (33.90%) SQL
3 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
4 15 (25.42%) PHP
4 15 (25.42%) Python
5 7 (11.86%) PL/SQL
5 7 (11.86%) C#
6 5 (8.47%) Shell Script
6 5 (8.47%) Ruby
7 1 (1.69%) PHP5
7 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.69%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Xen
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) OpenIDM
2 6 (10.17%) Puppet
3 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.08%) Graphite
4 2 (3.39%) OpenView
Vendors
1 27 (45.76%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) Splunk
3 7 (11.86%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.17%) Cisco
5 5 (8.47%) Sun
6 3 (5.08%) ATG
7 2 (3.39%) IBM
7 2 (3.39%) hybris
8 1 (1.69%) HP
8 1 (1.69%) BEA
8 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.69%) Vignette
8 1 (1.69%) Open Text
8 1 (1.69%) VMware
8 1 (1.69%) Google
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £390 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Bradford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago