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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 64 66 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -34
Contract jobs citing J2EE 31 32 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.82% 2.07% 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.50% 7.46% 16.14%
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
477 429 632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.03% 27.73% 32.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 256 351
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -11 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 29 August 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 (91.11%) Java
2 36 (40.00%) Oracle
3 30 (33.33%) Spring
3 30 (33.33%) jQuery
4 29 (32.22%) SQL
5 26 (28.89%) Hibernate
6 24 (26.67%) JSP
7 22 (24.44%) XML
8 21 (23.33%) OO
9 18 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 17 (18.89%) HTML
11 16 (17.78%) PL/SQL
11 16 (17.78%) HTTP
11 16 (17.78%) MVC
12 15 (16.67%) JUnit
12 15 (16.67%) Ajax
13 14 (15.56%) REST
13 14 (15.56%) JDBC
14 13 (14.44%) Web Services
14 13 (14.44%) Tomcat
14 13 (14.44%) Finance
15 12 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (13.33%) TDD
15 12 (13.33%) CSS
15 12 (13.33%) Maven
16 10 (11.11%) Oracle Retail
16 10 (11.11%) Servlets
16 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
16 10 (11.11%) Retail
16 10 (11.11%) Subversion

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (14.44%) Tomcat
2 9 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (8.89%) Jetty
4 7 (7.78%) WebLogic
4 7 (7.78%) WebSphere
5 6 (6.67%) ColdFusion
6 5 (5.56%) Apache
7 4 (4.44%) IIS
8 3 (3.33%) nginx
9 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.11%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (1.11%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.11%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (1.11%) AquaLogic Service Bus
9 1 (1.11%) AquaLogic
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (1.11%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (1.11%) GlassFish
9 1 (1.11%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.33%) Google App Engine
1 3 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.78%) HTTP
2 3 (3.33%) DNS
2 3 (3.33%) IPsec
2 3 (3.33%) DHCP
2 3 (3.33%) FTP
2 3 (3.33%) SSL
2 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.11%) Internet
3 1 (1.11%) Firewall
3 1 (1.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.33%) MySQL
6 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.22%) DB2
7 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.11%) Big Data
7 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (16.67%) JUnit
2 12 (13.33%) Maven
3 10 (11.11%) Subversion
4 7 (7.78%) Ant
5 6 (6.67%) DbUnit
6 4 (4.44%) Selenium
6 4 (4.44%) Eclipse
6 4 (4.44%) NUnit
7 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.33%) Hudson
7 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.22%) JMeter
9 1 (1.11%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.11%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.11%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.11%) Firebug
General
1 13 (14.44%) Finance
2 10 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.11%) Automotive
3 1 (1.11%) Law
3 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (72.22%) Developer
2 55 (61.11%) Java Developer
3 18 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (5.56%) Architect
4 5 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 5 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (4.44%) Applications Developer
5 4 (4.44%) Analyst
6 3 (3.33%) Software Developer
6 3 (3.33%) Consultant
6 3 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.33%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.33%) Technical Leader
6 3 (3.33%) C++/Java Developer
7 2 (2.22%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (2.22%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (2.22%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (2.22%) Tester
8 1 (1.11%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (33.33%) Spring
1 30 (33.33%) jQuery
2 26 (28.89%) Hibernate
3 24 (26.67%) JSP
4 22 (24.44%) XML
5 17 (18.89%) HTML
6 15 (16.67%) Ajax
7 14 (15.56%) REST
7 14 (15.56%) JDBC
8 13 (14.44%) Web Services
9 12 (13.33%) CSS
10 10 (11.11%) Servlets
11 9 (10.00%) .NET
11 9 (10.00%) Spring MVC
11 9 (10.00%) JPA
12 7 (7.78%) Struts
12 7 (7.78%) Java EE
13 6 (6.67%) XSD
14 5 (5.56%) Middleware
14 5 (5.56%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.44%) VLE
2 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.22%) GIS
3 1 (1.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.11%) Handset
3 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.11%) Animation
3 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.11%) iPhone
3 1 (1.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.78%) Windows
2 4 (4.44%) UNIX
3 3 (3.33%) Linux
4 2 (2.22%) Android
5 1 (1.11%) zOS
5 1 (1.11%) AIX
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.33%) OO
2 16 (17.78%) MVC
3 12 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.33%) TDD
4 9 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (8.89%) Unit Testing
5 8 (8.89%) E-Commerce
6 7 (7.78%) OOD
7 6 (6.67%) SOA
8 5 (5.56%) Scrum
9 4 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.44%) DevOps
10 3 (3.33%) Validation
11 2 (2.22%) BDD
11 2 (2.22%) UML
11 2 (2.22%) CRM
11 2 (2.22%) Configuration Management
12 1 (1.11%) Service Delivery
12 1 (1.11%) Disaster Recovery
12 1 (1.11%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 82 (91.11%) Java
2 29 (32.22%) SQL
3 18 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (17.78%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.67%) C++
6 4 (4.44%) XQuery
7 2 (2.22%) Python
7 2 (2.22%) C
7 2 (2.22%) C#
8 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.11%) Perl
8 1 (1.11%) PHP
8 1 (1.11%) VB
8 1 (1.11%) VC++
8 1 (1.11%) Ruby
8 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Xen
1 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (3.33%) VMware
2 3 (3.33%) IBM
2 3 (3.33%) JBoss
2 3 (3.33%) Google
3 2 (2.22%) hybris
3 2 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.22%) ATG
3 2 (2.22%) Perforce
3 2 (2.22%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.11%) Kony
4 1 (1.11%) Actimize
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