The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 54 71 41
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -30
Contract jobs citing J2EE 42 25 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.50% 1.64% 4.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.88% 7.06% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 29
Average daily rate
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£340 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £253 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £340 £330
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 £34.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
473 354 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.12% 23.21% 32.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 204 345
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 11
Average hourly rate £13.00 £41.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.29% +121.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
J2EE
Yorkshire

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +5 20 £350 +16.66% 8
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
Halifax - - - - 3
J2EE
Yorkshire

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 85 (92.39%) Java
2 36 (39.13%) Oracle
3 33 (35.87%) jQuery
4 32 (34.78%) Spring
5 30 (32.61%) SQL
6 29 (31.52%) Hibernate
7 24 (26.09%) JSP
7 24 (26.09%) XML
8 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
8 19 (20.65%) HTML
8 19 (20.65%) OO
9 18 (19.57%) PL/SQL
10 17 (18.48%) MVC
11 16 (17.39%) Finance
11 16 (17.39%) REST
12 15 (16.30%) Ajax
12 15 (16.30%) TDD
12 15 (16.30%) CSS
13 14 (15.22%) JDBC
13 14 (15.22%) Web Services
13 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (13.04%) JUnit
14 12 (13.04%) Maven
15 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
15 11 (11.96%) HTTP
16 10 (10.87%) Retail
16 10 (10.87%) Oracle Retail
17 9 (9.78%) Oracle Service Bus
17 9 (9.78%) Software Engineering
17 9 (9.78%) Java EE

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (9.78%) Tomcat
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle Service Bus
2 7 (7.61%) ColdFusion
3 6 (6.52%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.43%) Jetty
5 4 (4.35%) IIS
6 3 (3.26%) Apache
6 3 (3.26%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.09%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (1.09%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.09%) Mule
7 1 (1.09%) AquaLogic Service Bus
7 1 (1.09%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.09%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.09%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.09%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) HTTP
2 2 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (1.09%) Wireless
3 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.52%) MySQL
2 6 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.43%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.17%) Big Data
5 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.17%) DB2
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 12 (13.04%) JUnit
1 12 (13.04%) Maven
2 7 (7.61%) Ant
2 7 (7.61%) Subversion
3 4 (4.35%) NUnit
3 4 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.26%) Selenium
4 3 (3.26%) DbUnit
4 3 (3.26%) Hudson
5 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.09%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.09%) Firebug
6 1 (1.09%) JMeter
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.09%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.09%) CruiseControl
General
1 16 (17.39%) Finance
2 10 (10.87%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Marketing
3 1 (1.09%) Automotive
3 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (76.09%) Developer
2 60 (65.22%) Java Developer
3 20 (21.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (5.43%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (5.43%) Analyst
4 5 (5.43%) Architect
5 4 (4.35%) Applications Developer
5 4 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 4 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (4.35%) Consultant
6 3 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.26%) C++/Java Developer
6 3 (3.26%) Software Developer
6 3 (3.26%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.17%) Business Analyst
7 2 (2.17%) Tester
7 2 (2.17%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (2.17%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (1.09%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 1 (1.09%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.87%) jQuery
2 32 (34.78%) Spring
3 29 (31.52%) Hibernate
4 24 (26.09%) JSP
4 24 (26.09%) XML
5 19 (20.65%) HTML
6 16 (17.39%) REST
7 15 (16.30%) CSS
7 15 (16.30%) Ajax
8 14 (15.22%) Web Services
8 14 (15.22%) JDBC
9 9 (9.78%) Java EE
9 9 (9.78%) JPA
9 9 (9.78%) Spring MVC
10 8 (8.70%) Struts
10 8 (8.70%) XSD
11 7 (7.61%) Servlets
12 6 (6.52%) .NET
13 5 (5.43%) JMS
13 5 (5.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.35%) VLE
2 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.09%) GIS
3 1 (1.09%) Handset
3 1 (1.09%) Animation
3 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.09%) iPhone
3 1 (1.09%) Open Source
3 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.52%) Windows
2 3 (3.26%) UNIX
3 2 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (1.09%) AIX
4 1 (1.09%) zOS
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.65%) OO
2 17 (18.48%) MVC
3 15 (16.30%) TDD
4 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (9.78%) Software Engineering
6 8 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 6 (6.52%) SOA
7 6 (6.52%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.52%) Scrum
8 4 (4.35%) OOD
9 3 (3.26%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.26%) Validation
9 3 (3.26%) UML
9 3 (3.26%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.26%) Test Automation
9 3 (3.26%) BDD
10 2 (2.17%) Parallel Processing
10 2 (2.17%) High Availability
10 2 (2.17%) Web Design
10 2 (2.17%) Complex Event Processing
Programming Languages
1 85 (92.39%) Java
2 30 (32.61%) SQL
3 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
4 18 (19.57%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.52%) C++
6 4 (4.35%) XQuery
7 3 (3.26%) C
8 2 (2.17%) C#
8 2 (2.17%) PHP
8 2 (2.17%) Python
9 1 (1.09%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.09%) Scala
9 1 (1.09%) VB
9 1 (1.09%) VC++
9 1 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Samba
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 36 (39.13%) Oracle
2 4 (4.35%) JBoss
3 3 (3.26%) Perforce
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.17%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.09%) ATG
5 1 (1.09%) hybris
5 1 (1.09%) Kony
5 1 (1.09%) IBM
5 1 (1.09%) Business Objects
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