The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 112 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -11
Contract jobs citing Java EE 2 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.10% 0.74% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 2.50% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 11
Average daily rate £365 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +17.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +26.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £180.00
Java EE
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
600 519 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.57% 29.64% 30.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 347 295
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £460 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £10.20 £40.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.50% -77.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java EE across the West Yorkshire region.

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Java EE
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the West Yorkshire region.

Java EE Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Java EE
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 Java EE within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -9 2 £365 -14.11% 1
Java EE
Yorkshire

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) Oracle
4 9 (56.25%) MySQL
4 9 (56.25%) Node.js
5 8 (50.00%) HTML
6 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
6 7 (43.75%) CSS
6 7 (43.75%) Servlets
6 7 (43.75%) Linux
6 7 (43.75%) BDD
6 7 (43.75%) Spring
7 6 (37.50%) RESTful
7 6 (37.50%) MongoDB
7 6 (37.50%) REST
7 6 (37.50%) JSP
8 5 (31.25%) SOAP
8 5 (31.25%) XHTML
8 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
8 5 (31.25%) Mac OS X
8 5 (31.25%) API Design
8 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
9 4 (25.00%) Mockito
9 4 (25.00%) Web Services
10 3 (18.75%) OO
10 3 (18.75%) JBoss
10 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
10 3 (18.75%) Scrum

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (56.25%) Node.js
2 3 (18.75%) JBoss
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 2 (12.50%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.25%) InDesign
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
2 6 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) DB2
5 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (6.25%) OLTP
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Mockito
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Ant
3 2 (12.50%) DbUnit
3 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) jMock
3 2 (12.50%) JUnit
3 2 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (6.25%) AccuRev
4 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.25%) Gradle
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Java Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JSP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Principal Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Principal Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Principal Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) Servlets
2 7 (43.75%) Spring
3 6 (37.50%) JSP
3 6 (37.50%) REST
3 6 (37.50%) RESTful
4 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
4 5 (31.25%) SOAP
4 5 (31.25%) XHTML
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) Spring MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Ajax
7 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (12.50%) J2EE
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) JSON
7 2 (12.50%) PowerMock
7 2 (12.50%) Struts
8 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (68.75%) TDD
2 7 (43.75%) BDD
3 5 (31.25%) API Design
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) High Availability
5 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 2 (12.50%) Memory Management
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 2 (12.50%) Refactoring
5 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) F5
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Nokia