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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 109 88 72
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -16
Contract jobs citing Java EE 3 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.16% 0.70% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 2.29% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £315 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -11.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £40.45
% change year-on-year
- +344.99%
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
579 524 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.06% 30.72% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 358 194
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% +22.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 31 March 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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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
Bradford - 3 £375 -
Leeds - - - - 4
Java EE
Yorkshire

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) Oracle
2 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 12 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 12 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 10 (62.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 10 (62.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 10 (62.50%) UNIX
3 10 (62.50%) WebLogic
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) J2EE
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (18.75%) Java SE
7 3 (18.75%) XML
8 2 (12.50%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
8 2 (12.50%) J2ME
8 2 (12.50%) J2SE
8 2 (12.50%) SOA
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
8 2 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 2 (12.50%) .NET
8 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
8 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (12.50%) BPEL

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 10 (62.50%) WebLogic
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) Redis
2 1 (6.25%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 1 (6.25%) SOA Developer
3 1 (6.25%) SOA Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (18.75%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) Java SE
3 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 2 (12.50%) Spring
3 2 (12.50%) Java ME
3 2 (12.50%) J2ME
3 2 (12.50%) J2SE
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) WSDL
4 1 (6.25%) JAXB
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (12.50%) BPEL
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Graphite
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Oracle