The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role 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/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 89 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 3 0 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.18% - 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 15
Average daily rate
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£375 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.66% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -23.52%
Java/J2EE Developer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1543 1418 1837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.06% 93.85% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 753 996
Average daily rate £345 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 69 78
Average hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Java/J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Java/J2EE Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

Java/J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
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Java/J2EE Developer
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Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
1 20 (100.00%) J2EE
2 17 (85.00%) Spring
3 14 (70.00%) Hibernate
4 13 (65.00%) jQuery
5 10 (50.00%) JSP
6 9 (45.00%) HTML
7 8 (40.00%) XML
7 8 (40.00%) MVC
7 8 (40.00%) Spring MVC
8 7 (35.00%) JPA
8 7 (35.00%) REST
8 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (30.00%) XSD
9 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
10 5 (25.00%) Maven
10 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
10 5 (25.00%) Web Services
11 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
11 4 (20.00%) JUnit
11 4 (20.00%) Java EE
12 3 (15.00%) CSS
12 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
12 3 (15.00%) SQL
12 3 (15.00%) OO
12 3 (15.00%) Apache
12 3 (15.00%) Scrum
13 2 (10.00%) Ajax
13 2 (10.00%) OOD

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (25.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) JUnit
3 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) DbUnit
4 1 (5.00%) NUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) J2EE
2 17 (85.00%) Spring
3 14 (70.00%) Hibernate
4 13 (65.00%) jQuery
5 10 (50.00%) JSP
6 9 (45.00%) HTML
7 8 (40.00%) XML
7 8 (40.00%) Spring MVC
8 7 (35.00%) REST
8 7 (35.00%) JPA
9 6 (30.00%) XSD
9 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
10 5 (25.00%) Web Services
11 4 (20.00%) Java EE
12 3 (15.00%) CSS
13 2 (10.00%) Struts
13 2 (10.00%) Struts2
13 2 (10.00%) Ajax
13 2 (10.00%) Spring Batch
14 1 (5.00%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) MVC
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) OOD
6 1 (5.00%) BDD
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft