The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 24 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing J2EE 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 1.15% 0.79% 3.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.86% 1.75% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £385 £450 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.44% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £38.00 £35.80
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +6.14%
J2EE
North 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 York region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35 57 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 40.23% 45.24% 44.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 45
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £270 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in York

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the York region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in York

J2EE
Top 18 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) XML

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the York 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Support
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft