The first table below looks at the demand for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 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 59 74 44
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -30
Contract jobs citing J2EE 53 39 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.27% 1.85% 3.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.15% 7.41% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 42
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £268 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £361 £334
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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
650 526 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.87% 24.89% 31.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 298 442
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £391 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 11
Average hourly rate £30.00 £38.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +105.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £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
England

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in 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 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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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
West Yorkshire +17 42 £340 +13.33% 18
North Yorkshire +4 9 £275 -20.57% 8
South Yorkshire -2 2 £415 +23.88% 4
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 106 (93.81%) Java
2 42 (37.17%) Oracle
3 41 (36.28%) Spring
4 38 (33.63%) jQuery
5 37 (32.74%) SQL
5 37 (32.74%) Hibernate
6 27 (23.89%) XML
7 26 (23.01%) JSP
8 24 (21.24%) JavaScript
9 23 (20.35%) MVC
10 22 (19.47%) Web Services
11 21 (18.58%) OO
11 21 (18.58%) HTML
12 20 (17.70%) PL/SQL
12 20 (17.70%) CSS
13 19 (16.81%) JUnit
13 19 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (16.81%) TDD
14 18 (15.93%) Finance
15 17 (15.04%) Tomcat
15 17 (15.04%) REST
16 16 (14.16%) Maven
16 16 (14.16%) Ajax
16 16 (14.16%) JDBC
17 15 (13.27%) Spring MVC
18 14 (12.39%) Struts
19 13 (11.50%) Software Engineering
20 12 (10.62%) Java EE
20 12 (10.62%) WebSphere
20 12 (10.62%) HTTP

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 17 (15.04%) Tomcat
2 12 (10.62%) WebSphere
3 9 (7.96%) Jetty
3 9 (7.96%) WebLogic
3 9 (7.96%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (6.19%) ColdFusion
5 5 (4.42%) Apache
6 4 (3.54%) IIS
7 3 (2.65%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.77%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (1.77%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.88%) AquaLogic
9 1 (0.88%) Mule
9 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.88%) AquaLogic Service Bus
9 1 (0.88%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 3 (2.65%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (8.85%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.88%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.62%) HTTP
2 2 (1.77%) Firewall
3 1 (0.88%) Wireless
3 1 (0.88%) Internet
3 1 (0.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.96%) Oracle Database
3 8 (7.08%) MySQL
4 7 (6.19%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.31%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (3.54%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.65%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.77%) DB2
8 2 (1.77%) JasperReports
8 2 (1.77%) Big Data
9 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (16.81%) JUnit
2 16 (14.16%) Maven
3 10 (8.85%) Subversion
4 8 (7.08%) Ant
5 7 (6.19%) Eclipse
5 7 (6.19%) Hudson
6 5 (4.42%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.54%) NUnit
8 3 (2.65%) Selenium
8 3 (2.65%) jMock
8 3 (2.65%) DbUnit
9 2 (1.77%) Subclipse
9 2 (1.77%) TestNG
9 2 (1.77%) EasyMock
9 2 (1.77%) Log4j
9 2 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.88%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.88%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.88%) JMeter
10 1 (0.88%) CruiseControl
General
1 18 (15.93%) Finance
2 10 (8.85%) Retail
3 2 (1.77%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Automotive
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 88 (77.88%) Developer
2 74 (65.49%) Java Developer
3 26 (23.01%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (7.08%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (5.31%) Architect
6 5 (4.42%) Analyst
6 5 (4.42%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.42%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (4.42%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (3.54%) Consultant
7 4 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.54%) Applications Developer
8 3 (2.65%) Web Developer
8 3 (2.65%) Software Developer
8 3 (2.65%) Software Engineer
8 3 (2.65%) C++/Java Developer
8 3 (2.65%) Java Web Developer
9 2 (1.77%) Business Analyst
9 2 (1.77%) Tester
9 2 (1.77%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (36.28%) Spring
2 38 (33.63%) jQuery
3 37 (32.74%) Hibernate
4 27 (23.89%) XML
5 26 (23.01%) JSP
6 22 (19.47%) Web Services
7 21 (18.58%) HTML
8 20 (17.70%) CSS
9 17 (15.04%) REST
10 16 (14.16%) JDBC
10 16 (14.16%) Ajax
11 15 (13.27%) Spring MVC
12 14 (12.39%) Struts
13 12 (10.62%) Java EE
14 9 (7.96%) XSD
14 9 (7.96%) JPA
15 8 (7.08%) JMS
16 7 (6.19%) JSF
16 7 (6.19%) Servlets
16 7 (6.19%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.54%) VLE
2 4 (3.54%) Open Source
3 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.88%) GIS
3 1 (0.88%) Handset
3 1 (0.88%) Animation
3 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.31%) Windows
2 3 (2.65%) UNIX
3 2 (1.77%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) AIX
4 1 (0.88%) zOS
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.35%) MVC
2 21 (18.58%) OO
3 19 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (16.81%) TDD
4 13 (11.50%) Software Engineering
5 9 (7.96%) Unit Testing
6 8 (7.08%) Scrum
7 7 (6.19%) SOA
8 6 (5.31%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.42%) OOD
10 4 (3.54%) UML
10 4 (3.54%) BDD
11 3 (2.65%) Test Automation
11 3 (2.65%) Configuration Management
11 3 (2.65%) Validation
11 3 (2.65%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (1.77%) Business Analysis
12 2 (1.77%) AOP
12 2 (1.77%) Content Management
12 2 (1.77%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 106 (93.81%) Java
2 37 (32.74%) SQL
3 24 (21.24%) JavaScript
4 20 (17.70%) PL/SQL
5 6 (5.31%) C++
6 4 (3.54%) XQuery
7 3 (2.65%) C
7 3 (2.65%) C#
8 2 (1.77%) Perl
8 2 (1.77%) PHP
8 2 (1.77%) Python
9 1 (0.88%) VB
9 1 (0.88%) VC++
9 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.88%) Jython
9 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.88%) Samba
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 42 (37.17%) Oracle
2 9 (7.96%) JBoss
3 3 (2.65%) Perforce
4 2 (1.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.77%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.88%) ATG
5 1 (0.88%) hybris
5 1 (0.88%) Kony
5 1 (0.88%) IBM
5 1 (0.88%) Business Objects
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