The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 111 60 75
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +15
Contract jobs citing J2EE 29 59 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.97% 2.52% 2.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.58% 8.77% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 28 27
Average daily rate
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£400 £340 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £270 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
J2EE
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
810 673 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.15% 28.71% 25.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 410 307
Average daily rate £335 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 23
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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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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 -36 28 £400 +17.64% 28
South Yorkshire -8 1 - - 3
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 71 (89.87%) Java
2 42 (53.16%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
3 31 (39.24%) WebSphere
4 28 (35.44%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (35.44%) HTML
5 27 (34.18%) SQL
6 25 (31.65%) Linux
6 25 (31.65%) Spring
7 24 (30.38%) Tomcat
8 23 (29.11%) Apache
9 22 (27.85%) Servlets
9 22 (27.85%) XML
10 19 (24.05%) TDD
10 19 (24.05%) Jenkins
11 18 (22.78%) .NET
11 18 (22.78%) Oracle
11 18 (22.78%) Configuration Management
11 18 (22.78%) HTTP
12 17 (21.52%) CSS
12 17 (21.52%) JBoss
12 17 (21.52%) Cloud Computing
13 16 (20.25%) jQuery
13 16 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (20.25%) Scrum
13 16 (20.25%) VMware
14 15 (18.99%) Hibernate
14 15 (18.99%) JSP
14 15 (18.99%) JUnit
14 15 (18.99%) Microsoft

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 31 (39.24%) WebSphere
2 24 (30.38%) Tomcat
3 23 (29.11%) Apache
4 17 (21.52%) JBoss
5 13 (16.46%) IIS
5 13 (16.46%) Jetty
5 13 (16.46%) nginx
6 9 (11.39%) WebLogic
7 7 (8.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Node.js
9 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Portal
9 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (2.53%) CMS
10 1 (1.27%) ATG Dynamo
10 1 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (1.27%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.52%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (16.46%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (16.46%) Google App Engine
2 13 (16.46%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (16.46%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.80%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.78%) HTTP
2 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
2 13 (16.46%) DNS
2 13 (16.46%) DHCP
2 13 (16.46%) FTP
2 13 (16.46%) IPsec
3 12 (15.19%) SSL
4 9 (11.39%) LDAP
5 3 (3.80%) WAN
6 1 (1.27%) SAN
6 1 (1.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) DB2
2 8 (10.13%) MySQL
3 7 (8.86%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.06%) Big Data
4 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.27%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.27%) DataStage
6 1 (1.27%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 19 (24.05%) Jenkins
2 15 (18.99%) JUnit
3 13 (16.46%) Maven
4 12 (15.19%) Eclipse
5 10 (12.66%) Ant
6 6 (7.59%) JMeter
7 5 (6.33%) Subversion
7 5 (6.33%) Jasmine
8 4 (5.06%) Selenium
9 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
10 2 (2.53%) ClearCase
10 2 (2.53%) PVCS
10 2 (2.53%) Toad
11 1 (1.27%) HP UFT
11 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
11 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (1.27%) Hudson
11 1 (1.27%) QUnit
11 1 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (1.27%) Gradle
General
1 12 (15.19%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.06%) Marketing
3 4 (5.06%) Retail
4 3 (3.80%) Publishing
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Automotive
5 1 (1.27%) Billing
5 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (51.90%) Developer
2 29 (36.71%) Java Developer
3 8 (10.13%) Senior Developer
4 7 (8.86%) Analyst
4 7 (8.86%) Architect
4 7 (8.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (6.33%) Consultant
5 5 (6.33%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.06%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Java Consultant
7 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (3.80%) WebSphere Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Web Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.44%) HTML
2 25 (31.65%) Spring
3 22 (27.85%) Servlets
3 22 (27.85%) XML
4 18 (22.78%) .NET
5 17 (21.52%) CSS
6 16 (20.25%) jQuery
7 15 (18.99%) Hibernate
7 15 (18.99%) JSP
8 9 (11.39%) Struts
8 9 (11.39%) XSL
8 9 (11.39%) XHTML
8 9 (11.39%) Ajax
9 8 (10.13%) JMS
10 7 (8.86%) J2SE
10 7 (8.86%) XSLT
10 7 (8.86%) Web Services
10 7 (8.86%) Spring MVC
10 7 (8.86%) RESTful
10 7 (8.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.59%) Cryptography
3 3 (3.80%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.27%) VUI
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) PMI
5 1 (1.27%) NHS
5 1 (1.27%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.27%) IVR
5 1 (1.27%) PKI
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.65%) Linux
2 13 (16.46%) UNIX
3 7 (8.86%) Windows
4 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.53%) AIX
5 2 (2.53%) Solaris
6 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.16%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.44%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (24.05%) TDD
4 18 (22.78%) Configuration Management
5 16 (20.25%) Scrum
6 14 (17.72%) Unit Testing
7 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce
7 12 (15.19%) DevOps
8 11 (13.92%) BDD
8 11 (13.92%) OO
8 11 (13.92%) MVC
9 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
9 9 (11.39%) SOA
10 8 (10.13%) ITIL
10 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
10 8 (10.13%) Open Source
11 6 (7.59%) Multithreading
11 6 (7.59%) OOD
12 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.33%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 71 (89.87%) Java
2 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
3 27 (34.18%) SQL
4 9 (11.39%) PL/SQL
5 7 (8.86%) Shell Script
5 7 (8.86%) XPath
6 6 (7.59%) C++
7 5 (6.33%) Python
8 4 (5.06%) Perl
8 4 (5.06%) Scala
9 3 (3.80%) Jython
9 3 (3.80%) Ruby
9 3 (3.80%) PHP
10 2 (2.53%) PHP5
10 2 (2.53%) BeanShell
11 1 (1.27%) Groovy
11 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.27%) AWK
11 1 (1.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.06%) Sun Certification
4 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.53%) CISSP
6 1 (1.27%) ISEB
6 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 16 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (16.46%) Xen
3 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (13.92%) Puppet
2 10 (12.66%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.53%) OpenView
4 1 (1.27%) Control-M
4 1 (1.27%) Nagios
4 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.27%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 18 (22.78%) Oracle
2 16 (20.25%) VMware
3 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
4 14 (17.72%) IBM
5 13 (16.46%) Google
6 9 (11.39%) Sun
7 6 (7.59%) Adobe
8 4 (5.06%) BEA
8 4 (5.06%) hybris
8 4 (5.06%) Splunk
8 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.06%) ATG
9 3 (3.80%) Sybase
10 2 (2.53%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (2.53%) SAP
10 2 (2.53%) Novell
10 2 (2.53%) HP
11 1 (1.27%) Chordiant
11 1 (1.27%) Cisco
11 1 (1.27%) Vignette
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