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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 65 59 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Contract jobs citing J2EE 64 60 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.53% 2.74% 3.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.58% 9.08% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 35 52
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
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
668 661 731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.36% 30.18% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 420 363
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £237 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 9
Average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +164.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £21.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £35.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
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 +3 37 £353 +8.46% 19
North Yorkshire -6 16 £350 +13.82% 13
South Yorkshire -1 6 £308 -12.14% 4
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 108 (93.91%) Java
2 45 (39.13%) Oracle
3 39 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (29.57%) SQL
5 31 (26.96%) Spring
6 30 (26.09%) JUnit
7 27 (23.48%) JavaScript
8 26 (22.61%) jQuery
9 25 (21.74%) JSP
9 25 (21.74%) Hibernate
10 23 (20.00%) XML
11 22 (19.13%) Tomcat
11 22 (19.13%) MVC
12 21 (18.26%) TDD
13 20 (17.39%) HTTP
13 20 (17.39%) OO
13 20 (17.39%) Web Services
14 18 (15.65%) JSF
14 18 (15.65%) Software Engineering
14 18 (15.65%) WebSphere
15 17 (14.78%) Spring MVC
16 15 (13.04%) Ajax
16 15 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (12.17%) Jenkins
17 14 (12.17%) JDBC
17 14 (12.17%) PL/SQL
17 14 (12.17%) HTML
18 13 (11.30%) CSS
18 13 (11.30%) REST
19 12 (10.43%) BDD

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 22 (19.13%) Tomcat
2 18 (15.65%) WebSphere
3 9 (7.83%) Jetty
3 9 (7.83%) Oracle Service Bus
4 8 (6.96%) Apache
5 5 (4.35%) Node.js
5 5 (4.35%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.48%) ColdFusion
6 4 (3.48%) JBoss
7 3 (2.61%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.61%) nginx
7 3 (2.61%) Magnolia
8 2 (1.74%) CMS
9 1 (0.87%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.87%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.87%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.87%) ATG Dynamo
Business Applications
1 10 (8.70%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.09%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.48%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (3.48%) Amazon S3
2 4 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.48%) Route 53
2 4 (3.48%) CloudFront
2 4 (3.48%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.61%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.87%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.39%) HTTP
2 3 (2.61%) DHCP
2 3 (2.61%) FTP
2 3 (2.61%) SSL
2 3 (2.61%) DNS
2 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.61%) IPsec
3 1 (0.87%) LDAP
3 1 (0.87%) Internet
3 1 (0.87%) Firewall
3 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.22%) MySQL
2 4 (3.48%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.48%) Redis
2 4 (3.48%) Riak
3 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.74%) DB2
4 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.74%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 30 (26.09%) JUnit
2 14 (12.17%) Jenkins
3 12 (10.43%) Ant
4 9 (7.83%) Maven
5 8 (6.96%) Subversion
6 7 (6.09%) DbUnit
6 7 (6.09%) Git (software)
7 6 (5.22%) Selenium
8 5 (4.35%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.48%) JMeter
10 2 (1.74%) Gradle
11 1 (0.87%) Firebug
11 1 (0.87%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.87%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.87%) JDeveloper
General
1 10 (8.70%) Retail
2 7 (6.09%) Finance
3 1 (0.87%) Marketing
3 1 (0.87%) Law
3 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (68.70%) Developer
2 68 (59.13%) Java Developer
3 25 (21.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (7.83%) J2EE Developer
5 6 (5.22%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (5.22%) Consultant
6 5 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (3.48%) Applications Developer
7 4 (3.48%) Web Developer
7 4 (3.48%) Java Web Developer
8 3 (2.61%) C++/Java Developer
8 3 (2.61%) Technical Leader
8 3 (2.61%) Analyst
8 3 (2.61%) Architect
8 3 (2.61%) Software Engineer
8 3 (2.61%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (1.74%) Java Consultant
9 2 (1.74%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (1.74%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.96%) Spring
2 26 (22.61%) jQuery
3 25 (21.74%) JSP
3 25 (21.74%) Hibernate
4 23 (20.00%) XML
5 20 (17.39%) Web Services
6 18 (15.65%) JSF
7 17 (14.78%) Spring MVC
8 15 (13.04%) Ajax
9 14 (12.17%) JDBC
9 14 (12.17%) HTML
10 13 (11.30%) CSS
10 13 (11.30%) REST
11 10 (8.70%) Servlets
11 10 (8.70%) Java EE
12 7 (6.09%) .NET
13 6 (5.22%) SOAP
13 6 (5.22%) JPA
14 5 (4.35%) Struts
14 5 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.48%) VLE
2 4 (3.48%) Open Source
3 3 (2.61%) GIS
4 1 (0.87%) iPhone
4 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.87%) Animation
4 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.87%) User Experience
4 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.87%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.09%) UNIX
1 7 (6.09%) Linux
2 4 (3.48%) Solaris
3 3 (2.61%) Windows
4 2 (1.74%) Android
5 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.87%) AIX
5 1 (0.87%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (19.13%) MVC
3 21 (18.26%) TDD
4 20 (17.39%) OO
5 18 (15.65%) Software Engineering
6 15 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (10.43%) BDD
8 11 (9.57%) E-Commerce
8 11 (9.57%) SOA
9 8 (6.96%) OOD
9 8 (6.96%) DevOps
9 8 (6.96%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.22%) Scrum
11 4 (3.48%) Migration
11 4 (3.48%) Refactoring
12 3 (2.61%) Web Development
12 3 (2.61%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.61%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (2.61%) Configuration Management
12 3 (2.61%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 108 (93.91%) Java
2 34 (29.57%) SQL
3 27 (23.48%) JavaScript
4 14 (12.17%) PL/SQL
5 8 (6.96%) PHP
5 8 (6.96%) Python
6 6 (5.22%) C++
7 5 (4.35%) Ruby
8 4 (3.48%) XQuery
9 2 (1.74%) C
10 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.87%) Scala
10 1 (0.87%) VB
10 1 (0.87%) C#
10 1 (0.87%) Perl
10 1 (0.87%) VC++
10 1 (0.87%) Jython
10 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (6.96%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.61%) Xen
2 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (6.96%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.35%) Puppet
3 1 (0.87%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 45 (39.13%) Oracle
2 5 (4.35%) IBM
2 5 (4.35%) ATG
3 4 (3.48%) hybris
4 3 (2.61%) Google
4 3 (2.61%) VMware
5 1 (0.87%) Actimize
5 1 (0.87%) Kony
5 1 (0.87%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.87%) HP
5 1 (0.87%) BEA
5 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.87%) TIBCO
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Rate: £330 - £380 per day + competitive
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
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Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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