The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 109 95 88
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing J2EE 19 48 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.78% 1.55% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.43% 5.18% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 32 33
Median daily rate £510 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £385 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.42 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% +4.28%
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
781 926 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.21% 29.94% 25.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 588 393
Median daily rate £400 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Median hourly rate £14.63 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.43% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +8 17 £510 +2.00% 16
North Yorkshire +3 1 £325 -15.58% 2
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 81 (96.43%) Java
2 42 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (36.90%) Hibernate
4 30 (35.71%) Oracle
5 28 (33.33%) JSP
6 27 (32.14%) Spring
6 27 (32.14%) WebSphere
7 23 (27.38%) SQL
8 22 (26.19%) TDD
8 22 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (25.00%) Finance
10 19 (22.62%) Maven
10 19 (22.62%) WebSphere Application Server
11 18 (21.43%) WebLogic
12 17 (20.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 17 (20.24%) Oracle Identity Management
13 16 (19.05%) JavaScript
13 16 (19.05%) JUnit
14 14 (16.67%) Unix
15 13 (15.48%) Web Services
15 13 (15.48%) SOA
16 12 (14.29%) Banking
16 12 (14.29%) REST
17 11 (13.10%) Struts
18 10 (11.90%) Servlets
18 10 (11.90%) Active Directory
18 10 (11.90%) WebLogic Portal
18 10 (11.90%) Identity Management
19 9 (10.71%) Jython
19 9 (10.71%) Middleware

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (32.14%) WebSphere
2 19 (22.62%) WebSphere Application Server
3 18 (21.43%) WebLogic
4 10 (11.90%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (10.71%) WebSphere Portal
6 7 (8.33%) FileNet
7 6 (7.14%) Apache
7 6 (7.14%) Apache Pig
7 6 (7.14%) Apache Spark
7 6 (7.14%) Mule
7 6 (7.14%) Mule ESB
8 3 (3.57%) JBoss
8 3 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.38%) CMS
9 2 (2.38%) Confluence
9 2 (2.38%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (2.38%) Jetty
9 2 (2.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (1.19%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.19%) CloudBees
2 1 (1.19%) GitHub
2 1 (1.19%) IaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.19%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) LDAP
2 3 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (1.19%) Firewall
3 1 (1.19%) Internet
3 1 (1.19%) OpenFlow
3 1 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) Hadoop
2 7 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 7 (8.33%) Big Data
2 7 (8.33%) HBase
3 6 (7.14%) Sqoop
4 5 (5.95%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.76%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.57%) Data Lake
6 3 (3.57%) OLAP
6 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.38%) MySQL
7 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.19%) MarkLogic
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.19%) OrientDB
8 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.19%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (22.62%) Maven
2 16 (19.05%) JUnit
3 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.76%) Rational Application Developer
4 3 (3.57%) Ant
4 3 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.57%) Selenium
4 3 (3.57%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.38%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.38%) JIRA
6 1 (1.19%) Gradle
6 1 (1.19%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.19%) JProfiler
6 1 (1.19%) LoadUI
6 1 (1.19%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.19%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.19%) Subversion
6 1 (1.19%) VisualVM
General
1 21 (25.00%) Finance
2 12 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (5.95%) Law
4 3 (3.57%) Advertising
5 2 (2.38%) Automotive
5 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 2 (2.38%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (66.67%) Developer
2 36 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 19 (22.62%) J2EE Developer
4 18 (21.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 14 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
6 12 (14.29%) Architect
7 7 (8.33%) Big Data Architect
7 7 (8.33%) Data Architect
8 6 (7.14%) Integration Developer
8 6 (7.14%) MuleSoft Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Agile Developer
9 5 (5.95%) WebSphere Specialist
10 4 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Consultant
10 4 (4.76%) Java Architect
10 4 (4.76%) Scala Developer
10 4 (4.76%) SQL Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Administrator
12 2 (2.38%) Applications Specialist
12 2 (2.38%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (36.90%) Hibernate
2 28 (33.33%) JSP
3 27 (32.14%) Spring
4 13 (15.48%) Web Services
5 12 (14.29%) REST
6 11 (13.10%) Struts
7 10 (11.90%) Servlets
8 9 (10.71%) Middleware
8 9 (10.71%) SOAP
9 8 (9.52%) EJB
9 8 (9.52%) HTML
9 8 (9.52%) JavaBeans
9 8 (9.52%) JMS
10 7 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
10 7 (8.33%) XML
11 6 (7.14%) CSS
12 5 (5.95%) jQuery
12 5 (5.95%) WebSphere MQ
13 4 (4.76%) JSON
14 3 (3.57%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.95%) DataPower
4 4 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.57%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.38%) iSeries
6 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.38%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.19%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.19%) User Experience
7 1 (1.19%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.67%) Unix
2 5 (5.95%) Linux
3 3 (3.57%) CentOS
3 3 (3.57%) Debian
4 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.19%) TDD
3 13 (15.48%) SOA
4 10 (11.90%) Identity Management
5 8 (9.52%) Scrum
6 7 (8.33%) Analytics
6 7 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 7 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 7 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 6 (7.14%) API Development
7 6 (7.14%) B2B
7 6 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 6 (7.14%) EAI
7 6 (7.14%) MVC
8 5 (5.95%) BDD
8 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.95%) DevOps
8 5 (5.95%) Kanban
9 4 (4.76%) High Availability
10 3 (3.57%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 81 (96.43%) Java
2 23 (27.38%) SQL
3 16 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.71%) Jython
4 9 (10.71%) Perl
5 5 (5.95%) Scala
6 3 (3.57%) HiveQL
7 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.38%) Ruby
8 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.19%) PHP
8 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.19%) Python
8 1 (1.19%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (1.19%) Degree
1 1 (1.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.57%) HDFS
3 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.19%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (20.24%) Oracle Identity Management
1 17 (20.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.38%) Puppet
3 1 (1.19%) vRealize
Vendors
1 30 (35.71%) Oracle
2 9 (10.71%) IBM
3 8 (9.52%) MuleSoft
4 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.38%) IFS
5 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.19%) Infoblox
6 1 (1.19%) Informatica
6 1 (1.19%) Kony
6 1 (1.19%) Sun
6 1 (1.19%) Sybase
6 1 (1.19%) VMware