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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 96 80 67
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -13
Contract jobs citing J2EE 40 47 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.43% 1.83% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.74% 6.20% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 13
Average daily rate
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£365 £356 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.45% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £34.38 £33.86
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +1.52%
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
843 758 562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.06% 29.55% 26.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 494 300
Average daily rate £340 £313 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -13 24 £335 -5.96% 15
South Yorkshire -4 8 £413 +6.45% 5
North Yorkshire 0 7 £400 +26.98% 2
East Yorkshire - - - -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 79 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (65.82%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (40.51%) Oracle
4 31 (39.24%) Spring
5 27 (34.18%) SQL
6 26 (32.91%) XML
6 26 (32.91%) TDD
7 25 (31.65%) Hibernate
8 23 (29.11%) JUnit
9 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
10 21 (26.58%) MVC
10 21 (26.58%) jQuery
11 20 (25.32%) Scrum
12 17 (21.52%) OO
12 17 (21.52%) WebSphere
13 16 (20.25%) Ajax
13 16 (20.25%) Subversion
13 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (18.99%) Finance
15 14 (17.72%) Python
15 14 (17.72%) HTML
16 13 (16.46%) PHP
16 13 (16.46%) JSP
16 13 (16.46%) BDD
17 12 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (15.19%) Ant
17 12 (15.19%) Linux
18 11 (13.92%) Eclipse
18 11 (13.92%) PL/SQL
18 11 (13.92%) REST

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 17 (21.52%) WebSphere
2 9 (11.39%) JBoss
3 7 (8.86%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.59%) Apache ServiceMix
4 6 (7.59%) Apache
5 4 (5.06%) Node.js
5 4 (5.06%) WebSphere Portal
5 4 (5.06%) Jetty
5 4 (5.06%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (5.06%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.80%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.53%) nginx
7 2 (2.53%) IIS
7 2 (2.53%) ColdFusion
7 2 (2.53%) CMS
8 1 (1.27%) ATG Dynamo
8 1 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.53%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) LDAP
2 6 (7.59%) Firewall
3 5 (6.33%) HTTP
4 2 (2.53%) SSL
4 2 (2.53%) DHCP
4 2 (2.53%) FTP
4 2 (2.53%) DNS
4 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.53%) IPsec
5 1 (1.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (12.66%) NoSQL
2 7 (8.86%) Pentaho
2 7 (8.86%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.59%) DB2
4 4 (5.06%) Redis
4 4 (5.06%) Riak
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.06%) MySQL
5 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.27%) DataStage
7 1 (1.27%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 23 (29.11%) JUnit
2 16 (20.25%) Subversion
3 12 (15.19%) Ant
4 11 (13.92%) Eclipse
4 11 (13.92%) Maven
5 9 (11.39%) Jenkins
6 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
6 8 (10.13%) JMeter
7 6 (7.59%) QUnit
8 5 (6.33%) Jasmine
9 4 (5.06%) DbUnit
10 2 (2.53%) Gradle
10 2 (2.53%) Selenium
10 2 (2.53%) PVCS
11 1 (1.27%) CruiseControl
11 1 (1.27%) Toad
11 1 (1.27%) ClearCase
11 1 (1.27%) Hudson
General
1 15 (18.99%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Banking
2 1 (1.27%) Automotive
2 1 (1.27%) Russian Language
2 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (68.35%) Developer
2 46 (58.23%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.19%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (6.33%) Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (5.06%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Consultant
6 4 (5.06%) Java Consultant
7 3 (3.80%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Lead Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Applications Support
7 3 (3.80%) WebSphere Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Architect
8 2 (2.53%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.53%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) Programmer
8 2 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (39.24%) Spring
2 26 (32.91%) XML
3 25 (31.65%) Hibernate
4 21 (26.58%) jQuery
5 16 (20.25%) Ajax
6 14 (17.72%) HTML
7 13 (16.46%) JSP
8 11 (13.92%) REST
9 10 (12.66%) ActiveMQ
9 10 (12.66%) JPA
9 10 (12.66%) Apache Camel
9 10 (12.66%) CSS
10 9 (11.39%) JMS
10 9 (11.39%) Java EE
10 9 (11.39%) Spring MVC
11 8 (10.13%) J2SE
11 8 (10.13%) Web Services
12 7 (8.86%) WebSphere MQ
12 7 (8.86%) Struts
12 7 (8.86%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.59%) PKI
2 6 (7.59%) Smartcard
3 5 (6.33%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.80%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) Linux
2 8 (10.13%) UNIX
3 6 (7.59%) CentOS
4 3 (3.80%) Windows
5 2 (2.53%) AIX
5 2 (2.53%) Solaris
6 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (65.82%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.91%) TDD
3 21 (26.58%) MVC
4 20 (25.32%) Scrum
5 17 (21.52%) OO
6 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (16.46%) BDD
8 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
9 9 (11.39%) SOA
10 8 (10.13%) ITIL
11 7 (8.86%) Workflow
11 7 (8.86%) Unit Testing
11 7 (8.86%) DevOps
12 6 (7.59%) UML
13 5 (6.33%) Configuration Management
13 5 (6.33%) OOD
14 4 (5.06%) Waterfall
14 4 (5.06%) Kanban
14 4 (5.06%) Pair Programming
15 3 (3.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (34.18%) SQL
3 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
4 14 (17.72%) Python
5 13 (16.46%) PHP
6 11 (13.92%) PL/SQL
7 7 (8.86%) C#
7 7 (8.86%) Ruby
8 6 (7.59%) XPath
8 6 (7.59%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.06%) Perl
9 4 (5.06%) Jython
10 3 (3.80%) Scala
11 2 (2.53%) PHP5
11 2 (2.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) Xen
2 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) OpenIDM
2 4 (5.06%) Puppet
3 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.80%) Graphite
4 2 (2.53%) OpenView
5 1 (1.27%) Nagios
5 1 (1.27%) Control-M
Vendors
1 32 (40.51%) Oracle
2 9 (11.39%) Splunk
3 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
3 7 (8.86%) IBM
4 6 (7.59%) Cisco
4 6 (7.59%) Sun
5 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.53%) hybris
6 2 (2.53%) Google
6 2 (2.53%) VMware
6 2 (2.53%) ATG
7 1 (1.27%) Perforce
7 1 (1.27%) OpenText
7 1 (1.27%) HP
7 1 (1.27%) BEA
7 1 (1.27%) Vignette
7 1 (1.27%) Sybase
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago