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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 93 79 68
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Contract jobs citing J2EE 50 80 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.74% 2.49% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.80% 7.58% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 45 31
Median daily rate £425 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £343 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £533 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £419 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
1041 1056 681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 36.32% 32.86% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 715 720 441
Median daily rate £400 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.97 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -24 24 £425 -15.00% 9
South Yorkshire +7 20 £500 +33.33% 4
North Yorkshire -4 3 £338 -12.33%
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 90 (93.75%) Java
2 52 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (39.58%) Hibernate
4 34 (35.42%) Spring
5 32 (33.33%) JSP
6 31 (32.29%) WebSphere
7 30 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (31.25%) TDD
8 26 (27.08%) SQL
8 26 (27.08%) Oracle
9 23 (23.96%) Maven
10 22 (22.92%) JUnit
11 20 (20.83%) Finance
12 19 (19.79%) WebLogic
13 18 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
13 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
14 15 (15.63%) Unix
15 14 (14.58%) HTML
15 14 (14.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
15 14 (14.58%) Oracle Identity Management
16 13 (13.54%) Scrum
16 13 (13.54%) Banking
17 12 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (11.46%) Apache
18 11 (11.46%) SOA
18 11 (11.46%) HTTP
19 10 (10.42%) Active Directory
19 10 (10.42%) WebLogic Portal
19 10 (10.42%) Linux
19 10 (10.42%) Web Services

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 31 (32.29%) WebSphere
2 19 (19.79%) WebLogic
3 18 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (11.46%) Apache
5 10 (10.42%) WebLogic Portal
6 9 (9.38%) WebSphere Portal
7 8 (8.33%) Tomcat
8 7 (7.29%) FileNet
8 7 (7.29%) Jetty
9 6 (6.25%) Apache Pig
9 6 (6.25%) Apache Spark
10 5 (5.21%) CMS
10 5 (5.21%) IIS
10 5 (5.21%) Mongrel
10 5 (5.21%) nginx
11 3 (3.13%) JBoss
12 2 (2.08%) Confluence
12 2 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.21%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (5.21%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.21%) Google App Engine
2 5 (5.21%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.13%) GitHub
4 1 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.04%) CloudBees
4 1 (1.04%) IaaS
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.04%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.46%) HTTP
2 9 (9.38%) LDAP
3 6 (6.25%) SSL
4 5 (5.21%) DHCP
4 5 (5.21%) DNS
4 5 (5.21%) FTP
4 5 (5.21%) IPsec
4 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.04%) Firewall
5 1 (1.04%) Internet
5 1 (1.04%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.42%) NoSQL
2 9 (9.38%) Hadoop
3 7 (7.29%) Apache Hive
3 7 (7.29%) Big Data
3 7 (7.29%) HBase
3 7 (7.29%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.25%) Sqoop
5 5 (5.21%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.13%) Data Lake
6 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.13%) MySQL
6 3 (3.13%) OLAP
6 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.08%) MarkLogic
7 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (23.96%) Maven
2 22 (22.92%) JUnit
3 8 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.21%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.17%) Travis CI
6 3 (3.13%) Ant
6 3 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.13%) Selenium
6 3 (3.13%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.08%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.08%) gulp
7 2 (2.08%) JDeveloper
7 2 (2.08%) JIRA
8 1 (1.04%) JProfiler
8 1 (1.04%) LoadUI
8 1 (1.04%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (1.04%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.04%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.04%) Subversion
8 1 (1.04%) VisualVM
General
1 20 (20.83%) Finance
2 13 (13.54%) Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.13%) Automotive
5 2 (2.08%) Advertising
5 2 (2.08%) Law
5 2 (2.08%) Legal
5 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.08%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 61 (63.54%) Developer
2 48 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 24 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
4 23 (23.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 11 (11.46%) Architect
6 9 (9.38%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Big Data Architect
7 7 (7.29%) Consultant
7 7 (7.29%) Data Architect
8 6 (6.25%) Lead Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Technical Leader
9 5 (5.21%) Agile Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Technical Developer
9 5 (5.21%) WebSphere Specialist
10 4 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Scala Developer
10 4 (4.17%) SQL Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Administrator
11 3 (3.13%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (39.58%) Hibernate
2 34 (35.42%) Spring
3 32 (33.33%) JSP
4 14 (14.58%) HTML
5 10 (10.42%) .NET
5 10 (10.42%) CSS
5 10 (10.42%) Web Services
5 10 (10.42%) XML
6 9 (9.38%) Servlets
7 8 (8.33%) JSON
7 8 (8.33%) Struts
8 7 (7.29%) IBM Integration Bus
8 7 (7.29%) REST
9 6 (6.25%) jQuery
10 5 (5.21%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.21%) JavaBeans
10 5 (5.21%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (4.17%) Node.js
11 4 (4.17%) SOAP
11 4 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.21%) DataPower
3 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.13%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.08%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.08%) iSeries
4 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.08%) Video on Demand
4 2 (2.08%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.04%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.04%) User Experience
5 1 (1.04%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.63%) Unix
2 10 (10.42%) Linux
3 3 (3.13%) CentOS
3 3 (3.13%) Debian
4 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.25%) TDD
3 13 (13.54%) Scrum
4 12 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (11.46%) SOA
6 8 (8.33%) BDD
6 8 (8.33%) Identity Management
6 8 (8.33%) Kanban
6 8 (8.33%) MVC
7 7 (7.29%) Analytics
8 6 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
8 6 (6.25%) DevOps
9 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.21%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.21%) OO
9 5 (5.21%) Web Operations
10 4 (4.17%) Content Management
10 4 (4.17%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.17%) Front End Development
10 4 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (93.75%) Java
2 26 (27.08%) SQL
3 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.38%) Jython
4 9 (9.38%) Perl
5 5 (5.21%) Scala
6 4 (4.17%) XQuery
7 3 (3.13%) HiveQL
8 2 (2.08%) Ruby
9 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.04%) PHP
9 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.04%) Python
9 1 (1.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (4.17%) Sun Certification
2 2 (2.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.21%) Xen
4 3 (3.13%) HDFS
5 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.04%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (14.58%) Oracle Identity Management
1 14 (14.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.08%) Puppet
3 1 (1.04%) vRealize
Vendors
1 26 (27.08%) Oracle
2 9 (9.38%) IBM
3 7 (7.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.25%) VMware
5 5 (5.21%) Google
6 4 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.08%) IFS
7 2 (2.08%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.08%) Sun
7 2 (2.08%) Sybase
8 1 (1.04%) Infoblox
8 1 (1.04%) Informatica
8 1 (1.04%) Kony