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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 106 98 73
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -25
Contract jobs citing J2EE 41 50 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.40% 1.71% 2.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.44% 5.96% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 32
Average daily rate £413 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £273 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £38.00 £35.80
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +6.14%
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
924 839 772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.55% 28.69% 30.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 517 536
Average daily rate £400 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 4
Average hourly rate £10.20 £40.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.50% +128.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -5 31 £420 +40.00% 9
South Yorkshire -4 8 £363 -27.50% 6
North Yorkshire 0 1 £385 -3.75% 2
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 63 (86.30%) Java
2 34 (46.58%) JavaScript
2 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (39.73%) HTML
4 25 (34.25%) Spring
5 24 (32.88%) WebSphere
6 20 (27.40%) Hibernate
7 19 (26.03%) HTTP
8 18 (24.66%) SQL
8 18 (24.66%) .NET
8 18 (24.66%) Scrum
9 17 (23.29%) CSS
9 17 (23.29%) Tomcat
10 14 (19.18%) Configuration Management
10 14 (19.18%) BDD
11 13 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (17.81%) TCP/IP
11 13 (17.81%) Linux
11 13 (17.81%) WebLogic
12 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
12 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
12 12 (16.44%) TDD
12 12 (16.44%) Google
12 12 (16.44%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (16.44%) Google App Engine
12 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (16.44%) HTML5
12 12 (16.44%) Jenkins
12 12 (16.44%) Google Cloud Platform
13 11 (15.07%) SSL

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 24 (32.88%) WebSphere
2 17 (23.29%) Tomcat
3 13 (17.81%) WebLogic
4 11 (15.07%) JBoss
5 8 (10.96%) IIS
5 8 (10.96%) Jetty
5 8 (10.96%) nginx
6 7 (9.59%) Node.js
7 6 (8.22%) Apache
8 5 (6.85%) GlassFish
9 4 (5.48%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (2.74%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
11 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (1.37%) Liferay
11 1 (1.37%) Magnolia
11 1 (1.37%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (1.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (1.37%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.48%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (16.44%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (16.44%) Google App Engine
1 12 (16.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (10.96%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.74%) GitHub
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.03%) HTTP
2 13 (17.81%) TCP/IP
3 11 (15.07%) SSL
4 8 (10.96%) DHCP
4 8 (10.96%) DNS
4 8 (10.96%) FTP
4 8 (10.96%) IPsec
5 2 (2.74%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) MongoDB
2 6 (8.22%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Jenkins
2 10 (13.70%) JUnit
3 7 (9.59%) Travis CI
4 6 (8.22%) JMeter
4 6 (8.22%) Selenium
5 5 (6.85%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.11%) JIRA
6 3 (4.11%) Maven
6 3 (4.11%) Mockito
7 1 (1.37%) Ant
7 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.37%) Log4j
7 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 3 (4.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (52.05%) Developer
2 29 (39.73%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.33%) Java Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) Senior Java Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (8.22%) WebSphere Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Applications Support
6 5 (6.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Digital Transformation
7 4 (5.48%) Agile Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (5.48%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) SQL Support Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (39.73%) HTML
2 25 (34.25%) Spring
3 20 (27.40%) Hibernate
4 18 (24.66%) .NET
5 17 (23.29%) CSS
6 12 (16.44%) HTML5
7 11 (15.07%) JSP
7 11 (15.07%) XML
8 9 (12.33%) CSS3
8 9 (12.33%) Servlets
9 7 (9.59%) Web Services
10 6 (8.22%) AngularJS
10 6 (8.22%) EJB
10 6 (8.22%) RESTful
11 5 (6.85%) JSF
12 4 (5.48%) JSON
12 4 (5.48%) Spring MVC
13 3 (4.11%) jQuery
13 3 (4.11%) SOAP
14 2 (2.74%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.74%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) Blog
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.81%) Linux
2 8 (10.96%) Unix
3 3 (4.11%) Windows
4 1 (1.37%) AIX
4 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.66%) Scrum
3 14 (19.18%) BDD
3 14 (19.18%) Configuration Management
4 13 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (16.44%) TDD
6 11 (15.07%) E-Commerce
7 10 (13.70%) Kanban
7 10 (13.70%) Open Source
7 10 (13.70%) SDLC
8 8 (10.96%) DevOps
8 8 (10.96%) Unit Testing
9 7 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (9.59%) Regression Testing
9 7 (9.59%) Software Testing
10 5 (6.85%) MVC
10 5 (6.85%) Web Operations
11 4 (5.48%) ITIL
12 3 (4.11%) SOA
12 3 (4.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (86.30%) Java
2 34 (46.58%) JavaScript
3 18 (24.66%) SQL
4 7 (9.59%) Perl
5 5 (6.85%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.11%) Scala
7 2 (2.74%) C
7 2 (2.74%) Jython
8 1 (1.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.48%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.74%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.22%) Xen
3 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (9.59%) Puppet
3 5 (6.85%) Cacti
3 5 (6.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (16.44%) Google
1 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.07%) Oracle
3 8 (10.96%) VMware
4 7 (9.59%) hybris
4 7 (9.59%) IBM
5 6 (8.22%) ATG
5 6 (8.22%) BEA
6 4 (5.48%) Sybase
7 3 (4.11%) Sun
8 1 (1.37%) Axway
8 1 (1.37%) Informatica
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