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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 80 72 59
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing J2EE 44 44 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.66% 1.94% 2.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.69% 6.63% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 18 41
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £258 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £355 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.09 £33.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -0.75%
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
658 664 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.79% 29.28% 26.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 364 343
Average daily rate £325 £300 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £15.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +2 36 £350 +7.69% 14
North Yorkshire -10 5 £325 -3.70% 4
South Yorkshire -1 2 £500 +53.84% 3
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 91 (93.81%) Java
2 45 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (38.14%) JUnit
4 33 (34.02%) Oracle
5 29 (29.90%) JavaScript
6 25 (25.77%) SQL
7 24 (24.74%) Spring
7 24 (24.74%) Hibernate
8 21 (21.65%) TDD
8 21 (21.65%) MVC
8 21 (21.65%) XML
8 21 (21.65%) jQuery
9 20 (20.62%) WebSphere
9 20 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (19.59%) Tomcat
10 19 (19.59%) JSF
11 18 (18.56%) Jenkins
12 17 (17.53%) Web Services
13 15 (15.46%) Software Engineering
14 14 (14.43%) OO
15 13 (13.40%) Python
15 13 (13.40%) SOA
15 13 (13.40%) Subversion
15 13 (13.40%) Spring MVC
16 12 (12.37%) Java EE
16 12 (12.37%) BDD
16 12 (12.37%) PHP
17 11 (11.34%) CSS
17 11 (11.34%) Git (software)
18 10 (10.31%) JPA

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (20.62%) WebSphere
2 19 (19.59%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.22%) Apache
4 6 (6.19%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.15%) Node.js
6 4 (4.12%) Apache ServiceMix
7 3 (3.09%) JBoss
7 3 (3.09%) CMS
7 3 (3.09%) Jetty
7 3 (3.09%) nginx
7 3 (3.09%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.09%) Magnolia
8 2 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (2.06%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (2.06%) ColdFusion
8 2 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.03%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (1.03%) ATG Dynamo
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (4.12%) CloudFront
2 4 (4.12%) Route 53
2 4 (4.12%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.12%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.09%) Google App Engine
3 3 (3.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) HTTP
2 5 (5.15%) Firewall
3 3 (3.09%) DNS
3 3 (3.09%) SSL
3 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.09%) DHCP
3 3 (3.09%) FTP
3 3 (3.09%) IPsec
4 2 (2.06%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (7.22%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.15%) MySQL
3 5 (5.15%) Pentaho
3 5 (5.15%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.12%) Redis
4 4 (4.12%) Riak
5 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.03%) DB2
7 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.03%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 37 (38.14%) JUnit
2 18 (18.56%) Jenkins
3 13 (13.40%) Subversion
4 11 (11.34%) Git (software)
5 8 (8.25%) DbUnit
5 8 (8.25%) Maven
5 8 (8.25%) JMeter
6 7 (7.22%) Ant
7 5 (5.15%) Selenium
8 4 (4.12%) QUnit
9 3 (3.09%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.09%) Gradle
10 1 (1.03%) Jasmine
General
1 10 (10.31%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Retail
3 1 (1.03%) Law
3 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (67.01%) Developer
2 53 (54.64%) Java Developer
3 17 (17.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (9.28%) Senior Developer
5 5 (5.15%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (5.15%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (3.09%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (3.09%) Technical Leader
6 3 (3.09%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.09%) Analyst
6 3 (3.09%) Web Developer
6 3 (3.09%) Consultant
6 3 (3.09%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (3.09%) Architect
7 2 (2.06%) Project Manager
7 2 (2.06%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.06%) Programmer
7 2 (2.06%) Java Programmer
7 2 (2.06%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.74%) Spring
1 24 (24.74%) Hibernate
2 21 (21.65%) XML
2 21 (21.65%) jQuery
3 19 (19.59%) JSF
4 17 (17.53%) Web Services
5 13 (13.40%) Spring MVC
6 12 (12.37%) Java EE
7 11 (11.34%) CSS
8 10 (10.31%) JPA
8 10 (10.31%) JSP
8 10 (10.31%) HTML
9 8 (8.25%) Ajax
10 7 (7.22%) .NET
10 7 (7.22%) REST
11 6 (6.19%) Apache Camel
11 6 (6.19%) ActiveMQ
12 5 (5.15%) JRules
12 5 (5.15%) Drools
12 5 (5.15%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Open Source
2 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.12%) PKI
2 4 (4.12%) Smartcard
3 3 (3.09%) GIS
4 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.28%) UNIX
1 9 (9.28%) Linux
2 4 (4.12%) CentOS
2 4 (4.12%) Solaris
3 2 (2.06%) Windows
4 1 (1.03%) AIX
4 1 (1.03%) zOS
4 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.65%) TDD
2 21 (21.65%) MVC
3 20 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (15.46%) Software Engineering
5 14 (14.43%) OO
6 13 (13.40%) SOA
7 12 (12.37%) BDD
8 9 (9.28%) Scrum
8 9 (9.28%) E-Commerce
8 9 (9.28%) DevOps
9 8 (8.25%) OOD
10 5 (5.15%) Workflow
10 5 (5.15%) Migration
10 5 (5.15%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.12%) Waterfall
11 4 (4.12%) Refactoring
11 4 (4.12%) UML
12 3 (3.09%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (3.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 91 (93.81%) Java
2 29 (29.90%) JavaScript
3 25 (25.77%) SQL
4 13 (13.40%) Python
5 12 (12.37%) PHP
6 7 (7.22%) PL/SQL
7 6 (6.19%) Ruby
8 5 (5.15%) C#
9 2 (2.06%) Jython
9 2 (2.06%) Perl
10 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (9.28%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Xen
1 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (8.25%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.15%) Puppet
2 5 (5.15%) OpenIDM
3 3 (3.09%) Graphite
4 1 (1.03%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 33 (34.02%) Oracle
2 5 (5.15%) IBM
2 5 (5.15%) Red Hat
2 5 (5.15%) ATG
3 4 (4.12%) Splunk
3 4 (4.12%) hybris
3 4 (4.12%) Cisco
4 3 (3.09%) VMware
4 3 (3.09%) Google
5 1 (1.03%) HP
5 1 (1.03%) BEA
5 1 (1.03%) Actimize
5 1 (1.03%) Kony
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
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Rate: £330 - £380 per day + competitive
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