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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 101 56 78
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +22
Contract jobs citing J2EE 37 62 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.27% 2.71% 2.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.99% 9.02% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 19
Average daily rate
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£319 £350 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £410 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £34.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.83% -0.71%
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
742 687 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.45% 30.03% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 421 312
Average daily rate £330 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 22
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -36 33 £338 -3.57% 23
North Yorkshire -9 2 £294 +6.81% 1
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 76 (96.20%) Java
2 44 (55.70%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (36.71%) WebSphere
4 27 (34.18%) JavaScript
4 27 (34.18%) SQL
4 27 (34.18%) Linux
5 26 (32.91%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (31.65%) Spring
7 24 (30.38%) Oracle
8 23 (29.11%) HTML
8 23 (29.11%) Servlets
8 23 (29.11%) Apache
8 23 (29.11%) Tomcat
9 22 (27.85%) XML
10 18 (22.78%) jQuery
10 18 (22.78%) Jenkins
11 17 (21.52%) Cloud Computing
11 17 (21.52%) TDD
11 17 (21.52%) Scrum
11 17 (21.52%) .NET
11 17 (21.52%) Configuration Management
12 16 (20.25%) JSP
12 16 (20.25%) CSS
12 16 (20.25%) JBoss
12 16 (20.25%) VMware
12 16 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (18.99%) Unit Testing
13 15 (18.99%) Jetty
13 15 (18.99%) JUnit
13 15 (18.99%) HTTP

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 29 (36.71%) WebSphere
2 23 (29.11%) Apache
2 23 (29.11%) Tomcat
3 16 (20.25%) JBoss
4 15 (18.99%) Jetty
5 13 (16.46%) nginx
5 13 (16.46%) IIS
6 7 (8.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (6.33%) WebLogic
8 3 (3.80%) Node.js
9 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Portal
9 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (2.53%) CMS
10 1 (1.27%) ATG Dynamo
10 1 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (1.27%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.52%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (16.46%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (16.46%) Google App Engine
2 13 (16.46%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (16.46%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.80%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.99%) HTTP
2 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
2 13 (16.46%) DNS
2 13 (16.46%) DHCP
2 13 (16.46%) FTP
2 13 (16.46%) IPsec
3 12 (15.19%) SSL
4 9 (11.39%) LDAP
5 3 (3.80%) WAN
6 1 (1.27%) SAN
6 1 (1.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) DB2
2 8 (10.13%) MySQL
3 7 (8.86%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.33%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.80%) Big Data
6 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.27%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.27%) DataStage
7 1 (1.27%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 18 (22.78%) Jenkins
2 15 (18.99%) JUnit
3 14 (17.72%) Eclipse
3 14 (17.72%) Maven
4 12 (15.19%) Ant
5 9 (11.39%) Subversion
6 5 (6.33%) Jasmine
7 3 (3.80%) JMeter
7 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.53%) ClearCase
8 2 (2.53%) PVCS
8 2 (2.53%) Toad
9 1 (1.27%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.27%) DbUnit
9 1 (1.27%) Hudson
9 1 (1.27%) QUnit
9 1 (1.27%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (16.46%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.80%) Publishing
3 3 (3.80%) Retail
3 3 (3.80%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Russian Language
4 1 (1.27%) Billing
4 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 43 (54.43%) Developer
2 34 (43.04%) Java Developer
3 7 (8.86%) Analyst
4 6 (7.59%) Architect
4 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.33%) Consultant
5 5 (6.33%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (5.06%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.06%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (3.80%) Java Consultant
8 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (2.53%) Web Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Management Consultant
8 2 (2.53%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.65%) Spring
2 23 (29.11%) HTML
2 23 (29.11%) Servlets
3 22 (27.85%) XML
4 18 (22.78%) jQuery
5 17 (21.52%) .NET
6 16 (20.25%) CSS
6 16 (20.25%) JSP
7 14 (17.72%) Hibernate
8 10 (12.66%) Ajax
8 10 (12.66%) Web Services
8 10 (12.66%) JMS
9 9 (11.39%) XHTML
9 9 (11.39%) XSL
10 8 (10.13%) Struts
11 7 (8.86%) XSLT
11 7 (8.86%) J2SE
11 7 (8.86%) Spring MVC
11 7 (8.86%) RESTful
12 6 (7.59%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.59%) Cryptography
3 3 (3.80%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.27%) VUI
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) PKI
5 1 (1.27%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.27%) PMI
5 1 (1.27%) NHS
5 1 (1.27%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.27%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.18%) Linux
2 12 (15.19%) UNIX
3 9 (11.39%) Windows
4 3 (3.80%) AIX
4 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.53%) Solaris
6 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (55.70%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.91%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (21.52%) TDD
3 17 (21.52%) Configuration Management
3 17 (21.52%) Scrum
4 15 (18.99%) Unit Testing
5 13 (16.46%) OO
6 12 (15.19%) MVC
6 12 (15.19%) DevOps
7 9 (11.39%) BDD
7 9 (11.39%) Automated Testing
8 8 (10.13%) ITIL
8 8 (10.13%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.13%) SOA
8 8 (10.13%) Open Source
9 7 (8.86%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.33%) Multithreading
10 5 (6.33%) OOD
11 4 (5.06%) UML
11 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 76 (96.20%) Java
2 27 (34.18%) JavaScript
2 27 (34.18%) SQL
3 11 (13.92%) PL/SQL
4 7 (8.86%) Shell Script
4 7 (8.86%) XPath
5 5 (6.33%) C++
6 4 (5.06%) Python
7 3 (3.80%) Perl
7 3 (3.80%) PHP
7 3 (3.80%) Scala
7 3 (3.80%) Ruby
8 2 (2.53%) Jython
8 2 (2.53%) BeanShell
8 2 (2.53%) PHP5
9 1 (1.27%) Groovy
9 1 (1.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.06%) Sun Certification
4 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.53%) CISSP
6 1 (1.27%) ISEB
6 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 16 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (16.46%) Xen
3 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (13.92%) Puppet
2 10 (12.66%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.53%) OpenView
4 1 (1.27%) Control-M
4 1 (1.27%) Nagios
4 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.27%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 24 (30.38%) Oracle
2 16 (20.25%) VMware
3 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
4 13 (16.46%) Google
5 10 (12.66%) IBM
6 9 (11.39%) Sun
7 6 (7.59%) Adobe
8 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.06%) Splunk
9 3 (3.80%) Sybase
10 2 (2.53%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (2.53%) SAP
10 2 (2.53%) HP
10 2 (2.53%) Novell
11 1 (1.27%) BEA
11 1 (1.27%) ATG
11 1 (1.27%) Perforce
11 1 (1.27%) OpenText
11 1 (1.27%) Chordiant
11 1 (1.27%) Cisco
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