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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 88 72 68
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Contract jobs citing J2EE 39 48 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.51% 2.06% 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.21% 6.82% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 19
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £255 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £438 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.75 £31.60
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.80%
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
749 704 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.94% 30.20% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 431 308
Average daily rate £335 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.34% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -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 3 March 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 March 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 -17 30 £325 -7.14% 26
South Yorkshire -2 7 £375 -0.99% 2
North Yorkshire -5 1 £335 - 5
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 81 (98.78%) Java
2 49 (59.76%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (43.90%) Oracle
4 31 (37.80%) Spring
5 27 (32.93%) SQL
6 26 (31.71%) Hibernate
7 25 (30.49%) JUnit
7 25 (30.49%) XML
8 22 (26.83%) TDD
9 21 (25.61%) MVC
10 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
11 19 (23.17%) Subversion
12 17 (20.73%) jQuery
13 16 (19.51%) PHP
13 16 (19.51%) OO
14 15 (18.29%) Linux
14 15 (18.29%) Python
15 14 (17.07%) Web Services
15 14 (17.07%) Security Cleared
15 14 (17.07%) Maven
16 13 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (15.85%) Ant
16 13 (15.85%) JSP
16 13 (15.85%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (15.85%) Scrum
17 12 (14.63%) Finance
17 12 (14.63%) JPA
17 12 (14.63%) Java EE
18 11 (13.41%) Ajax
18 11 (13.41%) WebSphere

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 11 (13.41%) WebSphere
2 9 (10.98%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.76%) Apache
4 6 (7.32%) Apache ServiceMix
5 5 (6.10%) Node.js
6 4 (4.88%) Jetty
6 4 (4.88%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.88%) JBoss
7 3 (3.66%) CMS
7 3 (3.66%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (2.44%) nginx
8 2 (2.44%) ColdFusion
8 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (2.44%) IIS
9 1 (1.22%) ATG Dynamo
9 1 (1.22%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.66%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.44%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.22%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.22%) Route 53
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) LDAP
2 6 (7.32%) Firewall
2 6 (7.32%) HTTP
3 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.44%) DNS
3 2 (2.44%) SSL
3 2 (2.44%) IPsec
3 2 (2.44%) DHCP
3 2 (2.44%) FTP
4 1 (1.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (12.20%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.54%) Pentaho
3 7 (8.54%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.88%) MySQL
4 4 (4.88%) Redis
4 4 (4.88%) Riak
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.22%) DataStage
7 1 (1.22%) DB2
7 1 (1.22%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 25 (30.49%) JUnit
2 19 (23.17%) Subversion
3 14 (17.07%) Maven
4 13 (15.85%) Ant
5 10 (12.20%) Jenkins
6 9 (10.98%) JMeter
7 7 (8.54%) DbUnit
8 6 (7.32%) Git (software)
8 6 (7.32%) QUnit
8 6 (7.32%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.66%) Selenium
9 3 (3.66%) Gradle
10 2 (2.44%) PVCS
11 1 (1.22%) ClearCase
11 1 (1.22%) Toad
11 1 (1.22%) CruiseControl
11 1 (1.22%) Jasmine
11 1 (1.22%) Hudson
General
1 12 (14.63%) Finance
2 1 (1.22%) Banking
2 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.22%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 54 (65.85%) Developer
2 48 (58.54%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.41%) Senior Developer
4 8 (9.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Applications Support
8 3 (3.66%) Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Consultant
8 3 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.44%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) Programmer
9 2 (2.44%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (2.44%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (37.80%) Spring
2 26 (31.71%) Hibernate
3 25 (30.49%) XML
4 17 (20.73%) jQuery
5 14 (17.07%) Web Services
6 13 (15.85%) JSP
7 12 (14.63%) Java EE
7 12 (14.63%) JPA
8 11 (13.41%) Ajax
8 11 (13.41%) REST
8 11 (13.41%) Spring MVC
8 11 (13.41%) HTML
9 10 (12.20%) ActiveMQ
9 10 (12.20%) Apache Camel
10 7 (8.54%) Mustache
10 7 (8.54%) Drools
10 7 (8.54%) JRules
11 6 (7.32%) JSON
12 5 (6.10%) .NET
13 4 (4.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.32%) Smartcard
2 6 (7.32%) PKI
2 6 (7.32%) Open Source
3 5 (6.10%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.22%) User Experience
4 1 (1.22%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.29%) Linux
2 9 (10.98%) UNIX
3 6 (7.32%) CentOS
4 5 (6.10%) Solaris
5 3 (3.66%) Windows
6 2 (2.44%) AIX
7 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (59.76%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.83%) TDD
3 21 (25.61%) MVC
4 16 (19.51%) OO
5 13 (15.85%) Scrum
5 13 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (12.20%) Software Engineering
6 10 (12.20%) BDD
7 9 (10.98%) DevOps
8 8 (9.76%) ITIL
8 8 (9.76%) Configuration Management
9 7 (8.54%) OOD
9 7 (8.54%) SOA
9 7 (8.54%) Workflow
10 6 (7.32%) UML
10 6 (7.32%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
12 4 (4.88%) Waterfall
13 3 (3.66%) OOP
13 3 (3.66%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 81 (98.78%) Java
2 27 (32.93%) SQL
3 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
4 16 (19.51%) PHP
5 15 (18.29%) Python
6 9 (10.98%) PL/SQL
7 7 (8.54%) C#
8 6 (7.32%) Shell Script
9 5 (6.10%) Ruby
10 2 (2.44%) PHP5
10 2 (2.44%) Jython
10 2 (2.44%) Perl
11 1 (1.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) VCP4
3 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.44%) Xen
1 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) OpenIDM
2 6 (7.32%) Puppet
3 4 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.66%) Graphite
5 2 (2.44%) OpenView
6 1 (1.22%) Control-M
6 1 (1.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (43.90%) Oracle
2 9 (10.98%) Splunk
3 7 (8.54%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.32%) Cisco
4 6 (7.32%) Sun
5 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.66%) ATG
6 2 (2.44%) IBM
6 2 (2.44%) VMware
6 2 (2.44%) Google
6 2 (2.44%) hybris
7 1 (1.22%) HP
7 1 (1.22%) BEA
7 1 (1.22%) Sybase
7 1 (1.22%) Vignette
7 1 (1.22%) Perforce
7 1 (1.22%) Open Text
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