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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 94 64 68
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +4
Contract jobs citing J2EE 46 67 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.63% 2.66% 2.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.67% 8.60% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 38 20
Average daily rate
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£370 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £36.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +9.84%
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
811 779 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.80% 30.94% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 539 310
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 18
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -32 31 £319 -8.92% 13
North Yorkshire +9 8 £400 +45.45% 2
South Yorkshire -10 4 £500 +24.61% 5
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 80 (98.77%) Java
2 52 (64.20%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (39.51%) WebSphere
4 27 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (33.33%) SQL
4 27 (33.33%) Oracle
5 26 (32.10%) XML
6 25 (30.86%) Spring
7 24 (29.63%) Linux
8 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
9 20 (24.69%) Servlets
10 19 (23.46%) JUnit
10 19 (23.46%) Apache
11 18 (22.22%) Tomcat
11 18 (22.22%) HTML
11 18 (22.22%) Scrum
12 17 (20.99%) TDD
12 17 (20.99%) Jenkins
12 17 (20.99%) .NET
13 16 (19.75%) JSP
13 16 (19.75%) OO
13 16 (19.75%) Configuration Management
13 16 (19.75%) Finance
13 16 (19.75%) jQuery
13 16 (19.75%) Cloud Computing
14 15 (18.52%) Unit Testing
14 15 (18.52%) Jetty
14 15 (18.52%) Hibernate
14 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
14 15 (18.52%) HTTP

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (39.51%) WebSphere
2 19 (23.46%) Apache
3 18 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 15 (18.52%) Jetty
5 13 (16.05%) IIS
5 13 (16.05%) nginx
6 12 (14.81%) JBoss
7 6 (7.41%) WebLogic
8 4 (4.94%) WebSphere Portal
8 4 (4.94%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (2.47%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (2.47%) CMS
11 1 (1.23%) ATG Dynamo
11 1 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.75%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (16.05%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (16.05%) Google App Engine
2 13 (16.05%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (16.05%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.52%) HTTP
2 13 (16.05%) TCP/IP
2 13 (16.05%) DHCP
2 13 (16.05%) FTP
2 13 (16.05%) DNS
2 13 (16.05%) IPsec
3 12 (14.81%) SSL
4 8 (9.88%) LDAP
5 2 (2.47%) Firewall
6 1 (1.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) DB2
2 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.41%) MySQL
4 5 (6.17%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.17%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.47%) Pentaho
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.23%) DataStage
7 1 (1.23%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.23%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.23%) Big Data
7 1 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (23.46%) JUnit
2 17 (20.99%) Jenkins
3 13 (16.05%) Subversion
4 12 (14.81%) Eclipse
5 10 (12.35%) Maven
5 10 (12.35%) Ant
6 5 (6.17%) Jasmine
7 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.94%) DbUnit
7 4 (4.94%) JMeter
8 2 (2.47%) QUnit
8 2 (2.47%) PVCS
8 2 (2.47%) ClearCase
8 2 (2.47%) Toad
9 1 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (1.23%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.23%) Hudson
9 1 (1.23%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (19.75%) Finance
2 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) Automotive
3 1 (1.23%) Publishing
3 1 (1.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 48 (59.26%) Developer
2 42 (51.85%) Java Developer
3 7 (8.64%) Senior Developer
4 6 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (7.41%) Analyst
5 4 (4.94%) Support Analyst
6 3 (3.70%) Applications Support
6 3 (3.70%) Consultant
6 3 (3.70%) Java Consultant
6 3 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (3.70%) WebSphere Engineer
7 2 (2.47%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (2.47%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (2.47%) Web Engineer
7 2 (2.47%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (2.47%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (2.47%) Web Developer
7 2 (2.47%) Project Manager
7 2 (2.47%) Lead Developer
8 1 (1.23%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.10%) XML
2 25 (30.86%) Spring
3 20 (24.69%) Servlets
4 18 (22.22%) HTML
5 17 (20.99%) .NET
6 16 (19.75%) JSP
6 16 (19.75%) jQuery
7 15 (18.52%) Hibernate
8 14 (17.28%) CSS
9 11 (13.58%) JMS
9 11 (13.58%) Ajax
10 10 (12.35%) Web Services
11 9 (11.11%) XSL
11 9 (11.11%) XHTML
12 8 (9.88%) J2SE
12 8 (9.88%) Struts
13 7 (8.64%) XSLT
13 7 (8.64%) REST
13 7 (8.64%) RESTful
14 6 (7.41%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.11%) Open Source
3 5 (6.17%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.47%) PKI
4 2 (2.47%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.23%) User Experience
5 1 (1.23%) VUI
5 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.23%) NHS
5 1 (1.23%) PMI
5 1 (1.23%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.23%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.63%) Linux
2 10 (12.35%) UNIX
3 4 (4.94%) Windows
4 2 (2.47%) CentOS
4 2 (2.47%) Solaris
5 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (64.20%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (22.22%) Scrum
4 17 (20.99%) TDD
5 16 (19.75%) OO
5 16 (19.75%) Configuration Management
6 15 (18.52%) Unit Testing
7 13 (16.05%) MVC
8 10 (12.35%) BDD
8 10 (12.35%) DevOps
9 9 (11.11%) ITIL
9 9 (11.11%) Automated Testing
10 8 (9.88%) Software Engineering
10 8 (9.88%) OOD
11 7 (8.64%) SOA
12 6 (7.41%) Waterfall
12 6 (7.41%) UML
13 5 (6.17%) Multithreading
14 4 (4.94%) Pair Programming
14 4 (4.94%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 80 (98.77%) Java
2 27 (33.33%) SQL
3 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.35%) PL/SQL
5 7 (8.64%) XPath
6 6 (7.41%) Python
6 6 (7.41%) Shell Script
7 5 (6.17%) C++
7 5 (6.17%) Perl
8 4 (4.94%) Ruby
8 4 (4.94%) Jython
8 4 (4.94%) Scala
8 4 (4.94%) PHP
9 2 (2.47%) PHP5
9 2 (2.47%) C#
10 1 (1.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.23%) ISEB
5 1 (1.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.05%) Xen
1 13 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) Puppet
2 7 (8.64%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.47%) OpenView
3 2 (2.47%) OpenIDM
4 1 (1.23%) Control-M
4 1 (1.23%) Nagios
4 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (33.33%) Oracle
2 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.05%) VMware
3 13 (16.05%) Google
4 8 (9.88%) IBM
5 6 (7.41%) Sun
6 5 (6.17%) Splunk
7 3 (3.70%) Adobe
8 2 (2.47%) Cisco
8 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.23%) Perforce
9 1 (1.23%) OpenText
9 1 (1.23%) BEA
9 1 (1.23%) Chordiant
9 1 (1.23%) Sybase
9 1 (1.23%) Vignette
9 1 (1.23%) hybris
9 1 (1.23%) ATG
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