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 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 89 70 58
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -12
Contract jobs citing J2EE 35 48 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.43% 2.16% 2.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.39% 7.28% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 34
Average daily rate
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£325 £344 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £433 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -8.78%
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
649 659 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.55% 29.68% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 371 311
Average daily rate £330 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 14
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% -39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £15.00 £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £29.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -11 26 £325 -3.70% 20
South Yorkshire -3 6 £375 -23.85% 3
North Yorkshire 0 3 £325 -1.88% 8
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 83 (94.32%) Java
2 44 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (39.77%) Oracle
4 33 (37.50%) JUnit
5 25 (28.41%) XML
5 25 (28.41%) Hibernate
5 25 (28.41%) Spring
6 23 (26.14%) TDD
6 23 (26.14%) JavaScript
6 23 (26.14%) SQL
7 22 (25.00%) MVC
8 20 (22.73%) Subversion
8 20 (22.73%) Web Services
9 19 (21.59%) OO
10 17 (19.32%) jQuery
10 17 (19.32%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (15.91%) WebSphere
11 14 (15.91%) Jenkins
11 14 (15.91%) Tomcat
11 14 (15.91%) Python
12 13 (14.77%) PHP
12 13 (14.77%) Spring MVC
13 12 (13.64%) Java EE
13 12 (13.64%) BDD
13 12 (13.64%) JSP
13 12 (13.64%) Linux
13 12 (13.64%) Finance
14 11 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (12.50%) Scrum
14 11 (12.50%) HTML

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (15.91%) WebSphere
1 14 (15.91%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.82%) Apache
3 5 (5.68%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.68%) JBoss
3 5 (5.68%) Apache ServiceMix
3 5 (5.68%) Node.js
3 5 (5.68%) Jetty
4 3 (3.41%) CMS
4 3 (3.41%) Magnolia
4 3 (3.41%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.41%) nginx
5 2 (2.27%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.27%) ColdFusion
5 2 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.14%) ATG Dynamo
6 1 (1.14%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.55%) CloudFront
2 4 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 4 (4.55%) Route 53
2 4 (4.55%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (3.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.41%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.09%) HTTP
2 5 (5.68%) Firewall
3 3 (3.41%) IPsec
3 3 (3.41%) SSL
3 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.41%) DNS
3 3 (3.41%) DHCP
3 3 (3.41%) FTP
4 2 (2.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.82%) Pentaho
4 5 (5.68%) MySQL
4 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.55%) Redis
5 4 (4.55%) Riak
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.14%) DB2
8 1 (1.14%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 33 (37.50%) JUnit
2 20 (22.73%) Subversion
3 14 (15.91%) Jenkins
4 10 (11.36%) DbUnit
4 10 (11.36%) Ant
4 10 (11.36%) Maven
5 9 (10.23%) JMeter
6 6 (6.82%) Git (software)
7 5 (5.68%) Eclipse
7 5 (5.68%) QUnit
8 4 (4.55%) Selenium
9 3 (3.41%) Gradle
10 1 (1.14%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.14%) Jasmine
General
1 12 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.14%) Law
2 1 (1.14%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 60 (68.18%) Developer
2 53 (60.23%) Java Developer
3 13 (14.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (10.23%) Senior Developer
5 5 (5.68%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.41%) Consultant
7 3 (3.41%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (3.41%) Architect
8 2 (2.27%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (2.27%) Java Programmer
8 2 (2.27%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.27%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.27%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.27%) Programmer
9 1 (1.14%) Support Engineer
9 1 (1.14%) Solutions Designer
9 1 (1.14%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.14%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (28.41%) XML
1 25 (28.41%) Hibernate
1 25 (28.41%) Spring
2 20 (22.73%) Web Services
3 17 (19.32%) jQuery
4 13 (14.77%) Spring MVC
5 12 (13.64%) Java EE
5 12 (13.64%) JSP
6 11 (12.50%) HTML
6 11 (12.50%) JPA
7 10 (11.36%) Ajax
8 9 (10.23%) ActiveMQ
8 9 (10.23%) JSF
8 9 (10.23%) Apache Camel
9 8 (9.09%) REST
10 6 (6.82%) Drools
10 6 (6.82%) Mustache
10 6 (6.82%) .NET
10 6 (6.82%) CSS
10 6 (6.82%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.68%) Smartcard
2 5 (5.68%) PKI
2 5 (5.68%) Open Source
3 2 (2.27%) GIS
4 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.64%) Linux
2 8 (9.09%) UNIX
3 5 (5.68%) CentOS
4 4 (4.55%) Solaris
5 3 (3.41%) Windows
6 2 (2.27%) AIX
7 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.14%) TDD
3 22 (25.00%) MVC
4 19 (21.59%) OO
5 17 (19.32%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (13.64%) BDD
7 11 (12.50%) Scrum
8 10 (11.36%) OOD
8 10 (11.36%) SOA
9 9 (10.23%) DevOps
10 8 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 7 (7.95%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.82%) Unit Testing
12 6 (6.82%) UML
12 6 (6.82%) Workflow
13 5 (5.68%) Migration
14 4 (4.55%) Waterfall
14 4 (4.55%) Refactoring
15 3 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
15 3 (3.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 83 (94.32%) Java
2 23 (26.14%) JavaScript
2 23 (26.14%) SQL
3 14 (15.91%) Python
4 13 (14.77%) PHP
5 6 (6.82%) C#
5 6 (6.82%) Ruby
6 4 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.27%) Perl
7 2 (2.27%) Jython
8 1 (1.14%) Scala
8 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Xen
1 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (6.82%) OpenIDM
3 5 (5.68%) Puppet
4 3 (3.41%) Graphite
5 1 (1.14%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 35 (39.77%) Oracle
2 6 (6.82%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.68%) Cisco
3 5 (5.68%) Splunk
4 4 (4.55%) IBM
4 4 (4.55%) ATG
5 3 (3.41%) VMware
5 3 (3.41%) Google
5 3 (3.41%) hybris
6 1 (1.14%) Perforce
6 1 (1.14%) BEA
6 1 (1.14%) HP
6 1 (1.14%) Actimize
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