The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 120 94 106
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +12
Contract jobs citing Java EE 17 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.58% 1.24% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.28% 4.13% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 5
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£400 £320 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +28.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.38 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+9.96% -12.34%
Java EE
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
744 703 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.26% 30.08% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 433 326
Average daily rate £330 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £236 £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 20
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 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java EE across the Yorkshire region.

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Java EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Java EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the Yorkshire region.

Java EE Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Java EE
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 Java EE within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -18 17 £400 +25.00% 11
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
3 11 (47.83%) UNIX
3 11 (47.83%) Apache
3 11 (47.83%) WebSphere
4 10 (43.48%) Spring
5 9 (39.13%) Web Services
5 9 (39.13%) Oracle
5 9 (39.13%) Hibernate
6 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
6 8 (34.78%) Tomcat
6 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (30.43%) XML
7 7 (30.43%) HTML
7 7 (30.43%) WebLogic
7 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
7 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
7 7 (30.43%) WAN
8 6 (26.09%) Perl
8 6 (26.09%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) Python
9 5 (21.74%) J2EE
9 5 (21.74%) JUnit
9 5 (21.74%) Finance
9 5 (21.74%) SDLC
9 5 (21.74%) TDD
10 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (17.39%) Groovy
10 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (47.83%) Apache
1 11 (47.83%) WebSphere
2 8 (34.78%) Tomcat
3 7 (30.43%) WebLogic
4 4 (17.39%) JBoss
5 3 (13.04%) Confluence
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (13.04%) Node.js
5 3 (13.04%) Apache Pig
5 3 (13.04%) CICS
6 2 (8.70%) GlassFish
6 2 (8.70%) SAS
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (4.35%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
1 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
2 3 (13.04%) Apache Hive
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.70%) Adabas
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) DB2
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) JUnit
2 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
2 3 (13.04%) Maven
2 3 (13.04%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Ant
4 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (4.35%) NUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Java Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (30.43%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) COBOL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Trainer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Spring
2 9 (39.13%) Hibernate
2 9 (39.13%) Web Services
3 7 (30.43%) XML
3 7 (30.43%) HTML
4 5 (21.74%) J2EE
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
6 2 (8.70%) XHTML
6 2 (8.70%) WSDL
6 2 (8.70%) XML Schema
6 2 (8.70%) JAXB
6 2 (8.70%) Grails
6 2 (8.70%) jQuery
6 2 (8.70%) REST
6 2 (8.70%) JPA
7 1 (4.35%) RESTful
7 1 (4.35%) HTML5
7 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (4.35%) JSF
7 1 (4.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
2 3 (13.04%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.70%) W3C
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) UNIX
3 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (17.39%) Windows
5 2 (8.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
3 5 (21.74%) TDD
3 5 (21.74%) SDLC
4 4 (17.39%) OO
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (17.39%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) ETL
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) DevOps
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) User Stories
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Time Management
6 2 (8.70%) Kanban
6 2 (8.70%) Feature Driven Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) Perl
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Python
4 4 (17.39%) Groovy
4 4 (17.39%) Scala
5 3 (13.04%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 3 (13.04%) COBOL
5 3 (13.04%) JCL
6 2 (8.70%) R
7 1 (4.35%) XPath
7 1 (4.35%) C#
7 1 (4.35%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (13.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Atlassian
4 2 (8.70%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft