The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Yorkshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 96 105 123
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +18
Contract jobs citing Java EE 21 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.91% 0.67% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.18% 2.64% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 6
Average daily rate
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£320 £250 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -27.82%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
660 531 728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.70% 25.46% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 296 416
Average daily rate £320 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 8
Average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +89.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £32.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
Java EE
England

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
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 11 July 2014. 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
South Yorkshire - 9 £305 -
West Yorkshire -2 8 £320 +28.00% 6
North Yorkshire - 5 £325 - 1
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 40 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (60.00%) Spring
3 20 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 19 (47.50%) Maven
4 19 (47.50%) Hibernate
5 18 (45.00%) HTML
5 18 (45.00%) CSS
6 14 (35.00%) jQuery
7 13 (32.50%) J2EE
8 12 (30.00%) MVC
8 12 (30.00%) Spring MVC
9 11 (27.50%) Ajax
10 10 (25.00%) Relational Database
10 10 (25.00%) Finance
10 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 10 (25.00%) Eclipse
10 10 (25.00%) Web Services
10 10 (25.00%) Tomcat
11 9 (22.50%) OO
11 9 (22.50%) Release Management
11 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (20.00%) Twitter
12 8 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (17.50%) Spring Integration
13 7 (17.50%) JSON
13 7 (17.50%) XML
13 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
13 7 (17.50%) OOA/OOD
14 5 (12.50%) SOA
14 5 (12.50%) Oracle

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 10 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
3 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.00%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.00%) Apache
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.50%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.00%) MySQL
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Maven
2 10 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.00%) JUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.50%) NUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) Hudson
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (70.00%) Developer
1 28 (70.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Architect
3 3 (7.50%) Analyst
3 3 (7.50%) Developer Analyst
3 3 (7.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Designer
4 2 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Programmer
4 2 (5.00%) Java Programmer
5 1 (2.50%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (2.50%) Administrator
5 1 (2.50%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.50%) Lead Designer
5 1 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.50%) SOA Designer
5 1 (2.50%) C# Architect
5 1 (2.50%) Data Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (60.00%) Spring
2 19 (47.50%) Hibernate
3 18 (45.00%) CSS
3 18 (45.00%) HTML
4 14 (35.00%) jQuery
5 13 (32.50%) J2EE
6 12 (30.00%) Spring MVC
7 11 (27.50%) Ajax
8 10 (25.00%) Web Services
9 8 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (17.50%) Spring Integration
10 7 (17.50%) XML
10 7 (17.50%) JSON
11 4 (10.00%) XSD
11 4 (10.00%) XSLT
12 3 (7.50%) .NET
12 3 (7.50%) JSP
12 3 (7.50%) Struts
12 3 (7.50%) REST
12 3 (7.50%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) UNIX
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) MVC
2 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (22.50%) Release Management
3 9 (22.50%) OO
4 7 (17.50%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (12.50%) SOA
6 4 (10.00%) UML
6 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (7.50%) Low Latency
7 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.00%) Multithreading
8 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.00%) Scrum
8 2 (5.00%) Web Design
8 2 (5.00%) TDD
8 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.50%) OOP
9 1 (2.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) C
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Twitter
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft