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 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 113 95 111
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Contract jobs citing Java EE 13 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.53% 0.97% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.02% 3.27% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 2
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£375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £301 £369
% change year-on-year
+31.44% -18.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -
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
643 672 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.36% 29.68% 26.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 366 309
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 £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 11 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% -41.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £15.00 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £33.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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 23 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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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 -6 12 £375 +19.04% 5
South Yorkshire +1 1 £350 -30.00% 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 4
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 14 (66.67%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) J2EE
3 11 (52.38%) Oracle
4 10 (47.62%) UNIX
5 9 (42.86%) ITIL
5 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database
6 8 (38.10%) WebLogic
6 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (33.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 6 (28.57%) Spring
8 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
9 4 (19.05%) PHP
9 4 (19.05%) Python
9 4 (19.05%) SOA
9 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
10 3 (14.29%) Open Source
10 3 (14.29%) DevOps
10 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
10 3 (14.29%) Solaris
10 3 (14.29%) Linux
10 3 (14.29%) JSP
10 3 (14.29%) Web Services
10 3 (14.29%) XML
10 3 (14.29%) Scrum
10 3 (14.29%) Finance
10 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
10 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 8 (38.10%) WebLogic
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.76%) JBoss
4 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Redis
3 1 (4.76%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SOA Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SOA Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) J2EE
2 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 6 (28.57%) Spring
3 3 (14.29%) JSP
3 3 (14.29%) Java SE
3 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 3 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (9.52%) J2ME
4 2 (9.52%) J2SE
4 2 (9.52%) .NET
4 2 (9.52%) JPA
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
4 2 (9.52%) Java ME
5 1 (4.76%) Ajax
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) Dojo
5 1 (4.76%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) HTML
5 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) UNIX
2 3 (14.29%) Solaris
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) SOA
3 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) BPEL
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.76%) BDD
6 1 (4.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 4 (19.05%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.76%) Graphite
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) ATG
2 1 (4.76%) hybris