The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role 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/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 117 100 99
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 7 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.71% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.76% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 15
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£341 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.05% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £338 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+24.89% -7.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £88.75 £33.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+168.93% -29.03%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2322 2098 2318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.22% 93.41% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1415 1200 1120
Average daily rate £350 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 116 134
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -12.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Java/J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Yorkshire region.

Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Java/J2EE Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Yorkshire region.

Java/J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 November 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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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 -7 5 £375 - 5
South Yorkshire -1 2 £308 -
North Yorkshire - - - - 3
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) J2EE
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Spring
3 10 (45.45%) Hibernate
4 9 (40.91%) JUnit
5 8 (36.36%) JSF
5 8 (36.36%) MVC
5 8 (36.36%) jQuery
6 7 (31.82%) Spring MVC
6 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
6 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
7 5 (22.73%) Web Services
7 5 (22.73%) XML
8 4 (18.18%) XSD
8 4 (18.18%) CSS
8 4 (18.18%) JSP
8 4 (18.18%) HTML
8 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 4 (18.18%) TDD
8 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (18.18%) JPA
8 4 (18.18%) Java EE
8 4 (18.18%) BDD
8 4 (18.18%) REST
8 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
9 3 (13.64%) Puppet
9 3 (13.64%) Git (software)

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
2 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 3 (13.64%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) CMS
4 1 (4.55%) Node.js
4 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.55%) Magnolia
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.55%) Redis
1 1 (4.55%) Riak
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) JUnit
2 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
3 3 (13.64%) Maven
3 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) J2EE
2 11 (50.00%) Spring
3 10 (45.45%) Hibernate
4 8 (36.36%) JSF
4 8 (36.36%) jQuery
5 7 (31.82%) Spring MVC
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) XML
7 4 (18.18%) XSD
7 4 (18.18%) CSS
7 4 (18.18%) JSP
7 4 (18.18%) JPA
7 4 (18.18%) REST
7 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 4 (18.18%) Java EE
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
8 2 (9.09%) Struts
9 1 (4.55%) J2SE
9 1 (4.55%) Spring Web Flow
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) MVC
3 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (18.18%) BDD
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (4.55%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
6 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle