The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 117 108 100
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 12 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.46% 0.19% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.20% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 12
Average daily rate £375 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2454 1987 2380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.45% 94.26% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1537 1000 1209
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 140 104
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.52 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -7 11 £375 - 4
North Yorkshire -9 1 - - 3
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 30 (100.00%) Java
1 30 (100.00%) J2EE
2 25 (83.33%) Spring
3 22 (73.33%) Hibernate
4 17 (56.67%) HTML
5 16 (53.33%) JSP
6 15 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 15 (50.00%) REST
7 13 (43.33%) Struts
7 13 (43.33%) SQL
8 12 (40.00%) CSS
8 12 (40.00%) Web Services
9 10 (33.33%) MySQL
9 10 (33.33%) jQuery
10 9 (30.00%) Scrum
10 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
10 9 (30.00%) XML
10 9 (30.00%) SOAP
11 7 (23.33%) XSD
11 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
11 7 (23.33%) Oracle
11 7 (23.33%) Servlets
11 7 (23.33%) MVC
11 7 (23.33%) Spring MVC
12 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
12 6 (20.00%) Maven
12 6 (20.00%) JAX-WS
12 6 (20.00%) Ajax
12 6 (20.00%) JDBC
12 6 (20.00%) WML

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 15 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) Jetty
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Maven
2 4 (13.33%) Hudson
2 4 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) JUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.33%) NUnit
General
1 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) J2EE
2 25 (83.33%) Spring
3 22 (73.33%) Hibernate
4 17 (56.67%) HTML
5 16 (53.33%) JSP
6 15 (50.00%) REST
7 13 (43.33%) Struts
8 12 (40.00%) CSS
8 12 (40.00%) Web Services
9 10 (33.33%) jQuery
10 9 (30.00%) XML
10 9 (30.00%) SOAP
11 7 (23.33%) XSD
11 7 (23.33%) Servlets
11 7 (23.33%) Spring MVC
12 6 (20.00%) JAX-WS
12 6 (20.00%) Ajax
12 6 (20.00%) JDBC
12 6 (20.00%) WML
12 6 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Android
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Scrum
2 7 (23.33%) MVC
3 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) SOA
3 6 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (20.00%) JVM Tuning
4 5 (16.67%) OO
4 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Android Development
6 1 (3.33%) BDD
6 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) JBoss
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