Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 64 23
Rank change year-on-year +30 -41 +3
Contract jobs citing J2EE 18 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 4.81% 1.87% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.47% 4.10% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 2
Belfast median daily rate £478 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.76% - +132.39%
10th Percentile £309 £374 £406
90th Percentile £538 £421 £419
County Antrim median daily rate £478 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +15.76% - +132.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

J2EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 190 244 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 50.80% 45.52% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 192 28
Belfast median daily rate £450 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +26.92% -7.14%
10th Percentile £340 £289 £265
90th Percentile £538 £488 £421
County Antrim median daily rate £450 £413 £325
% change year-on-year +9.09% +26.92% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Belfast median hourly rate - £13.78 -
County Antrim median hourly rate - £13.78 -

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Belfast

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing J2EE in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Belfast

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Belfast over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 17 (94.44%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 14 (77.78%) WebSphere
4 9 (50.00%) Capita
4 9 (50.00%) Scala
4 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (50.00%) EJB
4 9 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 9 (50.00%) JMS
4 9 (50.00%) JSF
5 8 (44.44%) Banking
5 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 8 (44.44%) Unix
6 6 (33.33%) IBM
6 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (27.78%) MQSeries
7 5 (27.78%) JSP
7 5 (27.78%) Servlets
7 5 (27.78%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (22.22%) Spring
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle
9 3 (16.67%) TDD
9 3 (16.67%) SDLC
10 2 (11.11%) JUnit
10 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
11 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
11 1 (5.56%) MVC
11 1 (5.56%) BT

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (77.78%) WebSphere
2 5 (27.78%) MQSeries
2 5 (27.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.56%) jMock
2 1 (5.56%) Mockito
2 1 (5.56%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (44.44%) Banking
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (94.44%) Java Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Java Scala Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Scala Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Java WebSphere Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior WebSphere Developer
4 5 (27.78%) WebSphere Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Junior
5 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) EJB
1 9 (50.00%) JMS
1 9 (50.00%) JSF
2 6 (33.33%) jQuery
3 5 (27.78%) JSP
3 5 (27.78%) Servlets
4 4 (22.22%) Spring
5 1 (5.56%) Angular 2
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.56%) CSS
5 1 (5.56%) CSS3
5 1 (5.56%) Dojo
5 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
5 1 (5.56%) Node.js
5 1 (5.56%) React
5 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
5 1 (5.56%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) SDLC
1 3 (16.67%) TDD
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
3 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (5.56%) MVC
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source Development
3 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
3 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (50.00%) Scala
4 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Capita
2 6 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) BT
4 1 (5.56%) TIBCO