Period
to 16 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 16 September 2019 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 44 66
Rank change year-on-year 0 +22 -36
Contract jobs citing Java EE 2 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.52% 2.06% 3.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 4.35% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 17
Belfast median daily rate - £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% -
County Antrim median daily rate - £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

Java EE 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 145 161 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 37.86% 47.49% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 130 222
Belfast median daily rate £423 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.11% +9.09% +8.55%
10th Percentile £300 £309 £328
90th Percentile £588 £538 £488
County Antrim median daily rate £423 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -6.11% +9.09% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Belfast median hourly rate £44.50 - £13.78
10th Percentile £42.25 - £13.38
90th Percentile £46.75 - £14.17
County Antrim median hourly rate £44.50 - £13.78

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Belfast

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in Belfast

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 2 (100.00%) OCPJP
1 2 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) TestNG
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) React
1 2 (100.00%) SonarQube

Java EE
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 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) SonarQube
1 2 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) React
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 2 (100.00%) Spring Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) OCPJP
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sun