Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 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
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 29 30
Rank change year-on-year -40 +1 -12
Contract jobs citing Java EE 8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.50% 1.41% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.17% 5.66% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Belfast median daily rate £413 - £375
10th Percentile £397 - £363
90th Percentile £421 - £388
County Antrim median daily rate £413 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

Java EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 252 53 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 47.10% 24.88% 33.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 27 32
Belfast median daily rate £413 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £290 £250 £171
90th Percentile £508 £425 £461
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +26.92% -7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Belfast median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.61% -62.11% +88.24%
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 £32.00
% change year-on-year +13.61% -62.11% +88.24%

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 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) WebSphere
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) Multithreading
2 7 (87.50%) JPA
2 7 (87.50%) RESTful
2 7 (87.50%) Node.js
2 7 (87.50%) Spring Integration
2 7 (87.50%) TypeScript
2 7 (87.50%) Spring Boot
2 7 (87.50%) Concurrent Programming
2 7 (87.50%) Virtual Team
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Hibernate
2 7 (87.50%) Data Modelling
2 7 (87.50%) Banking
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) JSP
2 7 (87.50%) Servlets
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE

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 7 (87.50%) WebSphere
General
1 7 (87.50%) Banking
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Full Stack Developer
2 7 (87.50%) HTML CSS Developer
2 7 (87.50%) HTML Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Senior Full Stack Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Senior Java Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) Hibernate
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JPA
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) JSP
2 7 (87.50%) Node.js
2 7 (87.50%) RESTful
2 7 (87.50%) Servlets
2 7 (87.50%) Spring Boot
2 7 (87.50%) Spring Integration
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Concurrent Programming
1 7 (87.50%) Data Modelling
1 7 (87.50%) Multithreading
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) TypeScript
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree