Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - +26 -9
Contract jobs citing Java EE 17 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 3.68% - 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.94% - 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Belfast median daily rate £413 - £400
10th Percentile £406 - £350
90th Percentile £419 - £450
County Antrim median daily rate £413 - £400
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 171 68 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 37.01% 20.86% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 31 20
Belfast median daily rate £420 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +10.27% +18.45%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £313
90th Percentile £475 £425 £450
County Antrim median daily rate £420 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +5.00% +10.27% +18.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Belfast median hourly rate - £12.17 -
County Antrim median hourly rate - £12.17 -

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 21 January 2018, 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 17 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (82.35%) Web Services
3 13 (76.47%) Spring Boot
4 12 (70.59%) Finance
4 12 (70.59%) Hibernate
4 12 (70.59%) Spring
5 11 (64.71%) RESTful
5 11 (64.71%) HTML
5 11 (64.71%) CSS
5 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
6 9 (52.94%) JSP
6 9 (52.94%) Servlets
6 9 (52.94%) XML
6 9 (52.94%) MVC
6 9 (52.94%) Data Modelling
6 9 (52.94%) Multithreading
6 9 (52.94%) Node.js
6 9 (52.94%) Spring Integration
6 9 (52.94%) Banking
6 9 (52.94%) WebSphere
6 9 (52.94%) JSON
6 9 (52.94%) JPA
6 9 (52.94%) Concurrent Programming
6 9 (52.94%) Virtual Team
6 9 (52.94%) TypeScript
7 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (23.53%) Scala
8 4 (23.53%) React
9 3 (17.65%) Selenium
9 3 (17.65%) JUnit

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 9 (52.94%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) JBoss
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
1 2 (11.76%) Hazelcast
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
1 2 (11.76%) Redis
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JUnit
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) Ant
2 2 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
2 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.76%) FitNesse
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Gradle
2 2 (11.76%) Hudson
2 2 (11.76%) IntelliJ
2 2 (11.76%) JBehave
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) JMeter
2 2 (11.76%) Maven
2 2 (11.76%) Mockito
2 2 (11.76%) NetBeans
2 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 13 (76.47%) Senior Developer
2 13 (76.47%) Senior Java Developer
3 9 (52.94%) Full Stack Developer
3 9 (52.94%) HTML CSS Developer
3 9 (52.94%) HTML Developer
3 9 (52.94%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (52.94%) Senior Full Stack Developer
3 9 (52.94%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Developer in Test
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) Web Services
2 13 (76.47%) Spring Boot
3 12 (70.59%) Hibernate
3 12 (70.59%) Spring
4 11 (64.71%) CSS
4 11 (64.71%) HTML
4 11 (64.71%) RESTful
5 9 (52.94%) JPA
5 9 (52.94%) JSON
5 9 (52.94%) JSP
5 9 (52.94%) Node.js
5 9 (52.94%) Servlets
5 9 (52.94%) Spring Integration
5 9 (52.94%) XML
6 4 (23.53%) React
7 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
7 2 (11.76%) EclipseLink
7 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (11.76%) LESS
7 2 (11.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Concurrent Programming
1 9 (52.94%) Data Modelling
1 9 (52.94%) Multithreading
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Microservices
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source
3 2 (11.76%) System Testing
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) TypeScript
4 4 (23.53%) Scala
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle