Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 20 February 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)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 47 27
Rank change year-on-year -7 -20 -10
Contract jobs citing J2EE 8 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.68% 1.09% 2.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 4.60% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
County Antrim median daily rate £430 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +14.29% +14.29%
10th Percentile £415 £400 £295
90th Percentile £445 £400 £385
Northern Ireland median daily rate £430 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +7.50% +14.29% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland 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 County Antrim with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 184 87 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 38.74% 23.71% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 45 25
County Antrim median daily rate £430 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £314 £268 £313
90th Percentile £488 £459 £445
Northern Ireland median daily rate £425 £404 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.67% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - £14.34 -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £14.34 -

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in County Antrim

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in County Antrim

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -5 8 £430 +7.50% 4
J2EE
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (100.00%) JSP
1 8 (100.00%) Servlets
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) DB2
3 2 (25.00%) Ant
3 2 (25.00%) JUnit
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) Intranet

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 8 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Ant
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
1 2 (25.00%) Rational Application Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (87.50%) Banking
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Senior Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Senior Java Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Senior WebSphere Developer
2 7 (87.50%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) JSP
1 8 (100.00%) Servlets
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) IBM