Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 68 29
Rank change year-on-year +35 -39 -1
Contract jobs citing J2EE 17 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 5.01% 2.11% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.77% 4.53% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 2
County Antrim median daily rate £525 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £309 £374 £406
90th Percentile £538 £421 £419
Northern Ireland median daily rate £525 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +27.27% - +10.00%
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 174 265 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 51.33% 46.65% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 217 23
County Antrim median daily rate £446 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.18% +37.50% -14.29%
10th Percentile £309 £340 £253
90th Percentile £538 £505 £424
Northern Ireland median daily rate £438 £413 £313
% change year-on-year +6.06% +32.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
County Antrim median hourly rate - £13.78 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +37.75% -68.75%
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.50 £13.78 £13.50
% change year-on-year -2.00% +2.04% -57.81%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in County Antrim over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 August 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 +41 17 £525 +27.27% 5
J2EE
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 16 (94.12%) Java
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 13 (76.47%) Capita
3 13 (76.47%) WebSphere
3 13 (76.47%) JMS
3 13 (76.47%) PL/SQL
3 13 (76.47%) JSF
3 13 (76.47%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (70.59%) Scala
4 12 (70.59%) EJB
5 4 (23.53%) Spring
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) Unix
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 3 (17.65%) Banking
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) JUnit
8 1 (5.88%) IBM
8 1 (5.88%) TIBCO
8 1 (5.88%) MVC
8 1 (5.88%) BT
8 1 (5.88%) CSS
8 1 (5.88%) Web Services
8 1 (5.88%) XML
8 1 (5.88%) HTML
8 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
8 1 (5.88%) Web Development

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 13 (76.47%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.88%) jMock
2 1 (5.88%) Mockito
2 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 14 (82.35%) Java Developer
3 9 (52.94%) Scala Developer
4 8 (47.06%) Java Scala Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Junior
5 3 (17.65%) Junior Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) JMS
1 13 (76.47%) JSF
2 12 (70.59%) EJB
3 4 (23.53%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) Angular 2
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) Dojo
4 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) Node.js
4 1 (5.88%) React
4 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
4 1 (5.88%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) SDLC
1 3 (17.65%) TDD
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
3 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (5.88%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source Development
3 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
3 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) Java
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 13 (76.47%) PL/SQL
4 12 (70.59%) Scala
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Capita
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) BT
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) TIBCO