The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 3 months to 26 June 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)
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 15 18
Rank change year-on-year -37 +3  
Contract jobs citing Java EE 9 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 2.68% 3.53% 2.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.11% 12.00% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Median daily rate £413 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -13.75%  

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 County Antrim with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 176 25 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 52.38% 29.41% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 12 11
Median daily rate £413 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £413 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.78 - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim citing Java EE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in County Antrim

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in County Antrim

Java EE
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 Java EE within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -38 8 £413 -
Java EE
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
2 8 (88.89%) WebSphere
2 8 (88.89%) JSON
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) Multithreading
2 8 (88.89%) JPA
2 8 (88.89%) RESTful
2 8 (88.89%) Node.js
2 8 (88.89%) Spring Integration
2 8 (88.89%) TypeScript
2 8 (88.89%) Spring Boot
2 8 (88.89%) Concurrent Programming
2 8 (88.89%) Virtual Team
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Hibernate
2 8 (88.89%) Data Modelling
2 8 (88.89%) Banking
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) JSP
2 8 (88.89%) Servlets
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE

Java EE
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 (88.89%) WebSphere
General
1 8 (88.89%) Banking
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Full Stack Developer
2 8 (88.89%) HTML CSS Developer
2 8 (88.89%) HTML Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Java Developer
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Senior Full Stack Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Senior Java Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) Hibernate
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) JPA
2 8 (88.89%) JSON
2 8 (88.89%) JSP
2 8 (88.89%) Node.js
2 8 (88.89%) RESTful
2 8 (88.89%) Servlets
2 8 (88.89%) Spring Boot
2 8 (88.89%) Spring Integration
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Concurrent Programming
1 8 (88.89%) Data Modelling
1 8 (88.89%) Multithreading
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) TypeScript
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree