Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 19 November 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 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 108 84
Rank change year-on-year -13 -24 -5
Contract jobs citing J2EE 13 35 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.59% 1.34% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 3.47% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 43
Leeds median daily rate £425 £490 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.27% -2.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £319 £324 £351
90th Percentile £506 £538 £562
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £480 £500
% change year-on-year -11.46% -4.00% +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 790 1010 1086
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 35.57% 38.61% 33.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 728 764
Leeds median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £513 £538 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 11
Leeds median hourly rate - £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.00% -50.00%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year - -63.55% +12.24%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Leeds

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Leeds

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Leeds

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE 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 Leeds region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Spring
3 8 (61.54%) TDD
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
6 5 (38.46%) SOAP
6 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (30.77%) jMock
7 4 (30.77%) Mockito
7 4 (30.77%) BDD
7 4 (30.77%) JUnit
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
7 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
7 4 (30.77%) Microservices
8 3 (23.08%) Docker
8 3 (23.08%) DevOps
8 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
8 3 (23.08%) Open Source Development
8 3 (23.08%) MVC
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle
8 3 (23.08%) SOA
8 3 (23.08%) REST
8 3 (23.08%) Open Source
8 3 (23.08%) Kanban
8 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
8 3 (23.08%) Spring MVC

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) CloudBees
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) OpenShift
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Broadband
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.69%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
1 4 (30.77%) jMock
1 4 (30.77%) JUnit
1 4 (30.77%) Mockito
2 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
3 2 (15.38%) Maven
3 2 (15.38%) SonarQube
4 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.69%) DbUnit
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Developer
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Developer
3 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Spring
2 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) Spring MVC
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) RESTful
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.69%) Apache Camel
7 1 (7.69%) CSS3
7 1 (7.69%) HTML5
7 1 (7.69%) Java EE
7 1 (7.69%) JSON
7 1 (7.69%) Node.js
7 1 (7.69%) PowerMock
7 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Microservices
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) Kanban
5 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Open Source
5 3 (23.08%) Open Source Development
5 3 (23.08%) SOA
5 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
6 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
6 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft