Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 20 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 135 134
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1 -23
Contract jobs citing Java EE 6 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.27% 0.39% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 1.00% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 11
Leeds median daily rate £360 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.37% -14.12% +30.77%
10th Percentile £298 £358 £356
90th Percentile £513 £423 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £365 £425
% change year-on-year +16.44% -14.12% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 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 795 997 1092
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 35.52% 38.51% 33.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 717 763
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% +10.29%
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%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Leeds

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in Leeds

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java EE in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Java SE
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) GitHub
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) User Experience
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) JBoss
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) GlassFish
3 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Maven
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) TestNG

Java EE
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 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 3 (50.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) Mockito
4 1 (16.67%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Architect
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) Java SE
2 4 (66.67%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript