Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 16 January 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)
England > North East
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 93 51
Rank change year-on-year +8 -42 +20
Contract jobs citing J2EE 14 63 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.17% 2.68% 4.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.15% 8.97% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 41 54
North East median daily rate £330 £344 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.07% -19.06% +36.00%
10th Percentile £305 £307 £293
90th Percentile £350 £413 £533
England median daily rate £475 £450 £428
% change year-on-year +5.50% +5.32% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
North East median hourly rate - £36.00 -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +16.13% -3.13% +17.65%

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 the North East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 337 702 568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 28.22% 29.83% 29.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 488 367
North East median daily rate £400 £357 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.03% -10.74% +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £275
90th Percentile £550 £525 £546
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 11
North East median hourly rate £28.00 £34.33 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.43% +71.64% -33.33%
10th Percentile £10.83 £8.50 £12.25
90th Percentile £44.98 £37.75 £28.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in the North East

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in the North East

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in the North East over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in the North East

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in the North East

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the North East region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Tyne and Wear +10 14 £330 -4.07%
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 13 (92.86%) Oracle
1 13 (92.86%) WebLogic
1 13 (92.86%) Unix
1 13 (92.86%) AIX
1 13 (92.86%) HPUX
1 13 (92.86%) Solaris
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
1 13 (92.86%) JBoss
1 13 (92.86%) Apache
1 13 (92.86%) Tomcat
1 13 (92.86%) TCP/IP
1 13 (92.86%) Sun
1 13 (92.86%) Red Hat
1 13 (92.86%) iPlanet
1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
1 13 (92.86%) Clustering
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle Application Server
1 13 (92.86%) High Availability
2 12 (85.71%) SUSE
3 11 (78.57%) Load Balancing
3 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
3 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
3 11 (78.57%) F5
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco
4 8 (57.14%) ITIL
5 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (42.86%) VMware
5 6 (42.86%) PlateSpin
5 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (92.86%) Apache
1 13 (92.86%) iPlanet
1 13 (92.86%) JBoss
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle Application Server
1 13 (92.86%) Tomcat
1 13 (92.86%) WebLogic
2 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (14.29%) MQSeries
2 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
1 13 (92.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) FCoE
3 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 2 (14.29%) LDAP
3 2 (14.29%) NAS
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Unix Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Solaris Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) HPUX Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) AIX
1 13 (92.86%) HPUX
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
1 13 (92.86%) Solaris
1 13 (92.86%) Unix
2 12 (85.71%) SUSE
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) High Availability
2 11 (78.57%) Load Balancing
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
1 3 (21.43%) C-shell
1 3 (21.43%) Korn
1 3 (21.43%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (35.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (28.57%) KVM
4 3 (21.43%) Samba
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) OpenView
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle
1 13 (92.86%) Red Hat
1 13 (92.86%) Sun
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) F5
3 6 (42.86%) PlateSpin
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) HP
4 5 (35.71%) Veritas
5 2 (14.29%) Borland
5 2 (14.29%) Cognos
5 2 (14.29%) Opsware