Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 25 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)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 56 56
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -12
Contract jobs citing J2EE 6 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.88% 2.48% 1.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.00% 6.43% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 4
Sheffield median daily rate £435 £463 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.95% +19.35% +26.02%
10th Percentile £350 £413 £306
90th Percentile £450 £550 £410
South Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £463 £388
% change year-on-year -11.35% +19.35% +26.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South 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 Sheffield with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 150 373 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 22.09% 38.49% 29.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 273 175
Sheffield median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +25.00%
10th Percentile £306 £278 £278
90th Percentile £575 £573 £538
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.82% +13.33% +20.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Sheffield median hourly rate - £50.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +455.56% -60.44%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year - +244.83% -42.00%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Sheffield

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Sheffield

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JSP
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (83.33%) React
2 5 (83.33%) Angular 2
3 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) SOLID
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 4 (66.67%) Software Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (66.67%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Microservices

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (66.67%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (100.00%) JSP
2 5 (83.33%) Angular 2
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (83.33%) React
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
1 1 (16.67%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Microservices
2 4 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) SOLID
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Contact Management
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe