The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 48 48 35
Rank change year-on-year 0 -13  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 7 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.50% 1.49% 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.38% 5.63% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 6
Median daily rate £419 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.51% -12.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £376
% change year-on-year +15.38% +3.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -12.28% +18.75%  

J2EE 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 160 142 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 34.26% 26.44% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 106 58
Median daily rate £380 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.59% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing J2EE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in South Yorkshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in South Yorkshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in South Yorkshire

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in South Yorkshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Sheffield 0 4 £488 +27.86%
Doncaster - 1 £375 -
J2EE
Yorkshire

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Spring
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
4 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (55.56%) RESTful
4 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
6 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (33.33%) Hudson
6 3 (33.33%) Redis
7 2 (22.22%) PowerMock
7 2 (22.22%) DbUnit
7 2 (22.22%) Mockito
7 2 (22.22%) BDD
7 2 (22.22%) REST
7 2 (22.22%) SonarQube
7 2 (22.22%) Go
7 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
7 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
7 2 (22.22%) Ruby
7 2 (22.22%) Java EE

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) Hudson
2 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (22.22%) DbUnit
3 2 (22.22%) jMock
3 2 (22.22%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) Maven
3 2 (22.22%) Mockito
3 2 (22.22%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE Architect
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) RESTful
4 3 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) Java EE
5 2 (22.22%) PowerMock
5 2 (22.22%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 1 (11.11%) JAXB
6 1 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Go
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) Scala
5 1 (11.11%) Jython
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Pega
1 1 (11.11%) VMware