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 27 June 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)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 7 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.12% 1.12% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.19% 3.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.07% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £40.60
% change year-on-year -8.57% -13.79%  

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 113 138 110
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 34.24% 30.94% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 106 60
Median daily rate £375 £380 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.31% +12.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £265 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 27 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 27 June 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 +13 5 £425 -12.82% 1
Doncaster - 1 £375 -
J2EE
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Spring
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
5 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
5 5 (38.46%) TDD
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) Scala
5 5 (38.46%) RESTful
6 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (30.77%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
6 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
6 4 (30.77%) SOAP
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) JUnit
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
7 3 (23.08%) Maven
7 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (23.08%) Apache Camel
7 3 (23.08%) Kanban
7 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Pega

J2EE
Co-occurring 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 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) JBoss
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 1 (7.69%) Liferay
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 3 (23.08%) JUnit
2 3 (23.08%) Maven
3 2 (15.38%) DbUnit
3 2 (15.38%) IntelliJ
3 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 2 (15.38%) jMock
3 2 (15.38%) Mockito
3 2 (15.38%) SonarQube
3 2 (15.38%) Subversion
4 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.69%) Gradle
4 1 (7.69%) Hudson
4 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE Architect
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Architect
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Spring
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) RESTful
3 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 4 (30.77%) SOAP
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) Apache Camel
5 2 (15.38%) Ajax
5 2 (15.38%) CSS3
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) Java EE
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) JSP
5 2 (15.38%) Node.js
5 2 (15.38%) PowerMock
5 2 (15.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (15.38%) iPad
1 2 (15.38%) Web 2.0
2 1 (7.69%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Kanban
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
6 2 (15.38%) Microservices
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) SOA
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (7.69%) DevOps
7 1 (7.69%) High Availability
7 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) Scala
3 2 (15.38%) Go
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Jython
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Pega
3 1 (7.69%) ATG
3 1 (7.69%) VMware