Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 6 months to 23 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 114 99
Rank change year-on-year -12 -15 -12
Contract jobs citing J2EE 33 52 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.08% 1.44% 1.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.48% 4.15% 6.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 41 45
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £480 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.46% -4.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £320 £350 £339
90th Percentile £581 £538 £562
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £480 £463
% change year-on-year -11.46% +3.78% +32.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 948 1254 1373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 31.13% 34.83% 31.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 899 907
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £275
90th Percentile £519 £528 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 17
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.55% +12.24%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year +138.30% -41.25% -16.67%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in West Yorkshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in West Yorkshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in West Yorkshire

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in West Yorkshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Leeds -8 13 £425 -15.00% 6
Bradford +13 2 £600 +41.18%
Halifax +11 2 - -
Wetherby - 1 £300 -
J2EE
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 27 (81.82%) Java
2 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 20 (60.61%) Spring
4 17 (51.52%) TDD
5 16 (48.48%) Hibernate
6 14 (42.42%) HTML
7 12 (36.36%) BDD
8 10 (30.30%) CSS
8 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
9 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
10 8 (24.24%) CSS3
10 8 (24.24%) Web Services
10 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
10 8 (24.24%) HTML5
10 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
11 7 (21.21%) WebSphere
11 7 (21.21%) Spring MVC
11 7 (21.21%) SOAP
11 7 (21.21%) SQL
11 7 (21.21%) MVC
12 6 (18.18%) IBM
12 6 (18.18%) Oracle
12 6 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (18.18%) SOA
12 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (18.18%) Maven
12 6 (18.18%) WebSphere Portal
12 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
12 6 (18.18%) Microservices

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 7 (21.21%) WebSphere
2 6 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (18.18%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (6.06%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) Confluence
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) Kentico
4 1 (3.03%) nginx
4 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) SmartFocus
3 2 (6.06%) GitHub
4 1 (3.03%) CloudBees
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.03%) OpenShift
4 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Broadband
1 2 (6.06%) LDAP
1 2 (6.06%) SSH
1 2 (6.06%) SSL
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) DB2
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
3 6 (18.18%) Maven
4 4 (12.12%) Ant
4 4 (12.12%) Gradle
4 4 (12.12%) jMock
4 4 (12.12%) JUnit
4 4 (12.12%) Mockito
4 4 (12.12%) Rational Application Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Subversion
5 2 (6.06%) LoadRunner
5 2 (6.06%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.03%) DbUnit
6 1 (3.03%) JIRA
6 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
6 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Developer
2 13 (39.39%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Portal Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 6 (18.18%) WebSphere Developer
3 6 (18.18%) WebSphere Portal Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Hybris Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Architect
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Technical Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Integration Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Integration Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) Spring
2 16 (48.48%) Hibernate
3 14 (42.42%) HTML
4 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
4 10 (30.30%) CSS
5 8 (24.24%) CSS3
5 8 (24.24%) HTML5
5 8 (24.24%) Web Services
6 7 (21.21%) SOAP
6 7 (21.21%) Spring MVC
7 5 (15.15%) JSP
7 5 (15.15%) REST
8 4 (12.12%) Dojo
8 4 (12.12%) jQuery
8 4 (12.12%) RESTful
8 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (9.09%) .NET
9 3 (9.09%) Java EE
9 3 (9.09%) XML
10 2 (6.06%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) iPad
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
1 4 (12.12%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) DataPower
2 2 (6.06%) Web 2.0
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) TDD
3 12 (36.36%) BDD
4 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
5 7 (21.21%) MVC
6 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 6 (18.18%) Microservices
6 6 (18.18%) SOA
7 5 (15.15%) DevOps
7 5 (15.15%) Scrum
8 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
8 4 (12.12%) RAD
8 4 (12.12%) System Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Kanban
9 3 (9.09%) Migration
9 3 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (9.09%) Open Source
9 3 (9.09%) Web Application Development
9 3 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) Java
2 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) IBM
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) hybris
3 2 (6.06%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Sitecore