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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 73 85 87
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 22 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.65% 1.45% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.60% 4.60% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 14
Median daily rate £426 £420 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.48% +25.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year -12.28% +15.54%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 478 609 581
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 35.83% 31.46% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 439 356
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -77.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 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
Leeds +11 21 £440 +3.52% 9
Halifax - 1 £300 -
J2EE
Yorkshire

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (42.86%) Spring
4 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
5 15 (35.71%) SQL
5 15 (35.71%) E-Commerce
5 15 (35.71%) WebSphere
6 14 (33.33%) Web Services
7 12 (28.57%) Oracle
7 12 (28.57%) JSP
7 12 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 11 (26.19%) Oracle Identity Management
8 11 (26.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 11 (26.19%) SOAP
8 11 (26.19%) Hibernate
9 9 (21.43%) Finance
9 9 (21.43%) XML
9 9 (21.43%) REST
9 9 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (19.05%) JavaBeans
10 8 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (19.05%) HTML
10 8 (19.05%) Law
10 8 (19.05%) Identity Management
11 7 (16.67%) CSS
11 7 (16.67%) Struts
11 7 (16.67%) Waterfall
11 7 (16.67%) Rational Application Developer
11 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 7 (16.67%) Data Centre

J2EE
Top Related 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 15 (35.71%) WebSphere
2 8 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (14.29%) Mule
3 6 (14.29%) Mule ESB
4 5 (11.90%) Apache
5 3 (7.14%) Confluence
5 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
6 2 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.38%) CMS
7 1 (2.38%) nginx
7 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.38%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 7 (16.67%) Rational Application Developer
2 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 3 (7.14%) JIRA
3 3 (7.14%) Maven
3 3 (7.14%) Subversion
4 2 (4.76%) DbUnit
4 2 (4.76%) jMock
4 2 (4.76%) JUnit
4 2 (4.76%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.76%) Mockito
4 2 (4.76%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.38%) Ant
5 1 (2.38%) JMeter
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Law
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Developer
2 17 (40.48%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Integration Developer
4 6 (14.29%) MuleSoft Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) Agile Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Architect
7 2 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Principal Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL Developer
8 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) Spring
2 14 (33.33%) Web Services
3 12 (28.57%) JSP
4 11 (26.19%) Hibernate
4 11 (26.19%) SOAP
5 9 (21.43%) REST
5 9 (21.43%) XML
6 8 (19.05%) HTML
6 8 (19.05%) JavaBeans
7 7 (16.67%) CSS
7 7 (16.67%) Struts
8 6 (14.29%) EJB
8 6 (14.29%) JMS
8 6 (14.29%) Middleware
8 6 (14.29%) RESTful
8 6 (14.29%) Servlets
9 5 (11.90%) Spring MVC
10 4 (9.52%) Java EE
10 4 (9.52%) jQuery
11 3 (7.14%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 12 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Identity Management
5 7 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 6 (14.29%) API Development
6 6 (14.29%) B2B
6 6 (14.29%) EAI
6 6 (14.29%) SOA
6 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.90%) MVC
7 5 (11.90%) Scrum
8 4 (9.52%) BDD
8 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.52%) Front End Development
8 4 (9.52%) TDD
9 3 (7.14%) Analytics
9 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 3 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
3 15 (35.71%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) Go
4 2 (4.76%) Python
4 2 (4.76%) Ruby
4 2 (4.76%) Scala
5 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle Identity Management
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) MuleSoft
3 3 (7.14%) IBM
4 2 (4.76%) Adobe
5 1 (2.38%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) hybris
5 1 (2.38%) VMware
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