Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 22 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 162 151
Rank change year-on-year +13 -11 -14
Contract jobs citing Java EE 10 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.36% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.05% 1.04% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 12
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.44% -14.12% +21.43%
10th Percentile £317 £358 £328
90th Percentile £625 £438 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £365 £425
% change year-on-year +16.44% -14.12% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Java EE 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 955 1248 1360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 31.27% 34.65% 31.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 894 900
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £300 £284 £275
90th Percentile £513 £527 £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%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in West Yorkshire

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in West Yorkshire

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java EE in West Yorkshire

Java EE
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 Java EE within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 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 +5 6 £360 -1.37% 1
Bradford +19 3 £600 -
Java EE
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Spring
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) JBoss
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Java SE
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) Open Source
4 4 (40.00%) REST
4 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (30.00%) GitHub
5 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (30.00%) User Experience
5 3 (30.00%) JIRA
5 3 (30.00%) GlassFish
5 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (30.00%) J2EE
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum

Java EE
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 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (40.00%) JBoss
3 3 (30.00%) GlassFish
4 1 (10.00%) Anypoint
4 1 (10.00%) Mule
4 1 (10.00%) Mule ESB
4 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) GitHub
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) Mockito
4 1 (10.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Architect
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Integration Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) Java SE
2 4 (40.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) J2EE
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) MuleSoft