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 3 months to 29 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.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 112 108
Rank change year-on-year +20 -4  
Contract jobs citing Java EE 7 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.52% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.44% 0.64% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £400 £371 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.74% -1.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £424 £413
% change year-on-year -5.60% +2.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Java EE 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 487 624 572
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 36.26% 32.00% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 457 350
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 £516 £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 £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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
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 3 months to 29 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 +8 5 £400 +7.74% 2
Wakefield - 2 £400 - 2
Java EE
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (50.00%) Mule
3 6 (50.00%) MuleSoft
3 6 (50.00%) Anypoint
4 5 (41.67%) Spring
5 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 4 (33.33%) J2EE
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) OO
7 2 (16.67%) Subversion
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) JPA
7 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (16.67%) Microservices
7 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
7 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
7 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
7 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
7 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 1 (8.33%) Play Framework
8 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (8.33%) CQRS
8 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture

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 (50.00%) Anypoint
1 6 (50.00%) Mule
1 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Integration Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) Spring
3 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) JPA
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) Grails
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) Java SE
5 1 (8.33%) JMS
5 1 (8.33%) JSF
5 1 (8.33%) Play Framework
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (16.67%) Microservices
1 2 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) BDD
2 1 (8.33%) CQRS
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) TDD
2 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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