The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 96 97 94
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 31 42 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.44% 1.49% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.25% 4.91% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 24
Median daily rate £413 £393 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.09% +13.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £550 £450
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 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -1.31% +5.55%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 729 856 794
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 33.75% 30.40% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 605 495
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.76% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Yorkshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Yorkshire

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Yorkshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +7 23 £413 -2.36% 7
South Yorkshire -4 7 £419 +15.51% 1
North Yorkshire +3 1 £325 +8.33% 2
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (46.30%) Spring
4 20 (37.04%) SQL
4 20 (37.04%) Web Services
5 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
6 17 (31.48%) Oracle
7 16 (29.63%) WebSphere
8 15 (27.78%) Unit Testing
8 15 (27.78%) E-Commerce
9 14 (25.93%) Hibernate
10 13 (24.07%) XML
11 12 (22.22%) JSP
11 12 (22.22%) SOA
12 11 (20.37%) SOAP
12 11 (20.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 11 (20.37%) Oracle Identity Management
13 10 (18.52%) Finance
13 10 (18.52%) Git (software)
13 10 (18.52%) RESTful
14 9 (16.67%) Software Engineering
14 9 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (16.67%) REST
14 9 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (14.81%) HTML
15 8 (14.81%) Identity Management
15 8 (14.81%) Law
15 8 (14.81%) JavaBeans
15 8 (14.81%) Java EE
16 7 (12.96%) TDD

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in 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 16 (29.63%) WebSphere
2 9 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (11.11%) Apache
3 6 (11.11%) Mule
3 6 (11.11%) Mule ESB
4 5 (9.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
5 4 (7.41%) WebLogic
6 3 (5.56%) Confluence
7 2 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.85%) CMS
8 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.85%) nginx
8 1 (1.85%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.85%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.41%) Redis
3 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (1.85%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.85%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.96%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.96%) Rational Application Developer
3 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.56%) Hudson
3 3 (5.56%) JIRA
3 3 (5.56%) Maven
3 3 (5.56%) Subversion
3 3 (5.56%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.70%) DbUnit
4 2 (3.70%) jMock
4 2 (3.70%) JUnit
4 2 (3.70%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.70%) Mockito
4 2 (3.70%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.85%) Ant
5 1 (1.85%) JMeter
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Law
3 3 (5.56%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Advertising
5 1 (1.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (74.07%) Developer
2 21 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Integration Developer
4 6 (11.11%) MuleSoft Developer
5 5 (9.26%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Agile Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Java Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Specialist
8 2 (3.70%) J2EE Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Java Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Principal Software Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (46.30%) Spring
2 20 (37.04%) Web Services
3 14 (25.93%) Hibernate
4 13 (24.07%) XML
5 12 (22.22%) JSP
6 11 (20.37%) SOAP
7 10 (18.52%) RESTful
8 9 (16.67%) REST
9 8 (14.81%) HTML
9 8 (14.81%) Java EE
9 8 (14.81%) JavaBeans
10 7 (12.96%) CSS
10 7 (12.96%) Struts
11 6 (11.11%) EJB
11 6 (11.11%) JMS
11 6 (11.11%) Middleware
11 6 (11.11%) Servlets
12 5 (9.26%) Spring MVC
13 4 (7.41%) AngularJS
13 4 (7.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) DataPower
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Linux
2 5 (9.26%) Unix
3 3 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.78%) E-Commerce
2 15 (27.78%) Unit Testing
3 12 (22.22%) SOA
4 9 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 8 (14.81%) Identity Management
6 7 (12.96%) TDD
6 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
7 6 (11.11%) API Development
7 6 (11.11%) B2B
7 6 (11.11%) EAI
8 5 (9.26%) MVC
8 5 (9.26%) Scrum
9 4 (7.41%) BDD
9 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.41%) Front End Development
9 4 (7.41%) OO
9 4 (7.41%) SDLC
10 3 (5.56%) Analytics
10 3 (5.56%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (37.04%) SQL
3 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.41%) Scala
5 2 (3.70%) Go
5 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.70%) Python
5 2 (3.70%) Ruby
6 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.85%) Jython
6 1 (1.85%) Perl
6 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle Identity Management
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Oracle
2 6 (11.11%) MuleSoft
3 3 (5.56%) IBM
4 2 (3.70%) Adobe
5 1 (1.85%) Google
5 1 (1.85%) hybris
5 1 (1.85%) Pega
5 1 (1.85%) VMware
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