Period
to 18 December 2018

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 6 months to 18 December 2018 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 145 121
Rank change year-on-year -21 -24 -9
Contract jobs citing J2EE 34 48 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.68% 1.08% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.14% 3.76% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 35 53
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £410 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -13.68% +11.76%
10th Percentile £400 £321 £350
90th Percentile £546 £510 £550
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year +12.50% +7.38% -6.88%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,592 1,277 1,806
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 31.66% 28.66% 34.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,130 933 1,249
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £303 £284 £275
90th Percentile £550 £537 £538
England median daily rate £485 £473 £425
% change year-on-year +2.54% +11.29% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 10
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £24.23 £14.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.76% +64.94% -36.14%
10th Percentile £15.24 £15.61 £13.43
90th Percentile £43.25 £32.85 £44.38
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Yorkshire

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
West Yorkshire -29 24 £500 +21.14% 7
South Yorkshire -4 9 £450 +6.51% 3
North Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 27 (79.41%) Java
2 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
4 14 (41.18%) Microservices
5 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
5 13 (38.24%) Spring
5 13 (38.24%) Linux
6 12 (35.29%) DevOps
7 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
8 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (26.47%) SQL
8 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (26.47%) Node.js
9 8 (23.53%) Spring Boot
9 8 (23.53%) Servlets
9 8 (23.53%) HTTP
9 8 (23.53%) RESTful
10 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
10 7 (20.59%) JSON
10 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
10 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
10 7 (20.59%) Maven
10 7 (20.59%) Unix
10 7 (20.59%) HTML
10 7 (20.59%) BDD
10 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
10 7 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (17.65%) Puppet
11 6 (17.65%) REST
11 6 (17.65%) .NET

J2EE
Co-occurring 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 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
2 6 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 5 (14.71%) Apache
3 5 (14.71%) Jetty
4 4 (11.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (11.76%) IIS
4 4 (11.76%) Mongrel
4 4 (11.76%) nginx
5 3 (8.82%) JBoss
5 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
6 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark
6 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (14.71%) Google App Engine
3 5 (14.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.88%) GitHub
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (2.94%) Apigee
5 1 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) HTTP
2 6 (17.65%) SSL
2 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.76%) DHCP
3 4 (11.76%) DNS
3 4 (11.76%) FTP
3 4 (11.76%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
2 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
2 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.82%) MySQL
5 2 (5.88%) Big Data
5 2 (5.88%) DB2
5 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.88%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.88%) Parquet
6 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
2 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
3 7 (20.59%) Maven
4 5 (14.71%) Travis CI
5 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
6 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (5.88%) IntelliJ
6 2 (5.88%) JUnit
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (5.88%) ProC
6 2 (5.88%) Subversion
7 1 (2.94%) Ant
7 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.94%) Gradle
7 1 (2.94%) gulp
7 1 (2.94%) Mockito
7 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Applications Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Mobile Architect
5 2 (5.88%) DBA
5 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Integration Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (5.88%) Scala Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.94%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) Spring
2 9 (26.47%) Node.js
3 8 (23.53%) RESTful
3 8 (23.53%) Servlets
3 8 (23.53%) Spring Boot
4 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
4 7 (20.59%) HTML
4 7 (20.59%) JSON
5 6 (17.65%) .NET
5 6 (17.65%) CSS
5 6 (17.65%) REST
5 6 (17.65%) Web Services
6 5 (14.71%) OAuth
6 5 (14.71%) OpenID
6 5 (14.71%) XML
7 4 (11.76%) Ajax
7 4 (11.76%) Middleware
7 4 (11.76%) OSGi
8 2 (5.88%) HTML5
8 2 (5.88%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) IVR
1 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 7 (20.59%) Unix
3 4 (11.76%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) AIX
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Microservices
3 12 (35.29%) DevOps
4 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (20.59%) BDD
5 7 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
6 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
7 5 (14.71%) Deployment Automation
7 5 (14.71%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (14.71%) Open Source
8 4 (11.76%) Analytics
8 4 (11.76%) SEO
8 4 (11.76%) SOA
8 4 (11.76%) Tag Management
8 4 (11.76%) TDD
9 3 (8.82%) Scrum
9 3 (8.82%) Web Operations
10 2 (5.88%) High Availability
10 2 (5.88%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) Java
2 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) Scala
5 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.76%) Python
6 3 (8.82%) C
6 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.88%) Perl
7 2 (5.88%) Ruby
8 1 (2.94%) Go
8 1 (2.94%) Groovy
8 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Sun Certification
4 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (14.71%) Xen
2 3 (8.82%) Docker
3 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.88%) HDFS
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Puppet
2 2 (5.88%) Ansible
2 2 (5.88%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) Terraform
3 1 (2.94%) Grafana
3 1 (2.94%) Kibana
3 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Google
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle
1 5 (14.71%) Perfecto Mobile
1 5 (14.71%) VMware
2 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.88%) Sun
3 1 (2.94%) Coverity
3 1 (2.94%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) webMethods