Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 129 113
Rank change year-on-year -40 -16 +8
Contract jobs citing J2EE 30 56 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.61% 1.32% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.75% 3.83% 5.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 35 80
Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £401 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.48% -8.46% +16.67%
10th Percentile £388 £319 £324
90th Percentile £550 £519 £550
England median daily rate £495 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £77.75 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +115.97% - -5.26%

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 1,716 1,463 1,982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 34.81% 34.55% 34.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,207 1,052 1,418
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £306 £300 £300
90th Percentile £535 £525 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +304.41% -70.86%
10th Percentile £15.24 £36.13 £9.72
90th Percentile £43.25 £43.38 £15.10
England median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +3.83% +9.59% -1.35%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +24.84% 11
North Yorkshire - 5 £425 -
South Yorkshire -16 2 - -
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 15 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 14 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (46.67%) Git (software)
5 13 (43.33%) Linux
6 12 (40.00%) Tomcat
6 12 (40.00%) TDD
7 11 (36.67%) Servlets
7 11 (36.67%) HTTP
8 10 (33.33%) VMware
8 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (33.33%) Jetty
8 10 (33.33%) Open Source
8 10 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (33.33%) DevOps
8 10 (33.33%) Microservices
9 9 (30.00%) Puppet
9 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
9 9 (30.00%) Apache
9 9 (30.00%) SSL
10 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
10 8 (26.67%) DHCP
10 8 (26.67%) FTP
10 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 8 (26.67%) DNS
10 8 (26.67%) .NET
10 8 (26.67%) IIS

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 15 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 10 (33.33%) Jetty
4 9 (30.00%) Apache
5 8 (26.67%) IIS
5 8 (26.67%) Mongrel
5 8 (26.67%) nginx
6 6 (20.00%) JBoss
7 5 (16.67%) WebLogic
8 3 (10.00%) Apache Spark
8 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (6.67%) WildFly
10 1 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (3.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (26.67%) Google App Engine
3 8 (26.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) HTTP
2 9 (30.00%) SSL
2 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (26.67%) DHCP
3 8 (26.67%) DNS
3 8 (26.67%) FTP
3 8 (26.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (13.33%) MySQL
3 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.67%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (6.67%) Parquet
5 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.33%) Big Data
6 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.33%) Endeca
6 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (46.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (26.67%) Travis CI
4 7 (23.33%) Maven
5 5 (16.67%) JUnit
6 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (6.67%) DbUnit
7 2 (6.67%) jMock
7 2 (6.67%) Mockito
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (6.67%) ProC
7 2 (6.67%) SonarQube
7 2 (6.67%) Subversion
8 1 (3.33%) IntelliJ
8 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
8 1 (3.33%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Scala Developer
5 3 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.67%) J2EE Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) Servlets
2 8 (26.67%) .NET
3 6 (20.00%) Spring
4 5 (16.67%) REST
4 5 (16.67%) SOAP
4 5 (16.67%) Web Services
5 3 (10.00%) CSS
5 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (10.00%) HTML
5 3 (10.00%) HTML5
5 3 (10.00%) JSF
5 3 (10.00%) JSON
5 3 (10.00%) RESTful
5 3 (10.00%) XML
6 2 (6.67%) Ajax
6 2 (6.67%) EJB
6 2 (6.67%) Java EE
6 2 (6.67%) jQuery
6 2 (6.67%) Middleware
6 2 (6.67%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
3 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (40.00%) TDD
4 10 (33.33%) DevOps
4 10 (33.33%) Microservices
4 10 (33.33%) Open Source
5 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
6 7 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
7 6 (20.00%) Scrum
8 5 (16.67%) BDD
8 5 (16.67%) Kanban
9 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (10.00%) MVC
9 3 (10.00%) Software Delivery
10 2 (6.67%) SEO
10 2 (6.67%) Tag Management
10 2 (6.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (23.33%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) Scala
4 3 (10.00%) C
4 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Perl
5 2 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) Go
6 1 (3.33%) Java 8
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Sun Certification
4 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) PMO
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (26.67%) Xen
3 2 (6.67%) HDFS
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (6.67%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) Ansible
2 2 (6.67%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (6.67%) Terraform
3 1 (3.33%) Grafana
3 1 (3.33%) Kibana
3 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) VMware
2 8 (26.67%) Google
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) Coverity
5 2 (6.67%) IBM
5 2 (6.67%) Sun
6 1 (3.33%) Capita
6 1 (3.33%) hybris
6 1 (3.33%) webMethods