Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 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 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 127 117
Rank change year-on-year -12 -10 -27
Contract jobs citing J2EE 45 89 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.02% 1.62% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.58% 4.71% 5.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 60 60
Yorkshire median daily rate £418 £480 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.02% +3.78% +32.14%
10th Percentile £319 £361 £340
90th Percentile £504 £539 £551
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £38.50 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.05% -7.50% +23.08%

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 1256 1890 1850
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.51% 34.41% 29.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 938 1305 1245
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £296 £281 £275
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 18
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.75 £31.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +137.29% -52.45% +3.40%
10th Percentile £17.76 £13.50 £10.90
90th Percentile £40.50 £43.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

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 17 November 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 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 17 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
West Yorkshire -4 33 £425 -11.46% 9
South Yorkshire +1 11 £410 -11.35% 1
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 39 (86.67%) Java
2 31 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 26 (57.78%) Spring
5 23 (51.11%) TDD
6 22 (48.89%) Hibernate
7 20 (44.44%) HTML
8 17 (37.78%) AngularJS
9 15 (33.33%) CSS
10 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
11 13 (28.89%) BDD
11 13 (28.89%) SOAP
11 13 (28.89%) Web Services
12 12 (26.67%) Scrum
12 12 (26.67%) RESTful
12 12 (26.67%) HTML5
12 12 (26.67%) CSS3
13 10 (22.22%) Microservices
13 10 (22.22%) MVC
13 10 (22.22%) JSP
14 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
14 9 (20.00%) SQL
14 9 (20.00%) Oracle
14 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
14 9 (20.00%) jQuery
14 9 (20.00%) WebSphere
14 9 (20.00%) DevOps
15 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (17.78%) Spring MVC
15 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration

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 9 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (13.33%) WebSphere Portal
3 4 (8.89%) JBoss
4 2 (4.44%) Apache
4 2 (4.44%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.22%) CMS
5 1 (2.22%) Confluence
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) Kentico
5 1 (2.22%) nginx
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.67%) SmartFocus
3 2 (4.44%) GitHub
4 1 (2.22%) CloudBees
4 1 (2.22%) IaaS
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.22%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Broadband
1 2 (4.44%) Firewall
1 2 (4.44%) LDAP
1 2 (4.44%) SSH
1 2 (4.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 6 (13.33%) MySQL
2 4 (8.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
2 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (15.56%) Maven
4 6 (13.33%) JUnit
5 5 (11.11%) Gradle
5 5 (11.11%) jMock
5 5 (11.11%) Mockito
5 5 (11.11%) Selenium
5 5 (11.11%) Subversion
6 4 (8.89%) Ant
6 4 (8.89%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (8.89%) Rational Application Developer
6 4 (8.89%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.44%) JIRA
7 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner
7 2 (4.44%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.22%) DbUnit
8 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
8 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Developer
2 19 (42.22%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Portal Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.33%) WebSphere Developer
4 6 (13.33%) WebSphere Portal Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Hybris Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Agile Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.44%) .NET Architect
7 2 (4.44%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.44%) .NET Technical Architect
7 2 (4.44%) iOS Developer
7 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Integration Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) Spring
2 22 (48.89%) Hibernate
3 20 (44.44%) HTML
4 17 (37.78%) AngularJS
5 15 (33.33%) CSS
6 13 (28.89%) SOAP
6 13 (28.89%) Web Services
7 12 (26.67%) CSS3
7 12 (26.67%) HTML5
7 12 (26.67%) RESTful
8 10 (22.22%) JSP
9 9 (20.00%) jQuery
10 8 (17.78%) Spring MVC
10 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (13.33%) React
11 6 (13.33%) XML
12 5 (11.11%) Angular 2
12 5 (11.11%) Java EE
12 5 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) iPad
1 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.89%) User Experience
3 3 (6.67%) Web 2.0
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Clustering
4 2 (4.44%) DataPower
4 2 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.44%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (51.11%) TDD
3 13 (28.89%) BDD
4 12 (26.67%) Scrum
5 10 (22.22%) Microservices
5 10 (22.22%) MVC
6 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 9 (20.00%) DevOps
7 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
7 8 (17.78%) SOA
8 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (8.89%) Kanban
9 4 (8.89%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (8.89%) Open Source
9 4 (8.89%) Software Architecture
9 4 (8.89%) SOLID
9 4 (8.89%) System Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (86.67%) Java
2 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (6.67%) C#
5 2 (4.44%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) IBM
3 4 (8.89%) hybris
4 2 (4.44%) HP
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe
5 1 (2.22%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) Sitecore