Period
to 15 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 132 124
Rank change year-on-year -43 -8 -3
Contract jobs citing J2EE 26 50 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.53% 1.19% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 3.89% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 59
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £381 £325 £350
90th Percentile £550 £582 £540
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +48.65% +2.78% -10.00%

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 1,660 1,286 1,965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 33.72% 30.57% 35.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,164 936 1,366
Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £300
90th Percentile £538 £519 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 10
Yorkshire median hourly rate £31.42 £35.00 £14.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.24% +138.30% -58.04%
10th Percentile £15.24 £17.76 £13.43
90th Percentile £43.25 £40.50 £20.75
England median hourly rate £41.61 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.03% +6.67% +1.24%

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 October 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 October 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 -30 20 £475 +11.76% 10
North Yorkshire - 4 £425 - 1
South Yorkshire -11 2 £400 -4.19% 6
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 26 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
4 13 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 11 (42.31%) Maven
6 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (30.77%) WebSphere
7 8 (30.77%) TDD
7 8 (30.77%) Servlets
8 7 (26.92%) Linux
8 7 (26.92%) Scrum
8 7 (26.92%) Node.js
8 7 (26.92%) REST
8 7 (26.92%) Microservices
8 7 (26.92%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (23.08%) DevOps
9 6 (23.08%) Spring
9 6 (23.08%) Web Services
9 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
9 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 6 (23.08%) JUnit
10 5 (19.23%) Oracle
10 5 (19.23%) SQL
10 5 (19.23%) JBoss
10 5 (19.23%) SOAP
10 5 (19.23%) Unix
10 5 (19.23%) HTTP
10 5 (19.23%) Ajax
10 5 (19.23%) SEO

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 8 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 5 (19.23%) JBoss
4 4 (15.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Jetty
4 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
5 3 (11.54%) Apache
6 2 (7.69%) Apache Spark
6 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (7.69%) IIS
6 2 (7.69%) Mongrel
6 2 (7.69%) nginx
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (3.85%) CMS
7 1 (3.85%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (19.23%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (7.69%) GitHub
3 2 (7.69%) Google App Engine
3 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) HTTP
2 3 (11.54%) SSL
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) DHCP
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) FTP
3 2 (7.69%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
1 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.69%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (7.69%) Parquet
3 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) Endeca
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 13 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (42.31%) Maven
4 6 (23.08%) JUnit
5 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
6 3 (11.54%) Mockito
6 3 (11.54%) Subversion
7 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (7.69%) DbUnit
7 2 (7.69%) IntelliJ
7 2 (7.69%) jMock
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (7.69%) ProC
7 2 (7.69%) SonarQube
7 2 (7.69%) Travis CI
8 1 (3.85%) Ant
8 1 (3.85%) Gradle
8 1 (3.85%) gulp
8 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
8 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (11.54%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) DBA
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) J2EE Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Scala Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Servlets
2 7 (26.92%) Node.js
2 7 (26.92%) REST
3 6 (23.08%) Spring
3 6 (23.08%) Web Services
4 5 (19.23%) Ajax
4 5 (19.23%) JSON
4 5 (19.23%) OSGi
4 5 (19.23%) RESTful
4 5 (19.23%) SOAP
5 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) HTML
5 4 (15.38%) XML
6 3 (11.54%) Apache Camel
6 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
6 3 (11.54%) HTML5
6 3 (11.54%) JSF
6 3 (11.54%) Spring Boot
7 2 (7.69%) OC4J
7 2 (7.69%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.85%) NHS
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Unix
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (30.77%) TDD
4 7 (26.92%) Microservices
4 7 (26.92%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (26.92%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) DevOps
6 5 (19.23%) Analytics
6 5 (19.23%) BDD
6 5 (19.23%) Kanban
6 5 (19.23%) SEO
6 5 (19.23%) Tag Management
7 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.54%) MVC
8 3 (11.54%) Open Source
9 2 (7.69%) High Availability
9 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) Scala
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) C
4 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) Go
6 1 (3.85%) Groovy
6 1 (3.85%) Java 8
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Sun Certification
3 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) PMO
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) HDFS
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (7.69%) vSphere
2 2 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Ansible
2 2 (7.69%) Data Guard
2 2 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (7.69%) Terraform
3 1 (3.85%) Grafana
3 1 (3.85%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.69%) Coverity
4 2 (7.69%) Google
4 2 (7.69%) IBM
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Sun
5 1 (3.85%) Apigee
5 1 (3.85%) hybris
5 1 (3.85%) webMethods