The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 24 June 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 130 129
Rank change year-on-year +17 -1  
Contract jobs citing Java EE 12 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.60% 0.53% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 1.56% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 11
Median daily rate £400 £366 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.21% -8.43%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -13.75%  

Java EE 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 727 960 766
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 36.57% 34.10% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 687 522
Median daily rate £388 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +19.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £41.88 £13.85 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +202.34% -65.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £10.93 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £16.77 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Java EE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Yorkshire

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in Yorkshire

Java EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java EE in Yorkshire

Java EE
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 Java EE within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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 +19 9 £400 +9.21% 1
South Yorkshire +6 3 £390 - 4
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) XML
3 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Spring
4 10 (38.46%) Tomcat
5 8 (30.77%) J2EE
5 8 (30.77%) Mule
5 8 (30.77%) MuleSoft
5 8 (30.77%) Anypoint
6 7 (26.92%) SOA
6 7 (26.92%) OO
6 7 (26.92%) Web Services
7 6 (23.08%) Hibernate
7 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 6 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (19.23%) Mobile Development
8 5 (19.23%) JSON
8 5 (19.23%) JAXB
9 4 (15.38%) Mule ESB
10 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
10 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
10 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
10 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (11.54%) HTML
10 3 (11.54%) CSS
10 3 (11.54%) SQL
11 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
11 2 (7.69%) Unix
11 2 (7.69%) Linux
11 2 (7.69%) PHP

Java EE
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 10 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 8 (30.77%) Anypoint
2 8 (30.77%) Mule
3 4 (15.38%) Mule ESB
4 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Alfresco
5 1 (3.85%) Apache
5 1 (3.85%) Documentum
5 1 (3.85%) Drupal
5 1 (3.85%) FileNet
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss
5 1 (3.85%) Liferay
5 1 (3.85%) LiveCycle
5 1 (3.85%) LiveLink
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.69%) Mercurial
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Integration Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) MuleSoft Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Java Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Agile Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.85%) J2EE Architect
7 1 (3.85%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Pega Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) XML
2 11 (42.31%) Spring
3 8 (30.77%) J2EE
4 7 (26.92%) Web Services
5 6 (23.08%) Hibernate
6 5 (19.23%) JAXB
6 5 (19.23%) JSON
7 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
7 3 (11.54%) CSS
7 3 (11.54%) HTML
8 2 (7.69%) HTML5
8 2 (7.69%) Java SE
8 2 (7.69%) JPA
8 2 (7.69%) RESTful
9 1 (3.85%) .NET
9 1 (3.85%) Angular 2
9 1 (3.85%) iBATIS
9 1 (3.85%) jQuery
9 1 (3.85%) JSR 170
9 1 (3.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) OO
2 7 (26.92%) SOA
3 5 (19.23%) Mobile Development
4 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.69%) BDD
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.69%) CQRS
5 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.69%) Microservices
5 2 (7.69%) Software Architecture
5 2 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.85%) IT Strategy
6 1 (3.85%) Personalization
6 1 (3.85%) Presales
6 1 (3.85%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) MuleSoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Pega
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Interwoven
3 1 (3.85%) OpenText
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.85%) Vignette
3 1 (3.85%) Xerox