The first table below looks at the demand for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Basildon region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 12 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing J2EE 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 6.76% 11.76% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.46% 75.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £46.00 £31.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.20% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.80 £33.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.07% +3.84%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 17.57% 15.69% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate £350 £201 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -42.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £46.00 £31.25 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.20% +15.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
J2EE
Essex

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the Basildon region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Basildon region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE.

1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) UNIX
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Solaris
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) RUP
3 5 (45.45%) XHTML
3 5 (45.45%) SOA
3 5 (45.45%) Ajax
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 4 (36.36%) Marketing
4 4 (36.36%) Social Media
4 4 (36.36%) CSS3
4 4 (36.36%) Facebook
4 4 (36.36%) Twitter
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) JSON
4 4 (36.36%) Use Case
4 4 (36.36%) Essbase
4 4 (36.36%) RequisitePro
4 4 (36.36%) Validation

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 4 (36.36%) Essbase
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) RequisitePro
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Ant
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) XHTML
3 5 (45.45%) Ajax
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) CSS3
4 4 (36.36%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) TopLink
5 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
5 2 (18.18%) Middleware
5 2 (18.18%) JAXB
5 2 (18.18%) XSLT
6 1 (9.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Social Media
2 1 (9.09%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) UNIX
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Solaris
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) OO
1 5 (45.45%) RUP
1 5 (45.45%) SOA
2 4 (36.36%) Use Case
2 4 (36.36%) Validation
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
4 2 (18.18%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) RAD
5 1 (9.09%) SEO
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Facebook
2 4 (36.36%) Twitter
3 2 (18.18%) AccuRev
3 2 (18.18%) Sun
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) FatWire