The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 1 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing J2EE 23 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 47.92% 20.00% 12.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 88.46% 66.67% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
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£340 £488 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 5
Average hourly rate £34.34 £39.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.07% +43.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.25 £39.50 £26.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £39.50 £39.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.91%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 54.17% 30.00% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Average daily rate £340 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £488 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 7
Average hourly rate £32.00 £34.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% +25.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

J2EE Hourly Rate Histogram in Basildon

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 37 (90.24%) HTML
2 33 (80.49%) Web Services
3 31 (75.61%) XML
4 29 (70.73%) Java
5 27 (65.85%) SQL
6 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
6 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (56.10%) HTML5
8 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
9 18 (43.90%) CSS
9 18 (43.90%) Hibernate
10 15 (36.59%) TopLink
11 13 (31.71%) JSP
11 13 (31.71%) Struts
11 13 (31.71%) UNIX
12 12 (29.27%) Linux
12 12 (29.27%) SOAP
12 12 (29.27%) JSF
12 12 (29.27%) AccuRev
13 11 (26.83%) WebSphere
13 11 (26.83%) Manufacturing
13 11 (26.83%) Ant
14 10 (24.39%) Ajax
15 9 (21.95%) Content Management
15 9 (21.95%) Windows
15 9 (21.95%) Solaris
15 9 (21.95%) REST
15 9 (21.95%) Relational Database
16 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
16 8 (19.51%) Web Development

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (26.83%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.32%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Google Analytics
2 4 (9.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.95%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) AccuRev
2 11 (26.83%) Ant
3 8 (19.51%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 6 (14.63%) JUnit
5 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.44%) FindBugs
7 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.44%) TestDirector
7 1 (2.44%) Checkstyle
General
1 11 (26.83%) Manufacturing
2 5 (12.20%) Automotive
3 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.32%) Marketing
5 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (92.68%) Developer
2 21 (51.22%) Java Developer
3 12 (29.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (24.39%) J2EE Developer
5 7 (17.07%) AWS Developer
6 4 (9.76%) SQL Developer
6 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Designer
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Database Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (90.24%) HTML
2 33 (80.49%) Web Services
3 31 (75.61%) XML
4 23 (56.10%) HTML5
5 18 (43.90%) CSS
5 18 (43.90%) Hibernate
6 15 (36.59%) TopLink
7 13 (31.71%) JSP
7 13 (31.71%) Struts
8 12 (29.27%) SOAP
8 12 (29.27%) JSF
9 10 (24.39%) Ajax
10 9 (21.95%) REST
11 8 (19.51%) XHTML
11 8 (19.51%) JAXB
11 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
12 7 (17.07%) EclipseLink
12 7 (17.07%) JSON
13 6 (14.63%) RESTful
14 5 (12.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) UNIX
2 12 (29.27%) Linux
3 9 (21.95%) Windows
3 9 (21.95%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.95%) Content Management
3 8 (19.51%) Web Development
3 8 (19.51%) TDD
3 8 (19.51%) OO
4 5 (12.20%) RAD
4 5 (12.20%) UML
4 5 (12.20%) OOD
4 5 (12.20%) SOA
4 5 (12.20%) B2C
4 5 (12.20%) SEO
4 5 (12.20%) Analytics
5 4 (9.76%) ERP
6 3 (7.32%) User Stories
6 3 (7.32%) Release Management
7 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.88%) RUP
7 2 (4.88%) Validation
7 2 (4.88%) Scrum
7 2 (4.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) Java
2 27 (65.85%) SQL
3 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) IBM
2 5 (12.20%) FatWire
2 5 (12.20%) Omniture
2 5 (12.20%) Google
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) HP