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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 5 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing J2EE 18 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 27.69% 5.97% 6.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.94% 36.36% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £40.60 £38.25 £34.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.14% +11.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £36.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.57%
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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
34 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 52.31% 16.42% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 4
Average daily rate £400 £450 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +80.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 2
Average hourly rate £40.60 £40.50 £34.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.24% +18.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.05 £34.45 £31.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £46.00 £36.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 May 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 23 (95.83%) HTML
2 21 (87.50%) Java
3 20 (83.33%) Web Services
3 20 (83.33%) HTML5
4 18 (75.00%) XML
5 16 (66.67%) SQL
5 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (54.17%) Hibernate
7 13 (54.17%) SOAP
8 12 (50.00%) JSF
9 11 (45.83%) TopLink
10 10 (41.67%) REST
11 8 (33.33%) TDD
11 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
12 7 (29.17%) CSS
12 7 (29.17%) UNIX
12 7 (29.17%) Windows
12 7 (29.17%) Linux
12 7 (29.17%) Content Management
12 7 (29.17%) Ajax
12 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
12 7 (29.17%) PrimeFaces
13 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
13 6 (25.00%) Solaris
13 6 (25.00%) OO
14 5 (20.83%) XHTML
14 5 (20.83%) JSP
14 5 (20.83%) WebSphere
15 4 (16.67%) Validation

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (20.83%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
1 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Ant
1 4 (16.67%) JUnit
2 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (8.33%) AccuRev
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.50%) Automotive
3 2 (8.33%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 17 (70.83%) Java Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (12.50%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Manager
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) HTML
2 20 (83.33%) Web Services
2 20 (83.33%) HTML5
3 18 (75.00%) XML
4 13 (54.17%) Hibernate
4 13 (54.17%) SOAP
5 12 (50.00%) JSF
6 11 (45.83%) TopLink
7 10 (41.67%) REST
8 7 (29.17%) CSS
8 7 (29.17%) Ajax
8 7 (29.17%) PrimeFaces
9 5 (20.83%) XHTML
9 5 (20.83%) JSP
10 3 (12.50%) EclipseLink
11 2 (8.33%) JAX-RS
11 2 (8.33%) JAX-WS
11 2 (8.33%) JAXB
11 2 (8.33%) Struts
12 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) UNIX
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) TDD
3 7 (29.17%) Content Management
4 6 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (16.67%) Validation
5 4 (16.67%) SOA
6 3 (12.50%) B2C
7 2 (8.33%) Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) User Stories
7 2 (8.33%) SEO
7 2 (8.33%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) Web Development
7 2 (8.33%) Use Case
7 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (8.33%) RAD
7 2 (8.33%) RUP
7 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.17%) UML
8 1 (4.17%) ERP
8 1 (4.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) IBM
2 3 (12.50%) FatWire
3 1 (4.17%) Omniture
3 1 (4.17%) Google