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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 4 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing J2EE 12 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 24.00% 9.86% 10.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 63.16% 43.75% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £36.00 £33.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £34.38 £33.86
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +1.52%
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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
19 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 38.00% 22.54% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Average daily rate £275 £350 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +62.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £266
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £36.00 £29.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.03% -1.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 1 April 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 18 (94.74%) HTML
2 17 (89.47%) Java
2 17 (89.47%) Web Services
2 17 (89.47%) XML
2 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (84.21%) SQL
4 14 (73.68%) HTML5
5 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
6 10 (52.63%) SOAP
7 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
7 9 (47.37%) TopLink
8 8 (42.11%) JSF
8 8 (42.11%) Hibernate
8 8 (42.11%) TDD
9 7 (36.84%) REST
9 7 (36.84%) PrimeFaces
10 6 (31.58%) Content Management
10 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
10 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
10 6 (31.58%) Ajax
10 6 (31.58%) CSS
10 6 (31.58%) Windows
10 6 (31.58%) B2C
10 6 (31.58%) XHTML
11 5 (26.32%) Validation
12 4 (21.05%) FatWire
12 4 (21.05%) Web Development
12 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 4 (21.05%) IBM
12 4 (21.05%) JAXB

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.79%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 4 (21.05%) Ant
1 4 (21.05%) JUnit
2 3 (15.79%) AccuRev
3 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Automotive
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Java Developer
3 6 (31.58%) AWS Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) HTML
2 17 (89.47%) Web Services
2 17 (89.47%) XML
3 14 (73.68%) HTML5
4 10 (52.63%) SOAP
5 9 (47.37%) TopLink
6 8 (42.11%) JSF
6 8 (42.11%) Hibernate
7 7 (36.84%) REST
7 7 (36.84%) PrimeFaces
8 6 (31.58%) Ajax
8 6 (31.58%) CSS
8 6 (31.58%) XHTML
9 4 (21.05%) JAXB
9 4 (21.05%) JSP
10 3 (15.79%) XSLT
10 3 (15.79%) Middleware
11 2 (10.53%) JAX-WS
11 2 (10.53%) JAX-RS
11 2 (10.53%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) UNIX
2 4 (21.05%) Solaris
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) Content Management
3 6 (31.58%) B2C
4 5 (26.32%) Validation
5 4 (21.05%) Web Development
6 3 (15.79%) Analytics
6 3 (15.79%) UML
6 3 (15.79%) OOD
6 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) SEO
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Use Case
7 2 (10.53%) SOA
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) RAD
7 2 (10.53%) RUP
7 2 (10.53%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) FatWire
1 4 (21.05%) IBM
2 2 (10.53%) Sun
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Omniture
3 1 (5.26%) Google