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 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 4 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing J2EE 16 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 31.37% 7.89% 10.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 61.54% 40.00% 66.67%
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 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £40.60 £46.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.73% +47.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.80 £35.11
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +1.96%
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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 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 50.98% 19.74% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 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 £350 £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 7 2 6
Average hourly rate £38.43 £46.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.46% +47.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £29.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £46.00 £37.25
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 17 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 20 (95.24%) HTML
2 19 (90.48%) Java
3 18 (85.71%) XML
4 17 (80.95%) Web Services
4 17 (80.95%) HTML5
5 16 (76.19%) SQL
6 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
8 10 (47.62%) SOAP
8 10 (47.62%) Hibernate
8 10 (47.62%) JSF
9 9 (42.86%) TopLink
9 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
10 8 (38.10%) REST
11 7 (33.33%) PrimeFaces
11 7 (33.33%) Ajax
11 7 (33.33%) TDD
11 7 (33.33%) Content Management
11 7 (33.33%) CSS
11 7 (33.33%) Windows
12 6 (28.57%) JSP
12 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
13 5 (23.81%) Solaris
13 5 (23.81%) Linux
13 5 (23.81%) XHTML
13 5 (23.81%) UNIX
13 5 (23.81%) B2C
13 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
13 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
14 4 (19.05%) Validation

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
2 3 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) JUnit
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Ant
3 2 (9.52%) AccuRev
4 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
2 3 (14.29%) Legal
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Automotive
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (23.81%) AWS Developer
5 2 (9.52%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) HTML
2 18 (85.71%) XML
3 17 (80.95%) HTML5
3 17 (80.95%) Web Services
4 10 (47.62%) Hibernate
4 10 (47.62%) JSF
4 10 (47.62%) SOAP
5 9 (42.86%) TopLink
6 8 (38.10%) REST
7 7 (33.33%) Ajax
7 7 (33.33%) CSS
7 7 (33.33%) PrimeFaces
8 6 (28.57%) JSP
9 5 (23.81%) XHTML
10 3 (14.29%) JAXB
11 2 (9.52%) Middleware
11 2 (9.52%) XSLT
11 2 (9.52%) Struts
12 1 (4.76%) JAX-WS
12 1 (4.76%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Solaris
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) TDD
2 7 (33.33%) Content Management
3 5 (23.81%) B2C
4 4 (19.05%) OO
4 4 (19.05%) Validation
4 4 (19.05%) SOA
5 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) RAD
6 2 (9.52%) SEO
6 2 (9.52%) UML
6 2 (9.52%) OOD
6 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) Use Case
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.76%) RUP
7 1 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) Java
2 16 (76.19%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) FatWire
2 3 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Sun
3 1 (4.76%) Omniture
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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