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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 6 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing J2EE 5 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 19.23% 13.51% 13.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% 62.50% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £36.50 - £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.25 £36.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+64.58% +6.66%
J2EE
Essex

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
5 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 19.23% 21.62% 35.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Average daily rate - £210 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £36.50 - £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016, 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 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 21 (72.41%) Java
3 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
3 20 (68.97%) Web Services
4 18 (62.07%) XML
5 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (51.72%) HTML5
7 14 (48.28%) TopLink
7 14 (48.28%) JSF
8 13 (44.83%) AccuRev
9 11 (37.93%) REST
9 11 (37.93%) TDD
9 11 (37.93%) Hibernate
9 11 (37.93%) SOAP
10 8 (27.59%) JSP
10 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
10 8 (27.59%) Manufacturing
11 7 (24.14%) Automotive
11 7 (24.14%) Struts
11 7 (24.14%) SQL
11 7 (24.14%) CSS
11 7 (24.14%) PrimeFaces
12 6 (20.69%) SaaS
12 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
12 6 (20.69%) ERP
13 5 (17.24%) Marketing
13 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
14 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
14 4 (13.79%) Sass
14 4 (13.79%) LESS

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (17.24%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) MS Access
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) AccuRev
2 4 (13.79%) Ant
2 4 (13.79%) JUnit
3 3 (10.34%) Checkstyle
3 3 (10.34%) FindBugs
3 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.34%) TestDirector
3 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 8 (27.59%) Manufacturing
2 7 (24.14%) Automotive
3 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
4 5 (17.24%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) J2EE Developer
2 14 (48.28%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (17.24%) HTML Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Data Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse Architect
8 1 (3.45%) IT Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 20 (68.97%) Web Services
3 18 (62.07%) XML
4 15 (51.72%) HTML5
5 14 (48.28%) JSF
5 14 (48.28%) TopLink
6 11 (37.93%) Hibernate
6 11 (37.93%) REST
6 11 (37.93%) SOAP
7 8 (27.59%) JSP
8 7 (24.14%) CSS
8 7 (24.14%) PrimeFaces
8 7 (24.14%) Struts
9 4 (13.79%) LESS
9 4 (13.79%) Sass
9 4 (13.79%) Servlets
10 3 (10.34%) JAXB
10 3 (10.34%) JDBC
10 3 (10.34%) JRules
10 3 (10.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.45%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Solaris
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) TDD
3 6 (20.69%) ERP
4 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.34%) OO
5 3 (10.34%) OOD
5 3 (10.34%) Pair Programming
5 3 (10.34%) System Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) UML
5 3 (10.34%) User Stories
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.90%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) IBM
2 3 (10.34%) HP
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Rally
3 1 (3.45%) FatWire
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Omniture