The first table below looks at the demand for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Basingstoke region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 31 44 20
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Contract jobs citing J2EE 2 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.95% 3.33% 6.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% 7.14% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 10
Average daily rate - £323 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -32.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.80 £33.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.07% +3.84%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
62 112 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.52% 46.67% 41.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 71 31
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £320 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 7
Average hourly rate £39.25 £39.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +64.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £23.13 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.00 £35.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
J2EE
Hampshire

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the Basingstoke region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Basingstoke region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) XML Schema
2 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) HACMP
2 2 (50.00%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (50.00%) Jython

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Server Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Server Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Server Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) XML Schema
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (25.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) HACMP
1 2 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Jython
1 2 (50.00%) XPath
2 1 (25.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) CA SiteMinder
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com