The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 40 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing J2EE 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.26% 0.98% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.04% 5.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £273 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.48% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
J2EE
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
49 99 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.79% 19.41% 25.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 61 26
Average daily rate £369 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.38% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -2.85%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 £500 - 3
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Servlets
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) EJB
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) Endeca
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) JDBC
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) Struts
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) JMS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
4 2 (28.57%) InterSystems
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) OpenText
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) EJB
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) Servlets
1 4 (57.14%) SOAP
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) Struts
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) JDBC
2 2 (28.57%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) MUMPS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Endeca
2 2 (28.57%) Pega
2 2 (28.57%) hybris
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
2 2 (28.57%) InterSystems
2 2 (28.57%) OpenText