The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank - 43 42
Contract jobs citing J2EE 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.52% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.85% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £500 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +88.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
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 52 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.16% 13.58% 19.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 42 63
Median daily rate £425 £356 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.38% +18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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