The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 56 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing J2EE 9 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.28% 0.46% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.72% 2.31% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £388 £419 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.46% +52.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.36% +4.28%
J2EE
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
242 130 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.38% 19.73% 23.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 90 98
Median daily rate £375 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £237 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Median hourly rate £100.00 £14.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+614.28% -49.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 20 (95.24%) Java
2 18 (85.71%) HTML
3 13 (61.90%) Spring
4 12 (57.14%) Web Development
5 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
6 10 (47.62%) CSS
6 10 (47.62%) Finance
6 10 (47.62%) jQuery
7 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
8 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 6 (28.57%) SQL
9 6 (28.57%) Oracle
9 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 5 (23.81%) .NET
10 5 (23.81%) WebLogic
10 5 (23.81%) Web Services
10 5 (23.81%) XML
10 5 (23.81%) Linux
10 5 (23.81%) JSP
10 5 (23.81%) Hazelcast
10 5 (23.81%) REST
10 5 (23.81%) Spring Boot
10 5 (23.81%) SOLID
11 4 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
11 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
11 4 (19.05%) Spring MVC

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) WebLogic
2 4 (19.05%) CMS
2 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
3 3 (14.29%) JBoss
4 2 (9.52%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.76%) Apache
5 1 (4.76%) IIS
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 5 (23.81%) Hazelcast
4 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) DB2
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (9.52%) Ant
2 2 (9.52%) Artifactory
2 2 (9.52%) ClearQuest
2 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Log4j
2 2 (9.52%) Maven
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (9.52%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Toad
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Automotive
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Java Swing Developer
3 3 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Hybris Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Portal Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Principal Developer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) Spring
3 10 (47.62%) CSS
3 10 (47.62%) jQuery
4 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 5 (23.81%) .NET
6 5 (23.81%) JSP
6 5 (23.81%) REST
6 5 (23.81%) Spring Boot
6 5 (23.81%) Web Services
6 5 (23.81%) XML
7 4 (19.05%) Spring MVC
8 3 (14.29%) HTML5
8 3 (14.29%) Java SE
8 3 (14.29%) JavaFX
8 3 (14.29%) RESTful
8 3 (14.29%) Swing
9 2 (9.52%) JMS
9 2 (9.52%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Web Development
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (23.81%) SOLID
5 4 (19.05%) MVC
5 4 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (19.05%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
7 2 (9.52%) OO
7 2 (9.52%) OOP
7 2 (9.52%) UML
8 1 (4.76%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 1 (4.76%) CRM
8 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.76%) ERP
8 1 (4.76%) Migration
8 1 (4.76%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) C++
4 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.52%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) OCPJP
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) IBM
2 2 (9.52%) Misys
3 1 (4.76%) AppDynamics
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) hybris
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) VMware