The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 37 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing J2EE 9 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.61% 2.47% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.65% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £488 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
- +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.80 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.07%
J2EE
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
104 144 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 30.14% 39.45% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 91 50
Average daily rate £325 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) UML
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Spring
5 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
5 4 (22.22%) Middleware
5 4 (22.22%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (22.22%) Documentum
5 4 (22.22%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) UNIX
5 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 4 (22.22%) .NET
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) SAP
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 3 (16.67%) Python
6 3 (16.67%) EAI
6 3 (16.67%) SOA
6 3 (16.67%) REST
6 3 (16.67%) Scala
6 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
7 2 (11.11%) Degree
7 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
7 2 (11.11%) jQuery
7 2 (11.11%) Temenos T24

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (22.22%) Documentum
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (11.11%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (11.11%) JBoss
4 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SSH
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) XMLSpy
2 1 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Architect
2 11 (61.11%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
1 5 (27.78%) Spring
2 4 (22.22%) Middleware
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) REST
4 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
4 2 (11.11%) jQuery
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) RESTful
4 2 (11.11%) Ajax
4 2 (11.11%) JPA
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Camel
4 2 (11.11%) JSP
4 2 (11.11%) Servlets
4 2 (11.11%) SOAP
4 2 (11.11%) Struts
5 1 (5.56%) SAP PI
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) UML
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
4 3 (16.67%) EAI
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) Scala
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) hybris
3 2 (11.11%) Intershop
3 2 (11.11%) Demandware
3 2 (11.11%) Temenos
4 1 (5.56%) webMethods
4 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.56%) BEA
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Talend