The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 36 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing J2EE 1 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.32% 2.93% 3.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 9.09% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 8
Median daily rate - £413 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.32% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +73.61%

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
93 121 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 29.52% 32.18% 36.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 72 70
Median daily rate £350 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 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
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 20 February 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) API Design
4 1 (25.00%) Anypoint
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft
4 1 (25.00%) Mule ESB
4 1 (25.00%) API Development
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (25.00%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (25.00%) Triplestore
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (25.00%) Anypoint
1 1 (25.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (25.00%) Mule
1 1 (25.00%) Mule ESB
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (25.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Triplestore
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) API Design
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) API Development
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Ontologies
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) RDF
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) XPath
2 1 (25.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) CDISC
1 1 (25.00%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Rackspace