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 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 42 54 37
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs citing J2EE 4 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.10% 0.99% 2.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.90% 2.92% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 9
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
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
138 171 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.81% 33.86% 37.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 128 125
Median daily rate £379 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.21% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £9.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+347.36% -78.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £9.50 £39.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £35.00 £47.50
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 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 28 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) Gerrit
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) GlassFish
5 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
5 1 (12.50%) Gson
5 1 (12.50%) Triplestore
5 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
5 1 (12.50%) Android Development
5 1 (12.50%) Docker
5 1 (12.50%) XSD
5 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) XPath

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 (12.50%) GlassFish
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Gerrit
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Collaboration Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Perl Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
3 1 (12.50%) Gson
3 1 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Android Development
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
2 1 (12.50%) RDF
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) XPath
3 1 (12.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker