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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 44 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing J2EE 3 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.77% 2.24% 2.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.83% 7.41% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 8
Average daily rate £413 £500 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +2.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £38.00 £35.80
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +6.14%
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
106 108 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.11% 30.25% 39.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 80 91
Average daily rate £375 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 10
Average hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £37.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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
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 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) Python
3 10 (71.43%) Perl
3 10 (71.43%) Gerrit
3 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) EJB
5 3 (21.43%) JSP
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) UML
5 3 (21.43%) OO
5 3 (21.43%) RAD
5 3 (21.43%) RUP
5 3 (21.43%) EAI
5 3 (21.43%) SOA
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) REST
5 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) Spring
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Hibernate

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Gerrit
1 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Architect
1 3 (21.43%) Digital Architect
1 3 (21.43%) Digital Solutions Architect
1 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Collaboration Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Perl Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) EJB
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) JSP
1 3 (21.43%) REST
1 3 (21.43%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) EAI
1 3 (21.43%) OO
1 3 (21.43%) RAD
1 3 (21.43%) RUP
1 3 (21.43%) SDLC
1 3 (21.43%) SOA
1 3 (21.43%) UML
2 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.14%) DevOps
2 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) Perl
3 10 (71.43%) Python
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle