The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 40 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Java EE 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.30% 0.63% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 1.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £32.97
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +6.17%
Java EE
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
132 102 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.29% 31.88% 38.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 46 103
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £495 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Java EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Java EE Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Liferay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
1 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) HP