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 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 41 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Java EE 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.02% 0.57% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.70% 1.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £500 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £40.00 £106.38
% change year-on-year
-13.12% -62.39%
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
108 107 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.62% 30.75% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 79 90
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 £320 £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 11
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%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) Vaadin
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) REST

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Web Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Vaadin
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript