The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 55 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing J2EE 13 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.73% 1.14% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.87% 3.37% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 8
Average daily rate
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£550 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -2.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
J2EE
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
267 208 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.55% 33.99% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 80 124
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 25
Average hourly rate £43.75 £39.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.17% +11.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the Cambridgeshire region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Cambridgeshire region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +10 11 £550 +29.41% 4
Peterborough - - - -
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 32 (88.89%) Java
2 18 (50.00%) Oracle
2 18 (50.00%) UML
3 17 (47.22%) UNIX
3 17 (47.22%) Tomcat
3 17 (47.22%) SQL
4 16 (44.44%) WebLogic
4 16 (44.44%) J2SE
5 15 (41.67%) Solaris
5 15 (41.67%) Linux
5 15 (41.67%) Sun
5 15 (41.67%) Multithreading
5 15 (41.67%) Oracle Linux
6 14 (38.89%) Atlassian
6 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (38.89%) Perl
7 13 (36.11%) Finance
7 13 (36.11%) Enterprise Architecture
8 12 (33.33%) OO
9 11 (30.56%) Web Services
9 11 (30.56%) Scrum
9 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
10 9 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (22.22%) Spring
11 8 (22.22%) SOA
11 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
12 7 (19.44%) EAI
13 6 (16.67%) Apache Camel
13 6 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
13 6 (16.67%) Apache

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 17 (47.22%) Tomcat
2 16 (44.44%) WebLogic
3 6 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
3 6 (16.67%) Apache
4 5 (13.89%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
5 3 (8.33%) JBoss
6 2 (5.56%) Documentum
7 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Project
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (5.56%) XMLSpy
2 2 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (2.78%) JUnit
3 1 (2.78%) JMeter
3 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) Maven
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Architect
2 15 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (25.00%) Java Architect
4 7 (19.44%) Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Design Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Java Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Principal Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (8.33%) J2EE Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Integration Architect
9 1 (2.78%) J2EE Consultant
9 1 (2.78%) Integration Consultant
9 1 (2.78%) Java Consultant
9 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Consultant
9 1 (2.78%) Java Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Technical Developer
9 1 (2.78%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) J2SE
2 11 (30.56%) Web Services
3 8 (22.22%) Spring
4 6 (16.67%) Apache Camel
4 6 (16.67%) XML
5 5 (13.89%) .NET
6 4 (11.11%) REST
6 4 (11.11%) CGI
6 4 (11.11%) Middleware
7 3 (8.33%) JSP
7 3 (8.33%) SOAP
7 3 (8.33%) HTML
7 3 (8.33%) SAP PI
7 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
8 2 (5.56%) Spring MVC
8 2 (5.56%) Ajax
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (5.56%) RESTful
8 2 (5.56%) jQuery
8 2 (5.56%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Clustering
2 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 4 (11.11%) Open Source
3 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) UNIX
2 15 (41.67%) Solaris
2 15 (41.67%) Linux
2 15 (41.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) UML
2 15 (41.67%) Multithreading
3 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (36.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (33.33%) OO
6 11 (30.56%) Scrum
7 9 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (22.22%) SOA
9 7 (19.44%) EAI
10 6 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (13.89%) TDD
11 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
11 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
12 4 (11.11%) Performance Testing
12 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
12 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
12 4 (11.11%) MVC
13 3 (8.33%) OOP
13 3 (8.33%) Business Transformation
14 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) Java
2 17 (47.22%) SQL
3 14 (38.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) SAP ITS
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Oracle
2 15 (41.67%) Sun
3 14 (38.89%) Atlassian
4 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.11%) webMethods
5 4 (11.11%) Sybase
6 3 (8.33%) SAP
7 2 (5.56%) Talend
7 2 (5.56%) TIBCO
7 2 (5.56%) IBM
7 2 (5.56%) BEA
8 1 (2.78%) HP