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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 44 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Contract jobs citing J2EE 24 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.81% 1.31% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.22% 3.92% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 5
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£425 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £363 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £517 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
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
292 255 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.23% 33.33% 29.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 115 107
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 29
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £20.70 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £38.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +4 21 £425 -17.47% 3
Huntingdon - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (74.42%) Java
2 30 (69.77%) SQL
2 30 (69.77%) UNIX
3 29 (67.44%) Oracle
4 26 (60.47%) J2SE
5 24 (55.81%) UML
5 24 (55.81%) Multithreading
6 22 (51.16%) Tomcat
7 21 (48.84%) Linux
8 20 (46.51%) Solaris
8 20 (46.51%) Sun
8 20 (46.51%) Finance
8 20 (46.51%) Oracle Linux
9 19 (44.19%) OO
9 19 (44.19%) Perl
10 18 (41.86%) WebLogic
10 18 (41.86%) Atlassian
11 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
12 13 (30.23%) Enterprise Architecture
13 12 (27.91%) Scrum
14 10 (23.26%) OOA/OOD
14 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (23.26%) Capacity Planning
15 9 (20.93%) Clustering
15 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
15 9 (20.93%) Sybase
15 9 (20.93%) .NET
15 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
15 9 (20.93%) SOA
16 8 (18.60%) CGI

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 22 (51.16%) Tomcat
2 18 (41.86%) WebLogic
3 8 (18.60%) Apache
4 4 (9.30%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (9.30%) WebSphere
5 3 (6.98%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (4.65%) Documentum
7 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) Subversion
3 2 (4.65%) JUnit
3 2 (4.65%) JMeter
4 1 (2.33%) Robotium
4 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.33%) Selenium
4 1 (2.33%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) Maven
4 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.33%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.33%) WinRunner
4 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Back Office
2 5 (11.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Architect
2 18 (41.86%) Java Architect
3 11 (25.58%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (20.93%) Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Java Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 7 (16.28%) Principal Engineer
6 7 (16.28%) Design Engineer
7 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
8 5 (11.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (9.30%) Technical Architect
10 3 (6.98%) Development Project Manager
10 3 (6.98%) J2EE Architect
10 3 (6.98%) Programme Manager
10 3 (6.98%) Development Manager
11 2 (4.65%) Java Technical Architect
11 2 (4.65%) Technical Developer
12 1 (2.33%) Senior Architect
12 1 (2.33%) Java Solutions Architect
12 1 (2.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (60.47%) J2SE
2 9 (20.93%) .NET
3 8 (18.60%) CGI
4 7 (16.28%) XML
5 5 (11.63%) Spring
5 5 (11.63%) Web Services
6 4 (9.30%) Middleware
6 4 (9.30%) Ajax
6 4 (9.30%) REST
6 4 (9.30%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (6.98%) Apache Camel
7 3 (6.98%) Hibernate
7 3 (6.98%) WCF
7 3 (6.98%) COM
7 3 (6.98%) JSP
7 3 (6.98%) HTML
8 2 (4.65%) XSD
8 2 (4.65%) DOM
8 2 (4.65%) JMS
8 2 (4.65%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Clustering
2 5 (11.63%) Open Source
3 4 (9.30%) Client/Server
3 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (69.77%) UNIX
2 21 (48.84%) Linux
3 20 (46.51%) Solaris
3 20 (46.51%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) UML
1 24 (55.81%) Multithreading
2 19 (44.19%) OO
3 13 (30.23%) Enterprise Architecture
4 12 (27.91%) Scrum
5 10 (23.26%) OOA/OOD
5 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (23.26%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
6 9 (20.93%) SOA
7 6 (13.95%) TDD
7 6 (13.95%) MVC
7 6 (13.95%) Performance Testing
7 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
8 5 (11.63%) Test Strategy
9 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.98%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
10 3 (6.98%) OOP
11 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) Java
2 30 (69.77%) SQL
3 19 (44.19%) Perl
4 3 (6.98%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) VB
5 1 (2.33%) Groovy
5 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.33%) Korn
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) Oracle
2 20 (46.51%) Sun
3 18 (41.86%) Atlassian
4 9 (20.93%) Sybase
4 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.30%) webMethods
6 1 (2.33%) HP
6 1 (2.33%) Perforce
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