The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE 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 J2SE over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank - 53 -
Contract jobs citing J2SE 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.94% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £450 £323
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +39.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.00
J2SE
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
278 163 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 38.03% 30.58% 33.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 77 147
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 15
Average hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2SE across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

J2SE
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2SE across the Cambridgeshire region.

J2SE Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

J2SE
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2SE across the Cambridgeshire region.

J2SE Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

J2SE
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 J2SE within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - - - - 1
J2SE
East of England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing J2SE 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 J2SE.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) J2EE
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) Solaris
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) UML
1 9 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 9 (100.00%) Sun
1 9 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Atlassian
2 8 (88.89%) WebLogic
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Perl
3 7 (77.78%) Finance
4 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (55.56%) Scrum
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (33.33%) Advertising
7 2 (22.22%) Clustering
7 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
7 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
7 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) Internet
7 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (22.22%) OO

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing J2SE 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 J2SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (88.89%) WebLogic
3 2 (22.22%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Principal Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Design Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Java Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) Solaris
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) UML
1 9 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Sun
2 8 (88.89%) Atlassian
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase