The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 34 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing J2EE 1 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.37% 2.28% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% 9.86% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £500 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.07% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.75 £31.60
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.80%
J2EE
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
66 71 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.18% 23.13% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 10
Average daily rate £413 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £190.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.89% +1017.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) SOAP
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) XSLT
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) JSF
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Open Source
4 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (37.50%) Confluence
5 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Hudson
5 3 (37.50%) JIRA
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) FileNet
5 3 (37.50%) Maven
5 3 (37.50%) Pair Programming
5 3 (37.50%) Subversion
5 3 (37.50%) JBoss

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (37.50%) JBoss
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (37.50%) FileNet
1 3 (37.50%) Confluence
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Mule
3 1 (12.50%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) Hudson
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) DbUnit
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) Ant
3 1 (12.50%) Spock
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Scala Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) XML
1 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (75.00%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) SOAP
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) XSLT
3 4 (50.00%) JSF
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) EJB
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) J2SE
5 2 (25.00%) JRules
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Dojo
6 1 (12.50%) Akka
6 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) RUP
3 3 (37.50%) DSDM
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) Pair Programming
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Content Management
5 1 (12.50%) Document Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) ILOG
2 2 (25.00%) Twitter
3 1 (12.50%) Kofax
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk
3 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe
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