The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 41 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing J2EE 8 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.68% 2.91% 6.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.40% 8.89% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 17
Median daily rate £456 £456 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £388 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £469 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.60 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-11.33% +12.00%
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
125 90 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.81% 32.73% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 67 95
Median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £297 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 16 (80.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) Spring
3 10 (50.00%) JBoss
4 9 (45.00%) Linux
4 9 (45.00%) Apache
4 9 (45.00%) Tomcat
5 8 (40.00%) HTML
5 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (40.00%) Maven
6 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (30.00%) HTTP
7 6 (30.00%) DNS
7 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (30.00%) IIS
7 6 (30.00%) SOAP
7 6 (30.00%) XML
7 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (30.00%) JIRA
7 6 (30.00%) JSF
7 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (30.00%) TDD
7 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (30.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (25.00%) Confluence
8 5 (25.00%) Hudson
8 5 (25.00%) Splunk
8 5 (25.00%) Subversion

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (50.00%) JBoss
2 9 (45.00%) Apache
2 9 (45.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (30.00%) IIS
4 5 (25.00%) Confluence
4 5 (25.00%) FileNet
4 5 (25.00%) LiveCycle
4 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (15.00%) GeoServer
5 3 (15.00%) Jetty
5 3 (15.00%) nginx
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Gliffy
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (15.00%) Google App Engine
1 3 (15.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (15.00%) Route 53
1 3 (15.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (30.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) HTTP
3 3 (15.00%) DHCP
3 3 (15.00%) FTP
3 3 (15.00%) IPsec
3 3 (15.00%) SSL
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Maven
2 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (30.00%) JIRA
3 5 (25.00%) Ant
3 5 (25.00%) Hudson
3 5 (25.00%) Subversion
4 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (15.00%) DbUnit
5 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (15.00%) JUnit
5 3 (15.00%) Selenium
5 3 (15.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (15.00%) Spock
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (15.00%) Travis CI
5 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Back Office
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
1 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Middleware Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Identity Management Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Support
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Spring
2 8 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (30.00%) JSF
3 6 (30.00%) SOAP
3 6 (30.00%) XML
4 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (20.00%) JPA
4 4 (20.00%) jQuery
4 4 (20.00%) REST
4 4 (20.00%) Servlets
5 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 3 (15.00%) EJB
5 3 (15.00%) JSTS
5 3 (15.00%) Kafka
5 3 (15.00%) LAMP
5 3 (15.00%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (15.00%) Middleware
5 3 (15.00%) OpenLayers
5 3 (15.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Document Management
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.00%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (15.00%) DevOps
5 3 (15.00%) JVM Tuning
5 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Open Source
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) System Testing
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) BC Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Ansible
1 3 (15.00%) Fluentd
1 3 (15.00%) Mesos
1 3 (15.00%) Piwik
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
1 3 (15.00%) Terraform
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (25.00%) Adobe
2 5 (25.00%) ILOG
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Splunk
3 3 (15.00%) Google
3 3 (15.00%) Kofax
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle