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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 32 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing J2EE 3 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.22% 5.13% 5.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.66% 16.55% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 18
Median daily rate £450 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.61% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £145.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +17.64%
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
53 139 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.63% 31.03% 26.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 117 79
Median daily rate £400 £320 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -85.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram 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 September 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 10 (90.91%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Spring
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (36.36%) Open Source
4 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (36.36%) Ansible
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (27.27%) Mesos
5 3 (27.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (27.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (27.27%) Fluentd
5 3 (27.27%) Terraform
5 3 (27.27%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (27.27%) Piwik
5 3 (27.27%) Travis CI
5 3 (27.27%) Marathon
5 3 (27.27%) Mongrel
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon DynamoDB

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 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) IIS
2 3 (27.27%) Jetty
2 3 (27.27%) Mongrel
2 3 (27.27%) nginx
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
3 2 (18.18%) Confluence
3 2 (18.18%) FileNet
3 2 (18.18%) LiveCycle
4 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
2 3 (27.27%) Google App Engine
2 3 (27.27%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (27.27%) Route 53
2 3 (27.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) FTP
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
1 3 (27.27%) IPsec
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) Travis CI
3 2 (18.18%) Ant
3 2 (18.18%) Hudson
3 2 (18.18%) Maven
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Billing Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Developer
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) Kafka
3 3 (27.27%) LAMP
3 3 (27.27%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (27.27%) Servlets
3 3 (27.27%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) EJB
4 2 (18.18%) J2SE
4 2 (18.18%) JSF
4 2 (18.18%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) Open Source
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Document Management
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) System Testing
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) OOP
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) BC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Ansible
2 3 (27.27%) Fluentd
2 3 (27.27%) Marathon
2 3 (27.27%) Mesos
2 3 (27.27%) Piwik
2 3 (27.27%) Puppet
2 3 (27.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Google
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Adobe
3 2 (18.18%) ILOG
3 2 (18.18%) Splunk
4 1 (9.09%) Guidewire
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle