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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 39 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing J2EE 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.53% 2.02% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% 7.94% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Average daily rate
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£550 £344 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +12.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.17 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.09 £33.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -0.75%
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
100 63 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.58% 25.51% 34.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 39 43
Average daily rate £450 £304 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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 22 (88.00%) Java
2 19 (76.00%) XML
3 14 (56.00%) Spring
4 13 (52.00%) Hibernate
4 13 (52.00%) Web Services
5 11 (44.00%) XSLT
6 10 (40.00%) HTML
7 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (36.00%) UML
8 8 (32.00%) DB2
9 7 (28.00%) SQL
9 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (24.00%) TDD
10 6 (24.00%) Scrum
10 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
10 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (24.00%) SOAP
10 6 (24.00%) OO
10 6 (24.00%) RAD
10 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
11 5 (20.00%) Open Source
11 5 (20.00%) SOA
11 5 (20.00%) Finance
12 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
12 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
12 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
12 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
12 4 (16.00%) JSF
13 3 (12.00%) Maven
13 3 (12.00%) Content Management

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (12.00%) Confluence
1 3 (12.00%) JBoss
1 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (12.00%) FileNet
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) LiveCycle
3 1 (4.00%) Mule
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (12.00%) MS Project
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) DB2
2 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.00%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Maven
1 3 (12.00%) JIRA
1 3 (12.00%) Hudson
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
1 3 (12.00%) TestDirector
2 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.00%) JUnit
2 2 (8.00%) DbUnit
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) Spock
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Ant
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
1 22 (88.00%) Java Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Scala Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) XML
2 14 (56.00%) Spring
3 13 (52.00%) Hibernate
3 13 (52.00%) Web Services
4 11 (44.00%) XSLT
5 10 (40.00%) HTML
6 6 (24.00%) SOAP
7 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (16.00%) JSF
8 3 (12.00%) jQuery
8 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (12.00%) .NET
8 3 (12.00%) EJB
8 3 (12.00%) CSS
9 2 (8.00%) JRules
9 2 (8.00%) Servlets
9 2 (8.00%) J2SE
9 2 (8.00%) REST
9 2 (8.00%) HTML5
9 2 (8.00%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Open Source
2 3 (12.00%) AS400
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) UML
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) TDD
3 6 (24.00%) Scrum
3 6 (24.00%) OO
3 6 (24.00%) RAD
4 5 (20.00%) SOA
5 3 (12.00%) Content Management
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) RUP
5 3 (12.00%) DSDM
5 3 (12.00%) Pair Programming
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps
6 2 (8.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (8.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Scala
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) CCA
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) ILOG
2 2 (8.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.00%) Twitter
3 1 (4.00%) Splunk
3 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Kofax
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe