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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 27 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing J2EE 20 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.33% 1.48% 3.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 8.00% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 7
Average daily rate
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£250 £388 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% +93.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £388 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £388 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £145.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -12.16%
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 50 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.67% 18.45% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 37 22
Average daily rate £338 £285 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £145.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 September 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 September 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 40 (81.63%) Java
2 27 (55.10%) Spring
3 26 (53.06%) XML
3 26 (53.06%) UML
4 25 (51.02%) Hibernate
5 23 (46.94%) Web Services
6 20 (40.82%) Finance
7 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
9 15 (30.61%) SQL
10 14 (28.57%) Maven
11 13 (26.53%) Scrum
11 13 (26.53%) HTML
11 13 (26.53%) RAD
12 12 (24.49%) SOAP
12 12 (24.49%) Ant
12 12 (24.49%) Degree
13 11 (22.45%) RDBMS
13 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
14 10 (20.41%) OO
15 9 (18.37%) XSLT
15 9 (18.37%) JUnit
15 9 (18.37%) Apache Ivy
16 8 (16.33%) Banking
16 8 (16.33%) Business Analysis
16 8 (16.33%) WebLogic
16 8 (16.33%) DB2
17 7 (14.29%) MVC
17 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
17 7 (14.29%) Mobile Commerce

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (16.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (10.20%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.12%) Apache
5 1 (2.04%) FileNet
5 1 (2.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
1 6 (12.24%) MS Project
1 6 (12.24%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
1 2 (4.08%) HTTP
1 2 (4.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) RDBMS
1 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
2 8 (16.33%) DB2
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Maven
2 12 (24.49%) Ant
3 9 (18.37%) JUnit
3 9 (18.37%) Apache Ivy
4 6 (12.24%) TestDirector
5 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.12%) Hudson
5 3 (6.12%) JIRA
5 3 (6.12%) Subversion
6 2 (4.08%) Selenium
6 2 (4.08%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.08%) Mercurial
6 2 (4.08%) JBehave
6 2 (4.08%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (40.82%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Developer
2 29 (59.18%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Business Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Team Leader
5 6 (12.24%) Development Team Leader
5 6 (12.24%) Java Team Leader
6 4 (8.16%) Lead Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Architect
7 2 (4.08%) J2EE Team Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Software Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Automated Test Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Product Owner
7 2 (4.08%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (55.10%) Spring
2 26 (53.06%) XML
3 25 (51.02%) Hibernate
4 23 (46.94%) Web Services
5 13 (26.53%) HTML
6 12 (24.49%) SOAP
7 9 (18.37%) XSLT
8 7 (14.29%) Struts
8 7 (14.29%) JMS
8 7 (14.29%) Java EE
8 7 (14.29%) Spring Web Flow
8 7 (14.29%) JPA
9 6 (12.24%) .NET
10 4 (8.16%) CSS
10 4 (8.16%) JSP
10 4 (8.16%) J2SE
11 2 (4.08%) JSON
11 2 (4.08%) RESTful
11 2 (4.08%) Servlets
12 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 6 (12.24%) Mobile Payment
2 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (12.24%) AS400
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.12%) UNIX
3 2 (4.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) UML
2 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.53%) Scrum
3 13 (26.53%) RAD
4 10 (20.41%) OO
5 8 (16.33%) Business Analysis
6 7 (14.29%) MVC
6 7 (14.29%) Mobile Commerce
6 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 6 (12.24%) Content Management
7 6 (12.24%) Project Management
7 6 (12.24%) SOA
8 5 (10.20%) TDD
9 4 (8.16%) Business Development
9 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.16%) BDD
9 4 (8.16%) OOD
9 4 (8.16%) Test Planning
10 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (4.08%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (81.63%) Java
2 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
3 15 (30.61%) SQL
4 2 (4.08%) XPath
4 2 (4.08%) Groovy
4 2 (4.08%) Scala
4 2 (4.08%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) CCA
3 1 (2.04%) ISEB
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.08%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) IBM
4 1 (2.04%) Twitter
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago