The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 20 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing J2EE 10 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.94% - 3.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.32% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 3
Average daily rate
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£439 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £368
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -6.25%
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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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 26.39% 21.05% 25.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 14
Average daily rate £380 £313 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.60% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £340 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £30.01 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 14 (73.68%) Maven
4 10 (52.63%) DV Cleared
4 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) OO
5 9 (47.37%) SQL
5 9 (47.37%) Hibernate
5 9 (47.37%) Spring
6 8 (42.11%) TDD
6 8 (42.11%) Subversion
6 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (42.11%) Lua
6 8 (42.11%) Release Management
6 8 (42.11%) Ant
6 8 (42.11%) Perl
6 8 (42.11%) PHP
6 8 (42.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (42.11%) Web Services
6 8 (42.11%) Python
6 8 (42.11%) UNIX
6 8 (42.11%) ClearCase
6 8 (42.11%) Apache Ivy
7 7 (36.84%) Sun
7 7 (36.84%) Sun Certification
7 7 (36.84%) jQuery
7 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
7 7 (36.84%) OCPJP
7 7 (36.84%) Scrum

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Maven
2 8 (42.11%) Apache Ivy
2 8 (42.11%) Ant
2 8 (42.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 8 (42.11%) ClearCase
2 8 (42.11%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) JUnit
General
1 4 (21.05%) Electronics
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
1 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
1 19 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Senior Java Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Hibernate
1 9 (47.37%) Spring
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) HTML
3 7 (36.84%) jQuery
4 6 (31.58%) Spring MVC
4 6 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (31.58%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) JSF
5 2 (10.53%) JPA
6 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
6 1 (5.26%) JBoss Seam
6 1 (5.26%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) JSP
6 1 (5.26%) SOAP
6 1 (5.26%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) OO
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) TDD
2 8 (42.11%) Release Management
2 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 6 (31.58%) MVC
4 6 (31.58%) BDD
5 5 (26.32%) User Stories
5 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
6 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
6 4 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.53%) UML
7 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 8 (42.11%) Python
4 8 (42.11%) Lua
4 8 (42.11%) Perl
4 8 (42.11%) PHP
5 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
5 7 (36.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) DV Cleared
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) Sun Certification
2 7 (36.84%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Sun
2 4 (21.05%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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