The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 16 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing J2EE 7 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.03% 4.64% 4.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.42% 10.77% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 5
Median daily rate - £459 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.60 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +12.00%
J2EE
Gloucestershire

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 65 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 32.76% 43.05% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 50 14
Median daily rate £325 £383 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.03% +27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) Middleware
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) REST
3 5 (71.43%) SOAP
3 5 (71.43%) webMethods
3 5 (71.43%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PMP
4 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) MS Project
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Development Manager
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Application Development Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Application Development Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Applications Development Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Applications Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Applications Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Development Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared Java Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Middleware
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) REST
2 5 (71.43%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 1 (14.29%) PMP
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) webMethods