The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE 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 J2SE over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank - - 17
Contract jobs citing J2SE 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - - 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £39.00
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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
31 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 24.22% 32.76% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 8
Average daily rate £375 £290 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -31.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £315 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%