The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had J2EE Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
J2EE Developer
North West / Cheshire
Rank 47 77 65
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -12
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.79% 0.11% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.11% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £475 - £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
483 879 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.08% 92.72% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 543 431
Median daily rate £390 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 46 60
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.84 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.76% -25.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.48 £35.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheshire region that featured J2EE Developer in the job title.

J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

J2EE Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE Developer across the Cheshire region.

J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, J2EE Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region featuring J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) EJB
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Hudson
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) JSF

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Hudson
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Mockito
2 1 (25.00%) MyEclipse
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) EJB
1 4 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JPA
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle