The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 31 57 34
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -23
Contract jobs citing J2EE 17 19 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.34% 2.04% 4.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.26% 7.28% 18.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 29
Median daily rate £438 £419 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £358 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +73.61%

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
151 261 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.67% 28.03% 27.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 183 141
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £25.02 £19.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+99.84% +28.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +9 8 £434 +7.09% 2
Knutsford +6 1 £338 -20.58% 1
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 23 (82.14%) Java
2 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (64.29%) Web Services
4 15 (53.57%) SQL
5 14 (50.00%) NoSQL
6 13 (46.43%) Oracle
7 12 (42.86%) XML
8 11 (39.29%) OO
8 11 (39.29%) JSON
8 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (39.29%) Microservices
9 10 (35.71%) MongoDB
9 10 (35.71%) SOAP
9 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
10 9 (32.14%) TDD
10 9 (32.14%) Scrum
11 8 (28.57%) Spring
11 8 (28.57%) RESTful
11 8 (28.57%) DB2
11 8 (28.57%) REST
12 7 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (25.00%) Apache Camel
12 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
12 7 (25.00%) EJB
12 7 (25.00%) Middleware
12 7 (25.00%) SOA
12 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
13 6 (21.43%) MySQL
13 6 (21.43%) Unix

J2EE
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (14.29%) JBoss
2 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 3 (10.71%) GlassFish
4 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.57%) Apache
5 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 10 (35.71%) MongoDB
3 8 (28.57%) DB2
4 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (21.43%) Big Data
5 6 (21.43%) MySQL
5 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
5 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.57%) JasperReports
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
2 5 (17.86%) Hudson
2 5 (17.86%) JIRA
3 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 2 (7.14%) IntelliJ
4 2 (7.14%) JUnit
4 2 (7.14%) Mockito
4 2 (7.14%) MyEclipse
5 1 (3.57%) ClearCase
5 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.57%) Gradle
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
1 13 (46.43%) Java Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Java Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Java Technical Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Technical Architect
4 4 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Lead Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Principal Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Leader
5 3 (10.71%) Applications Architect
5 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Domain Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Java Applications Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) Web Services
2 12 (42.86%) XML
3 11 (39.29%) JSON
4 10 (35.71%) SOAP
5 8 (28.57%) REST
5 8 (28.57%) RESTful
5 8 (28.57%) Spring
6 7 (25.00%) Apache Camel
6 7 (25.00%) EJB
6 7 (25.00%) Middleware
7 5 (17.86%) EJB 3.0
7 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
7 5 (17.86%) Node.js
8 4 (14.29%) jQuery
8 4 (14.29%) Struts
9 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
9 3 (10.71%) HTML
9 3 (10.71%) JSF
10 2 (7.14%) Java EE
10 2 (7.14%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) DataPower
4 1 (3.57%) Derivative
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) PMI
4 1 (3.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) AIX
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
1 6 (21.43%) Unix
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (39.29%) Microservices
2 11 (39.29%) OO
3 9 (32.14%) Scrum
3 9 (32.14%) TDD
4 7 (25.00%) SOA
5 4 (14.29%) DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) High Availability
5 4 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) BDD
6 3 (10.71%) Business Transformation
6 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.71%) RUP
6 3 (10.71%) UML
6 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.14%) MVC
7 2 (7.14%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) Java
2 15 (53.57%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Groovy
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) hybris
3 1 (3.57%) Chordiant
3 1 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Kony
3 1 (3.57%) Sybase
3 1 (3.57%) Yahoo!
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