The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 56 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Java EE 14 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.78% 0.76% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.48% 2.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £463 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £32.45
% change year-on-year
- +454.69%
Java EE
North West

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
216 233 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.48% 29.57% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 106 103
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 9
Average hourly rate £19.45 £40.57 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.05% +350.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Java EE
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 6 £320 - 1
Knutsford - 4 £390 -
Warrington - - - - 1
Crewe - - - - 1
Java EE
North West

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) XML
3 12 (54.55%) TDD
3 12 (54.55%) Spring
4 11 (50.00%) JSON
4 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (50.00%) J2EE
4 11 (50.00%) Oracle
5 10 (45.45%) JUnit
5 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (40.91%) Banking
7 8 (36.36%) Maven
8 7 (31.82%) SSH
8 7 (31.82%) Telematics
8 7 (31.82%) RESTful
8 7 (31.82%) Groovy
8 7 (31.82%) XPath
8 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
8 7 (31.82%) Windows
8 7 (31.82%) HTTPS
8 7 (31.82%) JSP
8 7 (31.82%) SOAP
8 7 (31.82%) Struts
8 7 (31.82%) Cucumber
8 7 (31.82%) Big Data
8 7 (31.82%) Docker
8 7 (31.82%) Algorithms
9 6 (27.27%) Finance
9 6 (27.27%) Degree
9 6 (27.27%) jQuery

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) HTTPS
1 7 (31.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Big Data
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) JasperReports
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (45.45%) JUnit
3 8 (36.36%) Maven
4 7 (31.82%) Cucumber
5 6 (27.27%) Subversion
6 1 (4.55%) JDeveloper
6 1 (4.55%) Grunt
6 1 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (4.55%) Bower
General
1 9 (40.91%) Banking
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 17 (77.27%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 2 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (9.09%) Java Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) J2EE Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Senior J2EE Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) XML
2 12 (54.55%) Spring
3 11 (50.00%) JSON
3 11 (50.00%) J2EE
4 7 (31.82%) JSP
4 7 (31.82%) SOAP
4 7 (31.82%) Struts
4 7 (31.82%) RESTful
5 6 (27.27%) jQuery
6 5 (22.73%) HTML
6 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
7 4 (18.18%) HTML5
7 4 (18.18%) Web Services
7 4 (18.18%) WSDL
8 2 (9.09%) JSF
8 2 (9.09%) Ajax
8 2 (9.09%) JDBC
8 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
8 2 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Telematics
1 7 (31.82%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) AIX
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Vista
2 4 (18.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) TDD
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) BDD
4 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 4 (18.18%) OOP
4 4 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) XPath
2 7 (31.82%) Groovy
3 4 (18.18%) Objective-C
3 4 (18.18%) C
3 4 (18.18%) C++
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
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