The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 20 14 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Contract jobs citing J2EE 6 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 5.04% 8.51% 3.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 38.71% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 3
Average daily rate £405 £369 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £324 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £388 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+73.61% +6.66%
J2EE
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 31 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 30.25% 21.99% 35.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 28 33
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Chester

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Chester region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) Web Services
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) Spring
4 9 (60.00%) HTML
5 8 (53.33%) MVC
6 7 (46.67%) SQL
6 7 (46.67%) Spring MVC
7 6 (40.00%) CSS
7 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (40.00%) SOAP
8 5 (33.33%) JSON
8 5 (33.33%) Finance
8 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
9 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
9 4 (26.67%) MyBatis
9 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
9 4 (26.67%) Scrum
9 4 (26.67%) TDD
9 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
9 4 (26.67%) Banking
9 4 (26.67%) XML
10 3 (20.00%) XSLT
10 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
10 3 (20.00%) RESTful
10 3 (20.00%) HTML5
10 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
10 3 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (20.00%) Hudson

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing J2EE 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 J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon Glacier
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (13.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (13.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (20.00%) Redis
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (13.33%) Big Data
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Hudson
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
1 10 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Application Security Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (6.67%) JSP Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) Web Services
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) Spring
3 7 (46.67%) Spring MVC
4 6 (40.00%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) SOAP
5 5 (33.33%) JSON
6 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
6 4 (26.67%) MyBatis
6 4 (26.67%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) HTML5
7 3 (20.00%) RESTful
7 3 (20.00%) XSLT
8 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
8 2 (13.33%) CSS3
8 2 (13.33%) jQuery
8 2 (13.33%) JSP
8 2 (13.33%) Middleware
9 1 (6.67%) .NET
9 1 (6.67%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (13.33%) Replication
2 2 (13.33%) Telematics
3 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Android Development
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
5 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (13.33%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) BPMN
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Apigee
2 1 (6.67%) ATG
2 1 (6.67%) hybris
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Sybase
2 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
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