The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 18 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing J2EE 3 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.70% 7.03% 7.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.54% 29.03% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 9
Median daily rate £375 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +17.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.42 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% +4.28%
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
26 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 23.42% 24.22% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 22
Median daily rate £388 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Chester region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (82.35%) Web Services
4 13 (76.47%) Spring
5 11 (64.71%) SOAP
5 11 (64.71%) XML
6 10 (58.82%) TDD
6 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
6 10 (58.82%) Waterfall
7 9 (52.94%) JAX-WS
7 9 (52.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (52.94%) JDBC
7 9 (52.94%) WSDL
8 8 (47.06%) JAXB
8 8 (47.06%) Integration Testing
8 8 (47.06%) AOP
8 8 (47.06%) Finance
8 8 (47.06%) Kanban
8 8 (47.06%) RESTful
8 8 (47.06%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (41.18%) JSON
10 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
10 6 (35.29%) BDD
11 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
11 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
11 5 (29.41%) Scrum
11 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
11 5 (29.41%) SQL
11 5 (29.41%) XSLT

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
2 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (11.76%) GlassFish
3 2 (11.76%) JBoss
3 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 4 (23.53%) JUnit
2 4 (23.53%) Selenium
2 4 (23.53%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
1 12 (70.59%) Java Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Applications Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Applications Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Java Applications Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Developer
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Middleware Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) SOA Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SOA Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) Web Services
2 13 (76.47%) Spring
3 11 (64.71%) SOAP
3 11 (64.71%) XML
4 9 (52.94%) JAX-WS
4 9 (52.94%) JDBC
4 9 (52.94%) WSDL
5 8 (47.06%) JAXB
5 8 (47.06%) RESTful
6 7 (41.18%) JSON
7 5 (29.41%) XSLT
8 4 (23.53%) Apache Camel
8 4 (23.53%) POJO
9 3 (17.65%) REST
10 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
10 2 (11.76%) jQuery
10 2 (11.76%) JSTL
10 2 (11.76%) Middleware
10 2 (11.76%) Struts
11 1 (5.88%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 10 (58.82%) TDD
2 10 (58.82%) Waterfall
3 9 (52.94%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (47.06%) AOP
4 8 (47.06%) Integration Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Kanban
4 8 (47.06%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (35.29%) BDD
7 5 (29.41%) Scrum
8 4 (23.53%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (23.53%) OO
9 3 (17.65%) DevOps
9 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
10 2 (11.76%) Open Source
10 2 (11.76%) RAD
10 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
10 2 (11.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) hybris
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
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