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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 13 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing J2EE 6 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 6.06% 3.81% 9.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.22% 14.81% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 10
Median daily rate £415 £403 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.10% +11.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £383 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £542 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £59.25 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-36.70% +68.44%

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
27 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 27.27% 25.71% 25.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 26
Median daily rate £400 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 21 January 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 Chester region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) OO
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 5 (55.56%) RESTful
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (44.44%) hybris
5 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
5 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
5 4 (44.44%) Spring
5 4 (44.44%) JSON
6 3 (33.33%) C#
6 3 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (33.33%) Node.js
6 3 (33.33%) Apache Camel
6 3 (33.33%) DevOps
6 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 2 (22.22%) REST
7 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (22.22%) Open Source
7 2 (22.22%) UML
7 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
7 2 (22.22%) SOAP
7 2 (22.22%) Struts
7 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 2 (22.22%) JBoss

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 2 (22.22%) GlassFish
1 2 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) RESTful
3 4 (44.44%) JSON
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Camel
4 3 (33.33%) Node.js
4 3 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) JSTL
5 2 (22.22%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
5 3 (33.33%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) RAD
6 2 (22.22%) RUP
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 2 (22.22%) UML
6 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 1 (11.11%) BDD
7 1 (11.11%) Microservices
7 1 (11.11%) MVC
7 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Groovy
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) hybris
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