The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java EE 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.48% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £424 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £35.00
Java EE
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
33 32 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 28.70% 23.36% 31.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 29
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 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £18.75 - £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) JDBC
3 2 (50.00%) JSP
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (50.00%) Spring Security
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) JPA
4 1 (25.00%) Mockito
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) FindBugs
4 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) JAX-RS
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Checkstyle
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) FindBugs
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Mockito
1 1 (25.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) JDBC
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) JSP
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Spring Security
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
4 1 (25.00%) Java SE
4 1 (25.00%) JAX-RS
4 1 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (25.00%) JPA
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (25.00%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Perforce