The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 31 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing J2EE 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.22% - 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.39% - 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate £325 - £450
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
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 64 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 21.39% 23.97% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 49 48
Average daily rate £363 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.39% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.35 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +78.80%
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 Coventry

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Coventry region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Spring
3 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle
4 6 (66.67%) JSP
5 5 (55.56%) Servlets
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 5 (55.56%) JUnit
5 5 (55.56%) Struts
5 5 (55.56%) Sun
5 5 (55.56%) Sun Certification
5 5 (55.56%) Validation
5 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
5 5 (55.56%) Maven
5 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
5 5 (55.56%) Degree
5 5 (55.56%) Selenium
5 5 (55.56%) jQuery
5 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Apache Flex
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) MySQL
7 1 (11.11%) SOAP
7 1 (11.11%) Commerce Server
7 1 (11.11%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (11.11%) Unix

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (11.11%) Commerce Server
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
1 5 (55.56%) JUnit
1 5 (55.56%) Maven
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (77.78%) J2EE Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Hybris Developer
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Spring
2 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
3 6 (66.67%) JSP
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) Servlets
4 5 (55.56%) Struts
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) Apache Flex
6 1 (11.11%) Java EE
6 1 (11.11%) JSTL
6 1 (11.11%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
1 5 (55.56%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Sun
3 1 (11.11%) ATG
3 1 (11.11%) hybris
3 1 (11.11%) IBM