The first table below looks at the demand for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Croydon region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 23 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing J2EE 2 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.89% - 8.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.70% - 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Average daily rate £288 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 - £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 - £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £381
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.80 £35.11 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +8.03%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 11 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 21.70% 16.92% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 21
Average daily rate £350 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £482 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
J2EE
London

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) HND
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) Samba
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Perl

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) IPsec
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) PVCS
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Release Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) HND
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Samba
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) hybris