The first table below looks at the demand for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Dorset 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 25 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing J2EE 3 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.32% 2.16% 4.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 9.62% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 10
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
57 52 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 25.00% 22.41% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 34
Average daily rate £300 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £263 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £500 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
J2EE
South West

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +11 3 £300 -29.41% 1
Poole - - - - 2
J2EE
South West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) JMS
4 1 (20.00%) JavaBeans
4 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Sybase
4 1 (20.00%) Ant
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (20.00%) EJB
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) Servlets
4 1 (20.00%) Struts
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (20.00%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) FitNesse
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) JavaBeans
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) EJB
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) Servlets
3 1 (20.00%) Struts
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase