The table below looks at the statistics for JCAPS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JCAPS over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Java CAPS
Rank 601 609 582
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -27
Contract jobs citing JCAPS 5 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.008% 0.022%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.052% 0.043% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Median daily rate £365 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 - £288
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
JCAPS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9594 9236 8676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.48% 18.45% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6469 5843 5415
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £232 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 323 312
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.31 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +8.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%

JCAPS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing JCAPS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

JCAPS Jobs Demand Trend in England

JCAPS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

JCAPS Daily Rate Trend in England

JCAPS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

JCAPS Hourly Rate Trend in England

JCAPS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JCAPS within the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands - 3 £365 -
London - 2 - -
JCAPS
UK

JCAPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JCAPS 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 England region with a requirement for JCAPS.

1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) SOA
2 7 (70.00%) Middleware
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (60.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) JMS
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) SDLC
4 5 (50.00%) Spring
5 4 (40.00%) Java EE
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (40.00%) EAI
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 3 (30.00%) webMethods
6 3 (30.00%) XSLT
6 3 (30.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) SOAP
6 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (30.00%) SAP
6 3 (30.00%) Mule ESB
6 3 (30.00%) Low Latency
6 3 (30.00%) Service Design
6 3 (30.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 3 (30.00%) Mule
6 3 (30.00%) REST
6 3 (30.00%) XPath

JCAPS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 7 (70.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (30.00%) Mule
3 3 (30.00%) Mule ESB
3 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPEL
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Middleware Developer
3 2 (20.00%) JCAPS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SOA Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (10.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Middleware
2 6 (60.00%) JMS
2 6 (60.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) Spring
4 4 (40.00%) Java EE
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (30.00%) REST
5 3 (30.00%) SOAP
5 3 (30.00%) XSLT
6 2 (20.00%) FpML
6 2 (20.00%) Spring Integration
6 2 (20.00%) XML Schema
6 2 (20.00%) XSD
7 1 (10.00%) EJB
7 1 (10.00%) J2EE
7 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) SOA
2 5 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) EAI
4 3 (30.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 3 (30.00%) Low Latency
4 3 (30.00%) Service Design
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) BPEL
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) XPath
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (30.00%) webMethods
3 1 (10.00%) Sun
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase