The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 18 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs citing J2EE 46 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.47% 3.33% 4.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.38% 15.29% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 14
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£458 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.76% -5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £370 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.80 £35.11
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +1.96%
J2EE
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
168 85 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.57% 21.79% 31.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 51 70
Average daily rate £385 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +63.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cheltenham +1 16 £425 - 3
Gloucester - - - - 1
J2EE
South West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 54 (85.71%) Java
2 51 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (69.84%) DV Cleared
3 44 (69.84%) Security Cleared
4 42 (66.67%) Web Services
5 30 (47.62%) Hibernate
6 28 (44.44%) SQL
7 27 (42.86%) Scrum
8 23 (36.51%) Oracle
9 22 (34.92%) JBoss
10 20 (31.75%) Python
10 20 (31.75%) XML
10 20 (31.75%) JSF
11 19 (30.16%) JPA
11 19 (30.16%) EJB
12 17 (26.98%) C
13 16 (25.40%) JAXB
13 16 (25.40%) EJB 3.0
13 16 (25.40%) SoapUI
14 15 (23.81%) JIRA
15 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
16 13 (20.63%) OO
17 12 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (19.05%) Spring
18 11 (17.46%) Maven
18 11 (17.46%) UNIX
19 10 (15.87%) JUnit
19 10 (15.87%) RESTful
20 9 (14.29%) TDD
20 9 (14.29%) Sun

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 22 (34.92%) JBoss
2 6 (9.52%) Mule
2 6 (9.52%) Mule ESB
3 3 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.76%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.59%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) SoapUI
2 15 (23.81%) JIRA
3 11 (17.46%) Maven
4 10 (15.87%) JUnit
5 8 (12.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (12.70%) ClearCase
5 8 (12.70%) Ant
5 8 (12.70%) Subversion
5 8 (12.70%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (4.76%) Eclipse RCP
6 3 (4.76%) Mockito
6 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Electronics
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (84.13%) Developer
1 53 (84.13%) Java Developer
2 8 (12.70%) Senior Developer
2 8 (12.70%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (11.11%) Functional Tester
3 7 (11.11%) Tester
4 5 (7.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (6.35%) C++/Java Developer
5 4 (6.35%) C++ Developer
6 1 (1.59%) Test Engineer
6 1 (1.59%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (1.59%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (1.59%) Software Engineer
6 1 (1.59%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (1.59%) Project Manager
6 1 (1.59%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (66.67%) Web Services
2 30 (47.62%) Hibernate
3 20 (31.75%) JSF
3 20 (31.75%) XML
4 19 (30.16%) EJB
4 19 (30.16%) JPA
5 16 (25.40%) EJB 3.0
5 16 (25.40%) JAXB
6 12 (19.05%) Spring
7 10 (15.87%) RESTful
8 6 (9.52%) jQuery
9 4 (6.35%) JAX-RS
9 4 (6.35%) PrimeFaces
9 4 (6.35%) Java EE
9 4 (6.35%) Spring MVC
9 4 (6.35%) SOAP
10 3 (4.76%) HTML
10 3 (4.76%) CSS
10 3 (4.76%) Swing
10 3 (4.76%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) DTV
2 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) UNIX
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (42.86%) Scrum
3 13 (20.63%) OO
4 12 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (14.29%) TDD
6 8 (12.70%) Release Management
6 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (12.70%) Functional Testing
7 7 (11.11%) BDD
8 6 (9.52%) Analytics
8 6 (9.52%) User Stories
8 6 (9.52%) Test Scripting
9 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.35%) Software Testing
10 4 (6.35%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.35%) MVC
10 4 (6.35%) Workflow
11 3 (4.76%) Kanban
12 2 (3.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (85.71%) Java
2 28 (44.44%) SQL
3 20 (31.75%) Python
4 17 (26.98%) C
5 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 8 (12.70%) Perl
6 8 (12.70%) PHP
6 8 (12.70%) Ruby
6 8 (12.70%) Lua
6 8 (12.70%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 44 (69.84%) DV Cleared
1 44 (69.84%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.29%) Sun Certification
3 8 (12.70%) OCPJP
4 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (36.51%) Oracle
2 9 (14.29%) Sun
3 3 (4.76%) Sybase
4 1 (1.59%) SAP
4 1 (1.59%) TIBCO
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago