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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 23 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Contract jobs citing J2EE 35 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.20% 1.88% 3.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.03% 11.11% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 16
Average daily rate
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£411 £394 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £319 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £469 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.75 £31.70
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.46%
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
152 54 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.28% 16.93% 34.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 28 93
Average daily rate £400 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 9
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 February 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
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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
Cheltenham +2 17 £413 - 3
Gloucester - 2 £405 - 1
J2EE
South West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 47 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (61.70%) Hibernate
3 29 (61.70%) Web Services
4 28 (59.57%) SQL
5 27 (57.45%) DV Cleared
5 27 (57.45%) Security Cleared
6 26 (55.32%) Scrum
7 19 (40.43%) Oracle
7 19 (40.43%) JBoss
8 18 (38.30%) JavaScript
9 17 (36.17%) Python
9 17 (36.17%) JSF
10 16 (34.04%) XML
10 16 (34.04%) EJB
10 16 (34.04%) JPA
11 15 (31.91%) Maven
12 14 (29.79%) Spring
12 14 (29.79%) JAXB
12 14 (29.79%) OO
12 14 (29.79%) EJB 3.0
12 14 (29.79%) SoapUI
13 11 (23.40%) JIRA
13 11 (23.40%) UNIX
13 11 (23.40%) TDD
14 10 (21.28%) Sun
14 10 (21.28%) Sun Certification
14 10 (21.28%) JUnit
14 10 (21.28%) C
15 9 (19.15%) Perl

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (40.43%) JBoss
2 4 (8.51%) Mule
3 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.26%) GlassFish
4 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.13%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
3 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Maven
2 14 (29.79%) SoapUI
3 11 (23.40%) JIRA
4 10 (21.28%) JUnit
5 9 (19.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 9 (19.15%) ClearCase
5 9 (19.15%) Ant
5 9 (19.15%) Subversion
5 9 (19.15%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (4.26%) Eclipse RCP
6 2 (4.26%) Mockito
6 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.51%) Electronics
2 4 (8.51%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (97.87%) Developer
1 46 (97.87%) Java Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Senior Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (12.77%) C++ Developer
3 6 (12.77%) C++/Java Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.13%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.13%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (61.70%) Web Services
1 29 (61.70%) Hibernate
2 17 (36.17%) JSF
3 16 (34.04%) XML
3 16 (34.04%) EJB
3 16 (34.04%) JPA
4 14 (29.79%) EJB 3.0
4 14 (29.79%) JAXB
4 14 (29.79%) Spring
5 9 (19.15%) RESTful
5 9 (19.15%) jQuery
6 6 (12.77%) JAX-RS
6 6 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (12.77%) PrimeFaces
6 6 (12.77%) HTML
6 6 (12.77%) Spring MVC
6 6 (12.77%) CSS
7 3 (6.38%) SOAP
7 3 (6.38%) Apache Flex
7 3 (6.38%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) DTV
2 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) UNIX
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (55.32%) Scrum
3 14 (29.79%) OO
4 11 (23.40%) TDD
5 9 (19.15%) Release Management
5 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (19.15%) BDD
6 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
7 7 (14.89%) User Stories
7 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
8 6 (12.77%) Software Testing
8 6 (12.77%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (12.77%) MVC
8 6 (12.77%) Workflow
9 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.51%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
10 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (59.57%) SQL
3 18 (38.30%) JavaScript
4 17 (36.17%) Python
5 10 (21.28%) C
6 9 (19.15%) Ruby
6 9 (19.15%) Lua
6 9 (19.15%) Bash Shell
6 9 (19.15%) Perl
6 9 (19.15%) PHP
7 7 (14.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (57.45%) DV Cleared
1 27 (57.45%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.28%) Sun Certification
3 9 (19.15%) OCPJP
4 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) VCP4
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Oracle
2 10 (21.28%) Sun
3 4 (8.51%) SAP
4 2 (4.26%) Sybase
5 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
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