The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 46 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Java EE 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.92% 0.82% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.70% 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.38 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+9.96% -16.37%
Java EE
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
148 84 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.02% 22.89% 26.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 51 48
Average daily rate £363 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +53.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £30.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £40.00 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Java EE
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 Java EE within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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
Gloucester - 2 £463 -
Cheltenham -12 1 £500 +17.64%
Java EE
South West

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 18 (85.71%) Java
1 18 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 17 (80.95%) DV Cleared
3 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 7 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle
5 6 (28.57%) MongoDB
6 5 (23.81%) Apache Camel
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) J2EE
6 5 (23.81%) C
6 5 (23.81%) Spring
7 4 (19.05%) JSF
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) JUnit
7 4 (19.05%) XML
7 4 (19.05%) RESTful
7 4 (19.05%) Mockito
8 3 (14.29%) Eucalyptus
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (14.29%) Private Cloud
8 3 (14.29%) Public Cloud
8 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
8 3 (14.29%) OpenStack
8 3 (14.29%) UNIX
8 3 (14.29%) Windows
8 3 (14.29%) Linux
8 3 (14.29%) LAN

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) Eucalyptus
1 3 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) LAN
1 3 (14.29%) WAN
1 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) JUnit
1 4 (19.05%) Mockito
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) JBehave
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) JMeter
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Java Developer
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 7 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (23.81%) Apache Camel
3 5 (23.81%) J2EE
3 5 (23.81%) Spring
4 4 (19.05%) JSF
4 4 (19.05%) XML
4 4 (19.05%) RESTful
5 3 (14.29%) JavaBeans
6 2 (9.52%) Middleware
7 1 (4.76%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Private Cloud
1 3 (14.29%) Public Cloud
1 3 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) UNIX
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Migration
1 3 (14.29%) Service Management
1 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
2 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
2 1 (4.76%) BDD
2 1 (4.76%) OO
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
2 1 (4.76%) Project Management
2 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
2 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
2 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
2 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (4.76%) TDD
2 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) C
4 2 (9.52%) C++
4 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Scala
5 1 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 17 (80.95%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) OCPJP
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) NetApp
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.76%) Sun
3 1 (4.76%) OpenText