The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role 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/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 50 48 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.21% 0.66% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.70% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £340 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Java/J2EE Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
440 430 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 94.02% 93.89% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 210 126
Average daily rate £400 £360 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 38 19
Average hourly rate £17.25 £25.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.35% +34.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.60 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.77 £44.10 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Java/J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Java/J2EE Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Java/J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) JavaBeans
3 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Mockito
3 3 (60.00%) JSF
3 3 (60.00%) Java EE
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Middleware
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Mule
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) Mule ESB

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Mule
1 1 (20.00%) Mule ESB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Mockito
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) JavaBeans
3 3 (60.00%) JSF
3 3 (60.00%) Java EE
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (20.00%) JPA
5 1 (20.00%) Middleware
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
1 1 (20.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle