The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 93 85 43
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -42
Contract jobs citing J2EE 28 18 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.27% 1.06% 3.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.93% 3.87% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 33
Average daily rate
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£425 £310 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -19.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £220 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £396 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.09 £33.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -0.75%
J2EE
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
568 465 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.85% 27.48% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 262 233
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 33
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £21.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Southampton +2 9 £500 +122.22% 1
Basingstoke +4 4 £380 -24.00% 1
Aldershot - 3 £495 - 1
Hook - 2 £400 -
Andover - - - - 2
Farnborough - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Havant - - - - 3
Petersfield - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - - 2
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 51 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (56.52%) Apache
3 35 (50.72%) Maven
4 34 (49.28%) Eclipse
5 33 (47.83%) Internet
5 33 (47.83%) Web Services
6 26 (37.68%) Amazon AWS
7 25 (36.23%) Open Source
7 25 (36.23%) Java
8 24 (34.78%) SOA
9 23 (33.33%) Linux
10 21 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (30.43%) PostGIS
11 18 (26.09%) JIRA
11 18 (26.09%) Scrum
12 17 (24.64%) PHP
12 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
13 16 (23.19%) RESTful
14 15 (21.74%) Puppet
14 15 (21.74%) Cucumber
14 15 (21.74%) FitNesse
14 15 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (18.84%) WebLogic
16 12 (17.39%) Oracle
17 11 (15.94%) MySQL
17 11 (15.94%) Apache Solr
17 11 (15.94%) SaaS
18 10 (14.49%) Content Management
18 10 (14.49%) UNIX
19 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 39 (56.52%) Apache
2 13 (18.84%) WebLogic
3 11 (15.94%) Apache Solr
4 6 (8.70%) GlassFish
5 4 (5.80%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (4.35%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (2.90%) IIS
7 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.45%) CMS
8 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) TIBCO iProcess
1 3 (4.35%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 26 (37.68%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (15.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (47.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (15.94%) MySQL
3 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database
4 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
5 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (50.72%) Maven
2 34 (49.28%) Eclipse
3 18 (26.09%) JIRA
4 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
5 15 (21.74%) Cucumber
5 15 (21.74%) FitNesse
6 5 (7.25%) ClearCase
7 3 (4.35%) JUnit
8 2 (2.90%) NetBeans
8 2 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.90%) Subversion
8 2 (2.90%) Checkstyle
9 1 (1.45%) Selenium
9 1 (1.45%) Introscope
9 1 (1.45%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.45%) Ant
Job Titles
1 43 (62.32%) Architect
2 41 (59.42%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (17.39%) Developer
4 8 (11.59%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Team Leader
6 5 (7.25%) J2EE Team Leader
6 5 (7.25%) Web Team Leader
7 4 (5.80%) J2EE Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) J2EE Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.35%) SOA Architect
8 3 (4.35%) TIBCO Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Middleware Architect
9 2 (2.90%) Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) Server Support
9 2 (2.90%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.90%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Web Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.83%) Web Services
2 21 (30.43%) PostGIS
3 16 (23.19%) RESTful
4 6 (8.70%) .NET
4 6 (8.70%) SOAP
4 6 (8.70%) Middleware
4 6 (8.70%) Spring
5 5 (7.25%) LAMP
6 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.80%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (2.90%) XML
7 2 (2.90%) GWT
8 1 (1.45%) Spring MVC
8 1 (1.45%) REST
8 1 (1.45%) Spring Integration
8 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (36.23%) Open Source
2 5 (7.25%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.90%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.33%) Linux
2 10 (14.49%) UNIX
3 5 (7.25%) Windows
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) Windows NT
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (34.78%) SOA
3 18 (26.09%) Scrum
4 15 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (14.49%) Content Management
6 6 (8.70%) TDD
7 5 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (7.25%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (7.25%) Network Architecture
7 5 (7.25%) UML
8 4 (5.80%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (5.80%) BPEL
8 4 (5.80%) Load Balancing
9 3 (4.35%) Release Management
9 3 (4.35%) TOGAF
9 3 (4.35%) ITIL
10 2 (2.90%) Project Management
10 2 (2.90%) Programme Management
11 1 (1.45%) Performance Testing
11 1 (1.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.23%) Java
2 17 (24.64%) PHP
3 7 (10.14%) SQL
4 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.35%) C
4 3 (4.35%) C#
5 2 (2.90%) C++
5 2 (2.90%) Python
5 2 (2.90%) Ruby
6 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) Puppet
2 4 (5.80%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Oracle
2 5 (7.25%) VMware
3 4 (5.80%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.45%) Google
5 1 (1.45%) webMethods
5 1 (1.45%) HP