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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 79 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +5
Contract jobs citing J2EE 39 68 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.88% 4.01% 4.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.44% 13.26% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 33 43
Average daily rate
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£388 £355 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% -17.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £302 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -12.16%
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
524 513 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.29% 30.23% 33.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 311 367
Average daily rate £355 £360 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 35
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% +14.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £23.13 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 23 £400 +9.58%
Hook - - - -
Aldershot - - - - 1
Andover - - - - 2
Basingstoke - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Petersfield - - - - 4
Portsmouth - - - -
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 42 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (55.74%) Web Services
2 34 (55.74%) Apache
3 31 (50.82%) Maven
4 28 (45.90%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (45.90%) Eclipse
5 27 (44.26%) Internet
6 23 (37.70%) Scrum
7 22 (36.07%) Java
8 19 (31.15%) RESTful
8 19 (31.15%) Jenkins
9 18 (29.51%) Cucumber
9 18 (29.51%) Puppet
9 18 (29.51%) Open Source
9 18 (29.51%) JIRA
9 18 (29.51%) FitNesse
10 16 (26.23%) SOA
11 15 (24.59%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (24.59%) PostGIS
12 14 (22.95%) SaaS
13 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (18.03%) Apache Solr
14 11 (18.03%) Spring
15 10 (16.39%) Oracle
16 9 (14.75%) Linux
16 9 (14.75%) Hibernate
17 8 (13.11%) SOAP
17 8 (13.11%) MySQL
17 8 (13.11%) PHP
17 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 34 (55.74%) Apache
2 11 (18.03%) Apache Solr
3 4 (6.56%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.28%) ATG Dynamo
6 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.64%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 28 (45.90%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (22.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (44.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (13.11%) MySQL
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (50.82%) Maven
2 28 (45.90%) Eclipse
3 19 (31.15%) Jenkins
4 18 (29.51%) Cucumber
4 18 (29.51%) FitNesse
4 18 (29.51%) JIRA
5 3 (4.92%) Ant
5 3 (4.92%) JUnit
6 2 (3.28%) Toad
6 2 (3.28%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.64%) Introscope
7 1 (1.64%) Selenium
7 1 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.64%) TestNG
7 1 (1.64%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.64%) Mockito
General
1 2 (3.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) Architect
2 32 (52.46%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (27.87%) Developer
4 13 (21.31%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (8.20%) J2EE Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.20%) J2EE Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.56%) J2EE Team Leader
7 4 (6.56%) Web Team Leader
8 2 (3.28%) Designer
8 2 (3.28%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Environment Manager
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Analyst
9 1 (1.64%) Technical Architect
9 1 (1.64%) Consultant
9 1 (1.64%) Data Architect
9 1 (1.64%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (55.74%) Web Services
2 19 (31.15%) RESTful
3 15 (24.59%) PostGIS
4 11 (18.03%) Spring
5 9 (14.75%) Hibernate
6 8 (13.11%) SOAP
7 5 (8.20%) GWT
8 4 (6.56%) Servlets
8 4 (6.56%) LAMP
9 3 (4.92%) JSF
9 3 (4.92%) HTML
9 3 (4.92%) .NET
9 3 (4.92%) CSS
9 3 (4.92%) JDBC
10 2 (3.28%) JSP
10 2 (3.28%) XML
10 2 (3.28%) Middleware
10 2 (3.28%) Ajax
10 2 (3.28%) Java EE
10 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Open Source
2 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.64%) User Experience
2 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Linux
2 7 (11.48%) UNIX
3 3 (4.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.64%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.70%) Scrum
3 16 (26.23%) SOA
4 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.48%) MVC
6 5 (8.20%) Content Management
7 3 (4.92%) TDD
7 3 (4.92%) UML
8 2 (3.28%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.28%) OOD
8 2 (3.28%) Web Application Development
8 2 (3.28%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.28%) Use Case
9 1 (1.64%) Performance Testing
9 1 (1.64%) ITIL
9 1 (1.64%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (1.64%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.64%) Coaching
9 1 (1.64%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) Java
2 8 (13.11%) PHP
3 7 (11.48%) SQL
4 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.28%) C
5 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.64%) Groovy
6 1 (1.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (29.51%) Puppet
2 5 (8.20%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Oracle
2 7 (11.48%) VMware
3 5 (8.20%) JBoss
4 3 (4.92%) Google
5 2 (3.28%) SAP
5 2 (3.28%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.28%) webMethods
5 2 (3.28%) ATG
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Talend
6 1 (1.64%) Atomikos