The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE 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 J2SE over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 120 - 108
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing J2SE 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.18% - 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% - 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£285 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.72% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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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
531 445 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.35% 27.45% 34.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 277 323
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 39
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.25 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -17.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.69 £23.13 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £49.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2SE across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

J2SE
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2SE across the Hampshire region.

J2SE Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

J2SE
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2SE across the Hampshire region.

J2SE Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

J2SE
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing J2SE 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 J2SE.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) Swing
2 4 (80.00%) Java RMI
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 2 (40.00%) Software AG
4 2 (40.00%) webMethods
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) OOD
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Axis
4 2 (40.00%) BPMN
5 1 (20.00%) JPA
5 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) Dutch Language
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) Maven
5 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing J2SE 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 J2SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Swing
1 4 (80.00%) Java RMI
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Axis
4 1 (20.00%) JPA
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) BPMN
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Software AG
1 2 (40.00%) webMethods