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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank - - 104
Contract jobs citing J2SE 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - - 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
J2SE
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
406 569 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.41% 27.46% 25.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 266 254
Average daily rate £375 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 21
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £15.38 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.42 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) JDBC
2 4 (80.00%) JSP
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) Java EE
3 3 (60.00%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) RUP
3 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (60.00%) User Stories
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
4 2 (40.00%) JavaBeans
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) HBase
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) JDBC
2 4 (80.00%) JSP
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Java EE
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (40.00%) CORBA
4 2 (40.00%) Java RMI
4 2 (40.00%) JavaBeans
4 2 (40.00%) JMS
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) PrimeFaces
4 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) Spring Batch
4 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (40.00%) Spring Integration
4 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
4 2 (40.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) Physical Data Model
2 3 (60.00%) RUP
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Hortonworks
2 2 (40.00%) Sybase