The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 41 45 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Contract jobs citing J2EE 16 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.40% 2.97% 4.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.22% 13.94% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 19
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £40.60 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-12.56% +12.00%
J2EE
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
121 165 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.17% 21.29% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 82 95
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +1 7 £550 - 3
Borehamwood - 2 £450 -
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 16 (69.57%) E-Commerce
2 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (65.22%) Hibernate
3 15 (65.22%) SQL
4 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
4 14 (60.87%) Spring
5 13 (56.52%) Retail
6 10 (43.48%) XML
6 10 (43.48%) hybris
7 9 (39.13%) TDD
8 8 (34.78%) Unix
8 8 (34.78%) Oracle
8 8 (34.78%) DB2
9 7 (30.43%) Web Services
9 7 (30.43%) IBM
9 7 (30.43%) WebSphere
10 6 (26.09%) RESTful
10 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (26.09%) Subversion
10 6 (26.09%) HTML
11 5 (21.74%) Flash
11 5 (21.74%) JBoss
11 5 (21.74%) Finance
11 5 (21.74%) DbVisualizer
11 5 (21.74%) System Testing
11 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
12 4 (17.39%) QA
12 4 (17.39%) Selenium
12 4 (17.39%) JIRA

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (30.43%) WebSphere
2 5 (21.74%) JBoss
3 3 (13.04%) Apache
3 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.35%) CMS
4 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
3 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) DB2
2 5 (21.74%) DbVisualizer
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Subversion
2 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
2 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 4 (17.39%) Protractor
2 4 (17.39%) Selenium
2 4 (17.39%) WebDriver
3 3 (13.04%) Ant
3 3 (13.04%) Rational Application Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.70%) Maven
5 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (56.52%) Retail
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Java Developer
3 6 (26.09%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Automation Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Hybris Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Java Automation Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Selenium Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Architect
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce Architect
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Java Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Java E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Java Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Web Automation Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) Hibernate
2 14 (60.87%) Spring
3 10 (43.48%) XML
4 7 (30.43%) Web Services
5 6 (26.09%) HTML
5 6 (26.09%) RESTful
6 5 (21.74%) Flash
7 4 (17.39%) EJB
7 4 (17.39%) Gherkin
7 4 (17.39%) JSP
7 4 (17.39%) Struts
8 2 (8.70%) JDBC
8 2 (8.70%) JMS
8 2 (8.70%) JPA
8 2 (8.70%) jQuery
8 2 (8.70%) REST
8 2 (8.70%) Spring Boot
8 2 (8.70%) Spring Web Flow
9 1 (4.35%) CSS
9 1 (4.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (69.57%) E-Commerce
2 9 (39.13%) TDD
3 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
3 5 (21.74%) System Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Coaching
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (17.39%) Document Management
4 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
4 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
5 3 (13.04%) UML
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
6 2 (8.70%) B2C
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) ERP
6 2 (8.70%) MVC
6 2 (8.70%) SDLC
7 1 (4.35%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
3 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.70%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) hybris
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle
3 7 (30.43%) IBM
4 4 (17.39%) ATG
4 4 (17.39%) Percussion
5 2 (8.70%) Endeca
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Sybase