The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 38 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs citing J2EE 25 23 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.79% 3.74% 5.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.14% 11.50% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £400 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -8.78%
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
206 200 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.26% 32.52% 36.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 114 178
Average daily rate £365 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £11.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.90% -75.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Welwyn Garden City - 11 £378 - 2
Rickmansworth - 4 £310 -
Watford -9 2 - - 3
St Albans - 1 £400 -
Stevenage - - - -
Royston - - - - 1
Borehamwood - - - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 37 (90.24%) Java
2 32 (78.05%) Spring
3 18 (43.90%) Hibernate
4 14 (34.15%) Couchbase
4 14 (34.15%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (31.71%) Oracle
6 11 (26.83%) SQL
6 11 (26.83%) XML
7 9 (21.95%) Java EE
7 9 (21.95%) Maven
7 9 (21.95%) Web Services
8 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (17.07%) SOA
9 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
9 7 (17.07%) Internet
9 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
9 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database
10 6 (14.63%) Finance
10 6 (14.63%) HTML
10 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
10 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
10 6 (14.63%) UML
10 6 (14.63%) Subversion
11 5 (12.20%) JIRA
11 5 (12.20%) JUnit
12 4 (9.76%) Extranet
12 4 (9.76%) Intranet
12 4 (9.76%) SOAP
12 4 (9.76%) MySQL

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 14 (34.15%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.32%) JBoss
3 2 (4.88%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.88%) Drupal
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (2.44%) Liferay
4 1 (2.44%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Internet
2 4 (9.76%) Extranet
2 4 (9.76%) Intranet
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) Couchbase
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.76%) MySQL
5 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.44%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Maven
2 6 (14.63%) Subversion
3 5 (12.20%) JIRA
3 5 (12.20%) JUnit
4 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.44%) Ant
4 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.44%) Log4j
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Developer
2 22 (53.66%) Java Developer
3 13 (31.71%) Architect
4 11 (26.83%) Java Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Lead Java Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Lead Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Lead Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Java Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (7.32%) HTML Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Java/J2EE Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Java Technical Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (78.05%) Spring
2 18 (43.90%) Hibernate
3 11 (26.83%) XML
4 9 (21.95%) Java EE
4 9 (21.95%) Web Services
5 6 (14.63%) HTML
6 4 (9.76%) SOAP
6 4 (9.76%) REST
6 4 (9.76%) Ajax
7 3 (7.32%) JSF
7 3 (7.32%) Struts
7 3 (7.32%) CSS
8 2 (4.88%) LAMP
8 2 (4.88%) EJB
8 2 (4.88%) Symfony
8 2 (4.88%) HTML5
9 1 (2.44%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (2.44%) JSON
9 1 (2.44%) XMLBeans
9 1 (2.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Web 2.0
1 1 (2.44%) Open Source
1 1 (2.44%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) UNIX
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) HPUX
1 1 (2.44%) Solaris
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) SOA
2 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
3 6 (14.63%) UML
4 4 (9.76%) OO
5 3 (7.32%) Web Development
5 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.32%) Use Case
5 3 (7.32%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.32%) Loose Coupling
6 2 (4.88%) Change Management
6 2 (4.88%) Scrum
6 2 (4.88%) Stress Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (4.88%) Analytics
6 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.88%) Content Management
6 2 (4.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (90.24%) Java
2 11 (26.83%) SQL
3 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.88%) PHP
6 1 (2.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.44%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) BEA
2 2 (4.88%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.44%) ATG
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) Interwoven
3 1 (2.44%) Sun
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