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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 49 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs citing J2EE 7 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.10% 3.42% 4.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.60% 13.94% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 12
Median daily rate £450 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
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
125 208 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.72% 24.50% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 113 99
Median daily rate £375 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £20.94 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +39.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -14 3 £575 +64.28% 1
Borehamwood - 2 £450 -
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 16 (94.12%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) Hibernate
3 14 (82.35%) Spring
4 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
6 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
6 10 (58.82%) hybris
7 9 (52.94%) Retail
8 8 (47.06%) SQL
9 7 (41.18%) Web Services
10 6 (35.29%) XML
10 6 (35.29%) TDD
10 6 (35.29%) Finance
11 5 (29.41%) Oracle
11 5 (29.41%) JBoss
12 4 (23.53%) JSP
12 4 (23.53%) Struts
12 4 (23.53%) EJB
12 4 (23.53%) ATG
12 4 (23.53%) Percussion
13 3 (17.65%) RESTful
13 3 (17.65%) Subversion
13 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
13 3 (17.65%) Web Development
13 3 (17.65%) IBM
13 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
13 3 (17.65%) HTML
13 3 (17.65%) Apache
13 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
14 2 (11.76%) CRM

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 5 (29.41%) JBoss
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.76%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Protractor
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (52.94%) Retail
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Java Developer
3 6 (35.29%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Hybris Developer
5 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
7 1 (5.88%) J2EE Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Java Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) Hibernate
2 14 (82.35%) Spring
3 7 (41.18%) Web Services
4 6 (35.29%) XML
5 4 (23.53%) EJB
5 4 (23.53%) JSP
5 4 (23.53%) Struts
6 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 3 (17.65%) RESTful
7 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
7 2 (11.76%) CSS
7 2 (11.76%) HTML5
7 2 (11.76%) JDBC
7 2 (11.76%) JMS
7 2 (11.76%) JPA
7 2 (11.76%) jQuery
7 2 (11.76%) REST
7 2 (11.76%) Spring Boot
7 2 (11.76%) Spring Web Flow
8 1 (5.88%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
3 6 (35.29%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) B2C
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.88%) B2B
6 1 (5.88%) Coaching
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) System Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) hybris
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) ATG
3 4 (23.53%) Percussion
4 3 (17.65%) IBM
5 2 (11.76%) Endeca
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) Sybase