The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 65 68 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing Java EE 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.62% 0.51% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.22% 1.84% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
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- £365 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £48.00
Java EE
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
225 217 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.74% 27.47% 30.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 145 89
Average daily rate £370 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Average hourly rate £20.94 £15.00 £46.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.56% -67.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Java EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Java EE Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Java EE
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 Java EE within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
Hemel Hempstead - 4 - -
Java EE
East of England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Spring
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
4 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (50.00%) J2EE
5 5 (50.00%) Struts
5 5 (50.00%) UNIX
6 4 (40.00%) Web Services
6 4 (40.00%) Ant
6 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (40.00%) Maven
6 4 (40.00%) Selenium
6 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal
6 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle
8 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (20.00%) SQL
8 2 (20.00%) XML
8 2 (20.00%) Servlets
8 2 (20.00%) JMS
8 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
8 2 (20.00%) JavaBeans
8 2 (20.00%) SLA
8 2 (20.00%) IBM

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Maven
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
1 4 (40.00%) Ant
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (20.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Architect
5 2 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Hybris Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) J2EE
2 5 (50.00%) Struts
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) JMS
5 2 (20.00%) JavaBeans
5 2 (20.00%) Servlets
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
6 1 (10.00%) EJB
6 1 (10.00%) JSON
6 1 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (10.00%) Struts2
6 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) iSeries
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) OWASP
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) B2B
3 1 (10.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (10.00%) hybris
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