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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank - 60 58
Contract jobs citing Java EE 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.30% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.12% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.47% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £41.50
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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
204 179 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.95% 26.52% 32.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 106 102
Average daily rate £363 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Average hourly rate £20.94 £15.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.56% -70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -2.85%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
2 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database
3 5 (55.56%) Struts
3 5 (55.56%) UNIX
3 5 (55.56%) JMS
3 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Clustering
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 5 (55.56%) Open Source
3 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Atlassian
3 5 (55.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (55.56%) OWASP
3 5 (55.56%) RESTful
3 5 (55.56%) Struts2
4 4 (44.44%) J2EE
5 3 (33.33%) Maven
6 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
6 2 (22.22%) FitNesse
6 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
6 2 (22.22%) JavaBeans

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
2 3 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (22.22%) FitNesse
3 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
1 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
1 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) RESTful
2 5 (55.56%) Struts2
2 5 (55.56%) JMS
2 5 (55.56%) Struts
3 4 (44.44%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) Servlets
4 2 (22.22%) JavaBeans
4 2 (22.22%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) OWASP
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Erlang
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Atlassian
3 2 (22.22%) IBM