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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank - - 58
Contract jobs citing Java EE 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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
189 146 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.25% 22.60% 33.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 80 135
Median daily rate £350 £356 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -6.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 9
Median hourly rate £40.25 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.70 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £38.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Java EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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