The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 34 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing J2EE 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.85% 0.85% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.30% 1.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £525 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.36% +4.28%
J2EE
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
87 121 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 37.18% 51.27% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 97 30
Median daily rate £350 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the Kent region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Kent

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Kent region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Faversham - 2 £525 -
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) jMock
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Mockito
1 2 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) jMock
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Mockito
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle