The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 46 45 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Contract jobs citing J2EE 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.50% 0.93% 2.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% 3.08% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate £388 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+73.61% +6.66%
J2EE
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
116 130 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 28.86% 30.23% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 89 32
Average daily rate £415 £373 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.40% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 2 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.54 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.24% +150.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Blackpool -8 2 £388 -
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
4 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 4 (57.14%) REST
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) SOAP
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) HTTP
5 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
5 3 (42.86%) Internet
5 3 (42.86%) Data Management
5 3 (42.86%) Spring
5 3 (42.86%) Maven
5 3 (42.86%) Web Services
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 3 (42.86%) Unix
5 3 (42.86%) Apache
5 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
5 3 (42.86%) IntelliJ
5 3 (42.86%) C#

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing J2EE 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 J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
2 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) Jetty
3 2 (28.57%) nginx
3 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (14.29%) JBoss
4 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) GitHub
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (28.57%) Google App Engine
2 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) FTP
2 2 (28.57%) IPsec
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Hudson
2 3 (42.86%) IntelliJ
2 3 (42.86%) Maven
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Angular Developer
3 2 (28.57%) HTML Developer
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) CAML
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 2 (28.57%) Servlets
5 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) JDBC
5 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Data Management
5 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 1 (14.29%) E-business
6 1 (14.29%) High Availability
6 1 (14.29%) Open Source
6 1 (14.29%) SDLC
6 1 (14.29%) SOA
6 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (14.29%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) FQL
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Python
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Xen
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Google
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) BEA
3 1 (14.29%) IBM