The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank - 58 48
Contract jobs citing Java EE 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.73% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £201
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java EE
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
77 137 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 24.44% 28.72% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 89 46
Median daily rate £350 £442 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.72% +47.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £350 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £24.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +65.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire