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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 44 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java EE 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.25% - 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.09% - 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £37.40
% change year-on-year
- +381.28%
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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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
92 72 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.23% 22.57% 25.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 49 35
Average daily rate £363 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £46.05 £21.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.26% -35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £21.00 £30.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £21.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Java EE
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) JMX
1 3 (100.00%) JAAS
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 3 (100.00%) AMQP
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 3 (100.00%) Play Framework
1 3 (100.00%) MQTT
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) AMQP
1 3 (100.00%) MQTT
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) JMX
1 3 (100.00%) JAAS
1 3 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 3 (100.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Scala