The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 33 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing J2EE 6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.08% 1.78% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.66% 4.03% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-18.91% -7.50%
J2EE
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
106 124 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 36.68% 44.13% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 48 31
Average daily rate £275 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £203 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -27.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
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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
Leicester - 2 £350 - 1
J2EE
East Midlands

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Struts
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) XSLT
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) Java EE
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Maven
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) JMeter
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Content Management

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe CQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JMeter
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) JSP
2 3 (50.00%) Struts
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) XSLT
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Java EE
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (16.67%) OSGi
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Sling
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
1 1 (16.67%) TDD
1 1 (16.67%) Content Management
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) HP