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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 33 36 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing J2EE 6 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.15% 1.71% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.45% 6.82% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Average daily rate £363 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £38.00 £35.80
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +6.14%
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
110 88 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.43% 25.14% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 52 70
Average daily rate £300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 24
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 April 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
Leicester +1 3 £363 -3.33%
J2EE
East Midlands

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) jQuery
4 7 (58.33%) Spring
5 6 (50.00%) JSP
5 6 (50.00%) Web Services
5 6 (50.00%) XML
6 5 (41.67%) CSS
6 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
7 4 (33.33%) XSLT
8 3 (25.00%) SQL
8 3 (25.00%) .NET
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle
8 3 (25.00%) DB2
8 3 (25.00%) Finance
8 3 (25.00%) JSON
8 3 (25.00%) JPA
8 3 (25.00%) Ajax
8 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
8 3 (25.00%) Web Development
9 2 (16.67%) Web Analytics
9 2 (16.67%) iPhone
9 2 (16.67%) Spring MVC
9 2 (16.67%) HTML5
9 2 (16.67%) iPad
9 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
9 2 (16.67%) MVC
9 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
9 2 (16.67%) B2B

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Clang
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Hudson
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Java Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Architect
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Applications Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) Spring
4 6 (50.00%) JSP
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) XML
5 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (41.67%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) XSLT
7 3 (25.00%) .NET
7 3 (25.00%) Ajax
7 3 (25.00%) JPA
7 3 (25.00%) JSON
8 2 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (16.67%) CSS3
8 2 (16.67%) HTML5
8 2 (16.67%) PhoneGap
8 2 (16.67%) React
8 2 (16.67%) Spring MVC
8 2 (16.67%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (16.67%) iPad
1 2 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) EPoS
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) B2B
2 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (16.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Web Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Content Management
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Apple Swift
4 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (16.67%) Kony
2 2 (16.67%) Xamarin
3 1 (8.33%) Apigee