The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 33 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Java EE 6 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.12% 2.27% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 4.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Java EE
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
96 148 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 33.92% 47.90% 34.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 61 41
Average daily rate £325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £210 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 24
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
3 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) JSP
3 4 (66.67%) Struts
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) XSLT
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) J2EE
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) Adobe
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) JMeter
6 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) Open Source
6 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (16.67%) Memory Management

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JMeter
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
2 4 (66.67%) Struts
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) XSLT
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) OSGi
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Sling
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Memory Management
2 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Content 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 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) HP