The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 27 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing J2EE 10 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.18% 0.43% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.99% 2.08% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.32% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +73.61%

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 48 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 32.22% 20.87% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 39 25
Median daily rate £400 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) IBM
4 5 (33.33%) Algorithms
5 4 (26.67%) Data Management
5 4 (26.67%) Spring
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
5 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) Master Data Management
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) SOA
6 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 3 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) Unix
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) UML
6 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco
6 3 (20.00%) Middleware
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) Dell
6 3 (20.00%) EMC
6 3 (20.00%) BDD
6 3 (20.00%) Rational Application Developer

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Rational Application Developer
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (13.33%) JDeveloper
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Principal .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Principal Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Principal Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Portal Developer
5 1 (6.67%) WebCenter Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) Spring
3 3 (20.00%) Middleware
3 3 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) JSP
5 1 (6.67%) Ajax
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) JDBC
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (6.67%) SAML
5 1 (6.67%) Servlets
5 1 (6.67%) Struts
5 1 (6.67%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) Data Management
1 4 (26.67%) Master Data Management
1 4 (26.67%) Scrum
1 4 (26.67%) SOA
1 4 (26.67%) TDD
2 3 (20.00%) BDD
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (20.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Dell
3 3 (20.00%) EMC
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft