The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool 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 27 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing J2EE 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.97% 2.82% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.78% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-18.91% -7.50%
J2EE
Merseyside

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
59 40 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 29.06% 22.60% 36.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 23 36
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £57.50
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 Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (75.00%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) MySQL
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Scala
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) EJB
5 3 (37.50%) JSP
6 2 (25.00%) SOAP
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) XSLT
6 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (25.00%) RESTful
7 1 (12.50%) C
7 1 (12.50%) DHTML
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle
7 1 (12.50%) Ant
7 1 (12.50%) JUnit
7 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
7 1 (12.50%) CSS
7 1 (12.50%) Servlets

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) AquaLogic
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Consultant
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Java Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (75.00%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) EJB
3 3 (37.50%) JSP
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) XSLT
4 2 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) Struts2
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) Middleware
5 1 (12.50%) Struts
5 1 (12.50%) Servlets
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) DHTML
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) BPEL
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Scala
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) XQuery
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) BEA