The first table below looks at the demand for Java EE 5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE 5 over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North West region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java EE5 (JEE5)
Rank 140 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java EE 5 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.063% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 - £309
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
777 638 857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.58% 25.95% 27.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 333 501
Average daily rate £350 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 34
Average hourly rate £40.57 £29.96 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% +49.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £13.65 £14.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £155.70 £33.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Java EE 5
England

Java EE 5
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 5 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE 5 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Java EE 5
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java EE 5 across the North West region.

Java EE 5 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Java EE 5
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE 5 within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
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Java EE 5
England

Java EE 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Java EE 5 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 5.

1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Java SE
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) OCAJ
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) OCP
2 2 (66.67%) OCA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (33.33%) GWT
3 1 (33.33%) Drools
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

Java EE 5
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Java EE 5 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 5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Java Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Java SE
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (33.33%) GWT
3 1 (33.33%) Drools
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) OCAJ
1 2 (66.67%) OCP
1 2 (66.67%) OCA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss