The first table below looks at the demand for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Northamptonshire 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 35 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Contract jobs citing J2EE 5 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.40% 3.05% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.95% 13.56% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 2
Average daily rate
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£265 £575 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.91% +139.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.88%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
84 59 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 23.60% 22.52% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 27 33
Average daily rate £325 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £205 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £595 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
J2EE
East Midlands

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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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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
Northampton -2 5 £265 -52.88% 5
J2EE
East Midlands

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Struts
2 8 (88.89%) Spring
2 8 (88.89%) Hibernate
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) JSP
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle
4 6 (66.67%) Eclipse
4 6 (66.67%) Sun
4 6 (66.67%) Sun Certification
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) JUnit
4 6 (66.67%) Servlets
4 6 (66.67%) Degree
4 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (55.56%) XML
5 5 (55.56%) EJB
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 2 (22.22%) Maven
6 2 (22.22%) Selenium
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
7 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
7 1 (11.11%) Ajax
7 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (11.11%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) JUnit
1 6 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (22.22%) Maven
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) J2EE Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Struts
1 8 (88.89%) Hibernate
1 8 (88.89%) Spring
2 7 (77.78%) JSP
3 6 (66.67%) Servlets
4 5 (55.56%) XML
4 5 (55.56%) EJB
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) JPA
6 1 (11.11%) OAuth
6 1 (11.11%) Visualforce
6 1 (11.11%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) Ajax
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (11.11%) JSON
6 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Apex Code
4 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Sun Certification
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Sun
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (11.11%) SAP