The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 44 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Contract jobs citing J2EE 4 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.94% 3.49% 3.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.25% 9.84% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Average daily rate
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£490 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.34% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £401 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £401 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.09 £33.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -0.75%
J2EE
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
123 61 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 29.01% 35.47% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 42 50
Average daily rate £450 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £401 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 25 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (96.00%) Spring
3 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (76.00%) Oracle
5 18 (72.00%) SQL
5 18 (72.00%) XML
5 18 (72.00%) XSLT
6 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (60.00%) TDD
8 12 (48.00%) Ajax
8 12 (48.00%) JSF
8 12 (48.00%) Oracle BPM
8 12 (48.00%) JMS
8 12 (48.00%) SOA
8 12 (48.00%) Oracle ADF
8 12 (48.00%) Oracle Identity Management
8 12 (48.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 11 (44.00%) MVC
9 11 (44.00%) Spring MVC
10 10 (40.00%) XPath
10 10 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
10 10 (40.00%) XQuery
10 10 (40.00%) Linux
10 10 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (36.00%) Ant
11 9 (36.00%) WebLogic
11 9 (36.00%) Web Services
11 9 (36.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 9 (36.00%) Scrum
11 9 (36.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 12 (48.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (36.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Ant
1 9 (36.00%) Maven
2 2 (8.00%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (16.00%) Publishing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Lead Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 3 (12.00%) SOA Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Middleware Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Big Data Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) Spring
2 18 (72.00%) XML
2 18 (72.00%) XSLT
3 12 (48.00%) Ajax
3 12 (48.00%) JSF
3 12 (48.00%) JMS
3 12 (48.00%) Oracle ADF
4 11 (44.00%) Spring MVC
5 10 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (36.00%) Web Services
7 8 (32.00%) HTML
8 7 (28.00%) Middleware
9 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
10 2 (8.00%) JSP
10 2 (8.00%) jQuery
11 1 (4.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (60.00%) TDD
4 12 (48.00%) SOA
5 11 (44.00%) MVC
6 9 (36.00%) Scrum
6 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (32.00%) BDD
8 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Extreme Programming
9 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
10 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
11 2 (8.00%) OO
11 2 (8.00%) Kanban
11 2 (8.00%) DevOps
12 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
12 1 (4.00%) Analytics
12 1 (4.00%) MapReduce
12 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
12 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) XPath
3 10 (40.00%) XQuery
4 9 (36.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 9 (36.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Oracle
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