The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Oxford 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 27 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing J2EE 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.96% 0.47% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.08% 1.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
49 51 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 23.44% 23.83% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 40
Average daily rate £250 £375 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +26.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
J2EE
Oxfordshire

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 22 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) GWT
2 1 (33.33%) CA Wily
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Jython
2 1 (33.33%) Introscope
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Introscope
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) GWT
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) Jython
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) IBM