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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 17 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Contract jobs citing J2EE 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.59% 1.93% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 5.71% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.49%
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
56 70 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 25.11% 33.82% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 37 33
Average daily rate £288 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 2 September 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 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) Spring
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Spring MVC
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) XSLT
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) BDD
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (20.00%) Google
7 2 (20.00%) Publishing
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) GWT
7 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 1 (10.00%) CA Wily
8 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (10.00%) High Availability
8 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
8 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (10.00%) JDBC
8 1 (10.00%) JSP

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Introscope
1 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Spring
2 6 (60.00%) Spring MVC
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) XSLT
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (20.00%) GWT
6 1 (10.00%) JDBC
6 1 (10.00%) JSP
6 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (10.00%) High Availability
7 1 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Jython
3 1 (10.00%) Korn
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
Oxford
Volt
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday