The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 41 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing J2EE 9 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.73% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.52% 0.77% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 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 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
J2EE
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
138 130 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.49% 25.90% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 76 75
Average daily rate £320 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +112.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Oxford +5 7 £350 - 2
Kidlington - - - -
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (92.31%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Spring
3 10 (76.92%) TDD
4 9 (69.23%) Oracle
5 8 (61.54%) HTML
5 8 (61.54%) XML
5 8 (61.54%) BDD
6 7 (53.85%) SQL
6 7 (53.85%) Web Services
6 7 (53.85%) Spring MVC
6 7 (53.85%) MVC
7 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (46.15%) XSLT
7 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
8 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
9 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
10 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
10 3 (23.08%) Publishing
10 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
10 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
10 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
11 2 (15.38%) Big Data
11 2 (15.38%) CSS3
11 2 (15.38%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (15.38%) Scala
11 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
11 2 (15.38%) HTML5
11 2 (15.38%) Escenic
11 2 (15.38%) QA

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (15.38%) Escenic
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) MQSeries
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
2 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Introscope
1 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (23.08%) Publishing
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
1 12 (92.31%) Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Java Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Spring
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) Web Services
3 7 (53.85%) Spring MVC
4 6 (46.15%) XSLT
5 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
6 2 (15.38%) CSS3
6 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) GWT
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (15.38%) JSF
6 2 (15.38%) LAMP
6 2 (15.38%) Java RMI
6 2 (15.38%) Struts
6 2 (15.38%) EJB
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) TDD
2 8 (61.54%) BDD
3 7 (53.85%) MVC
4 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) OOD
7 2 (15.38%) UML
7 2 (15.38%) OOP
7 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (15.38%) RUP
8 1 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) Scala
4 2 (15.38%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Jython
5 1 (7.69%) Korn
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) IBM