The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Oxfordshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 46 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing J2EE 5 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.93% 1.10% 3.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.55% 5.32% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 11
Average daily rate £406 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £383
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.80 £35.11 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +8.03%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
141 94 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.31% 20.66% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 52 130
Average daily rate £325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £205 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 10
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
J2EE
South East

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Kidlington - - - - 1
Oxford - - - - 1
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 18 (94.74%) HTML
2 18 (94.74%) CSS
2 18 (94.74%) Ajax
3 13 (68.42%) JSON
3 13 (68.42%) jQuery
3 13 (68.42%) Adobe CQ
4 10 (52.63%) HTML5
4 10 (52.63%) Finance
5 8 (42.11%) Adobe
5 8 (42.11%) JSP
5 8 (42.11%) OSGi
5 8 (42.11%) Web Development
6 6 (31.58%) Spring
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
7 5 (26.32%) Scrum
7 5 (26.32%) CMS
7 5 (26.32%) LAMP
7 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
7 5 (26.32%) EJB
7 5 (26.32%) Struts
7 5 (26.32%) XML
7 5 (26.32%) DOM
7 5 (26.32%) UML
7 5 (26.32%) OOP
7 5 (26.32%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (26.32%) JBoss

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (68.42%) Adobe CQ
2 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
2 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 5 (26.32%) MQSeries
2 5 (26.32%) CMS
2 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
2 5 (26.32%) Escenic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
2 5 (26.32%) Big Data
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Java Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Java Programmer
3 5 (26.32%) Developer Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Programmer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Java Programmer
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Programmer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) CSS
1 18 (94.74%) HTML
1 18 (94.74%) Ajax
2 13 (68.42%) JSON
2 13 (68.42%) jQuery
3 10 (52.63%) HTML5
4 8 (42.11%) OSGi
4 8 (42.11%) JSP
5 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
5 6 (31.58%) Spring
6 5 (26.32%) JSF
6 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 5 (26.32%) EJB
6 5 (26.32%) Struts
6 5 (26.32%) XML
6 5 (26.32%) DOM
6 5 (26.32%) Java RMI
6 5 (26.32%) LAMP
6 5 (26.32%) CSS3
6 5 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Web Development
2 5 (26.32%) Use Case
2 5 (26.32%) Software Architecture
2 5 (26.32%) BDD
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (26.32%) UML
2 5 (26.32%) OOP
2 5 (26.32%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (26.32%) RUP
2 5 (26.32%) OOD
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) Scala
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Adobe
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) JBoss