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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 60 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Contract jobs citing J2EE 1 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.15% 1.80% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 6.84% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.75 £31.70
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.46%
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
164 117 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.00% 26.35% 21.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 70 48
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% +76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £37.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 February 2015. 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 - 1 £388 - 3
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (90.00%) Spring
3 24 (80.00%) Oracle
4 23 (76.67%) SQL
5 22 (73.33%) XML
6 21 (70.00%) XSLT
6 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (66.67%) JSF
7 20 (66.67%) SOA
8 19 (63.33%) JMS
8 19 (63.33%) Oracle ADF
8 19 (63.33%) Ajax
8 19 (63.33%) Oracle BPM
8 19 (63.33%) Oracle Identity Management
8 19 (63.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 17 (56.67%) Oracle Fusion
9 17 (56.67%) Linux
10 16 (53.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 16 (53.33%) XQuery
10 16 (53.33%) Ant
10 16 (53.33%) WebLogic
10 16 (53.33%) XPath
10 16 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (53.33%) Maven
10 16 (53.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 16 (53.33%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (43.33%) Middleware
12 12 (40.00%) Scrum
13 10 (33.33%) Unit Testing
13 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 19 (63.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (53.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
4 1 (3.33%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 19 (63.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (6.67%) Apache Hive
1 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Ant
1 16 (53.33%) Maven
2 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 6 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Middleware Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 3 (10.00%) SOA Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Big Data Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) Spring
2 22 (73.33%) XML
3 21 (70.00%) XSLT
4 20 (66.67%) JSF
5 19 (63.33%) Ajax
5 19 (63.33%) Oracle ADF
5 19 (63.33%) JMS
6 17 (56.67%) Oracle Fusion
7 13 (43.33%) Middleware
8 8 (26.67%) Web Services
9 7 (23.33%) Spring MVC
10 6 (20.00%) HTML
11 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
12 2 (6.67%) jQuery
12 2 (6.67%) EJB
12 2 (6.67%) J2SE
13 1 (3.33%) CSS
13 1 (3.33%) JSP
13 1 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) SOA
3 16 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (40.00%) Scrum
5 10 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 9 (30.00%) TDD
7 7 (23.33%) MVC
8 4 (13.33%) BDD
9 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
9 3 (10.00%) OO
10 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
10 2 (6.67%) Kanban
10 2 (6.67%) DevOps
11 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
11 1 (3.33%) MapReduce
11 1 (3.33%) Analytics
11 1 (3.33%) Software Architecture
11 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (76.67%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) XQuery
3 16 (53.33%) XPath
3 16 (53.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 19 (63.33%) Oracle Identity Management
2 16 (53.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Oracle