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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 27 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing J2EE 32 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.43% 2.37% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.60% 6.32% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 10 2
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£475 £465 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +24.00%
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 £34.00 £32.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -15.58%
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
172 174 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.20% 37.50% 29.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 111 60
Average daily rate £350 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +105.88%
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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 September 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 21 £375 -21.87% 2
Kidlington - - - - 2
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 35 (97.22%) Java
2 34 (94.44%) Spring
3 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (77.78%) Oracle
5 26 (72.22%) SQL
6 25 (69.44%) XML
7 24 (66.67%) XSLT
8 19 (52.78%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (50.00%) TDD
10 17 (47.22%) Ajax
10 17 (47.22%) JSF
11 16 (44.44%) Oracle BPM
11 16 (44.44%) Oracle Identity Management
11 16 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 16 (44.44%) Oracle ADF
11 16 (44.44%) JMS
11 16 (44.44%) SOA
12 15 (41.67%) WebLogic
13 14 (38.89%) Ant
13 14 (38.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 14 (38.89%) MVC
13 14 (38.89%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 14 (38.89%) Oracle Fusion
13 14 (38.89%) Maven
13 14 (38.89%) Spring MVC
14 13 (36.11%) XPath
14 13 (36.11%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (36.11%) XQuery
14 13 (36.11%) Linux
15 12 (33.33%) Web Services

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 16 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (41.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) Escenic
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) CMS
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
1 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.78%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Ant
1 14 (38.89%) Maven
2 2 (5.56%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.78%) Introscope
General
1 5 (13.89%) Publishing
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 19 (52.78%) Java Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Technical Leader
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Middleware Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 2 (5.56%) SOA Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Developer Analyst
10 1 (2.78%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (94.44%) Spring
2 25 (69.44%) XML
3 24 (66.67%) XSLT
4 17 (47.22%) JSF
4 17 (47.22%) Ajax
5 16 (44.44%) JMS
5 16 (44.44%) Oracle ADF
6 14 (38.89%) Spring MVC
6 14 (38.89%) Oracle Fusion
7 12 (33.33%) Web Services
7 12 (33.33%) HTML
8 11 (30.56%) Middleware
9 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
10 3 (8.33%) jQuery
11 2 (5.56%) GWT
11 2 (5.56%) JSP
12 1 (2.78%) Struts
12 1 (2.78%) LAMP
12 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
12 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (50.00%) TDD
4 16 (44.44%) SOA
5 14 (38.89%) MVC
6 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 11 (30.56%) Scrum
7 11 (30.56%) BDD
8 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
9 5 (13.89%) Integration Testing
9 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
10 4 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
11 2 (5.56%) OOD
11 2 (5.56%) Kanban
11 2 (5.56%) DevOps
12 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
12 1 (2.78%) High Availability
12 1 (2.78%) UML
12 1 (2.78%) OOP
12 1 (2.78%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) Java
2 26 (72.22%) SQL
3 14 (38.89%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 13 (36.11%) XQuery
4 13 (36.11%) XPath
5 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.78%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) Scala
6 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.78%) Jython
6 1 (2.78%) Korn
6 1 (2.78%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle Identity Management
2 14 (38.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.78%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) JBoss
3 1 (2.78%) IBM