The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 17 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing J2EE 1 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 1.15% 10.71% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 35.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Average daily rate
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- £406 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £372
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £34.50 £35.22
% change year-on-year
+17.68% -2.04%
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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 Preston region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16 34 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 18.39% 30.36% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 16
Average daily rate £425 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £251 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £413 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.06 £135.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -88.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Preston

J2EE
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SVG
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Batik
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Akka
2 1 (50.00%) Play Framework

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) CouchDB
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Technical Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSL
1 1 (50.00%) SVG
1 1 (50.00%) Batik
1 1 (50.00%) Akka
1 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle