The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 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 Preston 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 16 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing J2EE 7 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 6.60% - 7.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.17% - 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 12
Average daily rate
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£400 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 - £543
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 £34.75 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
24 24 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 22.64% 39.34% 31.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 53
Average daily rate £388 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £24.20 £135.37 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
J2EE
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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 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) TDD
1 13 (100.00%) Scala
1 13 (100.00%) BDD
2 9 (69.23%) Hibernate
2 9 (69.23%) Spring
2 9 (69.23%) UML
2 9 (69.23%) OOA/OOD
2 9 (69.23%) MySQL
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
3 5 (38.46%) EJB
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) Struts
3 5 (38.46%) XML
3 5 (38.46%) JBoss
3 5 (38.46%) OOP
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) RUP
3 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
3 5 (38.46%) MQSeries
3 5 (38.46%) Java RMI
3 5 (38.46%) OOD
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) CMS

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
1 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
1 5 (38.46%) MQSeries
1 5 (38.46%) CMS
1 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
1 5 (38.46%) Escenic
1 5 (38.46%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
2 5 (38.46%) Big Data
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Programmer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Java Programmer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Developer Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Programmer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Java Programmer
3 4 (30.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Product Owner
3 4 (30.77%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Java Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Hibernate
1 9 (69.23%) Spring
2 5 (38.46%) JSF
2 5 (38.46%) Ajax
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
2 5 (38.46%) HTML5
2 5 (38.46%) CSS3
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) EJB
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) Struts
2 5 (38.46%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) Java RMI
2 5 (38.46%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) TDD
1 13 (100.00%) BDD
2 9 (69.23%) UML
2 9 (69.23%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (38.46%) OOP
3 5 (38.46%) RUP
3 5 (38.46%) OOD
4 4 (30.77%) RAD
4 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Scala
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
1 5 (38.46%) JBoss