The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 17 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing J2EE 3 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 2.63% 1.18% 10.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.68% 6.25% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Median daily rate £366 - £406
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 - £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.60 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +17.68%
J2EE
Lancashire

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
31 16 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 27.19% 18.82% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 13
Median daily rate £360 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £538 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £15.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Preston region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 15 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Preston region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) JSP
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 2 (50.00%) JavaBeans
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Axway

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Applications Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JavaBeans
1 2 (50.00%) JSP
1 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Axway