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 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 19 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing J2EE 6 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 6.19% - 13.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.50% - 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 16
Average daily rate
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£517 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 - £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 - £478
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 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -12.16%
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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 15 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 16.49% 27.78% 37.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 43
Average daily rate £475 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £205 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £320 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £33.34 - £12.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 23 September 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (73.68%) TDD
3 14 (73.68%) Scrum
3 14 (73.68%) Scala
3 14 (73.68%) BDD
4 10 (52.63%) WebSphere
4 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
4 10 (52.63%) Spring
4 10 (52.63%) .NET
4 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
5 9 (47.37%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (47.37%) MySQL
5 9 (47.37%) UML
6 6 (31.58%) CSS
6 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 6 (31.58%) HTML
6 6 (31.58%) HTML5
7 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
7 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (26.32%) Jetty
7 5 (26.32%) Ajax
7 5 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (26.32%) QA
7 5 (26.32%) jQuery
7 5 (26.32%) nginx
7 5 (26.32%) Escenic
7 5 (26.32%) CSS3
7 5 (26.32%) Adobe CQ
7 5 (26.32%) Big Data

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
1 10 (52.63%) WebSphere
2 5 (26.32%) Jetty
2 5 (26.32%) nginx
2 5 (26.32%) Escenic
2 5 (26.32%) Adobe CQ
2 5 (26.32%) MQSeries
2 5 (26.32%) CMS
2 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
2 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 5 (26.32%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (15.79%) Google App Engine
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) HTTP
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
1 5 (26.32%) SSL
2 3 (15.79%) IPsec
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
2 3 (15.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) MySQL
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
2 5 (26.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
1 10 (52.63%) Java Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Programmer
3 5 (26.32%) Java Programmer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Developer Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Programmer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Java Programmer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Java Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Product Owner
4 4 (21.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
1 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
1 10 (52.63%) Spring
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) HTML5
2 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 5 (26.32%) Servlets
3 5 (26.32%) Struts
3 5 (26.32%) EJB
3 5 (26.32%) XML
3 5 (26.32%) Java RMI
3 5 (26.32%) LAMP
3 5 (26.32%) jQuery
3 5 (26.32%) JSF
3 5 (26.32%) Ajax
3 5 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (26.32%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) Akka
4 1 (5.26%) Play Framework
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) TDD
2 14 (73.68%) Scrum
2 14 (73.68%) BDD
3 9 (47.37%) UML
3 9 (47.37%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (26.32%) OOP
4 5 (26.32%) RUP
4 5 (26.32%) OOD
4 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
5 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 4 (21.05%) RAD
5 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) Scala
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Xen
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
1 5 (26.32%) JBoss
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Google