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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 18 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing J2EE 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 0.93% 3.23% 4.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.00% 14.29% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£500 - £468
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 £37.00 £33.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +3.84%
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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
25 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 23.36% 22.58% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 11
Average daily rate £363 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £223 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Akka
2 2 (66.67%) Play Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CouchDB
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Google App Engine
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) nginx
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Batik
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Jetty
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Jetty
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Google App Engine
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Akka
1 2 (66.67%) Play Framework
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Servlets
2 1 (33.33%) SVG
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Batik
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Google