The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 41 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing J2EE 9 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.57% 1.85% 2.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.21% 4.55% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 2
Average daily rate
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£305 £294 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.82% -16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £254 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £343 £390
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%
J2EE
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
145 88 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 41.43% 40.74% 45.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 70 55
Average daily rate £330 £318 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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 Somerset

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Somerset region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 1 £325 -
Taunton - - - -
J2EE
South West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) ETL
4 5 (38.46%) Spring
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) XML
5 4 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) Spring MVC
6 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (23.08%) Spring Batch
6 3 (23.08%) Spring Integration
6 3 (23.08%) Struts
6 3 (23.08%) SAP
6 3 (23.08%) EJB
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) DTV
6 3 (23.08%) Marketing
6 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (15.38%) CMS
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 2 (15.38%) MQSeries
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe CQ
1 2 (15.38%) Escenic
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
1 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 3 (23.08%) Electronics
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) XML
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) Spring MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Spring Batch
4 3 (23.08%) Spring Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Struts
4 3 (23.08%) EJB
4 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 2 (15.38%) LAMP
5 2 (15.38%) Ajax
5 2 (15.38%) JSF
5 2 (15.38%) XHTML
5 2 (15.38%) Java RMI
5 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) ETL
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) RUP
5 2 (15.38%) OOD
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) JBoss