The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 1 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank - 268 244
Contract jobs citing J2SE 0 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.010% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.043% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £288 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -39.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £419
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00
J2SE
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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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2399 2313 2145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.90% 22.91% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1579 1408 1259
Median daily rate £375 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 40 49
Median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.00 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing J2SE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

J2SE
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2SE across the South East region.

J2SE Daily Rate Trend in the South East

J2SE
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2SE across the South East region.

J2SE Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2SE 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 South East region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) DOM
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) W3C
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) WCAG
2 2 (66.67%) JSTL
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Dojo
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Swing Developer
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) Dojo
1 2 (66.67%) DOM
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) JSTL
1 2 (66.67%) React
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) Java SE
2 1 (33.33%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
1 2 (66.67%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
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