The first table below looks at the demand for JCAPS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JCAPS over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the South East region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java CAPS
Rank 237 - 243
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JCAPS 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.011% - 0.010%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.060% - 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £193
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1659 1417 1589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.51% 16.96% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 770 756
Average daily rate £350 £355 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 99 83
Average hourly rate £15.89 £19.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% -19.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.06 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
JCAPS
England

JCAPS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JCAPS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

JCAPS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

JCAPS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

JCAPS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

JCAPS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JCAPS within the South East region over the 3 months to 14 July 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
Hampshire - 1 £425 -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
JCAPS
England

JCAPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing JCAPS 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 JCAPS.

1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-WS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) WSDL
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) JAXB
3 1 (33.33%) RUP
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) EAI
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) JDBC
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSL

JCAPS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing JCAPS 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 JCAPS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) JNDI
2 1 (33.33%) JAX-WS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) XSL
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) JAXB
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) RUP
2 1 (33.33%) EAI
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Sun