The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England / South West
Rank 86 106 94
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Contract jobs citing J2EE 47 38 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.82% 1.27% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.15% 4.42% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 30
Median daily rate £450 £325 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -19.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £59.25 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-36.70% +68.44%

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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
657 860 771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.46% 28.74% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 642 522
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £31.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in the South West

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the South West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +18 26 £500 +53.84% 5
Dorset +10 7 £350 - 1
Bristol -7 6 £450 +38.46% 7
Wiltshire +4 1 - - 1
Somerset -4 1 £475 +40.74% 1
Devon - 1 - - 2
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE 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 West region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 71 (98.61%) Java
2 57 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (55.56%) Web Services
4 35 (48.61%) Security Cleared
5 32 (44.44%) Oracle
6 28 (38.89%) DV Cleared
7 26 (36.11%) WebLogic
8 22 (30.56%) Spring
9 21 (29.17%) Scrum
10 20 (27.78%) TDD
10 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
11 19 (26.39%) EJB
11 19 (26.39%) Hibernate
12 18 (25.00%) XML
13 17 (23.61%) JBoss
14 16 (22.22%) WebSphere
15 15 (20.83%) Eclipse
15 15 (20.83%) SQL
16 14 (19.44%) JUnit
16 14 (19.44%) C
17 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
17 12 (16.67%) XSLT
17 12 (16.67%) Unix
17 12 (16.67%) RESTful
18 11 (15.28%) SOAP
19 10 (13.89%) XSD
19 10 (13.89%) Python
19 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
19 10 (13.89%) JIRA
19 10 (13.89%) GlassFish

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 26 (36.11%) WebLogic
2 17 (23.61%) JBoss
3 16 (22.22%) WebSphere
4 10 (13.89%) GlassFish
5 7 (9.72%) Apache
6 5 (6.94%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.56%) Confluence
7 4 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (4.17%) CMS
8 3 (4.17%) Mule
8 3 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (2.78%) Apache Pig
9 2 (2.78%) Apache Spark
9 2 (2.78%) Mule ESB
10 1 (1.39%) ATG Dynamo
10 1 (1.39%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (1.39%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.78%) MS Office
1 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.39%) Fredhopper
3 1 (1.39%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (1.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Internet
2 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.39%) Firewall
3 1 (1.39%) HTTP
3 1 (1.39%) LDAP
3 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 7 (9.72%) Big Data
5 6 (8.33%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.56%) DB2
6 4 (5.56%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.17%) Endeca
7 3 (4.17%) MySQL
7 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.78%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.39%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (1.39%) Informix
Development Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Eclipse
2 14 (19.44%) JUnit
3 10 (13.89%) JIRA
4 8 (11.11%) Eclipse RCP
4 8 (11.11%) Maven
5 6 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 5 (6.94%) Ant
7 4 (5.56%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.56%) Mockito
8 3 (4.17%) Selenium
8 3 (4.17%) SoapUI
8 3 (4.17%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.78%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.78%) JDeveloper
9 2 (2.78%) JMeter
9 2 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (2.78%) Subversion
9 2 (2.78%) Toad
10 1 (1.39%) NetBeans
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Banking
3 3 (4.17%) Electronics
3 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.17%) Marketing
3 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.78%) Games
4 2 (2.78%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (79.17%) Developer
2 52 (72.22%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.89%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 6 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 6 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Applications Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Architect
5 5 (6.94%) Java Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (2.78%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Investment Banking Java Developer
8 2 (2.78%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (55.56%) Web Services
2 22 (30.56%) Spring
3 19 (26.39%) EJB
3 19 (26.39%) Hibernate
4 18 (25.00%) XML
5 12 (16.67%) RESTful
5 12 (16.67%) XSLT
6 11 (15.28%) SOAP
7 10 (13.89%) XSD
8 9 (12.50%) CSS
8 9 (12.50%) HTML
8 9 (12.50%) JSP
8 9 (12.50%) REST
8 9 (12.50%) Swing
8 9 (12.50%) SWT
9 8 (11.11%) JPA
9 8 (11.11%) JSON
10 7 (9.72%) AngularJS
10 7 (9.72%) JMS
11 6 (8.33%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) User Experience
2 3 (4.17%) Graphic Design
2 3 (4.17%) iPad
2 3 (4.17%) iPhone
2 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.17%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.78%) Blockchain
3 2 (2.78%) Cryptocurrency
3 2 (2.78%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Unix
2 5 (6.94%) Android
2 5 (6.94%) Windows
3 4 (5.56%) Linux
4 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.17%) Scrum
3 20 (27.78%) TDD
4 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
5 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (9.72%) SDLC
6 7 (9.72%) SOA
7 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.94%) High Availability
8 5 (6.94%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (6.94%) Software Testing
8 5 (6.94%) Workflow
9 4 (5.56%) DevOps
9 4 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
9 4 (5.56%) Load Testing
9 4 (5.56%) MVC
9 4 (5.56%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.56%) UML
9 4 (5.56%) User Stories
10 3 (4.17%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 71 (98.61%) Java
2 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.83%) SQL
4 14 (19.44%) C
5 10 (13.89%) Python
6 8 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.56%) C++
8 2 (2.78%) C#
8 2 (2.78%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.78%) Groovy
8 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.78%) Perl
8 2 (2.78%) XPath
9 1 (1.39%) Jython
9 1 (1.39%) Korn
9 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (48.61%) Security Cleared
2 28 (38.89%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) ISEB
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Docker
2 2 (2.78%) Shibboleth
3 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.39%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.78%) CloudHub
2 2 (2.78%) OpenAM
2 2 (2.78%) OpenSSO
2 2 (2.78%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 32 (44.44%) Oracle
2 9 (12.50%) Sybase
3 6 (8.33%) ATG
4 4 (5.56%) IBM
5 3 (4.17%) SAP
6 2 (2.78%) BEA
6 2 (2.78%) ForgeRock
6 2 (2.78%) Sun
7 1 (1.39%) VeriFone
7 1 (1.39%) WorldPay
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