The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE 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 J2SE over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 138 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing J2SE 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.069% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £419
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00
J2SE
England

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
678 777 807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 23.50% 25.22% 24.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 492 515
Median daily rate £350 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 24 15
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.39 £32.00 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

J2SE
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

J2SE Daily Rate Trend in the South West

J2SE
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

J2SE Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

J2SE
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 J2SE within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £475 - 2
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 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 West region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) J2EE
3 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (75.00%) JIRA
3 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
4 5 (62.50%) Bitbucket
4 5 (62.50%) Confluence
4 5 (62.50%) Android SDK
4 5 (62.50%) Android Development
4 5 (62.50%) Android Studio
4 5 (62.50%) User Experience
4 5 (62.50%) Data Structures
4 5 (62.50%) Android
4 5 (62.50%) QA
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) JSON
4 5 (62.50%) OO
4 5 (62.50%) J2ME
4 5 (62.50%) IntelliJ
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) SAP
5 4 (50.00%) CSS
5 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (50.00%) Retail
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
5 4 (50.00%) HTML5

J2SE
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 5 (62.50%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
2 5 (62.50%) Android Studio
2 5 (62.50%) Bitbucket
2 5 (62.50%) IntelliJ
3 1 (12.50%) Ant
3 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
3 1 (12.50%) Hudson
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Android Developer
3 4 (50.00%) iOS Android Developer
3 4 (50.00%) iOS Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) Android SDK
2 5 (62.50%) J2ME
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) iOS SDK
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) EJB
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Structures
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Android
2 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Android Development
1 5 (62.50%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
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