The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 127 128 134
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing Java EE 10 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.30% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.37% 1.18% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 8
Median daily rate £475 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +39.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £458 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £570 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £343
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +16.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £40.00 £36.38
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +9.96%
Java EE
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
731 761 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.98% 25.38% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 503 564
Median daily rate £350 £363 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +4.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 16
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.46 £19.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Java EE
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Java EE
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Java EE Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Java EE
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 Java EE within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Gloucestershire -1 7 £500 +5.26% 4
Bristol -2 2 £325 - 1
Somerset +12 1 - - 2
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 18 (78.26%) SQL
3 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (73.91%) Spring
4 16 (69.57%) Scrum
5 15 (65.22%) Relational Database
6 14 (60.87%) JSF
6 14 (60.87%) DV Cleared
6 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
7 13 (56.52%) Oracle
8 12 (52.17%) MySQL
8 12 (52.17%) Ruby
9 11 (47.83%) JIRA
9 11 (47.83%) Wiki
9 11 (47.83%) DevOps
9 11 (47.83%) Confluence
9 11 (47.83%) OO
9 11 (47.83%) PL/SQL
10 10 (43.48%) EJB
10 10 (43.48%) OOD
10 10 (43.48%) Scala
10 10 (43.48%) Open Source
10 10 (43.48%) Neo4j
10 10 (43.48%) Bitbucket
10 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
10 10 (43.48%) OrientDB
10 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (43.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
10 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database

Java EE
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 11 (47.83%) Confluence
2 9 (39.13%) Apache
3 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
4 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
4 4 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (4.35%) Eucalyptus
5 1 (4.35%) Jetty
5 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) Relational Database
2 12 (52.17%) MySQL
3 10 (43.48%) Neo4j
3 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database
3 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (43.48%) OrientDB
4 5 (21.74%) Big Data
5 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) JIRA
2 10 (43.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 10 (43.48%) Bitbucket
2 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
3 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
3 4 (17.39%) JUnit
4 3 (13.04%) EasyMock
5 1 (4.35%) Maven
5 1 (4.35%) Mockito
5 1 (4.35%) Selenium
5 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
1 15 (65.22%) Java Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Big Data Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Data Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) Spring
2 14 (60.87%) JSF
3 10 (43.48%) EJB
4 7 (30.43%) Web Services
5 6 (26.09%) CSS
5 6 (26.09%) Hibernate
5 6 (26.09%) HTML
6 5 (21.74%) XML
7 4 (17.39%) Ajax
7 4 (17.39%) JPA
7 4 (17.39%) JSP
7 4 (17.39%) RichFaces
7 4 (17.39%) SOAP
7 4 (17.39%) Struts
8 3 (13.04%) Apache Camel
9 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
9 2 (8.70%) J2EE
9 2 (8.70%) RESTful
9 2 (8.70%) Spring Web Flow
10 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Wiki
2 8 (34.78%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
3 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) Scrum
3 11 (47.83%) DevOps
3 11 (47.83%) OO
4 10 (43.48%) OOD
4 10 (43.48%) Open Source
4 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
5 9 (39.13%) ITIL
5 9 (39.13%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (39.13%) Service Delivery
6 5 (21.74%) UML
7 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (13.04%) High Availability
8 3 (13.04%) SDLC
9 2 (8.70%) Information Security
9 2 (8.70%) OWASP
10 1 (4.35%) Migration
10 1 (4.35%) MVC
10 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
10 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 18 (78.26%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) Ruby
4 11 (47.83%) PL/SQL
5 10 (43.48%) Scala
6 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (26.09%) C
8 2 (8.70%) Python
9 1 (4.35%) C#
9 1 (4.35%) PHP
9 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) DV Cleared
1 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) CISSP
3 1 (4.35%) CREST Certified
3 1 (4.35%) GWAPT
3 1 (4.35%) OSCE
3 1 (4.35%) OSCP
3 1 (4.35%) SANS
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) VMware