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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 110 137 102
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -35
Contract jobs citing Java EE 32 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.03% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.94% 0.50% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 3
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£438 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £410 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.38 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+9.96% -12.34%
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
812 804 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.03% 26.93% 24.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 549 326
Average daily rate £360 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 21 10
Average hourly rate £39.25 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £13.00 £21.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.00 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 July 2015.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
Devon - 20 £438 -
Gloucestershire +4 7 £450 +5.88%
Bristol -2 3 £375 +7.14% 3
Somerset - 1 £375 -
Wiltshire - 1 £600 - 8
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 40 (95.24%) Java
2 23 (54.76%) Linux
3 21 (50.00%) IBM
4 19 (45.24%) Open Source
5 17 (40.48%) JBoss
6 16 (38.10%) Red Hat
6 16 (38.10%) Security Cleared
7 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (33.33%) Middleware
8 14 (33.33%) Oracle
9 13 (30.95%) WebSphere
9 13 (30.95%) JSR 168
9 13 (30.95%) DV Cleared
10 12 (28.57%) DevOps
10 12 (28.57%) Struts
11 11 (26.19%) Migration
12 10 (23.81%) Hibernate
12 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
12 10 (23.81%) SQL
12 10 (23.81%) J2EE
12 10 (23.81%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (23.81%) RESTful
13 9 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (19.05%) HTML
14 8 (19.05%) JUnit
14 8 (19.05%) TDD
14 8 (19.05%) Ruby
14 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
15 7 (16.67%) Vagrant

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (40.48%) JBoss
2 13 (30.95%) WebSphere
3 9 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (16.67%) Apache
5 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.76%) MQSeries
6 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
6 2 (4.76%) Eucalyptus
6 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.38%) Node.js
7 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) LAN
1 4 (9.52%) WAN
1 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (2.38%) NAS
3 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) DB2
1 5 (11.90%) RDBMS
1 5 (11.90%) MongoDB
1 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) JUnit
1 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.90%) Mockito
2 5 (11.90%) Subversion
2 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (7.14%) Ant
4 2 (4.76%) Maven
5 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.38%) JMeter
5 1 (2.38%) Selenium
5 1 (2.38%) JBehave
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Solutions Designer
2 12 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Designer
3 7 (16.67%) Senior Designer
3 7 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) AWS Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.38%) SOA Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) Middleware
2 13 (30.95%) JSR 168
3 12 (28.57%) Struts
4 10 (23.81%) Hibernate
4 10 (23.81%) J2EE
4 10 (23.81%) RESTful
4 10 (23.81%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (19.05%) HTML
6 7 (16.67%) Spring
6 7 (16.67%) JSF
7 6 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 6 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (11.90%) XML
9 4 (9.52%) JSP
9 4 (9.52%) Web Services
9 4 (9.52%) JavaBeans
10 3 (7.14%) Drools
11 2 (4.76%) REST
11 2 (4.76%) Apache Camel
11 2 (4.76%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Mainframe
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) UNIX
3 3 (7.14%) Windows
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.38%) AIX
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Open Source
2 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (28.57%) DevOps
4 11 (26.19%) Migration
5 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
6 8 (19.05%) TDD
7 7 (16.67%) SOA
7 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (11.90%) Microservices
8 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
9 4 (9.52%) ITIL
9 4 (9.52%) OO
10 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
11 2 (4.76%) Multithreading
11 2 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (95.24%) Java
2 10 (23.81%) SQL
3 8 (19.05%) Ruby
4 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
4 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.90%) C
5 4 (9.52%) C++
5 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.14%) Python
6 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.14%) C#
7 2 (4.76%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 13 (30.95%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) Sun Certification
5 1 (2.38%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) COBIT
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) VirtualBox
1 7 (16.67%) Docker
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Puppet
1 7 (16.67%) Vagrant
1 7 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (16.67%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) IBM
2 16 (38.10%) Red Hat
3 14 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco
5 3 (7.14%) OpenText
5 3 (7.14%) VMware
6 2 (4.76%) F5
6 2 (4.76%) NetApp
6 2 (4.76%) Nokia
6 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.38%) Sun
7 1 (2.38%) HP
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