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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
England / South West
Rank 129 124 125
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Java EE 9 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.44% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 1.70% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 16
Median daily rate £463 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.44% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £409 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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
770 763 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.50% 25.98% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 526 523
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 42 15
Median hourly rate £39.00 £38.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 £31.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 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 -2 5 £488 +17.46% 1
Bristol - 3 £320 - 2
Wiltshire - 1 £450 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 12 (80.00%) Java
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Spring
2 8 (53.33%) EJB
2 8 (53.33%) DV Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) Big Data
3 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) TDD
4 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) Web Services
4 6 (40.00%) OO
4 6 (40.00%) Python
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) Open Source
4 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 5 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) C
6 4 (26.67%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (26.67%) DevOps
7 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity

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 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) Confluence
1 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Big Data
2 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Hive
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) MySQL
4 2 (13.33%) Neo4j
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (13.33%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (20.00%) Hudson
2 3 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (13.33%) Ant
3 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (13.33%) Gradle
3 2 (13.33%) JUnit
4 1 (6.67%) EasyMock
4 1 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (6.67%) Mocha
General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Data Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Database Architect
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.67%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) EJB
1 8 (53.33%) Spring
2 6 (40.00%) Web Services
3 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (20.00%) JMS
4 3 (20.00%) JSF
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) J2EE
5 2 (13.33%) REST
5 2 (13.33%) STL
5 2 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) XSLT
6 1 (6.67%) Akka
6 1 (6.67%) Angular 2
6 1 (6.67%) Handlebars
6 1 (6.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
1 3 (20.00%) Wiki
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
1 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) Open Source
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (20.00%) High Availability
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) MapReduce
5 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (20.00%) OOD
5 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) C
4 4 (26.67%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) C++
5 3 (20.00%) Perl
5 3 (20.00%) Scala
6 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
6 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
6 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (13.33%) Ruby
6 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (6.67%) ES6
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) DV Cleared
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) IBM