The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 33 50 33
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs citing J2EE 6 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.32% 0.54% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.50% 1.30% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Average daily rate £425 £450 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +111.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+73.61% +6.66%
J2EE
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
80 154 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 30.89% 41.73% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 81 53
Average daily rate £380 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

J2EE
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) EJB
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) UML
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) Process Management
1 6 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing J2EE 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 J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) EJB
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Process Management
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle