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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 31 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing J2EE 15 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.12% 2.06% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 6.93% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £413 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £34.50 £35.22
% change year-on-year
+17.68% -2.04%
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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
90 101 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 24.73% 29.79% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 71 34
Average daily rate £350 £388 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Web Services
3 12 (80.00%) SOAP
3 12 (80.00%) Scrum
4 11 (73.33%) Linux
4 11 (73.33%) EJB
5 10 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (60.00%) Windows
6 9 (60.00%) SOA
6 9 (60.00%) MySQL
6 9 (60.00%) Oracle
6 9 (60.00%) UML
6 9 (60.00%) Relational Database
7 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
7 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
8 7 (46.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (46.67%) JBoss
8 7 (46.67%) Process Management
9 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (26.67%) HTML5
10 4 (26.67%) HTML
10 4 (26.67%) Spring
11 3 (20.00%) Maven
12 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
12 2 (13.33%) B2B
12 2 (13.33%) B2C
12 2 (13.33%) Mobile Commerce
12 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 7 (46.67%) JBoss
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (6.67%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Mockito
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (93.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Web Services
2 12 (80.00%) SOAP
3 11 (73.33%) EJB
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) Spring
4 4 (26.67%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) REST
5 2 (13.33%) RESTful
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) JSP
6 1 (6.67%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) XSD
6 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
6 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
6 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Apache CXF
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Scrum
3 9 (60.00%) SOA
3 9 (60.00%) UML
4 7 (46.67%) Process Management
5 2 (13.33%) B2B
5 2 (13.33%) B2C
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) BDD
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) hybris