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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 34 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing J2EE 14 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.83% 2.99% 4.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.79% 16.13% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £311 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £438 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-18.91% -3.89%
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
143 62 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 39.07% 18.51% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 38 33
Average daily rate £365 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £438 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +79.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 (75.00%) Web Services
2 13 (65.00%) Apache
2 13 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (55.00%) Maven
4 10 (50.00%) Scrum
4 10 (50.00%) Internet
4 10 (50.00%) Eclipse
5 7 (35.00%) JIRA
5 7 (35.00%) FitNesse
5 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (35.00%) RESTful
5 7 (35.00%) Cucumber
5 7 (35.00%) Puppet
5 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (25.00%) SOA
7 4 (20.00%) SaaS
7 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) SOAP
8 3 (15.00%) Java
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle
8 3 (15.00%) Vagrant
9 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
9 2 (10.00%) Open Source
9 2 (10.00%) Apache Solr
9 2 (10.00%) REST
9 2 (10.00%) PostGIS
9 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
9 2 (10.00%) LAMP
9 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (10.00%) Spring

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 13 (65.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.00%) ATG Dynamo
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Maven
2 10 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 7 (35.00%) JIRA
3 7 (35.00%) FitNesse
3 7 (35.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.00%) Introscope
4 1 (5.00%) Ant
4 1 (5.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Architect
2 12 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) J2EE Architect
3 3 (15.00%) J2EE Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) J2EE Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Web Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Test Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.00%) SOA Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SOA Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) Web Services
2 7 (35.00%) RESTful
3 4 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (10.00%) REST
4 2 (10.00%) PostGIS
4 2 (10.00%) LAMP
4 2 (10.00%) Spring
5 1 (5.00%) JSF
5 1 (5.00%) Ajax
5 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (5.00%) GWT
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.00%) Struts
5 1 (5.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) Middleware
5 1 (5.00%) .NET
5 1 (5.00%) JDBC
5 1 (5.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Scrum
2 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (25.00%) SOA
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) C
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Puppet
2 3 (15.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.00%) webMethods
3 1 (5.00%) ATG
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
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