The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 30 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 32 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing Java EE 19 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.51% 0.57% 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.32% 2.17% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 4
Average daily rate
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£525 £200 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+162.50% -44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £200 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £200 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £37.40
% change year-on-year
- +381.28%
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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
124 92 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 29.45% 26.36% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 67 37
Average daily rate £380 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.60% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Java EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

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

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 26 (96.30%) Java
2 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (66.67%) Open Source
3 18 (66.67%) Apache
3 18 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (51.85%) TOGAF
5 10 (37.04%) TDD
6 9 (33.33%) Scrum
7 6 (22.22%) OO
7 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 6 (22.22%) CSS
7 6 (22.22%) JSP
7 6 (22.22%) HTML
7 6 (22.22%) Google
7 6 (22.22%) JSON
7 6 (22.22%) jQuery
8 5 (18.52%) Google Maps API
8 5 (18.52%) RESTful
8 5 (18.52%) QUnit
8 5 (18.52%) Underscore.js
8 5 (18.52%) Leaflet
8 5 (18.52%) Grunt
8 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
8 5 (18.52%) SVG
8 5 (18.52%) Node.js
8 5 (18.52%) User Experience
9 4 (14.81%) BDD
10 3 (11.11%) Web Services
11 2 (7.41%) JBoss
11 2 (7.41%) Tomcat

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 18 (66.67%) Apache
2 5 (18.52%) Node.js
3 2 (7.41%) JBoss
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
1 5 (18.52%) QUnit
1 5 (18.52%) Grunt
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
General
1 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Architect
2 17 (62.96%) Lead Architect
3 14 (51.85%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (48.15%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 8 (29.63%) Developer
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Java Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Contracts Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Android Developer
8 1 (3.70%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
1 6 (22.22%) CSS
1 6 (22.22%) JSP
1 6 (22.22%) JSON
1 6 (22.22%) jQuery
2 5 (18.52%) Google Maps API
2 5 (18.52%) SVG
2 5 (18.52%) RESTful
2 5 (18.52%) Underscore.js
2 5 (18.52%) Leaflet
3 3 (11.11%) Web Services
4 2 (7.41%) REST
4 2 (7.41%) SOAP
5 1 (3.70%) Android SDK
5 1 (3.70%) XML
5 1 (3.70%) DOM
5 1 (3.70%) JMS
5 1 (3.70%) Servlets
5 1 (3.70%) JAXB
5 1 (3.70%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Open Source
2 5 (18.52%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) CentOS
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) TOGAF
3 10 (37.04%) TDD
4 9 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) OO
6 4 (14.81%) BDD
7 1 (3.70%) Android Development
7 1 (3.70%) Coaching
7 1 (3.70%) MVC
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat