The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Southampton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 39 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Java EE 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.79% 2.24% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.00% 9.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £500 £360 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £106.38 £40.45 -
% change year-on-year
+162.97% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
100 64 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 26.18% 23.88% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 39 18
Average daily rate £325 £365 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +32.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £26.00 £29.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Java EE
Hampshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
2 9 (90.00%) Spring
3 7 (70.00%) JSON
3 7 (70.00%) Pair Programming
3 7 (70.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (70.00%) XML
3 7 (70.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (70.00%) Apache CXF
3 7 (70.00%) Liferay
3 7 (70.00%) RESTful
3 7 (70.00%) Talend
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Refactoring
5 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) J2EE
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Apache
6 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (20.00%) SOA
6 2 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Maven
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Subversion
6 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) Liferay
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
1 9 (90.00%) Spring
2 7 (70.00%) JSON
2 7 (70.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) Apache CXF
2 7 (70.00%) RESTful
3 4 (40.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (20.00%) EJB
4 2 (20.00%) PostGIS
5 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Pair Programming
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (60.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Talend
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle