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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank - 33 40
Contract jobs citing Java EE 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 1.50% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 9.09% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £355 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £367 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.84% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £48.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +47.69%
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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
141 55 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 38.63% 16.52% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 35 33
Average daily rate £370 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £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 2 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%

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 22 August 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 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) EJB
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) PostGIS
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) HttpUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) HttpUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (50.00%) EJB
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) PostGIS
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat