The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 19 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing J2EE 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.02% 1.25% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £240 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.09 £33.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+6.32% +4.76%
J2EE
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 66 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 36.73% 41.25% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 44 75
Average daily rate £350 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £395 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the Staffordshire region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £350 -
Burton-upon-Trent - - - -
Lichfield - - - -
J2EE
West Midlands

J2EE
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Sage

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) JSF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sage