The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 22 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 32 45 24
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Contract jobs citing J2EE 50 10 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.44% 1.80% 5.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.84% 9.26% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 5 17
Average daily rate
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£358 £317 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.95% -5.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £306 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £145.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -12.16%
J2EE
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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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
252 108 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 32.47% 19.42% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 69 84
Average daily rate £363 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Average hourly rate £21.80 £11.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.56% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £18.99 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Wales

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Wales region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South Wales +12 21 £250 -45.20% 7
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J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 79 (89.77%) Java
2 64 (72.73%) Spring
3 58 (65.91%) Hibernate
4 53 (60.23%) Web Services
5 46 (52.27%) XML
5 46 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (37.50%) Scrum
7 31 (35.23%) Maven
8 30 (34.09%) Security Cleared
9 29 (32.95%) SC Cleared
9 29 (32.95%) XSLT
10 28 (31.82%) UML
10 28 (31.82%) TDD
11 27 (30.68%) SOAP
11 27 (30.68%) Open Source
12 25 (28.41%) OO
12 25 (28.41%) JavaScript
13 23 (26.14%) JSF
14 22 (25.00%) SQL
14 22 (25.00%) Microsoft
15 20 (22.73%) Finance
16 18 (20.45%) Subversion
16 18 (20.45%) JIRA
16 18 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (20.45%) IBM
16 18 (20.45%) OOA/OOD
16 18 (20.45%) Hudson
16 18 (20.45%) Jenkins
16 18 (20.45%) DevOps
17 16 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 16 (18.18%) FileNet
1 16 (18.18%) Confluence
2 15 (17.05%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.68%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.55%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.41%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Project
1 6 (6.82%) MS Office
1 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
1 6 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) HTTP
1 2 (2.27%) SSL
1 2 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 16 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 16 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
1 16 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 13 (14.77%) RDBMS
2 13 (14.77%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.09%) DB2
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 31 (35.23%) Maven
2 18 (20.45%) JIRA
2 18 (20.45%) Subversion
2 18 (20.45%) Hudson
2 18 (20.45%) Jenkins
3 14 (15.91%) Ant
4 9 (10.23%) JUnit
4 9 (10.23%) Apache Ivy
5 6 (6.82%) TestDirector
6 3 (3.41%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.27%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.27%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.27%) Selenium
7 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.27%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.27%) JBehave
7 2 (2.27%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (22.73%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (77.27%) Developer
2 66 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (13.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (10.23%) Analyst
5 8 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Team Leader
6 6 (6.82%) Development Team Leader
6 6 (6.82%) Architect
6 6 (6.82%) Java Team Leader
7 4 (4.55%) Lead Architect
8 2 (2.27%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (2.27%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (2.27%) Automated Test Developer
8 2 (2.27%) Product Owner
8 2 (2.27%) Java Architect
8 2 (2.27%) J2EE Team Leader
8 2 (2.27%) Software Development Team Leader
8 2 (2.27%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (1.14%) Technical Architect
9 1 (1.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (72.73%) Spring
2 58 (65.91%) Hibernate
3 53 (60.23%) Web Services
4 46 (52.27%) XML
5 29 (32.95%) XSLT
6 27 (30.68%) SOAP
7 23 (26.14%) JSF
8 16 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 16 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (17.05%) HTML
10 9 (10.23%) JPA
11 7 (7.95%) Spring Web Flow
11 7 (7.95%) Ajax
11 7 (7.95%) Java EE
11 7 (7.95%) Struts
11 7 (7.95%) JMS
12 6 (6.82%) .NET
12 6 (6.82%) CSS
13 5 (5.68%) JDBC
13 5 (5.68%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (30.68%) Open Source
2 7 (7.95%) Mathematics
3 6 (6.82%) AS400
3 6 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.82%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.41%) UNIX
2 3 (3.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.50%) Scrum
3 28 (31.82%) TDD
3 28 (31.82%) UML
4 25 (28.41%) OO
5 18 (20.45%) OOA/OOD
5 18 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (20.45%) DevOps
6 16 (18.18%) Release Management
6 16 (18.18%) RUP
6 16 (18.18%) DSDM
6 16 (18.18%) Pair Programming
6 16 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 13 (14.77%) RAD
8 12 (13.64%) MVC
8 12 (13.64%) Unit Testing
9 10 (11.36%) BDD
10 8 (9.09%) Business Analysis
11 7 (7.95%) Mobile Commerce
12 6 (6.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (89.77%) Java
2 25 (28.41%) JavaScript
3 22 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (5.68%) XPath
4 5 (5.68%) Scala
5 3 (3.41%) Groovy
6 2 (2.27%) XQuery
6 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (34.09%) Security Cleared
2 29 (32.95%) SC Cleared
3 12 (13.64%) Degree
4 6 (6.82%) CCA
5 1 (1.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.45%) IBM
3 16 (18.18%) Twitter
4 9 (10.23%) Oracle
5 2 (2.27%) HP
5 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
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