The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 55 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Contract jobs citing J2EE 3 47 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.50% 5.20% 5.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.26% 18.01% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 25 27
Median daily rate £450 £375 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £350 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £145.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
J2EE
UK

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
133 261 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.13% 28.87% 29.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 193 154
Median daily rate £470 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.61% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 6
Median hourly rate - £29.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -19 3 £450 +16.12% 1
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) Spring
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) HTML
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (43.75%) Ant
6 7 (43.75%) JSF
6 7 (43.75%) Maven
6 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
7 6 (37.50%) TDD
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle
8 5 (31.25%) CSS
8 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
8 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
9 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 4 (25.00%) Ansible
9 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 4 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
9 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (25.00%) JIRA
9 4 (25.00%) JPA
9 4 (25.00%) Facelets
9 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (25.00%) Open Source

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (18.75%) Apache
3 3 (18.75%) Confluence
3 3 (18.75%) FileNet
3 3 (18.75%) IIS
3 3 (18.75%) Jetty
3 3 (18.75%) LiveCycle
3 3 (18.75%) Mongrel
3 3 (18.75%) nginx
3 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (18.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (18.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (18.75%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (18.75%) Amazon S3
2 3 (18.75%) Google App Engine
2 3 (18.75%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (18.75%) Route 53
2 3 (18.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DHCP
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) FTP
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
1 3 (18.75%) IPsec
1 3 (18.75%) SSL
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (18.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Ant
1 7 (43.75%) Maven
2 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (25.00%) JIRA
3 3 (18.75%) Hudson
3 3 (18.75%) Subversion
3 3 (18.75%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
1 13 (81.25%) Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Developer
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Spring
2 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) JSF
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
5 4 (25.00%) Ajax
5 4 (25.00%) Facelets
5 4 (25.00%) JPA
5 4 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
5 4 (25.00%) SOAP
5 4 (25.00%) XHTML
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) EJB
6 3 (18.75%) J2SE
6 3 (18.75%) Kafka
6 3 (18.75%) LAMP
6 3 (18.75%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (18.75%) Servlets
6 3 (18.75%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) Open Source
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 3 (18.75%) DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) Document Management
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (18.75%) OOD
5 3 (18.75%) System Testing
5 3 (18.75%) UML
5 3 (18.75%) Use Case
5 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Coaching
7 1 (6.25%) API Design
7 1 (6.25%) BDD
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Perl
5 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (12.50%) BC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (18.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Ansible
2 3 (18.75%) Fluentd
2 3 (18.75%) Marathon
2 3 (18.75%) Mesos
2 3 (18.75%) Piwik
2 3 (18.75%) Puppet
2 3 (18.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Adobe
3 3 (18.75%) Google
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 3 (18.75%) ILOG
3 3 (18.75%) Splunk
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) SAP