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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK / Wales
Rank 58 55 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing J2EE 5 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.82% 2.18% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.48% 7.30% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 4
Median daily rate £338 £345 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -37.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £59.25 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-36.70% +68.44%

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
202 178 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 33.11% 29.87% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 148 115
Median daily rate £400 £335 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -25.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £290 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £19.11 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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
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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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 +6 3 - - 1
West Wales - 1 £475 -
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 15 (88.24%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) SOAP
4 6 (35.29%) Spring
5 5 (29.41%) TDD
5 5 (29.41%) Web Services
5 5 (29.41%) XML
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) JMeter
6 4 (23.53%) Siebel
6 4 (23.53%) LoadRunner
6 4 (23.53%) C
6 4 (23.53%) Selenium
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
6 4 (23.53%) The Grinder
7 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (17.65%) REST
7 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
7 3 (17.65%) BDD
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
7 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
7 3 (17.65%) Kanban
7 3 (17.65%) Groovy
7 3 (17.65%) Rational Performance Tester
7 3 (17.65%) V-Model
7 3 (17.65%) RESTful

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 1 (5.88%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Event Store
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JMeter
1 4 (23.53%) LoadRunner
1 4 (23.53%) Selenium
1 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
1 4 (23.53%) The Grinder
2 3 (17.65%) HP UFT
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) Rational Performance Tester
2 3 (17.65%) WinRunner
3 2 (11.76%) DbUnit
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) jMock
3 2 (11.76%) JUnit
3 2 (11.76%) Maven
3 2 (11.76%) Mockito
3 2 (11.76%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Billing Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Developer
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Java Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Performance Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) SOAP
2 6 (35.29%) Spring
3 5 (29.41%) Web Services
3 5 (29.41%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) REST
4 3 (17.65%) RESTful
5 2 (11.76%) Ajax
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) PowerMock
6 1 (5.88%) Akka
6 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.88%) JPA
6 1 (5.88%) JSF
6 1 (5.88%) Play Framework
6 1 (5.88%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (17.65%) Kanban
4 3 (17.65%) Load Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) RAD
4 3 (17.65%) RUP
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) V-Model
4 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) Microservices
6 1 (5.88%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) C
4 3 (17.65%) Groovy
4 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Siebel
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Guidewire
4 1 (5.88%) SAP