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 29 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 64 46 28
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -18
Contract jobs citing J2EE 6 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.87% 0.98% 4.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% 4.07% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 12
Average daily rate
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£550 £344 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +10.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.17 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.09 £33.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+6.32% +4.76%
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
192 123 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.83% 24.17% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 63 85
Average daily rate £420 £302 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.07% -3.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.35%
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 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 29 December 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 29 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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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 -11 3 £550 +60.00% 5
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UK

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 55 (94.83%) Java
2 47 (81.03%) Spring
3 45 (77.59%) Web Services
4 40 (68.97%) XML
4 40 (68.97%) Hibernate
5 35 (60.34%) Security Cleared
6 34 (58.62%) SC Cleared
7 32 (55.17%) Open Source
8 31 (53.45%) XSLT
9 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (44.83%) TDD
10 26 (44.83%) Scrum
10 26 (44.83%) JSF
11 24 (41.38%) SOAP
12 23 (39.66%) OO
12 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
13 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
13 21 (36.21%) AngularJS
13 21 (36.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (34.48%) Confluence
14 20 (34.48%) Hudson
14 20 (34.48%) JIRA
14 20 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (34.48%) Maven
14 20 (34.48%) Pair Programming
14 20 (34.48%) Subversion
14 20 (34.48%) FileNet
14 20 (34.48%) RUP
14 20 (34.48%) DSDM
15 19 (32.76%) OOA/OOD

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 20 (34.48%) FileNet
1 20 (34.48%) Confluence
2 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.90%) JBoss
3 3 (5.17%) Apache
4 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.45%) Mule
5 1 (1.72%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Project
1 3 (5.17%) MS Office
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
2 19 (32.76%) MongoDB
2 19 (32.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 19 (32.76%) NoSQL
3 8 (13.79%) DB2
4 6 (10.34%) RDBMS
4 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.45%) MySQL
6 2 (3.45%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (34.48%) Subversion
1 20 (34.48%) Maven
1 20 (34.48%) JIRA
1 20 (34.48%) Hudson
2 19 (32.76%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.17%) TestDirector
4 2 (3.45%) DbUnit
4 2 (3.45%) JUnit
4 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.72%) Ant
5 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.72%) Selenium
5 1 (1.72%) Spock
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 54 (93.10%) Java Developer
1 54 (93.10%) Developer
2 13 (22.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (6.90%) Analyst
4 3 (5.17%) Technical Architect
4 3 (5.17%) Architect
4 3 (5.17%) Business Analyst
5 2 (3.45%) Java Architect
5 2 (3.45%) Technical Developer
6 1 (1.72%) Scala Developer
6 1 (1.72%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (1.72%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (1.72%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (1.72%) Programmer
6 1 (1.72%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (1.72%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (1.72%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 1 (1.72%) Java Programmer
6 1 (1.72%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (1.72%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (81.03%) Spring
2 45 (77.59%) Web Services
3 40 (68.97%) XML
3 40 (68.97%) Hibernate
4 31 (53.45%) XSLT
5 26 (44.83%) JSF
6 24 (41.38%) SOAP
7 21 (36.21%) AngularJS
7 21 (36.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (18.97%) HTML
9 6 (10.34%) EJB
10 5 (8.62%) JDBC
10 5 (8.62%) WSDL
10 5 (8.62%) JAXB
11 4 (6.90%) jQuery
11 4 (6.90%) XSD
11 4 (6.90%) CSS
12 3 (5.17%) .NET
12 3 (5.17%) Servlets
12 3 (5.17%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 32 (55.17%) Open Source
2 3 (5.17%) AS400
3 1 (1.72%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (44.83%) TDD
2 26 (44.83%) Scrum
3 23 (39.66%) OO
4 20 (34.48%) Pair Programming
4 20 (34.48%) RUP
4 20 (34.48%) DSDM
4 20 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (32.76%) Release Management
5 19 (32.76%) DevOps
5 19 (32.76%) OOA/OOD
5 19 (32.76%) Configuration Management
6 9 (15.52%) UML
7 6 (10.34%) RAD
8 5 (8.62%) SOA
8 5 (8.62%) Web Application Development
8 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.17%) Content Management
9 3 (5.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (94.83%) Java
2 12 (20.69%) SQL
3 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.17%) XPath
5 2 (3.45%) Scala
6 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (60.34%) Security Cleared
2 34 (58.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) CCA
4 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
2 19 (32.76%) IBM
2 19 (32.76%) Twitter
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle
4 2 (3.45%) ILOG
5 1 (1.72%) Kofax
5 1 (1.72%) Splunk
5 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.72%) Adobe
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