The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 17 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing J2EE 7 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 5.38% 8.75% 16.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.44% 25.00% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 8
Median daily rate £550 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 - £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 - £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £40.60 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-12.56% +12.00%
J2EE
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 56 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 27.69% 35.00% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 17
Median daily rate £450 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £338 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford 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 Watford

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Watford

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Watford region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Watford region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 13 (92.86%) Java
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) XML
2 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 10 (71.43%) Retail
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) Unix
4 8 (57.14%) DB2
5 6 (42.86%) HTML
5 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 6 (42.86%) Spring
5 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (35.71%) System Testing
6 5 (35.71%) hybris
6 5 (35.71%) DbVisualizer
6 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
6 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
6 5 (35.71%) JBoss
6 5 (35.71%) Flash
6 5 (35.71%) IBM
6 5 (35.71%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) EJB
7 4 (28.57%) JSP
7 4 (28.57%) Struts
7 4 (28.57%) Subversion
7 4 (28.57%) Document Management
7 4 (28.57%) JIRA
7 4 (28.57%) QA
7 4 (28.57%) Selenium

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 (35.71%) JBoss
1 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
2 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) DB2
2 5 (35.71%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
1 4 (28.57%) Protractor
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
1 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
2 3 (21.43%) Ant
2 3 (21.43%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
3 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (71.43%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Automation Tester
1 4 (28.57%) Java Automation Tester
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium Tester
1 4 (28.57%) Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce Architect
2 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Java Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Java Solutions Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Web Automation Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Web Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) XML
2 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) Spring
3 5 (35.71%) Flash
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) EJB
4 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
4 4 (28.57%) JSP
4 4 (28.57%) RESTful
4 4 (28.57%) Struts
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 5 (35.71%) System Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Coaching
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) Document Management
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
5 3 (21.43%) UML
6 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.14%) Presales
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) hybris
1 5 (35.71%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) ATG
2 4 (28.57%) Percussion
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Sybase