The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank - - 11
Contract jobs citing J2EE 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 5.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £376
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £38.00 £35.80
% change year-on-year
-6.57% +6.14%
J2EE
Scotland

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 West Lothian region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 4.55% 18.82% 46.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 18
Median daily rate £406 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £250 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian 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 West Lothian

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

J2EE
Top 14 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 3 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (16.67%) SOA

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Portal Developer
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java WebSphere Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle