Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 50 58
Contract jobs citing J2EE 0 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 1.78% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 8.27% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Bedfordshire median daily rate - £500 £500
East of England median daily rate £438 £401 £413
% change year-on-year +9.03% -2.73% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year -7.50% +9.59% +19.67%

J2EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 162 133 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 24.07% 21.49% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 96 80
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.48% +1.67%
10th Percentile £320 £250 £278
90th Percentile £572 £522 £606
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Bedfordshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing J2EE in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Bedfordshire

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Bedfordshire