Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 21 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)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 106 102
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4 -25
Contract jobs citing J2EE 28 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.42% 0.30% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% 1.04% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 3 7
Bristol median daily rate £400 £450 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +21.62% -7.50%
10th Percentile £313 £365 £320
90th Percentile £445 £475 £538
South West median daily rate £411 £438 £475
% change year-on-year -6.00% -7.89% +24.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - £44.00

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 Bristol with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 560 483 477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 28.47% 28.55% 27.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 362 388
Bristol median daily rate £375 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% -0.67% -
10th Percentile £282 £268 £274
90th Percentile £513 £525 £524
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Bristol median hourly rate £50.00 £38.25 £51.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.72% -25.37% +7.89%
10th Percentile £21.70 £33.23 £17.18
90th Percentile £70.00 £42.68 £95.25
South West median hourly rate £46.50 £36.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +28.28% -14.71% -

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Bristol

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Bristol

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Bristol

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 15 (53.57%) Java
1 15 (53.57%) Unix
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) Apache
3 12 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 12 (42.86%) Firewall
3 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (39.29%) Load Balancing
4 11 (39.29%) Cisco
4 11 (39.29%) JBoss
4 11 (39.29%) Solaris
4 11 (39.29%) CSS
4 11 (39.29%) WebLogic
5 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 10 (35.71%) Oracle
5 10 (35.71%) Spring
6 9 (32.14%) HTML
6 9 (32.14%) Web Services
6 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
6 9 (32.14%) REST
7 8 (28.57%) High Availability
7 8 (28.57%) F5
7 8 (28.57%) Sun
7 8 (28.57%) iPlanet
7 8 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
7 8 (28.57%) Clustering
8 7 (25.00%) Maven
8 7 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 7 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 13 (46.43%) Apache
2 12 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 11 (39.29%) JBoss
3 11 (39.29%) WebLogic
4 8 (28.57%) iPlanet
4 8 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (14.29%) EPiServer
6 3 (10.71%) IIS
7 2 (7.14%) Confluence
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
8 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (3.57%) Liferay
8 1 (3.57%) MQSeries
8 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
8 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
8 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Firewall
1 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.86%) DNS
3 3 (10.71%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.57%) FCoE
4 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.57%) LDAP
4 1 (3.57%) NAS
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) DB2
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Maven
2 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) TeamCity
3 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.29%) JIRA
4 2 (7.14%) Ant
4 2 (7.14%) Artifactory
4 2 (7.14%) JUnit
5 1 (3.57%) Gradle
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Solaris Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Unix Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) CSS
2 10 (35.71%) Spring
3 9 (32.14%) HTML
3 9 (32.14%) REST
3 9 (32.14%) Web Services
4 7 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (25.00%) SOAP
5 6 (21.43%) JMS
6 5 (17.86%) Middleware
7 3 (10.71%) .NET
7 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
7 3 (10.71%) jQuery
7 3 (10.71%) JSP
7 3 (10.71%) XML
8 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
8 2 (7.14%) CSS3
8 2 (7.14%) DHTML
8 2 (7.14%) EJB
8 2 (7.14%) HTML5
8 2 (7.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.57%) Grid Computing
3 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
1 15 (53.57%) Unix
2 11 (39.29%) Solaris
3 7 (25.00%) AIX
3 7 (25.00%) HPUX
4 6 (21.43%) SUSE
5 4 (14.29%) Windows
6 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Load Balancing
3 8 (28.57%) High Availability
4 7 (25.00%) ITIL
4 7 (25.00%) Microservices
5 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 3 (10.71%) Change Management
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.71%) Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) SOA
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) User Stories
8 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.57%) Requirements Management
8 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.57%) C-shell
6 1 (3.57%) Groovy
6 1 (3.57%) Korn
6 1 (3.57%) Kotlin
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 6 (21.43%) KVM
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) ISA Server
4 2 (7.14%) Samba
5 1 (3.57%) Docker
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Ansible
1 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.57%) OpenView
1 1 (3.57%) Rancher
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco
2 10 (35.71%) Oracle
3 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
4 8 (28.57%) F5
4 8 (28.57%) Sun
5 7 (25.00%) Veritas
6 6 (21.43%) PlateSpin
6 6 (21.43%) VMware
7 3 (10.71%) BEA
7 3 (10.71%) HP
8 1 (3.57%) Cognos
8 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.57%) Opsware