Period
to 17 February 2018

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 17 February 2018 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 94 86
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8 -4
Contract jobs citing J2EE 26 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.38% 0.50% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.93% 1.79% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 16
Bristol median daily rate £400 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £298 £354 £313
90th Percentile £465 £484 £569
South West median daily rate £425 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £43.00

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 527 448 450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 28.05% 27.83% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 303 333
Bristol median daily rate £388 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +4.17% -10.00%
10th Percentile £289 £270 £263
90th Percentile £525 £554 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 17
Bristol median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% +7.14% -26.32%
10th Percentile £22.90 £36.25 £27.00
90th Percentile £56.13 £42.35 £46.00
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.64% +3.75%

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 17 February 2018.

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 17 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 21 (80.77%) Java
2 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (61.54%) CSS
4 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
4 15 (57.69%) REST
5 14 (53.85%) HTML
5 14 (53.85%) Web Services
6 13 (50.00%) Spring
6 13 (50.00%) SOAP
7 12 (46.15%) Unix
7 12 (46.15%) JMS
7 12 (46.15%) Maven
7 12 (46.15%) Microservices
8 11 (42.31%) TeamCity
8 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
8 11 (42.31%) SQL
9 10 (38.46%) XML
9 10 (38.46%) Hibernate
9 10 (38.46%) JIRA
10 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
10 9 (34.62%) Eclipse
11 8 (30.77%) Linux
11 8 (30.77%) Oracle
11 8 (30.77%) DHTML
11 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
11 8 (30.77%) EJB
11 8 (30.77%) JSP
11 8 (30.77%) DB2
11 8 (30.77%) Ant
11 8 (30.77%) Artifactory

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 8 (30.77%) Confluence
1 8 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (15.38%) Apache
3 4 (15.38%) EPiServer
4 3 (11.54%) IIS
4 3 (11.54%) JBoss
4 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
4 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
5 2 (7.69%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) DB2
2 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Maven
2 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 11 (42.31%) TeamCity
3 10 (38.46%) JIRA
4 9 (34.62%) Eclipse
4 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
5 8 (30.77%) Ant
5 8 (30.77%) Artifactory
6 2 (7.69%) Introscope
7 1 (3.85%) Gradle
7 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 7 (26.92%) Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Support
6 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) CSS
2 15 (57.69%) REST
3 14 (53.85%) HTML
3 14 (53.85%) Web Services
4 13 (50.00%) SOAP
4 13 (50.00%) Spring
5 12 (46.15%) JMS
6 10 (38.46%) Hibernate
6 10 (38.46%) XML
7 8 (30.77%) CSS3
7 8 (30.77%) DHTML
7 8 (30.77%) EJB
7 8 (30.77%) HTML5
7 8 (30.77%) JSP
8 5 (19.23%) Middleware
9 3 (11.54%) .NET
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
10 2 (7.69%) JSON
10 2 (7.69%) Node.js
10 2 (7.69%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.85%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Unix
2 8 (30.77%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Solaris
3 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Microservices
3 6 (23.08%) SOA
4 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 4 (15.38%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) TDD
4 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Change Management
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
5 3 (11.54%) User Stories
6 2 (7.69%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.85%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) Java
2 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
5 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) Groovy
6 1 (3.85%) Kotlin
6 1 (3.85%) Python
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.85%) Rancher
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) BEA
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco
2 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.69%) AppDynamics
3 2 (7.69%) CA
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft