Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 91 102
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11 -14
Contract jobs citing J2EE 31 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.62% 1.05% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.31% 3.67% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 4
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -13.04% +15.00%
10th Percentile £369 £313 £376
90th Percentile £501 £453 £475
South West median daily rate £450 £410 £420
% change year-on-year +9.76% -2.38% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +40.00% -44.44%

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 584 490 450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 30.59% 28.49% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 329 350
Bristol median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £287 £263
90th Percentile £538 £503 £489
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Bristol median hourly rate £106.50 £41.00 £20.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +159.76% +101.08% -62.59%
South West median hourly rate £44.75 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -0.56% +12.50% -5.33%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 25 (80.65%) Java
2 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (58.06%) REST
4 17 (54.84%) SQL
5 16 (51.61%) Spring
6 15 (48.39%) Web Services
7 14 (45.16%) Oracle
7 14 (45.16%) PL/SQL
7 14 (45.16%) Hibernate
8 13 (41.94%) Finance
9 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
10 11 (35.48%) DHTML
10 11 (35.48%) HTML
10 11 (35.48%) XML
10 11 (35.48%) EJB
10 11 (35.48%) CSS
10 11 (35.48%) JSP
10 11 (35.48%) SOAP
10 11 (35.48%) JMS
10 11 (35.48%) Banking
10 11 (35.48%) HTML5
10 11 (35.48%) CSS3
10 11 (35.48%) Microservices
11 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
12 9 (29.03%) Confluence
12 9 (29.03%) Artifactory
12 9 (29.03%) TeamCity
12 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
12 9 (29.03%) WebSphere
12 9 (29.03%) JIRA

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 9 (29.03%) Confluence
1 9 (29.03%) WebSphere
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) DB2
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
2 9 (29.03%) Ant
2 9 (29.03%) Artifactory
2 9 (29.03%) Eclipse
2 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
2 9 (29.03%) JIRA
2 9 (29.03%) Maven
2 9 (29.03%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 22 (70.97%) Java Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Backend Developer
4 5 (16.13%) OSS Developer
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Architect
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Java Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Junior
5 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) REST
2 16 (51.61%) Spring
3 15 (48.39%) Web Services
4 14 (45.16%) Hibernate
5 11 (35.48%) CSS
5 11 (35.48%) CSS3
5 11 (35.48%) DHTML
5 11 (35.48%) EJB
5 11 (35.48%) HTML
5 11 (35.48%) HTML5
5 11 (35.48%) JMS
5 11 (35.48%) JSP
5 11 (35.48%) SOAP
5 11 (35.48%) XML
6 5 (16.13%) .NET
7 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.90%) RESTful
8 3 (9.68%) JPA
9 2 (6.45%) GWT
10 1 (3.23%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Microservices
3 8 (25.81%) OO
3 8 (25.81%) Scrum
3 8 (25.81%) SOA
4 4 (12.90%) TDD
4 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
4 4 (12.90%) User Stories
5 3 (9.68%) API Development
5 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.68%) System Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.23%) Decision-Making
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps
6 1 (3.23%) IT Strategy
6 1 (3.23%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) Java
2 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 14 (45.16%) PL/SQL
4 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) Python
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Amdocs OSS
2 4 (12.90%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.23%) Ansible
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Cramer
3 2 (6.45%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft