Period
to 17 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 93 109
Rank change year-on-year -16 +16 -10
Contract jobs citing J2EE 21 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.00% 1.42% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.06% 4.94% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 4
Bristol median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% +11.49%
10th Percentile £349 £313 £354
90th Percentile £563 £445 £475
South West median daily rate £525 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +28.05% -3.53% -10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 686 567 501
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 32.65% 28.72% 28.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 391 374
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.04% -2.00%
10th Percentile £280 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £513 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £370
% change year-on-year +8.97% +5.41% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 2
Bristol median hourly rate £58.63 £50.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.25% +30.72% -25.37%
10th Percentile £35.20 £21.70 £33.23
90th Percentile £69.88 £70.00 £42.68
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £48.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% +28.00% -11.76%

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 November 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 November 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 16 (76.19%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) Spring
3 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) Hibernate
5 7 (33.33%) Finance
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (28.57%) Microservices
7 5 (23.81%) TDD
7 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
7 5 (23.81%) OO
7 5 (23.81%) .NET
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle
7 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 5 (23.81%) REST
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (19.05%) Spring Boot
8 4 (19.05%) JMS
8 4 (19.05%) Scrum
8 4 (19.05%) SOAP
8 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (14.29%) Cramer
9 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 3 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
9 3 (14.29%) Amdocs OSS
9 3 (14.29%) Java 8

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 2 (9.52%) Apache Spark
1 2 (9.52%) JBoss
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Bluetooth
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (9.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Ant
1 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (9.52%) CruiseControl
1 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
1 2 (9.52%) JUnit
1 2 (9.52%) Maven
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Architect
3 6 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (14.29%) OSS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Architect
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Android Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Backend Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Spring
2 8 (38.10%) Hibernate
3 5 (23.81%) .NET
3 5 (23.81%) REST
3 5 (23.81%) Web Services
4 4 (19.05%) JMS
4 4 (19.05%) SOAP
4 4 (19.05%) Spring Boot
5 3 (14.29%) RESTful
6 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 2 (9.52%) CSS3
6 2 (9.52%) DHTML
6 2 (9.52%) EJB
6 2 (9.52%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) HTML5
6 2 (9.52%) Java EE
6 2 (9.52%) JSP
6 2 (9.52%) XML
7 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.76%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.76%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Microservices
3 5 (23.81%) OO
3 5 (23.81%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) BDD
6 2 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (9.52%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (9.52%) Due Diligence
6 2 (9.52%) High Availability
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC
6 2 (9.52%) System Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.52%) UML
6 2 (9.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Java 8
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) Kotlin
5 1 (4.76%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Cramer
3 2 (9.52%) Perforce