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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
South West / Bristol
Rank 69 59 65
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 1 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.12% 1.66% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 7.58% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 3
Median daily rate - £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -1.31% +5.55%  

J2EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 232 198 191
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 28.19% 21.93% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 138 137
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 1
Median hourly rate £41.75 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.28% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing J2EE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Bristol

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) JMS
3 4 (57.14%) EJB
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) JSP
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 3 (42.86%) Ant
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) Maven
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (42.86%) Artifactory
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) User Stories
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Microservices
5 2 (28.57%) Confluence
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5

J2EE
Top Related 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 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (28.57%) Confluence
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
2 3 (42.86%) Ant
2 3 (42.86%) Artifactory
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Maven
3 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) EJB
1 4 (57.14%) JMS
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) JSP
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) DHTML
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) Flash
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) ATG
2 1 (14.29%) BEA
Bristol, Avon
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