Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 51 61
Rank change year-on-year -11 +10 -23
Contract jobs citing J2EE 2 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.29% 1.11% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 3.43% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 19
Cambridge median daily rate £463 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.63% -3.03% -9.59%
10th Percentile £419 £288 £363
90th Percentile £516 £563 £419
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £400 £413
% change year-on-year -18.75% -3.03% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 185 204 377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 26.62% 32.28% 39.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 123 250
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - +3.33%
10th Percentile £293 £281 £263
90th Percentile £525 £525 £488
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year - -1.32% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 12
Cambridge median hourly rate £45.00 £28.25 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.29% -35.43% +2.94%
10th Percentile £16.96 £15.75 £9.25
90th Percentile £97.75 £44.88 £70.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £44.38
% change year-on-year +11.11% -8.73% +1.43%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Cambridge

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Cambridge

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) API Development
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) API Development
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle