Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 23 January 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 54 68
Rank change year-on-year -19 +14 0
Contract jobs citing J2EE 27 26 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.08% 2.44% 1.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.78% 7.22% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 22
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% -3.03% -23.26%
10th Percentile £170 £355 £391
90th Percentile £428 £520 £469
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £36.59
% change year-on-year +5.81% +5.92% +4.01%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 398 360 470
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 30.64% 33.80% 35.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 166 277
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.60% +10.00%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £266
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 19
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32.50 £15.75 £37.45
90th Percentile £95.50 £46.83 £60.50
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% -5.06% -2.47%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Cambridgeshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Cambridgeshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Cambridgeshire

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Cambridgeshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough -8 25 £325 -18.75%
Cambridge -3 2 £463 -7.50%
J2EE
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (81.48%) XML
2 22 (81.48%) JSON
3 20 (74.07%) Spring
3 20 (74.07%) API Development
4 18 (66.67%) SOAP
4 18 (66.67%) JBoss
4 18 (66.67%) .NET
5 17 (62.96%) Web Services
6 16 (59.26%) Finance
6 16 (59.26%) jQuery
7 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
7 15 (55.56%) RESTful
7 15 (55.56%) Maven
7 15 (55.56%) JIRA
8 14 (51.85%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (51.85%) PL/SQL
8 14 (51.85%) SQL
9 13 (48.15%) JUnit
9 13 (48.15%) Tomcat
9 13 (48.15%) SOA
9 13 (48.15%) Defect Management
10 12 (44.44%) SoapUI
10 12 (44.44%) Scrum
10 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
11 11 (40.74%) SDLC
12 10 (37.04%) Kanban
13 9 (33.33%) Confluence
13 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 18 (66.67%) JBoss
2 13 (48.15%) Tomcat
3 9 (33.33%) Confluence
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (14.81%) IIS
4 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 15 (55.56%) JIRA
1 15 (55.56%) Maven
2 13 (48.15%) JUnit
3 12 (44.44%) SoapUI
4 5 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
4 5 (18.52%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 17 (62.96%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (22.22%) UI Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Applications Support
5 3 (11.11%) Angular Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior UI Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) JSON
1 22 (81.48%) XML
2 20 (74.07%) Spring
3 18 (66.67%) .NET
3 18 (66.67%) SOAP
4 17 (62.96%) Web Services
5 16 (59.26%) jQuery
6 15 (55.56%) RESTful
7 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
8 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 4 (14.81%) REST
10 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.81%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) API Development
2 13 (48.15%) Defect Management
2 13 (48.15%) SOA
3 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (44.44%) Scrum
4 11 (40.74%) SDLC
5 10 (37.04%) Kanban
6 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
7 4 (14.81%) Process Improvement
7 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) ITIL
8 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) PL/SQL
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle