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 3 months to 28 June 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)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 57 68
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 1 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.17% 0.84% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 2.42% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
Median daily rate £500 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +23.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £40.60
% change year-on-year -8.57% -13.79%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 171 207 283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.89% 34.79% 35.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 128 187
Median daily rate £388 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 11
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 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 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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) OO
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) SOA
3 5 (62.50%) Adobe
3 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
3 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) Apache Flex
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) IBM
5 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
6 2 (25.00%) Process Management
6 2 (25.00%) Lombardi
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Banking
6 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) JSP
6 2 (25.00%) Servlets
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) Presales
7 1 (12.50%) Anypoint
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

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 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) Anypoint
3 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Lombardi
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) BPM Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Business Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Business Process Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Business Process Management Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Management Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Process Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) BPM Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) MuleSoft Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) Apache Flex
3 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) JSP
4 2 (25.00%) Servlets
4 2 (25.00%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Dojo
5 1 (12.50%) LAMP
5 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
1 5 (62.50%) OO
1 5 (62.50%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Presales
2 2 (25.00%) Process Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) API Design
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) IBM Certification
1 1 (12.50%) OCPJP
1 1 (12.50%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) MuleSoft
3 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
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