The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
South West / Dorset
Rank - 25 31
Contract jobs citing J2EE 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 1.29% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.50% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £376
% change year-on-year +15.38% +3.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -12.28% +18.75%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 41 40 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 43.62% 17.17% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 31
Median daily rate £325 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +60.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 10
Median hourly rate - £42.25 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +32.03%  
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 Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Dorset

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Dorset

J2EE
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 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 Dorset region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Extreme Programming
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) JUnit
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Mockito
2 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (57.14%) Docker
3 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Graphic Design
3 3 (42.86%) Release Management
3 3 (42.86%) Android
3 3 (42.86%) iPhone

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
1 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
1 4 (57.14%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Applications Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Graphic Design
1 3 (42.86%) iPhone
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Extreme Programming
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Release Management
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef