The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 29 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)
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 40 44
Contract jobs citing J2EE 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 0.34% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.85% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
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 East Sussex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 133 118 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 49.08% 40.41% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 285 306
Median daily rate £345 £425 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.82% +34.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £588 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.93 - £20.07
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 - £18.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 - £21.55
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 East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in East Sussex

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in East Sussex