The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
South East / East Sussex
Rank - 39 36
Contract jobs citing Java EE 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 0.34% 1.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.81% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Java EE 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 82 123 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 39.05% 41.98% 33.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 89 48
Median daily rate £350 £335 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.47% +8.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +47.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing Java EE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in East Sussex

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in East Sussex

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) jMock
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) jMock
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) CA Agile Central