The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 26 April 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 West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 35 17
Rank change year-on-year -1 -18  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 11 20 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.04% 4.21% 9.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.94% 18.87% 26.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 20
Median daily rate £525 £550 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.54% +20.08%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £386
% change year-on-year +9.37% +3.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% -7.89%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 85 106 167
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 23.48% 22.32% 34.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 64 110
Median daily rate £375 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £307 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £43.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 - £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Gloucestershire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Gloucestershire

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Gloucestershire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -4 1 £375 -
J2EE
South West

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (93.75%) Java
2 30 (93.75%) Web Services
3 28 (87.50%) DV Cleared
3 28 (87.50%) Security Cleared
4 21 (65.63%) C
5 13 (40.63%) Hibernate
6 12 (37.50%) Scrum
7 11 (34.38%) EJB
7 11 (34.38%) JPA
7 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
8 10 (31.25%) Oracle
8 10 (31.25%) SDLC
9 9 (28.13%) REST
9 9 (28.13%) PrimeFaces
9 9 (28.13%) JUnit
9 9 (28.13%) XML
9 9 (28.13%) XSD
9 9 (28.13%) XSLT
9 9 (28.13%) JBoss
9 9 (28.13%) Workflow
9 9 (28.13%) JAXB
9 9 (28.13%) JSF
9 9 (28.13%) Software Testing
9 9 (28.13%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (28.13%) EJB 3.0
10 8 (25.00%) RESTful
10 8 (25.00%) WebLogic
11 7 (21.88%) Python
12 5 (15.63%) JavaScript

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 9 (28.13%) JBoss
2 8 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.25%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Apache Hive
1 2 (6.25%) Big Data
1 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) JUnit
2 5 (15.63%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Electronics
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 28 (87.50%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Python Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (93.75%) Web Services
2 13 (40.63%) Hibernate
3 11 (34.38%) EJB
3 11 (34.38%) JPA
4 9 (28.13%) EJB 3.0
4 9 (28.13%) JAXB
4 9 (28.13%) JSF
4 9 (28.13%) PrimeFaces
4 9 (28.13%) REST
4 9 (28.13%) XML
4 9 (28.13%) XSD
4 9 (28.13%) XSLT
5 8 (25.00%) RESTful
6 5 (15.63%) Middleware
7 4 (12.50%) SOAP
7 4 (12.50%) Spring
8 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
8 3 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (6.25%) Java EE
9 2 (6.25%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Android
1 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Scrum
3 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
4 10 (31.25%) SDLC
5 9 (28.13%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (28.13%) Software Testing
5 9 (28.13%) Workflow
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.38%) TDD
8 2 (6.25%) Coaching
8 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.25%) Mobile Development
8 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
8 2 (6.25%) User Stories
9 1 (3.13%) DevOps
9 1 (3.13%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) Java
2 21 (65.63%) C
3 7 (21.88%) Python
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 28 (87.50%) DV Cleared
1 28 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) SAP