Period
to 22 January 2018

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 6 months to 22 January 2018 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
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 36 42
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 +3
Contract jobs citing J2EE 23 42 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.72% 5.15% 4.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.66% 19.81% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 37 24
Gloucestershire median daily rate £525 £525 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.60% +23.13%
10th Percentile £447 £378 £313
90th Percentile £563 £575 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £43.00

J2EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 117 212 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 18.93% 26.01% 28.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 158 169
Gloucestershire median daily rate £460 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £273 £310 £238
90th Percentile £563 £575 £532
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 17
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £42.50 £46.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.61% +3.37% -
10th Percentile £41.25 £46.00 £39.75
90th Percentile £43.75 £46.00 £56.53
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% +3.70%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 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 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -10 6 £538 -2.27%
Cheltenham +7 1 - - 3
Cirencester - 1 - -
J2EE
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 22 (95.65%) Java
2 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (65.22%) Web Services
4 12 (52.17%) C
4 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
5 10 (43.48%) DV Cleared
6 7 (30.43%) Mule
6 7 (30.43%) Mule ESB
7 5 (21.74%) MuleSoft
7 5 (21.74%) SAP PI
7 5 (21.74%) Middleware
7 5 (21.74%) SAP
7 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 5 (21.74%) ERP
8 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
8 3 (13.04%) SOAP
8 3 (13.04%) Windows
8 3 (13.04%) XML
8 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
8 3 (13.04%) SQL
8 3 (13.04%) JIRA
8 3 (13.04%) REST
9 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
9 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
9 2 (8.70%) Play Framework
9 2 (8.70%) DevOps
9 2 (8.70%) User Experience
9 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines

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 7 (30.43%) Mule
1 7 (30.43%) Mule ESB
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Mercurial
2 2 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.35%) Ant
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Maven
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) MuleSoft Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) UI Developer
4 2 (8.70%) UI/UX Developer
4 2 (8.70%) UX Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) Web Services
2 5 (21.74%) Middleware
2 5 (21.74%) SAP PI
3 3 (13.04%) REST
3 3 (13.04%) SOAP
3 3 (13.04%) XML
4 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.70%) EJB
4 2 (8.70%) JSON
4 2 (8.70%) Play Framework
4 2 (8.70%) RESTful
4 2 (8.70%) Spring
5 1 (4.35%) .NET
5 1 (4.35%) CSS
5 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
5 1 (4.35%) HTML
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) ERP
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Thinking
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) RAD
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) BDD
4 1 (4.35%) SDLC
4 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.35%) TDD
4 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) C
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) Groovy
5 1 (4.35%) Jython
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 10 (43.48%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (4.35%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) MuleSoft
1 5 (21.74%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) CA
3 1 (4.35%) HP