Period
to 22 July 2017

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 July 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
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 38 26
Rank change year-on-year -13 -12 +25
Contract jobs citing J2EE 18 41 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.63% 4.28% 7.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.98% 17.60% 21.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 37
Gloucestershire median daily rate £525 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £406 £363 £350
90th Percentile £563 £608 £513
South West median daily rate £410 £416 £400
% change year-on-year -1.50% +4.06% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -44.44% -

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 164 233 309
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 23.94% 24.32% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 146 214
Gloucestershire median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% - +21.21%
10th Percentile £268 £299 £308
90th Percentile £563 £575 £509
South West median daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 4
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £43.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -7.51% +4.85%
10th Percentile £31.25 £40.00 £29.88
90th Percentile £56.88 £40.00 £46.60
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £41.44 £39.63
% change year-on-year +8.60% +4.57% +10.07%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 22 July 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 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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 -11 2 £375 -37.50%
J2EE
South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 17 (94.44%) Web Services
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 14 (77.78%) DV Cleared
4 13 (72.22%) C
5 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle
5 5 (27.78%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) SDLC
5 5 (27.78%) JPA
6 4 (22.22%) EJB 3.0
6 4 (22.22%) JSF
6 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) PrimeFaces
6 4 (22.22%) REST
6 4 (22.22%) XSD
6 4 (22.22%) XSLT
6 4 (22.22%) EJB
6 4 (22.22%) JBoss
6 4 (22.22%) JUnit
6 4 (22.22%) Workflow
6 4 (22.22%) JAXB
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.56%) Mule
8 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.56%) Jenkins

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 4 (22.22%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Mule
2 1 (5.56%) Mule ESB
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) C++ Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
4 1 (5.56%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (5.56%) UX Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
2 5 (27.78%) JPA
2 5 (27.78%) XML
3 4 (22.22%) EJB
3 4 (22.22%) EJB 3.0
3 4 (22.22%) JAXB
3 4 (22.22%) JSF
3 4 (22.22%) PrimeFaces
3 4 (22.22%) REST
3 4 (22.22%) XSD
3 4 (22.22%) XSLT
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware
4 1 (5.56%) Play Framework
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) SAP PI
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Scrum
2 5 (27.78%) SDLC
3 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) RAD
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (77.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) SAP