The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 91 100 110
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 24 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.29% 1.19% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.47% 5.87% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 3
Median daily rate £538 £384 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.06% -19.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £325 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £38.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -1.31% +5.55%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 439 443 507
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 23.58% 20.30% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 311 254
Median daily rate £400 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -4.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 13
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% +1.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £17.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £47.50 £40.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Hampshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Hampshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Hampshire

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Hampshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Farnborough 0 4 - - 3
Fleet +29 2 £525 +23.52%
Winchester +7 2 £378 +16.15% 1
Aldershot - 2 £563 - 1
Southampton +3 1 £600 +41.17% 2
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (68.29%) Web Services
3 25 (60.98%) Linux
4 24 (58.54%) Oracle
5 20 (48.78%) E-Commerce
6 19 (46.34%) Apache
6 19 (46.34%) JBoss
7 18 (43.90%) XML
7 18 (43.90%) Subversion
8 17 (41.46%) JSP
8 17 (41.46%) WebLogic
8 17 (41.46%) ATG
9 16 (39.02%) JDBC
9 16 (39.02%) Ant
9 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
9 16 (39.02%) JMS
9 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (39.02%) WebSphere
10 15 (36.59%) REST
10 15 (36.59%) Oracle Database
11 14 (34.15%) Servlets
12 13 (31.71%) XSLT
12 13 (31.71%) ATG Dynamo
12 13 (31.71%) Log4j
12 13 (31.71%) Personalization
13 12 (29.27%) Scrum
13 12 (29.27%) Quality Management
13 12 (29.27%) Spring
14 10 (24.39%) Gradle
15 9 (21.95%) TDD

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 19 (46.34%) Apache
1 19 (46.34%) JBoss
2 17 (41.46%) WebLogic
3 16 (39.02%) WebSphere
4 13 (31.71%) ATG Dynamo
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.44%) Confluence
6 1 (2.44%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) GitHub
2 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.88%) 3GPP
2 2 (4.88%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.88%) HBase
4 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.44%) JasperReports
5 1 (2.44%) OLTP
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.44%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Subversion
2 16 (39.02%) Ant
3 13 (31.71%) Log4j
4 10 (24.39%) Gradle
5 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
6 5 (12.20%) JIRA
7 4 (9.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
7 4 (9.76%) IntelliJ
7 4 (9.76%) JUnit
7 4 (9.76%) Mockito
8 3 (7.32%) Cucumber
8 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
8 3 (7.32%) Maven
9 1 (2.44%) Bower
9 1 (2.44%) Grunt
9 1 (2.44%) gulp
9 1 (2.44%) Selenium
9 1 (2.44%) Spock
General
1 7 (17.07%) Retail
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Billing
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (85.37%) Developer
2 16 (39.02%) Java Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Java Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.44%) J2EE Applications Developer
7 1 (2.44%) J2EE Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Senior J2EE Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (68.29%) Web Services
2 18 (43.90%) XML
3 17 (41.46%) JSP
4 16 (39.02%) JDBC
4 16 (39.02%) JMS
5 15 (36.59%) REST
6 14 (34.15%) Servlets
7 13 (31.71%) XSLT
8 12 (29.27%) Spring
9 8 (19.51%) JSF
10 7 (17.07%) SOAP
11 6 (14.63%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (14.63%) HTML
11 6 (14.63%) RESTful
12 5 (12.20%) Apache Camel
12 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
13 4 (9.76%) OSGi
13 4 (9.76%) PrimeFaces
13 4 (9.76%) Spring Boot
13 4 (9.76%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (9.76%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.32%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Unix
3 1 (2.44%) AIX
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Solaris
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) E-Commerce
2 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (31.71%) Personalization
4 12 (29.27%) Quality Management
4 12 (29.27%) Scrum
5 9 (21.95%) TDD
6 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
7 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.20%) BDD
8 5 (12.20%) System Testing
9 4 (9.76%) SOA
10 3 (7.32%) Data Protection
10 3 (7.32%) Integration Testing
10 3 (7.32%) OWASP
10 3 (7.32%) SDLC
10 3 (7.32%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (7.32%) TOGAF
11 2 (4.88%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (4.88%) DevOps
11 2 (4.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.51%) Shell Script
4 6 (14.63%) SQL
5 2 (4.88%) Scala
6 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) PA-DSS
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (4.88%) HDFS
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
1 1 (2.44%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Oracle
2 17 (41.46%) ATG
3 4 (9.76%) Splunk
4 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.44%) F5