Period
to 18 December 2018

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 6 months to 18 December 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 115 134
Rank change year-on-year -11 +19 +13
Contract jobs citing J2EE 57 46 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.49% 1.29% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.46% 5.78% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 19
Hampshire median daily rate £410 £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.35% -7.50% +40.85%
10th Percentile £325 £370 £400
90th Percentile £475 £554 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +13.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,277 796 933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.38% 22.27% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 454 533
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £319 £290 £281
90th Percentile £575 £529 £513
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 58
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £44.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% -0.51% +2.24%
10th Percentile £31.30 £26.79 £18.59
90th Percentile £57.36 £54.20 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Hampshire

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 18 December 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
Winchester +18 21 £410 -13.68%
Farnborough -16 6 - - 2
Basingstoke +2 3 £343 -15.69%
Aldershot -4 2 £475 -9.52% 1
Havant -7 2 £450 -
Southampton -16 2 £419 -20.24%
Portsmouth -20 2 - -
J2EE
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 56 (98.25%) Java
2 51 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (73.68%) BDD
3 42 (73.68%) GitHub
4 34 (59.65%) REST
5 31 (54.39%) JSON
6 29 (50.88%) Spring
7 28 (49.12%) TDD
8 25 (43.86%) Linux
9 24 (42.11%) Unix
9 24 (42.11%) Middleware
9 24 (42.11%) Git (software)
10 23 (40.35%) Unit Testing
10 23 (40.35%) Hadoop
10 23 (40.35%) RabbitMQ
10 23 (40.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 23 (40.35%) Kafka
10 23 (40.35%) HBase
10 23 (40.35%) Big Data
10 23 (40.35%) Gradle
10 23 (40.35%) Jenkins
10 23 (40.35%) Shell Script
10 23 (40.35%) Apache
10 23 (40.35%) HDFS
10 23 (40.35%) Virtual Team
10 23 (40.35%) Linux Command Line
11 22 (38.60%) Degree
12 21 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (36.84%) System Testing
12 21 (36.84%) Apache Avro

J2EE
Co-occurring 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 23 (40.35%) Apache
2 3 (5.26%) JBoss
3 2 (3.51%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.51%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.51%) GemFire
3 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.75%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.75%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.75%) JRun
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.75%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 42 (73.68%) GitHub
2 2 (3.51%) PaaS
3 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (40.35%) Big Data
1 23 (40.35%) Hadoop
1 23 (40.35%) HBase
2 21 (36.84%) Parquet
3 19 (33.33%) Cloudant
3 19 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.51%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.51%) OLTP
6 1 (1.75%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.75%) DB2
6 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 23 (40.35%) Gradle
2 23 (40.35%) Jenkins
3 19 (33.33%) git-flow
3 19 (33.33%) Protractor
3 19 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (5.26%) JIRA
5 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.51%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.51%) JUnit
6 1 (1.75%) Maven
General
1 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (91.23%) Developer
2 30 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Hadoop Developer
4 10 (17.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (10.53%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Big Data Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Angular Developer
7 4 (7.02%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Agile Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Backend Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Core Java Developer
9 2 (3.51%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (3.51%) HTML Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (59.65%) REST
2 31 (54.39%) JSON
3 29 (50.88%) Spring
4 24 (42.11%) Middleware
5 23 (40.35%) Kafka
5 23 (40.35%) RabbitMQ
6 21 (36.84%) Apache Avro
7 19 (33.33%) Angular 2
7 19 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 19 (33.33%) CSS
7 19 (33.33%) HTML
7 19 (33.33%) HTML5
8 5 (8.77%) Hibernate
9 3 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (3.51%) Java EE
10 2 (3.51%) jQuery
10 2 (3.51%) RESTful
10 2 (3.51%) Spark Streaming
10 2 (3.51%) Spring Boot
10 2 (3.51%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 23 (40.35%) Linux Command Line
1 23 (40.35%) Virtual Team
2 3 (5.26%) User Experience
3 2 (3.51%) Fintech
3 2 (3.51%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.86%) Linux
2 24 (42.11%) Unix
3 1 (1.75%) Android
3 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (73.68%) BDD
3 28 (49.12%) TDD
4 23 (40.35%) Unit Testing
5 21 (36.84%) Benchmarking
5 21 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (36.84%) System Testing
6 11 (19.30%) Front End Development
7 8 (14.04%) API Development
8 3 (5.26%) Mathematics
8 3 (5.26%) Microservices
8 3 (5.26%) Open Source
8 3 (5.26%) Scrum
8 3 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.51%) ITSM
9 2 (3.51%) OO
9 2 (3.51%) OOP
9 2 (3.51%) SOA
9 2 (3.51%) UML
9 2 (3.51%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 56 (98.25%) Java
2 23 (40.35%) Shell Script
3 20 (35.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.26%) Java 8
5 2 (3.51%) Jython
5 2 (3.51%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) SQL
6 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (38.60%) Degree
2 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.75%) CCIE
5 1 (1.75%) CCNA
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 23 (40.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 23 (40.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (36.84%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.75%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 1 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) Remedy
1 3 (5.26%) Splunk
2 2 (3.51%) IBM
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.75%) NetIQ
3 1 (1.75%) Sun