The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for J2SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 28 June 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, Standard Edition (J2SE)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 - 122
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing J2SE 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.28% - 0.094%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £408 £405
% change year-on-year +22.69% +0.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £65.00

J2SE 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 400 466 468
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.20% 23.42% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 972 1155 1031
Median daily rate £395 £363 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.96% -2.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £281 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 79 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +36.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.22 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £59.31 £41.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

J2SE
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing J2SE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for J2SE in Hampshire

J2SE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing J2SE in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for J2SE in Hampshire

J2SE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2SE in Hampshire

J2SE
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 J2SE within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Basingstoke - 4 - -
J2SE
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing J2SE 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 J2SE.

1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Swing
1 5 (100.00%) Java RMI
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) Software AG
1 5 (100.00%) webMethods
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Axis
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering

J2SE
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 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SOA Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Axis
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Java RMI
1 5 (100.00%) Swing
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Software AG
1 5 (100.00%) webMethods
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
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