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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
South East / Hampshire
Rank - - 120
Contract jobs citing J2SE 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire - - 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +53.84% -18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 432 441 509
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 23.52% 20.27% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 310 255
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £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%  

J2SE
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing J2SE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2SE in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2SE in Hampshire