Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 21 November 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 91 91
Rank change year-on-year -8 0 +11
Contract jobs citing Java EE 2 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.13% 0.14% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.63% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate £625 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.06% +9.68% +12.32%
10th Percentile £588 £373 £364
90th Percentile £663 £478 £421
East of England median daily rate £400 £475 £375
% change year-on-year -15.79% +26.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 - -

Java EE 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 382 318 392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 24.19% 22.94% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 188 207
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.09%
10th Percentile £271 £263 £225
90th Percentile £588 £538 £505
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 12
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £34.81 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.91% +66.29% -49.55%
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Java EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Hertfordshire

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java EE in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in Hertfordshire

Java EE
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Watford -6 1 £625 +47.06% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Java EE
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Commerce Server
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) JasperReports
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Liferay

Java EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) Commerce Server
1 1 (50.00%) Liferay
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) JasperReports
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) French Language
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Talend