The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 3 months to 28 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.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 - 46
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Java EE 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.49% - 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.04% - 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £423 £413
% change year-on-year -5.32% +2.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Java EE 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 Lancashire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 49 99 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 24.02% 23.08% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 51 60
Median daily rate £325 £399 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.49% +4.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £262 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £38.00 £46.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.73% -17.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Lancashire

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in Lancashire

Java EE
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Lytham St Annes - 1 - -
Java EE
North West

Java EE
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity

Java EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java