Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 22 January 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)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 39 33
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 +15
Contract jobs citing J2EE 28 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.47% 3.43% 3.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.15% 15.09% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 28
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.39% -26.19%
10th Percentile £280 £372 £287
90th Percentile £548 £600 £483
East Midlands median daily rate £420 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% -9.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 213 212 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 33.97% 22.75% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 122 79
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £275
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +4.73% +5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £9.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £38.75 £21.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +80.23% -38.57% -6.67%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Northamptonshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing J2EE in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Northamptonshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Northamptonshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Northampton +5 3 £275 -12.00% 1
J2EE
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (92.86%) Spring
2 26 (92.86%) Java
3 21 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 21 (75.00%) Oracle
3 21 (75.00%) Java EE
4 19 (67.86%) SQL
5 18 (64.29%) JUnit
5 18 (64.29%) Maven
6 16 (57.14%) NoSQL
7 14 (50.00%) Hibernate
8 7 (25.00%) Web Services
8 7 (25.00%) SDLC
9 6 (21.43%) RESTful
10 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
10 5 (17.86%) JBoss
10 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
11 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 4 (14.29%) JMS
11 4 (14.29%) Internet
11 4 (14.29%) Finance
11 4 (14.29%) Ajax
11 4 (14.29%) JSON
11 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (14.29%) jQuery
12 3 (10.71%) Web Development
12 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (10.71%) JPA
12 3 (10.71%) Microservices
12 3 (10.71%) Relational Database

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (17.86%) JBoss
1 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
2 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.14%) Spotfire
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (64.29%) JUnit
1 18 (64.29%) Maven
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Gradle
2 2 (7.14%) IntelliJ
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) JProfiler
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 23 (82.14%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Java Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Java Web Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Lead Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Lead Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.57%) Business Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Business Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) Spring
2 21 (75.00%) Java EE
3 14 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (25.00%) Web Services
5 6 (21.43%) RESTful
6 4 (14.29%) Ajax
6 4 (14.29%) JMS
6 4 (14.29%) jQuery
6 4 (14.29%) JSON
7 3 (10.71%) JPA
8 2 (7.14%) EJB
8 2 (7.14%) JSP
8 2 (7.14%) Servlets
8 2 (7.14%) SOAP
8 2 (7.14%) Struts
9 1 (3.57%) XML
9 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (25.00%) SDLC
4 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.71%) Microservices
5 3 (10.71%) TDD
5 3 (10.71%) Web Development
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.14%) IT Strategy
6 2 (7.14%) OO
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) Java
2 19 (67.86%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Apple
2 2 (7.14%) Capita
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (7.14%) Tableau
3 1 (3.57%) Perforce