Period
to 22 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 31 39
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 +14
Contract jobs citing J2EE 29 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.40% 4.35% 4.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.32% 15.85% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 31
Northamptonshire median daily rate £388 £500 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +16.28% +7.50%
10th Percentile £304 £415 £381
90th Percentile £415 £550 £638
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year -5.88% -1.16% +7.50%
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 311 183 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 36.46% 27.48% 21.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 119 135
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £312 £290 £313
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.19% +1.40% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% +139.81%

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 October 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 October 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 +9 28 £375 -37.50% 3
J2EE
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 22 (75.86%) Java
2 19 (65.52%) Spring
3 18 (62.07%) JUnit
3 18 (62.07%) Spring Boot
4 15 (51.72%) REST
4 15 (51.72%) Web Services
5 14 (48.28%) JIRA
6 12 (41.38%) jQuery
6 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
6 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (41.38%) Scrum
7 11 (37.93%) Selenium
7 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
7 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
8 10 (34.48%) Gradle
8 10 (34.48%) Spring Security
8 10 (34.48%) Ajax
8 10 (34.48%) Node.js
8 10 (34.48%) HTML5
8 10 (34.48%) HTML
8 10 (34.48%) CSS
9 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
9 9 (31.03%) HP UFT
9 9 (31.03%) Subversion
9 9 (31.03%) Maven
9 9 (31.03%) Puppet
9 9 (31.03%) Open Source
9 9 (31.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (31.03%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (31.03%) Swagger

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 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) Confluence
2 3 (10.34%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.34%) JBoss
3 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SSL
2 2 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) JUnit
2 14 (48.28%) JIRA
3 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
3 11 (37.93%) Selenium
4 10 (34.48%) Gradle
5 9 (31.03%) CA Release Automation
5 9 (31.03%) HP UFT
5 9 (31.03%) Maven
5 9 (31.03%) Subversion
6 6 (20.69%) Mockito
7 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
8 2 (6.90%) IntelliJ
8 2 (6.90%) NetBeans
9 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
9 1 (3.45%) JProfiler
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 20 (68.97%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Middleware Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) SAP Developer
4 2 (6.90%) SAP Support
4 2 (6.90%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Support
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Pega Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Pega Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Unix Support
5 1 (3.45%) Unix Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (65.52%) Spring
2 18 (62.07%) Spring Boot
3 15 (51.72%) REST
3 15 (51.72%) Web Services
4 12 (41.38%) jQuery
5 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
6 10 (34.48%) Ajax
6 10 (34.48%) CSS
6 10 (34.48%) HTML
6 10 (34.48%) HTML5
6 10 (34.48%) Node.js
6 10 (34.48%) Spring Security
7 9 (31.03%) Swagger
7 9 (31.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (24.14%) Hibernate
9 6 (20.69%) Gherkin
10 5 (17.24%) Middleware
10 5 (17.24%) XML
11 4 (13.79%) SOAP
12 3 (10.34%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.90%) Clustering
1 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Unix
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (41.38%) Scrum
2 9 (31.03%) Deployment Automation
2 9 (31.03%) Open Source
2 9 (31.03%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (20.69%) BDD
3 6 (20.69%) OO
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps
4 3 (10.34%) Task Automation
5 2 (6.90%) Case Management
5 2 (6.90%) Garbage Collection
5 2 (6.90%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.90%) Server Management
5 2 (6.90%) SOLID
5 2 (6.90%) Web Development
5 2 (6.90%) Workflow
6 1 (3.45%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
3 5 (17.24%) Python
4 4 (13.79%) ActionScript
4 4 (13.79%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (6.90%) ABAP
5 2 (6.90%) Jython
5 2 (6.90%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (31.03%) Puppet
2 3 (10.34%) collectd
2 3 (10.34%) Grafana
2 3 (10.34%) Graphite
2 3 (10.34%) Kibana
2 3 (10.34%) logstash
3 2 (6.90%) CA Wily
3 2 (6.90%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (6.90%) Apple
2 2 (6.90%) IBM
2 2 (6.90%) Kony
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Pega
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (3.45%) Perforce
3 1 (3.45%) Tableau