The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 28 June 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 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 43 39
Contract jobs citing J2EE 0 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham - 0.89% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.77% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £40.60
% change year-on-year -8.57% -13.79%  

J2EE 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 Nottingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 126 106 111
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 34.52% 23.50% 26.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 57 77
Median daily rate £368 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.37% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing J2EE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Nottingham

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Nottingham

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE in Nottingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Spring
3 10 (62.50%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) JBoss
5 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
6 5 (31.25%) Migration
6 5 (31.25%) Firewall
6 5 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Unix
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
6 5 (31.25%) IIS
6 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
7 4 (25.00%) JSP
7 4 (25.00%) Struts
7 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
7 4 (25.00%) JPA
7 4 (25.00%) Java EE
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (18.75%) Time Management
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (18.75%) AWT
8 3 (18.75%) RAD
8 3 (18.75%) Swing
8 3 (18.75%) SOAP
8 3 (18.75%) JDBC
8 3 (18.75%) EJB
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 7 (43.75%) JBoss
2 5 (31.25%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
3 1 (6.25%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
1 10 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Spring
2 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 4 (25.00%) Java EE
3 4 (25.00%) JPA
3 4 (25.00%) JSP
3 4 (25.00%) Struts
4 3 (18.75%) AWT
4 3 (18.75%) EJB
4 3 (18.75%) JDBC
4 3 (18.75%) SOAP
4 3 (18.75%) Swing
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
6 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
6 1 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) Struts2
6 1 (6.25%) UDDI
6 1 (6.25%) WSDL
6 1 (6.25%) XHTML
6 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
3 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (12.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
1 5 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) RAD
2 3 (18.75%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle