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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 25 44 41
Rank change year-on-year +19 -3  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 17 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 4.78% 0.82% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.04% 2.92% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £450 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +29.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -1.31% +5.55%  

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 154 137 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 43.26% 28.02% 27.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 53 56
Median daily rate £375 £330 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -17.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £46.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Nottingham over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Nottingham

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Nottingham

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (65.63%) Spring
3 18 (56.25%) JSP
4 17 (53.13%) Oracle
5 16 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 13 (40.63%) SOAP
6 13 (40.63%) Struts
6 13 (40.63%) Eclipse
7 12 (37.50%) Web Services
7 12 (37.50%) DB2
8 11 (34.38%) Unix
8 11 (34.38%) Windows
8 11 (34.38%) Firewall
9 10 (31.25%) XML
9 10 (31.25%) XSLT
9 10 (31.25%) Ant
9 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
9 10 (31.25%) SQL
9 10 (31.25%) HTML
9 10 (31.25%) UDDI
9 10 (31.25%) WSDL
9 10 (31.25%) XML Schema
9 10 (31.25%) CSS
9 10 (31.25%) XHTML
9 10 (31.25%) Subversion
9 10 (31.25%) Maven
9 10 (31.25%) DB2 UDB
9 10 (31.25%) Apache Flex
9 10 (31.25%) jQuery
9 10 (31.25%) Performance Testing

J2EE
Top Related 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 8 (25.00%) JBoss
2 6 (18.75%) iPlanet
2 6 (18.75%) WebLogic
3 5 (15.63%) IIS
4 3 (9.38%) MQSeries
5 2 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Firewall
2 6 (18.75%) BIG-IP
3 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.50%) SAN
5 3 (9.38%) LDAP
6 2 (6.25%) FTP
6 2 (6.25%) NAS
6 2 (6.25%) SSH
7 1 (3.13%) HTTP
7 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) DB2
2 10 (31.25%) DB2 UDB
3 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
4 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Eclipse
2 10 (31.25%) Ant
2 10 (31.25%) Maven
2 10 (31.25%) Subversion
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
1 20 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Applications Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Java Applications Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.38%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Chief Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Chief Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) Spring
2 18 (56.25%) JSP
3 16 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 13 (40.63%) SOAP
4 13 (40.63%) Struts
5 12 (37.50%) Web Services
6 10 (31.25%) Apache Flex
6 10 (31.25%) CSS
6 10 (31.25%) HTML
6 10 (31.25%) jQuery
6 10 (31.25%) Struts2
6 10 (31.25%) UDDI
6 10 (31.25%) WSDL
6 10 (31.25%) XHTML
6 10 (31.25%) XML
6 10 (31.25%) XML Schema
6 10 (31.25%) XSLT
7 4 (12.50%) Java EE
7 4 (12.50%) JPA
8 3 (9.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
2 3 (9.38%) HP Storage
2 3 (9.38%) HP StoreVirtual
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) Grid Computing
3 2 (6.25%) Smart Meter
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Unix
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) AIX
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Solaris
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Open Source
1 10 (31.25%) Performance Testing
2 6 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (18.75%) Project Management
2 6 (18.75%) Six Sigma
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL V3
3 5 (15.63%) Migration
3 5 (15.63%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 4 (12.50%) QMS
4 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.38%) MVC
5 3 (9.38%) RAD
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) Time Management
6 2 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 10 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) JSP 440
2 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (18.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (12.50%) NetBackup
3 3 (9.38%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (6.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) BEA
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco
2 6 (18.75%) F5
2 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 6 (18.75%) Sun
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) 3PAR
3 4 (12.50%) EMC
3 4 (12.50%) HP
3 4 (12.50%) Symantec
4 2 (6.25%) BMC
4 2 (6.25%) Cognos
4 2 (6.25%) NetApp
4 2 (6.25%) Opsware
4 2 (6.25%) Qualys
4 2 (6.25%) Veritas