The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 54 - 60
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 9 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.62% - 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.02% - 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 8
Median daily rate £475 - £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 - £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £376
% change year-on-year +15.38% +3.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -12.28% +18.75%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 224 141 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 40.43% 28.37% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 112 105
Median daily rate £438 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.52% -7.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £49.50 £11.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +350.00% -47.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £25.50 £28.25
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 Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Oxfordshire

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Oxfordshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Oxford - 4 £500 - 1
Kidlington - 2 £475 -
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) Spring
3 14 (58.33%) SQL
4 12 (50.00%) JUnit
4 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (45.83%) Oracle
5 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
6 10 (41.67%) XML
6 10 (41.67%) Publishing
7 9 (37.50%) MVC
7 9 (37.50%) JSF
7 9 (37.50%) Maven
7 9 (37.50%) Java EE
7 9 (37.50%) JMS
7 9 (37.50%) Spring MVC
7 9 (37.50%) REST
8 8 (33.33%) Node.js
8 8 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 8 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (33.33%) Linux
8 8 (33.33%) J2SE
9 7 (29.17%) Ant
9 7 (29.17%) XPath
9 7 (29.17%) Play Framework
9 7 (29.17%) Mockito
9 7 (29.17%) jQuery
9 7 (29.17%) Grails
9 7 (29.17%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (25.00%) nginx
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.17%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (16.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) JUnit
2 9 (37.50%) Maven
3 7 (29.17%) Ant
3 7 (29.17%) Mockito
4 3 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (8.33%) JIRA
6 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (41.67%) Publishing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Angular Developer
3 5 (20.83%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (16.67%) AWS Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.33%) OBIEE Developer
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Siebel Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Siebel Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) Spring
2 10 (41.67%) XML
3 9 (37.50%) Java EE
3 9 (37.50%) JMS
3 9 (37.50%) JSF
3 9 (37.50%) REST
3 9 (37.50%) Spring MVC
4 8 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 8 (33.33%) J2SE
4 8 (33.33%) Node.js
5 7 (29.17%) Grails
5 7 (29.17%) jQuery
5 7 (29.17%) Play Framework
6 6 (25.00%) React
7 4 (16.67%) .NET
7 4 (16.67%) HTML
8 3 (12.50%) JSP
9 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
10 1 (4.17%) Ehcache
10 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Unix
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) MVC
3 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (25.00%) SOA
3 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Process Improvement
4 5 (20.83%) Product Management
4 5 (20.83%) TDD
5 4 (16.67%) BPEL
5 4 (16.67%) BPMN
5 4 (16.67%) CRM
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 3 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 7 (29.17%) XPath
5 3 (12.50%) C
5 3 (12.50%) C++
5 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Ansible
1 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Siebel
2 3 (12.50%) Talend
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com