Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 18 November 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)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 43 70
Rank change year-on-year -4 +27 -14
Contract jobs citing J2EE 9 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.75% 1.31% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.81% 5.00% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 6
Somerset median daily rate £368 £359 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% -22.43% +23.33%
10th Percentile £275 £334 £338
90th Percentile £481 £387 £625
South West median daily rate £410 £425 £463
% change year-on-year -3.53% -8.11% +19.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Somerset median hourly rate - - £43.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - £44.00

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 155 120 284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 30.10% 26.14% 39.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 92 178
Somerset median daily rate £375 £359 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.53% -1.03% +11.54%
10th Percentile £276 £236 £275
90th Percentile £486 £463 £438
South West median daily rate £390 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +5.41% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 41
Somerset median hourly rate £52.50 £122.50 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.14% +186.55% +22.14%
10th Percentile £50.50 £68.00 £32.54
90th Percentile £53.75 £181.00 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £48.00 £36.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +32.41% -14.71% -

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Somerset

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Somerset

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Somerset over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Somerset

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Somerset

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Bath -5 7 £375 +4.53%
Clevedon - 2 £300 -
J2EE
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) JSON
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) Maven
4 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 5 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (55.56%) D3.js
4 5 (55.56%) Build Automation
4 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 5 (55.56%) Gradle
4 5 (55.56%) RESTful
4 5 (55.56%) Microservices
4 5 (55.56%) React
4 5 (55.56%) Spring Boot
4 5 (55.56%) Cloud Native
5 4 (44.44%) Rancher
5 4 (44.44%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (44.44%) Kotlin
5 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
5 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
5 4 (44.44%) Ansible
5 4 (44.44%) Docker
5 4 (44.44%) Linux

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Gradle
1 5 (55.56%) Maven
2 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Java Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Java Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (11.11%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (66.67%) JSON
3 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
3 5 (55.56%) D3.js
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (55.56%) React
3 5 (55.56%) RESTful
3 5 (55.56%) Spring Boot
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (33.33%) Node.js
4 3 (33.33%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) Middleware
5 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Build Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Microservices
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Acceptance Criteria
3 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) System Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) Groovy
3 4 (44.44%) Kotlin
3 4 (44.44%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Scala
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
1 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
1 4 (44.44%) Rancher