Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 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)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 48 40
Rank change year-on-year +5 -8 +25
Contract jobs citing J2EE 3 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.67% 1.56% 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.14% 4.46% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 6
Somerset median daily rate £445 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.67% +1.69% -13.24%
10th Percentile £420 £356 £313
90th Percentile £470 £500 £438
South West median daily rate £450 £410 £416
% change year-on-year +9.76% -1.50% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Somerset median hourly rate - - £25.00
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +40.00% -44.44%

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 140 157 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 31.04% 34.97% 30.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 107 94
Somerset median daily rate £414 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.09% +11.43% -3.11%
10th Percentile £312 £306 £263
90th Percentile £501 £485 £442
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.11% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 23
Somerset median hourly rate £175.00 £52.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% +35.48% -9.36%
10th Percentile £162.50 £47.50 £31.60
90th Percentile £187.50 £53.75 £57.00
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £41.44
% change year-on-year -1.11% +8.60% +4.57%

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 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 22 July 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
Bath -1 2 - -
Taunton +3 1 £445 +18.67%
J2EE
South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Amdocs
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Cramer
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (33.33%) Mongrel
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Jetty
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) nginx
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Google App Engine
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data

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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Jetty
1 1 (33.33%) Mongrel
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Google App Engine
1 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Amdocs
1 2 (66.67%) Cramer
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware