The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 29 April 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)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 38 41
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.91% 0.30% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.54% 1.37% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £350 £475 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.31% +26.24%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +9.37% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £36.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year -12.32% -3.94%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 118 73 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 35.65% 21.99% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 55 44
Median daily rate £400 £345 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -10.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £440 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Swindon

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Swindon region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) BPMN
2 1 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (25.00%) Jython
2 1 (25.00%) BPEL
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) BPEL
1 1 (25.00%) BPMN
1 1 (25.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Jython
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago