Period
to 24 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 24 November 2020 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)
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 87 80
Rank change year-on-year +38 -7 +7
Contract jobs citing J2EE 1 3 32
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Wales 0.20% 0.25% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.05% 1.07% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 19
Median daily rate £225 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.77% -23.53% +70.00%
10th Percentile £213 £313 £372
90th Percentile £238 £338 £570
UK median daily rate £488 £510 £480
% change year-on-year -4.41% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £62.75 £55.00
% change year-on-year -44.22% +14.09% +42.86%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 95 281 585
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.74% 23.57% 34.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 203 418
Median daily rate £425 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £298 £283 £313
90th Percentile £550 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £480 £495 £475
% change year-on-year -3.03% +4.21% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Median hourly rate - £35.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +44.90% +5.88%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% +1.20% +3.75%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Wales

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing J2EE in Wales.

Daily rate trend for J2EE in Wales

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing J2EE in Wales.

Hourly rate trend for J2EE in Wales

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Wales region over the 6 months to 24 November 2020. 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
South Wales +28 1 £225 -30.77% 1
J2EE
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2020, 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 Wales region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8
1 1 (100.00%) SQL