The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 18 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing J2EE 6 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.31% 5.03% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.08% 15.09% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Median daily rate £650 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.60 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-11.33% +12.00%
J2EE
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 53 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.01% 33.33% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 12
Median daily rate £650 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £550 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the Canary Wharf region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (37.50%) GWT
5 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
5 3 (37.50%) Scala
5 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
5 3 (37.50%) REST
5 3 (37.50%) HBase
5 3 (37.50%) Big Data
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) Apache
5 3 (37.50%) MySQL
5 3 (37.50%) HDFS
5 3 (37.50%) Functional Programming
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Apache Spark
6 2 (25.00%) Google
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) DB2
6 2 (25.00%) C
6 2 (25.00%) C++

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Spark
3 2 (25.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (12.50%) JBoss
4 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (37.50%) HBase
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) UniData
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Log4j
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Hadoop Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Hadoop Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Scala Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Lead Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Lead Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Scala Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Applications Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (37.50%) GWT
3 3 (37.50%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
5 1 (12.50%) HornetQ
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) JAXB
5 1 (12.50%) JDBC
5 1 (12.50%) JMS
5 1 (12.50%) JMX
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) JSTL
5 1 (12.50%) Servlets
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Equities
2 1 (12.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) AIX
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Functional Programming
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Collateral Management
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Scala
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) VB6
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Google
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sencha
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase