The first table below looks at the demand for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Canary Wharf region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 20 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing J2EE 3 0 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.96% - 6.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.82% - 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate - - £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £383
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.80 £35.11 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +8.03%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
34 93 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 22.22% 26.05% 35.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 73 97
Average daily rate £575 £600 £536
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £500 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
J2EE
London

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE.

1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
1 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (75.00%) Middleware
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 6 (75.00%) Zachman Framework
2 6 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 6 (75.00%) MODAF
2 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) VB
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Documentum
3 5 (62.50%) Migration
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) IBM
5 3 (37.50%) CMMI
5 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (37.50%) Back Office
5 3 (37.50%) CA
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Network Security
5 3 (37.50%) ClearQuest

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Documentum
2 2 (25.00%) CMS
2 2 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) EDRMS
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) ClearQuest
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (37.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Middleware
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) Dojo
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) JDBC
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) XSL
2 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Social Network
1 2 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) Zachman Framework
2 6 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 6 (75.00%) MODAF
2 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (62.50%) Migration
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) CMMI
5 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (25.00%) SEO
6 2 (25.00%) Workflow
6 2 (25.00%) Content Management
6 2 (25.00%) B2B
6 2 (25.00%) RUP
6 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (12.50%) OOD
7 1 (12.50%) UML
7 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Nimsoft
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) CA
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) BEA
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter