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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 20 26 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Contract jobs citing J2EE 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.33% 1.72% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.76% 5.88% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£500 - £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £34.38 £33.86
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +1.52%
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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
41 51 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 34.17% 29.31% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 36 61
Average daily rate £500 £538 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £800 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 31 March 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe
3 3 (50.00%) Ant
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) EJB
4 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (16.67%) hybris
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SOA Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Java Swing Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Hybris Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) EJB
2 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Swing
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Jython
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (16.67%) hybris