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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 17 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing J2EE 5 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.21% 2.70% 2.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.24% 8.47% 10.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 6
Average daily rate
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£500 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -6.25%
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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
29 59 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 30.21% 31.89% 25.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 42 45
Average daily rate £475 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £490 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £800 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 January 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) JSP
3 3 (42.86%) Adobe
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Ant
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) EJB
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Sybase
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) OOP

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (42.86%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Navigator
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Ant
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) ClearQuest
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Rational Rose
3 1 (14.29%) Toad
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Hybris Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Swing Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) EJB
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) OLE
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) DHTML
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) ADO
4 1 (14.29%) COM+
4 1 (14.29%) ActiveX
4 1 (14.29%) Swing
4 1 (14.29%) JMS
4 1 (14.29%) JavaBeans
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) VB6
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Adobe
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Sybase
4 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos
4 1 (14.29%) hybris