The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 126 139 109
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -30
Contract jobs citing J2EE 46 70 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.33% 1.30% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.76% 4.24% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 53 74
Median daily rate £425 £500 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £380 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £624 £604
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1222 1651 1759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.29% 30.58% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1033 1353 1295
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 12
Median hourly rate £20.00 £62.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 93 (95.88%) Java
2 51 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (40.21%) Spring
4 29 (29.90%) Oracle
5 28 (28.87%) TDD
6 26 (26.80%) Web Services
7 23 (23.71%) Finance
7 23 (23.71%) Hibernate
8 22 (22.68%) Scrum
8 22 (22.68%) XML
9 20 (20.62%) JavaScript
9 20 (20.62%) SQL
10 19 (19.59%) SOAP
10 19 (19.59%) Unix
10 19 (19.59%) JMS
11 18 (18.56%) Servlets
11 18 (18.56%) JIRA
12 17 (17.53%) JSP
13 16 (16.49%) HTML
13 16 (16.49%) OO
13 16 (16.49%) Maven
13 16 (16.49%) REST
14 15 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (14.43%) WebSphere
16 13 (13.40%) SOA
16 13 (13.40%) WebLogic
16 13 (13.40%) Jenkins
16 13 (13.40%) BDD
17 12 (12.37%) Oracle Database
17 12 (12.37%) EJB

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 14 (14.43%) WebSphere
2 13 (13.40%) WebLogic
3 12 (12.37%) JBoss
4 8 (8.25%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (6.19%) Apache Spark
6 5 (5.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (5.15%) Mule
7 3 (3.09%) CMS
7 3 (3.09%) GlassFish
7 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.06%) Confluence
8 2 (2.06%) IIS
8 2 (2.06%) Mule ESB
8 2 (2.06%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.06%) WildFly
9 1 (1.03%) Apache Pig
9 1 (1.03%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.03%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Documaker
1 1 (1.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.15%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.12%) Force.com
4 2 (2.06%) GitHub
5 1 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.03%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) SNMP
2 2 (2.06%) FTP
2 2 (2.06%) HTTP
3 1 (1.03%) DDNS
3 1 (1.03%) DHCP
3 1 (1.03%) DNS
3 1 (1.03%) Internet
3 1 (1.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.37%) Oracle Database
2 10 (10.31%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (10.31%) Relational Database
2 10 (10.31%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.09%) Big Data
6 3 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.09%) DB2
6 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.06%) Jackrabbit
7 2 (2.06%) MySQL
8 1 (1.03%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.03%) Cloudera CDH
8 1 (1.03%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.03%) Flink
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.03%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 18 (18.56%) JIRA
2 16 (16.49%) Maven
3 13 (13.40%) Jenkins
4 12 (12.37%) Git (software)
5 10 (10.31%) Subversion
6 8 (8.25%) Selenium
7 7 (7.22%) JUnit
7 7 (7.22%) SoapUI
8 6 (6.19%) Eclipse
9 5 (5.15%) Ant
9 5 (5.15%) GitLab
9 5 (5.15%) Gradle
9 5 (5.15%) IntelliJ
9 5 (5.15%) Mockito
10 3 (3.09%) Eclipse RCP
11 1 (1.03%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.03%) Grunt
11 1 (1.03%) gulp
11 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (23.71%) Finance
2 11 (11.34%) Retail
3 10 (10.31%) Banking
4 6 (6.19%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.19%) Marketing
5 5 (5.15%) Back Office
5 5 (5.15%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.09%) Law
7 2 (2.06%) Front Office
7 2 (2.06%) Games
8 1 (1.03%) Legal
8 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (74.23%) Developer
2 48 (49.48%) Java Developer
3 9 (9.28%) Senior Developer
4 8 (8.25%) Agile Developer
4 8 (8.25%) Architect
4 8 (8.25%) Java Engineer
4 8 (8.25%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 7 (7.22%) J2EE Developer
5 7 (7.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Java Web Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Cloud Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Core Java Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Elasticsearch Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Investment Banking Java Developer
8 4 (4.12%) J2EE Web Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (40.21%) Spring
2 26 (26.80%) Web Services
3 23 (23.71%) Hibernate
4 22 (22.68%) XML
5 19 (19.59%) JMS
5 19 (19.59%) SOAP
6 18 (18.56%) Servlets
7 17 (17.53%) JSP
8 16 (16.49%) HTML
8 16 (16.49%) REST
9 12 (12.37%) EJB
10 11 (11.34%) CSS
10 11 (11.34%) JDBC
11 9 (9.28%) Middleware
12 8 (8.25%) .NET
12 8 (8.25%) RESTful
12 8 (8.25%) Spring Boot
12 8 (8.25%) Visualforce
13 7 (7.22%) jQuery
13 7 (7.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.15%) Hedge funds
3 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.09%) Life Science
5 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.06%) User Experience
6 1 (1.03%) Clustering
6 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.03%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.03%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.03%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.03%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.03%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.59%) Unix
2 11 (11.34%) Linux
3 4 (4.12%) Windows
4 2 (2.06%) Solaris
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (28.87%) TDD
3 22 (22.68%) Scrum
4 16 (16.49%) OO
5 15 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (13.40%) BDD
6 13 (13.40%) SOA
7 12 (12.37%) MVC
7 12 (12.37%) Software Engineering
8 11 (11.34%) E-Commerce
8 11 (11.34%) Unit Testing
9 10 (10.31%) Web Development
10 8 (8.25%) Configuration Management
10 8 (8.25%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (8.25%) DevOps
10 8 (8.25%) Kanban
10 8 (8.25%) Migration
11 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (6.19%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.19%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (95.88%) Java
2 20 (20.62%) JavaScript
2 20 (20.62%) SQL
3 9 (9.28%) PL/SQL
4 7 (7.22%) Apex Code
5 6 (6.19%) Scala
5 6 (6.19%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.15%) C++
7 3 (3.09%) C
7 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.09%) SOQL
8 2 (2.06%) C#
9 1 (1.03%) Groovy
9 1 (1.03%) Korn
9 1 (1.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (9.28%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.25%) Degree
3 3 (3.09%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) FATCA
System Software
1 5 (5.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.03%) GridGain
3 1 (1.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (2.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (2.06%) Puppet
2 1 (1.03%) Cacti
2 1 (1.03%) Nagios
2 1 (1.03%) Oozie
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 29 (29.90%) Oracle
2 10 (10.31%) IBM
3 9 (9.28%) Sybase
4 8 (8.25%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (7.22%) Google
6 6 (6.19%) ATG
7 5 (5.15%) BEA
8 3 (3.09%) Adobe
8 3 (3.09%) Canoo
8 3 (3.09%) hybris
8 3 (3.09%) MuleSoft
9 2 (2.06%) Solace
9 2 (2.06%) Sun
9 2 (2.06%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.06%) WorldPay
10 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.03%) GigaSpaces
10 1 (1.03%) Netezza
10 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.03%) webMethods
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