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 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
London / City of London
Rank 109 109 118
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing J2EE 39 50 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.34% 1.56% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.78% 4.93% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 44 51
Median daily rate £550 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £423 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.96% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +73.61%

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
1033 1015 1547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.41% 31.65% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 872 858 1245
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017, 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 65 (81.25%) Java
2 41 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (48.75%) Spring
4 33 (41.25%) TDD
5 32 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 29 (36.25%) Web Services
7 29 (36.25%) Finance
8 27 (33.75%) JSP
9 26 (32.50%) Hibernate
9 26 (32.50%) Banking
9 26 (32.50%) REST
10 25 (31.25%) HTML
11 24 (30.00%) Oracle
12 23 (28.75%) SQL
12 23 (28.75%) Unix
13 22 (27.50%) MVC
14 21 (26.25%) CSS
15 20 (25.00%) SOAP
16 19 (23.75%) Maven
17 18 (22.50%) JSON
17 18 (22.50%) Linux
18 17 (21.25%) SOA
19 16 (20.00%) JUnit
19 16 (20.00%) JIRA
20 15 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
20 15 (18.75%) XML
21 14 (17.50%) JPA
21 14 (17.50%) Selenium
22 13 (16.25%) Unit Testing

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 13 (16.25%) Tomcat
2 8 (10.00%) JBoss
2 8 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (7.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (7.50%) Mule
3 6 (7.50%) WebSphere
4 5 (6.25%) Apache
5 4 (5.00%) Apache Spark
5 4 (5.00%) Confluence
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.50%) CMS
7 2 (2.50%) Mule ESB
7 2 (2.50%) nginx
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.25%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.25%) Predix
8 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) HipChat
2 1 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
2 1 (1.25%) MS Project
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.25%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.50%) GitHub
3 2 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.50%) PaaS
4 1 (1.25%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.25%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.25%) IaaS
4 1 (1.25%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) SAN
2 4 (5.00%) Internet
3 3 (3.75%) Firewall
4 2 (2.50%) DMZ
4 2 (2.50%) HTTP
4 2 (2.50%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (2.50%) VPN
5 1 (1.25%) DNS
5 1 (1.25%) Intranet
5 1 (1.25%) SNMP
5 1 (1.25%) SSL
5 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) MySQL
2 4 (5.00%) DB2
2 4 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.75%) Jackrabbit
4 2 (2.50%) Endeca
4 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.50%) Redis
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.25%) Big Data
5 1 (1.25%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.25%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 19 (23.75%) Maven
3 16 (20.00%) JIRA
3 16 (20.00%) JUnit
4 14 (17.50%) Selenium
5 13 (16.25%) Mockito
6 8 (10.00%) Build Forge
6 8 (10.00%) CruiseControl
6 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (10.00%) Hudson
7 7 (8.75%) Cucumber
8 6 (7.50%) Ant
8 6 (7.50%) EasyMock
8 6 (7.50%) Subversion
9 5 (6.25%) Jasmine
10 4 (5.00%) SoapUI
10 4 (5.00%) SonarQube
11 3 (3.75%) Eclipse
12 2 (2.50%) ERwin
12 2 (2.50%) IntelliJ
General
1 29 (36.25%) Finance
2 26 (32.50%) Banking
3 9 (11.25%) Retail
4 6 (7.50%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.00%) Front Office
6 3 (3.75%) Advertising
7 2 (2.50%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (75.00%) Developer
2 41 (51.25%) Java Developer
3 20 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 19 (23.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (10.00%) Architect
6 5 (6.25%) Core Java Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Data Architect
6 5 (6.25%) Data Centre Architect
6 5 (6.25%) Data Migration Architect
6 5 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Migration Architect
6 5 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (3.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.75%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (3.75%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (48.75%) Spring
2 29 (36.25%) Web Services
3 27 (33.75%) JSP
4 26 (32.50%) Hibernate
4 26 (32.50%) REST
5 25 (31.25%) HTML
6 21 (26.25%) CSS
7 20 (25.00%) SOAP
8 18 (22.50%) JSON
9 15 (18.75%) XML
10 14 (17.50%) JPA
11 12 (15.00%) .NET
11 12 (15.00%) AngularJS
12 11 (13.75%) HTML5
12 11 (13.75%) JMS
12 11 (13.75%) Spring Boot
13 10 (12.50%) Servlets
14 9 (11.25%) Node.js
14 9 (11.25%) Spring MVC
15 8 (10.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 5 (6.25%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.00%) Online Banking
5 3 (3.75%) Derivative
5 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.75%) User Experience
6 2 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.50%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.50%) Social Media
6 2 (2.50%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.25%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.25%) Equities
7 1 (1.25%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.25%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.75%) Unix
2 18 (22.50%) Linux
3 10 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (2.50%) CentOS
4 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (41.25%) TDD
3 22 (27.50%) MVC
4 17 (21.25%) SOA
5 15 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (16.25%) Unit Testing
7 12 (15.00%) BDD
7 12 (15.00%) Multithreading
8 11 (13.75%) Scrum
9 10 (12.50%) OO
9 10 (12.50%) Web Development
10 9 (11.25%) E-Commerce
10 9 (11.25%) UML
11 8 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
11 8 (10.00%) Microservices
11 8 (10.00%) Migration
11 8 (10.00%) Open Source
12 7 (8.75%) Concurrent Programming
12 7 (8.75%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 65 (81.25%) Java
2 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 23 (28.75%) SQL
4 12 (15.00%) PL/SQL
5 11 (13.75%) Bash Shell
6 10 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 9 (11.25%) Python
8 6 (7.50%) C#
9 4 (5.00%) C
9 4 (5.00%) Scala
10 3 (3.75%) Perl
10 3 (3.75%) PHP
10 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.75%) VBA
11 2 (2.50%) Korn
11 2 (2.50%) Ruby
11 2 (2.50%) XPath
12 1 (1.25%) C++
12 1 (1.25%) Clojure
12 1 (1.25%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) OCPJP
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Docker
2 2 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Puppet
2 2 (2.50%) Ansible
2 2 (2.50%) HAProxy
2 2 (2.50%) Kibana
2 2 (2.50%) logstash
2 2 (2.50%) Rundeck
2 2 (2.50%) Salt
2 2 (2.50%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (30.00%) Oracle
2 8 (10.00%) TIBCO
3 6 (7.50%) ATG
4 5 (6.25%) IBM
5 4 (5.00%) hybris
6 3 (3.75%) Adobe
6 3 (3.75%) Solace
7 2 (2.50%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.50%) Black Duck
7 2 (2.50%) Google
7 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.50%) Sonatype
7 2 (2.50%) Veracode
7 2 (2.50%) VMware
8 1 (1.25%) Actuate
8 1 (1.25%) Canoo
8 1 (1.25%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (1.25%) Perforce
8 1 (1.25%) Sybase
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago