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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 107 111 96
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing J2EE 50 92 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.50% 1.66% 2.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.41% 5.62% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 76 75
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £40.60 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-12.56% +12.00%
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
1133 1637 1805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 33.98% 29.47% 29.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 970 1325 1398
Median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Median hourly rate £16.52 £19.72 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 96 (96.97%) Java
2 51 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (43.43%) Spring
4 34 (34.34%) Oracle
5 33 (33.33%) TDD
6 32 (32.32%) Hibernate
7 28 (28.28%) Finance
7 28 (28.28%) JavaScript
8 25 (25.25%) HTML
9 24 (24.24%) XML
9 24 (24.24%) Scrum
10 23 (23.23%) Unix
11 22 (22.22%) SQL
12 21 (21.21%) CSS
13 20 (20.20%) OO
14 18 (18.18%) Linux
14 18 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (18.18%) RESTful
15 17 (17.17%) WebSphere
15 17 (17.17%) SOAP
15 17 (17.17%) BDD
16 16 (16.16%) WebLogic
16 16 (16.16%) PL/SQL
16 16 (16.16%) Web Services
17 15 (15.15%) JSP
17 15 (15.15%) IBM
17 15 (15.15%) Mentoring
18 14 (14.14%) JMS
18 14 (14.14%) Maven
18 14 (14.14%) Pair Programming

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 17 (17.17%) WebSphere
2 16 (16.16%) WebLogic
3 10 (10.10%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (8.08%) Tomcat
5 7 (7.07%) Mule
6 4 (4.04%) Apache
7 3 (3.03%) Apache Spark
7 3 (3.03%) CMS
8 2 (2.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (2.02%) Confluence
8 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.02%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (2.02%) IIS
8 2 (2.02%) JBoss
8 2 (2.02%) Mule ESB
8 2 (2.02%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.01%) Node.js
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.01%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Maximo
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Magento
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.13%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.01%) Force.com
4 1 (1.01%) GitHub
4 1 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.01%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) FTP
1 2 (2.02%) HTTP
1 2 (2.02%) SSL
2 1 (1.01%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.12%) Oracle Database
2 11 (11.11%) MySQL
3 10 (10.10%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.10%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.08%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
6 6 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (6.06%) DB2
7 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (4.04%) Big Data
9 3 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.02%) Sybase IQ
11 1 (1.01%) Flink
11 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (14.14%) Maven
2 13 (13.13%) Jenkins
2 13 (13.13%) JIRA
3 9 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.07%) JUnit
4 7 (7.07%) Mockito
4 7 (7.07%) Selenium
5 6 (6.06%) Cucumber
5 6 (6.06%) Subversion
6 5 (5.05%) EasyMock
7 3 (3.03%) Gradle
8 2 (2.02%) Ant
8 2 (2.02%) GitLab
8 2 (2.02%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.02%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.01%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.01%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.01%) NUnit
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
General
1 28 (28.28%) Finance
2 12 (12.12%) Banking
3 9 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 7 (7.07%) Financial Institution
5 6 (6.06%) Front Office
5 6 (6.06%) Retail
6 5 (5.05%) Games
7 4 (4.04%) Back Office
7 4 (4.04%) Marketing
8 3 (3.03%) Publishing
9 2 (2.02%) Law
9 2 (2.02%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (70.71%) Developer
2 56 (56.57%) Java Developer
3 21 (21.21%) Senior Developer
4 18 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (12.12%) Architect
6 6 (6.06%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (5.05%) Core Java Developer
7 5 (5.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (5.05%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Java Engineer
8 4 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.04%) WebSphere Architect
9 3 (3.03%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (3.03%) CRM Developer
9 3 (3.03%) Investment Banking Java Developer
9 3 (3.03%) Java Web Developer
9 3 (3.03%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.03%) PL/SQL Developer
9 3 (3.03%) Senior Architect
9 3 (3.03%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (43.43%) Spring
2 32 (32.32%) Hibernate
3 25 (25.25%) HTML
4 24 (24.24%) XML
5 21 (21.21%) CSS
6 18 (18.18%) RESTful
7 17 (17.17%) SOAP
8 16 (16.16%) Web Services
9 15 (15.15%) JSP
10 14 (14.14%) JMS
11 13 (13.13%) REST
11 13 (13.13%) Servlets
12 12 (12.12%) Ajax
12 12 (12.12%) jQuery
12 12 (12.12%) JSON
13 9 (9.09%) Middleware
13 9 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
14 8 (8.08%) JPA
14 8 (8.08%) Spring Boot
15 7 (7.07%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 9 (9.09%) Equities
2 7 (7.07%) Hedge funds
3 6 (6.06%) Derivative
3 6 (6.06%) Fixed Income
3 6 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.03%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.03%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.02%) DataPower
6 2 (2.02%) Life Science
6 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.02%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.01%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.01%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.01%) Reinsurance
7 1 (1.01%) Social Media
7 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.23%) Unix
2 18 (18.18%) Linux
3 4 (4.04%) AIX
4 3 (3.03%) Windows
5 2 (2.02%) Solaris
6 1 (1.01%) Android
6 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.01%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.33%) TDD
3 24 (24.24%) Scrum
4 20 (20.20%) OO
5 18 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (17.17%) BDD
7 15 (15.15%) Mentoring
8 14 (14.14%) Kanban
8 14 (14.14%) Pair Programming
8 14 (14.14%) Unit Testing
9 13 (13.13%) E-Commerce
10 11 (11.11%) Microservices
10 11 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 10 (10.10%) Analytics
11 10 (10.10%) SOA
12 9 (9.09%) Asset Management
12 9 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (8.08%) Automated Testing
13 8 (8.08%) Business Development
13 8 (8.08%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 96 (96.97%) Java
2 28 (28.28%) JavaScript
3 22 (22.22%) SQL
4 16 (16.16%) PL/SQL
5 8 (8.08%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.06%) Bash Shell
6 6 (6.06%) Scala
7 5 (5.05%) C++
8 4 (4.04%) C
8 4 (4.04%) Groovy
9 3 (3.03%) C#
10 2 (2.02%) Perl
11 1 (1.01%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.01%) Jython
11 1 (1.01%) Python
11 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.11%) Degree
2 8 (8.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.01%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.01%) GridGain
2 1 (1.01%) vCloud
2 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Puppet
2 1 (1.01%) Control-M
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 34 (34.34%) Oracle
2 15 (15.15%) IBM
3 7 (7.07%) ATG
3 7 (7.07%) BEA
4 6 (6.06%) Google
5 5 (5.05%) Sybase
6 4 (4.04%) hybris
7 2 (2.02%) Adobe
7 2 (2.02%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.02%) Splunk
7 2 (2.02%) WorldPay
8 1 (1.01%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.01%) Caplin
8 1 (1.01%) Charles River
8 1 (1.01%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (1.01%) Pega
8 1 (1.01%) Perforce
8 1 (1.01%) VMware
8 1 (1.01%) webMethods
City, London
Computer People
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Rate: £475.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Proteus Europe
Rate: £158.75 per day + None
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago