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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 125 111 124
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Contract jobs citing J2EE 41 43 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.30% 1.26% 1.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.46% 3.90% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 31 57
Median daily rate £538 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.36% +4.28%
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
1186 1103 1708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.47% 32.31% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1009 928 1367
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 £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £23.41 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 75 (84.27%) Java
2 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (43.82%) Spring
4 34 (38.20%) Web Services
5 30 (33.71%) TDD
5 30 (33.71%) Jenkins
6 28 (31.46%) Finance
7 27 (30.34%) REST
8 25 (28.09%) JSP
9 23 (25.84%) SOAP
10 22 (24.72%) MVC
10 22 (24.72%) Banking
11 21 (23.60%) Maven
11 21 (23.60%) Oracle
11 21 (23.60%) Unix
12 20 (22.47%) SQL
12 20 (22.47%) Hibernate
12 20 (22.47%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
14 18 (20.22%) SOA
15 17 (19.10%) JBoss
15 17 (19.10%) Scrum
16 16 (17.98%) JSON
16 16 (17.98%) JIRA
16 16 (17.98%) HTML
17 15 (16.85%) XML
18 14 (15.73%) .NET
18 14 (15.73%) Linux
18 14 (15.73%) JMS
18 14 (15.73%) Web Development

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 (19.10%) JBoss
2 9 (10.11%) WebSphere
3 8 (8.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (6.74%) Apache Spark
4 6 (6.74%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.62%) Apache
5 5 (5.62%) Tomcat
6 4 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (3.37%) CMS
7 3 (3.37%) GlassFish
7 3 (3.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.37%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (2.25%) Confluence
8 2 (2.25%) Mule
8 2 (2.25%) Mule ESB
8 2 (2.25%) nginx
8 2 (2.25%) WildFly
9 1 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.12%) HipChat
1 1 (1.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.49%) GitHub
3 3 (3.37%) Force.com
4 2 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.12%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) SAN
2 3 (3.37%) Firewall
2 3 (3.37%) Internet
2 3 (3.37%) SNMP
3 2 (2.25%) DMZ
3 2 (2.25%) DNS
3 2 (2.25%) HTTP
3 2 (2.25%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (2.25%) VPN
4 1 (1.12%) DDNS
4 1 (1.12%) DHCP
4 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.99%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.49%) DB2
4 4 (4.49%) Jackrabbit
4 4 (4.49%) MySQL
5 3 (3.37%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.37%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.25%) Endeca
6 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.25%) Redis
7 1 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.12%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.12%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 30 (33.71%) Jenkins
2 21 (23.60%) Maven
3 16 (17.98%) JIRA
4 14 (15.73%) Git (software)
5 13 (14.61%) Selenium
6 10 (11.24%) SoapUI
7 9 (10.11%) Ant
7 9 (10.11%) JUnit
7 9 (10.11%) Subversion
8 8 (8.99%) Build Forge
8 8 (8.99%) CruiseControl
8 8 (8.99%) Hudson
9 7 (7.87%) Eclipse
10 6 (6.74%) Mockito
11 4 (4.49%) GitLab
11 4 (4.49%) Gradle
11 4 (4.49%) IntelliJ
12 3 (3.37%) Eclipse RCP
13 2 (2.25%) Artifactory
13 2 (2.25%) SonarQube
General
1 28 (31.46%) Finance
2 22 (24.72%) Banking
3 10 (11.24%) Retail
4 4 (4.49%) Marketing
5 3 (3.37%) Front Office
6 2 (2.25%) Back Office
6 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.25%) Law
6 2 (2.25%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 65 (73.03%) Developer
2 42 (47.19%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.36%) Senior Developer
4 10 (11.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (8.99%) Architect
5 8 (8.99%) Core Java Developer
6 7 (7.87%) J2EE Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Java Web Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Data Architect
8 5 (5.62%) Data Centre Architect
8 5 (5.62%) Data Migration Architect
8 5 (5.62%) J2EE Web Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Java Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Migration Architect
8 5 (5.62%) Salesforce Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Agile Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (43.82%) Spring
2 34 (38.20%) Web Services
3 27 (30.34%) REST
4 25 (28.09%) JSP
5 23 (25.84%) SOAP
6 20 (22.47%) Hibernate
7 16 (17.98%) HTML
7 16 (17.98%) JSON
8 15 (16.85%) XML
9 14 (15.73%) .NET
9 14 (15.73%) JMS
10 13 (14.61%) CSS
10 13 (14.61%) Servlets
11 12 (13.48%) JPA
12 11 (12.36%) Spring Boot
13 10 (11.24%) HTML5
13 10 (11.24%) TIBCO EMS
14 9 (10.11%) CSS3
14 9 (10.11%) EJB
14 9 (10.11%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (7.87%) N-Tier
3 6 (6.74%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.62%) Mainframe
4 5 (5.62%) User Experience
5 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.49%) Online Banking
6 3 (3.37%) Derivative
7 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.25%) Life Science
7 2 (2.25%) Social Media
7 2 (2.25%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.12%) Clustering
8 1 (1.12%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.12%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.12%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.12%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.12%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.60%) Unix
2 14 (15.73%) Linux
3 9 (10.11%) Windows
4 2 (2.25%) CentOS
4 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (33.71%) TDD
3 22 (24.72%) MVC
4 20 (22.47%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (20.22%) SOA
6 17 (19.10%) Scrum
7 14 (15.73%) Web Development
8 12 (13.48%) Migration
9 10 (11.24%) E-Commerce
10 8 (8.99%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (8.99%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (8.99%) OO
10 8 (8.99%) Open Source
10 8 (8.99%) Unit Testing
10 8 (8.99%) Workflow
11 6 (6.74%) Automation Testing
11 6 (6.74%) DevOps
11 6 (6.74%) Microservices
11 6 (6.74%) Multithreading
11 6 (6.74%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 75 (84.27%) Java
2 20 (22.47%) SQL
3 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.24%) PL/SQL
5 7 (7.87%) C#
5 7 (7.87%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.74%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.74%) Python
7 5 (5.62%) Apex Code
7 5 (5.62%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.49%) C
9 3 (3.37%) VBA
10 2 (2.25%) C++
10 2 (2.25%) Korn
10 2 (2.25%) Perl
10 2 (2.25%) PHP
10 2 (2.25%) Ruby
10 2 (2.25%) SOQL
10 2 (2.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (3.37%) Docker
2 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Ansible
1 2 (2.25%) HAProxy
1 2 (2.25%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (2.25%) Kibana
1 2 (2.25%) logstash
1 2 (2.25%) Puppet
1 2 (2.25%) Rundeck
1 2 (2.25%) Salt
1 2 (2.25%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.12%) Cacti
2 1 (1.12%) Nagios
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.12%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (23.60%) Oracle
2 10 (11.24%) TIBCO
3 7 (7.87%) Sybase
4 6 (6.74%) Google
5 5 (5.62%) ATG
5 5 (5.62%) IBM
5 5 (5.62%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (4.49%) Adobe
6 4 (4.49%) hybris
6 4 (4.49%) Solace
7 3 (3.37%) Canoo
8 2 (2.25%) Black Duck
8 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.25%) Sonatype
8 2 (2.25%) Sun
8 2 (2.25%) Veracode
8 2 (2.25%) VMware
9 1 (1.12%) IBM Sterling
9 1 (1.12%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.12%) Murex
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago