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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 128 145 104
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -41
Contract jobs citing J2EE 38 44 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.13% 0.97% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.24% 3.06% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 38 86
Median daily rate £425 £500 £464
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £393 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £608 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £54.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
1172 1436 1760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.78% 31.55% 29.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 994 1199 1348
Median daily rate £450 £450 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Median hourly rate £54.25 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.98% -22.22%
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 85 (91.40%) Java
2 49 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (38.71%) Spring
4 29 (31.18%) Web Services
5 27 (29.03%) Oracle
6 26 (27.96%) TDD
7 23 (24.73%) SQL
8 22 (23.66%) JavaScript
8 22 (23.66%) SOAP
8 22 (23.66%) Hibernate
8 22 (23.66%) Scrum
9 19 (20.43%) JIRA
9 19 (20.43%) XML
9 19 (20.43%) HTML
9 19 (20.43%) Unix
9 19 (20.43%) JMS
10 18 (19.35%) Finance
11 17 (18.28%) JSP
11 17 (18.28%) Jenkins
12 16 (17.20%) REST
12 16 (17.20%) Servlets
12 16 (17.20%) Maven
13 13 (13.98%) WebSphere
13 13 (13.98%) EJB
13 13 (13.98%) CSS
13 13 (13.98%) E-Commerce
13 13 (13.98%) OO
13 13 (13.98%) JBoss
14 12 (12.90%) Linux
14 12 (12.90%) SOA

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 (13.98%) JBoss
1 13 (13.98%) WebSphere
2 10 (10.75%) WebLogic
3 7 (7.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (6.45%) Apache Spark
4 6 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (5.38%) Mule
6 4 (4.30%) CMS
6 4 (4.30%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (3.23%) Confluence
7 3 (3.23%) GlassFish
7 3 (3.23%) Mule ESB
7 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.15%) Apache
8 2 (2.15%) IIS
8 2 (2.15%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.15%) WildFly
9 1 (1.08%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Documaker
1 1 (1.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.30%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.30%) Force.com
3 3 (3.23%) GitHub
4 1 (1.08%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) SNMP
2 2 (2.15%) Firewall
2 2 (2.15%) HTTP
3 1 (1.08%) DDNS
3 1 (1.08%) DHCP
3 1 (1.08%) DMZ
3 1 (1.08%) DNS
3 1 (1.08%) FTP
3 1 (1.08%) Internet
3 1 (1.08%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.08%) SSL
3 1 (1.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.53%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.23%) DB2
6 3 (3.23%) MySQL
7 2 (2.15%) Big Data
7 2 (2.15%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.15%) Jackrabbit
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.08%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.08%) Redis
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (20.43%) JIRA
2 17 (18.28%) Jenkins
3 16 (17.20%) Maven
4 11 (11.83%) Git (software)
5 9 (9.68%) Subversion
6 8 (8.60%) JUnit
7 7 (7.53%) Eclipse
7 7 (7.53%) Selenium
7 7 (7.53%) SoapUI
8 6 (6.45%) Ant
9 5 (5.38%) Mockito
10 4 (4.30%) GitLab
10 4 (4.30%) Gradle
10 4 (4.30%) IntelliJ
11 3 (3.23%) Eclipse RCP
11 3 (3.23%) TeamCity
12 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.15%) Spock
13 1 (1.08%) Grunt
13 1 (1.08%) VisualVM
General
1 18 (19.35%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Retail
3 9 (9.68%) Banking
4 5 (5.38%) Marketing
5 4 (4.30%) Back Office
5 4 (4.30%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.15%) Games
6 2 (2.15%) Law
7 1 (1.08%) Front Office
7 1 (1.08%) Legal
7 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (74.19%) Developer
2 42 (45.16%) Java Developer
3 8 (8.60%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 8 (8.60%) Senior Developer
4 7 (7.53%) Architect
4 7 (7.53%) Java Engineer
5 6 (6.45%) Agile Developer
5 6 (6.45%) Cloud Developer
5 6 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Core Java Developer
6 5 (5.38%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Java Web Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Web Developer
7 4 (4.30%) CRM Developer
7 4 (4.30%) Elasticsearch Developer
7 4 (4.30%) J2EE Web Developer
7 4 (4.30%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
7 4 (4.30%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (38.71%) Spring
2 29 (31.18%) Web Services
3 22 (23.66%) Hibernate
3 22 (23.66%) SOAP
4 19 (20.43%) HTML
4 19 (20.43%) JMS
4 19 (20.43%) XML
5 17 (18.28%) JSP
6 16 (17.20%) REST
6 16 (17.20%) Servlets
7 13 (13.98%) CSS
7 13 (13.98%) EJB
8 11 (11.83%) JDBC
9 9 (9.68%) AngularJS
9 9 (9.68%) HTML5
9 9 (9.68%) jQuery
9 9 (9.68%) Swing
10 8 (8.60%) .NET
10 8 (8.60%) Middleware
10 8 (8.60%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
1 3 (3.23%) User Experience
2 2 (2.15%) Hedge funds
2 2 (2.15%) Life Science
2 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.15%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.08%) Clustering
3 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.08%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.08%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.08%) Grid Computing
3 1 (1.08%) NHS
3 1 (1.08%) Reinsurance
3 1 (1.08%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.43%) Unix
2 12 (12.90%) Linux
3 5 (5.38%) Windows
4 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.08%) CentOS
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.08%) Solaris
5 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.96%) TDD
3 22 (23.66%) Scrum
4 13 (13.98%) E-Commerce
4 13 (13.98%) OO
5 12 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (12.90%) MVC
5 12 (12.90%) SOA
6 11 (11.83%) Unit Testing
7 10 (10.75%) BDD
8 9 (9.68%) Web Development
9 8 (8.60%) Migration
9 8 (8.60%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.53%) Configuration Management
10 7 (7.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (7.53%) Open Source
11 6 (6.45%) DevOps
11 6 (6.45%) SDLC
12 5 (5.38%) Kanban
12 5 (5.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 85 (91.40%) Java
2 23 (24.73%) SQL
3 22 (23.66%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.75%) PL/SQL
5 7 (7.53%) Apex Code
5 7 (7.53%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.30%) C++
7 3 (3.23%) C
7 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.23%) Scala
7 3 (3.23%) SOQL
8 2 (2.15%) C#
8 2 (2.15%) Korn
8 2 (2.15%) Python
8 2 (2.15%) XPath
9 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.08%) Groovy
9 1 (1.08%) Perl
9 1 (1.08%) PHP
9 1 (1.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) Degree
2 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) FATCA
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.08%) Docker
3 1 (1.08%) GridGain
3 1 (1.08%) HDFS
3 1 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Puppet
2 2 (2.15%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.08%) Ansible
3 1 (1.08%) Cacti
3 1 (1.08%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.08%) Kibana
3 1 (1.08%) logstash
3 1 (1.08%) Nagios
3 1 (1.08%) Oozie
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.08%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.08%) Salt
3 1 (1.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (29.03%) Oracle
2 9 (9.68%) Sybase
3 8 (8.60%) IBM
3 8 (8.60%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (6.45%) hybris
5 5 (5.38%) ATG
5 5 (5.38%) Google
6 4 (4.30%) Adobe
6 4 (4.30%) Solace
7 3 (3.23%) Canoo
7 3 (3.23%) MuleSoft
8 2 (2.15%) BEA
8 2 (2.15%) IBM Sterling
8 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.15%) Sun
8 2 (2.15%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.15%) WorldPay
9 1 (1.08%) GigaSpaces
9 1 (1.08%) Netezza
9 1 (1.08%) webMethods
City, London
Salt
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates
Posted: 4 days ago