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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 114 92 116
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +24
Contract jobs citing J2EE 81 120 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.49% 2.01% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.05% 6.73% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 73 79
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £567 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £36.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +9.84%
J2EE
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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
1603 1783 1845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.54% 29.83% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1295 1377 1455
Average daily rate £425 £438 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 27
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £41.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.64 - £32.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 - £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE.

1 137 (89.54%) Java
2 85 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (51.63%) Spring
4 54 (35.29%) Hibernate
5 52 (33.99%) TDD
6 47 (30.72%) JavaScript
6 47 (30.72%) Oracle
7 36 (23.53%) SQL
8 32 (20.92%) Finance
9 30 (19.61%) UNIX
10 29 (18.95%) HTML
10 29 (18.95%) Web Services
10 29 (18.95%) MVC
11 28 (18.30%) Scrum
12 27 (17.65%) Linux
13 26 (16.99%) XML
13 26 (16.99%) SQL Server
13 26 (16.99%) Ajax
13 26 (16.99%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (15.69%) Spring MVC
14 24 (15.69%) BDD
15 23 (15.03%) Maven
15 23 (15.03%) CSS
16 22 (14.38%) .NET
16 22 (14.38%) Web Development
16 22 (14.38%) jQuery
17 21 (13.73%) Banking
17 21 (13.73%) Servlets
18 20 (13.07%) JSP
18 20 (13.07%) Middleware

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (11.76%) JBoss
2 17 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 14 (9.15%) WebLogic
3 14 (9.15%) WebSphere
4 13 (8.50%) Apache
4 13 (8.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 9 (5.88%) CMS
6 6 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (3.27%) Apache Spark
8 4 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.61%) WebSphere Portal
9 3 (1.96%) Mule
9 3 (1.96%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.96%) Node.js
9 3 (1.96%) IIS
9 3 (1.96%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.96%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.96%) SAS
10 2 (1.31%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (1.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (2.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.58%) HTTP
2 3 (1.96%) LDAP
2 3 (1.96%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.96%) DNS
2 3 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.96%) Firewall
2 3 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.31%) SSL
3 2 (1.31%) Internet
4 1 (0.65%) Network Security
4 1 (0.65%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.99%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.80%) Relational Database
3 14 (9.15%) Big Data
4 10 (6.54%) DB2
5 8 (5.23%) MySQL
5 8 (5.23%) Hadoop
5 8 (5.23%) Jackrabbit
5 8 (5.23%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.92%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.27%) Apache Hive
8 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.61%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (1.96%) HBase
10 3 (1.96%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.65%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.65%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (15.03%) Maven
2 19 (12.42%) JUnit
3 18 (11.76%) Subversion
4 15 (9.80%) Git (software)
5 14 (9.15%) Jasmine
6 11 (7.19%) Mockito
7 8 (5.23%) Jenkins
8 7 (4.58%) Ant
9 6 (3.92%) Selenium
10 5 (3.27%) JIRA
11 4 (2.61%) Eclipse
11 4 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.31%) NUnit
12 2 (1.31%) ClearCase
12 2 (1.31%) Hudson
12 2 (1.31%) Moq
12 2 (1.31%) CA Gen
13 1 (0.65%) AccuRev
13 1 (0.65%) Android Studio
13 1 (0.65%) Artifactory
General
1 32 (20.92%) Finance
2 21 (13.73%) Banking
3 8 (5.23%) Retail
4 7 (4.58%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.96%) Publishing
6 2 (1.31%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.31%) Marketing
6 2 (1.31%) Front Office
6 2 (1.31%) Legal
6 2 (1.31%) Games
6 2 (1.31%) Billing
7 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.65%) Automotive
7 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (69.93%) Developer
2 84 (54.90%) Java Developer
3 25 (16.34%) Senior Developer
4 22 (14.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (9.15%) Architect
6 11 (7.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 9 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (5.23%) Scala Developer
9 6 (3.92%) Analyst
10 5 (3.27%) Full Stack Developer
11 4 (2.61%) Java Architect
11 4 (2.61%) WebSphere Engineer
11 4 (2.61%) .NET Developer
11 4 (2.61%) Technical Architect
11 4 (2.61%) Hadoop Developer
11 4 (2.61%) Designer
12 3 (1.96%) Consultant
12 3 (1.96%) SAS Developer
12 3 (1.96%) WebSphere Developer
12 3 (1.96%) Deployment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (51.63%) Spring
2 54 (35.29%) Hibernate
3 29 (18.95%) HTML
3 29 (18.95%) Web Services
4 26 (16.99%) XML
4 26 (16.99%) Ajax
5 24 (15.69%) Spring MVC
6 23 (15.03%) CSS
7 22 (14.38%) .NET
7 22 (14.38%) jQuery
8 21 (13.73%) Servlets
9 20 (13.07%) JSP
9 20 (13.07%) Middleware
10 18 (11.76%) RESTful
11 15 (9.80%) REST
12 14 (9.15%) SOAP
12 14 (9.15%) Java EE
13 13 (8.50%) JMS
14 11 (7.19%) JSON
15 9 (5.88%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.88%) Open Source
2 8 (5.23%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.92%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.61%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.61%) User Experience
5 4 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.96%) Clustering
7 2 (1.31%) PKI
7 2 (1.31%) Derivative
7 2 (1.31%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.31%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.65%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.65%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.65%) Replication
8 1 (0.65%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.61%) UNIX
2 27 (17.65%) Linux
3 4 (2.61%) Windows
4 2 (1.31%) Android
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (33.99%) TDD
3 29 (18.95%) MVC
4 28 (18.30%) Scrum
5 26 (16.99%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (15.69%) BDD
7 22 (14.38%) Web Development
8 18 (11.76%) SOA
9 16 (10.46%) OO
10 15 (9.80%) E-Commerce
11 11 (7.19%) Multithreading
11 11 (7.19%) Software Engineering
12 10 (6.54%) DevOps
13 9 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
14 8 (5.23%) OOP
15 7 (4.58%) MapReduce
15 7 (4.58%) Mobile Application Development
15 7 (4.58%) Data Modelling
15 7 (4.58%) UML
15 7 (4.58%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 137 (89.54%) Java
2 47 (30.72%) JavaScript
3 36 (23.53%) SQL
4 13 (8.50%) Scala
5 10 (6.54%) PL/SQL
6 8 (5.23%) Perl
7 7 (4.58%) C#
8 5 (3.27%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.61%) Jython
10 3 (1.96%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.31%) Python
12 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.65%) Groovy
12 1 (0.65%) ABAP
12 1 (0.65%) C++
12 1 (0.65%) Ruby
12 1 (0.65%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (5.88%) Security Cleared
1 9 (5.88%) Degree
2 4 (2.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) CISSP
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.65%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.65%) CISA
3 1 (0.65%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.58%) QA
2 2 (1.31%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.31%) HDFS
3 1 (0.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.65%) vCloud
3 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.96%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.31%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) Oozie
Vendors
1 47 (30.72%) Oracle
2 15 (9.80%) IBM
3 9 (5.88%) ATG
4 6 (3.92%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.92%) Adobe
4 6 (3.92%) webMethods
5 4 (2.61%) BEA
5 4 (2.61%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.61%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.61%) SAP
5 4 (2.61%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.61%) Pega
6 3 (1.96%) Gemalto
6 3 (1.96%) CA
6 3 (1.96%) Informatica
6 3 (1.96%) VMware
7 2 (1.31%) Sybase
7 2 (1.31%) hybris
8 1 (0.65%) Nuxeo
8 1 (0.65%) Cognos
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Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £850 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago