The first table below looks at the demand for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 156 191 192
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +1
Contract jobs citing Java EE 36 29 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 0.41% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.14% 1.39% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 24 21
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £386 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +38.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1680 2091 2194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.16% 29.50% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1253 1610 1717
Average daily rate £438 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 15
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Java EE
London

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Java EE
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 Java EE across the City of London region.

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Java EE
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 84 (95.45%) Java
2 46 (52.27%) Spring
3 42 (47.73%) Finance
4 39 (44.32%) JUnit
5 35 (39.77%) Banking
6 34 (38.64%) Web Services
6 34 (38.64%) JMS
7 28 (31.82%) WebLogic
7 28 (31.82%) Hibernate
8 27 (30.68%) Maven
9 25 (28.41%) TDD
9 25 (28.41%) HTML
9 25 (28.41%) JBoss
10 24 (27.27%) OO
10 24 (27.27%) Oracle
10 24 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (26.14%) SQL
11 23 (26.14%) UNIX
12 22 (25.00%) UML
12 22 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 21 (23.86%) Scrum
13 21 (23.86%) Investment Banking
13 21 (23.86%) JPA
14 20 (22.73%) CSS
14 20 (22.73%) SOAP
15 19 (21.59%) J2EE
15 19 (21.59%) REST
15 19 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (19.32%) jQuery
16 17 (19.32%) MVC

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (31.82%) WebLogic
2 11 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 11 (12.50%) Apache
2 11 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 8 (9.09%) Apache Solr
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle Coherence
4 5 (5.68%) AquaLogic
4 5 (5.68%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (2.27%) IIS
5 2 (2.27%) Confluence
6 1 (1.14%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.14%) Mule
6 1 (1.14%) Documentum
6 1 (1.14%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.14%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (2.27%) Brady Trinity
2 1 (1.14%) Murex MxG2000
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) BIG-IP
1 3 (3.41%) HTTP
2 2 (2.27%) SSL
2 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.27%) DNS
2 2 (2.27%) LDAP
3 1 (1.14%) AMQP
3 1 (1.14%) Intranet
3 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 9 (10.23%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.95%) MySQL
3 7 (7.95%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.14%) Big Data
8 1 (1.14%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (1.14%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (1.14%) JasperReports
8 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (44.32%) JUnit
2 27 (30.68%) Maven
3 15 (17.05%) Subversion
4 13 (14.77%) Ant
5 11 (12.50%) Apache Ivy
6 5 (5.68%) jMock
7 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.41%) JIRA
7 3 (3.41%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.27%) Introscope
8 2 (2.27%) Xcode
8 2 (2.27%) Selenium
8 2 (2.27%) PhoneGap
8 2 (2.27%) Mockito
8 2 (2.27%) TestNG
9 1 (1.14%) EasyMock
9 1 (1.14%) JProfiler
9 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.14%) FindBugs
General
1 42 (47.73%) Finance
2 35 (39.77%) Banking
3 21 (23.86%) Investment Banking
4 12 (13.64%) Front Office
5 9 (10.23%) Back Office
6 5 (5.68%) Advertising
7 4 (4.55%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.27%) Games
9 1 (1.14%) Billing
9 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (73.86%) Developer
2 49 (55.68%) Java Developer
3 17 (19.32%) Senior Developer
4 16 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (15.91%) Architect
6 8 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Web Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Java Team Leader
9 5 (5.68%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
10 4 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Middleware Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Lead Architect
11 3 (3.41%) Consultant
11 3 (3.41%) Technical Architect
12 2 (2.27%) Software Developer
12 2 (2.27%) Software Architect
12 2 (2.27%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (52.27%) Spring
2 34 (38.64%) Web Services
2 34 (38.64%) JMS
3 28 (31.82%) Hibernate
4 25 (28.41%) HTML
5 21 (23.86%) JPA
6 20 (22.73%) CSS
6 20 (22.73%) SOAP
7 19 (21.59%) J2EE
7 19 (21.59%) REST
8 17 (19.32%) jQuery
9 14 (15.91%) Struts
9 14 (15.91%) XML
9 14 (15.91%) Middleware
10 13 (14.77%) Spring Web Flow
10 13 (14.77%) HTML5
11 10 (11.36%) CSS3
12 9 (10.23%) Ajax
13 8 (9.09%) JTS
13 8 (9.09%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Fixed Income
2 8 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 7 (7.95%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.41%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.41%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.27%) Open Source
7 1 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.14%) Online Games
7 1 (1.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.14%) UNIX
2 15 (17.05%) Linux
3 4 (4.55%) Windows
4 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.27%) Android
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.41%) TDD
2 24 (27.27%) OO
2 24 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (25.00%) UML
4 21 (23.86%) Scrum
5 19 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (19.32%) MVC
7 12 (13.64%) Unit Testing
8 11 (12.50%) SOA
9 10 (11.36%) BDD
10 9 (10.23%) Software Engineering
11 8 (9.09%) Mobile Commerce
12 4 (4.55%) Risk Management
12 4 (4.55%) EAI
12 4 (4.55%) Web Development
12 4 (4.55%) Refactoring
12 4 (4.55%) User Stories
12 4 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
13 3 (3.41%) Load Balancing
13 3 (3.41%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 84 (95.45%) Java
2 23 (26.14%) SQL
3 22 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.95%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.68%) Bourne shell
5 5 (5.68%) Korn
6 3 (3.41%) Perl
6 3 (3.41%) PHP
6 3 (3.41%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.41%) C#
7 2 (2.27%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.27%) C
7 2 (2.27%) ActionScript
7 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.27%) XPath
7 2 (2.27%) Ruby
8 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.14%) Python
8 1 (1.14%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (1.14%) OpenAM
1 1 (1.14%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (28.41%) JBoss
2 24 (27.27%) Oracle
3 8 (9.09%) Bloomberg
3 8 (9.09%) Murex
3 8 (9.09%) Sybase
4 7 (7.95%) Fidessa
5 5 (5.68%) TIBCO
6 4 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.27%) Calypso
8 2 (2.27%) Perforce
8 2 (2.27%) IBM
8 2 (2.27%) Brady
8 2 (2.27%) Splunk
8 2 (2.27%) F5
8 2 (2.27%) 29West
9 1 (1.14%) Google
9 1 (1.14%) Altiris
9 1 (1.14%) Cognos
9 1 (1.14%) Adobe
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