The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 173 179 187
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs citing Java EE 24 38 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.53% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% 1.79% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 35
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£438 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £362 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £575 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Java EE
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
1732 2119 2168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.57% 29.52% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1310 1616 1657
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.25 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -6.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 66 (91.67%) Java
2 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (41.67%) Spring
3 30 (41.67%) JBoss
4 27 (37.50%) JMS
4 27 (37.50%) Web Services
5 26 (36.11%) Finance
6 25 (34.72%) JUnit
6 25 (34.72%) OO
7 23 (31.94%) UNIX
7 23 (31.94%) WebLogic
8 22 (30.56%) Banking
9 21 (29.17%) Oracle
10 19 (26.39%) Linux
10 19 (26.39%) TDD
11 18 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 18 (25.00%) REST
12 17 (23.61%) Hibernate
13 16 (22.22%) UML
14 15 (20.83%) SOAP
14 15 (20.83%) HTML
14 15 (20.83%) XML
14 15 (20.83%) Maven
14 15 (20.83%) WebSphere
15 14 (19.44%) SQL
16 13 (18.06%) Investment Banking
17 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (16.67%) SOA
17 12 (16.67%) Middleware
18 11 (15.28%) Front Office

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 23 (31.94%) WebLogic
2 15 (20.83%) WebSphere
3 11 (15.28%) Tomcat
4 10 (13.89%) Apache
5 6 (8.33%) IIS
6 4 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (5.56%) TIBCO EMS
7 3 (4.17%) AquaLogic
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (2.78%) Documentum
8 2 (2.78%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (1.39%) CMS
9 1 (1.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.39%) Confluence
9 1 (1.39%) GlassFish
9 1 (1.39%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Project
2 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Brady Trinity
1 2 (2.78%) Murex MxG2000
2 1 (1.39%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.39%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.39%) Cordys
2 1 (1.39%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) HTTP
2 3 (4.17%) Internet
2 3 (4.17%) SSL
2 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.17%) BIG-IP
3 2 (2.78%) AMQP
3 2 (2.78%) DNS
3 2 (2.78%) LDAP
3 2 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 9 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 8 (11.11%) MySQL
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.39%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.39%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (34.72%) JUnit
2 15 (20.83%) Maven
3 6 (8.33%) Subversion
4 5 (6.94%) jMock
5 4 (5.56%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (5.56%) Ant
6 3 (4.17%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.17%) TestNG
6 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.78%) FindBugs
7 2 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.78%) Checkstyle
7 2 (2.78%) JIRA
7 2 (2.78%) Xcode
7 2 (2.78%) Introscope
8 1 (1.39%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (1.39%) Selenium
8 1 (1.39%) Lombardi
8 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (36.11%) Finance
2 22 (30.56%) Banking
3 13 (18.06%) Investment Banking
4 11 (15.28%) Front Office
5 5 (6.94%) Back Office
5 5 (6.94%) Advertising
6 4 (5.56%) Financial Institution
7 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.39%) Games
8 1 (1.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 51 (70.83%) Developer
2 33 (45.83%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.89%) Architect
4 8 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Middleware Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Development Consultant
9 2 (2.78%) Perl Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Calypso Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Software Architect
9 2 (2.78%) Java Consultant
9 2 (2.78%) SOA Architect
9 2 (2.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (41.67%) Spring
2 27 (37.50%) JMS
2 27 (37.50%) Web Services
3 18 (25.00%) REST
4 17 (23.61%) Hibernate
5 15 (20.83%) SOAP
5 15 (20.83%) HTML
5 15 (20.83%) XML
6 12 (16.67%) Middleware
7 11 (15.28%) J2EE
7 11 (15.28%) jQuery
8 10 (13.89%) CSS
8 10 (13.89%) Struts
9 9 (12.50%) JTS
9 9 (12.50%) JPA
9 9 (12.50%) JTA
10 8 (11.11%) Ajax
11 7 (9.72%) .NET
11 7 (9.72%) XSLT
11 7 (9.72%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (5.56%) Fat Client
4 4 (5.56%) Thin Client
5 3 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.17%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (2.78%) Open Source
6 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.39%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.39%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.94%) UNIX
2 19 (26.39%) Linux
3 8 (11.11%) Windows
4 5 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.17%) Android
6 1 (1.39%) Solaris
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.72%) OO
3 19 (26.39%) TDD
4 16 (22.22%) UML
5 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (16.67%) SOA
6 11 (15.28%) MVC
6 11 (15.28%) BDD
7 9 (12.50%) Scrum
7 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
9 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.56%) User Stories
10 4 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (5.56%) EAI
11 3 (4.17%) Mobile Commerce
11 3 (4.17%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.17%) Web Development
11 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
11 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (91.67%) Java
2 18 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (19.44%) SQL
4 6 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.94%) C#
5 5 (6.94%) Perl
6 4 (5.56%) PHP
7 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.17%) Korn
8 2 (2.78%) Bourne shell
8 2 (2.78%) Ruby
8 2 (2.78%) C++
8 2 (2.78%) C
8 2 (2.78%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.39%) Python
9 1 (1.39%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.39%) VBA
9 1 (1.39%) VB
9 1 (1.39%) Jython
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Control-M
1 1 (1.39%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
1 1 (1.39%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (1.39%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 30 (41.67%) JBoss
2 21 (29.17%) Oracle
3 10 (13.89%) Murex
4 9 (12.50%) Bloomberg
4 9 (12.50%) Sybase
5 7 (9.72%) Fidessa
6 6 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
8 4 (5.56%) TIBCO
9 3 (4.17%) IBM
10 2 (2.78%) Splunk
10 2 (2.78%) F5
10 2 (2.78%) 29West
10 2 (2.78%) Brady
10 2 (2.78%) Adobe
10 2 (2.78%) Calypso
10 2 (2.78%) Reuters
10 2 (2.78%) Perforce
11 1 (1.39%) FatWire
11 1 (1.39%) Open Text
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