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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 167 185 184
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs citing Java EE 32 32 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 0.44% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.82% 1.48% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 27
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£450 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £355 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £48.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +47.69%
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
1755 2157 2177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.75% 29.76% 27.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1290 1636 1692
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £296 £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 13 15 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.49 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.92% -16.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 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 29 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 70 (93.33%) Java
2 38 (50.67%) Spring
3 32 (42.67%) Finance
3 32 (42.67%) JMS
4 31 (41.33%) JUnit
5 28 (37.33%) WebLogic
5 28 (37.33%) Web Services
5 28 (37.33%) Banking
6 27 (36.00%) UNIX
7 26 (34.67%) JBoss
8 24 (32.00%) Oracle
8 24 (32.00%) OO
9 23 (30.67%) Hibernate
9 23 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (28.00%) Maven
11 20 (26.67%) JavaScript
12 19 (25.33%) SQL
12 19 (25.33%) Linux
12 19 (25.33%) TDD
13 18 (24.00%) REST
13 18 (24.00%) UML
14 17 (22.67%) HTML
14 17 (22.67%) Investment Banking
15 16 (21.33%) J2EE
15 16 (21.33%) SOAP
16 15 (20.00%) WebSphere
16 15 (20.00%) JPA
17 14 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (18.67%) jQuery
17 14 (18.67%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 (37.33%) WebLogic
2 15 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 13 (17.33%) Apache
4 12 (16.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.67%) TIBCO EMS
5 5 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
5 5 (6.67%) AquaLogic
5 5 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (5.33%) IIS
7 2 (2.67%) Documentum
7 2 (2.67%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.33%) CMS
8 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.33%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.33%) Mule
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Murex MxG2000
1 2 (2.67%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (2.67%) Brady Trinity
2 1 (1.33%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (1.33%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) HTTP
2 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.00%) SSL
2 3 (4.00%) Internet
2 3 (4.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (2.67%) LDAP
3 2 (2.67%) Intranet
3 2 (2.67%) DNS
4 1 (1.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.00%) MySQL
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.33%) Big Data
6 1 (1.33%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.33%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.33%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 31 (41.33%) JUnit
2 21 (28.00%) Maven
3 7 (9.33%) Ant
3 7 (9.33%) Subversion
4 6 (8.00%) Apache Ivy
5 5 (6.67%) jMock
6 4 (5.33%) Eclipse
6 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.00%) JIRA
7 3 (4.00%) TestNG
8 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.67%) Introscope
8 2 (2.67%) Xcode
8 2 (2.67%) Checkstyle
8 2 (2.67%) FindBugs
9 1 (1.33%) Selenium
9 1 (1.33%) EasyMock
9 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.33%) Mockito
9 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
General
1 32 (42.67%) Finance
2 28 (37.33%) Banking
3 17 (22.67%) Investment Banking
4 11 (14.67%) Front Office
5 9 (12.00%) Back Office
6 5 (6.67%) Advertising
7 4 (5.33%) Financial Institution
8 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.33%) Games
9 1 (1.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 55 (73.33%) Developer
2 37 (49.33%) Java Developer
3 11 (14.67%) Architect
4 8 (10.67%) Software Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Middleware Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Consultant
10 2 (2.67%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.67%) Front Office Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Software Architect
10 2 (2.67%) SOA Architect
10 2 (2.67%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.67%) Development Team Leader
10 2 (2.67%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (50.67%) Spring
2 32 (42.67%) JMS
3 28 (37.33%) Web Services
4 23 (30.67%) Hibernate
5 18 (24.00%) REST
6 17 (22.67%) HTML
7 16 (21.33%) J2EE
7 16 (21.33%) SOAP
8 15 (20.00%) JPA
9 14 (18.67%) jQuery
9 14 (18.67%) XML
10 12 (16.00%) CSS
10 12 (16.00%) Middleware
11 10 (13.33%) Struts
12 8 (10.67%) JSP
12 8 (10.67%) JTS
12 8 (10.67%) JTA
12 8 (10.67%) Ajax
12 8 (10.67%) Spring Web Flow
13 7 (9.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Fixed Income
2 5 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 5 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.33%) Thin Client
3 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.33%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (5.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.33%) Open Source
5 1 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.33%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.00%) UNIX
2 19 (25.33%) Linux
3 7 (9.33%) Windows
4 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.00%) Android
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) OO
2 23 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (25.33%) TDD
4 18 (24.00%) UML
5 14 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (16.00%) MVC
7 11 (14.67%) SOA
7 11 (14.67%) BDD
8 10 (13.33%) Scrum
9 9 (12.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (9.33%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.67%) Risk Management
11 5 (6.67%) Mobile Commerce
12 4 (5.33%) EAI
12 4 (5.33%) Portfolio Management
12 4 (5.33%) User Stories
13 3 (4.00%) Web Development
13 3 (4.00%) Refactoring
13 3 (4.00%) Load Balancing
14 2 (2.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (93.33%) Java
2 20 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 19 (25.33%) SQL
4 9 (12.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (8.00%) Korn
6 5 (6.67%) Bourne shell
6 5 (6.67%) Perl
7 4 (5.33%) PHP
7 4 (5.33%) C#
8 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.67%) C++
9 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.67%) C
9 2 (2.67%) Ruby
9 2 (2.67%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.33%) VBA
10 1 (1.33%) Python
10 1 (1.33%) ECMAScript
10 1 (1.33%) Jython
10 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Control-M
1 1 (1.33%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.33%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (1.33%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 26 (34.67%) JBoss
2 24 (32.00%) Oracle
3 10 (13.33%) Murex
4 9 (12.00%) Bloomberg
5 8 (10.67%) Sybase
6 7 (9.33%) Fidessa
7 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 5 (6.67%) TIBCO
7 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.00%) IBM
9 2 (2.67%) F5
9 2 (2.67%) 29West
9 2 (2.67%) Splunk
9 2 (2.67%) Adobe
9 2 (2.67%) Calypso
9 2 (2.67%) Reuters
9 2 (2.67%) Perforce
9 2 (2.67%) Brady
10 1 (1.33%) Altiris
10 1 (1.33%) Google
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