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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 167 160 181
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Contract jobs citing Java EE 28 53 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.84% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% 2.81% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 14
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £425 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £106.38 £40.45
% change year-on-year
-62.39% +162.97%
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
1630 1889 1798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.03% 30.01% 28.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1283 1422 1421
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 16
Average hourly rate £19.72 £41.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.91% -69.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015, 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 40 (95.24%) Java
2 21 (50.00%) Linux
3 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (40.48%) Tomcat
5 15 (35.71%) Oracle
6 14 (33.33%) J2EE
6 14 (33.33%) Apache
6 14 (33.33%) Spring
7 13 (30.95%) UNIX
7 13 (30.95%) SQL
7 13 (30.95%) XML
8 12 (28.57%) JBoss
9 11 (26.19%) HTML
9 11 (26.19%) Scrum
9 11 (26.19%) Finance
10 10 (23.81%) Web Services
10 10 (23.81%) JSP
10 10 (23.81%) JMS
11 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
12 8 (19.05%) Servlets
12 8 (19.05%) SOAP
12 8 (19.05%) EJB
12 8 (19.05%) UML
12 8 (19.05%) MVC
12 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
13 7 (16.67%) Subversion
13 7 (16.67%) REST
13 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
13 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (16.67%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 17 (40.48%) Tomcat
2 14 (33.33%) Apache
3 12 (28.57%) JBoss
4 6 (14.29%) MQSeries
5 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
6 4 (9.52%) WebLogic
7 3 (7.14%) Mule
7 3 (7.14%) Apache Spark
7 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (4.76%) IIS
8 2 (4.76%) CMS
8 2 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (4.76%) Apache Pig
8 2 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Jetty
9 1 (2.38%) nginx
9 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
9 1 (2.38%) GlassFish
9 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (2.38%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.52%) Firewall
3 3 (7.14%) DMZ
3 3 (7.14%) LDAP
4 1 (2.38%) IMAP
4 1 (2.38%) OpenVPN
4 1 (2.38%) IPsec
4 1 (2.38%) SSL
4 1 (2.38%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) HTTP
4 1 (2.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) MySQL
2 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.90%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.52%) Big Data
4 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (4.76%) DB2
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Navigator
5 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.76%) Apache Hive
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.38%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.38%) Redis
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Subversion
1 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.29%) Maven
3 4 (9.52%) Ant
3 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.14%) NetBeans
4 3 (7.14%) Introscope
4 3 (7.14%) JUnit
5 2 (4.76%) ClearQuest
5 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
5 2 (4.76%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.38%) Selenium
6 1 (2.38%) JIRA
6 1 (2.38%) Gradle
6 1 (2.38%) Mockito
6 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.38%) FlexUnit
6 1 (2.38%) Hudson
6 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Investment Banking
2 3 (7.14%) Front Office
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Developer
2 23 (54.76%) Java Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Designer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Hadoop Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Web Hosting Specialist
5 2 (4.76%) Java Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Java Swing Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Flex Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Development Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Web Applications Developer
6 1 (2.38%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) J2EE
1 14 (33.33%) Spring
2 13 (30.95%) XML
3 11 (26.19%) HTML
4 10 (23.81%) Web Services
4 10 (23.81%) JSP
4 10 (23.81%) JMS
5 8 (19.05%) Servlets
5 8 (19.05%) SOAP
5 8 (19.05%) EJB
5 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
6 7 (16.67%) REST
6 7 (16.67%) Middleware
7 6 (14.29%) Struts
8 5 (11.90%) HTML5
8 5 (11.90%) JDBC
9 4 (9.52%) CSS
9 4 (9.52%) Swing
9 4 (9.52%) J2SE
9 4 (9.52%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (16.67%) Clustering
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.14%) PKI
4 1 (2.38%) Open Source
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 21 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (30.95%) UNIX
3 4 (9.52%) Solaris
3 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.38%) CentOS
4 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Scrum
3 8 (19.05%) UML
3 8 (19.05%) MVC
4 6 (14.29%) RUP
4 6 (14.29%) SOA
4 6 (14.29%) TDD
4 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (11.90%) OO
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL
6 4 (9.52%) OOP
6 4 (9.52%) EAI
6 4 (9.52%) Change Management
6 4 (9.52%) Load Balancing
6 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Multithreading
7 3 (7.14%) Kanban
7 3 (7.14%) Release Management
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (95.24%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) SQL
3 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 5 (11.90%) PL/SQL
6 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.14%) Groovy
7 3 (7.14%) C#
8 2 (4.76%) Python
8 2 (4.76%) XQuery
8 2 (4.76%) XPath
9 1 (2.38%) Scala
9 1 (2.38%) C
9 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.38%) KVM
2 1 (2.38%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (2.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) CA Wily
2 2 (4.76%) Nagios
2 2 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (2.38%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.38%) Cacti
3 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 5 (11.90%) IBM
3 5 (11.90%) TIBCO
4 3 (7.14%) Informatica
5 2 (4.76%) FatWire
5 2 (4.76%) ATG
5 2 (4.76%) Adobe
5 2 (4.76%) Murex
5 2 (4.76%) hybris
6 1 (2.38%) Axway
6 1 (2.38%) Atomikos
6 1 (2.38%) WorldPay
6 1 (2.38%) Splunk
6 1 (2.38%) Dell
6 1 (2.38%) InterSystems
6 1 (2.38%) BT
6 1 (2.38%) Sybase
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The People Network
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
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Venturi
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago