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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 176 185 187
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Java EE 22 44 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.61% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.28% 2.06% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 37 36
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £382 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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
1724 2139 2120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.65% 29.63% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1316 1630 1636
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £300 £294
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 9 12 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +22.22%
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 1 October 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 October 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 61 (91.04%) Java
2 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (38.81%) Web Services
3 26 (38.81%) JBoss
4 25 (37.31%) Spring
5 24 (35.82%) JMS
5 24 (35.82%) Finance
6 23 (34.33%) JUnit
7 21 (31.34%) WebLogic
7 21 (31.34%) UNIX
8 19 (28.36%) JavaScript
8 19 (28.36%) Oracle
8 19 (28.36%) Banking
9 18 (26.87%) Linux
9 18 (26.87%) OO
10 17 (25.37%) HTML
10 17 (25.37%) REST
11 15 (22.39%) TDD
11 15 (22.39%) WebSphere
11 15 (22.39%) SQL
11 15 (22.39%) XML
11 15 (22.39%) SOAP
11 15 (22.39%) Hibernate
12 13 (19.40%) SOA
13 12 (17.91%) UML
13 12 (17.91%) J2EE
13 12 (17.91%) Maven
13 12 (17.91%) jQuery
13 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (16.42%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 21 (31.34%) WebLogic
2 15 (22.39%) WebSphere
3 10 (14.93%) Apache
4 9 (13.43%) Tomcat
5 6 (8.96%) IIS
6 3 (4.48%) AquaLogic
7 2 (2.99%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (2.99%) Documentum
7 2 (2.99%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.49%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.49%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.49%) Mule
8 1 (1.49%) Confluence
8 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.49%) CMS
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Murex MxG2000
1 2 (2.99%) Brady Trinity
2 1 (1.49%) Cordys
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.49%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.49%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) HTTP
2 3 (4.48%) BIG-IP
2 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.48%) SSL
2 3 (4.48%) Internet
3 2 (2.99%) Intranet
3 2 (2.99%) LDAP
3 2 (2.99%) DNS
4 1 (1.49%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.96%) MySQL
3 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.49%) JasperReports
4 1 (1.49%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (34.33%) JUnit
2 12 (17.91%) Maven
3 4 (5.97%) Apache Ivy
3 4 (5.97%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.97%) Ant
3 4 (5.97%) Subversion
4 3 (4.48%) jMock
4 3 (4.48%) Introscope
4 3 (4.48%) Xcode
4 3 (4.48%) TestNG
5 2 (2.99%) FindBugs
5 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.99%) Selenium
5 2 (2.99%) JIRA
5 2 (2.99%) Checkstyle
6 1 (1.49%) Lombardi
6 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.49%) PowerBuilder
General
1 24 (35.82%) Finance
2 19 (28.36%) Banking
3 10 (14.93%) Investment Banking
4 8 (11.94%) Front Office
5 4 (5.97%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.48%) Back Office
7 2 (2.99%) Advertising
8 1 (1.49%) Billing
8 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (73.13%) Developer
2 33 (49.25%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.94%) Software Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Architect
4 7 (10.45%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Software Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Software Architect
7 2 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.99%) Front Office Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Technical Architect
7 2 (2.99%) Development Consultant
7 2 (2.99%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Java Consultant
7 2 (2.99%) Perl Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Calypso Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (38.81%) Web Services
2 25 (37.31%) Spring
3 24 (35.82%) JMS
4 17 (25.37%) HTML
4 17 (25.37%) REST
5 15 (22.39%) XML
5 15 (22.39%) SOAP
5 15 (22.39%) Hibernate
6 12 (17.91%) J2EE
6 12 (17.91%) jQuery
7 11 (16.42%) CSS
8 10 (14.93%) Struts
9 9 (13.43%) JPA
10 8 (11.94%) Middleware
10 8 (11.94%) .NET
10 8 (11.94%) Ajax
11 7 (10.45%) WebSockets
11 7 (10.45%) XSLT
12 6 (8.96%) JTS
12 6 (8.96%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Fixed Income
2 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.97%) Thin Client
4 4 (5.97%) Fat Client
5 3 (4.48%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.48%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.48%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (2.99%) Open Source
7 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.49%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.49%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.49%) Kindle
7 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.34%) UNIX
2 18 (26.87%) Linux
3 7 (10.45%) Windows
4 5 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.97%) Android
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.87%) OO
3 15 (22.39%) TDD
4 13 (19.40%) SOA
5 12 (17.91%) UML
5 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (16.42%) MVC
7 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
7 9 (13.43%) Scrum
8 7 (10.45%) BDD
9 6 (8.96%) Unit Testing
10 5 (7.46%) EAI
11 4 (5.97%) User Stories
11 4 (5.97%) Risk Management
11 4 (5.97%) Web Development
12 3 (4.48%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (4.48%) Load Balancing
12 3 (4.48%) Problem Management
12 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.48%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 61 (91.04%) Java
2 19 (28.36%) JavaScript
3 15 (22.39%) SQL
4 6 (8.96%) Shell Script
4 6 (8.96%) C#
5 5 (7.46%) Perl
6 4 (5.97%) PHP
7 3 (4.48%) Korn
7 3 (4.48%) ActionScript
7 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.48%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.99%) C++
8 2 (2.99%) C
8 2 (2.99%) Bourne shell
8 2 (2.99%) Ruby
9 1 (1.49%) Jython
9 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.49%) C-shell
9 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.49%) Puppet
1 1 (1.49%) Control-M
1 1 (1.49%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (1.49%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 26 (38.81%) JBoss
2 19 (28.36%) Oracle
3 7 (10.45%) Sybase
4 6 (8.96%) Murex
4 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.96%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.46%) Bloomberg
6 3 (4.48%) Perforce
6 3 (4.48%) Splunk
6 3 (4.48%) Calypso
6 3 (4.48%) Fidessa
7 2 (2.99%) Reuters
7 2 (2.99%) IBM
7 2 (2.99%) Adobe
7 2 (2.99%) F5
7 2 (2.99%) 29West
7 2 (2.99%) Brady
8 1 (1.49%) Google
8 1 (1.49%) Altiris
8 1 (1.49%) GoldenSource
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