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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 133 159 157
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -2
Contract jobs citing Java EE 21 41 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.63% 0.76% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 2.56% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 32 32
Median daily rate £538 £488 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £344 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £623 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £40.00 £36.38
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +9.96%
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
1126 1600 1779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 33.99% 29.48% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 966 1291 1375
Median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 0
Median hourly rate £16.52 £19.72 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Java EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 35 (97.22%) Java
2 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (52.78%) Spring
4 16 (44.44%) TDD
4 16 (44.44%) Finance
5 15 (41.67%) REST
6 14 (38.89%) Linux
7 12 (33.33%) Unix
7 12 (33.33%) OO
7 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 12 (33.33%) Oracle
7 12 (33.33%) WebLogic
7 12 (33.33%) JMS
7 12 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 11 (30.56%) Banking
8 11 (30.56%) JUnit
8 11 (30.56%) HTML
9 10 (27.78%) UML
10 9 (25.00%) XML
10 9 (25.00%) BDD
11 8 (22.22%) NoSQL
11 8 (22.22%) Apache Camel
11 8 (22.22%) SOAP
11 8 (22.22%) CSS
11 8 (22.22%) JSON
11 8 (22.22%) JIRA
12 7 (19.44%) JPA
12 7 (19.44%) Maven
12 7 (19.44%) Investment Banking
12 7 (19.44%) Fixed Income

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (13.89%) Mule
2 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
3 4 (11.11%) JBoss
4 3 (8.33%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.78%) Confluence
5 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.78%) Node.js
5 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Documaker
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (2.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.78%) Route 53
3 1 (2.78%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) HTTP
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) MRTG
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 5 (13.89%) Big Data
2 5 (13.89%) Hadoop
2 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.33%) Apache Hive
4 3 (8.33%) MySQL
4 3 (8.33%) Neo4j
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.56%) DB2
5 2 (5.56%) HBase
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) JUnit
2 8 (22.22%) JIRA
3 7 (19.44%) Cucumber
3 7 (19.44%) Maven
4 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 6 (16.67%) Mockito
5 5 (13.89%) EasyMock
5 5 (13.89%) Selenium
6 4 (11.11%) jMock
7 3 (8.33%) Subversion
8 1 (2.78%) Artifactory
8 1 (2.78%) Cobertura
8 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
8 1 (2.78%) git-flow
8 1 (2.78%) JBehave
8 1 (2.78%) Xcode
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Banking
3 7 (19.44%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Marketing
5 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.78%) Front Office
6 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Architect
4 8 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Technical Architect
7 5 (13.89%) Java Architect
8 3 (8.33%) Java Technical Architect
9 2 (5.56%) AWS Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Consultant
9 2 (5.56%) EAI Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (5.56%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
9 2 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Integration Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Java Middleware Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Middleware Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
9 2 (5.56%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) Spring
2 15 (41.67%) REST
3 12 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 12 (33.33%) JMS
4 11 (30.56%) HTML
5 9 (25.00%) XML
6 8 (22.22%) Apache Camel
6 8 (22.22%) CSS
6 8 (22.22%) JSON
6 8 (22.22%) SOAP
7 7 (19.44%) JPA
7 7 (19.44%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (16.67%) JAXB
8 6 (16.67%) Middleware
9 5 (13.89%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
9 5 (13.89%) J2EE
9 5 (13.89%) jQuery
9 5 (13.89%) JSP
9 5 (13.89%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Fixed Income
2 6 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (13.89%) Derivative
3 5 (13.89%) Equities
4 2 (5.56%) DataPower
4 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.56%) Fintech
4 2 (5.56%) Hedge funds
4 2 (5.56%) User Experience
4 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.78%) BYOD
5 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.78%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Unix
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.78%) Android
5 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (44.44%) TDD
3 12 (33.33%) OO
4 10 (27.78%) UML
5 9 (25.00%) BDD
6 7 (19.44%) SOA
7 6 (16.67%) Concurrent Programming
7 6 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Microservices
9 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (8.33%) Kanban
10 3 (8.33%) Scrum
10 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.56%) AOP
11 2 (5.56%) Coaching
11 2 (5.56%) Front End Development
11 2 (5.56%) Functional Programming
11 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (19.44%) Scala
3 7 (19.44%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 6 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
6 3 (8.33%) Groovy
7 2 (5.56%) COBOL
7 2 (5.56%) Python
8 1 (2.78%) Ruby
8 1 (2.78%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.78%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.78%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.78%) Cacti
2 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.78%) Mesos
2 1 (2.78%) Nagios
2 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Murex
4 2 (5.56%) Siebel
4 2 (5.56%) Sybase
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.78%) CA
5 1 (2.78%) Calypso
5 1 (2.78%) Dynatrace
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) New Relic
5 1 (2.78%) NICE Systems
5 1 (2.78%) Splunk
5 1 (2.78%) Tableau
5 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
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