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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 154 143 182
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +39
Contract jobs citing Java EE 12 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 1.00% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 14
Median daily rate £399 £394 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -12.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £381 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £50.00
% 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
1186 1103 1708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.47% 32.31% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1009 928 1367
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £23.41 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 10 December 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 10 December 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (66.67%) Spring
4 15 (62.50%) Web Services
5 11 (45.83%) Oracle
6 10 (41.67%) OO
6 10 (41.67%) MVC
6 10 (41.67%) Finance
6 10 (41.67%) Hibernate
7 9 (37.50%) HTML
8 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 8 (33.33%) SQL
8 8 (33.33%) CSS
8 8 (33.33%) JBoss
8 8 (33.33%) UML
8 8 (33.33%) XML
8 8 (33.33%) Spring MVC
8 8 (33.33%) SDLC
9 7 (29.17%) JSON
9 7 (29.17%) Maven
9 7 (29.17%) Scrum
9 7 (29.17%) Ant
9 7 (29.17%) MySQL
10 6 (25.00%) JUnit
10 6 (25.00%) XSLT
10 6 (25.00%) JAXB
10 6 (25.00%) Subversion
10 6 (25.00%) jQuery
10 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (25.00%) Git (software)

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 8 (33.33%) JBoss
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.17%) Confluence
4 1 (4.17%) Jetty
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) AMQP
1 1 (4.17%) DMZ
1 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.33%) Big Data
4 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Navigator
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Ant
1 7 (29.17%) Maven
2 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (25.00%) JUnit
2 6 (25.00%) Subversion
3 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
4 4 (16.67%) Gerrit
5 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 3 (12.50%) JIRA
5 3 (12.50%) Mercurial
5 3 (12.50%) Mockito
5 3 (12.50%) NetBeans
6 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 2 (8.33%) Gradle
6 2 (8.33%) jMock
6 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
6 2 (8.33%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (4.17%) ClearQuest
7 1 (4.17%) Hudson
7 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 19 (79.17%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Automation Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Developer
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 1 (4.17%) SOA Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) Spring
2 15 (62.50%) Web Services
3 10 (41.67%) Hibernate
4 9 (37.50%) HTML
5 8 (33.33%) CSS
5 8 (33.33%) Spring MVC
5 8 (33.33%) XML
6 7 (29.17%) JSON
7 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (25.00%) JAXB
7 6 (25.00%) jQuery
7 6 (25.00%) XSLT
8 5 (20.83%) Ajax
8 5 (20.83%) JMS
8 5 (20.83%) JSP
9 3 (12.50%) JDBC
9 3 (12.50%) JPA
9 3 (12.50%) REST
9 3 (12.50%) RESTful
9 3 (12.50%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.17%) DataPower
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Unix
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) MVC
2 10 (41.67%) OO
3 8 (33.33%) SDLC
3 8 (33.33%) UML
4 7 (29.17%) Scrum
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.83%) Change Management
7 4 (16.67%) Microservices
7 4 (16.67%) Open Source
7 4 (16.67%) SOA
7 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (12.50%) DevOps
8 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
8 3 (12.50%) OOD
8 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 2 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (8.33%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) Go
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Ansible
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Siebel
4 2 (8.33%) WorldPay
5 1 (4.17%) ATG
5 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.17%) CA
5 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) F5
5 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.17%) Google
5 1 (4.17%) Sybase