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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 144 164 159
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Contract jobs citing Java EE 19 41 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.71% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 2.37% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 32 35
Median daily rate £475 £488 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £327 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £623 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
1156 1729 1782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.78% 29.77% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 1394 1361
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 £325 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £23.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% +0.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 37 (97.37%) Java
2 23 (60.53%) Finance
3 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (52.63%) OO
4 19 (50.00%) Linux
4 19 (50.00%) Spring
5 17 (44.74%) Oracle
5 17 (44.74%) WebLogic
6 16 (42.11%) Unix
6 16 (42.11%) REST
7 15 (39.47%) TDD
8 13 (34.21%) Hibernate
8 13 (34.21%) JIRA
8 13 (34.21%) SOA
9 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
10 11 (28.95%) HTML
10 11 (28.95%) UML
10 11 (28.95%) JMS
10 11 (28.95%) Banking
11 10 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
11 10 (26.32%) Middleware
12 9 (23.68%) XML
12 9 (23.68%) JUnit
13 8 (21.05%) CSS
13 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
13 8 (21.05%) JPA
13 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (21.05%) BDD
13 8 (21.05%) Apache Camel

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 17 (44.74%) WebLogic
2 7 (18.42%) Tomcat
3 6 (15.79%) JBoss
4 5 (13.16%) Mule
5 3 (7.89%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.63%) Confluence
6 1 (2.63%) GemFire
6 1 (2.63%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Documaker
2 1 (2.63%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.26%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.63%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (2.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.53%) Big Data
3 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 4 (10.53%) MySQL
3 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.89%) Apache Hive
4 3 (7.89%) Neo4j
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.26%) DB2
6 1 (2.63%) Hazelcast
6 1 (2.63%) HBase
6 1 (2.63%) Infinispan
6 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) JIRA
2 9 (23.68%) JUnit
3 7 (18.42%) Cucumber
3 7 (18.42%) Jenkins
3 7 (18.42%) Maven
4 5 (13.16%) EasyMock
4 5 (13.16%) Mockito
4 5 (13.16%) Selenium
4 5 (13.16%) Subversion
5 4 (10.53%) jMock
6 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
7 2 (5.26%) Gerrit
7 2 (5.26%) Mercurial
8 1 (2.63%) Artifactory
8 1 (2.63%) git-flow
General
1 23 (60.53%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Banking
3 7 (18.42%) Financial Institution
3 7 (18.42%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Advertising
5 1 (2.63%) Front Office
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Java Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Architect
4 7 (18.42%) Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Support Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Technical Architect
5 6 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Java Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Java Technical Architect
8 2 (5.26%) AWS Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (5.26%) EAI Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (5.26%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
8 2 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Integration Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Java Middleware Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) Spring
2 16 (42.11%) REST
3 13 (34.21%) Hibernate
4 11 (28.95%) HTML
4 11 (28.95%) JMS
5 10 (26.32%) Middleware
6 9 (23.68%) XML
7 8 (21.05%) Apache Camel
7 8 (21.05%) CSS
7 8 (21.05%) JPA
8 7 (18.42%) JSON
8 7 (18.42%) SOAP
8 7 (18.42%) Web Services
8 7 (18.42%) WebCenter
8 7 (18.42%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (15.79%) JAXB
10 5 (13.16%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
10 5 (13.16%) jQuery
10 5 (13.16%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Fixed Income
1 7 (18.42%) Hedge funds
2 6 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (13.16%) Derivative
3 5 (13.16%) Equities
4 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.26%) DataPower
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.26%) Fintech
4 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Linux
2 16 (42.11%) Unix
3 10 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Windows
6 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (52.63%) OO
2 15 (39.47%) TDD
3 13 (34.21%) SOA
4 11 (28.95%) UML
5 8 (21.05%) BDD
6 7 (18.42%) AOP
6 7 (18.42%) Change Management
6 7 (18.42%) ITIL
6 7 (18.42%) Microservices
6 7 (18.42%) Multithreading
7 6 (15.79%) Concurrent Programming
8 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Scrum
10 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (5.26%) Extreme Programming
11 2 (5.26%) Migration
11 2 (5.26%) MVC
11 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) Java
2 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.42%) SQL
4 6 (15.79%) Scala
4 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
5 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
5 5 (13.16%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.89%) Groovy
7 2 (5.26%) COBOL
8 1 (2.63%) Python
8 1 (2.63%) Ruby
8 1 (2.63%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (5.26%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.63%) Mesos
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Oracle
2 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 7 (18.42%) Siebel
4 7 (18.42%) VMware
5 3 (7.89%) Murex
6 2 (5.26%) Sybase
7 1 (2.63%) Calypso
7 1 (2.63%) IBM
7 1 (2.63%) Tableau
7 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
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Mortimer Spinks
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