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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 164 168 188
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Contract jobs citing Java EE 8 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.43% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 1.39% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 22
Median daily rate £449 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.52% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £385 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £594 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £425 £373
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +14.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
1193 1440 1758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.89% 31.24% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 1198 1343
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Median hourly rate £54.25 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.98% -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (66.67%) Finance
3 14 (51.85%) Oracle
3 14 (51.85%) OO
4 12 (44.44%) Linux
4 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (40.74%) Spring
5 11 (40.74%) WebLogic
6 10 (37.04%) Unix
6 10 (37.04%) SOA
7 9 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 9 (33.33%) Web Services
7 9 (33.33%) Change Management
7 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (29.63%) JIRA
8 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (29.63%) VMware
8 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
8 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
9 7 (25.93%) Documaker
9 7 (25.93%) WebCenter
9 7 (25.93%) Hedge funds
9 7 (25.93%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (25.93%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 7 (25.93%) REST
9 7 (25.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 7 (25.93%) Siebel
9 7 (25.93%) Middleware
9 7 (25.93%) ITIL

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 11 (40.74%) WebLogic
2 6 (22.22%) JBoss
3 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
4 1 (3.70%) GemFire
4 1 (3.70%) Jetty
4 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Documaker
2 1 (3.70%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) AMQP
2 1 (3.70%) DMZ
2 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.81%) MySQL
3 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.41%) Big Data
4 2 (7.41%) DB2
4 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.70%) Hazelcast
5 1 (3.70%) Infinispan
5 1 (3.70%) Neo4j
5 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) JIRA
2 6 (22.22%) Subversion
3 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
4 3 (11.11%) Ant
4 3 (11.11%) Maven
4 3 (11.11%) Mercurial
5 2 (7.41%) Gerrit
5 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.41%) JUnit
5 2 (7.41%) NetBeans
6 1 (3.70%) ClearQuest
6 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.70%) Gradle
6 1 (3.70%) Mockito
6 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.70%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Financial Institution
3 5 (18.52%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Consultant
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle Consultant
3 7 (25.93%) Support Consultant
4 6 (22.22%) Architect
5 5 (18.52%) Technical Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Java Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (7.41%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 2 (7.41%) Java Technical Architect
8 1 (3.70%) AWS Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Digital Architect
8 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Java Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.70%) SOA Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Spring
2 9 (33.33%) Web Services
3 7 (25.93%) HTML
3 7 (25.93%) Middleware
3 7 (25.93%) REST
3 7 (25.93%) WebCenter
4 6 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
5 5 (18.52%) JSON
5 5 (18.52%) Spring MVC
6 4 (14.81%) Ajax
6 4 (14.81%) CSS
6 4 (14.81%) jQuery
6 4 (14.81%) XML
7 3 (11.11%) JAXB
7 3 (11.11%) JMS
7 3 (11.11%) JPA
7 3 (11.11%) JSP
7 3 (11.11%) XSLT
8 2 (7.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Hedge funds
2 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) DataPower
3 2 (7.41%) Fintech
4 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) Unix
3 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (25.93%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) OO
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) SOA
4 9 (33.33%) Change Management
5 7 (25.93%) AOP
5 7 (25.93%) ITIL
6 5 (18.52%) MVC
6 5 (18.52%) Scrum
6 5 (18.52%) UML
7 4 (14.81%) Microservices
7 4 (14.81%) SDLC
8 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.11%) DevOps
9 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (7.41%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
9 2 (7.41%) Open Source
9 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) COBOL
4 2 (7.41%) Scala
5 1 (3.70%) Go
5 1 (3.70%) Groovy
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Ansible
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) VMware
4 7 (25.93%) Siebel
5 1 (3.70%) ATG
5 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.70%) CA
5 1 (3.70%) Calypso
5 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.70%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) Murex
5 1 (3.70%) TIBCO