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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
London / City of London
Rank 135 141 171
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +30
Contract jobs citing Java EE 18 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.33% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.68% 1.03% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 10
Median daily rate £475 £400 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £388 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 £393 £384
% change year-on-year
+20.38% +2.28%
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%

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
1074 973 1538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.42% 32.12% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 813 1245
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 £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 28 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (82.14%) Spring
4 16 (57.14%) SQL
4 16 (57.14%) XML
4 16 (57.14%) UML
5 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
5 15 (53.57%) HTML
5 15 (53.57%) Maven
6 14 (50.00%) CSS
6 14 (50.00%) Web Services
6 14 (50.00%) Hibernate
7 13 (46.43%) JUnit
7 13 (46.43%) Oracle
7 13 (46.43%) JSON
8 12 (42.86%) Finance
8 12 (42.86%) JMS
8 12 (42.86%) JAXB
8 12 (42.86%) SDLC
9 11 (39.29%) JSP
9 11 (39.29%) OO
10 10 (35.71%) Mockito
10 10 (35.71%) Ant
10 10 (35.71%) MVC
10 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
11 9 (32.14%) Data Structures
11 9 (32.14%) Shell Script
11 9 (32.14%) PL/SQL
11 9 (32.14%) Bash Shell
11 9 (32.14%) Multithreading

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 7 (25.00%) JBoss
2 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
3 5 (17.86%) Mule
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.57%) Confluence
4 1 (3.57%) Jetty
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) AMQP
1 1 (3.57%) DMZ
1 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
1 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) Big Data
2 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Navigator
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Maven
2 13 (46.43%) JUnit
3 10 (35.71%) Ant
3 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
3 10 (35.71%) Mockito
4 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 6 (21.43%) JIRA
6 5 (17.86%) EasyMock
6 5 (17.86%) Selenium
6 5 (17.86%) Subversion
7 4 (14.29%) Gerrit
7 4 (14.29%) NetBeans
8 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
9 2 (7.14%) Gradle
9 2 (7.14%) jMock
9 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
9 2 (7.14%) TortoiseSVN
10 1 (3.57%) Hudson
10 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (17.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 25 (89.29%) Java Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Senior Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Test Automation Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Test Automation Developer
5 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Angular Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Java Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) Spring
2 16 (57.14%) XML
3 15 (53.57%) HTML
4 14 (50.00%) CSS
4 14 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 14 (50.00%) Web Services
5 13 (46.43%) JSON
6 12 (42.86%) JAXB
6 12 (42.86%) JMS
7 11 (39.29%) JSP
8 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
8 8 (28.57%) jQuery
8 8 (28.57%) Spring MVC
9 7 (25.00%) SOAP
9 7 (25.00%) XSLT
10 6 (21.43%) Ajax
10 6 (21.43%) JPA
10 6 (21.43%) REST
11 5 (17.86%) Apache Camel
11 5 (17.86%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Data Structures
2 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (17.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.57%) DataPower
6 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Unix
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) UML
3 12 (42.86%) SDLC
4 11 (39.29%) OO
5 10 (35.71%) MVC
6 9 (32.14%) Multithreading
7 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (25.00%) Microservices
8 7 (25.00%) Scrum
8 7 (25.00%) TDD
8 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
10 5 (17.86%) BDD
10 5 (17.86%) Concurrent Programming
11 4 (14.29%) Change Management
11 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (14.29%) Open Source
11 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
11 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
12 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
4 9 (32.14%) Bash Shell
4 9 (32.14%) PL/SQL
4 9 (32.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.57%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) Go
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) KVM
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) WorldPay
3 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) ATG
4 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.57%) CA
4 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) F5
4 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.57%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) Sybase
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
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