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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 184 190 165
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -25
Contract jobs citing Java EE 19 40 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.57% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 1.89% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 31
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£453 £425 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £388 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £538 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £339
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £37.00 £32.97
% change year-on-year
+35.13% +12.24%
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
1715 2121 1885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.23% 30.01% 29.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1367 1627 1465
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 19
Average hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £19.00 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.23 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Java EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java EE.

1 47 (92.16%) Java
2 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (37.25%) JBoss
4 18 (35.29%) Linux
4 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 17 (33.33%) HTML
5 17 (33.33%) Oracle
5 17 (33.33%) Web Services
5 17 (33.33%) UNIX
5 17 (33.33%) Spring
6 15 (29.41%) REST
7 14 (27.45%) JMS
7 14 (27.45%) JUnit
7 14 (27.45%) WebLogic
8 13 (25.49%) Finance
8 13 (25.49%) WebSphere
9 12 (23.53%) XML
10 11 (21.57%) SOAP
10 11 (21.57%) SQL
10 11 (21.57%) SOA
10 11 (21.57%) Banking
11 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
11 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (17.65%) Ajax
13 8 (15.69%) TDD
13 8 (15.69%) Scrum
13 8 (15.69%) jQuery
13 8 (15.69%) CSS
13 8 (15.69%) OO
13 8 (15.69%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Java EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (37.25%) JBoss
2 14 (27.45%) WebLogic
3 13 (25.49%) WebSphere
4 8 (15.69%) Apache
5 7 (13.73%) Tomcat
6 5 (9.80%) IIS
7 2 (3.92%) Mule
7 2 (3.92%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (3.92%) Apache Spark
7 2 (3.92%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.96%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.96%) Documentum
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.96%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (1.96%) AquaLogic
8 1 (1.96%) Eucalyptus
8 1 (1.96%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Project
2 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Murex MxG2000
2 1 (1.96%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (1.96%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.96%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Intranet
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
1 2 (3.92%) HTTP
1 2 (3.92%) LDAP
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.96%) SSL
2 1 (1.96%) DNS
2 1 (1.96%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.96%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Hive
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.92%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.96%) DB2
4 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.96%) JasperReports
4 1 (1.96%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) JUnit
2 5 (9.80%) Eclipse
3 4 (7.84%) Selenium
3 4 (7.84%) Maven
3 4 (7.84%) Subversion
4 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.88%) Introscope
4 3 (5.88%) Xcode
4 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.92%) TestNG
5 2 (3.92%) Redmine
5 2 (3.92%) jMock
5 2 (3.92%) JIRA
6 1 (1.96%) Robolectric
6 1 (1.96%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.96%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (1.96%) Checkstyle
6 1 (1.96%) Lombardi
6 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 11 (21.57%) Banking
3 7 (13.73%) Front Office
4 6 (11.76%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.96%) Back Office
6 1 (1.96%) Games
6 1 (1.96%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) Developer
2 26 (50.98%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Consultant
5 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.92%) SOA Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Java Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Software Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Front Office Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Hadoop Developer
7 1 (1.96%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) FX Support Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Support Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Lead Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) HTML
1 17 (33.33%) Web Services
1 17 (33.33%) Spring
2 15 (29.41%) REST
3 14 (27.45%) JMS
4 12 (23.53%) XML
5 11 (21.57%) SOAP
6 9 (17.65%) Ajax
7 8 (15.69%) jQuery
7 8 (15.69%) CSS
8 7 (13.73%) Struts
8 7 (13.73%) .NET
8 7 (13.73%) J2EE
8 7 (13.73%) WebSockets
8 7 (13.73%) Hibernate
9 6 (11.76%) JSON
9 6 (11.76%) JSP
10 5 (9.80%) XSLT
10 5 (9.80%) Middleware
11 4 (7.84%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Fixed Income
1 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (7.84%) Fat Client
3 4 (7.84%) Thin Client
4 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.92%) Kindle
5 2 (3.92%) Open Source
6 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.96%) AS400
6 1 (1.96%) Replication
6 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.96%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.96%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.96%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Linux
2 17 (33.33%) UNIX
3 6 (11.76%) Windows
4 4 (7.84%) Android
4 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.57%) SOA
3 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
3 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (15.69%) TDD
4 8 (15.69%) Scrum
4 8 (15.69%) OO
5 6 (11.76%) MVC
6 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Web Development
7 4 (7.84%) EAI
7 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.84%) UML
7 4 (7.84%) User Stories
8 3 (5.88%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (5.88%) Release Management
8 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.88%) BDD
8 3 (5.88%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 47 (92.16%) Java
2 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 11 (21.57%) SQL
4 6 (11.76%) C#
5 4 (7.84%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.88%) ActionScript
6 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.88%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.92%) C++
7 2 (3.92%) Perl
8 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.96%) Python
8 1 (1.96%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) VBA
8 1 (1.96%) VB
8 1 (1.96%) Jython
8 1 (1.96%) XPath
8 1 (1.96%) Korn
8 1 (1.96%) C-shell
8 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
1 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
1 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (1.96%) OpenAM
1 1 (1.96%) Control-M
1 1 (1.96%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Murex
2 6 (11.76%) Sybase
3 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.88%) Perforce
4 3 (5.88%) Bloomberg
4 3 (5.88%) Splunk
5 2 (3.92%) Adobe
5 2 (3.92%) Calypso
5 2 (3.92%) IBM
5 2 (3.92%) Reuters
6 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.96%) Atomikos
6 1 (1.96%) Cognos
6 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.96%) Metastorm
6 1 (1.96%) Open Text
6 1 (1.96%) Remedy
6 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
City of London
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