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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
London / City of London
Rank 139 138 177
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +39
Contract jobs citing Java EE 14 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.41% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 1.30% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 8
Median daily rate £625 £550 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +25.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+10.62% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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
1053 1000 1548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.62% 31.70% 30.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 843 1246
Median daily rate £475 £453 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.97% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 28 February 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 28 February 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 25 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (80.00%) Spring
4 16 (64.00%) XML
5 15 (60.00%) UML
5 15 (60.00%) SQL
6 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (56.00%) HTML
7 13 (52.00%) Oracle
7 13 (52.00%) JUnit
7 13 (52.00%) JMS
7 13 (52.00%) Maven
8 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
8 12 (48.00%) OO
8 12 (48.00%) CSS
9 11 (44.00%) Finance
9 11 (44.00%) JSON
9 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
10 10 (40.00%) Data Structures
10 10 (40.00%) SDLC
10 10 (40.00%) Multithreading
10 10 (40.00%) Bash Shell
10 10 (40.00%) Mockito
10 10 (40.00%) Shell Script
10 10 (40.00%) JAXB
10 10 (40.00%) JSP
10 10 (40.00%) Web Services
10 10 (40.00%) PL/SQL
11 8 (32.00%) Ant
11 8 (32.00%) Linux

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 (28.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (24.00%) Mule
2 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (16.00%) JBoss
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.00%) Confluence
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) AMQP
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) DB2
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) JUnit
1 13 (52.00%) Maven
2 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
3 10 (40.00%) Mockito
4 8 (32.00%) Ant
4 8 (32.00%) Cucumber
5 7 (28.00%) JIRA
6 6 (24.00%) EasyMock
6 6 (24.00%) Selenium
7 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
8 4 (16.00%) Gerrit
9 3 (12.00%) Subversion
10 2 (8.00%) Gradle
10 2 (8.00%) jMock
10 2 (8.00%) NetBeans
11 1 (4.00%) Hudson
11 1 (4.00%) Rational Application Developer
11 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
11 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 6 (24.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 23 (92.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (48.00%) Senior Developer
3 12 (48.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Test Automation Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Test Automation Developer
5 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Angular Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Java Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) Spring
2 16 (64.00%) XML
3 14 (56.00%) HTML
4 13 (52.00%) JMS
5 12 (48.00%) CSS
5 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
6 11 (44.00%) JSON
7 10 (40.00%) JAXB
7 10 (40.00%) JSP
7 10 (40.00%) Web Services
8 7 (28.00%) J2EE
8 7 (28.00%) JPA
8 7 (28.00%) REST
8 7 (28.00%) SOAP
9 6 (24.00%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (24.00%) Apache Camel
9 6 (24.00%) Spring Boot
9 6 (24.00%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (20.00%) JDBC
10 5 (20.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 6 (24.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) UML
3 12 (48.00%) OO
4 10 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 10 (40.00%) SDLC
5 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (32.00%) TDD
6 7 (28.00%) MVC
6 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (24.00%) BDD
7 6 (24.00%) Concurrent Programming
7 6 (24.00%) Microservices
7 6 (24.00%) Scrum
8 4 (16.00%) Open Source
8 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
9 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 10 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 10 (40.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) Go
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) WorldPay
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) ATG
4 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Sybase