The first table below looks at the demand for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Docklands, London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 28 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing J2EE 2 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.24% 2.10% 3.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 7.50% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Average daily rate £543 - £554
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £381
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.80 £35.11 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +8.03%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 40 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 17.39% 27.97% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 45
Average daily rate £450 £400 £542
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -26.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £200 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £520 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
J2EE
London

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the Docklands, London region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Docklands, London region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) UML
4 4 (50.00%) JMS
4 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (50.00%) Banking
4 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (50.00%) JRules
4 4 (50.00%) Spring
4 4 (50.00%) Drools
4 4 (50.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (50.00%) Hudson
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (37.50%) Cash Management
5 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
5 3 (37.50%) Derivative
5 3 (37.50%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Migration
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) Sybase
6 2 (25.00%) Subversion
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Code Coverage
6 2 (25.00%) Relational Database

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing J2EE 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 J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Java Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) JMS
1 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (50.00%) JRules
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
1 4 (50.00%) Drools
2 1 (12.50%) J2SE
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Derivative
1 3 (37.50%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) Cash Management
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Code Coverage
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Unified Process
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) RUP
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) IBM