The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 80 73 65
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing J2EE 18 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.09% 1.14% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.99% 4.59% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 16
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £280 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.91%
J2EE
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
451 370 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.42% 24.77% 26.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 208 220
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 14
Average hourly rate £8.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +2 6 £413 +47.32% 9
Nottinghamshire -5 6 £363 -6.45% 5
Leicestershire -3 2 - - 1
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 35 (77.78%) Java
2 19 (42.22%) Spring
3 14 (31.11%) MVC
3 14 (31.11%) JSP
3 14 (31.11%) E-Commerce
4 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (26.67%) hybris
5 11 (24.44%) HTML
5 11 (24.44%) Web Services
6 10 (22.22%) JBoss
7 9 (20.00%) OO
7 9 (20.00%) UNIX
7 9 (20.00%) Scrum
7 9 (20.00%) Retail
8 8 (17.78%) XML
8 8 (17.78%) SQL
8 8 (17.78%) Ant
8 8 (17.78%) Eclipse
8 8 (17.78%) JSON
9 7 (15.56%) jQuery
9 7 (15.56%) CSS
9 7 (15.56%) Hibernate
9 7 (15.56%) Ajax
10 6 (13.33%) JSF
10 6 (13.33%) Oracle
10 6 (13.33%) OOP
10 6 (13.33%) Linux
10 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
10 6 (13.33%) Spring MVC

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (22.22%) JBoss
2 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.11%) Apache
4 4 (8.89%) Apache Solr
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.67%) iPlanet
6 2 (4.44%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (4.44%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (4.44%) MQSeries
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (4.44%) Commerce Server
6 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
6 2 (4.44%) Magnolia
7 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Project
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.22%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Firewall
2 3 (6.67%) VLAN
2 3 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 3 (6.67%) WAN
2 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.67%) DNS
2 3 (6.67%) SAN
2 3 (6.67%) FCoE
3 2 (4.44%) LDAP
3 2 (4.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) MySQL
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Eclipse
1 8 (17.78%) Ant
2 5 (11.11%) JUnit
3 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.22%) Xcode
4 1 (2.22%) Subversion
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (20.00%) Retail
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Architect
4 7 (15.56%) Hybris Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Hybris Architect
7 3 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) UI Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Designer
8 2 (4.44%) Data Centre Architect
8 2 (4.44%) UI Programmer
8 2 (4.44%) Data Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (4.44%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) Spring
2 14 (31.11%) JSP
3 11 (24.44%) HTML
3 11 (24.44%) Web Services
4 8 (17.78%) XML
4 8 (17.78%) JSON
5 7 (15.56%) Ajax
5 7 (15.56%) jQuery
5 7 (15.56%) CSS
5 7 (15.56%) Hibernate
6 6 (13.33%) Spring MVC
6 6 (13.33%) JSF
7 5 (11.11%) SOAP
7 5 (11.11%) HTML5
8 4 (8.89%) REST
8 4 (8.89%) CSS3
8 4 (8.89%) .NET
8 4 (8.89%) JSTL
8 4 (8.89%) RichFaces
9 3 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.89%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (6.67%) Clustering
4 2 (4.44%) DTV
4 2 (4.44%) Grid Computing
4 2 (4.44%) iPad
5 1 (2.22%) User Experience
5 1 (2.22%) Social Media
5 1 (2.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) UNIX
2 6 (13.33%) Linux
3 4 (8.89%) Windows
4 3 (6.67%) AIX
4 3 (6.67%) HPUX
4 3 (6.67%) Solaris
4 3 (6.67%) SUSE
4 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) E-Commerce
1 14 (31.11%) MVC
2 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.00%) Scrum
3 9 (20.00%) OO
4 6 (13.33%) OOP
5 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.89%) TDD
6 4 (8.89%) AOP
6 4 (8.89%) Change Management
6 4 (8.89%) OOD
6 4 (8.89%) SOA
6 4 (8.89%) B2C
6 4 (8.89%) Kanban
6 4 (8.89%) BDD
6 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.89%) SDLC
7 3 (6.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 35 (77.78%) Java
2 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.78%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) Perl
4 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.67%) Korn
5 3 (6.67%) C-shell
5 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.44%) Scala
6 2 (4.44%) PHP
6 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.22%) VB
7 1 (2.22%) VBA
7 1 (2.22%) XQuery
7 1 (2.22%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.22%) XPath
7 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.22%) VB6
7 1 (2.22%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (6.67%) Samba
1 3 (6.67%) KVM
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) OpenView
1 2 (4.44%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.22%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) hybris
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.89%) Endeca
4 4 (8.89%) SAP
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.67%) Sun
5 3 (6.67%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) PlateSpin
5 3 (6.67%) Veritas
5 3 (6.67%) VMware
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco
5 3 (6.67%) F5
6 2 (4.44%) IBM
6 2 (4.44%) Opsware
6 2 (4.44%) Cognos
7 1 (2.22%) Siebel
7 1 (2.22%) CA
7 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.22%) ATG
Leicester, Leicestershire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £550 to £750 per day excellent rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Mason Frank
Posted: 20 days ago