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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 60 75 75
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Contract jobs citing J2EE 37 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.39% 1.04% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.62% 5.00% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 8
Average daily rate £420 £444 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% +20.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £259 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £575 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+73.61% +6.66%
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
429 300 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.70% 20.75% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 156 183
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 18
Average hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -49.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £16.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +14 16 £425 -26.08% 3
Nottinghamshire -5 7 £275 -26.66% 4
Leicestershire -9 6 £275 +292.85% 2
Derbyshire -11 2 £360 +5.88%
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 63 (94.03%) Java
2 42 (62.69%) jQuery
3 39 (58.21%) HTML
4 38 (56.72%) JavaScript
5 33 (49.25%) Ajax
6 29 (43.28%) JSP
6 29 (43.28%) Web Services
7 28 (41.79%) Eclipse
7 28 (41.79%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (41.79%) HTML5
8 27 (40.30%) JSON
9 26 (38.81%) Spring
9 26 (38.81%) JBoss
10 25 (37.31%) E-Commerce
10 25 (37.31%) CSS
11 24 (35.82%) Ant
12 22 (32.84%) CSS3
13 20 (29.85%) RichFaces
13 20 (29.85%) JSF
14 18 (26.87%) XML
15 17 (25.37%) SOAP
15 17 (25.37%) Hibernate
16 15 (22.39%) DB2
16 15 (22.39%) Oracle
17 13 (19.40%) IBM
18 12 (17.91%) Finance
19 11 (16.42%) SOA
19 11 (16.42%) SQL
19 11 (16.42%) Struts
19 11 (16.42%) REST

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 26 (38.81%) JBoss
2 9 (13.43%) Apache
2 9 (13.43%) Tomcat
3 8 (11.94%) MQSeries
4 5 (7.46%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 5 (7.46%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.49%) AquaLogic
5 1 (1.49%) Confluence
5 1 (1.49%) Node.js
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.49%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (10.45%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.49%) BigMachines
4 1 (1.49%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) HTTP
1 7 (10.45%) HTTPS
2 5 (7.46%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.39%) DB2
2 8 (11.94%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.46%) DataStage
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.49%) MySQL
4 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (41.79%) Eclipse
2 24 (35.82%) Ant
3 5 (7.46%) JUnit
3 5 (7.46%) Lombardi
3 5 (7.46%) Maven
4 4 (5.97%) Selenium
5 2 (2.99%) Clang
5 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.99%) Subversion
6 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.49%) Hudson
6 1 (1.49%) JIRA
6 1 (1.49%) jMock
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
3 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (82.09%) Developer
2 39 (58.21%) Java Developer
3 13 (19.40%) UI Developer
4 11 (16.42%) J2EE Developer
4 11 (16.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Architect
6 7 (10.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Lead Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (7.46%) HTML Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Hybris Architect
9 4 (5.97%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.48%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Hybris Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Java Architect
10 3 (4.48%) JSP Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Lead Java Developer
10 3 (4.48%) TIBCO Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (62.69%) jQuery
2 39 (58.21%) HTML
3 33 (49.25%) Ajax
4 29 (43.28%) JSP
4 29 (43.28%) Web Services
5 28 (41.79%) HTML5
6 27 (40.30%) JSON
7 26 (38.81%) Spring
8 25 (37.31%) CSS
9 22 (32.84%) CSS3
10 20 (29.85%) JSF
10 20 (29.85%) RichFaces
11 18 (26.87%) XML
12 17 (25.37%) Hibernate
12 17 (25.37%) SOAP
13 11 (16.42%) REST
13 11 (16.42%) Struts
14 10 (14.93%) JMS
15 9 (13.43%) XSLT
16 8 (11.94%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) iPad
2 5 (7.46%) Mainframe
3 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.99%) iPhone
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Unix
2 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.99%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) AIX
4 1 (1.49%) Linux
4 1 (1.49%) OS/390
4 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.79%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.31%) E-Commerce
3 11 (16.42%) SOA
4 10 (14.93%) MVC
5 9 (13.43%) B2B
5 9 (13.43%) TDD
6 6 (8.96%) B2C
6 6 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.96%) EAI
6 6 (8.96%) Front End Development
6 6 (8.96%) OO
6 6 (8.96%) Performance Testing
6 6 (8.96%) UML
6 6 (8.96%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.46%) AOP
7 5 (7.46%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 5 (7.46%) OOP
7 5 (7.46%) Pair Programming
7 5 (7.46%) SDLC
8 4 (5.97%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (94.03%) Java
2 38 (56.72%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.42%) SQL
4 6 (8.96%) XPath
4 6 (8.96%) XQuery
5 5 (7.46%) COBOL
6 2 (2.99%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.49%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.49%) C
7 1 (1.49%) C#
7 1 (1.49%) C++
7 1 (1.49%) Perl
7 1 (1.49%) PHP
7 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.49%) Scala
7 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) Degree
1 4 (5.97%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Oracle
2 13 (19.40%) IBM
3 8 (11.94%) hybris
4 7 (10.45%) TIBCO
5 5 (7.46%) Sun
6 2 (2.99%) Kony
6 2 (2.99%) SAP
6 2 (2.99%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.49%) Apigee
7 1 (1.49%) ATG
7 1 (1.49%) Axway
7 1 (1.49%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.49%) Metastorm
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.49%) Siebel
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £425 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Rate: £325 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago