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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 78 75 90
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs citing J2EE 17 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.10% 1.38% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.61% 5.07% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 6
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£350 £450 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £338 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.75 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -8.16%
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
369 454 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.87% 27.32% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 239 152
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £212 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 31
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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
Leicestershire +5 6 £350 -12.50% 1
Nottinghamshire +7 4 £270 -40.00% 4
Northamptonshire 0 3 £280 -34.11% 6
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 41 (95.35%) Java
2 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (44.19%) Spring
4 17 (39.53%) Finance
4 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
5 16 (37.21%) JSP
6 15 (34.88%) C++
7 14 (32.56%) Hibernate
8 13 (30.23%) Fixed Income
8 13 (30.23%) Struts
8 13 (30.23%) Web Services
8 13 (30.23%) FIX Protocol
9 12 (27.91%) Java SE
9 12 (27.91%) Degree
10 10 (23.26%) Maven
10 10 (23.26%) Oracle
11 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
12 8 (18.60%) HTML
12 8 (18.60%) XML
12 8 (18.60%) CSS
12 8 (18.60%) Eclipse
12 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
13 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
13 7 (16.28%) Multithreading
13 7 (16.28%) MVC
13 7 (16.28%) Servlets
14 6 (13.95%) EJB
14 6 (13.95%) Linux
14 6 (13.95%) UML
14 6 (13.95%) SQL

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.65%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) CICS
4 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.33%) Jetty
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Project
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Intranet
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.30%) DB2
4 2 (4.65%) MySQL
5 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Maven
2 8 (18.60%) Eclipse
3 6 (13.95%) JUnit
4 2 (4.65%) Selenium
4 2 (4.65%) JMeter
4 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.33%) Ant
5 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.33%) Subversion
5 1 (2.33%) XDoclet
5 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.98%) Front Office
3 2 (4.65%) Electronics
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (72.09%) Developer
2 29 (67.44%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (18.60%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Project Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) C++/Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Specialist
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) Spring
2 16 (37.21%) JSP
3 14 (32.56%) Hibernate
4 13 (30.23%) Struts
4 13 (30.23%) Web Services
4 13 (30.23%) FIX Protocol
5 12 (27.91%) Java SE
6 8 (18.60%) XML
6 8 (18.60%) HTML
6 8 (18.60%) CSS
7 7 (16.28%) Servlets
8 6 (13.95%) EJB
8 6 (13.95%) Java EE
9 5 (11.63%) Spring MVC
9 5 (11.63%) .NET
10 4 (9.30%) XSLT
10 4 (9.30%) jQuery
11 3 (6.98%) JDBC
11 3 (6.98%) Ajax
12 2 (4.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Fixed Income
2 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) DTV
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) SUSE
2 2 (4.65%) UNIX
3 1 (2.33%) Solaris
3 1 (2.33%) Android
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) Multithreading
2 7 (16.28%) MVC
2 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
3 6 (13.95%) UML
4 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
4 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
5 4 (9.30%) OO
5 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.98%) Low Latency
6 3 (6.98%) SOA
6 3 (6.98%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) TDD
7 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.65%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (95.35%) Java
2 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
3 15 (34.88%) C++
4 6 (13.95%) SQL
5 3 (6.98%) C
6 2 (4.65%) C#
6 2 (4.65%) Python
7 1 (2.33%) Pascal
7 1 (2.33%) PL/1
7 1 (2.33%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Sun
3 3 (6.98%) SAP
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) IBM
4 2 (4.65%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Alterian
5 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.33%) Sybase
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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