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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England / East Midlands
Rank 57 68 84
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Contract jobs citing J2EE 43 34 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.93% 2.13% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.39% 7.66% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 7
Median daily rate £410 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £450 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +73.61%

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
458 444 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.22% 27.82% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 259 159
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +24 26 £450 +63.63% 6
Northamptonshire -11 8 £313 -26.47% 8
Lincolnshire - 3 £395 -
Derbyshire -8 2 £350 -2.77%
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 70 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (48.57%) Spring
3 32 (45.71%) JSP
4 28 (40.00%) JBoss
5 27 (38.57%) Eclipse
5 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (38.57%) Hibernate
6 25 (35.71%) Java EE
7 24 (34.29%) E-Commerce
8 22 (31.43%) Ant
8 22 (31.43%) SQL
8 22 (31.43%) Oracle
9 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
9 17 (24.29%) Web Services
9 17 (24.29%) Maven
10 16 (22.86%) Subversion
10 16 (22.86%) HTML
10 16 (22.86%) CSS
10 16 (22.86%) Open Source
11 15 (21.43%) jQuery
12 14 (20.00%) Web Application Development
12 14 (20.00%) XML
12 14 (20.00%) Linux
12 14 (20.00%) Struts
12 14 (20.00%) WebSphere
13 13 (18.57%) Ajax
13 13 (18.57%) Red Hat
13 13 (18.57%) DB2
14 12 (17.14%) SOAP
14 12 (17.14%) WSDL

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 28 (40.00%) JBoss
2 14 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 11 (15.71%) Apache
4 7 (10.00%) WebLogic
5 6 (8.57%) iPlanet
6 5 (7.14%) IIS
6 5 (7.14%) Tomcat
7 3 (4.29%) MQSeries
8 2 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.71%) Firewall
2 6 (8.57%) BIG-IP
3 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.71%) SAN
5 3 (4.29%) LDAP
6 2 (2.86%) FTP
6 2 (2.86%) NAS
6 2 (2.86%) SSH
7 1 (1.43%) HTTP
7 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) DB2
2 10 (14.29%) DB2 UDB
3 9 (12.86%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.14%) Endeca
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.86%) MySQL
6 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.43%) Big Data
7 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (38.57%) Eclipse
2 22 (31.43%) Ant
3 17 (24.29%) Maven
4 16 (22.86%) Subversion
5 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
5 9 (12.86%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.71%) Hudson
7 2 (2.86%) JUnit
7 2 (2.86%) Mockito
8 1 (1.43%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.43%) Gradle
8 1 (1.43%) Grunt
8 1 (1.43%) Jasmine
General
1 7 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Billing
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (68.57%) Developer
2 43 (61.43%) Java Developer
3 13 (18.57%) Architect
4 6 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
4 6 (8.57%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (8.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 5 (7.14%) Java Applications Developer
5 5 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Azure Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Java Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Web Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (48.57%) Spring
2 32 (45.71%) JSP
3 27 (38.57%) Hibernate
4 25 (35.71%) Java EE
5 17 (24.29%) Web Services
6 16 (22.86%) CSS
6 16 (22.86%) HTML
7 15 (21.43%) jQuery
8 14 (20.00%) Struts
8 14 (20.00%) XML
9 13 (18.57%) Ajax
10 12 (17.14%) JSF
10 12 (17.14%) JSON
10 12 (17.14%) SOAP
10 12 (17.14%) WSDL
11 11 (15.71%) Struts2
12 10 (14.29%) Apache Flex
12 10 (14.29%) UDDI
12 10 (14.29%) XHTML
12 10 (14.29%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.29%) Driving Licence
2 3 (4.29%) HP Storage
2 3 (4.29%) HP StoreVirtual
2 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.29%) User Experience
3 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) Clustering
3 2 (2.86%) Grid Computing
3 2 (2.86%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.86%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.43%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.00%) Linux
2 11 (15.71%) Unix
2 11 (15.71%) Windows
3 6 (8.57%) AIX
3 6 (8.57%) Solaris
3 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (34.29%) E-Commerce
3 16 (22.86%) Open Source
4 14 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 12 (17.14%) Web Development
6 10 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 9 (12.86%) Software Engineering
8 7 (10.00%) Project Management
9 6 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (8.57%) MVC
9 6 (8.57%) Six Sigma
10 5 (7.14%) ITIL
10 5 (7.14%) ITIL V3
10 5 (7.14%) Migration
10 5 (7.14%) SDLC
10 5 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (5.71%) OO
11 4 (5.71%) QMS
11 4 (5.71%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (31.43%) SQL
3 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.43%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.00%) Degree
3 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) JSP 440
2 4 (5.71%) SLA
3 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.14%) Squid
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (8.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (7.14%) Graphite
2 5 (7.14%) logstash
3 4 (5.71%) NetBackup
4 3 (4.29%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.86%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (2.86%) OpenView
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle
2 13 (18.57%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.57%) BEA
3 6 (8.57%) Cisco
3 6 (8.57%) F5
3 6 (8.57%) Sun
3 6 (8.57%) VMware
4 4 (5.71%) 3PAR
4 4 (5.71%) EMC
4 4 (5.71%) HP
4 4 (5.71%) Symantec
5 2 (2.86%) BMC
5 2 (2.86%) Cognos
5 2 (2.86%) NetApp
5 2 (2.86%) Opsware
5 2 (2.86%) Qualys
5 2 (2.86%) Veritas
6 1 (1.43%) Chordiant