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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England / East Midlands
Rank 55 59 77
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Contract jobs citing J2EE 38 42 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.60% 2.76% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.72% 9.68% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 5
Median daily rate £450 £425 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -26.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.58% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £59.25 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-36.70% +68.44%

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
436 434 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.80% 28.53% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 260 166
Median daily rate £350 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +64.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 January 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 January 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 +15 18 £475 +11.76% 8
Northamptonshire -13 16 £420 -1.17% 1
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 61 (98.39%) Java
2 36 (58.06%) JSP
3 31 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 30 (48.39%) Eclipse
4 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (46.77%) Ant
5 29 (46.77%) JBoss
6 24 (38.71%) Spring
7 22 (35.48%) HTML
7 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
7 22 (35.48%) CSS
8 21 (33.87%) Hibernate
9 20 (32.26%) jQuery
10 19 (30.65%) JSF
10 19 (30.65%) Ajax
10 19 (30.65%) JSON
11 18 (29.03%) Java EE
12 17 (27.42%) Web Services
12 17 (27.42%) SQL
13 16 (25.81%) Open Source
14 15 (24.19%) Subversion
15 14 (22.58%) Maven
15 14 (22.58%) Oracle
16 13 (20.97%) SOAP
17 12 (19.35%) Linux
17 12 (19.35%) DB2
17 12 (19.35%) Web Development
17 12 (19.35%) RichFaces
17 12 (19.35%) Web Application Development
18 11 (17.74%) HTML5

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 29 (46.77%) JBoss
2 11 (17.74%) Apache
2 11 (17.74%) WebSphere
3 6 (9.68%) iPlanet
3 6 (9.68%) WebLogic
4 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.84%) MQSeries
6 2 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) BIG-IP
1 6 (9.68%) Firewall
2 4 (6.45%) SAN
3 3 (4.84%) LDAP
4 2 (3.23%) FTP
4 2 (3.23%) NAS
4 2 (3.23%) SSH
5 1 (1.61%) HTTP
5 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.35%) DB2
2 10 (16.13%) DB2 UDB
3 7 (11.29%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.06%) Endeca
5 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (48.39%) Eclipse
2 29 (46.77%) Ant
3 15 (24.19%) Subversion
4 14 (22.58%) Maven
5 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
6 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
7 4 (6.45%) Hudson
8 1 (1.61%) Grunt
8 1 (1.61%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (74.19%) Developer
2 41 (66.13%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.90%) Architect
4 6 (9.68%) Cloud Architect
4 6 (9.68%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (9.68%) UI Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Applications Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Java Applications Developer
5 5 (8.06%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Azure Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (6.45%) HTML Developer
6 4 (6.45%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Java Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (58.06%) JSP
2 24 (38.71%) Spring
3 22 (35.48%) CSS
3 22 (35.48%) HTML
4 21 (33.87%) Hibernate
5 20 (32.26%) jQuery
6 19 (30.65%) Ajax
6 19 (30.65%) JSF
6 19 (30.65%) JSON
7 18 (29.03%) Java EE
8 17 (27.42%) Web Services
9 13 (20.97%) SOAP
10 12 (19.35%) RichFaces
11 11 (17.74%) HTML5
11 11 (17.74%) Struts
11 11 (17.74%) WSDL
12 10 (16.13%) UDDI
12 10 (16.13%) XHTML
12 10 (16.13%) XML
12 10 (16.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) HP Storage
1 3 (4.84%) HP StoreVirtual
1 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Clustering
2 2 (3.23%) Grid Computing
2 2 (3.23%) User Experience
2 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) Linux
2 7 (11.29%) Unix
3 6 (9.68%) AIX
3 6 (9.68%) Solaris
3 6 (9.68%) Windows
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.81%) Open Source
4 12 (19.35%) Web Application Development
4 12 (19.35%) Web Development
5 10 (16.13%) Performance Testing
6 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (9.68%) MVC
7 6 (9.68%) Project Management
7 6 (9.68%) Six Sigma
8 5 (8.06%) ITIL
8 5 (8.06%) ITIL V3
8 5 (8.06%) SDLC
9 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (6.45%) QMS
9 4 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.84%) OO
11 2 (3.23%) Data Modelling
11 2 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 61 (98.39%) Java
2 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 17 (27.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) JSP 440
2 4 (6.45%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.06%) Squid
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (9.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (8.06%) Graphite
2 5 (8.06%) logstash
3 4 (6.45%) NetBackup
4 3 (4.84%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (3.23%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (3.23%) OpenView
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Oracle
2 11 (17.74%) Red Hat
3 6 (9.68%) BEA
3 6 (9.68%) Cisco
3 6 (9.68%) F5
3 6 (9.68%) Sun
3 6 (9.68%) VMware
4 4 (6.45%) 3PAR
4 4 (6.45%) EMC
4 4 (6.45%) HP
4 4 (6.45%) Symantec
5 2 (3.23%) BMC
5 2 (3.23%) Cognos
5 2 (3.23%) NetApp
5 2 (3.23%) Opsware
5 2 (3.23%) Qualys
5 2 (3.23%) Veritas
6 1 (1.61%) SAP
6 1 (1.61%) webMethods