The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East Midlands region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 67 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing J2EE 19 34 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.35% 2.40% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.44% 11.60% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 13
Average daily rate
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£398 £550 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.72% +57.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £331 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £580 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
349 293 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.88% 20.66% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 149 145
Average daily rate £295 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £20.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £62.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
J2EE
England

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 10 July 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 10 July 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
Nottinghamshire +1 6 £420 -6.66% 4
Northamptonshire -1 6 £273 -52.60% 5
Leicestershire -9 2 - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 22 (51.16%) Spring
3 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (41.86%) Hibernate
5 17 (39.53%) Finance
5 17 (39.53%) Web Services
6 15 (34.88%) C++
7 13 (30.23%) Fixed Income
7 13 (30.23%) FIX Protocol
8 12 (27.91%) Java SE
8 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
8 12 (27.91%) Struts
9 11 (25.58%) Oracle
9 11 (25.58%) Eclipse
9 11 (25.58%) Degree
10 10 (23.26%) JSP
11 9 (20.93%) XML
12 8 (18.60%) Scrum
12 8 (18.60%) Maven
13 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
13 7 (16.28%) SQL
13 7 (16.28%) JUnit
14 6 (13.95%) Servlets
14 6 (13.95%) CSS
14 6 (13.95%) Sun
14 6 (13.95%) Sun Certification
14 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
14 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
14 6 (13.95%) Multithreading
15 5 (11.63%) jQuery

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.33%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.33%) Jetty
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
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 3 (6.98%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) HTTP
1 3 (6.98%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) DB2
2 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.33%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Eclipse
2 8 (18.60%) Maven
3 7 (16.28%) JUnit
4 2 (4.65%) Ant
4 2 (4.65%) Subversion
4 2 (4.65%) Selenium
5 1 (2.33%) jMock
5 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.33%) XDoclet
5 1 (2.33%) JIRA
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%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (69.77%) Developer
2 27 (62.79%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (20.93%) J2EE Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 2 (4.65%) C++/Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Project Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) Spring
2 18 (41.86%) Hibernate
3 17 (39.53%) Web Services
4 13 (30.23%) FIX Protocol
5 12 (27.91%) Java SE
5 12 (27.91%) Struts
6 10 (23.26%) JSP
7 9 (20.93%) XML
8 6 (13.95%) Servlets
8 6 (13.95%) CSS
9 5 (11.63%) SOAP
9 5 (11.63%) EJB
9 5 (11.63%) jQuery
10 4 (9.30%) Spring MVC
10 4 (9.30%) .NET
10 4 (9.30%) J2SE
11 3 (6.98%) HTML
11 3 (6.98%) JDBC
11 3 (6.98%) RESTful
11 3 (6.98%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Fixed Income
2 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.98%) Data Integration
4 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.65%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (18.60%) Scrum
3 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
3 6 (13.95%) Multithreading
4 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.30%) MVC
5 4 (9.30%) UML
6 3 (6.98%) CRM
6 3 (6.98%) ERP
6 3 (6.98%) Use Case
6 3 (6.98%) Web Application Development
6 3 (6.98%) User Stories
6 3 (6.98%) Low Latency
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.65%) Web Development
7 2 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.65%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (95.35%) Java
2 15 (34.88%) C++
3 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.28%) SQL
5 3 (6.98%) Apex Code
5 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.33%) C
6 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.33%) Pascal
6 1 (2.33%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.33%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Sun
3 3 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) JBoss
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Alterian
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
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