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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 76 79 60
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Contract jobs citing J2EE 19 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.15% 1.28% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.16% 4.63% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 22
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£475 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
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
368 432 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.33% 27.60% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 239 175
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 38
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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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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 -2 13 £550 +18.91% 1
Nottinghamshire +10 3 £270 - 4
Leicestershire +7 2 - - 1
Lincolnshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - - 1
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 32 (88.89%) Java
2 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 13 (36.11%) JSP
4 13 (36.11%) Spring
5 12 (33.33%) Linux
6 10 (27.78%) Struts
7 9 (25.00%) C++
7 9 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 8 (22.22%) MVC
8 8 (22.22%) Maven
8 8 (22.22%) UML
8 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
9 7 (19.44%) XML
9 7 (19.44%) CSS
9 7 (19.44%) HTML
9 7 (19.44%) SQL
9 7 (19.44%) JUnit
9 7 (19.44%) Tomcat
9 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
10 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 6 (16.67%) UNIX
10 6 (16.67%) hybris
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle
11 5 (13.89%) IBM
11 5 (13.89%) Scrum
11 5 (13.89%) Java EE
11 5 (13.89%) Degree
11 5 (13.89%) Spring MVC
12 4 (11.11%) Apache Solr

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 7 (19.44%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (8.33%) CICS
4 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.56%) Apache
5 1 (2.78%) Magnolia
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (2.78%) JBoss
5 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.78%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) HTTPS
1 3 (8.33%) HTTP
1 3 (8.33%) Intranet
1 3 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.33%) MySQL
3 3 (8.33%) DB2
4 1 (2.78%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Maven
2 7 (19.44%) JUnit
3 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (8.33%) Selenium
4 2 (5.56%) JMeter
4 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.78%) Mockito
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Architect
5 6 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Service Manager
6 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Hybris Developer
8 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) JSP
1 13 (36.11%) Spring
2 10 (27.78%) Struts
3 9 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (19.44%) XML
4 7 (19.44%) CSS
4 7 (19.44%) HTML
5 5 (13.89%) Java EE
5 5 (13.89%) Spring MVC
6 4 (11.11%) Visualforce
6 4 (11.11%) .NET
6 4 (11.11%) Servlets
6 4 (11.11%) Web Services
7 3 (8.33%) XSLT
7 3 (8.33%) jQuery
8 2 (5.56%) Ajax
8 2 (5.56%) XHTML
8 2 (5.56%) EJB
8 2 (5.56%) JDBC
9 1 (2.78%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Open Source
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) DTV
3 1 (2.78%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) UNIX
3 4 (11.11%) Windows
4 3 (8.33%) SUSE
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.78%) Solaris
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) MVC
2 8 (22.22%) UML
3 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
4 5 (13.89%) Scrum
5 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.11%) SOA
5 4 (11.11%) CRM
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 3 (8.33%) Master Data Management
6 3 (8.33%) Software Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) OO
6 3 (8.33%) ERP
6 3 (8.33%) Data Management
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) TDD
6 3 (8.33%) Use Case
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.00%) C++
4 7 (19.44%) SQL
5 4 (11.11%) Apex Code
6 3 (8.33%) C
6 3 (8.33%) Python
7 2 (5.56%) C#
8 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) hybris
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) IBM
3 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (8.33%) Sun
5 2 (5.56%) HP
5 2 (5.56%) SAP
6 1 (2.78%) Sybase
6 1 (2.78%) Adobe
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) VMware
6 1 (2.78%) Atlassian