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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 74 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing J2EE 27 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.64% 1.68% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.62% 6.13% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 12
Average daily rate
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£388 £420 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% +26.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £329 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £442 £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £36.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +9.84%
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
408 408 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.80% 27.47% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 223 158
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 20
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 -17 6 £347 -17.26% 3
Leicestershire - 6 £375 - 2
Northamptonshire +1 5 £400 +9.96% 3
Derbyshire -1 5 £400 -1.84%
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 31 (81.58%) Java
2 17 (44.74%) Spring
3 14 (36.84%) MVC
4 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.68%) JSP
6 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
6 8 (21.05%) Retail
7 7 (18.42%) Scrum
7 7 (18.42%) Web Services
7 7 (18.42%) SQL
7 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
7 7 (18.42%) OO
7 7 (18.42%) hybris
8 6 (15.79%) REST
8 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
8 6 (15.79%) Spring MVC
8 6 (15.79%) Linux
8 6 (15.79%) OOD
8 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
8 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 6 (15.79%) UNIX
8 6 (15.79%) OOP
9 5 (13.16%) TDD
9 5 (13.16%) XML
9 5 (13.16%) Oracle
10 4 (10.53%) Apache Solr
10 4 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (10.53%) Kanban

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (10.53%) Apache Solr
1 4 (10.53%) JBoss
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (7.89%) Apache
2 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.89%) MQSeries
2 3 (7.89%) iPlanet
2 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.26%) Magnolia
3 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Project
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.63%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
1 1 (2.63%) PaaS
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) VLAN
1 3 (7.89%) Firewall
1 3 (7.89%) WAN
1 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
1 3 (7.89%) DNS
1 3 (7.89%) SAN
1 3 (7.89%) FCoE
1 3 (7.89%) iSCSI
2 2 (5.26%) NAS
2 2 (5.26%) LDAP
3 1 (2.63%) HTTP
3 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) JUnit
1 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Ant
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
3 2 (5.26%) Maven
3 2 (5.26%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) Xcode
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (21.05%) Retail
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Hybris Developer
6 4 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) J2EE Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Designer
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Data Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (5.26%) Java Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Developer
9 1 (2.63%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) Spring
2 9 (23.68%) JSP
3 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
4 7 (18.42%) Web Services
5 6 (15.79%) REST
5 6 (15.79%) Spring MVC
6 5 (13.16%) XML
7 4 (10.53%) HTML
7 4 (10.53%) JSTL
7 4 (10.53%) Java EE
8 3 (7.89%) JSON
8 3 (7.89%) Java SE
8 3 (7.89%) .NET
8 3 (7.89%) SOAP
9 2 (5.26%) EJB
9 2 (5.26%) CSS
9 2 (5.26%) Dojo
9 2 (5.26%) JSF
10 1 (2.63%) JTA
10 1 (2.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (7.89%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Open Source
4 1 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
1 6 (15.79%) UNIX
2 3 (7.89%) SUSE
2 3 (7.89%) AIX
2 3 (7.89%) HPUX
2 3 (7.89%) Solaris
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) MVC
2 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Scrum
3 7 (18.42%) OO
4 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 6 (15.79%) OOD
4 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 6 (15.79%) OOP
5 5 (13.16%) TDD
6 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.53%) Kanban
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.53%) BDD
6 4 (10.53%) SOA
6 4 (10.53%) AOP
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.89%) UML
7 3 (7.89%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) Java
2 7 (18.42%) SQL
3 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.89%) Korn
4 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.89%) Perl
4 3 (7.89%) C-shell
4 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.26%) Scala
6 1 (2.63%) VB6
6 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.63%) C#
6 1 (2.63%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Samba
1 3 (7.89%) KVM
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
1 3 (7.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) OpenView
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) hybris
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Endeca
4 3 (7.89%) PlateSpin
4 3 (7.89%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.89%) Sun
4 3 (7.89%) HP
4 3 (7.89%) Veritas
4 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.89%) F5
5 2 (5.26%) Opsware
5 2 (5.26%) SAP
5 2 (5.26%) IBM
5 2 (5.26%) Cognos
6 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.63%) CA