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 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 72 71 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing J2EE 14 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.99% 1.54% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.71% 6.55% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 13
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£544 £360 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.04% -7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £350 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £368
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -6.25%
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
297 351 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.90% 23.49% 24.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 198 165
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 £229 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 45
Average hourly rate £16.75 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.46% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.55 £22.26 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.95 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -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 26 January 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 26 January 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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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 11 £575 +24.32% 7
Leicestershire +8 2 - -
Nottinghamshire -6 1 £375 - 5
Lincolnshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - - 4
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 27 (90.00%) Java
2 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) Linux
4 9 (30.00%) JSP
4 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (23.33%) MVC
5 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
5 7 (23.33%) C++
5 7 (23.33%) UML
5 7 (23.33%) Spring
6 6 (20.00%) hybris
6 6 (20.00%) UNIX
6 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
6 6 (20.00%) Struts
6 6 (20.00%) CSS
7 5 (16.67%) Web Services
7 5 (16.67%) XML
7 5 (16.67%) SOA
7 5 (16.67%) IBM
7 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 4 (13.33%) Spring MVC
8 4 (13.33%) Apache Solr
8 4 (13.33%) Force.com
8 4 (13.33%) Visualforce
8 4 (13.33%) Apex Code
8 4 (13.33%) Maven
8 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 4 (13.33%) CRM
8 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (13.33%) ITIL

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Solr
3 3 (10.00%) CICS
4 2 (6.67%) Apache
4 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.33%) Magnolia
5 1 (3.33%) CMS
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Force.com
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) HTTP
1 3 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (10.00%) Intranet
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) DB2
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Maven
1 4 (13.33%) JUnit
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Selenium
2 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.33%) Mockito
2 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Service Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 3 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Java Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) JSP
2 7 (23.33%) Spring
3 6 (20.00%) CSS
3 6 (20.00%) Struts
4 5 (16.67%) Web Services
4 5 (16.67%) XML
5 4 (13.33%) HTML
5 4 (13.33%) Spring MVC
5 4 (13.33%) Visualforce
6 3 (10.00%) .NET
6 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (6.67%) Ajax
7 2 (6.67%) Servlets
7 2 (6.67%) XHTML
7 2 (6.67%) EJB
7 2 (6.67%) JDBC
8 1 (3.33%) XSLT
8 1 (3.33%) JMS
8 1 (3.33%) Java EE
8 1 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (10.00%) Open Source
1 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) UNIX
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
4 3 (10.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) UML
2 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (23.33%) MVC
3 5 (16.67%) SOA
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) CRM
4 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (10.00%) Master Data Management
5 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 3 (10.00%) ERP
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) Data Management
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (10.00%) Use Case
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps
6 2 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) C++
4 4 (13.33%) Apex Code
5 3 (10.00%) C
5 3 (10.00%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) hybris
2 5 (16.67%) IBM
3 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
Northampton
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago