The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role 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 Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 89 91 84
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.50% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.54% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £319 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £46.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.10%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1463 1490 1348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 91.72% 93.18% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 798 607
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £80 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 115 142
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -32.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £9.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £36.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Java/J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the East Midlands region.

Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Java/J2EE Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the East Midlands region.

Java/J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Java/J2EE Developer
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 Java/J2EE Developer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Leicestershire +12 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £400 -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
3 5 (71.43%) JSP
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) Maven
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) .NET
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) C++
6 2 (28.57%) Struts
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
6 2 (28.57%) Java EE
6 2 (28.57%) MVC
7 1 (14.29%) JMeter
7 1 (14.29%) Validation
7 1 (14.29%) CMS
7 1 (14.29%) SUSE
7 1 (14.29%) TDD
7 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
7 1 (14.29%) Selenium
7 1 (14.29%) jQuery
7 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (14.29%) CICS
1 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) Magnolia
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
3 5 (71.43%) JSP
4 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 2 (28.57%) Java EE
5 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) Struts
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) XSLT
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Memory Management
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) HP