The first table below looks at the demand for the J2EE Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 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 Job Titles advertised for the East of England 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
J2EE Developer
Rank 140 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 6 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% - 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 6
Average daily rate
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£265 - £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £368 £325
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2808 2243 2864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 92.55% 93.85% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1649 1129 1420
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 240 367
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

J2EE Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

J2EE Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 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
Bedfordshire - 5 £265 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
Suffolk - - - -
Essex - - - -
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited 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 J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) J2EE
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 11 (91.67%) Spring
3 10 (83.33%) JUnit
3 10 (83.33%) Oracle
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
4 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (75.00%) JSP
4 9 (75.00%) Servlets
4 9 (75.00%) Struts
4 9 (75.00%) Eclipse
5 8 (66.67%) XML
6 7 (58.33%) Sun
6 7 (58.33%) Sun Certification
7 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (50.00%) Degree
7 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (41.67%) jQuery
9 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 4 (33.33%) Ajax
9 4 (33.33%) EJB
9 4 (33.33%) SQL
9 4 (33.33%) Ant
10 3 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (25.00%) XSLT
10 3 (25.00%) UNIX
10 3 (25.00%) Solaris
10 3 (25.00%) Linux

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited 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 J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Apache
1 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (25.00%) Alfresco
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) RiskWrite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) JUnit
2 9 (75.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (33.33%) Ant
4 3 (25.00%) Log4j
4 3 (25.00%) Subversion
4 3 (25.00%) Maven
5 2 (16.67%) Selenium
6 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) J2EE
1 12 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 11 (91.67%) Spring
3 9 (75.00%) JSP
3 9 (75.00%) Servlets
3 9 (75.00%) Struts
4 8 (66.67%) XML
5 5 (41.67%) jQuery
6 4 (33.33%) Ajax
6 4 (33.33%) EJB
7 3 (25.00%) CSS
7 3 (25.00%) JSF
7 3 (25.00%) XMLBeans
7 3 (25.00%) XSLT
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services
9 1 (8.33%) J2ME
9 1 (8.33%) J2SE
9 1 (8.33%) JAXB
9 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (25.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
1 3 (25.00%) Solaris
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Sun Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Sun