The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
J2EE Developer
Rank - 106 123
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 0 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.79% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.82% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 7
Average daily rate - £287 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -32.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £331 £319
% change year-on-year
+7.16% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £35.59 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.59 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%
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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2298 2439 2209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.19% 96.59% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1450 1201
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 216 222 239
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 31 (100.00%) J2EE
2 29 (93.55%) Java
3 27 (87.10%) HTML
4 22 (70.97%) Web Services
4 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (61.29%) XML
6 17 (54.84%) TDD
7 16 (51.61%) TopLink
8 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
8 15 (48.39%) HTML5
9 14 (45.16%) AccuRev
10 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
10 12 (38.71%) SQL
10 12 (38.71%) JSF
11 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
11 11 (35.48%) SOAP
12 10 (32.26%) Automotive
13 9 (29.03%) REST
13 9 (29.03%) WebSphere
13 9 (29.03%) PrimeFaces
14 8 (25.81%) Marketing
14 8 (25.81%) IBM
14 8 (25.81%) Ant
14 8 (25.81%) JUnit
14 8 (25.81%) Unix
15 7 (22.58%) CSS
15 7 (22.58%) Struts
15 7 (22.58%) Oracle
15 7 (22.58%) JSP
15 7 (22.58%) User Stories

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (29.03%) WebSphere
2 6 (19.35%) CMS
3 4 (12.90%) JBoss
4 3 (9.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) WebFOCUS
3 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) AccuRev
2 8 (25.81%) Ant
2 8 (25.81%) JUnit
3 5 (16.13%) Checkstyle
3 5 (16.13%) FindBugs
3 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 5 (16.13%) TestDirector
4 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.45%) Gerrit
4 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.45%) Maven
4 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
4 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 10 (32.26%) Automotive
2 8 (25.81%) Marketing
3 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
4 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) J2EE
2 27 (87.10%) HTML
3 22 (70.97%) Web Services
4 19 (61.29%) XML
5 16 (51.61%) TopLink
6 15 (48.39%) HTML5
7 12 (38.71%) JSF
8 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
8 11 (35.48%) SOAP
9 9 (29.03%) PrimeFaces
9 9 (29.03%) REST
10 7 (22.58%) CSS
10 7 (22.58%) JSP
10 7 (22.58%) Struts
11 6 (19.35%) Servlets
12 5 (16.13%) JDBC
12 5 (16.13%) JRules
13 3 (9.68%) EclipseLink
13 3 (9.68%) RESTful
13 3 (9.68%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Solaris
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) TDD
3 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (22.58%) User Stories
4 5 (16.13%) OO
4 5 (16.13%) Pair Programming
4 5 (16.13%) System Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) ERP
6 3 (9.68%) UML
7 2 (6.45%) Content Management
7 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (6.45%) Front End Development
7 2 (6.45%) RUP
7 2 (6.45%) SOA
7 2 (6.45%) Use Case
7 2 (6.45%) Validation
8 1 (3.23%) B2C
8 1 (3.23%) OOD
8 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.45%) Perl
4 2 (6.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) IBM
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle
3 5 (16.13%) HP
3 5 (16.13%) Rally
4 3 (9.68%) Adobe
4 3 (9.68%) FatWire
5 2 (6.45%) Google