The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills 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 over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 52 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing J2EE 84 72 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.28% 3.16% 3.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.97% 10.83% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 25 32
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £306 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Average hourly rate £35.18 £33.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.87 £30.88 £30.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.40 £38.43 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -8.78%
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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
766 665 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.95% 29.15% 30.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 364 432
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 47 25
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £11.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £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 of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

J2EE
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 across the East of England region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

J2EE
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 across the East of England region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

J2EE
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

J2EE Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

J2EE
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 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 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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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
Essex +10 39 £400 -5.88% 7
Hertfordshire +4 25 £350 -17.64% 12
Cambridgeshire -15 8 £550 +29.41% 7
Norfolk +4 5 £300 -6.25%
Suffolk -4 3 £400 - 5
Bedfordshire - 3 £350 - 2
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 148 (84.57%) Java
2 81 (46.29%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (40.00%) Web Services
4 63 (36.00%) SQL
5 60 (34.29%) HTML
6 57 (32.57%) XML
7 56 (32.00%) Spring
8 53 (30.29%) JavaScript
9 52 (29.71%) Oracle
10 38 (21.71%) CSS
11 37 (21.14%) Scrum
11 37 (21.14%) HTML5
12 34 (19.43%) SOAP
13 32 (18.29%) Solaris
13 32 (18.29%) Hibernate
14 30 (17.14%) Ajax
15 29 (16.57%) WebSphere
15 29 (16.57%) Linux
15 29 (16.57%) UNIX
16 28 (16.00%) UML
17 26 (14.86%) TDD
18 25 (14.29%) Windows
18 25 (14.29%) REST
19 24 (13.71%) SOA
19 24 (13.71%) Content Management
20 23 (13.14%) OO
21 22 (12.57%) WebLogic
22 21 (12.00%) SQL Server
22 21 (12.00%) TopLink
23 19 (10.86%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 29 (16.57%) WebSphere
2 22 (12.57%) WebLogic
3 19 (10.86%) Apache
4 16 (9.14%) Tomcat
5 15 (8.57%) CMS
6 14 (8.00%) WebLogic Portal
6 14 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (5.14%) Adobe CQ
8 8 (4.57%) JBoss
8 8 (4.57%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (2.29%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (1.14%) Documentum
10 2 (1.14%) Drupal
10 2 (1.14%) Liferay
11 1 (0.57%) Facebook Platform
11 1 (0.57%) WildFly
11 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Process Server
11 1 (0.57%) Alfresco
Applications
1 5 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.14%) Internet
2 8 (4.57%) DNS
3 6 (3.43%) HTTP
4 4 (2.29%) Intranet
4 4 (2.29%) Extranet
5 2 (1.14%) SSH
6 1 (0.57%) Wireless
6 1 (0.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.29%) Relational Database
3 16 (9.14%) MySQL
4 14 (8.00%) Couchbase
5 9 (5.14%) Oracle Database
5 9 (5.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.71%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.57%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.57%) JasperReports
8 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (10.86%) Eclipse
2 15 (8.57%) Ant
3 13 (7.43%) Maven
4 10 (5.71%) Git (software)
5 9 (5.14%) Subversion
5 9 (5.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 9 (5.14%) JUnit
6 8 (4.57%) JIRA
7 6 (3.43%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.71%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.71%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (1.14%) XMLSpy
10 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.57%) Rational Application Developer
10 1 (0.57%) Arquillian
10 1 (0.57%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.57%) Log4j
10 1 (0.57%) JMeter
General
1 19 (10.86%) Finance
2 11 (6.29%) Marketing
3 7 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.43%) Publishing
5 5 (2.86%) Legal
6 4 (2.29%) Retail
7 3 (1.71%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.14%) Advertising
8 2 (1.14%) Banking
9 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 99 (56.57%) Developer
2 73 (41.71%) Java Developer
3 43 (24.57%) Architect
4 25 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 22 (12.57%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (9.14%) Senior Developer
6 16 (9.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 15 (8.57%) Java Architect
8 11 (6.29%) J2EE Developer
9 10 (5.71%) Technical Architect
9 10 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.43%) Lead Developer
10 6 (3.43%) UI Developer
10 6 (3.43%) UI Programmer
11 5 (2.86%) Java Consultant
11 5 (2.86%) HTML Developer
11 5 (2.86%) Lead Java Developer
11 5 (2.86%) Lead Architect
11 5 (2.86%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (2.86%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (40.00%) Web Services
2 60 (34.29%) HTML
3 57 (32.57%) XML
4 56 (32.00%) Spring
5 38 (21.71%) CSS
6 37 (21.14%) HTML5
7 34 (19.43%) SOAP
8 32 (18.29%) Hibernate
9 30 (17.14%) Ajax
10 25 (14.29%) REST
11 21 (12.00%) TopLink
12 16 (9.14%) XHTML
13 14 (8.00%) Middleware
13 14 (8.00%) .NET
13 14 (8.00%) JSP
14 13 (7.43%) JSF
15 12 (6.86%) Java EE
16 10 (5.71%) JAX-WS
16 10 (5.71%) jQuery
16 10 (5.71%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.29%) Open Source
2 5 (2.86%) Biology
2 5 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.29%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.71%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.14%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.14%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.14%) Clustering
6 1 (0.57%) Social Media
6 1 (0.57%) LIMS
6 1 (0.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.29%) Solaris
2 29 (16.57%) Linux
2 29 (16.57%) UNIX
3 25 (14.29%) Windows
4 8 (4.57%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.57%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (46.29%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (21.14%) Scrum
3 28 (16.00%) UML
4 26 (14.86%) TDD
5 24 (13.71%) SOA
5 24 (13.71%) Content Management
6 23 (13.14%) OO
7 15 (8.57%) Web Development
7 15 (8.57%) B2C
8 14 (8.00%) Validation
9 13 (7.43%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (6.86%) Use Case
11 11 (6.29%) RUP
11 11 (6.29%) E-Commerce
12 9 (5.14%) User Stories
12 9 (5.14%) Multithreading
12 9 (5.14%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (4.57%) EAI
13 8 (4.57%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (4.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 148 (84.57%) Java
2 63 (36.00%) SQL
3 53 (30.29%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.71%) PHP
5 9 (5.14%) Shell Script
5 9 (5.14%) PL/SQL
6 7 (4.00%) Perl
7 2 (1.14%) Python
7 2 (1.14%) Scala
8 1 (0.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.43%) Sun Certification
4 12 (6.86%) Degree
5 3 (1.71%) PMP
5 3 (1.71%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.71%) SLA
2 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) SAP ITS
1 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 52 (29.71%) Oracle
2 19 (10.86%) IBM
3 18 (10.29%) Sun
4 17 (9.71%) Microsoft
5 15 (8.57%) AccuRev
5 15 (8.57%) BEA
6 14 (8.00%) FatWire
7 9 (5.14%) Atlassian
7 9 (5.14%) Adobe
8 6 (3.43%) webMethods
9 5 (2.86%) SAP
10 3 (1.71%) Talend
10 3 (1.71%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.14%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.14%) Temenos
12 1 (0.57%) Facebook
12 1 (0.57%) Twitter
12 1 (0.57%) ATG
12 1 (0.57%) Google
12 1 (0.57%) HP
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