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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 56 55 73
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Contract jobs citing J2EE 73 82 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.20% 3.14% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.91% 11.52% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 44 45
Median daily rate £428 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 3
Median hourly rate £42.42 £36.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% +3.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.42 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% +4.28%
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
669 712 903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.34% 27.26% 31.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 460 593
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 40 22
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £31.00 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.92 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -15 24 £421 -0.88% 3
Cambridgeshire +5 21 £400 -3.03% 2
Hertfordshire +10 19 £438 -10.25% 2
Bedfordshire - 5 £488 - 2
Suffolk +1 3 £375 - 2
Norfolk +12 1 £403 -30.00%
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 110 (72.85%) Java
2 72 (47.68%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (35.76%) SOA
4 48 (31.79%) Web Services
5 42 (27.81%) Spring
6 40 (26.49%) .NET
7 39 (25.83%) HTML
7 39 (25.83%) OO
8 38 (25.17%) Adobe
9 36 (23.84%) IBM
10 33 (21.85%) JavaScript
11 32 (21.19%) Linux
12 31 (20.53%) E-Commerce
12 31 (20.53%) Finance
12 31 (20.53%) TOGAF
12 31 (20.53%) WebSphere
13 30 (19.87%) Unix
13 30 (19.87%) Oracle
14 28 (18.54%) Marketing
15 26 (17.22%) Open Source
16 25 (16.56%) Digital Marketing
16 25 (16.56%) Scrum
17 24 (15.89%) Hibernate
18 23 (15.23%) Zachman Framework
18 23 (15.23%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (15.23%) Apache
18 23 (15.23%) hybris
19 22 (14.57%) Social Media
19 22 (14.57%) Big Data
20 21 (13.91%) Enterprise Architecture

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (20.53%) WebSphere
2 23 (15.23%) Apache
3 17 (11.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 17 (11.26%) JBoss
4 15 (9.93%) WebLogic
5 13 (8.61%) Tomcat
6 12 (7.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (7.28%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (3.97%) GlassFish
9 5 (3.31%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (2.65%) IIS
11 3 (1.99%) CMS
11 3 (1.99%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (1.99%) MQSeries
11 3 (1.99%) Mule
11 3 (1.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (1.32%) Apache Solr
12 2 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (1.32%) iPlanet
12 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (5.30%) MS Office
2 5 (3.31%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.66%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (9.27%) Adobe Campaign
2 5 (3.31%) Magento
3 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.32%) Office 365
2 2 (1.32%) Yammer
3 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.66%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.66%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.60%) HTTP
1 16 (10.60%) SMS
1 16 (10.60%) SSL
2 15 (9.93%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.96%) Internet
4 7 (4.64%) DNS
4 7 (4.64%) Firewall
5 5 (3.31%) LDAP
6 4 (2.65%) FTP
7 2 (1.32%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.66%) DHCP
8 1 (0.66%) IPsec
8 1 (0.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.57%) Big Data
2 14 (9.27%) Relational Database
3 11 (7.28%) DB2
4 8 (5.30%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.64%) MySQL
5 7 (4.64%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.64%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.97%) IBM InfoSphere
7 5 (3.31%) DbVisualizer
7 5 (3.31%) Essbase
7 5 (3.31%) MS Access
8 3 (1.99%) Jackrabbit
8 3 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.99%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.99%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.99%) Triplestore
9 2 (1.32%) Endeca
10 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (11.92%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.93%) Subversion
3 13 (8.61%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.96%) Ant
4 9 (5.96%) Eclipse
4 9 (5.96%) Selenium
5 7 (4.64%) JUnit
6 5 (3.31%) AccuRev
6 5 (3.31%) Appium
6 5 (3.31%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.31%) JIRA
6 5 (3.31%) SoapUI
6 5 (3.31%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.99%) Log4j
7 3 (1.99%) Maven
7 3 (1.99%) Mockito
7 3 (1.99%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 1 (0.66%) Build Forge
8 1 (0.66%) Travis CI
General
1 31 (20.53%) Finance
2 28 (18.54%) Marketing
3 16 (10.60%) Legal
4 9 (5.96%) Retail
5 8 (5.30%) Banking
6 5 (3.31%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.31%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.32%) Electronics
7 2 (1.32%) Front Office
8 1 (0.66%) Advertising
8 1 (0.66%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 56 (37.09%) Architect
2 46 (30.46%) Developer
3 31 (20.53%) Java Developer
4 30 (19.87%) Solutions Architect
5 22 (14.57%) Digital Architect
5 22 (14.57%) Digital Marketing Architect
6 12 (7.95%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 11 (7.28%) IT Architect
8 10 (6.62%) J2EE Architect
9 9 (5.96%) Agile Developer
9 9 (5.96%) Agile Java Developer
9 9 (5.96%) Java Architect
10 8 (5.30%) Analyst
11 7 (4.64%) Support Analyst
12 6 (3.97%) Designer
12 6 (3.97%) Hybris Developer
12 6 (3.97%) J2EE Developer
12 6 (3.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 6 (3.97%) Senior Developer
13 5 (3.31%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (31.79%) Web Services
2 42 (27.81%) Spring
3 40 (26.49%) .NET
4 39 (25.83%) HTML
5 24 (15.89%) Hibernate
6 20 (13.25%) XML
7 18 (11.92%) Apache Flex
7 18 (11.92%) ASP.NET
8 15 (9.93%) JSON
9 14 (9.27%) Middleware
9 14 (9.27%) SOAP
10 13 (8.61%) JSP
10 13 (8.61%) REST
11 12 (7.95%) JMS
12 11 (7.28%) CSS
13 9 (5.96%) XHTML
14 8 (5.30%) Servlets
14 8 (5.30%) XSD
15 7 (4.64%) EJB
15 7 (4.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.57%) Social Media
2 15 (9.93%) Virtual Team
3 9 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.30%) Client/Server
4 8 (5.30%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.99%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.99%) Ontologies
6 2 (1.32%) iPad
7 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.19%) Linux
2 30 (19.87%) Unix
3 12 (7.95%) Windows
4 10 (6.62%) Solaris
5 9 (5.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.31%) AIX
7 3 (1.99%) HPUX
7 3 (1.99%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (47.68%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (35.76%) SOA
3 39 (25.83%) OO
4 31 (20.53%) E-Commerce
4 31 (20.53%) TOGAF
5 26 (17.22%) Open Source
6 25 (16.56%) Digital Marketing
6 25 (16.56%) Scrum
7 23 (15.23%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (15.23%) Zachman Framework
8 21 (13.91%) Enterprise Architecture
8 21 (13.91%) TDD
9 17 (11.26%) Technical Architecture
10 16 (10.60%) Analytics
11 15 (9.93%) Big Data Analytics
11 15 (9.93%) Data Analytics
12 14 (9.27%) Information Security
12 14 (9.27%) ITIL
13 13 (8.61%) Data Analysis
13 13 (8.61%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (72.85%) Java
2 33 (21.85%) JavaScript
3 18 (11.92%) SQL
4 16 (10.60%) Shell Script
5 10 (6.62%) Perl
6 5 (3.31%) VB
6 5 (3.31%) XPath
6 5 (3.31%) XQuery
7 4 (2.65%) COBOL
8 3 (1.99%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.32%) C
9 2 (1.32%) Scala
10 1 (0.66%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (5.30%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.97%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.32%) Degree
4 1 (0.66%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.31%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.66%) CDISC
3 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.66%) HL7
3 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (9.27%) Docker
2 3 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.66%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (7.28%) Puppet
2 10 (6.62%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.97%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.32%) Ansible
4 2 (1.32%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.66%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (25.17%) Adobe
2 36 (23.84%) IBM
3 30 (19.87%) Oracle
4 23 (15.23%) hybris
5 11 (7.28%) WSO2
6 7 (4.64%) BEA
6 7 (4.64%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.65%) SAP
8 3 (1.99%) ATG
8 3 (1.99%) Blue Martini
8 3 (1.99%) Elastic Path
8 3 (1.99%) HP
8 3 (1.99%) Interwoven
8 3 (1.99%) VMware
9 2 (1.32%) Cisco
9 2 (1.32%) F5
9 2 (1.32%) Infor
9 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.32%) Sun
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