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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 50 46 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Contract jobs citing J2EE 85 114 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.50% 4.03% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.51% 14.65% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 55 49
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £262 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 4
Median hourly rate £34.95 £36.67 £40.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.69% -9.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £31.51 £38.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.81 £42.00 £43.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
586 778 928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.10% 27.53% 30.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 455 584
Median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 34 20
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.67 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.08% +46.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £24.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £43.98
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -13 32 £350 - 1
Hertfordshire -8 26 £469 +20.19% 9
Norfolk +5 13 £426 -8.33%
Cambridgeshire +17 7 £525 +27.27% 2
Bedfordshire +2 7 £500 +0.05% 1
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 135 (80.36%) Java
2 90 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (29.76%) Unix
4 46 (27.38%) Web Services
5 45 (26.79%) IBM
6 43 (25.60%) SQL
7 38 (22.62%) WebSphere
8 36 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 35 (20.83%) HTML
9 35 (20.83%) TDD
10 34 (20.24%) XML
10 34 (20.24%) Shell Script
11 32 (19.05%) E-Commerce
12 31 (18.45%) Data Management
13 30 (17.86%) Spring
13 30 (17.86%) Oracle
13 30 (17.86%) REST
14 29 (17.26%) Master Data Management
15 27 (16.07%) DB2
16 26 (15.48%) SOAP
16 26 (15.48%) SOA
16 26 (15.48%) Linux
17 24 (14.29%) Marketing
17 24 (14.29%) JavaScript
18 23 (13.69%) Apache
18 23 (13.69%) hybris
19 21 (12.50%) Data Analysis
20 20 (11.90%) Digital Marketing
21 19 (11.31%) TOGAF
21 19 (11.31%) Subversion

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 38 (22.62%) WebSphere
2 23 (13.69%) Apache
3 14 (8.33%) JBoss
4 13 (7.74%) WebLogic
5 11 (6.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 10 (5.95%) Tomcat
7 7 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
7 7 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (3.57%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.79%) CMS
9 3 (1.79%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.19%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.19%) iPlanet
10 2 (1.19%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 8 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (4.76%) Adobe Campaign
2 5 (2.98%) Magento
3 2 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.19%) Office 365
2 2 (1.19%) Yammer
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.60%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.74%) HTTP
1 13 (7.74%) SSL
2 12 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.95%) SMS
4 8 (4.76%) Internet
5 4 (2.38%) DNS
5 4 (2.38%) Firewall
6 3 (1.79%) LDAP
7 2 (1.19%) BIG-IP
7 2 (1.19%) Network Security
8 1 (0.60%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 27 (16.07%) DB2
3 19 (11.31%) IBM InfoSphere
4 15 (8.93%) Big Data
5 13 (7.74%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.76%) MySQL
7 6 (3.57%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.98%) DbVisualizer
8 5 (2.98%) Essbase
8 5 (2.98%) MS Access
9 3 (1.79%) Jackrabbit
9 3 (1.79%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.79%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.79%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 19 (11.31%) Subversion
2 18 (10.71%) AccuRev
3 17 (10.12%) Git (software)
4 10 (5.95%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.76%) Selenium
6 7 (4.17%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.57%) Ant
7 6 (3.57%) JUnit
8 5 (2.98%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.98%) JIRA
8 5 (2.98%) WebDriver
9 4 (2.38%) Appium
9 4 (2.38%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.79%) Log4j
10 3 (1.79%) Maven
10 3 (1.79%) Mockito
10 3 (1.79%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 2 (1.19%) Build Forge
12 1 (0.60%) Protractor
General
1 24 (14.29%) Marketing
2 12 (7.14%) Finance
2 12 (7.14%) Retail
3 10 (5.95%) Automotive
3 10 (5.95%) Legal
4 5 (2.98%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.19%) Front Office
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (50.00%) Developer
2 53 (31.55%) Java Developer
3 45 (26.79%) Architect
4 34 (20.24%) J2EE Developer
5 26 (15.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 15 (8.93%) Digital Architect
7 14 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (6.55%) Analyst
9 9 (5.36%) Hybris Developer
9 9 (5.36%) WebSphere Developer
10 8 (4.76%) Agile Developer
10 8 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
10 8 (4.76%) Digital Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.17%) Angular Developer
11 7 (4.17%) HTML Developer
11 7 (4.17%) IT Architect
11 7 (4.17%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.17%) Support Analyst
12 6 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (3.57%) J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (27.38%) Web Services
2 35 (20.83%) HTML
3 34 (20.24%) XML
4 30 (17.86%) REST
4 30 (17.86%) Spring
5 26 (15.48%) SOAP
6 19 (11.31%) HTML5
7 18 (10.71%) JSF
8 17 (10.12%) Hibernate
9 16 (9.52%) AngularJS
9 16 (9.52%) TopLink
10 14 (8.33%) .NET
10 14 (8.33%) JSON
10 14 (8.33%) PrimeFaces
11 13 (7.74%) JMS
11 13 (7.74%) JSP
12 11 (6.55%) Middleware
13 10 (5.95%) CSS
14 8 (4.76%) EJB
14 8 (4.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.93%) Social Media
2 9 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.36%) Virtual Team
3 8 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 8 (4.76%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.79%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.79%) Ontologies
5 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.60%) iPad
5 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (29.76%) Unix
2 26 (15.48%) Linux
3 12 (7.14%) Solaris
4 11 (6.55%) Windows
5 9 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.36%) zOS
6 5 (2.98%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.79%) HPUX
8 2 (1.19%) AIX
8 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (20.83%) TDD
3 32 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 31 (18.45%) Data Management
5 29 (17.26%) Master Data Management
6 26 (15.48%) SOA
7 21 (12.50%) Data Analysis
8 20 (11.90%) Digital Marketing
9 19 (11.31%) TOGAF
10 18 (10.71%) Open Source
10 18 (10.71%) Scrum
11 17 (10.12%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (8.93%) OO
12 15 (8.93%) Zachman Framework
13 13 (7.74%) Information Management
14 12 (7.14%) Coaching
14 12 (7.14%) DevOps
14 12 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
14 12 (7.14%) Software Engineering
15 11 (6.55%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 135 (80.36%) Java
2 43 (25.60%) SQL
3 34 (20.24%) Shell Script
4 24 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 11 (6.55%) Perl
6 5 (2.98%) VB
6 5 (2.98%) XPath
6 5 (2.98%) XQuery
7 4 (2.38%) COBOL
8 3 (1.79%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.19%) C
9 2 (1.19%) PHP
9 2 (1.19%) Python
9 2 (1.19%) SQR
9 2 (1.19%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.19%) Degree
3 2 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.98%) QA
2 2 (1.19%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (8.33%) Docker
2 2 (1.19%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (5.36%) Puppet
2 4 (2.38%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.19%) Ansible
3 2 (1.19%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.60%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (26.79%) IBM
2 30 (17.86%) Oracle
3 23 (13.69%) hybris
4 13 (7.74%) Adobe
5 9 (5.36%) BEA
5 9 (5.36%) WSO2
6 6 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.38%) ATG
7 4 (2.38%) Endeca
8 3 (1.79%) Blue Martini
8 3 (1.79%) Elastic Path
8 3 (1.79%) Interwoven
8 3 (1.79%) webMethods
9 2 (1.19%) Cisco
9 2 (1.19%) Infor
9 2 (1.19%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.19%) SAP
9 2 (1.19%) Sun
9 2 (1.19%) VMware
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