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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 55 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing J2EE 74 97 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.93% 3.10% 3.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.84% 11.12% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 53 57
Median daily rate £380 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £248 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 10
Median hourly rate £36.20 £36.67 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% +22.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £30.00 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.26 £40.40 £41.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
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
625 872 975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.75% 27.83% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 563 613
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 28 26
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £20.94 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.84 £42.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

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 26 August 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
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 26 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 August 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 -7 30 £350 +1.44% 2
Norfolk +15 22 £400 -13.74%
Cambridgeshire +26 9 £400 +6.66% 2
Hertfordshire -13 9 £525 +35.48% 1
Bedfordshire 0 4 £500 +0.05% 2
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 119 (80.95%) Java
2 72 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (32.65%) Unix
4 43 (29.25%) Web Services
5 42 (28.57%) IBM
6 40 (27.21%) SQL
7 36 (24.49%) Shell Script
8 35 (23.81%) XML
8 35 (23.81%) WebSphere
9 34 (23.13%) SQL Server
10 32 (21.77%) HTML
11 31 (21.09%) Data Management
12 30 (20.41%) TDD
13 29 (19.73%) Master Data Management
14 26 (17.69%) REST
14 26 (17.69%) Spring
14 26 (17.69%) JavaScript
15 25 (17.01%) HTML5
16 22 (14.97%) Oracle
17 21 (14.29%) E-Commerce
18 20 (13.61%) DB2
18 20 (13.61%) SOAP
18 20 (13.61%) Hibernate
18 20 (13.61%) Marketing
19 19 (12.93%) Data Analysis
19 19 (12.93%) AccuRev
19 19 (12.93%) SOA
19 19 (12.93%) IBM InfoSphere
20 18 (12.24%) JSF
21 17 (11.56%) AngularJS

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 35 (23.81%) WebSphere
2 15 (10.20%) Apache
2 15 (10.20%) WebLogic
3 10 (6.80%) JBoss
4 9 (6.12%) WebLogic Portal
5 8 (5.44%) Tomcat
6 6 (4.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (2.72%) GlassFish
8 3 (2.04%) CMS
8 3 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.36%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.36%) iPlanet
9 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.36%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.68%) Mule
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.08%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.36%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.36%) Office 365
1 2 (1.36%) Yammer
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.44%) SMS
2 7 (4.76%) HTTP
3 6 (4.08%) SSL
4 5 (3.40%) DNS
4 5 (3.40%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.72%) Firewall
6 3 (2.04%) LDAP
7 2 (1.36%) BIG-IP
7 2 (1.36%) Internet
7 2 (1.36%) Network Security
8 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.13%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.61%) DB2
3 19 (12.93%) IBM InfoSphere
4 12 (8.16%) Big Data
5 5 (3.40%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.72%) Essbase
6 4 (2.72%) MS Access
6 4 (2.72%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.04%) MySQL
8 2 (1.36%) DbVisualizer
8 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.36%) Triplestore
9 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (12.93%) AccuRev
2 9 (6.12%) Subversion
3 6 (4.08%) Ant
3 6 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.04%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.04%) Gradle
4 3 (2.04%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.36%) Build Forge
5 2 (1.36%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.36%) JIRA
5 2 (1.36%) JUnit
5 2 (1.36%) Maven
5 2 (1.36%) Selenium
5 2 (1.36%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.36%) SonarQube
5 2 (1.36%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.68%) Appium
6 1 (0.68%) Protractor
6 1 (0.68%) Xcode
General
1 20 (13.61%) Marketing
2 13 (8.84%) Retail
3 10 (6.80%) Automotive
3 10 (6.80%) Finance
4 8 (5.44%) Legal
5 5 (3.40%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.36%) Front Office
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (55.10%) Developer
2 48 (32.65%) Java Developer
3 36 (24.49%) Architect
4 31 (21.09%) J2EE Developer
5 23 (15.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 11 (7.48%) Digital Architect
7 9 (6.12%) Analyst
8 7 (4.76%) Angular Developer
8 7 (4.76%) HTML Developer
8 7 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.76%) WebSphere Developer
9 6 (4.08%) Designer
9 6 (4.08%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.08%) Hybris Developer
10 5 (3.40%) Agile Developer
10 5 (3.40%) IT Architect
10 5 (3.40%) Support Analyst
11 4 (2.72%) Java WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (29.25%) Web Services
2 35 (23.81%) XML
3 32 (21.77%) HTML
4 26 (17.69%) REST
4 26 (17.69%) Spring
5 25 (17.01%) HTML5
6 20 (13.61%) Hibernate
6 20 (13.61%) SOAP
7 18 (12.24%) JSF
8 17 (11.56%) AngularJS
9 16 (10.88%) TopLink
10 14 (9.52%) JSP
10 14 (9.52%) PrimeFaces
11 12 (8.16%) CSS
12 11 (7.48%) .NET
13 9 (6.12%) Ajax
14 8 (5.44%) Java EE
14 8 (5.44%) XHTML
15 7 (4.76%) JPA
16 6 (4.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.48%) Social Media
2 9 (6.12%) Virtual Team
3 6 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.08%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.08%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.04%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.36%) Ontologies
5 2 (1.36%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (32.65%) Unix
2 15 (10.20%) Linux
3 14 (9.52%) Windows
4 13 (8.84%) Solaris
5 9 (6.12%) zOS
6 7 (4.76%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.36%) AIX
7 2 (1.36%) Android
7 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (21.09%) Data Management
3 30 (20.41%) TDD
4 29 (19.73%) Master Data Management
5 21 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 19 (12.93%) Data Analysis
6 19 (12.93%) SOA
7 16 (10.88%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (10.20%) OO
9 13 (8.84%) Information Management
10 11 (7.48%) TOGAF
10 11 (7.48%) Zachman Framework
11 10 (6.80%) Analytics
12 9 (6.12%) Business Analysis
12 9 (6.12%) Open Source
12 9 (6.12%) Project Management
12 9 (6.12%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (5.44%) B2C
13 8 (5.44%) ITIL
13 8 (5.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (80.95%) Java
2 40 (27.21%) SQL
3 36 (24.49%) Shell Script
4 26 (17.69%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.72%) VB
6 3 (2.04%) COBOL
6 3 (2.04%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.04%) XPath
6 3 (2.04%) XQuery
7 2 (1.36%) PHP
7 2 (1.36%) Python
7 2 (1.36%) SQR
8 1 (0.68%) C
8 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.68%) Perl
8 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.72%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.36%) JSP 440
1 2 (1.36%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.40%) Docker
2 2 (1.36%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.72%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.36%) Ansible
2 2 (1.36%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.36%) Puppet
2 2 (1.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.68%) Terraform
Vendors
1 42 (28.57%) IBM
2 22 (14.97%) Oracle
3 17 (11.56%) hybris
4 11 (7.48%) BEA
5 9 (6.12%) Adobe
6 6 (4.08%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.40%) webMethods
8 4 (2.72%) ATG
8 4 (2.72%) Endeca
8 4 (2.72%) Percussion
9 2 (1.36%) CA
9 2 (1.36%) Cisco
9 2 (1.36%) FatWire
9 2 (1.36%) Google
9 2 (1.36%) Infor
9 2 (1.36%) Omniture
9 2 (1.36%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.36%) Sun
9 2 (1.36%) VMware
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