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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 40 66 70
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +4
Contract jobs citing J2EE 120 82 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.43% 2.75% 1.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.58% 9.88% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 38 12
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £371 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £539 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 10
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.75 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% +17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £28.80 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £35.62 £35.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £34.38 £33.86
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +1.52%
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
770 830 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.46% 27.87% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 462 371
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 27
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £22.00 £27.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 1 April 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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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 +29 59 £400 -5.88% 6
Hertfordshire -6 30 £376 -5.93% 4
Cambridgeshire +5 10 £500 +8.10% 7
Suffolk +7 9 £450 +12.50% 3
Bedfordshire -3 7 £350 +32.07% 1
Norfolk - 4 £300 -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 156 (83.87%) Java
2 80 (43.01%) Web Services
2 80 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (41.40%) HTML
4 73 (39.25%) SQL
5 66 (35.48%) XML
6 57 (30.65%) HTML5
7 49 (26.34%) JavaScript
8 48 (25.81%) SOAP
9 46 (24.73%) Oracle
10 44 (23.66%) SQL Server
10 44 (23.66%) TopLink
11 42 (22.58%) Spring
12 41 (22.04%) TDD
13 40 (21.51%) CSS
14 39 (20.97%) Windows
15 35 (18.82%) Solaris
16 34 (18.28%) WebSphere
17 33 (17.74%) UNIX
18 31 (16.67%) Linux
18 31 (16.67%) Ajax
19 28 (15.05%) Content Management
19 28 (15.05%) Scrum
20 27 (14.52%) UML
20 27 (14.52%) OO
20 27 (14.52%) SOA
21 26 (13.98%) Hibernate
21 26 (13.98%) IBM
22 25 (13.44%) REST
22 25 (13.44%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 34 (18.28%) WebSphere
2 16 (8.60%) WebLogic
3 15 (8.06%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (7.53%) CMS
4 14 (7.53%) WebLogic Portal
5 12 (6.45%) Apache
6 8 (4.30%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (3.76%) JBoss
8 4 (2.15%) Adobe CQ
8 4 (2.15%) Documentum
9 3 (1.61%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (1.08%) Drupal
10 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.54%) IIS
11 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (2.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.54%) MS Office
2 1 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.08%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.54%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.30%) DNS
2 4 (2.15%) HTTP
3 3 (1.61%) Internet
4 2 (1.08%) SSH
5 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.54%) LDAP
5 1 (0.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.66%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.44%) Relational Database
3 15 (8.06%) Couchbase
4 14 (7.53%) MySQL
5 13 (6.99%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.15%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.61%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.08%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (1.08%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.08%) DB2
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.54%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 21 (11.29%) Eclipse
2 20 (10.75%) Ant
3 17 (9.14%) SoapUI
4 12 (6.45%) AccuRev
5 11 (5.91%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 11 (5.91%) JUnit
6 7 (3.76%) Maven
7 5 (2.69%) JIRA
8 4 (2.15%) Subversion
9 2 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (1.08%) XMLSpy
9 2 (1.08%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.54%) Rational Application Developer
10 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (10.75%) Marketing
2 15 (8.06%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.30%) Retail
4 7 (3.76%) Finance
5 4 (2.15%) Automotive
5 4 (2.15%) Legal
6 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.08%) Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 117 (62.90%) Developer
2 91 (48.92%) Java Developer
3 44 (23.66%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 43 (23.12%) Architect
5 26 (13.98%) Solutions Architect
6 17 (9.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (9.14%) Senior Developer
7 15 (8.06%) J2EE Developer
8 11 (5.91%) Java Architect
8 11 (5.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (3.76%) Technical Architect
9 7 (3.76%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 6 (3.23%) AWS Developer
11 5 (2.69%) Consultant
11 5 (2.69%) Lead Architect
11 5 (2.69%) Java Consultant
12 3 (1.61%) Web Developer
12 3 (1.61%) Development Manager
12 3 (1.61%) Lead Developer
12 3 (1.61%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (43.01%) Web Services
2 77 (41.40%) HTML
3 66 (35.48%) XML
4 57 (30.65%) HTML5
5 48 (25.81%) SOAP
6 44 (23.66%) TopLink
7 42 (22.58%) Spring
8 40 (21.51%) CSS
9 31 (16.67%) Ajax
10 26 (13.98%) Hibernate
11 25 (13.44%) REST
12 24 (12.90%) XHTML
13 23 (12.37%) JSF
14 22 (11.83%) .NET
14 22 (11.83%) Middleware
15 17 (9.14%) JAX-WS
15 17 (9.14%) JAX-RS
15 17 (9.14%) PrimeFaces
16 12 (6.45%) JSP
17 11 (5.91%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.69%) Client/Server
1 5 (2.69%) Open Source
2 3 (1.61%) iSeries
2 3 (1.61%) Web 2.0
2 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.54%) PMI
4 1 (0.54%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.97%) Windows
2 35 (18.82%) Solaris
3 33 (17.74%) UNIX
4 31 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.54%) AIX
6 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (22.04%) TDD
3 28 (15.05%) Content Management
3 28 (15.05%) Scrum
4 27 (14.52%) UML
4 27 (14.52%) OO
4 27 (14.52%) SOA
5 21 (11.29%) Validation
6 20 (10.75%) User Stories
7 18 (9.68%) Use Case
7 18 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
8 17 (9.14%) RUP
8 17 (9.14%) B2C
9 15 (8.06%) Web Development
10 10 (5.38%) E-Commerce
11 9 (4.84%) MVC
11 9 (4.84%) TOGAF
11 9 (4.84%) Waterfall
12 8 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.30%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 156 (83.87%) Java
2 73 (39.25%) SQL
3 49 (26.34%) JavaScript
4 11 (5.91%) PHP
5 10 (5.38%) Shell Script
6 9 (4.84%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.08%) Scala
7 2 (1.08%) Python
8 1 (0.54%) Perl
8 1 (0.54%) MUMPS
8 1 (0.54%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 18 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.60%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.91%) Sun Certification
4 5 (2.69%) Degree
5 4 (2.15%) MCPD
5 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.08%) QA
1 2 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 46 (24.73%) Oracle
2 26 (13.98%) IBM
3 21 (11.29%) Microsoft
4 15 (8.06%) FatWire
5 14 (7.53%) BEA
6 9 (4.84%) Sun
6 9 (4.84%) Adobe
7 6 (3.23%) hybris
8 5 (2.69%) SAP
8 5 (2.69%) webMethods
9 4 (2.15%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.61%) Endeca
11 2 (1.08%) Talend
11 2 (1.08%) Google
11 2 (1.08%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.08%) InterSystems
11 2 (1.08%) OpenText
11 2 (1.08%) Temenos
11 2 (1.08%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.54%) ATG
Cambridgeshire
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Rate: £275 - £375 per day
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