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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 75 41 74
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +33
Contract jobs citing J2EE 49 103 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.93% 3.85% 2.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.14% 13.55% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 49 41
Average daily rate £400 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 3
Average hourly rate £34.50 £38.00 £35.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.21% +6.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.81 £36.00 £31.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.10 £43.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £38.00 £35.80
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +6.14%
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
602 760 845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.72% 28.44% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 421 481
Average daily rate £375 £385 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 31 32
Average hourly rate £30.50 £38.00 £35.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.73% +6.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.50 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 32 £351 -10.12% 1
Hertfordshire -3 10 £425 +3.03% 11
Cambridgeshire 0 3 £413 - 6
Suffolk -6 3 £363 -19.44%
Norfolk -5 1 £550 -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 75 (83.33%) Java
2 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (40.00%) SQL
4 32 (35.56%) HTML
5 31 (34.44%) XML
6 29 (32.22%) Web Services
6 29 (32.22%) SQL Server
7 27 (30.00%) WebSphere
8 22 (24.44%) TDD
8 22 (24.44%) JavaScript
9 21 (23.33%) Oracle
9 21 (23.33%) OO
9 21 (23.33%) SOA
9 21 (23.33%) HTML5
10 19 (21.11%) DB2
11 18 (20.00%) Unix
12 17 (18.89%) REST
13 16 (17.78%) Hibernate
14 15 (16.67%) JSP
15 14 (15.56%) Git (software)
15 14 (15.56%) JSF
16 13 (14.44%) SOAP
16 13 (14.44%) Perl
16 13 (14.44%) Python
16 13 (14.44%) E-Commerce
17 12 (13.33%) IBM
17 12 (13.33%) Linux
17 12 (13.33%) CSS
17 12 (13.33%) TopLink
17 12 (13.33%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 27 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.67%) Apache
2 6 (6.67%) JBoss
3 5 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.44%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.33%) CMS
5 3 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (2.22%) IIS
6 2 (2.22%) Jetty
6 2 (2.22%) nginx
7 1 (1.11%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.11%) Mule
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Magento
2 2 (2.22%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.33%) Google App Engine
1 3 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) HTTP
2 5 (5.56%) SSL
2 5 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.33%) DNS
3 3 (3.33%) Internet
4 2 (2.22%) DHCP
4 2 (2.22%) FTP
4 2 (2.22%) IPsec
4 2 (2.22%) Network Security
4 2 (2.22%) SMS
5 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.22%) SQL Server
2 19 (21.11%) DB2
3 6 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.56%) Big Data
5 4 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (4.44%) DataStage
5 4 (4.44%) DbVisualizer
5 4 (4.44%) WebFOCUS
6 2 (2.22%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.22%) MS Access
6 2 (2.22%) MySQL
6 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.11%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.11%) Impala
7 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.11%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (15.56%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.11%) AccuRev
2 10 (11.11%) Gerrit
3 9 (10.00%) Ant
4 5 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.56%) Subversion
5 4 (4.44%) Gradle
6 3 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.33%) JIRA
6 3 (3.33%) JUnit
6 3 (3.33%) Protractor
6 3 (3.33%) Rational Application Developer
6 3 (3.33%) Selenium
6 3 (3.33%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.22%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.22%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.11%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.11%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.11%) Xcode
General
1 10 (11.11%) Retail
2 9 (10.00%) Marketing
3 7 (7.78%) Automotive
4 4 (4.44%) Finance
4 4 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.33%) Legal
6 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (51.11%) Developer
2 32 (35.56%) Java Developer
3 22 (24.44%) J2EE Developer
4 17 (18.89%) Architect
5 15 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (15.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (7.78%) Digital Architect
7 7 (7.78%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.56%) HTML Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Angular Developer
9 4 (4.44%) WebSphere Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Agile Developer
10 3 (3.33%) E-Commerce Architect
10 3 (3.33%) E-Commerce Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Hybris Developer
10 3 (3.33%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (35.56%) HTML
2 31 (34.44%) XML
3 29 (32.22%) Web Services
4 21 (23.33%) HTML5
5 17 (18.89%) REST
6 16 (17.78%) Hibernate
7 15 (16.67%) JSP
8 14 (15.56%) JSF
9 13 (14.44%) SOAP
10 12 (13.33%) CSS
10 12 (13.33%) Spring
10 12 (13.33%) TopLink
11 11 (12.22%) .NET
12 10 (11.11%) AngularJS
12 10 (11.11%) PrimeFaces
13 8 (8.89%) Ajax
13 8 (8.89%) Java EE
13 8 (8.89%) LESS
13 8 (8.89%) Sass
14 7 (7.78%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.33%) Client/Server
2 3 (3.33%) Digital Media
2 3 (3.33%) Social Media
3 2 (2.22%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.22%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.00%) Unix
2 12 (13.33%) Linux
3 8 (8.89%) zOS
4 6 (6.67%) Windows
5 5 (5.56%) Solaris
6 3 (3.33%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.11%) Android
8 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (24.44%) TDD
3 21 (23.33%) OO
3 21 (23.33%) SOA
4 13 (14.44%) E-Commerce
5 10 (11.11%) RAD
5 10 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 9 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (8.89%) Coaching
7 8 (8.89%) UML
8 7 (7.78%) Automated Testing
8 7 (7.78%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (7.78%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
9 6 (6.67%) SDLC
10 5 (5.56%) B2C
10 5 (5.56%) DevOps
10 5 (5.56%) Open Source
10 5 (5.56%) Web Development
11 4 (4.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 75 (83.33%) Java
2 36 (40.00%) SQL
3 22 (24.44%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.44%) Perl
4 13 (14.44%) Python
5 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.33%) C
7 2 (2.22%) PHP
7 2 (2.22%) SQR
8 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.11%) Degree
1 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.78%) COBIT
1 7 (7.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (7.78%) ISO27002
2 3 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) Puppet
2 3 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.11%) Cacti
3 1 (1.11%) Nagios
3 1 (1.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (23.33%) Oracle
2 12 (13.33%) IBM
3 6 (6.67%) hybris
4 5 (5.56%) Google
5 4 (4.44%) Teradata
6 3 (3.33%) ATG
6 3 (3.33%) BEA
6 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.33%) Percussion
6 3 (3.33%) webMethods
7 2 (2.22%) Adobe
7 2 (2.22%) CA
7 2 (2.22%) FatWire
7 2 (2.22%) Omniture
7 2 (2.22%) Rally
7 2 (2.22%) VMware
8 1 (1.11%) HP
8 1 (1.11%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.11%) Sybase
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