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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England / East of England
Rank 59 91 37
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -54
Contract jobs citing J2EE 66 32 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.21% 1.36% 4.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.44% 5.23% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 14 59
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £383 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £471 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.96% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £62.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +73.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +73.61%

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
577 612 764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.02% 25.93% 30.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 370 454
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 34
Median hourly rate £37.00 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £36.50 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.60 £55.00 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +20 39 £494 +12.80% 7
Cambridgeshire +12 13 £425 +3.03% 3
Hertfordshire -4 5 £350 - 5
Bedfordshire - 5 £375 - 1
Suffolk -4 4 £375 +4.16% 2
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 92 (64.34%) Java
2 83 (58.04%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (45.45%) SOA
4 62 (43.36%) OO
5 57 (39.86%) Web Services
6 53 (37.06%) Oracle
7 46 (32.17%) HTML
7 46 (32.17%) Linux
8 44 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 43 (30.07%) .NET
9 43 (30.07%) Spring
10 40 (27.97%) Scrum
11 38 (26.57%) Finance
11 38 (26.57%) Adobe
12 36 (25.17%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (23.08%) XML
14 32 (22.38%) Hibernate
15 31 (21.68%) WebSphere
16 30 (20.98%) IBM
16 30 (20.98%) Configuration Management
17 29 (20.28%) E-Commerce
17 29 (20.28%) TDD
17 29 (20.28%) DevOps
18 28 (19.58%) Open Source
18 28 (19.58%) JSP
19 25 (17.48%) WebLogic
19 25 (17.48%) TOGAF
20 24 (16.78%) ASP.NET
20 24 (16.78%) Middleware
20 24 (16.78%) Relational Database

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 (21.68%) WebSphere
2 25 (17.48%) WebLogic
3 23 (16.08%) Apache
3 23 (16.08%) JBoss
4 21 (14.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 16 (11.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 15 (10.49%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (7.69%) Tomcat
8 5 (3.50%) IIS
8 5 (3.50%) WebSphere Portal
9 4 (2.80%) Mule
10 3 (2.10%) CMS
10 3 (2.10%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (2.10%) MQSeries
10 3 (2.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (2.10%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (1.40%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.40%) Jetty
11 2 (1.40%) Mongrel
11 2 (1.40%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (2.10%) MS Office
2 2 (1.40%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (8.39%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (2.80%) Magento
3 3 (2.10%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.49%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.80%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.40%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.70%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.29%) HTTP
1 19 (13.29%) SSL
1 19 (13.29%) TCP/IP
2 12 (8.39%) SMS
3 11 (7.69%) Internet
4 5 (3.50%) DNS
4 5 (3.50%) FTP
5 4 (2.80%) Firewall
5 4 (2.80%) LDAP
6 2 (1.40%) DHCP
6 2 (1.40%) IPsec
7 1 (0.70%) IPv4
7 1 (0.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.78%) Oracle Database
1 24 (16.78%) Relational Database
2 15 (10.49%) Big Data
3 11 (7.69%) DB2
4 10 (6.99%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.20%) MySQL
5 6 (4.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.20%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (4.20%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (3.50%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.80%) DbVisualizer
7 4 (2.80%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.80%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.10%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (2.10%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (2.10%) Pentaho
8 3 (2.10%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 23 (16.08%) Git (software)
2 20 (13.99%) Subversion
3 19 (13.29%) Jenkins
4 11 (7.69%) Ant
4 11 (7.69%) Eclipse
5 10 (6.99%) Selenium
6 9 (6.29%) JUnit
7 8 (5.59%) Maven
7 8 (5.59%) PVCS
8 5 (3.50%) AccuRev
8 5 (3.50%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.80%) Appium
9 4 (2.80%) JIRA
9 4 (2.80%) SoapUI
9 4 (2.80%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.10%) CA Gen
10 3 (2.10%) Log4j
10 3 (2.10%) PowerDesigner
10 3 (2.10%) Rational Application Developer
10 3 (2.10%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 38 (26.57%) Finance
2 19 (13.29%) Marketing
3 12 (8.39%) Legal
4 10 (6.99%) Banking
5 7 (4.90%) Manufacturing
6 6 (4.20%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.50%) Retail
8 3 (2.10%) Electronics
9 2 (1.40%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 62 (43.36%) Architect
2 44 (30.77%) Developer
3 35 (24.48%) Java Developer
4 29 (20.28%) Solutions Architect
5 22 (15.38%) Digital Architect
6 15 (10.49%) Digital Marketing Architect
7 14 (9.79%) Technical Architect
8 12 (8.39%) Java Architect
9 9 (6.29%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (5.59%) Agile Developer
10 8 (5.59%) Agile Java Developer
10 8 (5.59%) Digital Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.59%) IT Architect
10 8 (5.59%) J2EE Architect
10 8 (5.59%) Lead DevOps
11 7 (4.90%) Digital Technical Architect
12 6 (4.20%) Java Solutions Architect
12 6 (4.20%) Java WebSphere Developer
12 6 (4.20%) Oracle Architect
12 6 (4.20%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (39.86%) Web Services
2 46 (32.17%) HTML
3 43 (30.07%) .NET
3 43 (30.07%) Spring
4 33 (23.08%) XML
5 32 (22.38%) Hibernate
6 28 (19.58%) JSP
7 24 (16.78%) ASP.NET
7 24 (16.78%) Middleware
8 23 (16.08%) Apache Flex
9 22 (15.38%) Servlets
10 15 (10.49%) SOAP
11 13 (9.09%) XSLT
12 11 (7.69%) CSS
12 11 (7.69%) JMS
12 11 (7.69%) JSON
12 11 (7.69%) XML Schema
13 10 (6.99%) XHTML
14 9 (6.29%) Ajax
15 7 (4.90%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.49%) Social Media
2 12 (8.39%) Virtual Team
3 9 (6.29%) Mainframe
4 6 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.50%) iPad
6 4 (2.80%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.10%) Clustering
7 3 (2.10%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.10%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.40%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.70%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.70%) IPTV
9 1 (0.70%) RIA
9 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (32.17%) Linux
2 19 (13.29%) Unix
3 9 (6.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.20%) VME
4 6 (4.20%) Windows
5 4 (2.80%) Solaris
6 3 (2.10%) AIX
6 3 (2.10%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (58.04%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (45.45%) SOA
3 62 (43.36%) OO
4 40 (27.97%) Scrum
5 36 (25.17%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (20.98%) Configuration Management
7 29 (20.28%) DevOps
7 29 (20.28%) E-Commerce
7 29 (20.28%) TDD
8 28 (19.58%) Open Source
9 25 (17.48%) TOGAF
10 23 (16.08%) Enterprise Architecture
11 22 (15.38%) Information Security
12 18 (12.59%) Digital Marketing
12 18 (12.59%) Mentoring
12 18 (12.59%) Software Engineering
13 17 (11.89%) Microservices
14 16 (11.19%) Coaching
14 16 (11.19%) Technical Architecture
14 16 (11.19%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 92 (64.34%) Java
2 44 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 21 (14.69%) SQL
4 15 (10.49%) Perl
5 8 (5.59%) C
6 7 (4.90%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.50%) Python
8 4 (2.80%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.10%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.10%) C#
10 2 (1.40%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.40%) XPath
10 2 (1.40%) XQuery
11 1 (0.70%) COBOL
11 1 (0.70%) Groovy
11 1 (0.70%) Ruby
11 1 (0.70%) Scala
11 1 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (4.20%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.10%) Degree
3 2 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.40%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.40%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.80%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) CDISC
2 1 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.70%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (11.19%) Docker
2 8 (5.59%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.10%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.40%) Xen
6 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.70%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 12 (8.39%) Puppet
2 10 (6.99%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.80%) Ansible
3 4 (2.80%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 53 (37.06%) Oracle
2 38 (26.57%) Adobe
3 30 (20.98%) IBM
4 17 (11.89%) WSO2
5 16 (11.19%) hybris
6 7 (4.90%) VMware
7 6 (4.20%) Microsoft
8 5 (3.50%) Fujitsu
9 4 (2.80%) Google
9 4 (2.80%) Pega
10 3 (2.10%) ATG
10 3 (2.10%) BEA
10 3 (2.10%) Blue Martini
10 3 (2.10%) Elastic Path
10 3 (2.10%) HP
10 3 (2.10%) Informatica
10 3 (2.10%) Interwoven
10 3 (2.10%) SAP
10 3 (2.10%) webMethods
11 2 (1.40%) Sybase
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Michael Bailey Associates
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