The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role 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 Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 133 130 124
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 14 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.34% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.37% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
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£350 £265 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -30.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2767 2691 2136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.76% 91.62% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1666 1542 1098
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 225 235
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -29.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £37.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Java/J2EE Developer
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 Java/J2EE Developer across the East of England region.

Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Java/J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Java/J2EE Developer
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 Java/J2EE Developer across the East of England region.

Java/J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Java/J2EE Developer
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 Java/J2EE Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Hertfordshire -10 6 £350 - 1
Essex - 6 £350 - 2
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £205 -56.84% 3
Suffolk - 1 £350 -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 48 (100.00%) Java
1 48 (100.00%) J2EE
2 35 (72.92%) HTML
3 33 (68.75%) Web Services
4 31 (64.58%) SQL
5 30 (62.50%) XML
5 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (60.42%) HTML5
7 24 (50.00%) SOAP
8 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
8 21 (43.75%) TDD
8 21 (43.75%) TopLink
9 19 (39.58%) WebSphere
10 18 (37.50%) Linux
10 18 (37.50%) IBM
11 17 (35.42%) OO
11 17 (35.42%) Eclipse
11 17 (35.42%) Ajax
11 17 (35.42%) Relational Database
12 16 (33.33%) Hibernate
12 16 (33.33%) Content Management
12 16 (33.33%) Solaris
12 16 (33.33%) UNIX
12 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 16 (33.33%) Ant
13 15 (31.25%) Windows
13 15 (31.25%) XHTML
14 13 (27.08%) CSS
14 13 (27.08%) JSF
15 12 (25.00%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (39.58%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (8.33%) MQSeries
2 4 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) Relational Database
2 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.42%) DB2
3 5 (10.42%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.17%) Sybase ASE
4 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.08%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Eclipse
2 16 (33.33%) Ant
3 11 (22.92%) SoapUI
4 9 (18.75%) JUnit
5 4 (8.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Log4j
5 4 (8.33%) Subversion
6 1 (2.08%) AccuRev
General
1 12 (25.00%) Marketing
2 11 (22.92%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.25%) Finance
4 2 (4.17%) Automotive
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) J2EE
2 35 (72.92%) HTML
3 33 (68.75%) Web Services
4 30 (62.50%) XML
5 29 (60.42%) HTML5
6 24 (50.00%) SOAP
7 21 (43.75%) TopLink
8 17 (35.42%) Ajax
9 16 (33.33%) Hibernate
10 15 (31.25%) XHTML
11 13 (27.08%) CSS
11 13 (27.08%) JSF
12 12 (25.00%) REST
13 11 (22.92%) JAX-RS
13 11 (22.92%) EclipseLink
13 11 (22.92%) JAX-WS
14 10 (20.83%) PrimeFaces
15 9 (18.75%) JSP
16 7 (14.58%) Servlets
17 6 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Web 2.0
2 3 (6.25%) iSeries
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Linux
2 16 (33.33%) UNIX
2 16 (33.33%) Solaris
3 15 (31.25%) Windows
4 4 (8.33%) HPUX
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) TDD
3 17 (35.42%) OO
4 16 (33.33%) Content Management
5 12 (25.00%) Scrum
6 11 (22.92%) Use Case
6 11 (22.92%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (22.92%) User Stories
7 10 (20.83%) Validation
7 10 (20.83%) RUP
8 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.33%) RAD
8 4 (8.33%) UML
9 2 (4.17%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.17%) SOA
9 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.17%) Open Source
10 1 (2.08%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.08%) B2C
10 1 (2.08%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (64.58%) SQL
3 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.33%) Perl
4 4 (8.33%) XPath
4 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.17%) C
5 2 (4.17%) C#
6 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) IBM
2 4 (8.33%) Adobe
2 4 (8.33%) Interwoven
2 4 (8.33%) ATG
2 4 (8.33%) FatWire
2 4 (8.33%) Blue Martini
2 4 (8.33%) Elastic Path
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) Sybase
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
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