The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java J2EE Developer
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Java/J2EE Developer
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
346 306 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.74% 96.53% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 177 159
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 30
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Java/J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the East Sussex region.

Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) SQLite
1 2 (100.00%) Jetty
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
1 2 (100.00%) TestNG
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Inversion of Control

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) Jetty
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) TestNG
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle