The first table below looks at the demand for the J2EE Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
J2EE Developer
Rank 528 441 418
Rank change year-on-year
-87 -23
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 62 62 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.16% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 40 88
Average daily rate £388 £399 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.76% +6.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £299 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £558 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £35.80 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.80 - £32.50
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
J2EE Developer
UK

J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

J2EE Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

J2EE Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE Developer across the England region.

J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

J2EE Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -31 22 £400 -17.94% 6
South West -8 16 £325 +8.33% 1
South East -13 8 £413 +31.16% 5
East of England -25 7 £333 +43.01%
North West -14 6 £413 +26.92% 2
East Midlands -7 3 £308 -3.90% 2
West Midlands -20 2 £325 -
North East - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
J2EE Developer
UK

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited 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 J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 107 (100.00%) J2EE
2 105 (98.13%) Java
3 74 (69.16%) Spring
4 54 (50.47%) Hibernate
5 38 (35.51%) XML
6 37 (34.58%) Oracle
6 37 (34.58%) jQuery
7 36 (33.64%) JavaScript
8 33 (30.84%) HTML
9 29 (27.10%) Linux
10 28 (26.17%) Web Services
11 27 (25.23%) JSP
12 26 (24.30%) Subversion
13 23 (21.50%) Servlets
13 23 (21.50%) UNIX
13 23 (21.50%) Maven
14 22 (20.56%) SQL
15 21 (19.63%) CSS
16 20 (18.69%) TDD
16 20 (18.69%) Finance
17 19 (17.76%) MVC
17 19 (17.76%) SOAP
17 19 (17.76%) Struts
18 18 (16.82%) Ajax
19 17 (15.89%) JSF
19 17 (15.89%) Spring MVC
19 17 (15.89%) Eclipse
19 17 (15.89%) Scrum
20 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
20 16 (14.95%) Tomcat

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited 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 J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (14.95%) Tomcat
2 14 (13.08%) WebLogic
3 12 (11.21%) WebSphere
4 8 (7.48%) Apache
5 6 (5.61%) Alfresco
6 5 (4.67%) WebLogic Portal
6 5 (4.67%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 5 (4.67%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.87%) Liferay
7 2 (1.87%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.93%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.93%) CMS
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.93%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 5 (4.67%) RiskWrite
2 3 (2.80%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) Internet
2 2 (1.87%) HTTP
3 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.15%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.54%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (5.61%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.67%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (4.67%) DB2
5 5 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.67%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (4.67%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.80%) MySQL
7 3 (2.80%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 3 (2.80%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (2.80%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.80%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.80%) Big Data
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 26 (24.30%) Subversion
2 23 (21.50%) Maven
3 17 (15.89%) Eclipse
4 14 (13.08%) JUnit
5 11 (10.28%) Ant
6 8 (7.48%) Jenkins
7 7 (6.54%) Rational Application Developer
8 6 (5.61%) JIRA
8 6 (5.61%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Log4j
10 4 (3.74%) Mockito
10 4 (3.74%) jMock
10 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
11 3 (2.80%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.87%) DbUnit
12 2 (1.87%) TestNG
12 2 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.93%) ClearCase
13 1 (0.93%) ClearQuest
13 1 (0.93%) NetBeans
General
1 20 (18.69%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Banking
2 5 (4.67%) Retail
3 3 (2.80%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Front Office
4 1 (0.93%) Back Office
4 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Automotive
4 1 (0.93%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (100.00%) J2EE
2 74 (69.16%) Spring
3 54 (50.47%) Hibernate
4 38 (35.51%) XML
5 37 (34.58%) jQuery
6 33 (30.84%) HTML
7 28 (26.17%) Web Services
8 27 (25.23%) JSP
9 23 (21.50%) Servlets
10 21 (19.63%) CSS
11 19 (17.76%) SOAP
11 19 (17.76%) Struts
12 18 (16.82%) Ajax
13 17 (15.89%) JSF
13 17 (15.89%) Spring MVC
14 16 (14.95%) Java EE
15 13 (12.15%) EJB
15 13 (12.15%) XSLT
16 11 (10.28%) REST
17 10 (9.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.54%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.67%) Web 2.0
2 5 (4.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.87%) Open Source
3 2 (1.87%) SWIFT
3 2 (1.87%) W3C
4 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.93%) Equities
4 1 (0.93%) Derivative
4 1 (0.93%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.10%) Linux
2 23 (21.50%) UNIX
3 5 (4.67%) Solaris
4 4 (3.74%) Windows
5 2 (1.87%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.87%) AIX
5 2 (1.87%) Windows NT
5 2 (1.87%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.69%) TDD
2 19 (17.76%) MVC
3 17 (15.89%) Scrum
4 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (12.15%) OO
6 12 (11.21%) SOA
7 6 (5.61%) System Testing
8 5 (4.67%) UML
8 5 (4.67%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (4.67%) Migration
8 5 (4.67%) Web Development
8 5 (4.67%) Software Engineering
8 5 (4.67%) Change Control
9 4 (3.74%) BDD
9 4 (3.74%) AOP
10 3 (2.80%) OOD
10 3 (2.80%) RAD
10 3 (2.80%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.80%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (98.13%) Java
2 36 (33.64%) JavaScript
3 22 (20.56%) SQL
4 9 (8.41%) PL/SQL
5 8 (7.48%) XPath
6 6 (5.61%) C++
7 5 (4.67%) C
7 5 (4.67%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.67%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.67%) Scala
8 1 (0.93%) C#
8 1 (0.93%) Python
8 1 (0.93%) XQuery
8 1 (0.93%) Ruby
8 1 (0.93%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (7.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.54%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.61%) Degree
4 3 (2.80%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (34.58%) Oracle
2 10 (9.35%) JBoss
3 3 (2.80%) Sybase
3 3 (2.80%) IBM
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.87%) Greenplum
4 2 (1.87%) webMethods
4 2 (1.87%) Sun
5 1 (0.93%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.93%) Alterian
5 1 (0.93%) Twitter
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