The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had J2EE Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
J2EE Developer
Rank 541 517 470
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -47
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 87 114 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 67 79
Median daily rate £425 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £284 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £34.49 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.49 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +1.42%
J2EE Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47590 50276 48346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.76% 94.91% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 31357 32537 29765
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1463 1904 1944
Median hourly rate £17.10 £17.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +0.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.42 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured J2EE Developer in the job title.

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 26 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -29 30 £425 +20.56% 5
Yorkshire +14 19 £425 +25.92% 4
North West +20 11 £425 -5.55% 2
West Midlands -21 10 £353 -0.91% 2
South East +8 7 £475 +26.66% 6
East Midlands +1 5 £344 +18.53% 2
South West +3 2 £375 +66.66%
East of England -9 2 £275 -26.66%
North East - 1 - -
J2EE Developer
UK

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, J2EE Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 183 (100.00%) J2EE
2 172 (93.99%) Java
3 124 (67.76%) Agile Software Development
4 118 (64.48%) Spring
5 75 (40.98%) TDD
6 71 (38.80%) Hibernate
7 61 (33.33%) JSP
8 59 (32.24%) Web Services
9 54 (29.51%) Maven
10 49 (26.78%) Oracle
11 46 (25.14%) SQL
11 46 (25.14%) XML
12 43 (23.50%) JUnit
13 41 (22.40%) Analytical Skills
14 40 (21.86%) HTML
15 39 (21.31%) JavaScript
16 34 (18.58%) SQL Server
16 34 (18.58%) Finance
16 34 (18.58%) REST
17 32 (17.49%) WebSphere
18 31 (16.94%) SOAP
19 30 (16.39%) Scrum
20 26 (14.21%) HTML5
21 23 (12.57%) JSON
21 23 (12.57%) AngularJS
22 22 (12.02%) RESTful
23 21 (11.48%) CSS
24 20 (10.93%) Linux
25 19 (10.38%) JIRA
25 19 (10.38%) JSF

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 32 (17.49%) WebSphere
2 17 (9.29%) Tomcat
3 13 (7.10%) JBoss
4 12 (6.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (5.46%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (5.46%) WebLogic
6 7 (3.83%) WebLogic Portal
7 5 (2.73%) Confluence
8 4 (2.19%) Apache
9 3 (1.64%) FileNet
10 2 (1.09%) CMS
10 2 (1.09%) Commerce Server
10 2 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.09%) Liferay
10 2 (1.09%) WildFly
11 1 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.55%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.55%) Jetty
11 1 (0.55%) nginx
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.83%) Bluemix
2 7 (3.83%) IBM Cloud
3 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.73%) SaaS
4 4 (2.19%) GitHub
5 2 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.64%) SSL
2 2 (1.09%) HTTP
2 2 (1.09%) Network Security
3 1 (0.55%) LDAP
3 1 (0.55%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.58%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.29%) MySQL
3 13 (7.10%) DB2
4 9 (4.92%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.37%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.37%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.37%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.83%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.19%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.09%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.09%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 54 (29.51%) Maven
2 43 (23.50%) JUnit
3 19 (10.38%) JIRA
3 19 (10.38%) Subversion
4 18 (9.84%) Eclipse
5 17 (9.29%) Git (software)
5 17 (9.29%) Jenkins
6 16 (8.74%) Ant
7 14 (7.65%) AccuRev
8 11 (6.01%) Selenium
9 6 (3.28%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.73%) Mockito
11 4 (2.19%) SonarQube
11 4 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.64%) JMeter
12 3 (1.64%) Log4j
13 2 (1.09%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.09%) Gradle
13 2 (1.09%) JProfiler
14 1 (0.55%) Artifactory
General
1 34 (18.58%) Finance
2 10 (5.46%) Banking
3 7 (3.83%) Automotive
3 7 (3.83%) Retail
4 4 (2.19%) Marketing
5 3 (1.64%) Back Office
6 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.55%) Advertising
7 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (100.00%) J2EE
2 118 (64.48%) Spring
3 71 (38.80%) Hibernate
4 61 (33.33%) JSP
5 59 (32.24%) Web Services
6 46 (25.14%) XML
7 40 (21.86%) HTML
8 34 (18.58%) REST
9 31 (16.94%) SOAP
10 26 (14.21%) HTML5
11 23 (12.57%) AngularJS
11 23 (12.57%) JSON
12 22 (12.02%) RESTful
13 21 (11.48%) CSS
14 19 (10.38%) JSF
15 18 (9.84%) JDBC
16 17 (9.29%) Java EE
17 16 (8.74%) Servlets
18 15 (8.20%) JMS
18 15 (8.20%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 41 (22.40%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.83%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.64%) Data Structures
3 3 (1.64%) Digital Media
3 3 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.09%) Fintech
4 2 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.09%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.09%) User Experience
5 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.55%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.55%) DataPower
5 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.55%) IVR
5 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.93%) Linux
2 12 (6.56%) Unix
3 9 (4.92%) zOS
4 7 (3.83%) Android
4 7 (3.83%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (67.76%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (40.98%) TDD
3 30 (16.39%) Scrum
4 17 (9.29%) UML
5 16 (8.74%) OO
6 15 (8.20%) Open Source
6 15 (8.20%) SOA
7 13 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (7.10%) OOP
7 13 (7.10%) Web Development
8 11 (6.01%) AOP
8 11 (6.01%) MVC
9 9 (4.92%) E-Commerce
9 9 (4.92%) Front End Development
10 8 (4.37%) Kanban
11 7 (3.83%) OOD
11 7 (3.83%) RUP
11 7 (3.83%) SDLC
11 7 (3.83%) Waterfall
12 6 (3.28%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 172 (93.99%) Java
2 46 (25.14%) SQL
3 39 (21.31%) JavaScript
4 12 (6.56%) PL/SQL
5 8 (4.37%) Shell Script
6 7 (3.83%) AspectJ
7 5 (2.73%) Scala
8 3 (1.64%) Python
9 2 (1.09%) Clojure
9 2 (1.09%) Groovy
9 2 (1.09%) PHP
9 2 (1.09%) SQR
9 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.55%) C#
10 1 (0.55%) C++
10 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (7.10%) Sun Certification
2 7 (3.83%) Degree
2 7 (3.83%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.64%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (1.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.55%) Ansible
2 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.55%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.55%) Puppet
2 1 (0.55%) yum
Vendors
1 49 (26.78%) Oracle
2 17 (9.29%) IBM
3 8 (4.37%) hybris
4 6 (3.28%) WSO2
5 5 (2.73%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.19%) BEA
6 4 (2.19%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.64%) Blue Coat
7 3 (1.64%) Misys
8 2 (1.09%) ATG
8 2 (1.09%) Sun
9 1 (0.55%) Adobe
9 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.55%) Endeca
9 1 (0.55%) F5
9 1 (0.55%) Perforce
9 1 (0.55%) Sybase
9 1 (0.55%) TIBCO