The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
J2EE Developer
Rank 536 511 415
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -96
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 54 52 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.11% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 74
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £555 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £334 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.36% +2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £34.00 £33.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £33.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.72%
J2EE Developer
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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
48343 44497 46623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.69% 92.87% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30757 27460 26825
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1984 1944 2328
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
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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
London -9 20 £400 -20.00% 9
North West -5 9 £375 -6.25% 2
South East -20 8 £500 +40.05% 1
Yorkshire +1 5 £350 -12.50%
West Midlands -16 3 £315 +3.27% 4
South West -34 3 £365 +21.66% 2
East of England - 3 £239 - 3
East Midlands +3 2 - - 1
Midlands -2 2 £350 -
J2EE Developer
UK

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 109 (100.00%) J2EE
2 103 (94.50%) Java
3 64 (58.72%) Spring
4 46 (42.20%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (32.11%) Hibernate
6 34 (31.19%) Oracle
7 30 (27.52%) XML
8 29 (26.61%) JavaScript
9 28 (25.69%) Struts
10 27 (24.77%) Web Services
10 27 (24.77%) HTML
11 25 (22.94%) SQL
12 24 (22.02%) JSP
13 22 (20.18%) CSS
13 22 (20.18%) MVC
14 20 (18.35%) JUnit
15 19 (17.43%) Eclipse
16 18 (16.51%) UNIX
17 17 (15.60%) Scrum
17 17 (15.60%) Maven
18 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
19 15 (13.76%) Servlets
19 15 (13.76%) SOA
19 15 (13.76%) JBoss
20 14 (12.84%) TDD
21 13 (11.93%) Finance
21 13 (11.93%) Spring MVC
22 12 (11.01%) Security Cleared
22 12 (11.01%) JMS
23 11 (10.09%) OO

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 15 (13.76%) JBoss
2 10 (9.17%) WebLogic
2 10 (9.17%) WebSphere
3 9 (8.26%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.42%) Apache
5 5 (4.59%) CMS
6 3 (2.75%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.75%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (2.75%) AquaLogic
6 3 (2.75%) Magnolia
7 2 (1.83%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.83%) MQSI
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.92%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) GitHub
2 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) SNMP
1 2 (1.83%) Internet
2 1 (0.92%) AMQP
2 1 (0.92%) SSL
2 1 (0.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.34%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.59%) MySQL
4 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.83%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.92%) Big Data
7 1 (0.92%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.92%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.92%) DB2
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (18.35%) JUnit
2 19 (17.43%) Eclipse
3 17 (15.60%) Maven
4 9 (8.26%) Ant
5 7 (6.42%) Jenkins
6 6 (5.50%) Subversion
7 5 (4.59%) Hudson
8 4 (3.67%) Selenium
9 2 (1.83%) EasyMock
9 2 (1.83%) ClearQuest
9 2 (1.83%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.83%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 2 (1.83%) Mockito
10 1 (0.92%) Trac
10 1 (0.92%) Grunt
10 1 (0.92%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.92%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.92%) NUnit
10 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.92%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 13 (11.93%) Finance
2 10 (9.17%) Banking
3 4 (3.67%) Advertising
4 3 (2.75%) Retail
4 3 (2.75%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.83%) Marketing
5 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.83%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.92%) German Language
6 1 (0.92%) Automotive
6 1 (0.92%) Front Office
6 1 (0.92%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (100.00%) J2EE
2 64 (58.72%) Spring
3 35 (32.11%) Hibernate
4 30 (27.52%) XML
5 28 (25.69%) Struts
6 27 (24.77%) Web Services
6 27 (24.77%) HTML
7 24 (22.02%) JSP
8 22 (20.18%) CSS
9 15 (13.76%) Servlets
10 13 (11.93%) Spring MVC
11 12 (11.01%) JMS
12 11 (10.09%) jQuery
13 10 (9.17%) SOAP
14 8 (7.34%) JDBC
14 8 (7.34%) XSLT
14 8 (7.34%) Java EE
14 8 (7.34%) REST
15 7 (6.42%) JSON
15 7 (6.42%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.50%) Open Source
3 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.67%) Smart Meter
5 3 (2.75%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.83%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.83%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.83%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.92%) User Experience
7 1 (0.92%) iSeries
7 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.92%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.92%) Derivative
7 1 (0.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.51%) UNIX
2 9 (8.26%) Linux
3 2 (1.83%) Android
4 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.92%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.20%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.18%) MVC
3 17 (15.60%) Scrum
4 15 (13.76%) SOA
5 14 (12.84%) TDD
6 11 (10.09%) OO
7 10 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (8.26%) Unit Testing
9 7 (6.42%) Web Development
10 6 (5.50%) UML
11 5 (4.59%) E-Commerce
11 5 (4.59%) OOD
11 5 (4.59%) Multithreading
11 5 (4.59%) Low Latency
12 4 (3.67%) Change Control
12 4 (3.67%) OOP
12 4 (3.67%) RAD
13 3 (2.75%) Project Management
13 3 (2.75%) BDD
13 3 (2.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 103 (94.50%) Java
2 29 (26.61%) JavaScript
3 25 (22.94%) SQL
4 6 (5.50%) Shell Script
5 5 (4.59%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.75%) C#
6 3 (2.75%) C++
6 3 (2.75%) Scala
7 2 (1.83%) C
7 2 (1.83%) COBOL
8 1 (0.92%) JCL
8 1 (0.92%) Groovy
8 1 (0.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (11.01%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.34%) Degree
3 7 (6.42%) Sun Certification
4 5 (4.59%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.59%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.92%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 34 (31.19%) Oracle
2 8 (7.34%) Sun
3 7 (6.42%) hybris
4 3 (2.75%) IBM
5 2 (1.83%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.83%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.92%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (0.92%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.92%) ILOG
6 1 (0.92%) Sybase
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