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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
J2EE Developer
Rank 540 521 534
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 49 56 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.092% 0.11% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.12% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 25 21
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £280 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £552 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £37.45 £34.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+10.14% +4.61%
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
49336 46518 44681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.45% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32059 28699 27154
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1841 1961
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
London +14 18 £344 -33.89% 3
East of England +16 16 £390 +39.28% 2
South East -21 6 £350 +20.68% 5
Yorkshire -33 3 £381 +8.92%
East Midlands -9 2 £305 +8.92%
North West -36 2 £450 +20.00% 3
North East - 1 - - 1
J2EE Developer
UK

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 86 (100.00%) J2EE
2 74 (86.05%) Java
3 44 (51.16%) Spring
4 40 (46.51%) Web Services
5 36 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (38.37%) Hibernate
7 29 (33.72%) HTML
8 26 (30.23%) JavaScript
9 25 (29.07%) SQL
10 23 (26.74%) Oracle
11 22 (25.58%) SQL Server
12 20 (23.26%) XML
13 19 (22.09%) JSP
13 19 (22.09%) TDD
14 17 (19.77%) Maven
14 17 (19.77%) Finance
14 17 (19.77%) SOAP
14 17 (19.77%) OO
15 16 (18.60%) JBoss
15 16 (18.60%) Tomcat
15 16 (18.60%) CSS
16 14 (16.28%) Struts
16 14 (16.28%) Servlets
16 14 (16.28%) RESTful
16 14 (16.28%) HTML5
16 14 (16.28%) REST
17 13 (15.12%) JUnit
17 13 (15.12%) Scrum
18 12 (13.95%) MVC
18 12 (13.95%) UML

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (18.60%) JBoss
1 16 (18.60%) Tomcat
2 9 (10.47%) WebSphere
3 6 (6.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (4.65%) CMS
4 4 (4.65%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.49%) Apache
6 2 (2.33%) Magnolia
7 1 (1.16%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.16%) Node.js
7 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.16%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Office
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) LDAP
1 3 (3.49%) HTTP
2 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.98%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.81%) MySQL
3 5 (5.81%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.65%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.16%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.16%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (1.16%) Informix
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (19.77%) Maven
2 13 (15.12%) JUnit
3 9 (10.47%) Ant
4 8 (9.30%) Mockito
5 6 (6.98%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 6 (6.98%) AccuRev
6 5 (5.81%) Git (software)
6 5 (5.81%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.65%) Subversion
7 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (4.65%) JProfiler
7 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.49%) VisualVM
8 3 (3.49%) Moq
8 3 (3.49%) Selenium
8 3 (3.49%) NUnit
9 2 (2.33%) jMock
9 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.33%) JIRA
9 2 (2.33%) DbUnit
General
1 17 (19.77%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Retail
4 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.33%) Back Office
5 2 (2.33%) Automotive
6 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Marketing
6 1 (1.16%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (100.00%) J2EE
2 44 (51.16%) Spring
3 40 (46.51%) Web Services
4 33 (38.37%) Hibernate
5 29 (33.72%) HTML
6 20 (23.26%) XML
7 19 (22.09%) JSP
8 17 (19.77%) SOAP
9 16 (18.60%) CSS
10 14 (16.28%) Servlets
10 14 (16.28%) Struts
10 14 (16.28%) RESTful
10 14 (16.28%) HTML5
10 14 (16.28%) REST
11 11 (12.79%) JSON
12 10 (11.63%) JPA
12 10 (11.63%) Dojo
13 9 (10.47%) Spring MVC
14 8 (9.30%) JSTL
14 8 (9.30%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.65%) GIS
4 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.16%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.16%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.63%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) Windows
3 3 (3.49%) UNIX
4 1 (1.16%) Solaris
4 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (22.09%) TDD
3 17 (19.77%) OO
4 13 (15.12%) Scrum
5 12 (13.95%) UML
5 12 (13.95%) MVC
6 10 (11.63%) BDD
7 8 (9.30%) Web Development
8 7 (8.14%) Multithreading
8 7 (8.14%) Kanban
8 7 (8.14%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.14%) OOD
9 6 (6.98%) Open Source
9 6 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.81%) SOA
10 5 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.65%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (4.65%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.65%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 74 (86.05%) Java
2 26 (30.23%) JavaScript
3 25 (29.07%) SQL
4 4 (4.65%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.49%) ANSI SQL
6 2 (2.33%) Scala
6 2 (2.33%) C#
6 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (1.16%) Ruby
7 1 (1.16%) Groovy
7 1 (1.16%) C++
7 1 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.30%) Degree
3 4 (4.65%) OCPJWCD
3 4 (4.65%) OCPJP
3 4 (4.65%) OCMJD
4 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.49%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.33%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.16%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.33%) vSphere
1 2 (2.33%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (26.74%) Oracle
2 7 (8.14%) IBM
3 6 (6.98%) Adobe
4 4 (4.65%) Sun
4 4 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.49%) Sybase
6 2 (2.33%) VMware
6 2 (2.33%) Google
7 1 (1.16%) hybris
7 1 (1.16%) Cognos
7 1 (1.16%) Informatica
7 1 (1.16%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.16%) ATG