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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
J2EE Developer
Rank 515 526 477
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -49
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 106 112 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.23% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 74 78
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £300 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £484 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £31.90 £37.45 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% +10.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.45 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-14.81% +10.14%
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
47210 49030 46876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.82% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31067 31698 28896
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1405 1831 1932
Median hourly rate £17.10 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.01% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -38 23 £425 +19.71% 7
Yorkshire +17 20 £425 +25.92% 3
North West +7 16 £425 -2.85% 2
South East +19 15 £475 +26.66% 9
West Midlands -13 15 £375 +5.26% 4
East of England +6 9 £220 -37.14% 4
East Midlands - 5 £344 - 3
South West +5 3 £413 +83.33% 1
J2EE Developer
UK

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 185 (100.00%) J2EE
2 174 (94.05%) Java
3 128 (69.19%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (62.70%) Spring
5 77 (41.62%) TDD
6 75 (40.54%) Hibernate
7 68 (36.76%) JSP
8 57 (30.81%) Web Services
9 53 (28.65%) Maven
10 50 (27.03%) SQL
11 49 (26.49%) XML
12 46 (24.86%) JavaScript
12 46 (24.86%) Oracle
13 44 (23.78%) JUnit
14 39 (21.08%) HTML
15 38 (20.54%) Analytical Skills
16 36 (19.46%) SQL Server
17 31 (16.76%) SOAP
17 31 (16.76%) WebSphere
17 31 (16.76%) REST
18 27 (14.59%) Finance
19 26 (14.05%) Scrum
20 25 (13.51%) Eclipse
21 24 (12.97%) Linux
22 22 (11.89%) Servlets
22 22 (11.89%) HTML5
22 22 (11.89%) AngularJS
23 21 (11.35%) RESTful
23 21 (11.35%) JSON
23 21 (11.35%) CSS

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 31 (16.76%) WebSphere
2 17 (9.19%) JBoss
3 15 (8.11%) Tomcat
4 14 (7.57%) WebLogic
5 11 (5.95%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (3.78%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (3.78%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (2.16%) Apache
8 3 (1.62%) CMS
9 2 (1.08%) Commerce Server
9 2 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.08%) Liferay
9 2 (1.08%) WildFly
10 1 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.54%) Confluence
10 1 (0.54%) Documentum
10 1 (0.54%) IIS
10 1 (0.54%) nginx
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.62%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.54%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.78%) Bluemix
3 6 (3.24%) SaaS
4 5 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.24%) SSL
2 2 (1.08%) HTTP
2 2 (1.08%) Internet
2 2 (1.08%) Network Security
2 2 (1.08%) SNMP
3 1 (0.54%) LDAP
3 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (19.46%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.73%) MySQL
3 13 (7.03%) DB2
4 10 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (4.32%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.24%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.24%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.16%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 53 (28.65%) Maven
2 44 (23.78%) JUnit
3 25 (13.51%) Eclipse
4 20 (10.81%) Ant
5 18 (9.73%) JIRA
5 18 (9.73%) Subversion
6 16 (8.65%) Jenkins
7 14 (7.57%) AccuRev
7 14 (7.57%) Selenium
8 13 (7.03%) Git (software)
9 7 (3.78%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.70%) Mockito
11 4 (2.16%) SonarQube
11 4 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.62%) Log4j
12 3 (1.62%) StarTeam
13 2 (1.08%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.08%) Gradle
13 2 (1.08%) JProfiler
14 1 (0.54%) Artifactory
General
1 27 (14.59%) Finance
2 11 (5.95%) Banking
3 8 (4.32%) Retail
4 7 (3.78%) Automotive
5 4 (2.16%) Marketing
6 3 (1.62%) Back Office
7 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (100.00%) J2EE
2 116 (62.70%) Spring
3 75 (40.54%) Hibernate
4 68 (36.76%) JSP
5 57 (30.81%) Web Services
6 49 (26.49%) XML
7 39 (21.08%) HTML
8 31 (16.76%) REST
8 31 (16.76%) SOAP
9 22 (11.89%) AngularJS
9 22 (11.89%) HTML5
9 22 (11.89%) Servlets
10 21 (11.35%) CSS
10 21 (11.35%) JDBC
10 21 (11.35%) JSON
10 21 (11.35%) RESTful
11 20 (10.81%) JSF
12 16 (8.65%) Java EE
13 15 (8.11%) JMS
13 15 (8.11%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.54%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.62%) Data Structures
3 3 (1.62%) Digital Media
3 3 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.62%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.08%) Fintech
4 2 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.08%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.08%) User Experience
5 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.54%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.54%) DataPower
5 1 (0.54%) IVR
5 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.97%) Linux
2 12 (6.49%) Unix
3 9 (4.86%) zOS
4 4 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.62%) Windows
6 2 (1.08%) Android
6 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (69.19%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (41.62%) TDD
3 26 (14.05%) Scrum
4 19 (10.27%) OO
5 18 (9.73%) UML
6 16 (8.65%) SOA
7 14 (7.57%) E-Commerce
8 13 (7.03%) OOP
8 13 (7.03%) Web Development
9 11 (5.95%) AOP
9 11 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (5.95%) Open Source
10 10 (5.41%) Front End Development
11 9 (4.86%) Kanban
11 9 (4.86%) MVC
11 9 (4.86%) SDLC
12 8 (4.32%) Migration
12 8 (4.32%) Unit Testing
13 7 (3.78%) Software Engineering
13 7 (3.78%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 174 (94.05%) Java
2 50 (27.03%) SQL
3 46 (24.86%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.03%) PL/SQL
5 8 (4.32%) Shell Script
6 7 (3.78%) AspectJ
7 5 (2.70%) Scala
8 3 (1.62%) Python
9 2 (1.08%) C#
9 2 (1.08%) Clojure
9 2 (1.08%) Groovy
9 2 (1.08%) PHP
9 2 (1.08%) SQR
10 1 (0.54%) C++
10 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (8.65%) Sun Certification
2 8 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.70%) Degree
4 3 (1.62%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.62%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (1.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.54%) Ansible
2 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.54%) Puppet
2 1 (0.54%) yum
Vendors
1 46 (24.86%) Oracle
2 16 (8.65%) IBM
3 8 (4.32%) hybris
4 6 (3.24%) WSO2
5 5 (2.70%) Sun
6 4 (2.16%) BEA
6 4 (2.16%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.16%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.16%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.62%) Misys
8 2 (1.08%) ATG
9 1 (0.54%) Adobe
9 1 (0.54%) F5
9 1 (0.54%) Perforce
9 1 (0.54%) Sybase