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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
J2EE Developer
Rank 527 495 467
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -28
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 69 98 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 58 57
Average daily rate £355 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £527 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £35.59 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.59 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%
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
44626 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29076 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South East +35 29 £355 +15.91% 6
London -21 17 £421 -0.88% 17
East Midlands -8 8 £300 -11.76% 3
West Midlands -8 8 £325 +19.26% 3
North West -17 7 £413 +26.92% 3
North East - 5 £325 - 1
Yorkshire -21 2 £575 +59.72% 2
South West 0 1 £300 -27.27% 3
J2EE Developer
UK

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 170 (100.00%) J2EE
2 163 (95.88%) Java
3 81 (47.65%) HTML
4 80 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (45.29%) Spring
6 64 (37.65%) JavaScript
7 57 (33.53%) Oracle
7 57 (33.53%) Hibernate
8 54 (31.76%) XML
9 50 (29.41%) Web Services
10 47 (27.65%) TDD
11 46 (27.06%) CSS
12 40 (23.53%) JSP
12 40 (23.53%) HTML5
13 39 (22.94%) OO
14 38 (22.35%) SOAP
15 37 (21.76%) Struts
16 33 (19.41%) SQL
17 31 (18.24%) JUnit
17 31 (18.24%) Tomcat
18 30 (17.65%) Servlets
18 30 (17.65%) Maven
19 28 (16.47%) JSF
20 27 (15.88%) Scrum
20 27 (15.88%) JBoss
21 26 (15.29%) JMS
22 24 (14.12%) MVC
22 24 (14.12%) RESTful
23 23 (13.53%) REST
23 23 (13.53%) SQL Server

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 31 (18.24%) Tomcat
2 27 (15.88%) JBoss
3 18 (10.59%) WebSphere
4 17 (10.00%) WebLogic
5 10 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (4.12%) CMS
7 6 (3.53%) Jetty
8 5 (2.94%) Apache
9 3 (1.76%) Node.js
10 2 (1.18%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.59%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.59%) IIS
11 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.59%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.18%) Maximo
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.59%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.59%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.94%) SaaS
2 4 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.76%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.24%) TCP/IP
2 13 (7.65%) HTTP
3 3 (1.76%) Internet
3 3 (1.76%) SSL
4 1 (0.59%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.53%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.41%) Relational Database
3 15 (8.82%) MySQL
4 10 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (4.12%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.53%) DB2
7 5 (2.94%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.94%) WebFOCUS
8 3 (1.76%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.18%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.18%) SQLite
10 1 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.59%) GIS
10 1 (0.59%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 31 (18.24%) JUnit
2 30 (17.65%) Maven
3 21 (12.35%) Eclipse
4 18 (10.59%) Jenkins
5 16 (9.41%) Ant
6 14 (8.24%) AccuRev
7 11 (6.47%) Git (software)
8 10 (5.88%) JIRA
9 8 (4.71%) CruiseControl
10 7 (4.12%) Mockito
11 5 (2.94%) Checkstyle
11 5 (2.94%) FindBugs
11 5 (2.94%) Selenium
11 5 (2.94%) TestDirector
12 4 (2.35%) Cobertura
12 4 (2.35%) jMock
12 4 (2.35%) SonarQube
12 4 (2.35%) Subversion
13 3 (1.76%) ClearCase
13 3 (1.76%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (11.18%) Banking
2 15 (8.82%) Finance
3 10 (5.88%) Automotive
4 8 (4.71%) Marketing
5 7 (4.12%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.53%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.76%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.18%) Legal
8 2 (1.18%) Retail
9 1 (0.59%) French Language
9 1 (0.59%) Front Office
9 1 (0.59%) Games
9 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (100.00%) J2EE
2 81 (47.65%) HTML
3 77 (45.29%) Spring
4 57 (33.53%) Hibernate
5 54 (31.76%) XML
6 50 (29.41%) Web Services
7 46 (27.06%) CSS
8 40 (23.53%) HTML5
8 40 (23.53%) JSP
9 38 (22.35%) SOAP
10 37 (21.76%) Struts
11 30 (17.65%) Servlets
12 28 (16.47%) JSF
13 26 (15.29%) JMS
14 24 (14.12%) RESTful
15 23 (13.53%) REST
16 22 (12.94%) JDBC
17 20 (11.76%) Spring MVC
18 18 (10.59%) JPA
19 17 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.71%) Online Banking
2 7 (4.12%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.59%) Contactless
6 1 (0.59%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.59%) Derivative
6 1 (0.59%) Equities
6 1 (0.59%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.59%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.76%) Unix
2 17 (10.00%) Linux
3 6 (3.53%) Windows
4 3 (1.76%) Solaris
5 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.59%) Android
6 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (27.65%) TDD
3 39 (22.94%) OO
4 27 (15.88%) Scrum
5 24 (14.12%) MVC
6 19 (11.18%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (8.24%) UML
7 14 (8.24%) Unit Testing
7 14 (8.24%) Use Case
8 13 (7.65%) E-Commerce
8 13 (7.65%) Software Engineering
9 12 (7.06%) OOA/OOD
9 12 (7.06%) Open Source
9 12 (7.06%) Software Architecture
10 11 (6.47%) BDD
10 11 (6.47%) Web Development
11 9 (5.29%) Configuration Management
11 9 (5.29%) SOA
12 8 (4.71%) User Stories
12 8 (4.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 163 (95.88%) Java
2 64 (37.65%) JavaScript
3 33 (19.41%) SQL
4 10 (5.88%) C#
4 10 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.94%) C
5 5 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.35%) Groovy
7 3 (1.76%) Perl
7 3 (1.76%) PHP
8 2 (1.18%) Python
8 2 (1.18%) XPath
9 1 (0.59%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.59%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.59%) C++
9 1 (0.59%) Scala
9 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.59%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 17 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.88%) Degree
3 6 (3.53%) DV Cleared
3 6 (3.53%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.53%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.76%) OCPJP
5 2 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.59%) OCMJD
6 1 (0.59%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.18%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.59%) HL7
2 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.76%) Docker
1 3 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (33.53%) Oracle
2 18 (10.59%) Adobe
3 12 (7.06%) IBM
4 5 (2.94%) HP
4 5 (2.94%) Rally
4 5 (2.94%) Sun
5 4 (2.35%) VMware
6 3 (1.76%) Apigee
6 3 (1.76%) BEA
6 3 (1.76%) FatWire
6 3 (1.76%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.18%) Google
7 2 (1.18%) hybris
8 1 (0.59%) ATG
8 1 (0.59%) Endeca
8 1 (0.59%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.59%) Pega
8 1 (0.59%) Remedy
8 1 (0.59%) Sybase
8 1 (0.59%) webMethods
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