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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
J2EE Developer
Rank 543 487 464
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -23
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 79 131 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.27% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 85 77
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £35.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +0.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £35.80
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +0.55%
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
48700 48807 46973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.77% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32117 30128 29195
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1383 1957 1952
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
East of England -3 22 £338 -15.62% 4
London -53 22 £423 -0.58% 10
East Midlands +12 11 £325 -18.75% 2
West Midlands -5 9 £375 +70.45% 2
North West -10 9 £400 +3.22% 4
South East -22 6 £325 -7.14% 5
North East -27 4 £325 +10.16%
South West +5 2 £475 +22.58% 1
Yorkshire +2 2 £450 +20.00% 3
J2EE Developer
UK

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 145 (100.00%) J2EE
2 135 (93.10%) Java
3 89 (61.38%) Spring
4 85 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (43.45%) Hibernate
6 58 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 50 (34.48%) HTML
8 46 (31.72%) Oracle
9 45 (31.03%) XML
10 44 (30.34%) JSP
11 42 (28.97%) TDD
12 38 (26.21%) Web Services
13 33 (22.76%) SQL
14 30 (20.69%) SQL Server
14 30 (20.69%) Servlets
14 30 (20.69%) SOAP
15 27 (18.62%) OO
16 26 (17.93%) Struts
16 26 (17.93%) CSS
17 25 (17.24%) Scrum
18 24 (16.55%) HTML5
18 24 (16.55%) REST
19 22 (15.17%) WebSphere
19 22 (15.17%) Maven
19 22 (15.17%) JMS
20 20 (13.79%) JDBC
20 20 (13.79%) Eclipse
21 18 (12.41%) JUnit
21 18 (12.41%) E-Commerce
21 18 (12.41%) Linux

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 22 (15.17%) WebSphere
2 16 (11.03%) Tomcat
3 15 (10.34%) JBoss
3 15 (10.34%) WebLogic
4 9 (6.21%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.07%) Apache
5 3 (2.07%) CMS
5 3 (2.07%) Jetty
5 3 (2.07%) Node.js
6 2 (1.38%) Liferay
7 1 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.69%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.69%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.07%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.38%) Maximo
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.69%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.38%) SaaS
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.69%) Bluemix
3 1 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.66%) TCP/IP
2 13 (8.97%) HTTP
3 3 (2.07%) Internet
3 3 (2.07%) SSL
4 2 (1.38%) Network Security
4 2 (1.38%) SNMP
5 1 (0.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.97%) DB2
3 11 (7.59%) MySQL
3 11 (7.59%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.52%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.83%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.38%) SQLite
10 1 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.69%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.69%) DB2 UDB
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (15.17%) Maven
2 20 (13.79%) Eclipse
3 18 (12.41%) JUnit
4 11 (7.59%) JIRA
4 11 (7.59%) Selenium
5 10 (6.90%) Ant
6 9 (6.21%) Jenkins
7 8 (5.52%) AccuRev
7 8 (5.52%) Git (software)
8 7 (4.83%) Subversion
9 5 (3.45%) CruiseControl
10 3 (2.07%) StarTeam
11 2 (1.38%) ClearCase
11 2 (1.38%) ClearQuest
11 2 (1.38%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.38%) TestNG
11 2 (1.38%) Toad
12 1 (0.69%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.69%) EasyMock
General
1 12 (8.28%) Banking
1 12 (8.28%) Finance
2 6 (4.14%) Investment Banking
3 5 (3.45%) Retail
4 4 (2.76%) Automotive
4 4 (2.76%) Marketing
5 2 (1.38%) Legal
5 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.69%) Front Office
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (100.00%) J2EE
2 89 (61.38%) Spring
3 63 (43.45%) Hibernate
4 50 (34.48%) HTML
5 45 (31.03%) XML
6 44 (30.34%) JSP
7 38 (26.21%) Web Services
8 30 (20.69%) Servlets
8 30 (20.69%) SOAP
9 26 (17.93%) CSS
9 26 (17.93%) Struts
10 24 (16.55%) HTML5
10 24 (16.55%) REST
11 22 (15.17%) JMS
12 20 (13.79%) JDBC
13 18 (12.41%) JSF
14 17 (11.72%) XSLT
15 15 (10.34%) AngularJS
16 14 (9.66%) DHTML
16 14 (9.66%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.21%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.07%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.07%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.38%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.69%) Contactless
6 1 (0.69%) Derivative
6 1 (0.69%) Equities
6 1 (0.69%) Fintech
6 1 (0.69%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.69%) IVR
6 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.41%) Linux
2 11 (7.59%) Unix
3 8 (5.52%) zOS
4 3 (2.07%) Windows
5 2 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.69%) Android
6 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (28.97%) TDD
3 27 (18.62%) OO
4 25 (17.24%) Scrum
5 18 (12.41%) E-Commerce
6 15 (10.34%) Unit Testing
7 14 (9.66%) Open Source
8 13 (8.97%) OOA/OOD
9 12 (8.28%) Software Architecture
9 12 (8.28%) Use Case
10 11 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (7.59%) MVC
10 11 (7.59%) SOA
10 11 (7.59%) Software Engineering
10 11 (7.59%) UML
11 9 (6.21%) BDD
11 9 (6.21%) Front End Development
12 8 (5.52%) Kanban
13 7 (4.83%) Validation
13 7 (4.83%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 135 (93.10%) Java
2 58 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 33 (22.76%) SQL
4 10 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.76%) PHP
5 4 (2.76%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.07%) C#
6 3 (2.07%) Groovy
6 3 (2.07%) Scala
7 2 (1.38%) C
7 2 (1.38%) Clojure
7 2 (1.38%) Python
7 2 (1.38%) SQR
7 2 (1.38%) XPath
8 1 (0.69%) AspectJ
8 1 (0.69%) C++
8 1 (0.69%) Perl
8 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.69%) VB
8 1 (0.69%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (11.03%) Sun Certification
2 11 (7.59%) Degree
3 9 (6.21%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.38%) OCPJP
4 2 (1.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.38%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (31.72%) Oracle
2 7 (4.83%) Sun
3 6 (4.14%) Adobe
4 5 (3.45%) hybris
5 4 (2.76%) BEA
5 4 (2.76%) IBM
6 3 (2.07%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.07%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.38%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.69%) Apple
8 1 (0.69%) Informatica
8 1 (0.69%) Pega
8 1 (0.69%) Remedy
8 1 (0.69%) Sybase
8 1 (0.69%) VMware
8 1 (0.69%) webMethods
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