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 8 July 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
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
J2EE Developer
Rank 553 504 497
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -7
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 40 59 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 33
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£363 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £573 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £313 £321
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.45 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 - -
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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
45940 44377 42051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.45% 92.67% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29575 27555 25059
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £240
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 1742 1816 2013
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -12.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.19 £37.80 £40.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.09 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -8.05%

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 8 July 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 8 July 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 -5 27 £350 -15.15% 4
East of England -11 6 £400 +50.94% 7
South East -22 5 £325 +8.33% 1
East Midlands -5 1 £400 +50.94%
North West -20 1 - - 2
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J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 88 (100.00%) J2EE
2 80 (90.91%) Java
3 49 (55.68%) Spring
4 41 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (37.50%) Web Services
6 32 (36.36%) HTML
6 32 (36.36%) Hibernate
7 25 (28.41%) JavaScript
8 23 (26.14%) TDD
9 22 (25.00%) Oracle
10 21 (23.86%) XML
10 21 (23.86%) MVC
11 20 (22.73%) Finance
11 20 (22.73%) Maven
11 20 (22.73%) SQL
11 20 (22.73%) HTML5
12 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
13 18 (20.45%) Spring MVC
14 17 (19.32%) CSS
14 17 (19.32%) JSP
14 17 (19.32%) SOAP
15 16 (18.18%) Scrum
16 15 (17.05%) OO
16 15 (17.05%) Servlets
17 14 (15.91%) Tomcat
18 13 (14.77%) JUnit
18 13 (14.77%) JPA
18 13 (14.77%) REST
19 12 (13.64%) Dojo
20 11 (12.50%) JBoss

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 14 (15.91%) Tomcat
2 11 (12.50%) JBoss
2 11 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 6 (6.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (4.55%) CMS
5 3 (3.41%) Apache
5 3 (3.41%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.27%) Magnolia
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.14%) Jetty
7 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.14%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.14%) MQSI
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.14%) Commerce Server
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) LDAP
1 3 (3.41%) HTTP
2 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.41%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.27%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.27%) MySQL
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.14%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (1.14%) Informix
Development Applications
1 20 (22.73%) Maven
2 13 (14.77%) JUnit
3 9 (10.23%) Ant
4 8 (9.09%) Subversion
5 7 (7.95%) Git (software)
6 6 (6.82%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.55%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 4 (4.55%) AccuRev
7 4 (4.55%) Mockito
7 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.41%) VisualVM
8 3 (3.41%) JProfiler
8 3 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.41%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.27%) Log4j
9 2 (2.27%) NUnit
9 2 (2.27%) Moq
9 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.14%) Hudson
10 1 (1.14%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (22.73%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Banking
3 6 (6.82%) Retail
4 3 (3.41%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.27%) Front Office
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) Automotive
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (100.00%) J2EE
2 49 (55.68%) Spring
3 33 (37.50%) Web Services
4 32 (36.36%) HTML
4 32 (36.36%) Hibernate
5 21 (23.86%) XML
6 20 (22.73%) HTML5
7 18 (20.45%) Spring MVC
8 17 (19.32%) SOAP
8 17 (19.32%) CSS
8 17 (19.32%) JSP
9 15 (17.05%) Servlets
10 13 (14.77%) JPA
10 13 (14.77%) REST
11 12 (13.64%) Dojo
12 11 (12.50%) JSF
13 10 (11.36%) Struts
14 9 (10.23%) JDBC
15 8 (9.09%) JSTL
16 7 (7.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.68%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.41%) GIS
3 3 (3.41%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.27%) Wiki
4 2 (2.27%) Blog
4 2 (2.27%) User Experience
4 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.27%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.14%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.09%) Linux
2 6 (6.82%) UNIX
3 2 (2.27%) Windows
4 1 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.14%) TDD
3 21 (23.86%) MVC
4 16 (18.18%) Scrum
5 15 (17.05%) OO
6 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (7.95%) Multithreading
8 6 (6.82%) Kanban
8 6 (6.82%) Web Development
8 6 (6.82%) UML
8 6 (6.82%) E-Commerce
8 6 (6.82%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (5.68%) SDLC
9 5 (5.68%) Open Source
9 5 (5.68%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.55%) SOA
10 4 (4.55%) BDD
11 3 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 80 (90.91%) Java
2 25 (28.41%) JavaScript
3 20 (22.73%) SQL
4 3 (3.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.27%) Scala
5 2 (2.27%) ANSI SQL
5 2 (2.27%) Python
5 2 (2.27%) C#
6 1 (1.14%) Ruby
6 1 (1.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.82%) Degree
3 5 (5.68%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.41%) Sun Certification
4 3 (3.41%) OCPJWCD
4 3 (3.41%) OCPJP
4 3 (3.41%) OCMJD
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.14%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (25.00%) Oracle
2 9 (10.23%) IBM
3 6 (6.82%) Adobe
4 4 (4.55%) Sun
5 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.27%) Axway
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco
7 1 (1.14%) hybris
7 1 (1.14%) Sybase
7 1 (1.14%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.14%) ATG
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