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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
J2EE Developer
UK / England
Rank 530 543 504
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -39
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 43 61 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 43 47
Median daily rate £457 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.59% -5.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.18

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
39357 43443 43764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.89% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25811 28092 27916
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1340 1597 1753
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +21 25 £466 +16.56% 6
East Midlands +2 6 £328 +9.16%
South East -3 6 £475 +33.80% 2
Yorkshire +11 3 £381 -33.69%
North West +22 1 £475 +35.71% 1
South West +4 1 - -
East of England - 1 £525 - 2
J2EE Developer
UK

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 99 (100.00%) J2EE
2 98 (98.99%) Java
3 69 (69.70%) Spring
4 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (48.48%) Oracle
6 39 (39.39%) Hibernate
7 34 (34.34%) REST
8 32 (32.32%) Maven
9 31 (31.31%) TDD
10 29 (29.29%) SQL
11 28 (28.28%) JavaScript
11 28 (28.28%) Web Services
12 26 (26.26%) MVC
13 25 (25.25%) JUnit
13 25 (25.25%) Git (software)
14 24 (24.24%) HTML
15 22 (22.22%) OO
15 22 (22.22%) SOA
16 21 (21.21%) SOAP
17 20 (20.20%) XML
18 19 (19.19%) Linux
18 19 (19.19%) Finance
19 18 (18.18%) Scrum
19 18 (18.18%) Subversion
19 18 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 17 (17.17%) Continuous Integration
20 17 (17.17%) JIRA
20 17 (17.17%) Spring MVC
20 17 (17.17%) EJB
20 17 (17.17%) 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 18 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (12.12%) JBoss
3 11 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 11 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 10 (10.10%) Tomcat
5 8 (8.08%) Apache
5 8 (8.08%) Confluence
5 8 (8.08%) Jetty
6 7 (7.07%) WebLogic Portal
6 7 (7.07%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (5.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (5.05%) CMS
7 5 (5.05%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (4.04%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (3.03%) FileNet
9 3 (3.03%) MQSeries
9 3 (3.03%) nginx
10 2 (2.02%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (1.01%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.06%) IaaS
1 6 (6.06%) PaaS
2 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.03%) GitHub
3 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) Internet
2 3 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (1.01%) HTTP
3 1 (1.01%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.11%) MySQL
1 11 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 7 (7.07%) NoSQL
2 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (7.07%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.06%) SQLite
4 5 (5.05%) DB2
4 5 (5.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.04%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.03%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (3.03%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.01%) Endeca
8 1 (1.01%) HBase
8 1 (1.01%) JasperReports
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (32.32%) Maven
2 25 (25.25%) Git (software)
2 25 (25.25%) JUnit
3 18 (18.18%) Subversion
4 17 (17.17%) JIRA
5 15 (15.15%) Jenkins
6 14 (14.14%) Mockito
7 10 (10.10%) Ant
8 6 (6.06%) Hudson
8 6 (6.06%) TestNG
9 5 (5.05%) Cucumber
9 5 (5.05%) Eclipse
9 5 (5.05%) Selenium
10 3 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (3.03%) JMeter
10 3 (3.03%) jMock
10 3 (3.03%) Log4j
10 3 (3.03%) SoapUI
10 3 (3.03%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 2 (2.02%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (19.19%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Banking
3 5 (5.05%) Retail
4 3 (3.03%) Publishing
5 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (100.00%) J2EE
2 69 (69.70%) Spring
3 39 (39.39%) Hibernate
4 34 (34.34%) REST
5 28 (28.28%) Web Services
6 24 (24.24%) HTML
7 21 (21.21%) SOAP
8 20 (20.20%) XML
9 17 (17.17%) CSS
9 17 (17.17%) EJB
9 17 (17.17%) Spring MVC
10 15 (15.15%) Java EE
10 15 (15.15%) JSON
11 14 (14.14%) JSP
11 14 (14.14%) RESTful
12 13 (13.13%) JPA
12 13 (13.13%) JSF
13 12 (12.12%) JMS
14 11 (11.11%) CSS3
14 11 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.07%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (6.06%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.02%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.02%) User Experience
6 1 (1.01%) NHS
6 1 (1.01%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.19%) Linux
2 15 (15.15%) Unix
3 6 (6.06%) Android
3 6 (6.06%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.03%) HPUX
4 3 (3.03%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (31.31%) TDD
3 26 (26.26%) MVC
4 22 (22.22%) OO
4 22 (22.22%) SOA
5 18 (18.18%) Scrum
6 17 (17.17%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (15.15%) UML
8 13 (13.13%) SDLC
9 11 (11.11%) Open Source
10 9 (9.09%) BDD
10 9 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 9 (9.09%) Web Development
11 8 (8.08%) Defect Management
12 7 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (7.07%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (7.07%) Multithreading
12 7 (7.07%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (7.07%) Unit Testing
13 6 (6.06%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (98.99%) Java
2 29 (29.29%) SQL
3 28 (28.28%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.04%) Perl
6 3 (3.03%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.03%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.03%) XPath
7 1 (1.01%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.01%) COBOL
7 1 (1.01%) Groovy
7 1 (1.01%) PHP
7 1 (1.01%) Scala
7 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.08%) Degree
2 7 (7.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.06%) Sun Certification
4 4 (4.04%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.02%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) SLA
2 3 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) Puppet
2 3 (3.03%) Ansible
2 3 (3.03%) OpenAM
2 3 (3.03%) OpenSSO
3 2 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.01%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.01%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 48 (48.48%) Oracle
2 8 (8.08%) BEA
3 6 (6.06%) IBM
4 5 (5.05%) ATG
5 3 (3.03%) Blue Coat
5 3 (3.03%) Blue Martini
5 3 (3.03%) Elastic Path
5 3 (3.03%) Interwoven
6 2 (2.02%) Adobe
6 2 (2.02%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.02%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.02%) Pega
7 1 (1.01%) CA
7 1 (1.01%) HP
7 1 (1.01%) Informatica
7 1 (1.01%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.01%) webMethods