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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
J2EE Developer
Rank 557 525 524
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -1
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 51 94 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 43 75
Median daily rate £438 £400 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £481 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Median hourly rate - £36.50 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £33.84
% change year-on-year
- +7.86%
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
43881 48249 49102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.93% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 28882 31225 31544
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 £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1524 1888 2056
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 -3 28 £435 -1.43% 6
South East +24 14 £463 +30.28% 4
East of England -12 4 £513 +27.32% 4
North West +4 2 £350 +7.69% 4
Yorkshire +17 1 £325 -43.47% 9
South West +5 1 - - 2
West Midlands -26 1 £450 +18.03%
J2EE Developer
UK

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 132 (100.00%) J2EE
2 129 (97.73%) Java
3 87 (65.91%) Spring
4 73 (55.30%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (40.91%) Hibernate
5 54 (40.91%) Oracle
6 53 (40.15%) Maven
7 49 (37.12%) TDD
8 45 (34.09%) JUnit
9 38 (28.79%) Web Services
10 36 (27.27%) JSP
11 35 (26.52%) SQL
12 32 (24.24%) JavaScript
12 32 (24.24%) XML
12 32 (24.24%) REST
13 29 (21.97%) Finance
14 25 (18.94%) SOAP
14 25 (18.94%) HTML
15 24 (18.18%) OO
15 24 (18.18%) Git (software)
16 22 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (16.67%) Subversion
16 22 (16.67%) JSON
16 22 (16.67%) Scrum
17 21 (15.91%) MVC
17 21 (15.91%) Linux
17 21 (15.91%) Jenkins
18 20 (15.15%) JMS
18 20 (15.15%) CSS
18 20 (15.15%) JIRA

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 (13.64%) Tomcat
1 18 (13.64%) WebSphere
2 16 (12.12%) JBoss
3 13 (9.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (9.85%) WebLogic
4 9 (6.82%) Confluence
4 9 (6.82%) WebLogic Portal
5 8 (6.06%) Jetty
5 8 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (4.55%) Apache
7 5 (3.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (3.79%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (3.79%) CMS
7 5 (3.79%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (3.03%) nginx
9 3 (2.27%) FileNet
9 3 (2.27%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.52%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (1.52%) Documentum
10 2 (1.52%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.03%) GitHub
2 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.52%) Bluemix
3 2 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.52%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.76%) IaaS
4 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.79%) Internet
2 3 (2.27%) Firewall
3 2 (1.52%) HTTP
3 2 (1.52%) SSL
4 1 (0.76%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.85%) MySQL
2 11 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.06%) DB2
4 8 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.30%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.55%) SQLite
7 5 (3.79%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.79%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.79%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.27%) Jackrabbit
9 2 (1.52%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.76%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 53 (40.15%) Maven
2 45 (34.09%) JUnit
3 24 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 22 (16.67%) Subversion
5 21 (15.91%) Jenkins
6 20 (15.15%) JIRA
7 17 (12.88%) Ant
8 14 (10.61%) Mockito
9 12 (9.09%) Eclipse
10 11 (8.33%) Selenium
11 8 (6.06%) SoapUI
12 6 (4.55%) Cucumber
12 6 (4.55%) TestNG
13 5 (3.79%) Log4j
13 5 (3.79%) SonarQube
14 3 (2.27%) Gradle
14 3 (2.27%) JMeter
14 3 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (2.27%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 2 (1.52%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (21.97%) Finance
2 10 (7.58%) Banking
3 8 (6.06%) Retail
4 2 (1.52%) Back Office
4 2 (1.52%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.52%) Publishing
5 1 (0.76%) Advertising
5 1 (0.76%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (100.00%) J2EE
2 87 (65.91%) Spring
3 54 (40.91%) Hibernate
4 38 (28.79%) Web Services
5 36 (27.27%) JSP
6 32 (24.24%) REST
6 32 (24.24%) XML
7 25 (18.94%) HTML
7 25 (18.94%) SOAP
8 22 (16.67%) JSON
9 20 (15.15%) CSS
9 20 (15.15%) JMS
10 18 (13.64%) Java EE
11 15 (11.36%) EJB
11 15 (11.36%) Spring MVC
12 14 (10.61%) RESTful
13 13 (9.85%) JPA
14 12 (9.09%) HTML5
14 12 (9.09%) JDBC
14 12 (9.09%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.06%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (3.03%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.03%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.27%) User Experience
5 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.76%) DataPower
6 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.76%) NHS
6 1 (0.76%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.91%) Linux
2 19 (14.39%) Unix
3 6 (4.55%) Android
3 6 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.27%) HPUX
4 3 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.27%) Solaris
5 2 (1.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (55.30%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (37.12%) TDD
3 24 (18.18%) OO
4 22 (16.67%) Scrum
5 21 (15.91%) MVC
6 19 (14.39%) SOA
6 19 (14.39%) UML
7 17 (12.88%) Open Source
8 15 (11.36%) Web Development
9 11 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (6.82%) SDLC
10 9 (6.82%) Unit Testing
11 8 (6.06%) BDD
11 8 (6.06%) Defect Management
12 7 (5.30%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.30%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (5.30%) OOP
13 6 (4.55%) Data Modelling
13 6 (4.55%) Integration Testing
13 6 (4.55%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 129 (97.73%) Java
2 35 (26.52%) SQL
3 32 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 14 (10.61%) PL/SQL
5 10 (7.58%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.03%) Perl
7 3 (2.27%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.27%) Scala
7 3 (2.27%) XPath
8 2 (1.52%) AspectJ
8 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.76%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.76%) C#
9 1 (0.76%) COBOL
9 1 (0.76%) Groovy
9 1 (0.76%) PHP
9 1 (0.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (6.06%) Degree
2 6 (4.55%) Sun Certification
3 5 (3.79%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.79%) SLA
2 2 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.55%) Puppet
2 4 (3.03%) Ansible
3 3 (2.27%) OpenAM
3 3 (2.27%) OpenSSO
3 3 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.76%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.76%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.76%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.76%) yum
Vendors
1 54 (40.91%) Oracle
2 12 (9.09%) IBM
3 8 (6.06%) BEA
4 5 (3.79%) ATG
5 4 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.03%) WSO2
6 3 (2.27%) Blue Coat
6 3 (2.27%) Blue Martini
6 3 (2.27%) Elastic Path
6 3 (2.27%) Interwoven
6 3 (2.27%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.52%) Adobe
7 2 (1.52%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.52%) Misys
7 2 (1.52%) Pega
7 2 (1.52%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.76%) CA
8 1 (0.76%) HP
8 1 (0.76%) Informatica
8 1 (0.76%) Sun
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