The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE 5 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java EE5 (JEE5)
Rank 588 559 542
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -17
Contract jobs citing Java EE 5 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.014% 0.029% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
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£355 £488 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.17% +75.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 - £278
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Java EE 5
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14397 13957 14126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.01% 29.13% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9732 9259 8589
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 254 347
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £19.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Java EE 5
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 5 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE 5 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java EE 5
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java EE 5 across the England region.

Java EE 5 Daily Rate Trend in England

Java EE 5
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 5 across the England region.

Java EE 5 Hourly Rate Trend in England

Java EE 5
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 Java EE 5 within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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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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
London -8 1 - -
North West - - - - 1
South West - - - -
Java EE 5
UK

Java EE 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Java EE 5 also 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 that cited Java EE 5.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) JPA
4 1 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (25.00%) Hudson
4 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (25.00%) JAX-RS
4 1 (25.00%) Gradle
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) OCAJ
4 1 (25.00%) Fund Management
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Axis
4 1 (25.00%) Use Case

Java EE 5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Java EE 5 also 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 that cited Java EE 5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) Hudson
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Gradle
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) NetBeans
3 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) Java EE
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) JAX-RS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Axis
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Java SE
2 1 (25.00%) Struts
2 1 (25.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) VME
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Fund Management
1 1 (25.00%) Use Case
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) OCP
1 1 (25.00%) OCA
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (25.00%) OCAJ
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) EnterpriseDB