The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 356 324 337
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +13
Contract jobs citing Java EE 241 248 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.51% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.70% 1.75% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 156 153
Average daily rate
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£414 £434 £424
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £278 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £369 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Average hourly rate - £43.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Java EE
UK

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
14196 14151 14913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.06% 29.33% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9332 9313 9048
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 242 357
Average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.69 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in England

Java EE
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE across the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in England

Java EE
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Java EE Hourly Rate Trend in England

Java EE
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 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 -32 118 £425 -5.55% 69
North West +10 24 £425 +30.76% 12
South East -13 23 £398 +44.54% 14
East of England -22 19 £488 +63.86% 10
South West -24 17 £380 -20.00% 8
North East -19 15 £265 -18.46% 1
East Midlands -2 8 £363 -3.33% 3
West Midlands -9 7 £335 -21.17% 5
Yorkshire -10 5 £325 -23.52% 13
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Java EE 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.

1 413 (93.23%) Java
2 222 (50.11%) Spring
3 178 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
4 162 (36.57%) Oracle
5 155 (34.99%) Web Services
6 136 (30.70%) JavaScript
6 136 (30.70%) Hibernate
7 134 (30.25%) Maven
8 110 (24.83%) HTML
9 108 (24.38%) Finance
10 106 (23.93%) OO
11 103 (23.25%) JBoss
12 101 (22.80%) JUnit
13 100 (22.57%) J2EE
14 99 (22.35%) Linux
15 98 (22.12%) Tomcat
16 95 (21.44%) JMS
17 94 (21.22%) XML
18 93 (20.99%) SQL
19 88 (19.86%) WebLogic
20 83 (18.74%) UNIX
20 83 (18.74%) MVC
21 77 (17.38%) CSS
22 76 (17.16%) TDD
22 76 (17.16%) jQuery
23 75 (16.93%) Scrum
24 74 (16.70%) Apache
25 71 (16.03%) WebSphere
26 67 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
27 65 (14.67%) Relational Database

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Java EE 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 98 (22.12%) Tomcat
2 88 (19.86%) WebLogic
3 74 (16.70%) Apache
4 71 (16.03%) WebSphere
5 28 (6.32%) IIS
6 21 (4.74%) WebSphere Application Server
7 17 (3.84%) IBM HTTP Server
8 15 (3.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 15 (3.39%) AquaLogic
9 14 (3.16%) Confluence
10 10 (2.26%) GlassFish
11 9 (2.03%) Oracle Service Bus
11 9 (2.03%) Documentum
12 8 (1.81%) CMS
12 8 (1.81%) Jetty
12 8 (1.81%) Apache Solr
13 6 (1.35%) SharePoint
14 5 (1.13%) PegaRULES
14 5 (1.13%) Liferay
14 5 (1.13%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 10 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.90%) MS Office
3 3 (0.68%) MS Project
3 3 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.35%) Murex MxG2000
2 5 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.90%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.45%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.45%) Brady Trinity
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.23%) Findur
6 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.23%) Cordys
6 1 (0.23%) Magento
6 1 (0.23%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.81%) SaaS
3 7 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.13%) PaaS
4 5 (1.13%) IaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.00%) HTTP
2 11 (2.48%) BIG-IP
3 10 (2.26%) Intranet
3 10 (2.26%) LDAP
4 9 (2.03%) Internet
4 9 (2.03%) AMQP
5 8 (1.81%) DNS
6 7 (1.58%) SSL
7 5 (1.13%) SAN
7 5 (1.13%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.90%) LAN
8 4 (0.90%) WAN
8 4 (0.90%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.68%) Firewall
10 2 (0.45%) FTP
11 1 (0.23%) DMZ
11 1 (0.23%) SSH
11 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (14.67%) Relational Database
2 58 (13.09%) Oracle Database
3 55 (12.42%) SQL Server
4 45 (10.16%) MySQL
5 22 (4.97%) MongoDB
6 21 (4.74%) NoSQL
7 19 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
8 18 (4.06%) RDBMS
9 11 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (2.26%) DB2
11 9 (2.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (1.58%) JasperReports
12 7 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.90%) BusinessObjects XI
14 4 (0.90%) Redis
14 4 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (0.68%) Neo4j
15 3 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 134 (30.25%) Maven
2 101 (22.80%) JUnit
3 64 (14.45%) Eclipse
4 58 (13.09%) Subversion
5 52 (11.74%) Jenkins
6 32 (7.22%) Git (software)
7 29 (6.55%) Ant
8 23 (5.19%) JIRA
9 20 (4.51%) Hudson
10 15 (3.39%) Selenium
11 11 (2.48%) Cucumber
12 10 (2.26%) Mockito
12 10 (2.26%) Mercurial
13 9 (2.03%) PHPUnit
13 9 (2.03%) Oracle Forms
14 8 (1.81%) JMeter
14 8 (1.81%) NetBeans
14 8 (1.81%) TeamCity
14 8 (1.81%) Gradle
15 7 (1.58%) EasyMock
General
1 108 (24.38%) Finance
2 62 (14.00%) Banking
3 40 (9.03%) Investment Banking
4 32 (7.22%) Front Office
5 26 (5.87%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.39%) Games
7 11 (2.48%) Advertising
7 11 (2.48%) Back Office
8 8 (1.81%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.13%) Electronics
9 5 (1.13%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.13%) Marketing
10 4 (0.90%) Publishing
10 4 (0.90%) Automotive
11 3 (0.68%) German Language
12 2 (0.45%) Retail
12 2 (0.45%) French Language
13 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.23%) Billing
13 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 312 (70.43%) Developer
2 249 (56.21%) Java Developer
3 47 (10.61%) Senior Developer
4 43 (9.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 36 (8.13%) Architect
6 31 (7.00%) Web Developer
7 29 (6.55%) Software Engineer
8 27 (6.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 16 (3.61%) Java Web Developer
10 15 (3.39%) Consultant
10 15 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (3.39%) Java Software Engineer
11 13 (2.93%) J2EE Developer
12 10 (2.26%) Analyst
12 10 (2.26%) Technical Architect
13 9 (2.03%) Front Office Developer
14 8 (1.81%) Team Leader
14 8 (1.81%) Web Applications Developer
14 8 (1.81%) Software Developer
14 8 (1.81%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (50.11%) Spring
2 155 (34.99%) Web Services
3 136 (30.70%) Hibernate
4 110 (24.83%) HTML
5 100 (22.57%) J2EE
6 95 (21.44%) JMS
7 94 (21.22%) XML
8 77 (17.38%) CSS
9 76 (17.16%) jQuery
10 57 (12.87%) Middleware
11 56 (12.64%) REST
12 55 (12.42%) Spring MVC
13 54 (12.19%) JSP
13 54 (12.19%) JPA
14 48 (10.84%) RESTful
14 48 (10.84%) SOAP
15 46 (10.38%) Ajax
16 45 (10.16%) Struts
17 40 (9.03%) XSLT
17 40 (9.03%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.58%) Open Source
2 25 (5.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 22 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (4.06%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.71%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.71%) Fixed Income
7 10 (2.26%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.81%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.81%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.58%) GIS
10 6 (1.35%) Cryptography
11 5 (1.13%) DTV
11 5 (1.13%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.13%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.90%) Replication
13 3 (0.68%) Social Network
13 3 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (0.68%) Blackberry
13 3 (0.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 99 (22.35%) Linux
2 83 (18.74%) UNIX
3 45 (10.16%) Windows
4 40 (9.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.26%) Android
6 9 (2.03%) Solaris
7 8 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.90%) CentOS
8 4 (0.90%) AIX
8 4 (0.90%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.68%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.68%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (23.93%) OO
3 83 (18.74%) MVC
4 76 (17.16%) TDD
5 75 (16.93%) Scrum
6 67 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
7 59 (13.32%) SOA
8 51 (11.51%) UML
9 49 (11.06%) Software Engineering
10 27 (6.09%) OOA/OOD
10 27 (6.09%) Unit Testing
10 27 (6.09%) BDD
11 24 (5.42%) Release Management
12 23 (5.19%) OOD
13 21 (4.74%) ITIL
14 20 (4.51%) Migration
15 19 (4.29%) Web Development
15 19 (4.29%) Load Balancing
15 19 (4.29%) Mentoring
16 18 (4.06%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 413 (93.23%) Java
2 136 (30.70%) JavaScript
3 93 (20.99%) SQL
4 28 (6.32%) PHP
5 25 (5.64%) Shell Script
6 21 (4.74%) PL/SQL
7 17 (3.84%) Python
7 17 (3.84%) C#
8 12 (2.71%) C++
9 11 (2.48%) T-SQL
10 10 (2.26%) C
10 10 (2.26%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.03%) PHP5
11 9 (2.03%) Korn
11 9 (2.03%) VB
12 8 (1.81%) Perl
12 8 (1.81%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.35%) Jython
13 6 (1.35%) C-shell
14 5 (1.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (7.67%) Degree
2 31 (7.00%) Security Cleared
3 19 (4.29%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.71%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.45%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.45%) OCP
7 2 (0.45%) OCA
7 2 (0.45%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.03%) QA
2 7 (1.58%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.90%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.23%) vCloud
5 1 (0.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.48%) OpenView
2 9 (2.03%) Puppet
3 8 (1.81%) ITRS Geneos
3 8 (1.81%) Control-M
3 8 (1.81%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.45%) OVSD
4 2 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.45%) MOM
5 1 (0.23%) Nagios
5 1 (0.23%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.23%) Munin
5 1 (0.23%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.23%) Ansible
5 1 (0.23%) logstash
5 1 (0.23%) Salt
5 1 (0.23%) Kibana
5 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 162 (36.57%) Oracle
2 103 (23.25%) JBoss
3 44 (9.93%) Red Hat
4 29 (6.55%) IBM
5 26 (5.87%) HP
6 22 (4.97%) Sybase
7 20 (4.51%) Microsoft
8 15 (3.39%) Murex
9 14 (3.16%) Bloomberg
10 13 (2.93%) Zend
10 13 (2.93%) 29West
11 9 (2.03%) Adobe
12 8 (1.81%) Fidessa
12 8 (1.81%) SAP
12 8 (1.81%) Twitter
12 8 (1.81%) Atlassian
12 8 (1.81%) Altiris
13 7 (1.58%) Business Objects
14 6 (1.35%) ILOG
14 6 (1.35%) Reuters
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Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £650 - £760 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
360 Resourcing
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
NST Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £400 to £450 p/day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £400 to £450 p/day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 17 days ago