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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 331 351 371
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +20
Contract jobs citing Java EE 319 260 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.51% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.24% 1.89% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 168 151
Median daily rate £470 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £36.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -3.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.90 £35.00 £33.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £39.00 £39.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-13.75% -
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
14257 13761 13680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.97% 27.17% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10089 9027 9080
Median daily rate £421 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 184 192
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.15 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Java EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 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 +20 159 £500 +11.11% 38
South East +18 79 £463 -2.63% 5
East of England +14 23 £500 +29.03% 2
North West -3 17 £425 +11.47% 8
Yorkshire +10 13 £368 -2.00% 3
South West +2 11 £500 +2.56% 5
North East -37 7 £338 +31.70%
East Midlands -8 6 £325 - 3
West Midlands -14 1 £325 -38.09% 6
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 509 (94.26%) Java
2 313 (57.96%) Agile Software Development
3 240 (44.44%) Spring
4 209 (38.70%) Oracle
5 206 (38.15%) Web Services
6 181 (33.52%) JavaScript
7 180 (33.33%) SQL
8 167 (30.93%) XML
9 155 (28.70%) Finance
10 131 (24.26%) HTML
11 125 (23.15%) Hibernate
12 118 (21.85%) JUnit
13 117 (21.67%) Maven
14 114 (21.11%) TDD
14 114 (21.11%) OO
15 112 (20.74%) SOAP
15 112 (20.74%) REST
16 108 (20.00%) CSS
17 106 (19.63%) Linux
18 101 (18.70%) JMS
19 95 (17.59%) Jenkins
20 93 (17.22%) PL/SQL
21 92 (17.04%) Security Cleared
22 89 (16.48%) WebLogic
22 89 (16.48%) AngularJS
23 88 (16.30%) SDLC
24 84 (15.56%) Unix
24 84 (15.56%) JPA
24 84 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
25 82 (15.19%) JIRA

Java EE
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 89 (16.48%) WebLogic
2 67 (12.41%) Tomcat
3 60 (11.11%) JBoss
4 48 (8.89%) WebSphere
5 41 (7.59%) Confluence
6 35 (6.48%) Apache
7 22 (4.07%) IIS
8 16 (2.96%) Mule
9 14 (2.59%) Node.js
10 12 (2.22%) Jetty
11 11 (2.04%) GlassFish
12 10 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
13 9 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (1.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 8 (1.48%) Oracle Service Bus
14 8 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
15 7 (1.30%) Liferay
15 7 (1.30%) nginx
15 7 (1.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (1.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.74%) MS Office
2 4 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.85%) OpenText Process Suite
2 7 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.37%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.37%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.19%) Murex MxG2000
5 1 (0.19%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.48%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.93%) GitHub
5 5 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.93%) SaaS
6 4 (0.74%) PaaS
7 3 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.56%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.56%) AWS CloudTrail
7 3 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (0.56%) Route 53
8 2 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.37%) IaaS
8 2 (0.37%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.19%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.44%) HTTP
2 23 (4.26%) Internet
3 17 (3.15%) LDAP
4 13 (2.41%) DNS
5 12 (2.22%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.85%) HTTPS
7 8 (1.48%) Firewall
7 8 (1.48%) SSL
8 7 (1.30%) AMQP
9 6 (1.11%) tcpdump
10 5 (0.93%) Ethernet
10 5 (0.93%) IMAP
10 5 (0.93%) LAN
10 5 (0.93%) SMTP
10 5 (0.93%) SNMP
10 5 (0.93%) SSH
10 5 (0.93%) WAN
11 4 (0.74%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.74%) Wireshark
11 4 (0.74%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (14.07%) Relational Database
2 72 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 57 (10.56%) MySQL
4 44 (8.15%) SQL Server
5 43 (7.96%) Oracle Database 11g
6 39 (7.22%) NoSQL
7 37 (6.85%) RDBMS
8 33 (6.11%) PostgreSQL
9 24 (4.44%) Neo4j
10 21 (3.89%) DB2
11 14 (2.59%) Big Data
11 14 (2.59%) OrientDB
12 13 (2.41%) Hadoop
13 12 (2.22%) VoltDB
14 11 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (1.67%) MongoDB
16 8 (1.48%) Apache Hive
16 8 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (1.48%) Oracle Database 12c
17 6 (1.11%) Impala
Development Applications
1 118 (21.85%) JUnit
2 117 (21.67%) Maven
3 95 (17.59%) Jenkins
4 82 (15.19%) JIRA
5 75 (13.89%) Subversion
6 63 (11.67%) Git (software)
7 56 (10.37%) Eclipse
8 54 (10.00%) Selenium
9 42 (7.78%) Ant
10 37 (6.85%) Cucumber
11 35 (6.48%) Mockito
12 30 (5.56%) JMeter
13 25 (4.63%) SoapUI
14 24 (4.44%) Gradle
14 24 (4.44%) JBehave
15 22 (4.07%) Bitbucket
16 21 (3.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 16 (2.96%) Checkstyle
17 16 (2.96%) jMock
17 16 (2.96%) Toad
General
1 155 (28.70%) Finance
2 70 (12.96%) Banking
3 22 (4.07%) Manufacturing
4 18 (3.33%) Marketing
5 14 (2.59%) Retail
6 11 (2.04%) Investment Banking
7 10 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.67%) Local Government
9 6 (1.11%) Front Office
9 6 (1.11%) Publishing
10 5 (0.93%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.74%) Back Office
12 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.56%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.56%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.56%) Wholesale Banking
13 2 (0.37%) Automotive
13 2 (0.37%) Electronics
14 1 (0.19%) Advertising
14 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 355 (65.74%) Developer
2 301 (55.74%) Java Developer
3 110 (20.37%) Architect
4 65 (12.04%) Senior Developer
5 60 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 48 (8.89%) Java Architect
7 37 (6.85%) Agile Developer
8 36 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
9 26 (4.81%) Software Developer
9 26 (4.81%) Solutions Architect
10 23 (4.26%) Software Engineer
11 22 (4.07%) Java Engineer
12 21 (3.89%) Oracle Developer
13 20 (3.70%) Technical Architect
14 17 (3.15%) Java Software Developer
14 17 (3.15%) SC Cleared Java Developer
14 17 (3.15%) Software Architect
15 15 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
16 14 (2.59%) Java Technical Architect
16 14 (2.59%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (44.44%) Spring
2 206 (38.15%) Web Services
3 167 (30.93%) XML
4 131 (24.26%) HTML
5 125 (23.15%) Hibernate
6 112 (20.74%) REST
6 112 (20.74%) SOAP
7 108 (20.00%) CSS
8 101 (18.70%) JMS
9 89 (16.48%) AngularJS
10 84 (15.56%) JPA
11 68 (12.59%) HTML5
12 67 (12.41%) RESTful
13 61 (11.30%) J2EE
14 59 (10.93%) JSF
14 59 (10.93%) JSON
15 54 (10.00%) Java SE
15 54 (10.00%) Middleware
16 52 (9.63%) jQuery
17 48 (8.89%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.07%) User Experience
2 20 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
3 19 (3.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 19 (3.52%) Mobile App
4 16 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.96%) Computer Science
4 16 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.78%) Wiki
6 12 (2.22%) PKI
7 11 (2.04%) Cryptography
8 8 (1.48%) Fixed Income
8 8 (1.48%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.30%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.11%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.11%) Equities
10 6 (1.11%) Private Cloud
11 5 (0.93%) Data Centre
11 5 (0.93%) Derivative
11 5 (0.93%) Public Cloud
11 5 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 106 (19.63%) Linux
2 84 (15.56%) Unix
3 55 (10.19%) Windows
4 38 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (2.59%) AIX
5 14 (2.59%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.85%) Mac OS
6 10 (1.85%) Windows Vista
6 10 (1.85%) Windows XP
7 9 (1.67%) zOS
8 8 (1.48%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.30%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.30%) CentOS
10 5 (0.93%) Android
10 5 (0.93%) Debian
11 4 (0.74%) Solaris
12 2 (0.37%) webOS
12 2 (0.37%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.37%) Windows Phone 7
13 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (57.96%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (21.11%) OO
2 114 (21.11%) TDD
3 88 (16.30%) SDLC
4 84 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
5 79 (14.63%) UML
6 78 (14.44%) Scrum
7 63 (11.67%) Software Engineering
8 62 (11.48%) SOA
9 59 (10.93%) BDD
10 52 (9.63%) Mentoring
11 49 (9.07%) OOP
12 45 (8.33%) MVC
13 42 (7.78%) Open Source
14 39 (7.22%) DevOps
14 39 (7.22%) Unit Testing
15 35 (6.48%) Microservices
16 34 (6.30%) Integration Testing
17 31 (5.74%) OOA/OOD
18 30 (5.56%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 509 (94.26%) Java
2 181 (33.52%) JavaScript
3 180 (33.33%) SQL
4 93 (17.22%) PL/SQL
5 33 (6.11%) Python
6 28 (5.19%) Shell Script
7 24 (4.44%) Scala
8 23 (4.26%) C
8 23 (4.26%) Ruby
9 18 (3.33%) Perl
10 17 (3.15%) Bash Shell
11 16 (2.96%) C++
11 16 (2.96%) Groovy
12 10 (1.85%) Erlang
12 10 (1.85%) Jython
12 10 (1.85%) Objective-C
12 10 (1.85%) PHP
12 10 (1.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 9 (1.67%) XPath
14 4 (0.74%) C#
Qualifications
1 92 (17.04%) Security Cleared
2 52 (9.63%) SC Cleared
3 44 (8.15%) Degree
4 39 (7.22%) DV Cleared
5 17 (3.15%) OCA
5 17 (3.15%) OCAJ
5 17 (3.15%) OCP
5 17 (3.15%) Oracle Certification
6 10 (1.85%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.48%) ISEB
8 5 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.74%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.19%) CISSP
10 1 (0.19%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.19%) GWAPT
10 1 (0.19%) OSCE
10 1 (0.19%) OSCP
10 1 (0.19%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.52%) QA
2 14 (2.59%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.85%) SLA
4 3 (0.56%) COBIT
5 2 (0.37%) SDET
6 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.19%) SEPA
System Software
1 13 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.93%) NFS
4 3 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.56%) Docker
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (1.67%) Ansible
1 9 (1.67%) Nagios
2 7 (1.30%) HAProxy
2 7 (1.30%) Puppet
3 6 (1.11%) BladeLogic
3 6 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.93%) Cacti
5 4 (0.74%) Bacula
5 4 (0.74%) yum
6 2 (0.37%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.37%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.19%) CloudHub
7 1 (0.19%) Mesos
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 209 (38.70%) Oracle
2 38 (7.04%) IBM
2 38 (7.04%) Red Hat
3 33 (6.11%) Atlassian
4 15 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 11 (2.04%) hybris
5 11 (2.04%) webMethods
6 10 (1.85%) Cisco
6 10 (1.85%) VMware
7 9 (1.67%) Pega
8 8 (1.48%) ForgeRock
8 8 (1.48%) Rally
8 8 (1.48%) TIBCO
9 7 (1.30%) Google
9 7 (1.30%) Sitecore
10 6 (1.11%) HP
10 6 (1.11%) Informatica
10 6 (1.11%) Sybase
11 5 (0.93%) NetApp
11 5 (0.93%) Perforce
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