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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 322 384 390
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +6
Contract jobs citing Java EE 316 240 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.64% 0.49% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.28% 1.79% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 169 127
Median daily rate £463 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £343
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +16.78%
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 £36.38
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +9.96%
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
13883 13405 13421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.27% 27.25% 27.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9936 8943 9036
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 184 164
Median hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.43 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.88 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

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 24 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 24 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 +34 164 £506 +12.50% 54
South East +26 69 £450 -5.26% 15
East of England +19 23 £500 +29.03% 4
North West -4 19 £425 +9.67% 15
Yorkshire +14 15 £368 -6.96% 7
East Midlands +12 11 £325 -1.88% 3
South West +1 10 £475 -2.56% 9
West Midlands -10 3 £375 -28.57% 6
North East -58 1 - - 1
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 517 (94.34%) Java
2 311 (56.75%) Agile Software Development
3 245 (44.71%) Spring
4 211 (38.50%) Web Services
5 209 (38.14%) Oracle
6 184 (33.58%) SQL
7 164 (29.93%) JavaScript
8 160 (29.20%) XML
9 139 (25.36%) Hibernate
10 136 (24.82%) Finance
11 133 (24.27%) JUnit
12 126 (22.99%) HTML
13 124 (22.63%) SOAP
14 122 (22.26%) Maven
14 122 (22.26%) REST
15 117 (21.35%) Linux
16 115 (20.99%) TDD
17 113 (20.62%) CSS
17 113 (20.62%) Jenkins
18 106 (19.34%) Security Cleared
19 102 (18.61%) OO
20 95 (17.34%) WebLogic
20 95 (17.34%) JMS
21 89 (16.24%) PL/SQL
22 85 (15.51%) Unix
22 85 (15.51%) JIRA
23 84 (15.33%) Continuous Integration
23 84 (15.33%) AngularJS
24 80 (14.60%) JPA
25 78 (14.23%) UML

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 95 (17.34%) WebLogic
2 75 (13.69%) JBoss
3 61 (11.13%) Tomcat
4 50 (9.12%) WebSphere
5 47 (8.58%) Confluence
6 35 (6.39%) Apache
7 25 (4.56%) IIS
8 23 (4.20%) Mule
9 12 (2.19%) Jetty
9 12 (2.19%) Mule ESB
9 12 (2.19%) Node.js
10 11 (2.01%) GlassFish
11 10 (1.82%) Liferay
12 9 (1.64%) Oracle Service Bus
13 8 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (1.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 7 (1.28%) nginx
14 7 (1.28%) OpenStack
14 7 (1.28%) WebLogic Portal
14 7 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (0.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.73%) MS Office
2 4 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.46%) OpenText Process Suite
2 3 (0.55%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.36%) BigMachines
3 2 (0.36%) Documaker
3 2 (0.36%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.18%) Murex MxG2000
4 1 (0.18%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.75%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (1.82%) GitHub
4 8 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.46%) SaaS
5 6 (1.09%) PaaS
6 5 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.73%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.73%) IaaS
8 3 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.55%) AWS CloudTrail
8 3 (0.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.55%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.55%) Route 53
9 2 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.18%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.47%) HTTP
2 26 (4.74%) Internet
3 22 (4.01%) LDAP
4 13 (2.37%) DNS
4 13 (2.37%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.64%) AMQP
5 9 (1.64%) Firewall
6 8 (1.46%) HTTPS
7 6 (1.09%) SSH
7 6 (1.09%) SSL
7 6 (1.09%) tcpdump
8 5 (0.91%) Ethernet
8 5 (0.91%) IMAP
8 5 (0.91%) LAN
8 5 (0.91%) SMTP
8 5 (0.91%) SNMP
8 5 (0.91%) WAN
9 4 (0.73%) Kerberos
9 4 (0.73%) Wireshark
9 4 (0.73%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (13.14%) Oracle Database
2 59 (10.77%) Relational Database
3 58 (10.58%) MySQL
4 41 (7.48%) NoSQL
5 39 (7.12%) SQL Server
6 37 (6.75%) PostgreSQL
7 35 (6.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 26 (4.74%) Neo4j
9 25 (4.56%) RDBMS
10 23 (4.20%) DB2
11 16 (2.92%) VoltDB
12 15 (2.74%) Big Data
12 15 (2.74%) Hadoop
12 15 (2.74%) OrientDB
13 11 (2.01%) MongoDB
14 9 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (1.64%) Apache Hive
14 9 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
15 6 (1.09%) Hazelcast
15 6 (1.09%) Impala
Development Applications
1 133 (24.27%) JUnit
2 122 (22.26%) Maven
3 113 (20.62%) Jenkins
4 85 (15.51%) JIRA
5 75 (13.69%) Subversion
6 62 (11.31%) Selenium
7 59 (10.77%) Git (software)
8 58 (10.58%) Eclipse
9 42 (7.66%) Cucumber
10 39 (7.12%) Ant
11 36 (6.57%) Mockito
12 35 (6.39%) JMeter
13 33 (6.02%) SoapUI
14 27 (4.93%) JBehave
15 26 (4.74%) Gradle
16 22 (4.01%) Bitbucket
17 21 (3.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 18 (3.28%) Checkstyle
18 18 (3.28%) jMock
19 15 (2.74%) Hudson
General
1 136 (24.82%) Finance
2 70 (12.77%) Banking
3 21 (3.83%) Marketing
4 15 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 14 (2.55%) Investment Banking
5 14 (2.55%) Retail
6 11 (2.01%) Front Office
7 9 (1.64%) Local Government
7 9 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.09%) Back Office
8 6 (1.09%) Publishing
9 5 (0.91%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.91%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.55%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.55%) Wholesale Banking
11 2 (0.36%) Automotive
11 2 (0.36%) Electronics
11 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.18%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 346 (63.14%) Developer
2 297 (54.20%) Java Developer
3 121 (22.08%) Architect
4 67 (12.23%) Senior Developer
5 62 (11.31%) Senior Java Developer
6 48 (8.76%) Java Architect
7 34 (6.20%) Agile Developer
7 34 (6.20%) Agile Java Developer
8 27 (4.93%) Java Engineer
9 26 (4.74%) Solutions Architect
10 24 (4.38%) Software Engineer
11 23 (4.20%) Software Developer
12 21 (3.83%) Technical Architect
13 18 (3.28%) Oracle Developer
13 18 (3.28%) Software Architect
14 17 (3.10%) Developer in Test
15 16 (2.92%) Analyst
15 16 (2.92%) Java Software Developer
16 14 (2.55%) Consultant
16 14 (2.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (44.71%) Spring
2 211 (38.50%) Web Services
3 160 (29.20%) XML
4 139 (25.36%) Hibernate
5 126 (22.99%) HTML
6 124 (22.63%) SOAP
7 122 (22.26%) REST
8 113 (20.62%) CSS
9 95 (17.34%) JMS
10 84 (15.33%) AngularJS
11 80 (14.60%) JPA
12 75 (13.69%) RESTful
13 64 (11.68%) JSON
14 62 (11.31%) HTML5
15 58 (10.58%) J2EE
16 50 (9.12%) Middleware
17 49 (8.94%) EJB
18 47 (8.58%) Java SE
19 46 (8.39%) JSF
20 44 (8.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 21 (3.83%) User Experience
3 20 (3.65%) Cyberthreat
4 18 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 18 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (2.92%) Wiki
7 13 (2.37%) Mobile App
7 13 (2.37%) PKI
8 11 (2.01%) Cryptography
9 8 (1.46%) N-Tier
10 7 (1.28%) Fixed Income
10 7 (1.28%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.28%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.09%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.09%) Derivative
12 5 (0.91%) DataPower
12 5 (0.91%) Equities
12 5 (0.91%) Online Banking
12 5 (0.91%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 117 (21.35%) Linux
2 85 (15.51%) Unix
3 53 (9.67%) Windows
4 44 (8.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (2.74%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.64%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.64%) zOS
7 8 (1.46%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.28%) Android
8 7 (1.28%) CentOS
9 5 (0.91%) Debian
10 4 (0.73%) AIX
10 4 (0.73%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.73%) webOS
10 4 (0.73%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.73%) Windows Phone 7
10 4 (0.73%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.73%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (56.75%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (20.99%) TDD
3 102 (18.61%) OO
4 84 (15.33%) Continuous Integration
5 78 (14.23%) UML
6 77 (14.05%) Scrum
7 69 (12.59%) SDLC
8 67 (12.23%) SOA
9 62 (11.31%) BDD
10 57 (10.40%) Software Engineering
11 53 (9.67%) Open Source
12 46 (8.39%) Mentoring
12 46 (8.39%) MVC
13 41 (7.48%) Microservices
14 40 (7.30%) DevOps
14 40 (7.30%) Unit Testing
15 38 (6.93%) OOP
16 36 (6.57%) Test Automation
17 33 (6.02%) Front End Development
18 32 (5.84%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 517 (94.34%) Java
2 184 (33.58%) SQL
3 164 (29.93%) JavaScript
4 89 (16.24%) PL/SQL
5 31 (5.66%) Python
6 25 (4.56%) Ruby
6 25 (4.56%) Scala
7 21 (3.83%) Shell Script
8 20 (3.65%) C
9 19 (3.47%) Bash Shell
9 19 (3.47%) Groovy
10 18 (3.28%) Perl
11 10 (1.82%) C++
11 10 (1.82%) PHP
12 8 (1.46%) Erlang
12 8 (1.46%) Jython
12 8 (1.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 6 (1.09%) C#
14 5 (0.91%) XPath
15 4 (0.73%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 106 (19.34%) Security Cleared
2 56 (10.22%) SC Cleared
3 43 (7.85%) DV Cleared
4 35 (6.39%) Degree
5 12 (2.19%) ISTQB
6 11 (2.01%) Oracle Certification
7 10 (1.82%) ISEB
7 10 (1.82%) OCA
7 10 (1.82%) OCAJ
7 10 (1.82%) OCP
8 6 (1.09%) BC Cleared
9 5 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.55%) OCMJD
10 3 (0.55%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.18%) CISSP
11 1 (0.18%) CITP
11 1 (0.18%) GWAPT
11 1 (0.18%) HND
11 1 (0.18%) OSCE
11 1 (0.18%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.74%) QA
2 12 (2.19%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.46%) SLA
4 3 (0.55%) COBIT
5 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.18%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (2.37%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.09%) Docker
4 5 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.91%) NFS
5 4 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.64%) Ansible
2 9 (1.64%) Nagios
3 8 (1.46%) BladeLogic
3 8 (1.46%) Puppet
4 7 (1.28%) HAProxy
5 5 (0.91%) Cacti
6 4 (0.73%) Bacula
6 4 (0.73%) CloudHub
6 4 (0.73%) yum
7 2 (0.36%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.36%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.18%) Mesos
8 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 209 (38.14%) Oracle
2 44 (8.03%) Red Hat
3 35 (6.39%) Atlassian
3 35 (6.39%) IBM
4 19 (3.47%) Microsoft
5 12 (2.19%) VMware
6 11 (2.01%) webMethods
7 10 (1.82%) Cisco
7 10 (1.82%) HP
7 10 (1.82%) Pega
7 10 (1.82%) Rally
8 9 (1.64%) ForgeRock
8 9 (1.64%) hybris
9 8 (1.46%) Sitecore
9 8 (1.46%) TIBCO
10 7 (1.28%) Google
10 7 (1.28%) Informatica
11 5 (0.91%) NetApp
11 5 (0.91%) Perforce
11 5 (0.91%) Sybase
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