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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 348 320 332
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +12
Contract jobs citing Java EE 280 270 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.56% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.95% 1.93% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 173 158
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 3
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £33.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £33.43
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
14334 14010 14522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.99% 29.19% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9604 9318 8834
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 £263
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 165 252 361
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.50 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 October 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 21 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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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 -31 139 £425 -5.55% 45
South East -33 30 £438 +68.26% 16
North West +1 25 £425 +30.76% 15
South West -14 23 £450 - 2
East of England -8 22 £493 +51.53% 8
North East - 15 £265 - 1
Yorkshire -9 9 £325 -23.52% 12
West Midlands -11 9 £370 -12.94% 4
East Midlands -13 2 - -
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 422 (91.34%) Java
2 227 (49.13%) Spring
3 182 (39.39%) Oracle
4 175 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
5 151 (32.68%) Web Services
6 139 (30.09%) Hibernate
7 135 (29.22%) JavaScript
8 131 (28.35%) HTML
9 120 (25.97%) Maven
10 109 (23.59%) XML
11 108 (23.38%) Tomcat
12 107 (23.16%) SQL
13 105 (22.73%) JUnit
14 102 (22.08%) UNIX
15 101 (21.86%) Linux
16 100 (21.65%) Finance
17 99 (21.43%) OO
18 98 (21.21%) JBoss
18 98 (21.21%) J2EE
19 91 (19.70%) Apache
19 91 (19.70%) JMS
20 88 (19.05%) CSS
21 84 (18.18%) WebLogic
22 83 (17.97%) JSP
23 82 (17.75%) TDD
24 75 (16.23%) Scrum
25 72 (15.58%) Eclipse
25 72 (15.58%) WebSphere
25 72 (15.58%) jQuery
26 71 (15.37%) MVC

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
1 108 (23.38%) Tomcat
2 98 (21.21%) JBoss
3 91 (19.70%) Apache
4 84 (18.18%) WebLogic
5 72 (15.58%) WebSphere
6 33 (7.14%) IIS
7 21 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
8 18 (3.90%) IBM HTTP Server
9 16 (3.46%) CMS
9 16 (3.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 16 (3.46%) AquaLogic
10 11 (2.38%) Jetty
11 10 (2.16%) GlassFish
11 10 (2.16%) Documentum
11 10 (2.16%) Confluence
12 9 (1.95%) Oracle Service Bus
13 8 (1.73%) Apache Solr
14 7 (1.52%) Liferay
14 7 (1.52%) SharePoint
15 6 (1.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (1.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.65%) MS Project
2 3 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.43%) MS Office
3 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.30%) Murex MxG2000
2 4 (0.87%) WebTrends
2 4 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.43%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.43%) Brady Trinity
5 1 (0.22%) Findur
5 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.22%) Cordys
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.22%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.73%) SaaS
2 8 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.08%) PaaS
3 5 (1.08%) IaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 39 (8.44%) HTTP
2 12 (2.60%) BIG-IP
3 11 (2.38%) AMQP
4 10 (2.16%) Intranet
4 10 (2.16%) DNS
4 10 (2.16%) LDAP
5 9 (1.95%) Internet
6 8 (1.73%) SSL
7 6 (1.30%) SAN
7 6 (1.30%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.87%) LAN
8 4 (0.87%) WAN
8 4 (0.87%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.43%) FTP
9 2 (0.43%) Firewall
9 2 (0.43%) SSH
10 1 (0.22%) DMZ
10 1 (0.22%) MQTT
10 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (13.20%) Oracle Database
2 55 (11.90%) MySQL
3 52 (11.26%) SQL Server
3 52 (11.26%) Relational Database
4 25 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 21 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 20 (4.33%) MongoDB
6 20 (4.33%) DB2
7 15 (3.25%) RDBMS
8 9 (1.95%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (1.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (1.52%) JasperReports
10 6 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.08%) Redis
12 4 (0.87%) Neo4j
12 4 (0.87%) Big Data
12 4 (0.87%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.87%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 120 (25.97%) Maven
2 105 (22.73%) JUnit
3 72 (15.58%) Eclipse
4 55 (11.90%) Jenkins
5 50 (10.82%) Subversion
6 47 (10.17%) Git (software)
7 32 (6.93%) Selenium
8 31 (6.71%) JIRA
8 31 (6.71%) Ant
9 20 (4.33%) Hudson
10 14 (3.03%) Mockito
11 12 (2.60%) Redmine
12 11 (2.38%) Cucumber
13 10 (2.16%) Mercurial
14 9 (1.95%) TeamCity
14 9 (1.95%) JMeter
14 9 (1.95%) PHPUnit
15 8 (1.73%) Gradle
15 8 (1.73%) Oracle Forms
15 8 (1.73%) EasyMock
General
1 100 (21.65%) Finance
2 56 (12.12%) Banking
3 35 (7.58%) Investment Banking
4 30 (6.49%) Front Office
5 18 (3.90%) Telecoms
6 14 (3.03%) Games
7 8 (1.73%) Back Office
7 8 (1.73%) Publishing
8 7 (1.52%) Advertising
9 5 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.87%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.65%) Electronics
11 3 (0.65%) Automotive
11 3 (0.65%) Retail
11 3 (0.65%) Marketing
11 3 (0.65%) French Language
11 3 (0.65%) German Language
12 2 (0.43%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.22%) Billing
13 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 319 (69.05%) Developer
2 258 (55.84%) Java Developer
3 52 (11.26%) Senior Developer
4 49 (10.61%) Senior Java Developer
5 39 (8.44%) Architect
6 25 (5.41%) Software Engineer
6 25 (5.41%) Web Developer
7 24 (5.19%) Consultant
8 23 (4.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 12 (2.60%) Java Web Developer
10 11 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (2.38%) Java Software Engineer
11 10 (2.16%) Technical Architect
12 9 (1.95%) Analyst
12 9 (1.95%) Front Office Developer
12 9 (1.95%) J2EE Developer
12 9 (1.95%) Front-End Developer
13 8 (1.73%) Designer
13 8 (1.73%) Lead Java Developer
13 8 (1.73%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (49.13%) Spring
2 151 (32.68%) Web Services
3 139 (30.09%) Hibernate
4 131 (28.35%) HTML
5 109 (23.59%) XML
6 98 (21.21%) J2EE
7 91 (19.70%) JMS
8 88 (19.05%) CSS
9 83 (17.97%) JSP
10 72 (15.58%) jQuery
11 66 (14.29%) REST
12 56 (12.12%) JPA
13 55 (11.90%) SOAP
14 52 (11.26%) .NET
14 52 (11.26%) Middleware
14 52 (11.26%) JSON
15 48 (10.39%) RESTful
16 47 (10.17%) Spring MVC
17 42 (9.09%) Struts
18 40 (8.66%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.87%) Open Source
2 26 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.98%) Computer Science
3 23 (4.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (3.25%) Data Structures
6 11 (2.38%) Fixed Income
7 10 (2.16%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.95%) Mathematics
8 9 (1.95%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.73%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.73%) Cryptography
10 7 (1.52%) GIS
11 5 (1.08%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.08%) Replication
11 5 (1.08%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.87%) User Experience
13 3 (0.65%) Social Network
13 3 (0.65%) Blackberry
13 3 (0.65%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 102 (22.08%) UNIX
2 101 (21.86%) Linux
3 44 (9.52%) Windows
4 41 (8.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (2.38%) Android
6 10 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.73%) Solaris
8 4 (0.87%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.65%) AIX
9 3 (0.65%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.43%) CentOS
10 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.22%) VME
11 1 (0.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (21.43%) OO
3 82 (17.75%) TDD
4 75 (16.23%) Scrum
5 71 (15.37%) MVC
6 70 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
7 56 (12.12%) SOA
8 47 (10.17%) Software Engineering
9 38 (8.23%) Unit Testing
10 34 (7.36%) UML
11 26 (5.63%) ITIL
11 26 (5.63%) Configuration Management
12 23 (4.98%) Web Development
13 22 (4.76%) OOD
13 22 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
14 21 (4.55%) BDD
15 20 (4.33%) Load Balancing
15 20 (4.33%) Release Management
16 19 (4.11%) Migration
17 18 (3.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 422 (91.34%) Java
2 135 (29.22%) JavaScript
3 107 (23.16%) SQL
4 31 (6.71%) PHP
5 26 (5.63%) Shell Script
6 20 (4.33%) C#
7 19 (4.11%) PL/SQL
8 18 (3.90%) Python
9 12 (2.60%) C++
9 12 (2.60%) Perl
10 11 (2.38%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.95%) PHP5
11 9 (1.95%) C
11 9 (1.95%) Korn
11 9 (1.95%) VB
12 8 (1.73%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.52%) Ruby
13 7 (1.52%) Jython
13 7 (1.52%) C-shell
14 6 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 37 (8.01%) Degree
3 23 (4.98%) SC Cleared
4 20 (4.33%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.43%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.22%) OCP
8 1 (0.22%) OCA
8 1 (0.22%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (10.61%) QA
2 7 (1.52%) SLA
3 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (3.46%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.08%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.22%) vCloud
5 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.22%) Docker
5 1 (0.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (2.81%) Puppet
2 12 (2.60%) OpenView
3 8 (1.73%) Control-M
3 8 (1.73%) BladeLogic
3 8 (1.73%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (0.65%) Nagios
5 2 (0.43%) OVSD
5 2 (0.43%) MOM
5 2 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.22%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.22%) Ansible
6 1 (0.22%) logstash
6 1 (0.22%) Salt
6 1 (0.22%) Kibana
6 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.22%) Munin
6 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 182 (39.39%) Oracle
2 44 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 29 (6.28%) HP
4 28 (6.06%) IBM
5 26 (5.63%) Microsoft
6 16 (3.46%) Sybase
7 13 (2.81%) Zend
8 10 (2.16%) 29West
8 10 (2.16%) Adobe
9 9 (1.95%) Murex
9 9 (1.95%) Canoo
10 8 (1.73%) Atlassian
10 8 (1.73%) Altiris
10 8 (1.73%) Bloomberg
11 7 (1.52%) Business Objects
12 6 (1.30%) SAP
12 6 (1.30%) ILOG
12 6 (1.30%) VMware
12 6 (1.30%) Reuters
12 6 (1.30%) Splunk
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