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 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 340 324 321
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs citing Java EE 285 262 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.55% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.98% 1.88% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 169 153
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £268 £300
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
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
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 24 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 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 -19 139 £425 -0.87% 47
South East -23 35 £438 +68.26% 17
North West +7 25 £425 +30.76% 14
South West -12 24 £450 - 4
East of England -6 22 £493 +51.53% 8
North East - 15 £265 - 1
Yorkshire -8 8 £325 -23.52% 12
West Midlands -16 8 £373 -12.35% 4
East Midlands -10 3 - -
Java EE
UK

Java EE
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 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.

1 429 (91.47%) Java
2 229 (48.83%) Spring
3 185 (39.45%) Oracle
4 183 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
5 153 (32.62%) Web Services
6 142 (30.28%) JavaScript
7 139 (29.64%) HTML
8 138 (29.42%) Hibernate
9 120 (25.59%) Maven
10 111 (23.67%) XML
11 110 (23.45%) Tomcat
12 109 (23.24%) SQL
13 105 (22.39%) JUnit
14 103 (21.96%) UNIX
15 102 (21.75%) Linux
16 101 (21.54%) OO
16 101 (21.54%) Finance
17 99 (21.11%) JBoss
18 97 (20.68%) J2EE
19 96 (20.47%) CSS
20 92 (19.62%) Apache
21 91 (19.40%) JMS
22 88 (18.76%) JSP
23 85 (18.12%) TDD
24 83 (17.70%) WebLogic
25 77 (16.42%) Scrum
26 76 (16.20%) jQuery
27 75 (15.99%) Eclipse
28 71 (15.14%) WebSphere
29 70 (14.93%) Continuous Integration

Java EE
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 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
1 110 (23.45%) Tomcat
2 99 (21.11%) JBoss
3 92 (19.62%) Apache
4 83 (17.70%) WebLogic
5 71 (15.14%) WebSphere
6 33 (7.04%) IIS
7 21 (4.48%) WebSphere Application Server
8 18 (3.84%) IBM HTTP Server
9 16 (3.41%) CMS
9 16 (3.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 16 (3.41%) AquaLogic
10 11 (2.35%) Jetty
11 10 (2.13%) GlassFish
11 10 (2.13%) Documentum
11 10 (2.13%) Confluence
12 9 (1.92%) Oracle Service Bus
13 8 (1.71%) Apache Solr
14 7 (1.49%) Liferay
14 7 (1.49%) SharePoint
15 6 (1.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (1.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.64%) MS Project
2 3 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.43%) MS Office
3 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.28%) Murex MxG2000
2 4 (0.85%) WebTrends
2 4 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.43%) Brady Trinity
5 1 (0.21%) Findur
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.21%) Cordys
5 1 (0.21%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.49%) SaaS
4 4 (0.85%) PaaS
4 4 (0.85%) IaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 40 (8.53%) HTTP
2 12 (2.56%) BIG-IP
3 11 (2.35%) AMQP
4 10 (2.13%) Intranet
4 10 (2.13%) DNS
4 10 (2.13%) LDAP
5 8 (1.71%) Internet
5 8 (1.71%) SSL
6 6 (1.28%) SAN
6 6 (1.28%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.85%) LAN
7 4 (0.85%) WAN
7 4 (0.85%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.43%) FTP
8 2 (0.43%) Firewall
8 2 (0.43%) SSH
9 1 (0.21%) DMZ
9 1 (0.21%) MQTT
9 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (13.22%) Oracle Database
2 57 (12.15%) MySQL
3 53 (11.30%) SQL Server
4 51 (10.87%) Relational Database
5 26 (5.54%) Oracle Database 11g
6 21 (4.48%) NoSQL
7 20 (4.26%) MongoDB
7 20 (4.26%) DB2
8 13 (2.77%) RDBMS
9 9 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (1.49%) JasperReports
11 6 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.07%) Redis
13 4 (0.85%) Neo4j
13 4 (0.85%) Big Data
13 4 (0.85%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.85%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 120 (25.59%) Maven
2 105 (22.39%) JUnit
3 75 (15.99%) Eclipse
4 55 (11.73%) Jenkins
5 51 (10.87%) Subversion
6 48 (10.23%) Git (software)
7 32 (6.82%) Selenium
8 31 (6.61%) JIRA
8 31 (6.61%) Ant
9 20 (4.26%) Hudson
10 14 (2.99%) Mockito
11 12 (2.56%) Redmine
12 11 (2.35%) Cucumber
13 10 (2.13%) Mercurial
14 9 (1.92%) TeamCity
14 9 (1.92%) JMeter
14 9 (1.92%) PHPUnit
15 8 (1.71%) Gradle
15 8 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
15 8 (1.71%) EasyMock
General
1 101 (21.54%) Finance
2 56 (11.94%) Banking
3 35 (7.46%) Investment Banking
4 30 (6.40%) Front Office
5 17 (3.62%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.77%) Games
7 8 (1.71%) Publishing
8 7 (1.49%) Advertising
8 7 (1.49%) Back Office
9 5 (1.07%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.64%) Automotive
10 3 (0.64%) Electronics
10 3 (0.64%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.64%) Retail
10 3 (0.64%) Marketing
10 3 (0.64%) French Language
10 3 (0.64%) German Language
11 2 (0.43%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.43%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 323 (68.87%) Developer
2 257 (54.80%) Java Developer
3 52 (11.09%) Senior Developer
4 49 (10.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 37 (7.89%) Architect
6 25 (5.33%) Software Engineer
6 25 (5.33%) Consultant
7 24 (5.12%) Web Developer
8 22 (4.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 11 (2.35%) Java Web Developer
9 11 (2.35%) Java Software Engineer
10 10 (2.13%) Analyst
10 10 (2.13%) Technical Architect
11 9 (1.92%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (1.92%) Front Office Developer
11 9 (1.92%) Designer
11 9 (1.92%) Front-End Developer
12 8 (1.71%) Middleware Engineer
12 8 (1.71%) Lead Java Developer
12 8 (1.71%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (48.83%) Spring
2 153 (32.62%) Web Services
3 139 (29.64%) HTML
4 138 (29.42%) Hibernate
5 111 (23.67%) XML
6 97 (20.68%) J2EE
7 96 (20.47%) CSS
8 91 (19.40%) JMS
9 88 (18.76%) JSP
10 76 (16.20%) jQuery
11 68 (14.50%) REST
12 59 (12.58%) SOAP
13 57 (12.15%) JPA
14 55 (11.73%) JSON
15 53 (11.30%) .NET
16 51 (10.87%) Middleware
16 51 (10.87%) RESTful
17 46 (9.81%) Spring MVC
18 42 (8.96%) Struts
19 40 (8.53%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.53%) Open Source
2 27 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.90%) Computer Science
3 23 (4.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (3.20%) Data Structures
6 11 (2.35%) Fixed Income
7 9 (1.92%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.71%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.71%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.71%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.49%) GIS
9 7 (1.49%) Cryptography
9 7 (1.49%) User Experience
10 5 (1.07%) Replication
10 5 (1.07%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.07%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.64%) Social Network
11 3 (0.64%) DTV
11 3 (0.64%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 103 (21.96%) UNIX
2 102 (21.75%) Linux
3 43 (9.17%) Windows
4 41 (8.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.92%) Android
7 8 (1.71%) Solaris
8 4 (0.85%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.64%) AIX
9 3 (0.64%) CentOS
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.21%) HPUX
11 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.21%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (21.54%) OO
3 85 (18.12%) TDD
4 77 (16.42%) Scrum
5 70 (14.93%) MVC
5 70 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
6 55 (11.73%) SOA
7 47 (10.02%) Software Engineering
8 38 (8.10%) Unit Testing
9 32 (6.82%) UML
10 27 (5.76%) ITIL
11 26 (5.54%) Configuration Management
12 25 (5.33%) Web Development
13 22 (4.69%) OOD
14 21 (4.48%) OOA/OOD
14 21 (4.48%) BDD
15 20 (4.26%) Load Balancing
15 20 (4.26%) Release Management
16 19 (4.05%) E-Commerce
16 19 (4.05%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 429 (91.47%) Java
2 142 (30.28%) JavaScript
3 109 (23.24%) SQL
4 31 (6.61%) PHP
5 26 (5.54%) Shell Script
6 21 (4.48%) C#
7 20 (4.26%) PL/SQL
8 18 (3.84%) Python
9 12 (2.56%) C++
9 12 (2.56%) Perl
10 11 (2.35%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.92%) VB
11 9 (1.92%) C
11 9 (1.92%) Korn
11 9 (1.92%) PHP5
12 8 (1.71%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.49%) Ruby
13 7 (1.49%) C-shell
13 7 (1.49%) Jython
14 6 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 36 (7.68%) Degree
3 23 (4.90%) SC Cleared
4 22 (4.69%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.64%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.21%) OCP
7 1 (0.21%) OCA
7 1 (0.21%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (10.45%) QA
2 7 (1.49%) SLA
3 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (3.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.07%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.21%) vCloud
5 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.21%) Docker
5 1 (0.21%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (2.77%) Puppet
2 12 (2.56%) OpenView
3 8 (1.71%) Control-M
3 8 (1.71%) BladeLogic
3 8 (1.71%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (0.64%) 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 (0.21%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.21%) Ansible
6 1 (0.21%) logstash
6 1 (0.21%) Salt
6 1 (0.21%) Kibana
6 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.21%) Munin
6 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 185 (39.45%) Oracle
2 45 (9.59%) Red Hat
3 29 (6.18%) HP
4 28 (5.97%) IBM
5 26 (5.54%) Microsoft
6 16 (3.41%) Sybase
7 13 (2.77%) Zend
8 10 (2.13%) Adobe
8 10 (2.13%) Murex
9 9 (1.92%) 29West
9 9 (1.92%) Canoo
10 8 (1.71%) Atlassian
10 8 (1.71%) Altiris
10 8 (1.71%) Google
10 8 (1.71%) Bloomberg
11 7 (1.49%) Business Objects
12 6 (1.28%) ILOG
12 6 (1.28%) VMware
12 6 (1.28%) Reuters
12 6 (1.28%) Splunk
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Advanced Resource Managers
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
WA Consultants
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £320 to £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £320 - £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £607.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago