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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 364 350 347
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Contract jobs citing Java EE 218 244 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.53% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 1.95% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 150 116
Average daily rate £420 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £310 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £542
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £35.00
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
13578 12533 12024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.77% 27.19% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9532 8486 7716
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 175 248
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.93 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.37 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -16 94 £450 - 52
South East +7 61 £420 -16.00% 22
North West -22 20 £390 +9.09% 9
South West -7 16 £415 -7.77% 11
North East -13 15 £350 +40.00%
Yorkshire -18 4 - - 4
West Midlands -12 3 £550 +52.77% 14
East of England -5 2 £500 +61.29% 2
East Midlands -13 2 - - 4
South Coast - 1 £305 -
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 494 (96.11%) Java
2 290 (56.42%) Agile Software Development
3 204 (39.69%) SQL
4 202 (39.30%) Oracle
5 199 (38.72%) Web Services
6 197 (38.33%) Spring
7 175 (34.05%) JavaScript
8 142 (27.63%) XML
9 140 (27.24%) HTML
10 131 (25.49%) Finance
11 129 (25.10%) SOAP
12 119 (23.15%) Maven
13 115 (22.37%) Linux
14 114 (22.18%) PL/SQL
15 112 (21.79%) JMS
16 109 (21.21%) Hibernate
17 107 (20.82%) TDD
18 105 (20.43%) REST
19 103 (20.04%) Unix
20 100 (19.46%) CSS
21 96 (18.68%) Subversion
22 95 (18.48%) OO
23 94 (18.29%) JBoss
24 90 (17.51%) Eclipse
24 90 (17.51%) Scrum
24 90 (17.51%) Security Cleared
25 89 (17.32%) JPA
26 88 (17.12%) JUnit
26 88 (17.12%) WebLogic
27 86 (16.73%) SDLC

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 94 (18.29%) JBoss
2 88 (17.12%) WebLogic
3 66 (12.84%) Tomcat
4 42 (8.17%) WebSphere
5 39 (7.59%) Node.js
6 29 (5.64%) Apache
7 18 (3.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 17 (3.31%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (2.72%) Confluence
10 14 (2.72%) Jetty
11 13 (2.53%) Mule
12 11 (2.14%) GlassFish
13 9 (1.75%) OpenStack
14 8 (1.56%) AquaLogic
14 8 (1.56%) Eucalyptus
14 8 (1.56%) Mule ESB
14 8 (1.56%) nginx
14 8 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
15 6 (1.17%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (2.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.78%) MS Office
3 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.19%) InDesign
4 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (4.47%) Cordys
2 18 (3.50%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.39%) BigMachines
3 2 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.39%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (0.97%) GitHub
5 3 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.58%) SaaS
5 3 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.19%) PaaS
7 1 (0.19%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.47%) HTTP
2 18 (3.50%) DNS
3 12 (2.33%) Kerberos
4 11 (2.14%) Firewall
5 10 (1.95%) LDAP
5 10 (1.95%) SNMP
6 9 (1.75%) Ethernet
6 9 (1.75%) IMAP
6 9 (1.75%) Internet
6 9 (1.75%) LAN
6 9 (1.75%) SMTP
6 9 (1.75%) WAN
7 8 (1.56%) HTTPS
8 6 (1.17%) SSL
8 6 (1.17%) VPN
9 3 (0.58%) DMZ
9 3 (0.58%) Intranet
9 3 (0.58%) IPsec
9 3 (0.58%) SSH
9 3 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (16.34%) Oracle Database
2 82 (15.95%) MySQL
3 69 (13.42%) Relational Database
4 64 (12.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 47 (9.14%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (6.81%) RDBMS
7 31 (6.03%) SQL Server
8 29 (5.64%) MongoDB
9 25 (4.86%) NoSQL
10 18 (3.50%) Big Data
10 18 (3.50%) Oracle Database 10g
11 17 (3.31%) DB2
12 11 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (2.14%) Hadoop
13 9 (1.75%) Couchbase
13 9 (1.75%) OrientDB
14 7 (1.36%) Apache Accumulo
15 4 (0.78%) VoltDB
16 3 (0.58%) HBase
16 3 (0.58%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 119 (23.15%) Maven
2 96 (18.68%) Subversion
3 90 (17.51%) Eclipse
4 88 (17.12%) JUnit
5 78 (15.18%) Jenkins
6 76 (14.79%) Ant
7 62 (12.06%) Git (software)
8 58 (11.28%) JIRA
9 45 (8.75%) Selenium
10 31 (6.03%) Toad
11 28 (5.45%) Cucumber
12 27 (5.25%) Mockito
13 23 (4.47%) JMeter
14 22 (4.28%) Gradle
15 20 (3.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 14 (2.72%) JBehave
17 13 (2.53%) SoapUI
18 12 (2.33%) Checkstyle
19 11 (2.14%) Artifactory
19 11 (2.14%) SonarQube
General
1 131 (25.49%) Finance
2 49 (9.53%) Banking
3 17 (3.31%) Retail
4 15 (2.92%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.56%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.56%) Marketing
7 5 (0.97%) Back Office
7 5 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.78%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.58%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.58%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.39%) Games
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) French Language
11 1 (0.19%) Front Office
11 1 (0.19%) German Language
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Publishing
11 1 (0.19%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 356 (69.26%) Developer
2 318 (61.87%) Java Developer
3 83 (16.15%) Architect
4 61 (11.87%) Senior Developer
5 57 (11.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 36 (7.00%) Java Architect
7 32 (6.23%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 27 (5.25%) Agile Developer
9 26 (5.06%) Agile Java Developer
10 22 (4.28%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (3.31%) Analyst
12 15 (2.92%) Technical Architect
13 14 (2.72%) Oracle Developer
13 14 (2.72%) Software Architect
14 13 (2.53%) Applications Developer
15 12 (2.33%) DevOps Engineer
15 12 (2.33%) JavaScript Developer
15 12 (2.33%) Software Developer
16 11 (2.14%) Java Applications Developer
17 10 (1.95%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (38.72%) Web Services
2 197 (38.33%) Spring
3 142 (27.63%) XML
4 140 (27.24%) HTML
5 129 (25.10%) SOAP
6 112 (21.79%) JMS
7 109 (21.21%) Hibernate
8 105 (20.43%) REST
9 100 (19.46%) CSS
10 89 (17.32%) JPA
11 75 (14.59%) AngularJS
12 74 (14.40%) JSF
13 72 (14.01%) J2EE
14 64 (12.45%) jQuery
15 62 (12.06%) Java SE
16 59 (11.48%) JSON
17 55 (10.70%) EJB
18 54 (10.51%) JSP
19 44 (8.56%) HTML5
19 44 (8.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 19 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 14 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (1.95%) Data Centre
4 10 (1.95%) Private Cloud
5 8 (1.56%) Public Cloud
5 8 (1.56%) Replication
6 7 (1.36%) Data Integration
6 7 (1.36%) Equities
6 7 (1.36%) Fixed Income
7 6 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (0.97%) User Experience
9 4 (0.78%) Clustering
9 4 (0.78%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.58%) Derivative
10 3 (0.58%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.58%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.58%) PKI
10 3 (0.58%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 115 (22.37%) Linux
2 103 (20.04%) Unix
3 33 (6.42%) Windows
4 26 (5.06%) AIX
5 19 (3.70%) Mac OS
6 15 (2.92%) Windows Vista
6 15 (2.92%) Windows XP
7 14 (2.72%) CentOS
7 14 (2.72%) Mac OS X
8 13 (2.53%) Ubuntu
9 12 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (2.14%) Solaris
11 9 (1.75%) Debian
12 3 (0.58%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (56.42%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (20.82%) TDD
3 95 (18.48%) OO
4 90 (17.51%) Scrum
5 86 (16.73%) SDLC
6 83 (16.15%) UML
7 76 (14.79%) Continuous Integration
8 74 (14.40%) SOA
9 70 (13.62%) MVC
10 61 (11.87%) BDD
11 51 (9.92%) Waterfall
12 47 (9.14%) Mentoring
13 39 (7.59%) E-Commerce
14 37 (7.20%) OOP
15 35 (6.81%) DevOps
15 35 (6.81%) Software Engineering
16 32 (6.23%) OOA/OOD
17 28 (5.45%) Web Development
18 26 (5.06%) High Availability
19 25 (4.86%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 494 (96.11%) Java
2 204 (39.69%) SQL
3 175 (34.05%) JavaScript
4 114 (22.18%) PL/SQL
5 55 (10.70%) Python
6 50 (9.73%) Shell Script
7 31 (6.03%) Perl
8 28 (5.45%) C++
9 25 (4.86%) Ruby
10 23 (4.47%) C
10 23 (4.47%) Jython
10 23 (4.47%) Scala
10 23 (4.47%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 20 (3.89%) Bash Shell
12 16 (3.11%) Objective-C
13 13 (2.53%) PHP
14 10 (1.95%) XPath
15 9 (1.75%) Erlang
16 5 (0.97%) Groovy
17 4 (0.78%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 90 (17.51%) Security Cleared
2 56 (10.89%) SC Cleared
3 46 (8.95%) Degree
4 25 (4.86%) DV Cleared
5 15 (2.92%) OCA
5 15 (2.92%) OCAJ
5 15 (2.92%) OCP
5 15 (2.92%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.78%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.39%) ISEB
8 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.19%) CISSP
9 1 (0.19%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.19%) HND
9 1 (0.19%) OCMJD
9 1 (0.19%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.19%) SANS
9 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.50%) PCI DSS
2 14 (2.72%) QA
3 9 (1.75%) SLA
4 3 (0.58%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.39%) SDET
5 2 (0.39%) SEPA
System Software
1 11 (2.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.75%) NFS
4 8 (1.56%) Docker
4 8 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.97%) Varnish
6 4 (0.78%) vCloud
7 3 (0.58%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (3.50%) Puppet
2 14 (2.72%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.56%) Cacti
3 8 (1.56%) HAProxy
3 8 (1.56%) Nagios
4 7 (1.36%) Ansible
5 6 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.78%) Bacula
7 3 (0.58%) logstash
8 2 (0.39%) yum
9 1 (0.19%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.19%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.19%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.19%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.19%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.19%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.19%) Salt
9 1 (0.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 202 (39.30%) Oracle
2 34 (6.61%) IBM
3 22 (4.28%) hybris
3 22 (4.28%) Red Hat
4 15 (2.92%) Atlassian
5 14 (2.72%) VMware
6 13 (2.53%) Cisco
7 12 (2.33%) Google
8 8 (1.56%) NetApp
9 7 (1.36%) webMethods
10 6 (1.17%) HP
10 6 (1.17%) Sybase
11 5 (0.97%) Sun
12 4 (0.78%) ATG
12 4 (0.78%) BEA
12 4 (0.78%) Microsoft
12 4 (0.78%) SaltStack
12 4 (0.78%) Teradata
12 4 (0.78%) TIBCO
13 3 (0.58%) MuleSoft
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