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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 333 367 326
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -41
Contract jobs citing Java EE 292 223 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.44% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.90% 1.54% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 139 164
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£425 £414 £434
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.71% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £304 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £610 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £38.00
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
15388 14454 14542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.61% 28.25% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10621 9346 9520
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 195 255
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 -18 108 £450 +1.40% 28
South East +23 77 £425 - 16
South West +14 28 £425 +2.40% 12
East Midlands +5 18 £450 +20.00% 6
Yorkshire -13 17 £425 +21.42% 11
East of England +8 15 £363 +1.39% 9
North East -26 12 £425 +41.66% 2
North West -33 11 £420 +29.23% 21
Midlands +5 2 £500 +5.26%
West Midlands 0 1 - - 1
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 502 (96.91%) Java
2 263 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
3 192 (37.07%) Oracle
4 183 (35.33%) Spring
5 182 (35.14%) Web Services
6 165 (31.85%) Linux
7 164 (31.66%) SQL
8 160 (30.89%) JavaScript
9 148 (28.57%) TDD
10 132 (25.48%) HTML
11 131 (25.29%) Hibernate
12 126 (24.32%) JBoss
13 118 (22.78%) Tomcat
14 110 (21.24%) XML
15 103 (19.88%) MySQL
16 101 (19.50%) Maven
16 101 (19.50%) Continuous Integration
17 98 (18.92%) Scrum
18 97 (18.73%) UNIX
19 96 (18.53%) CSS
20 95 (18.34%) Git (software)
21 94 (18.15%) Apache
22 89 (17.18%) JUnit
23 87 (16.80%) JMS
23 87 (16.80%) Jenkins
24 85 (16.41%) Security Cleared
25 82 (15.83%) J2EE
26 81 (15.64%) Finance
27 80 (15.44%) SOA
27 80 (15.44%) WebSphere

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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
1 126 (24.32%) JBoss
2 118 (22.78%) Tomcat
3 94 (18.15%) Apache
4 80 (15.44%) WebSphere
5 57 (11.00%) WebLogic
6 42 (8.11%) Confluence
7 40 (7.72%) Node.js
8 30 (5.79%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (2.90%) Apache Solr
10 13 (2.51%) IIS
11 12 (2.32%) nginx
11 12 (2.32%) Jetty
12 10 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (1.54%) MQSeries
14 7 (1.35%) WebLogic Portal
14 7 (1.35%) Oracle Spatial
15 6 (1.16%) Mule
15 6 (1.16%) CMS
16 5 (0.97%) GlassFish
16 5 (0.97%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 13 (2.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.97%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.77%) Cordys
4 3 (0.58%) RMDS
5 2 (0.39%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 59 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.51%) Amazon SQS
3 12 (2.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 11 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.97%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.83%) HTTP
2 18 (3.47%) Firewall
3 15 (2.90%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.70%) Internet
4 14 (2.70%) DNS
5 13 (2.51%) AMQP
6 12 (2.32%) LDAP
6 12 (2.32%) WAN
7 11 (2.12%) DMZ
8 10 (1.93%) Intranet
8 10 (1.93%) VPN
9 6 (1.16%) BIG-IP
10 5 (0.97%) LAN
10 5 (0.97%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.58%) IPsec
11 3 (0.58%) SSL
11 3 (0.58%) SMTP
11 3 (0.58%) DHCP
11 3 (0.58%) SNMP
11 3 (0.58%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (19.88%) MySQL
2 55 (10.62%) Oracle Database
3 50 (9.65%) Relational Database
4 47 (9.07%) SQL Server
5 46 (8.88%) MongoDB
6 44 (8.49%) NoSQL
7 34 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (5.02%) DB2
9 22 (4.25%) RDBMS
9 22 (4.25%) Hadoop
10 20 (3.86%) Big Data
11 15 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (2.12%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (1.35%) Apache Hive
14 7 (1.35%) Redis
15 5 (0.97%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 5 (0.97%) Oracle9i Database
16 4 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
17 3 (0.58%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 101 (19.50%) Maven
2 95 (18.34%) Git (software)
3 89 (17.18%) JUnit
4 87 (16.80%) Jenkins
5 73 (14.09%) Subversion
6 60 (11.58%) Eclipse
7 58 (11.20%) JIRA
8 55 (10.62%) Ant
9 29 (5.60%) Gradle
10 28 (5.41%) Selenium
11 24 (4.63%) TeamCity
12 21 (4.05%) Cucumber
12 21 (4.05%) Mockito
13 18 (3.47%) Mercurial
14 17 (3.28%) JMeter
15 14 (2.70%) IntelliJ
15 14 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 12 (2.32%) Hudson
17 10 (1.93%) Artifactory
18 9 (1.74%) Jasmine
General
1 81 (15.64%) Finance
2 42 (8.11%) Banking
3 21 (4.05%) Investment Banking
4 15 (2.90%) Retail
5 13 (2.51%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.12%) Front Office
7 8 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.35%) Back Office
9 6 (1.16%) Publishing
10 4 (0.77%) German Language
11 3 (0.58%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.39%) Advertising
12 2 (0.39%) Games
12 2 (0.39%) Marketing
12 2 (0.39%) French Language
13 1 (0.19%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Military
13 1 (0.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 328 (63.32%) Developer
2 265 (51.16%) Java Developer
3 67 (12.93%) Architect
4 44 (8.49%) Senior Developer
5 39 (7.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 26 (5.02%) Solutions Architect
6 26 (5.02%) Designer
7 22 (4.25%) Java Architect
8 18 (3.47%) DevOps Engineer
9 16 (3.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 16 (3.09%) Software Engineer
10 15 (2.90%) Solutions Designer
11 14 (2.70%) Hybris Developer
12 11 (2.12%) Applications Support
12 11 (2.12%) Web Developer
12 11 (2.12%) Analyst
12 11 (2.12%) Java Software Engineer
13 10 (1.93%) Technical Architect
13 10 (1.93%) Java Web Developer
14 8 (1.54%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (35.33%) Spring
2 182 (35.14%) Web Services
3 132 (25.48%) HTML
4 131 (25.29%) Hibernate
5 110 (21.24%) XML
6 96 (18.53%) CSS
7 87 (16.80%) JMS
8 82 (15.83%) J2EE
9 73 (14.09%) JSP
9 73 (14.09%) jQuery
10 67 (12.93%) SOAP
11 66 (12.74%) JPA
11 66 (12.74%) RESTful
12 59 (11.39%) REST
13 55 (10.62%) EJB
14 54 (10.42%) JSON
14 54 (10.42%) Spring MVC
15 51 (9.85%) Servlets
16 46 (8.88%) AngularJS
17 44 (8.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.02%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 14 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.32%) Clustering
6 10 (1.93%) Mainframe
7 9 (1.74%) GIS
7 9 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.54%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.16%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.16%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.16%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.16%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.97%) Equities
10 5 (0.97%) Tandem
10 5 (0.97%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.97%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.97%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.77%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.77%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 165 (31.85%) Linux
2 97 (18.73%) UNIX
3 61 (11.78%) Windows
4 30 (5.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (2.90%) AIX
6 12 (2.32%) Ubuntu
6 12 (2.32%) CentOS
7 11 (2.12%) Mac OS
7 11 (2.12%) Solaris
7 11 (2.12%) Mac OS X
8 8 (1.54%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.97%) Windows Vista
10 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.58%) Debian
10 3 (0.58%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.39%) zOS
11 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (28.57%) TDD
3 101 (19.50%) Continuous Integration
4 98 (18.92%) Scrum
5 80 (15.44%) SOA
6 69 (13.32%) MVC
7 68 (13.13%) E-Commerce
7 68 (13.13%) OO
8 65 (12.55%) Open Source
9 62 (11.97%) BDD
10 51 (9.85%) DevOps
11 43 (8.30%) Continuous Delivery
11 43 (8.30%) Software Engineering
11 43 (8.30%) SDLC
12 41 (7.92%) UML
13 37 (7.14%) Web Development
14 34 (6.56%) Configuration Management
15 30 (5.79%) Migration
16 29 (5.60%) ITIL
17 27 (5.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 502 (96.91%) Java
2 164 (31.66%) SQL
3 160 (30.89%) JavaScript
4 55 (10.62%) PL/SQL
5 51 (9.85%) Python
6 33 (6.37%) Perl
7 31 (5.98%) Ruby
8 29 (5.60%) Bash Shell
9 24 (4.63%) Shell Script
10 23 (4.44%) C++
11 20 (3.86%) C
12 18 (3.47%) C#
13 13 (2.51%) PHP
13 13 (2.51%) Scala
14 10 (1.93%) XPath
15 6 (1.16%) Groovy
16 5 (0.97%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.77%) Jython
17 4 (0.77%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 4 (0.77%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 85 (16.41%) Security Cleared
2 39 (7.53%) Degree
3 32 (6.18%) SC Cleared
4 31 (5.98%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.74%) Sun Certification
6 8 (1.54%) OCP
6 8 (1.54%) OCA
6 8 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (1.54%) OCAJ
7 7 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.58%) OCPJP
8 3 (0.58%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.39%) OCMJD
9 2 (0.39%) HND
10 1 (0.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.63%) QA
2 6 (1.16%) COBIT
3 4 (0.77%) SLA
3 4 (0.77%) WAI
4 3 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (7.53%) Docker
2 14 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.93%) VirtualBox
4 9 (1.74%) vCloud
5 5 (0.97%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.58%) Varnish
6 3 (0.58%) Squid
6 3 (0.58%) FreeRADIUS
6 3 (0.58%) NFS
7 1 (0.19%) HDFS
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 33 (6.37%) Puppet
2 26 (5.02%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (3.09%) Vagrant
4 14 (2.70%) Ansible
5 8 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (1.35%) HAProxy
7 6 (1.16%) ITRS Geneos
8 4 (0.77%) logstash
8 4 (0.77%) Nagios
9 3 (0.58%) BladeLogic
9 3 (0.58%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.58%) CA Wily
9 3 (0.58%) Cacti
10 2 (0.39%) Rundeck
10 2 (0.39%) OpenView
10 2 (0.39%) Salt
11 1 (0.19%) Kibana
11 1 (0.19%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 192 (37.07%) Oracle
2 58 (11.20%) Red Hat
3 49 (9.46%) IBM
4 36 (6.95%) Atlassian
5 30 (5.79%) hybris
6 18 (3.47%) VMware
7 14 (2.70%) Google
8 13 (2.51%) Microsoft
8 13 (2.51%) Sun
9 12 (2.32%) Sybase
10 11 (2.12%) Progress
11 9 (1.74%) F5
12 8 (1.54%) Endeca
12 8 (1.54%) HP
12 8 (1.54%) OpenText
13 6 (1.16%) TIBCO
13 6 (1.16%) Informatica
14 5 (0.97%) Cisco
15 4 (0.77%) NetApp
15 4 (0.77%) Adobe
Surrey
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Unspecified Market Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester
ABRS
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: Excellent Rates and Packages
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Hertfordshire
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: Excellent Rates and Packages
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Lytham St Annes
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £595.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago