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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 386 383 286
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -97
Contract jobs citing Java EE 216 190 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.39% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.63% 1.43% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 126 193
Average daily rate
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£438 £378 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.89% -16.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.38 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.78% -15.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.38 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+9.96% -16.37%
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
13240 13258 11672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.33% 27.53% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8921 8879 7543
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 171 339
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £17.35 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £53.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +15 111 £450 -10.00% 33
South East +3 28 £450 +26.76% 7
East Midlands +13 15 £331 -3.28% 4
Yorkshire -41 13 £390 +21.87% 10
North West -11 11 £388 +19.23% 12
East of England +5 10 £419 +39.00% 8
South West +10 8 £488 +39.28% 13
North East +1 8 £263 -29.81% 2
West Midlands -10 6 £538 +119.38% 2
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 468 (95.71%) Java
2 203 (41.51%) Oracle
3 194 (39.67%) Agile Software Development
4 176 (35.99%) Spring
5 171 (34.97%) Linux
6 165 (33.74%) Web Services
7 143 (29.24%) SQL
8 132 (26.99%) XML
9 113 (23.11%) Hibernate
10 105 (21.47%) JavaScript
11 102 (20.86%) Maven
12 101 (20.65%) J2EE
13 99 (20.25%) UNIX
14 93 (19.02%) HTML
15 91 (18.61%) Tomcat
15 91 (18.61%) Oracle Database
16 90 (18.40%) Scrum
17 89 (18.20%) TDD
18 88 (18.00%) JUnit
19 86 (17.59%) JMS
20 85 (17.38%) Apache
21 83 (16.97%) JBoss
22 81 (16.56%) Finance
22 81 (16.56%) WebLogic
22 81 (16.56%) SOA
23 78 (15.95%) SOAP
24 72 (14.72%) Subversion
25 69 (14.11%) WebSphere
25 69 (14.11%) PL/SQL
26 68 (13.91%) JSP

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 91 (18.61%) Tomcat
2 85 (17.38%) Apache
3 83 (16.97%) JBoss
4 81 (16.56%) WebLogic
5 69 (14.11%) WebSphere
6 28 (5.73%) Confluence
7 26 (5.32%) WebSphere Application Server
8 20 (4.09%) IIS
9 14 (2.86%) Apache Solr
10 12 (2.45%) MQSeries
10 12 (2.45%) Mule
11 8 (1.64%) CMS
11 8 (1.64%) Oracle Service Bus
12 7 (1.43%) OpenStack
12 7 (1.43%) Apache Pig
12 7 (1.43%) AquaLogic
12 7 (1.43%) WebLogic Portal
13 6 (1.23%) Eucalyptus
13 6 (1.23%) Oracle BPEL
13 6 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (1.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.64%) RMDS
2 7 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.61%) Force.com
4 3 (0.61%) SaaS
5 2 (0.41%) PaaS
5 2 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.89%) AMQP
1 19 (3.89%) Internet
2 16 (3.27%) TCP/IP
2 16 (3.27%) Firewall
3 15 (3.07%) DNS
4 13 (2.66%) WAN
4 13 (2.66%) LDAP
5 11 (2.25%) BIG-IP
6 10 (2.04%) HTTP
6 10 (2.04%) DMZ
7 9 (1.84%) LAN
7 9 (1.84%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.82%) SAN
9 3 (0.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (0.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (0.61%) DHCP
9 3 (0.61%) VPN
10 2 (0.41%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.41%) SSL
10 2 (0.41%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (18.61%) Oracle Database
2 48 (9.82%) MySQL
3 41 (8.38%) NoSQL
4 34 (6.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 33 (6.75%) Big Data
6 31 (6.34%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (6.34%) SQL Server
7 30 (6.13%) MongoDB
8 29 (5.93%) Relational Database
9 27 (5.52%) Hadoop
10 12 (2.45%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (2.04%) DB2
12 9 (1.84%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (1.43%) Apache Hive
15 6 (1.23%) SQL Navigator
16 5 (1.02%) Redis
17 4 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
17 4 (0.82%) DataStax
18 3 (0.61%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 102 (20.86%) Maven
2 88 (18.00%) JUnit
3 72 (14.72%) Subversion
4 62 (12.68%) Git (software)
5 49 (10.02%) Ant
6 43 (8.79%) Eclipse
7 39 (7.98%) JIRA
8 33 (6.75%) Cucumber
9 29 (5.93%) Jenkins
10 26 (5.32%) Gradle
11 20 (4.09%) Introscope
11 20 (4.09%) Mercurial
12 12 (2.45%) JMeter
13 9 (1.84%) Selenium
13 9 (1.84%) NetBeans
14 8 (1.64%) Mockito
15 7 (1.43%) ClearQuest
16 6 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (1.23%) TortoiseSVN
16 6 (1.23%) Hudson
General
1 81 (16.56%) Finance
2 42 (8.59%) Banking
3 19 (3.89%) Investment Banking
4 14 (2.86%) Front Office
5 10 (2.04%) Retail
6 9 (1.84%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.43%) Back Office
8 5 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.02%) Publishing
9 4 (0.82%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.61%) Marketing
11 2 (0.41%) Advertising
12 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.20%) French Language
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Greek Language
12 1 (0.20%) Automotive
12 1 (0.20%) Legal
12 1 (0.20%) Electronics
12 1 (0.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 288 (58.90%) Developer
2 237 (48.47%) Java Developer
3 83 (16.97%) Architect
4 34 (6.95%) Solutions Architect
5 28 (5.73%) Analyst
6 24 (4.91%) Lead Architect
7 22 (4.50%) Java Architect
8 20 (4.09%) Applications Support
8 20 (4.09%) Senior Developer
9 19 (3.89%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 19 (3.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 19 (3.89%) Data Analyst
10 15 (3.07%) Senior Java Developer
10 15 (3.07%) Technical Architect
11 14 (2.86%) Flex Developer
12 11 (2.25%) Designer
13 10 (2.04%) Web Developer
13 10 (2.04%) Oracle Developer
14 9 (1.84%) Java Web Developer
14 9 (1.84%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (35.99%) Spring
2 165 (33.74%) Web Services
3 132 (26.99%) XML
4 113 (23.11%) Hibernate
5 101 (20.65%) J2EE
6 93 (19.02%) HTML
7 86 (17.59%) JMS
8 78 (15.95%) SOAP
9 68 (13.91%) JSP
10 52 (10.63%) CSS
11 50 (10.22%) JPA
11 50 (10.22%) JSON
12 49 (10.02%) jQuery
13 48 (9.82%) REST
14 42 (8.59%) Middleware
15 41 (8.38%) RESTful
16 40 (8.18%) EJB
17 38 (7.77%) Struts
18 35 (7.16%) HTML5
19 34 (6.95%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (6.34%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (4.29%) Clustering
4 12 (2.45%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.25%) PKI
6 10 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.64%) Telematics
8 8 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.64%) Private Cloud
8 8 (1.64%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.23%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.23%) Replication
9 6 (1.23%) Equities
9 6 (1.23%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.02%) Derivative
11 4 (0.82%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.82%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.82%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.82%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 171 (34.97%) Linux
2 99 (20.25%) UNIX
3 64 (13.09%) Windows
4 43 (8.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (2.45%) Solaris
6 10 (2.04%) Windows XP
6 10 (2.04%) AIX
7 7 (1.43%) Windows Vista
7 7 (1.43%) Mac OS
8 6 (1.23%) Android
9 4 (0.82%) CentOS
9 4 (0.82%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.82%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.61%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.41%) zOS
11 2 (0.41%) VME
11 2 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (39.67%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (18.40%) Scrum
3 89 (18.20%) TDD
4 81 (16.56%) SOA
5 68 (13.91%) SDLC
6 60 (12.27%) E-Commerce
7 59 (12.07%) OO
8 57 (11.66%) Open Source
9 55 (11.25%) MVC
10 50 (10.22%) ITIL
11 49 (10.02%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (8.59%) Software Engineering
13 36 (7.36%) UML
14 33 (6.75%) Waterfall
15 31 (6.34%) Load Balancing
16 29 (5.93%) Change Management
16 29 (5.93%) Project Management
17 26 (5.32%) TOGAF
17 26 (5.32%) Data Modelling
18 25 (5.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 468 (95.71%) Java
2 143 (29.24%) SQL
3 105 (21.47%) JavaScript
4 69 (14.11%) PL/SQL
5 24 (4.91%) Python
6 21 (4.29%) C
7 20 (4.09%) Shell Script
8 18 (3.68%) C++
9 17 (3.48%) C#
10 16 (3.27%) Perl
10 16 (3.27%) Groovy
11 13 (2.66%) Scala
11 13 (2.66%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.04%) XPath
13 9 (1.84%) Ruby
14 6 (1.23%) PHP
14 6 (1.23%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.02%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 5 (1.02%) XQuery
15 5 (1.02%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 68 (13.91%) Security Cleared
2 42 (8.59%) DV Cleared
3 32 (6.54%) Degree
4 20 (4.09%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.45%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.82%) OCP
6 4 (0.82%) OCA
6 4 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.82%) OCAJ
7 2 (0.41%) HND
7 2 (0.41%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.41%) OCMJD
8 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.91%) QA
2 6 (1.23%) COBIT
3 4 (0.82%) SLA
3 4 (0.82%) WAI
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.45%) Docker
3 8 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.82%) vCloud
6 3 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.41%) Squid
7 2 (0.41%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.41%) HDFS
8 1 (0.20%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.20%) KVM
8 1 (0.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (3.89%) Puppet
2 14 (2.86%) Vagrant
3 11 (2.25%) ITRS Geneos
4 9 (1.84%) CA Wily
5 5 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.02%) OpenView
6 3 (0.61%) BladeLogic
6 3 (0.61%) Control-M
6 3 (0.61%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.41%) Nagios
7 2 (0.41%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.41%) Ansible
7 2 (0.41%) Salt
7 2 (0.41%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.41%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.20%) Kibana
8 1 (0.20%) logstash
8 1 (0.20%) Cacti
Vendors
1 203 (41.51%) Oracle
2 44 (9.00%) Red Hat
3 34 (6.95%) Atlassian
4 26 (5.32%) IBM
5 15 (3.07%) F5
5 15 (3.07%) TIBCO
6 14 (2.86%) hybris
7 12 (2.45%) VMware
8 10 (2.04%) Sun
9 9 (1.84%) Google
9 9 (1.84%) Cisco
10 7 (1.43%) Axway
10 7 (1.43%) Sybase
11 6 (1.23%) HP
11 6 (1.23%) NetApp
11 6 (1.23%) Endeca
11 6 (1.23%) Atomikos
12 5 (1.02%) Informatica
12 5 (1.02%) Apple
12 5 (1.02%) Microsoft
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Salt
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glossop, Derbyshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £570.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago