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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
UK / England
Rank 353 350 359
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Java EE 230 252 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.55% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 1.88% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 169 146
Median daily rate £475 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £550 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.79% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%

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
12820 13434 12582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.92% 29.42% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8877 9308 8640
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 241 165
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.50 £19.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.55 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Java EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 96 £453 -3.20% 27
South East -1 64 £550 +30.95% 17
East Midlands +22 18 £475 - 9
East of England +20 18 £471 -0.94% 3
Yorkshire +22 13 £450 - 7
North West 0 8 £300 -22.58% 5
South West -5 5 £488 +17.46% 6
West Midlands -7 5 £463 -2.63% 4
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 530 (97.61%) Java
2 343 (63.17%) Agile Software Development
3 338 (62.25%) Spring
4 225 (41.44%) Web Services
5 213 (39.23%) Oracle
6 206 (37.94%) SQL
7 190 (34.99%) TDD
8 188 (34.62%) Hibernate
9 187 (34.44%) XML
10 186 (34.25%) JavaScript
11 171 (31.49%) HTML
12 170 (31.31%) REST
13 161 (29.65%) CSS
14 142 (26.15%) Scrum
15 138 (25.41%) SOAP
16 131 (24.13%) JBoss
17 127 (23.39%) Maven
18 124 (22.84%) OO
19 122 (22.47%) Jenkins
20 120 (22.10%) JUnit
21 119 (21.92%) Finance
22 110 (20.26%) MVC
22 110 (20.26%) J2EE
23 109 (20.07%) JSP
24 106 (19.52%) AngularJS
25 102 (18.78%) Tomcat
26 99 (18.23%) Continuous Integration
27 87 (16.02%) JMS
28 82 (15.10%) JSF
28 82 (15.10%) JSON

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 131 (24.13%) JBoss
2 102 (18.78%) Tomcat
3 80 (14.73%) WebSphere
4 67 (12.34%) WebLogic
5 38 (7.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 34 (6.26%) Apache
7 32 (5.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 29 (5.34%) WebLogic Portal
9 28 (5.16%) WebSphere Application Server
10 24 (4.42%) Mule
11 23 (4.24%) WebSphere Process Server
12 17 (3.13%) Confluence
13 16 (2.95%) Mule ESB
14 14 (2.58%) CMS
15 13 (2.39%) Alfresco
16 12 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
17 10 (1.84%) IIS
18 8 (1.47%) nginx
19 7 (1.29%) Commerce Server
20 6 (1.10%) Jetty
Applications
1 10 (1.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (2.95%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.55%) Magento
2 3 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.18%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.68%) GitHub
3 16 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.47%) OpenShift
4 8 (1.47%) PaaS
5 5 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (0.55%) SaaS
8 2 (0.37%) IaaS
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.18%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.84%) HTTP
2 9 (1.66%) Firewall
2 9 (1.66%) Internet
3 8 (1.47%) Network Security
4 6 (1.10%) IPv4
5 5 (0.92%) AMQP
5 5 (0.92%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.55%) SSL
6 3 (0.55%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.37%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.37%) FTP
7 2 (0.37%) Intranet
7 2 (0.37%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.37%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.18%) DMZ
8 1 (0.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.18%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.18%) SSH
8 1 (0.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (12.15%) Relational Database
2 61 (11.23%) SQL Server
3 59 (10.87%) MySQL
4 48 (8.84%) MongoDB
5 45 (8.29%) Oracle Database
6 43 (7.92%) NoSQL
7 39 (7.18%) Big Data
8 33 (6.08%) Hadoop
9 26 (4.79%) RDBMS
10 24 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
11 20 (3.68%) Oracle Database 10g
12 18 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (3.31%) DB2
13 13 (2.39%) Redis
14 11 (2.03%) Apache Hive
15 10 (1.84%) Neo4j
15 10 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (1.29%) Hazelcast
17 6 (1.10%) GIS
18 5 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 127 (23.39%) Maven
2 122 (22.47%) Jenkins
3 120 (22.10%) JUnit
4 76 (14.00%) Git (software)
5 71 (13.08%) Ant
5 71 (13.08%) Eclipse
6 57 (10.50%) Gradle
7 51 (9.39%) Subversion
8 50 (9.21%) JIRA
9 48 (8.84%) Mockito
10 34 (6.26%) Cucumber
10 34 (6.26%) IntelliJ
11 30 (5.52%) Selenium
12 26 (4.79%) Hudson
13 18 (3.31%) jMock
13 18 (3.31%) SoapUI
14 17 (3.13%) SonarQube
15 14 (2.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (2.58%) Bitbucket
15 14 (2.58%) JProfiler
General
1 119 (21.92%) Finance
2 48 (8.84%) Banking
3 25 (4.60%) Retail
4 23 (4.24%) Publishing
5 15 (2.76%) Back Office
6 10 (1.84%) Legal
7 9 (1.66%) Marketing
8 8 (1.47%) Games
8 8 (1.47%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.29%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.92%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.92%) Front Office
11 3 (0.55%) Electronics
11 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.55%) Online Betting
11 3 (0.55%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.37%) German Language
12 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.37%) Prime Brokerage
13 1 (0.18%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 377 (69.43%) Developer
2 301 (55.43%) Java Developer
3 84 (15.47%) Architect
4 65 (11.97%) Senior Developer
5 61 (11.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 37 (6.81%) Java Architect
6 37 (6.81%) Solutions Architect
7 34 (6.26%) Agile Developer
7 34 (6.26%) Agile Java Developer
8 30 (5.52%) Java Engineer
9 25 (4.60%) Software Engineer
10 20 (3.68%) Consultant
11 18 (3.31%) Java Software Engineer
11 18 (3.31%) Oracle Developer
12 17 (3.13%) J2EE Developer
12 17 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 16 (2.95%) Hybris Developer
13 16 (2.95%) Senior Agile Developer
13 16 (2.95%) Senior Agile Java Developer
13 16 (2.95%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (62.25%) Spring
2 225 (41.44%) Web Services
3 188 (34.62%) Hibernate
4 187 (34.44%) XML
5 171 (31.49%) HTML
6 170 (31.31%) REST
7 161 (29.65%) CSS
8 138 (25.41%) SOAP
9 110 (20.26%) J2EE
10 109 (20.07%) JSP
11 106 (19.52%) AngularJS
12 87 (16.02%) JMS
13 82 (15.10%) JSF
13 82 (15.10%) JSON
14 81 (14.92%) jQuery
15 78 (14.36%) Spring MVC
16 76 (14.00%) JPA
17 67 (12.34%) Ajax
18 65 (11.97%) RESTful
19 64 (11.79%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.29%) Computer Science
2 43 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.58%) Algorithms
5 11 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (2.03%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.84%) Data Structures
7 9 (1.66%) User Experience
8 7 (1.29%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.29%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (1.29%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.29%) Wiki
9 6 (1.10%) DataPower
9 6 (1.10%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.92%) Derivative
10 5 (0.92%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.74%) Cloud Native
11 4 (0.74%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 73 (13.44%) Linux
2 36 (6.63%) Windows
3 35 (6.45%) Unix
4 19 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.29%) Ubuntu
6 5 (0.92%) Android
6 5 (0.92%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.92%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.74%) CentOS
7 4 (0.74%) Debian
8 3 (0.55%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (63.17%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (34.99%) TDD
3 142 (26.15%) Scrum
4 124 (22.84%) OO
5 110 (20.26%) MVC
6 99 (18.23%) Continuous Integration
7 78 (14.36%) UML
8 76 (14.00%) Software Engineering
8 76 (14.00%) Unit Testing
9 70 (12.89%) SOA
10 61 (11.23%) E-Commerce
10 61 (11.23%) Open Source
11 60 (11.05%) DevOps
12 58 (10.68%) Microservices
13 55 (10.13%) BDD
14 44 (8.10%) Front End Development
15 43 (7.92%) Web Development
16 42 (7.73%) Mentoring
17 41 (7.55%) SDLC
18 36 (6.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 530 (97.61%) Java
2 206 (37.94%) SQL
3 186 (34.25%) JavaScript
4 43 (7.92%) PL/SQL
5 40 (7.37%) Python
6 25 (4.60%) Perl
7 21 (3.87%) Groovy
8 19 (3.50%) C#
9 18 (3.31%) C
10 15 (2.76%) Scala
10 15 (2.76%) VB.NET
11 13 (2.39%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.21%) XPath
13 9 (1.66%) C++
13 9 (1.66%) Ruby
14 8 (1.47%) PHP
15 7 (1.29%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.55%) Go
16 3 (0.55%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.37%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 66 (12.15%) Security Cleared
2 60 (11.05%) Degree
3 30 (5.52%) DV Cleared
4 22 (4.05%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.03%) Sun Certification
6 6 (1.10%) ISEB
6 6 (1.10%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.55%) OCMJD
7 3 (0.55%) OCPJWCD
8 2 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.05%) QA
2 12 (2.21%) SLA
3 5 (0.92%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.55%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 22 (4.05%) Docker
2 7 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.10%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.18%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (3.13%) Ansible
2 15 (2.76%) Puppet
3 11 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.29%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.92%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (0.74%) Ambari
7 2 (0.37%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.37%) CloudHub
7 2 (0.37%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.37%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.18%) MOM
8 1 (0.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 213 (39.23%) Oracle
2 43 (7.92%) IBM
3 34 (6.26%) Adobe
4 27 (4.97%) Red Hat
5 21 (3.87%) hybris
6 17 (3.13%) ATG
6 17 (3.13%) BEA
7 14 (2.58%) Misys
8 13 (2.39%) Perforce
9 10 (1.84%) Atlassian
9 10 (1.84%) MuleSoft
10 9 (1.66%) Google
11 8 (1.47%) Sybase
11 8 (1.47%) Talend
12 7 (1.29%) VMware
13 6 (1.10%) CA Agile Central
14 5 (0.92%) Splunk
14 5 (0.92%) Terracotta
15 4 (0.74%) WorldPay
16 3 (0.55%) Kony
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