The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role 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/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 492 469 384
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -85
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 80 99 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.23% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 56 95
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £265 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £46.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -29.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -29.03%
Java/J2EE Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47141 43312 43321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.67% 92.78% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30352 26814 24841
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1943 1885 2412
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java/J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the England region.

Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Java/J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Java/J2EE Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the England region.

Java/J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 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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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 -3 31 £444 -6.57% 7
South East -28 14 £380 +26.66% 12
East of England -8 10 £425 -
North West -7 9 £350 -6.66% 10
Yorkshire -21 6 £375 +17.64% 7
East Midlands +5 4 £419 +19.64%
West Midlands -17 2 £333 +25.47%
North East -36 1 - -
South West -39 1 - - 5
Java/J2EE Developer
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Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 188 (100.00%) Java
1 188 (100.00%) J2EE
2 111 (59.04%) Spring
3 84 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (42.02%) Hibernate
5 77 (40.96%) HTML
6 75 (39.89%) XML
7 59 (31.38%) Web Services
8 58 (30.85%) JavaScript
9 54 (28.72%) CSS
10 52 (27.66%) JSP
10 52 (27.66%) SQL
11 51 (27.13%) MVC
11 51 (27.13%) TDD
12 47 (25.00%) Oracle
13 44 (23.40%) Spring MVC
14 42 (22.34%) jQuery
15 37 (19.68%) OO
16 36 (19.15%) Scrum
17 34 (18.09%) SOA
17 34 (18.09%) Struts
17 34 (18.09%) REST
18 31 (16.49%) Linux
19 30 (15.96%) JUnit
20 29 (15.43%) Maven
21 28 (14.89%) Ajax
22 27 (14.36%) Eclipse
23 26 (13.83%) XSD
23 26 (13.83%) Servlets
24 25 (13.30%) UNIX

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (12.77%) Tomcat
2 22 (11.70%) WebSphere
3 16 (8.51%) CMS
3 16 (8.51%) Apache
4 12 (6.38%) JBoss
5 11 (5.85%) WebLogic
5 11 (5.85%) Adobe CQ
6 5 (2.66%) MQSeries
6 5 (2.66%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.13%) Magnolia
8 3 (1.60%) AquaLogic
8 3 (1.60%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.06%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.06%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.06%) MQSI
9 2 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.53%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.53%) Node.js
10 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) GitHub
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.26%) SNMP
2 7 (3.72%) Internet
3 6 (3.19%) HTTP
4 1 (0.53%) Intranet
4 1 (0.53%) LDAP
4 1 (0.53%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.70%) Relational Database
2 15 (7.98%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.91%) MySQL
4 9 (4.79%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.19%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.19%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.19%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.06%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.06%) DB2
8 2 (1.06%) Big Data
8 2 (1.06%) Redis
8 2 (1.06%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.53%) Riak
9 1 (0.53%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (15.96%) JUnit
2 29 (15.43%) Maven
3 27 (14.36%) Eclipse
4 19 (10.11%) Ant
5 14 (7.45%) Subversion
6 10 (5.32%) Jenkins
7 6 (3.19%) SoapUI
8 5 (2.66%) Log4j
8 5 (2.66%) Hudson
8 5 (2.66%) Git (software)
9 4 (2.13%) Selenium
10 2 (1.06%) EasyMock
10 2 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.06%) Mockito
10 2 (1.06%) JIRA
10 2 (1.06%) NUnit
10 2 (1.06%) Rational Application Developer
11 1 (0.53%) Gradle
11 1 (0.53%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.53%) JMeter
General
1 25 (13.30%) Finance
2 14 (7.45%) Retail
3 12 (6.38%) Banking
3 12 (6.38%) Marketing
4 11 (5.85%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.13%) Advertising
5 4 (2.13%) Publishing
6 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.60%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.06%) Electronics
8 1 (0.53%) Automotive
8 1 (0.53%) Legal
8 1 (0.53%) Games
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.53%) German Language
8 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (100.00%) J2EE
2 111 (59.04%) Spring
3 79 (42.02%) Hibernate
4 77 (40.96%) HTML
5 75 (39.89%) XML
6 59 (31.38%) Web Services
7 54 (28.72%) CSS
8 52 (27.66%) JSP
9 44 (23.40%) Spring MVC
10 42 (22.34%) jQuery
11 34 (18.09%) Struts
11 34 (18.09%) REST
12 28 (14.89%) Ajax
13 26 (13.83%) XSD
13 26 (13.83%) Servlets
14 24 (12.77%) JPA
15 22 (11.70%) JMS
15 22 (11.70%) SOAP
16 19 (10.11%) XSLT
17 18 (9.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.79%) Open Source
2 5 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (2.66%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.66%) Web 2.0
3 4 (2.13%) Smart Meter
4 3 (1.60%) User Experience
4 3 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.60%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.06%) iSeries
5 2 (1.06%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.06%) DTV
5 2 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.53%) Clustering
6 1 (0.53%) Statistics
6 1 (0.53%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.53%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.49%) Linux
2 25 (13.30%) UNIX
3 12 (6.38%) Solaris
4 7 (3.72%) Windows
4 7 (3.72%) Android
5 5 (2.66%) HPUX
6 4 (2.13%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.53%) SUSE
8 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (27.13%) MVC
2 51 (27.13%) TDD
3 37 (19.68%) OO
4 36 (19.15%) Scrum
5 34 (18.09%) SOA
6 24 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (9.57%) E-Commerce
8 17 (9.04%) BDD
9 16 (8.51%) UML
10 15 (7.98%) User Stories
11 14 (7.45%) Software Engineering
11 14 (7.45%) Content Management
12 12 (6.38%) Multithreading
13 8 (4.26%) B2B
13 8 (4.26%) E-business
14 7 (3.72%) Validation
14 7 (3.72%) OOA/OOD
14 7 (3.72%) Web Development
14 7 (3.72%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 188 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (30.85%) JavaScript
3 52 (27.66%) SQL
4 13 (6.91%) Groovy
5 6 (3.19%) XPath
6 5 (2.66%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.66%) Scala
7 4 (2.13%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.13%) C#
7 4 (2.13%) C++
8 3 (1.60%) Python
9 2 (1.06%) Ruby
9 2 (1.06%) C
9 2 (1.06%) Perl
10 1 (0.53%) Golang
10 1 (0.53%) JCL
10 1 (0.53%) PHP
10 1 (0.53%) COBOL
10 1 (0.53%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 13 (6.91%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.85%) Degree
3 7 (3.72%) Sun Certification
4 6 (3.19%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.13%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) Puppet
2 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (25.00%) Oracle
2 18 (9.57%) IBM
3 9 (4.79%) Sun
4 6 (3.19%) Adobe
5 5 (2.66%) Interwoven
6 4 (2.13%) FatWire
7 3 (1.60%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.06%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.06%) Google
8 2 (1.06%) Sybase
8 2 (1.06%) SAP
8 2 (1.06%) ILOG
9 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.53%) HP
9 1 (0.53%) BEA
9 1 (0.53%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.53%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.53%) Sencha
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