The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Java/J2EE Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 559 496 477
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 63 122 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 78 71
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £356
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

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
48700 48807 46973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.77% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32117 30128 29195
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1383 1957 1952
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

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 1 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -52 17 £420 -6.66% 10
East of England -8 14 £338 -15.62% 4
East Midlands +12 11 £325 -18.75% 2
West Midlands -5 9 £375 +70.45% 2
North West -11 8 £400 +3.22% 4
South East -22 6 £325 -7.14% 5
North East -28 3 £316 +7.20%
Yorkshire +2 2 £450 +20.00% 3
South West +4 1 - - 1
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Java/J2EE Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 123 (100.00%) Java
1 123 (100.00%) J2EE
2 82 (66.67%) Spring
3 75 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (49.59%) Hibernate
5 50 (40.65%) JavaScript
6 41 (33.33%) Oracle
6 41 (33.33%) JSP
7 40 (32.52%) HTML
8 38 (30.89%) XML
8 38 (30.89%) TDD
9 31 (25.20%) Web Services
10 27 (21.95%) Servlets
11 26 (21.14%) SOAP
11 26 (21.14%) OO
12 23 (18.70%) Scrum
12 23 (18.70%) Struts
12 23 (18.70%) CSS
12 23 (18.70%) SQL
13 22 (17.89%) Maven
14 21 (17.07%) SQL Server
14 21 (17.07%) JMS
15 19 (15.45%) HTML5
15 19 (15.45%) REST
16 18 (14.63%) Linux
16 18 (14.63%) JDBC
16 18 (14.63%) JUnit
16 18 (14.63%) Eclipse
17 17 (13.82%) E-Commerce
17 17 (13.82%) WebSphere

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
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 17 (13.82%) WebSphere
2 14 (11.38%) JBoss
2 14 (11.38%) Tomcat
3 12 (9.76%) WebLogic
4 9 (7.32%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.44%) Apache
5 3 (2.44%) CMS
5 3 (2.44%) Jetty
5 3 (2.44%) Node.js
6 2 (1.63%) Liferay
7 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.81%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.63%) Maximo
3 1 (0.81%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.63%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.81%) Bluemix
2 1 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.57%) HTTP
1 13 (10.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.44%) SSL
3 2 (1.63%) Internet
3 2 (1.63%) Network Security
3 2 (1.63%) SNMP
4 1 (0.81%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.94%) Relational Database
3 10 (8.13%) MySQL
4 8 (6.50%) DB2
5 7 (5.69%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.88%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.25%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.63%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.63%) SQLite
10 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.81%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.81%) DB2 UDB
10 1 (0.81%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 22 (17.89%) Maven
2 18 (14.63%) Eclipse
2 18 (14.63%) JUnit
3 11 (8.94%) Selenium
4 10 (8.13%) JIRA
5 9 (7.32%) Ant
6 8 (6.50%) Jenkins
7 7 (5.69%) Git (software)
7 7 (5.69%) Subversion
8 6 (4.88%) AccuRev
9 5 (4.07%) CruiseControl
10 3 (2.44%) StarTeam
11 2 (1.63%) ClearQuest
11 2 (1.63%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.63%) TestNG
11 2 (1.63%) Toad
12 1 (0.81%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.81%) EasyMock
12 1 (0.81%) PVCS
General
1 10 (8.13%) Finance
2 8 (6.50%) Banking
3 5 (4.07%) Investment Banking
3 5 (4.07%) Retail
4 3 (2.44%) Automotive
5 2 (1.63%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Front Office
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (100.00%) J2EE
2 82 (66.67%) Spring
3 61 (49.59%) Hibernate
4 41 (33.33%) JSP
5 40 (32.52%) HTML
6 38 (30.89%) XML
7 31 (25.20%) Web Services
8 27 (21.95%) Servlets
9 26 (21.14%) SOAP
10 23 (18.70%) CSS
10 23 (18.70%) Struts
11 21 (17.07%) JMS
12 19 (15.45%) HTML5
12 19 (15.45%) REST
13 18 (14.63%) JDBC
14 15 (12.20%) JSF
15 14 (11.38%) DHTML
15 14 (11.38%) XSLT
16 13 (10.57%) JPA
16 13 (10.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.44%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.63%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.81%) Derivative
6 1 (0.81%) Equities
6 1 (0.81%) Fintech
6 1 (0.81%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.81%) IVR
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.63%) Linux
2 11 (8.94%) Unix
3 3 (2.44%) Windows
3 3 (2.44%) zOS
4 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Android
5 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (30.89%) TDD
3 26 (21.14%) OO
4 23 (18.70%) Scrum
5 17 (13.82%) E-Commerce
6 15 (12.20%) Unit Testing
7 14 (11.38%) Open Source
8 13 (10.57%) OOA/OOD
9 12 (9.76%) Software Architecture
9 12 (9.76%) Use Case
10 11 (8.94%) MVC
10 11 (8.94%) Software Engineering
10 11 (8.94%) UML
11 10 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (8.13%) SOA
12 9 (7.32%) BDD
12 9 (7.32%) Front End Development
13 7 (5.69%) Kanban
13 7 (5.69%) Validation
14 6 (4.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 123 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (40.65%) JavaScript
3 23 (18.70%) SQL
4 6 (4.88%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.25%) PHP
5 4 (3.25%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.44%) Groovy
6 3 (2.44%) Scala
7 2 (1.63%) C
7 2 (1.63%) C#
7 2 (1.63%) Clojure
7 2 (1.63%) Python
7 2 (1.63%) XPath
8 1 (0.81%) AspectJ
8 1 (0.81%) C++
8 1 (0.81%) Perl
8 1 (0.81%) VB
8 1 (0.81%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (13.01%) Sun Certification
2 10 (8.13%) Degree
3 7 (5.69%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.63%) OCPJP
4 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) ISO 8583
1 1 (0.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (5.69%) Sun
3 6 (4.88%) Adobe
4 4 (3.25%) hybris
4 4 (3.25%) IBM
5 3 (2.44%) BEA
5 3 (2.44%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.81%) Apple
7 1 (0.81%) Informatica
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.81%) Pega
7 1 (0.81%) Remedy
7 1 (0.81%) Sybase
7 1 (0.81%) VMware
7 1 (0.81%) webMethods
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