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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 476 486 386
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -100
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 107 79 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.16% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.18% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 49 118
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -23.52%
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
47194 44670 49324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.21% 92.82% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29171 27141 28355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1876 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +18 31 £438 +9.37% 11
South East -15 15 £313 -10.71% 6
Yorkshire +2 14 £340 -2.85% 7
South West -23 13 £359 - 1
East of England - 12 £400 - 1
West Midlands -4 11 £320 -1.53% 1
North West -14 11 £388 +7.63% 9
East Midlands +5 5 £280 -17.03% 4
North East - - - -
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 217 (100.00%) Java
1 217 (100.00%) J2EE
2 147 (67.74%) Spring
3 103 (47.47%) Hibernate
4 83 (38.25%) JavaScript
5 80 (36.87%) HTML
6 78 (35.94%) jQuery
7 74 (34.10%) XML
8 72 (33.18%) Oracle
9 70 (32.26%) SQL
10 68 (31.34%) JSP
11 66 (30.41%) Web Services
12 65 (29.95%) CSS
13 57 (26.27%) MVC
14 53 (24.42%) Maven
15 49 (22.58%) JUnit
16 48 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
17 46 (21.20%) Eclipse
18 45 (20.74%) Spring MVC
19 43 (19.82%) TDD
19 43 (19.82%) Linux
19 43 (19.82%) Tomcat
20 40 (18.43%) OO
21 38 (17.51%) UNIX
21 38 (17.51%) Struts
22 36 (16.59%) REST
23 35 (16.13%) Finance
23 35 (16.13%) Subversion
24 32 (14.75%) Scrum
25 31 (14.29%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 43 (19.82%) Tomcat
2 25 (11.52%) WebSphere
3 24 (11.06%) WebLogic
4 23 (10.60%) Apache
5 9 (4.15%) Oracle Service Bus
5 9 (4.15%) AquaLogic
6 8 (3.69%) Adobe CQ
7 7 (3.23%) MQSeries
8 6 (2.76%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (2.76%) CMS
9 5 (2.30%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.92%) Magnolia
11 1 (0.46%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (0.46%) Mule
11 1 (0.46%) IIS
11 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.46%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.92%) GitHub
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.23%) HTTP
1 7 (3.23%) Internet
2 3 (1.38%) SNMP
3 2 (0.92%) SSL
4 1 (0.46%) AMQP
4 1 (0.46%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.36%) MySQL
2 20 (9.22%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.22%) Relational Database
3 15 (6.91%) Oracle Database
4 11 (5.07%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.69%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.84%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.46%) JasperReports
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.46%) DB2
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.46%) Redis
8 1 (0.46%) Big Data
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 53 (24.42%) Maven
2 49 (22.58%) JUnit
3 46 (21.20%) Eclipse
4 35 (16.13%) Subversion
5 30 (13.82%) Ant
6 16 (7.37%) Jenkins
7 12 (5.53%) Git (software)
8 8 (3.69%) Selenium
9 7 (3.23%) Log4j
9 7 (3.23%) Mockito
10 6 (2.76%) JIRA
11 3 (1.38%) Hudson
12 2 (0.92%) DbUnit
12 2 (0.92%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.92%) jMock
12 2 (0.92%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.46%) EasyMock
13 1 (0.46%) TestNG
13 1 (0.46%) NetBeans
13 1 (0.46%) NUnit
General
1 35 (16.13%) Finance
2 20 (9.22%) Banking
3 14 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 11 (5.07%) Retail
4 11 (5.07%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.23%) Back Office
6 3 (1.38%) Marketing
6 3 (1.38%) German Language
7 2 (0.92%) Front Office
7 2 (0.92%) Advertising
7 2 (0.92%) Publishing
7 2 (0.92%) Games
7 2 (0.92%) Legal
8 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.46%) Electronics
8 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.46%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (100.00%) J2EE
2 147 (67.74%) Spring
3 103 (47.47%) Hibernate
4 80 (36.87%) HTML
5 78 (35.94%) jQuery
6 74 (34.10%) XML
7 68 (31.34%) JSP
8 66 (30.41%) Web Services
9 65 (29.95%) CSS
10 45 (20.74%) Spring MVC
11 38 (17.51%) Struts
12 36 (16.59%) REST
13 31 (14.29%) SOAP
13 31 (14.29%) JMS
14 30 (13.82%) Java EE
15 28 (12.90%) Servlets
16 27 (12.44%) JPA
17 25 (11.52%) Ajax
18 23 (10.60%) XSLT
19 17 (7.83%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.61%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.23%) W3C
2 7 (3.23%) Web 2.0
2 7 (3.23%) Open Source
3 6 (2.76%) Fixed Income
4 4 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.38%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.38%) Market Risk
6 2 (0.92%) Clustering
6 2 (0.92%) Mobile Games
6 2 (0.92%) Derivative
7 1 (0.46%) Statistics
7 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.46%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.46%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.46%) DTV
7 1 (0.46%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.46%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 43 (19.82%) Linux
2 38 (17.51%) UNIX
3 14 (6.45%) Solaris
4 7 (3.23%) HPUX
5 4 (1.84%) Android
6 3 (1.38%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.38%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (1.38%) Windows
7 2 (0.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (26.27%) MVC
2 48 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (19.82%) TDD
4 40 (18.43%) OO
5 32 (14.75%) Scrum
6 28 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (11.06%) SOA
8 22 (10.14%) E-Commerce
9 19 (8.76%) BDD
10 15 (6.91%) Unit Testing
11 13 (5.99%) Software Engineering
12 12 (5.53%) OOA/OOD
12 12 (5.53%) Multithreading
13 11 (5.07%) UML
14 10 (4.61%) OOP
15 9 (4.15%) OOD
15 9 (4.15%) Content Management
16 8 (3.69%) Web Development
17 6 (2.76%) User Acceptance Testing
17 6 (2.76%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 217 (100.00%) Java
2 83 (38.25%) JavaScript
3 70 (32.26%) SQL
4 17 (7.83%) Shell Script
5 14 (6.45%) PL/SQL
6 9 (4.15%) Scala
6 9 (4.15%) XPath
7 7 (3.23%) Groovy
8 6 (2.76%) Korn
9 5 (2.30%) Bourne shell
9 5 (2.30%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.84%) Perl
11 3 (1.38%) C
11 3 (1.38%) C#
11 3 (1.38%) C++
12 2 (0.92%) Ruby
13 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.46%) Golang
13 1 (0.46%) Python
13 1 (0.46%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 18 (8.29%) Degree
2 12 (5.53%) Sun Certification
3 10 (4.61%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.38%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 72 (33.18%) Oracle
2 16 (7.37%) Sun
3 15 (6.91%) IBM
4 13 (5.99%) JBoss
5 7 (3.23%) Interwoven
6 6 (2.76%) hybris
7 3 (1.38%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.38%) Sybase
7 3 (1.38%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.38%) Endeca
7 3 (1.38%) FatWire
8 2 (0.92%) ILOG
8 2 (0.92%) Google
9 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.46%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.46%) Alterian
9 1 (0.46%) SAP
9 1 (0.46%) Adobe
9 1 (0.46%) BEA
9 1 (0.46%) MicroStrategy
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