The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 475 449 389
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -60
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 95 93 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.20% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.22% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 71 109
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£325 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £32.50
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45677 43067 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28255 25820 27968
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1987 2538
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.24 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £41.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Java/J2EE Developer
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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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -12 32 £450 +12.50% 16
South East -6 20 £325 -7.14% 2
Yorkshire +13 11 £275 +3.77% 4
East of England - 11 £280 - 5
West Midlands -5 10 £320 -17.41% 2
East Midlands +5 8 £273 -19.25% 2
North West -6 6 £394 +12.50% 10
South West -27 6 £325 -19.75% 4
North East - - - -
Java/J2EE Developer
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Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 210 (100.00%) Java
1 210 (100.00%) J2EE
2 154 (73.33%) Spring
3 105 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 86 (40.95%) JavaScript
5 84 (40.00%) jQuery
6 70 (33.33%) Oracle
6 70 (33.33%) JSP
7 66 (31.43%) HTML
8 62 (29.52%) SQL
9 61 (29.05%) XML
10 59 (28.10%) CSS
10 59 (28.10%) Maven
11 57 (27.14%) Web Services
12 54 (25.71%) MVC
13 46 (21.90%) Eclipse
14 45 (21.43%) JUnit
15 44 (20.95%) Tomcat
16 42 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
17 40 (19.05%) Subversion
17 40 (19.05%) Spring MVC
18 39 (18.57%) Linux
18 39 (18.57%) Struts
19 37 (17.62%) Finance
20 36 (17.14%) OO
21 35 (16.67%) UNIX
22 34 (16.19%) SOAP
23 32 (15.24%) REST
24 31 (14.76%) WebLogic
25 30 (14.29%) Ant

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 44 (20.95%) Tomcat
2 31 (14.76%) WebLogic
3 25 (11.90%) Apache
4 22 (10.48%) WebSphere
5 14 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
6 9 (4.29%) AquaLogic
7 5 (2.38%) Adobe CQ
7 5 (2.38%) Apache Solr
7 5 (2.38%) AquaLogic Service Bus
7 5 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.38%) MQSeries
7 5 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (1.90%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.95%) Mule
9 2 (0.95%) CMS
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.48%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.48%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.43%) RiskWrite
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.95%) GitHub
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.81%) Internet
2 5 (2.38%) HTTP
3 2 (0.95%) SSL
4 1 (0.48%) LDAP
4 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.48%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.38%) MySQL
2 23 (10.95%) SQL Server
3 21 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 16 (7.62%) Oracle Database
5 13 (6.19%) RDBMS
6 8 (3.81%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.90%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.48%) DB2
9 1 (0.48%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.48%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.48%) Redis
9 1 (0.48%) Big Data
9 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 59 (28.10%) Maven
2 46 (21.90%) Eclipse
3 45 (21.43%) JUnit
4 40 (19.05%) Subversion
5 30 (14.29%) Ant
6 11 (5.24%) Jenkins
7 10 (4.76%) Git (software)
7 10 (4.76%) Mockito
8 8 (3.81%) Selenium
9 7 (3.33%) Log4j
10 6 (2.86%) JIRA
11 4 (1.90%) DbUnit
12 3 (1.43%) TestNG
13 2 (0.95%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.95%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.95%) Hudson
13 2 (0.95%) Rational Application Developer
14 1 (0.48%) Trac
14 1 (0.48%) Rational DOORS
14 1 (0.48%) Hamcrest
General
1 37 (17.62%) Finance
2 18 (8.57%) Banking
3 12 (5.71%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.81%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.33%) Back Office
6 6 (2.86%) Retail
7 3 (1.43%) German Language
7 3 (1.43%) Advertising
7 3 (1.43%) Games
8 2 (0.95%) Front Office
8 2 (0.95%) Marketing
9 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.48%) Local Government
9 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.48%) Electronics
9 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.48%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (100.00%) J2EE
2 154 (73.33%) Spring
3 105 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 84 (40.00%) jQuery
5 70 (33.33%) JSP
6 66 (31.43%) HTML
7 61 (29.05%) XML
8 59 (28.10%) CSS
9 57 (27.14%) Web Services
10 40 (19.05%) Spring MVC
11 39 (18.57%) Struts
12 34 (16.19%) SOAP
13 32 (15.24%) REST
14 28 (13.33%) Java EE
14 28 (13.33%) Servlets
15 27 (12.86%) JMS
16 23 (10.95%) JPA
17 20 (9.52%) Ajax
18 19 (9.05%) JSF
19 18 (8.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.24%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.81%) W3C
3 7 (3.33%) Web 2.0
3 7 (3.33%) Open Source
3 7 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.86%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.43%) Mobile Games
5 3 (1.43%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.95%) Market Risk
6 2 (0.95%) Clustering
6 2 (0.95%) Derivative
7 1 (0.48%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.48%) DTV
7 1 (0.48%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.48%) iSeries
7 1 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.57%) Linux
2 35 (16.67%) UNIX
3 12 (5.71%) Solaris
4 4 (1.90%) HPUX
4 4 (1.90%) Android
5 3 (1.43%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.95%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.71%) MVC
2 42 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (17.14%) OO
4 29 (13.81%) TDD
5 24 (11.43%) Scrum
6 23 (10.95%) SOA
7 17 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (7.62%) Unit Testing
9 15 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 14 (6.67%) BDD
11 13 (6.19%) OOA/OOD
12 11 (5.24%) Software Engineering
13 9 (4.29%) OOD
14 8 (3.81%) UML
14 8 (3.81%) OOP
14 8 (3.81%) Multithreading
15 7 (3.33%) Web Development
16 6 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
16 6 (2.86%) Build Automation
17 5 (2.38%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 210 (100.00%) Java
2 86 (40.95%) JavaScript
3 62 (29.52%) SQL
4 17 (8.10%) Shell Script
5 12 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 10 (4.76%) XPath
7 9 (4.29%) Scala
8 7 (3.33%) Groovy
9 6 (2.86%) Korn
10 5 (2.38%) Bourne shell
10 5 (2.38%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.38%) C
11 4 (1.90%) C++
12 3 (1.43%) Perl
13 2 (0.95%) C#
13 2 (0.95%) Ruby
14 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.48%) Golang
14 1 (0.48%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (7.62%) Degree
2 11 (5.24%) Sun Certification
3 8 (3.81%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.95%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 70 (33.33%) Oracle
2 16 (7.62%) JBoss
3 13 (6.19%) Sun
4 9 (4.29%) IBM
5 6 (2.86%) hybris
6 4 (1.90%) Sybase
6 4 (1.90%) Interwoven
6 4 (1.90%) FatWire
6 4 (1.90%) Endeca
7 3 (1.43%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.95%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.95%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.48%) Google
9 1 (0.48%) Alterian
9 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.48%) Adobe
9 1 (0.48%) SAP
9 1 (0.48%) HP
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