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 January 2015 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 486 436 401
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 69 98 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.24% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 55 59
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £269 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £319 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £29.50 £32.00 £46.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% -31.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £32.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-7.81% -31.18%
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
42723 41204 38282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.58% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27234 25076 22174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1689 1858 2324
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 January 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Java/J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 January 2015. 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 +15 40 £420 +10.09% 15
East of England 0 9 £313 -26.47% 5
South East -29 8 £306 +2.08% 11
North West -22 6 £325 -13.33% 11
Yorkshire -16 2 £360 +1.05% 3
South West -23 2 - - 2
East Midlands +6 1 - - 2
West Midlands -8 1 £325 +32.65% 1
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 182 (100.00%) Java
1 182 (100.00%) J2EE
2 109 (59.89%) Spring
3 99 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (44.51%) HTML
5 74 (40.66%) XML
6 72 (39.56%) Hibernate
7 64 (35.16%) Web Services
8 62 (34.07%) TDD
9 58 (31.87%) JavaScript
10 53 (29.12%) CSS
11 50 (27.47%) Oracle
12 48 (26.37%) MVC
13 44 (24.18%) SQL
14 41 (22.53%) JSP
15 39 (21.43%) OO
16 38 (20.88%) Spring MVC
17 37 (20.33%) Scrum
18 33 (18.13%) REST
19 30 (16.48%) Linux
20 29 (15.93%) jQuery
20 29 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
21 27 (14.84%) SOA
21 27 (14.84%) Struts
21 27 (14.84%) JUnit
22 25 (13.74%) Security Cleared
23 24 (13.19%) JPA
23 24 (13.19%) XSD
24 23 (12.64%) Servlets
24 23 (12.64%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 17 (9.34%) WebSphere
2 16 (8.79%) CMS
3 13 (7.14%) Apache
3 13 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 11 (6.04%) Adobe CQ
4 11 (6.04%) WebLogic
5 8 (4.40%) JBoss
6 5 (2.75%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.65%) Magnolia
7 3 (1.65%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.10%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.10%) MQSI
8 2 (1.10%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.10%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.55%) Node.js
9 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.55%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.40%) SNMP
2 7 (3.85%) Internet
3 6 (3.30%) HTTP
4 1 (0.55%) LDAP
4 1 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.44%) Relational Database
2 11 (6.04%) SQL Server
3 10 (5.49%) RDBMS
4 8 (4.40%) MySQL
5 7 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.75%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.65%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.65%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.10%) Informix
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.10%) DB2
8 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.10%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.55%) Big Data
9 1 (0.55%) Redis
9 1 (0.55%) Riak
9 1 (0.55%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 27 (14.84%) JUnit
2 23 (12.64%) Maven
3 21 (11.54%) Eclipse
4 19 (10.44%) Subversion
5 15 (8.24%) Ant
6 12 (6.59%) Jenkins
7 9 (4.95%) JIRA
8 7 (3.85%) Git (software)
9 6 (3.30%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.75%) Mockito
10 5 (2.75%) Selenium
11 4 (2.20%) Hudson
12 3 (1.65%) Log4j
13 2 (1.10%) Introscope
13 2 (1.10%) ClearQuest
13 2 (1.10%) Toad
13 2 (1.10%) ClearCase
13 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.10%) EasyMock
13 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (12.64%) Finance
2 15 (8.24%) Retail
3 12 (6.59%) Marketing
3 12 (6.59%) Banking
4 9 (4.95%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.20%) Publishing
6 3 (1.65%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.65%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.10%) Electronics
7 2 (1.10%) Advertising
7 2 (1.10%) Games
8 1 (0.55%) iGaming
8 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.55%) Front Office
8 1 (0.55%) Back Office
8 1 (0.55%) Automotive
8 1 (0.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (100.00%) J2EE
2 109 (59.89%) Spring
3 81 (44.51%) HTML
4 74 (40.66%) XML
5 72 (39.56%) Hibernate
6 64 (35.16%) Web Services
7 53 (29.12%) CSS
8 41 (22.53%) JSP
9 38 (20.88%) Spring MVC
10 33 (18.13%) REST
11 29 (15.93%) jQuery
12 27 (14.84%) Struts
13 24 (13.19%) JPA
13 24 (13.19%) XSD
14 23 (12.64%) Servlets
14 23 (12.64%) SOAP
15 22 (12.09%) Ajax
16 19 (10.44%) JMS
17 17 (9.34%) AngularJS
17 17 (9.34%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.49%) Open Source
2 4 (2.20%) N-Tier
2 4 (2.20%) Smart Meter
2 4 (2.20%) User Experience
3 3 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.65%) Web 2.0
3 3 (1.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.10%) DTV
4 2 (1.10%) Online Banking
4 2 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.55%) Statistics
5 1 (0.55%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.55%) iSeries
5 1 (0.55%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.55%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.48%) Linux
2 21 (11.54%) UNIX
3 10 (5.49%) Solaris
4 7 (3.85%) Windows
5 4 (2.20%) Android
6 3 (1.65%) HPUX
7 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.55%) SUSE
8 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (34.07%) TDD
3 48 (26.37%) MVC
4 39 (21.43%) OO
5 37 (20.33%) Scrum
6 29 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (14.84%) SOA
8 19 (10.44%) E-Commerce
9 17 (9.34%) UML
10 16 (8.79%) BDD
11 15 (8.24%) User Stories
12 13 (7.14%) Software Engineering
13 12 (6.59%) Content Management
13 12 (6.59%) Multithreading
14 8 (4.40%) E-business
14 8 (4.40%) B2B
15 7 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
15 7 (3.85%) RAD
16 6 (3.30%) OOP
16 6 (3.30%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 182 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (31.87%) JavaScript
3 44 (24.18%) SQL
4 14 (7.69%) Groovy
5 8 (4.40%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.20%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.20%) Python
6 4 (2.20%) C#
6 4 (2.20%) XPath
7 2 (1.10%) C
7 2 (1.10%) C++
7 2 (1.10%) Ruby
8 1 (0.55%) Scala
8 1 (0.55%) COBOL
8 1 (0.55%) Perl
8 1 (0.55%) PHP
8 1 (0.55%) ECMAScript
8 1 (0.55%) JCL
Qualifications
1 25 (13.74%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.34%) DV Cleared
3 9 (4.95%) Degree
4 8 (4.40%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.85%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.10%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.04%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.10%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (1.65%) Puppet
2 1 (0.55%) Graphite
2 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 50 (27.47%) Oracle
2 14 (7.69%) IBM
3 8 (4.40%) Adobe
4 4 (2.20%) Sun
4 4 (2.20%) FatWire
5 3 (1.65%) Sybase
5 3 (1.65%) Interwoven
5 3 (1.65%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.10%) BEA
6 2 (1.10%) ILOG
6 2 (1.10%) Compuware
6 2 (1.10%) HP
6 2 (1.10%) SAP
6 2 (1.10%) Perforce
7 1 (0.55%) Sencha
7 1 (0.55%) Google
7 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.55%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (0.55%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.55%) Red Hat
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