The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 29 13 28
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Contract jobs citing J2EE 24 51 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.88% 8.96% 7.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.76% 30.91% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 27
Median daily rate £421 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 3
Median hourly rate £42.42 £36.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% +3.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.42 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% +4.28%
J2EE
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
101 165 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 24.75% 29.00% 32.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 108 123
Median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £319 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +3.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.45 £31.80 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.08 £42.60 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Essex

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Southend-on-Sea -1 3 £590 +7.27%
Brentwood +6 2 £375 -11.76%
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 37 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (57.14%) Java
3 29 (51.79%) SOA
4 28 (50.00%) Marketing
5 25 (44.64%) Digital Marketing
5 25 (44.64%) Open Source
6 22 (39.29%) .NET
6 22 (39.29%) Zachman Framework
6 22 (39.29%) TOGAF
6 22 (39.29%) Social Media
6 22 (39.29%) Big Data
7 20 (35.71%) Adobe
8 18 (32.14%) Oracle
8 18 (32.14%) Linux
9 17 (30.36%) OO
10 16 (28.57%) SMS
10 16 (28.57%) Legal
10 16 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
10 16 (28.57%) Analytics
11 15 (26.79%) Big Data Analytics
11 15 (26.79%) Data Analytics
11 15 (26.79%) Virtual Team
11 15 (26.79%) Enterprise Architecture
11 15 (26.79%) Apache
12 14 (25.00%) Adobe Campaign
12 14 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 13 (23.21%) TDD
14 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (19.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 11 (19.64%) Jenkins

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 15 (26.79%) Apache
2 14 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 11 (19.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (17.86%) WebLogic
5 9 (16.07%) JBoss
6 6 (10.71%) WebSphere
7 5 (8.93%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (3.57%) Mule
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.79%) IIS
9 1 (1.79%) Jetty
9 1 (1.79%) Mongrel
9 1 (1.79%) nginx
9 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Office
2 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
1 2 (3.57%) Yammer
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.79%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) SMS
2 10 (17.86%) HTTP
2 10 (17.86%) SSL
2 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.14%) DNS
4 2 (3.57%) Firewall
5 1 (1.79%) DHCP
5 1 (1.79%) FTP
5 1 (1.79%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (39.29%) Big Data
2 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.93%) Essbase
4 5 (8.93%) MS Access
5 3 (5.36%) DB2
6 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.79%) MySQL
6 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.07%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.07%) Subversion
3 5 (8.93%) AccuRev
4 2 (3.57%) Ant
4 2 (3.57%) Maven
5 1 (1.79%) Travis CI
General
1 28 (50.00%) Marketing
2 16 (28.57%) Legal
3 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.14%) Finance
5 2 (3.57%) Electronics
5 2 (3.57%) Retail
5 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Architect
2 22 (39.29%) Digital Architect
2 22 (39.29%) Digital Marketing Architect
3 13 (23.21%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (21.43%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 11 (19.64%) IT Architect
6 9 (16.07%) Developer
7 8 (14.29%) Analyst
8 7 (12.50%) Java Developer
8 7 (12.50%) Support Analyst
9 6 (10.71%) J2EE Architect
10 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (8.93%) TOGAF Architect
11 4 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
11 4 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 3 (5.36%) Applications Support Analyst
12 3 (5.36%) Help Desk Analyst
12 3 (5.36%) Help Desk Support
12 3 (5.36%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (39.29%) .NET
2 11 (19.64%) Middleware
3 9 (16.07%) Web Services
4 7 (12.50%) SOAP
5 5 (8.93%) JAX-WS
5 5 (8.93%) JMS
5 5 (8.93%) JPA
6 4 (7.14%) REST
7 2 (3.57%) Ajax
7 2 (3.57%) Apache Camel
7 2 (3.57%) CSS
7 2 (3.57%) HTML
7 2 (3.57%) HTML5
7 2 (3.57%) JSP
7 2 (3.57%) LESS
7 2 (3.57%) RESTful
7 2 (3.57%) Sass
7 2 (3.57%) XHTML
7 2 (3.57%) XML
8 1 (1.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (39.29%) Social Media
2 15 (26.79%) Virtual Team
3 8 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 8 (14.29%) Mainframe
4 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (12.50%) Unix
4 5 (8.93%) Solaris
4 5 (8.93%) Windows
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (51.79%) SOA
3 25 (44.64%) Digital Marketing
3 25 (44.64%) Open Source
4 22 (39.29%) TOGAF
4 22 (39.29%) Zachman Framework
5 17 (30.36%) OO
6 16 (28.57%) Analytics
6 16 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
7 15 (26.79%) Big Data Analytics
7 15 (26.79%) Data Analytics
7 15 (26.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (23.21%) TDD
9 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (19.64%) Configuration Management
10 11 (19.64%) Scrum
11 10 (17.86%) DevOps
11 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
12 9 (16.07%) Kanban
12 9 (16.07%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 32 (57.14%) Java
2 7 (12.50%) Perl
3 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
3 5 (8.93%) VB
4 4 (7.14%) COBOL
5 2 (3.57%) C
5 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Degree
1 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) Puppet
2 10 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.57%) Ansible
4 1 (1.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (35.71%) Adobe
2 18 (32.14%) Oracle
3 11 (19.64%) WSO2
4 7 (12.50%) IBM
5 5 (8.93%) BEA
6 4 (7.14%) SAP
7 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.57%) Infor
8 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.57%) webMethods
9 1 (1.79%) Google
9 1 (1.79%) VMware
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