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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 19 10 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Contract jobs citing J2EE 32 59 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.53% 11.41% 7.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.03% 46.09% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 13
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £235 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £425 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £418 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 4
Median hourly rate £34.95 £36.67 £40.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.69% -9.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £31.51 £38.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.81 £42.00 £43.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
78 128 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.35% 24.76% 37.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 74 100
Median daily rate £358 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £583 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £33.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £31.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.96 £42.00 £39.50
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 28 September 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 28 September 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 7 £565 -5.83%
Brentwood +9 4 - - 2
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 54 (70.13%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (58.44%) Java
3 33 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 25 (32.47%) Web Services
5 24 (31.17%) Marketing
6 23 (29.87%) TDD
7 20 (25.97%) Digital Marketing
7 20 (25.97%) SOA
8 19 (24.68%) SOAP
8 19 (24.68%) DB2
8 19 (24.68%) REST
9 18 (23.38%) AccuRev
9 18 (23.38%) Open Source
9 18 (23.38%) Oracle
9 18 (23.38%) JSF
10 17 (22.08%) WebSphere
10 17 (22.08%) HTML
10 17 (22.08%) HTML5
11 16 (20.78%) XML
11 16 (20.78%) Apache
11 16 (20.78%) TopLink
12 15 (19.48%) Zachman Framework
12 15 (19.48%) TOGAF
12 15 (19.48%) Social Media
12 15 (19.48%) Big Data
13 14 (18.18%) PrimeFaces
13 14 (18.18%) AngularJS
13 14 (18.18%) Linux
13 14 (18.18%) .NET
14 13 (16.88%) Adobe

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 17 (22.08%) WebSphere
2 16 (20.78%) Apache
3 11 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 9 (11.69%) JBoss
5 8 (10.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
1 8 (10.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.60%) Office 365
1 2 (2.60%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.99%) SMS
2 9 (11.69%) HTTP
2 9 (11.69%) SSL
2 9 (11.69%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.19%) DNS
4 2 (2.60%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 19 (24.68%) DB2
3 15 (19.48%) Big Data
4 9 (11.69%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.49%) Essbase
5 5 (6.49%) MS Access
6 2 (2.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (23.38%) AccuRev
2 9 (11.69%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.69%) Jenkins
2 9 (11.69%) Subversion
3 1 (1.30%) Ant
General
1 24 (31.17%) Marketing
2 10 (12.99%) Automotive
2 10 (12.99%) Legal
3 5 (6.49%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.60%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) Finance
5 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (44.16%) Developer
2 25 (32.47%) Java Developer
3 24 (31.17%) J2EE Developer
4 16 (20.78%) Architect
4 16 (20.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 15 (19.48%) Digital Architect
6 11 (14.29%) Analyst
7 9 (11.69%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (10.39%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 7 (9.09%) IT Architect
9 7 (9.09%) Support Analyst
10 6 (7.79%) Angular Developer
10 6 (7.79%) HTML Developer
10 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (7.79%) J2EE Architect
11 5 (6.49%) TOGAF Architect
11 5 (6.49%) WebSphere Developer
12 4 (5.19%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
12 4 (5.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 4 (5.19%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.47%) Web Services
2 19 (24.68%) REST
2 19 (24.68%) SOAP
3 18 (23.38%) JSF
4 17 (22.08%) HTML
4 17 (22.08%) HTML5
5 16 (20.78%) TopLink
5 16 (20.78%) XML
6 14 (18.18%) .NET
6 14 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 14 (18.18%) PrimeFaces
7 11 (14.29%) Middleware
8 7 (9.09%) Java EE
9 6 (7.79%) JPA
10 4 (5.19%) JAX-WS
10 4 (5.19%) JMS
11 3 (3.90%) CSS
12 2 (2.60%) Hibernate
13 1 (1.30%) Ajax
13 1 (1.30%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Social Media
2 9 (11.69%) Virtual Team
3 8 (10.39%) Client/Server
3 8 (10.39%) Mainframe
4 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.18%) Linux
2 9 (11.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (11.69%) zOS
3 8 (10.39%) Unix
4 7 (9.09%) Solaris
4 7 (9.09%) Windows
5 5 (6.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (70.13%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.87%) TDD
3 20 (25.97%) Digital Marketing
3 20 (25.97%) SOA
4 18 (23.38%) Open Source
5 15 (19.48%) TOGAF
5 15 (19.48%) Zachman Framework
6 10 (12.99%) Analytics
6 10 (12.99%) Business Analysis
6 10 (12.99%) OO
6 10 (12.99%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (11.69%) Big Data Analytics
7 9 (11.69%) Configuration Management
7 9 (11.69%) Data Analytics
7 9 (11.69%) DevOps
7 9 (11.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (11.69%) Microservices
7 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
8 8 (10.39%) Data Analysis
8 8 (10.39%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (58.44%) Java
2 12 (15.58%) SQL
3 7 (9.09%) Perl
3 7 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 6 (7.79%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.49%) VB
6 4 (5.19%) COBOL
7 2 (2.60%) C
7 2 (2.60%) Python
7 2 (2.60%) SQR
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (11.69%) Puppet
2 2 (2.60%) Ansible
3 1 (1.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Oracle
2 13 (16.88%) Adobe
3 9 (11.69%) WSO2
4 7 (9.09%) BEA
5 5 (6.49%) IBM
6 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.90%) webMethods
7 2 (2.60%) Infor
7 2 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.60%) SAP