The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 27 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 11 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -7
Contract jobs citing J2EE 58 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 12.61% 3.58% 2.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.25% 15.06% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 9
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% +22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £30.30 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £35.62 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £33.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +3.84%
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
160 166 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 34.78% 23.78% 18.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 81 38
Average daily rate £400 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 13
Average hourly rate £36.00 £33.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £22.99 £27.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.80 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

J2EE Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Brentwood +1 15 £265 - 1
Basildon +6 12 £325 -
Chelmsford - - - - 1
Colchester - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing J2EE also 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 that cited J2EE.

1 85 (86.73%) Java
2 69 (70.41%) HTML
3 61 (62.24%) Web Services
4 59 (60.20%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (59.18%) SQL
6 55 (56.12%) XML
7 54 (55.10%) HTML5
8 44 (44.90%) TopLink
9 42 (42.86%) JavaScript
10 40 (40.82%) SOAP
11 36 (36.73%) Windows
11 36 (36.73%) SQL Server
11 36 (36.73%) TDD
12 35 (35.71%) Solaris
13 33 (33.67%) CSS
14 28 (28.57%) Content Management
15 26 (26.53%) Ajax
16 25 (25.51%) Oracle
16 25 (25.51%) Linux
16 25 (25.51%) UNIX
16 25 (25.51%) Relational Database
17 23 (23.47%) XHTML
18 22 (22.45%) JSF
18 22 (22.45%) WebSphere
19 21 (21.43%) Validation
20 20 (20.41%) Marketing
20 20 (20.41%) REST
20 20 (20.41%) IBM
20 20 (20.41%) Ant
21 19 (19.39%) OO

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing J2EE also 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 that cited J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (22.45%) WebSphere
2 14 (14.29%) CMS
3 11 (11.22%) WebLogic Portal
3 11 (11.22%) WebLogic
3 11 (11.22%) Apache
4 4 (4.08%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.02%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.02%) AWD
2 1 (1.02%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) DNS
2 2 (2.04%) HTTP
3 1 (1.02%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 25 (25.51%) Relational Database
3 11 (11.22%) MySQL
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.02%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (20.41%) Ant
2 17 (17.35%) Eclipse
2 17 (17.35%) SoapUI
3 12 (12.24%) AccuRev
4 11 (11.22%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 5 (5.10%) JUnit
6 1 (1.02%) JIRA
General
1 20 (20.41%) Marketing
2 14 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.08%) Automotive
3 4 (4.08%) Legal
4 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.02%) Finance
Job Titles
1 84 (85.71%) Developer
2 65 (66.33%) Java Developer
3 36 (36.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 14 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 14 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
4 14 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (6.12%) AWS Developer
8 3 (3.06%) Architect
8 3 (3.06%) SQL Developer
8 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (2.04%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.04%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.04%) Mid-Level Java Developer
9 2 (2.04%) HTML Developer
10 1 (1.02%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.02%) Java Web Developer
10 1 (1.02%) Designer
10 1 (1.02%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (70.41%) HTML
2 61 (62.24%) Web Services
3 55 (56.12%) XML
4 54 (55.10%) HTML5
5 44 (44.90%) TopLink
6 40 (40.82%) SOAP
7 33 (33.67%) CSS
8 26 (26.53%) Ajax
9 23 (23.47%) XHTML
10 22 (22.45%) JSF
11 20 (20.41%) REST
12 17 (17.35%) JAX-RS
12 17 (17.35%) JAX-WS
12 17 (17.35%) PrimeFaces
13 16 (16.33%) Hibernate
14 11 (11.22%) JAXB
15 10 (10.20%) JSP
16 8 (8.16%) XSLT
17 7 (7.14%) Middleware
18 4 (4.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.06%) Web 2.0
1 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.02%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 36 (36.73%) Windows
2 35 (35.71%) Solaris
3 25 (25.51%) Linux
3 25 (25.51%) UNIX
4 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (60.20%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (36.73%) TDD
3 28 (28.57%) Content Management
4 21 (21.43%) Validation
5 19 (19.39%) OO
5 19 (19.39%) Scrum
6 18 (18.37%) Use Case
6 18 (18.37%) Digital Marketing
6 18 (18.37%) User Stories
7 17 (17.35%) RUP
8 14 (14.29%) B2C
8 14 (14.29%) Web Development
9 9 (9.18%) UML
10 7 (7.14%) OOD
10 7 (7.14%) SOA
11 4 (4.08%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.06%) Analytics
12 3 (3.06%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.06%) RAD
12 3 (3.06%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 85 (86.73%) Java
2 58 (59.18%) SQL
3 42 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.16%) PHP
4 8 (8.16%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.22%) SC Cleared
1 11 (11.22%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (25.51%) Oracle
2 20 (20.41%) IBM
3 15 (15.31%) FatWire
4 11 (11.22%) BEA
5 9 (9.18%) Sun
6 7 (7.14%) Adobe
7 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.04%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.02%) Omniture
9 1 (1.02%) Google
Brentwood, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
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