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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 21 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Contract jobs citing J2EE 41 32 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.53% 6.49% 3.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.70% 24.62% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £259 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 8
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.50 £28.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.73 £28.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.40 £32.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
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
166 130 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 26.43% 26.37% 28.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 77 75
Average daily rate £400 £425 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +60.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £280 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £460 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 22
Average hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £25.00 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Basildon +1 17 £370 -24.10% 2
Brentwood -3 5 £395 +66.31%
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £600 -
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 79 (80.61%) Java
2 73 (74.49%) HTML
3 59 (60.20%) Web Services
4 55 (56.12%) XML
4 55 (56.12%) HTML5
5 54 (55.10%) SQL
6 53 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (40.82%) TopLink
7 40 (40.82%) SOAP
8 39 (39.80%) JavaScript
9 32 (32.65%) SQL Server
9 32 (32.65%) CSS
10 30 (30.61%) UNIX
10 30 (30.61%) TDD
11 29 (29.59%) Windows
11 29 (29.59%) Solaris
11 29 (29.59%) Linux
12 27 (27.55%) Ajax
13 26 (26.53%) Content Management
13 26 (26.53%) Hibernate
13 26 (26.53%) WebSphere
13 26 (26.53%) Ant
13 26 (26.53%) Relational Database
14 24 (24.49%) OO
14 24 (24.49%) IBM
14 24 (24.49%) JSF
15 22 (22.45%) XHTML
16 19 (19.39%) JSP
16 19 (19.39%) REST
17 18 (18.37%) Eclipse

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 26 (26.53%) WebSphere
2 9 (9.18%) CMS
3 8 (8.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (7.14%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.10%) Mule
6 3 (3.06%) Mule ESB
6 3 (3.06%) Apache
6 3 (3.06%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.02%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.16%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (1.02%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 26 (26.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (1.02%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 26 (26.53%) Ant
2 18 (18.37%) Eclipse
3 16 (16.33%) AccuRev
3 16 (16.33%) SoapUI
4 8 (8.16%) JUnit
5 4 (4.08%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 18 (18.37%) Marketing
2 15 (15.31%) Manufacturing
3 10 (10.20%) Automotive
4 5 (5.10%) Finance
5 3 (3.06%) Legal
6 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.02%) Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (84.69%) Developer
2 65 (66.33%) Java Developer
3 34 (34.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 13 (13.27%) J2EE Developer
4 13 (13.27%) Senior Java Developer
4 13 (13.27%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Architect
6 6 (6.12%) Technical Architect
6 6 (6.12%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (5.10%) AWS Developer
8 3 (3.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.04%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.04%) Analyst
9 2 (2.04%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.04%) Applications Manager
9 2 (2.04%) SQL Developer
9 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Developer
10 1 (1.02%) UNIX Engineer
10 1 (1.02%) Analyst Developer
10 1 (1.02%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (74.49%) HTML
2 59 (60.20%) Web Services
3 55 (56.12%) XML
3 55 (56.12%) HTML5
4 40 (40.82%) TopLink
4 40 (40.82%) SOAP
5 32 (32.65%) CSS
6 27 (27.55%) Ajax
7 26 (26.53%) Hibernate
8 24 (24.49%) JSF
9 22 (22.45%) XHTML
10 19 (19.39%) JSP
10 19 (19.39%) REST
11 17 (17.35%) EclipseLink
12 14 (14.29%) PrimeFaces
12 14 (14.29%) JAX-RS
12 14 (14.29%) JAX-WS
12 14 (14.29%) Struts
13 5 (5.10%) Servlets
13 5 (5.10%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Web 2.0
2 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.02%) Social Media
4 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.61%) UNIX
2 29 (29.59%) Windows
2 29 (29.59%) Solaris
2 29 (29.59%) Linux
3 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.61%) TDD
3 26 (26.53%) Content Management
4 24 (24.49%) OO
5 16 (16.33%) Digital Marketing
6 15 (15.31%) Scrum
6 15 (15.31%) User Stories
7 14 (14.29%) Use Case
8 13 (13.27%) RUP
9 12 (12.24%) SOA
9 12 (12.24%) Validation
9 12 (12.24%) Analytics
10 10 (10.20%) B2C
11 8 (8.16%) SEO
12 7 (7.14%) RAD
12 7 (7.14%) CRM
13 6 (6.12%) Technical Architecture
14 4 (4.08%) Web Development
14 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
15 3 (3.06%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (80.61%) Java
2 54 (55.10%) SQL
3 39 (39.80%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.10%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.08%) Perl
6 2 (2.04%) PHP
6 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.02%) Ruby
7 1 (1.02%) Scala
7 1 (1.02%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.04%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.02%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (24.49%) IBM
2 14 (14.29%) FatWire
3 9 (9.18%) Google
4 8 (8.16%) Oracle
4 8 (8.16%) Adobe
5 7 (7.14%) Omniture
6 4 (4.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.06%) BEA
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