The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 57 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Java EE 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.21% 0.16% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 0.61% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £500 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
Java EE
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
100 165 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 20.66% 26.27% 26.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 101 77
Median daily rate £313 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £245 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £583 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 16
Median hourly rate £31.90 £38.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.05% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £24.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.83 £42.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Java EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Java EE Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 9 (75.00%) zOS
3 9 (75.00%) DB2
4 7 (58.33%) J2EE
5 5 (41.67%) Java
5 5 (41.67%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) UML
6 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (16.67%) SQR
7 2 (16.67%) SOA
7 2 (16.67%) B2C
7 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
7 2 (16.67%) Automotive
7 2 (16.67%) Marketing
7 2 (16.67%) SDLC
8 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
8 1 (8.33%) Rally
8 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
8 1 (8.33%) LoadUI
8 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (8.33%) PrimeFaces
8 1 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (8.33%) HTML5
8 1 (8.33%) SoapUI

Java EE
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 10 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) DB2
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) LoadUI
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Database Developer
5 2 (16.67%) DB2 Developer
5 2 (16.67%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (16.67%) z/OS Developer
6 1 (8.33%) J2EE Web Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) J2EE
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) JPA
4 1 (8.33%) JSF
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware
4 1 (8.33%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) zOS
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) B2C
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (8.33%) Code Coverage
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) SQR
4 1 (8.33%) Groovy
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) CA
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Rally