The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had Java/J2EE Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java J2EE Developer
Rank - 42 62
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 0 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 2.67% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.76% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +23.52%
Java/J2EE Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
412 507 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 98.33% 96.57% 90.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 271 242
Median daily rate £325 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £218 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 73 59
Median hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Essex region that featured Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Java/J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Java/J2EE Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Java/J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Java/J2EE Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) J2EE
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) TDD
2 12 (75.00%) JSF
2 12 (75.00%) TopLink
2 12 (75.00%) AccuRev
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) SOAP
2 12 (75.00%) Web Services
2 12 (75.00%) XML
2 12 (75.00%) HTML5
2 12 (75.00%) REST
3 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
4 9 (56.25%) PrimeFaces
5 6 (37.50%) Automotive
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
7 4 (25.00%) zOS
7 4 (25.00%) DB2
8 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 2 (12.50%) B2C
9 2 (12.50%) Java EE
9 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (12.50%) Marketing
10 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
10 1 (6.25%) Web Development
10 1 (6.25%) Telecoms

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
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 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) AccuRev
General
1 6 (37.50%) Automotive
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) J2EE
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) HTML5
2 12 (75.00%) JSF
2 12 (75.00%) REST
2 12 (75.00%) SOAP
2 12 (75.00%) TopLink
2 12 (75.00%) Web Services
2 12 (75.00%) XML
3 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
4 9 (56.25%) PrimeFaces
5 2 (12.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) B2C
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript