The table below looks at the statistics for the J2EE Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
J2EE Developer
Rank 384 370 360
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 19 25 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.086% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 28
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£375 £400 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £317
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +22.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
J2EE Developer
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20445 21023 20332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.91% 92.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14135 14816 13711
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 371 455
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

J2EE Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

J2EE Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

J2EE Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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
Canary Wharf - 3 £350 -
City of London +2 1 £525 +31.25% 1
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Java
1 44 (100.00%) J2EE
2 25 (56.82%) Spring
3 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (45.45%) Oracle
5 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
6 15 (34.09%) HTML
7 14 (31.82%) Web Services
7 14 (31.82%) OO
7 14 (31.82%) DV Cleared
8 13 (29.55%) JPA
8 13 (29.55%) Finance
8 13 (29.55%) Hibernate
9 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 10 (22.73%) TDD
11 9 (20.45%) CSS
12 8 (18.18%) MVC
12 8 (18.18%) Maven
13 7 (15.91%) Retail
13 7 (15.91%) Spring MVC
13 7 (15.91%) Oracle ADF
13 7 (15.91%) WebLogic
14 6 (13.64%) JUnit
14 6 (13.64%) RAD
14 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
14 6 (13.64%) DevOps
14 6 (13.64%) HTML5
14 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (13.64%) Dojo
14 6 (13.64%) Oracle Application Server

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.91%) WebLogic
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (11.36%) JBoss
4 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 3 (6.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (6.82%) CMS
6 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.27%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Couchbase
2 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Maven
2 6 (13.64%) JUnit
3 3 (6.82%) Mockito
3 3 (6.82%) Ant
4 2 (4.55%) NUnit
4 2 (4.55%) Moq
4 2 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.27%) IntelliJ
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Retail
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.55%) Front Office
6 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) J2EE
2 25 (56.82%) Spring
3 15 (34.09%) HTML
4 14 (31.82%) Web Services
5 13 (29.55%) JPA
5 13 (29.55%) Hibernate
6 9 (20.45%) CSS
7 7 (15.91%) Spring MVC
7 7 (15.91%) Oracle ADF
8 6 (13.64%) HTML5
8 6 (13.64%) Dojo
9 5 (11.36%) JSF
9 5 (11.36%) Drools
9 5 (11.36%) JSP
9 5 (11.36%) Servlets
10 4 (9.09%) JSTL
11 3 (6.82%) JSR 170
11 3 (6.82%) EJB
11 3 (6.82%) JDBC
12 2 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (6.82%) Fixed Income
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Open Source
3 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) UNIX
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) OO
3 10 (22.73%) TDD
4 8 (18.18%) MVC
5 6 (13.64%) RAD
5 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 6 (13.64%) DevOps
5 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.09%) Scrum
6 4 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.82%) SOA
7 3 (6.82%) OOP
8 2 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (4.55%) UML
8 2 (4.55%) OOD
8 2 (4.55%) Change Management
8 2 (4.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.09%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) Groovy
5 1 (2.27%) Ruby
5 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
2 14 (31.82%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) GridGain
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) IBM
3 3 (6.82%) Adobe
4 1 (2.27%) Axway
4 1 (2.27%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.27%) Sybase
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Michael Bailey Associates
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