The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had J2EE Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
J2EE Developer
England / London
Rank 379 381 364
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 25 17 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.083% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.087% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 25
Median daily rate £466 £438 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% +12.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £348 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £471 £542
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.18

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
18379 19532 20026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.86% 95.16% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13143 13698 14273
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 305 351
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.47% +2.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £10.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.26 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 16 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -6 2 £456 - 1
Westminster - 2 £543 -
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 London region featuring J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) J2EE
2 55 (98.21%) Java
3 40 (71.43%) Spring
4 33 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (48.21%) Oracle
6 22 (39.29%) Web Services
6 22 (39.29%) REST
7 20 (35.71%) SOA
8 17 (30.36%) Finance
8 17 (30.36%) SQL
9 16 (28.57%) Hibernate
9 16 (28.57%) TDD
10 15 (26.79%) SOAP
10 15 (26.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 14 (25.00%) Subversion
12 13 (23.21%) XML
12 13 (23.21%) HTML
12 13 (23.21%) CSS
12 13 (23.21%) Git (software)
13 12 (21.43%) OO
13 12 (21.43%) JIRA
13 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (19.64%) JSON
14 11 (19.64%) Java EE
14 11 (19.64%) Scrum
14 11 (19.64%) WebLogic
14 11 (19.64%) Open Source
14 11 (19.64%) Jenkins
15 10 (17.86%) Oracle Database
15 10 (17.86%) CSS3

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 15 (26.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (19.64%) WebLogic
3 8 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
4 7 (12.50%) Confluence
4 7 (12.50%) JBoss
5 6 (10.71%) WebSphere
6 4 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
6 4 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (5.36%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (5.36%) FileNet
8 2 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Apache
8 2 (3.57%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (3.57%) CMS
8 2 (3.57%) Jetty
9 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.79%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) IaaS
1 6 (10.71%) PaaS
2 3 (5.36%) GitHub
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) HTTP
2 2 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle Database
2 8 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (10.71%) MongoDB
3 6 (10.71%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.36%) MySQL
4 3 (5.36%) Neo4j
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.79%) Endeca
6 1 (1.79%) HBase
6 1 (1.79%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Subversion
2 13 (23.21%) Git (software)
3 12 (21.43%) JIRA
4 11 (19.64%) Jenkins
5 8 (14.29%) Maven
6 4 (7.14%) Ant
6 4 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 4 (7.14%) Mockito
7 3 (5.36%) JMeter
7 3 (5.36%) Selenium
7 3 (5.36%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.57%) JUnit
9 1 (1.79%) Build Forge
9 1 (1.79%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.79%) git-flow
9 1 (1.79%) Hudson
9 1 (1.79%) SonarQube
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Retail
3 5 (8.93%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) J2EE
2 40 (71.43%) Spring
3 22 (39.29%) REST
3 22 (39.29%) Web Services
4 16 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 15 (26.79%) SOAP
6 13 (23.21%) CSS
6 13 (23.21%) HTML
6 13 (23.21%) XML
7 11 (19.64%) Java EE
7 11 (19.64%) JSON
8 10 (17.86%) CSS3
8 10 (17.86%) HTML5
9 9 (16.07%) EJB
9 9 (16.07%) JSF
10 8 (14.29%) Ajax
10 8 (14.29%) RESTful
11 7 (12.50%) JPA
12 5 (8.93%) JMS
12 5 (8.93%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.71%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.79%) NHS
4 1 (1.79%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Android
1 6 (10.71%) Apple iOS
1 6 (10.71%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) Unix
3 3 (5.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.71%) SOA
3 16 (28.57%) TDD
4 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (21.43%) OO
5 11 (19.64%) Open Source
5 11 (19.64%) Scrum
6 10 (17.86%) UML
7 8 (14.29%) BDD
7 8 (14.29%) Defect Management
7 8 (14.29%) MVC
7 8 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
7 8 (14.29%) SDLC
8 7 (12.50%) Multithreading
9 6 (10.71%) Android Development
9 6 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (10.71%) iOS Development
9 6 (10.71%) Programme Management
10 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 55 (98.21%) Java
2 17 (30.36%) SQL
3 10 (17.86%) PL/SQL
4 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.79%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) Sun Certification
3 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) SLA
2 3 (5.36%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) OpenAM
1 3 (5.36%) OpenSSO
2 2 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (1.79%) Ansible
3 1 (1.79%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.79%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) Oracle
2 8 (14.29%) BEA
3 3 (5.36%) Blue Coat
4 2 (3.57%) Adobe
4 2 (3.57%) ATG
4 2 (3.57%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.57%) IBM
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.79%) CA
5 1 (1.79%) HP
5 1 (1.79%) TIBCO