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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
J2EE Developer
Rank 410 372 390
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +18
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 22 55 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.096% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 38 31
Average daily rate £423 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £361 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £35.80
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +0.55%
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
21805 21262 22113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.73% 94.80% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15767 14589 15407
Average daily rate £463 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 391 398
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +39 3 £494 +3.94% 3
Docklands, London +10 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £375 -
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 39 (100.00%) J2EE
2 35 (89.74%) Java
3 27 (69.23%) Spring
4 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
6 14 (35.90%) HTML
6 14 (35.90%) Hibernate
7 13 (33.33%) TDD
8 12 (30.77%) SQL
8 12 (30.77%) Oracle
9 10 (25.64%) Web Services
9 10 (25.64%) REST
10 9 (23.08%) CSS
10 9 (23.08%) Banking
11 8 (20.51%) XML
12 7 (17.95%) XSLT
12 7 (17.95%) OO
12 7 (17.95%) MVC
13 6 (15.38%) Scrum
13 6 (15.38%) Investment Banking
13 6 (15.38%) JSON
13 6 (15.38%) Spring MVC
13 6 (15.38%) SOAP
13 6 (15.38%) Linux
13 6 (15.38%) MySQL
13 6 (15.38%) HTML5
13 6 (15.38%) JPA
13 6 (15.38%) RESTful
14 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
14 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (12.82%) WebLogic
2 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.69%) Apache
3 3 (7.69%) CMS
3 3 (7.69%) Node.js
4 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.56%) JBoss
5 1 (2.56%) Jetty
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.56%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Maximo
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) SNMP
2 1 (2.56%) LDAP
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) MySQL
2 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.56%) DB2
5 1 (2.56%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.69%) JUnit
1 3 (7.69%) Maven
2 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
2 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) Ant
3 1 (2.56%) Appium
3 1 (2.56%) Cobertura
3 1 (2.56%) EasyMock
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) JProfiler
3 1 (2.56%) Mockito
3 1 (2.56%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) Toad
3 1 (2.56%) VersionOne
3 1 (2.56%) VisualVM
General
1 9 (23.08%) Banking
2 6 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) Retail
5 1 (2.56%) Front Office
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) J2EE
2 27 (69.23%) Spring
3 14 (35.90%) Hibernate
3 14 (35.90%) HTML
4 10 (25.64%) REST
4 10 (25.64%) Web Services
5 9 (23.08%) CSS
6 8 (20.51%) XML
7 7 (17.95%) XSLT
8 6 (15.38%) HTML5
8 6 (15.38%) JPA
8 6 (15.38%) JSON
8 6 (15.38%) RESTful
8 6 (15.38%) SOAP
8 6 (15.38%) Spring MVC
9 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
9 5 (12.82%) JSP
9 5 (12.82%) Servlets
10 4 (10.26%) JMS
10 4 (10.26%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.56%) Contactless
2 1 (2.56%) Derivative
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Equities
2 1 (2.56%) Fintech
2 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.56%) IVR
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) TDD
3 7 (17.95%) MVC
3 7 (17.95%) OO
4 6 (15.38%) Scrum
5 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.26%) BDD
6 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.69%) Kanban
7 3 (7.69%) Multithreading
7 3 (7.69%) SOA
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.69%) UML
7 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.13%) DevOps
8 2 (5.13%) High Availability
8 2 (5.13%) Microservices
8 2 (5.13%) Open Source
8 2 (5.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) Java
2 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.69%) Groovy
5 3 (7.69%) Scala
5 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.13%) Clojure
6 2 (5.13%) PHP
6 2 (5.13%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) C#
7 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO 8583
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) BEA
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe
3 1 (2.56%) Apple
3 1 (2.56%) hybris
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.56%) Remedy
3 1 (2.56%) Sybase
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