The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
J2EE Developer
Rank 391 348 367
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +19
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 21 30 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.15% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 46
Average daily rate £400 £488 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +21.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £377 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £558 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.80 - £32.50
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22435 20070 25951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.63% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15537 13598 16683
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 415 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.83 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
J2EE Developer
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -10 6 £450 +12.50%
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) J2EE
2 32 (96.97%) Java
3 21 (63.64%) Spring
4 14 (42.42%) Oracle
5 12 (36.36%) Hibernate
6 10 (30.30%) HTML
6 10 (30.30%) Web Services
6 10 (30.30%) XML
6 10 (30.30%) TDD
7 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 9 (27.27%) CSS
8 8 (24.24%) SQL
9 7 (21.21%) UNIX
10 6 (18.18%) Scrum
10 6 (18.18%) SOA
10 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (18.18%) RESTful
11 5 (15.15%) HTML5
11 5 (15.15%) jQuery
11 5 (15.15%) JSON
11 5 (15.15%) Finance
11 5 (15.15%) XSLT
11 5 (15.15%) SOAP
11 5 (15.15%) Linux
12 4 (12.12%) JUnit
12 4 (12.12%) JSP
12 4 (12.12%) Banking
12 4 (12.12%) Maven
12 4 (12.12%) Web Development
12 4 (12.12%) Java EE

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.03%) Alfresco
3 1 (3.03%) Liferay
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.03%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.03%) Commerce Server
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) JUnit
1 4 (12.12%) Maven
2 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.06%) Mockito
4 1 (3.03%) Hamcrest
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) jMock
4 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
4 1 (3.03%) ClearQuest
4 1 (3.03%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 3 (9.09%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Front Office
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) J2EE
2 21 (63.64%) Spring
3 12 (36.36%) Hibernate
4 10 (30.30%) HTML
4 10 (30.30%) Web Services
4 10 (30.30%) XML
5 9 (27.27%) CSS
6 6 (18.18%) RESTful
7 5 (15.15%) HTML5
7 5 (15.15%) jQuery
7 5 (15.15%) JSON
7 5 (15.15%) SOAP
7 5 (15.15%) XSLT
8 4 (12.12%) JSP
8 4 (12.12%) Java EE
9 3 (9.09%) Servlets
9 3 (9.09%) .NET
9 3 (9.09%) JAXB
9 3 (9.09%) Dojo
9 3 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Open Source
2 2 (6.06%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.03%) Equities
3 1 (3.03%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) UNIX
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) TDD
2 6 (18.18%) SOA
2 6 (18.18%) Scrum
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Web Development
4 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.06%) OOD
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) OOP
5 2 (6.06%) OO
5 2 (6.06%) MVC
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.03%) Wealth Management
6 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.03%) System Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.03%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.06%) Scala
5 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby
6 1 (3.03%) XPath
6 1 (3.03%) Groovy
6 1 (3.03%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) XQuery
6 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
1 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Sybase
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Twitter
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
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