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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
J2EE Developer
Rank 394 371 385
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 17 45 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.080% 0.21% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.22% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 10
Average daily rate £421 £438 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.71% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £340 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £322
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.59 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%
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
20096 20019 20842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.70% 94.48% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14251 14165 14161
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 344 397
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 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 9 February 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 +40 3 £423 +9.74% 2
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 50 (100.00%) J2EE
2 47 (94.00%) Java
3 27 (54.00%) Spring
4 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (38.00%) HTML
6 16 (32.00%) TDD
6 16 (32.00%) MVC
6 16 (32.00%) RESTful
7 15 (30.00%) HTML5
7 15 (30.00%) Banking
8 14 (28.00%) Finance
9 13 (26.00%) CSS
10 12 (24.00%) Web Services
10 12 (24.00%) Spring MVC
11 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (22.00%) Hibernate
11 11 (22.00%) XML
11 11 (22.00%) JUnit
11 11 (22.00%) Tomcat
12 10 (20.00%) JPA
12 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
13 9 (18.00%) Oracle
13 9 (18.00%) SQL
13 9 (18.00%) XSLT
13 9 (18.00%) Maven
14 8 (16.00%) Online Banking
14 8 (16.00%) Web Development
14 8 (16.00%) WebLogic
14 8 (16.00%) C#
14 8 (16.00%) .NET

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 11 (22.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (16.00%) WebLogic
3 7 (14.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (8.00%) JBoss
4 4 (8.00%) Jetty
4 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (6.00%) Apache
6 2 (4.00%) MQSeries
6 2 (4.00%) Node.js
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (2.00%) CMS
7 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Maximo
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) SNMP
1 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) MySQL
1 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.00%) DB2
4 1 (2.00%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) JUnit
2 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (18.00%) Maven
4 7 (14.00%) Mockito
5 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (8.00%) Cobertura
7 3 (6.00%) DbUnit
7 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
7 3 (6.00%) jMock
7 3 (6.00%) SonarQube
8 2 (4.00%) ClearCase
8 2 (4.00%) Subversion
9 1 (2.00%) Ant
9 1 (2.00%) EasyMock
9 1 (2.00%) GitLab
9 1 (2.00%) NetBeans
9 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.00%) Toad
9 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (30.00%) Banking
2 14 (28.00%) Finance
3 7 (14.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.00%) Front Office
4 1 (2.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) J2EE
2 27 (54.00%) Spring
3 19 (38.00%) HTML
4 16 (32.00%) RESTful
5 15 (30.00%) HTML5
6 13 (26.00%) CSS
7 12 (24.00%) Spring MVC
7 12 (24.00%) Web Services
8 11 (22.00%) Hibernate
8 11 (22.00%) XML
9 10 (20.00%) JPA
10 9 (18.00%) XSLT
11 8 (16.00%) .NET
11 8 (16.00%) SOAP
12 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
12 7 (14.00%) CSS3
12 7 (14.00%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (14.00%) REST
13 6 (12.00%) Dojo
13 6 (12.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Online Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Contactless
2 1 (2.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.00%) Derivative
2 1 (2.00%) Equities
2 1 (2.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Unix
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) MVC
2 16 (32.00%) TDD
3 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (16.00%) Web Development
5 7 (14.00%) OO
6 6 (12.00%) BDD
6 6 (12.00%) DevOps
6 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (12.00%) Scrum
7 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.00%) SOA
7 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.00%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Kanban
9 3 (6.00%) OOD
10 2 (4.00%) EAI
10 2 (4.00%) RAD
10 2 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 47 (94.00%) Java
2 9 (18.00%) SQL
3 8 (16.00%) C#
4 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.00%) Groovy
6 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Scala
8 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO 8583
1 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Docker
1 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.00%) Adobe
3 3 (6.00%) Apigee
3 3 (6.00%) VMware
4 2 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Apple
5 1 (2.00%) BEA
5 1 (2.00%) hybris
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.00%) Remedy
5 1 (2.00%) Sybase
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