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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
J2EE Developer
Rank 364 392 350
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -42
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 22 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.041% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.044% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 14
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £263 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £32.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+9.92% -31.18%
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
19129 20370 18381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.49% 93.18% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13552 13895 12393
Average daily rate £440 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 316 377 506
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chessington - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 42 (100.00%) J2EE
2 38 (90.48%) Java
3 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (61.90%) Spring
5 17 (40.48%) Hibernate
5 17 (40.48%) Oracle
5 17 (40.48%) Web Services
6 16 (38.10%) Security Cleared
7 14 (33.33%) Scrum
7 14 (33.33%) DV Cleared
8 13 (30.95%) OO
9 12 (28.57%) HTML
10 11 (26.19%) CSS
11 10 (23.81%) TDD
12 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
13 8 (19.05%) WebLogic
13 8 (19.05%) RAD
13 8 (19.05%) Oracle Application Server
13 8 (19.05%) JPA
14 7 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
14 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
15 6 (14.29%) DevOps
15 6 (14.29%) Retail
15 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
16 5 (11.90%) QA
16 5 (11.90%) JSF
16 5 (11.90%) SOA
16 5 (11.90%) JUnit
16 5 (11.90%) XML
16 5 (11.90%) JSP

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 8 (19.05%) WebLogic
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
3 2 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.38%) TIBCO EMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
1 2 (4.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.14%) Couchbase
3 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.38%) Big Data
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) JUnit
2 2 (4.76%) EasyMock
2 2 (4.76%) Maven
2 2 (4.76%) ClearQuest
2 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.76%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.38%) Mockito
3 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.38%) Grunt
3 1 (2.38%) Ant
3 1 (2.38%) NUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
3 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
General
1 6 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Front Office
4 1 (2.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) J2EE
2 26 (61.90%) Spring
3 17 (40.48%) Hibernate
3 17 (40.48%) Web Services
4 12 (28.57%) HTML
5 11 (26.19%) CSS
6 8 (19.05%) JPA
7 7 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
8 5 (11.90%) JSF
8 5 (11.90%) XML
8 5 (11.90%) JSP
8 5 (11.90%) Servlets
9 4 (9.52%) Struts
9 4 (9.52%) REST
10 3 (7.14%) JSON
11 2 (4.76%) JSTL
11 2 (4.76%) OAuth
11 2 (4.76%) OpenID
11 2 (4.76%) Java EE
11 2 (4.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.38%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.38%) Open Source
2 1 (2.38%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) UNIX
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) Scrum
3 13 (30.95%) OO
4 10 (23.81%) TDD
5 8 (19.05%) RAD
6 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 6 (14.29%) DevOps
7 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (11.90%) SOA
9 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (7.14%) Multithreading
9 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.76%) OOD
10 2 (4.76%) MVC
10 2 (4.76%) E-business
10 2 (4.76%) B2B
10 2 (4.76%) UML
10 2 (4.76%) OOP
10 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (90.48%) Java
2 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.76%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (2.38%) Python
4 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 14 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) PhD
4 1 (2.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) hybris
3 1 (2.38%) Sybase
3 1 (2.38%) IBM
3 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (2.38%) ILOG
3 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
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