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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
J2EE Developer
Rank 415 403 410
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 18 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.086% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.093% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 7
Average daily rate
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£344 £466 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.27% +55.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £314 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £583 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+10.14% +4.61%
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
22279 22522 23553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.56% 92.61% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15699 15363 16156
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 314 420 457
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.15 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
City of London +4 3 £338 -41.30% 2
Docklands, London - 2 - -
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 38 (100.00%) J2EE
2 36 (94.74%) Java
3 23 (60.53%) Spring
4 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (36.84%) Finance
6 13 (34.21%) Maven
7 12 (31.58%) Oracle
7 12 (31.58%) Web Services
8 11 (28.95%) OO
8 11 (28.95%) MVC
9 10 (26.32%) JSP
9 10 (26.32%) HTML
9 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
10 9 (23.68%) JBoss
10 9 (23.68%) Hibernate
10 9 (23.68%) TDD
10 9 (23.68%) JPA
11 8 (21.05%) Spring MVC
11 8 (21.05%) JSTL
11 8 (21.05%) Servlets
11 8 (21.05%) SQL
11 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
11 8 (21.05%) JUnit
12 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
12 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
12 7 (18.42%) Mockito
12 7 (18.42%) BDD
12 7 (18.42%) REST
13 6 (15.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 6 (15.79%) HTML5

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 9 (23.68%) JBoss
3 6 (15.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
5 4 (10.53%) CMS
6 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.63%) Apache
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (2.63%) Commerce Server
7 1 (2.63%) GlassFish
7 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) JasperReports
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (2.63%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Maven
2 8 (21.05%) JUnit
3 7 (18.42%) Mockito
4 4 (10.53%) JProfiler
4 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (10.53%) Subversion
4 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.89%) VisualVM
5 3 (7.89%) NUnit
5 3 (7.89%) Moq
6 2 (5.26%) jMock
6 2 (5.26%) DbUnit
6 2 (5.26%) Ant
6 2 (5.26%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
7 1 (2.63%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) J2EE
2 23 (60.53%) Spring
3 12 (31.58%) Web Services
4 10 (26.32%) HTML
4 10 (26.32%) JSP
5 9 (23.68%) Hibernate
5 9 (23.68%) JPA
6 8 (21.05%) Spring MVC
6 8 (21.05%) JSTL
6 8 (21.05%) Servlets
7 7 (18.42%) REST
8 6 (15.79%) HTML5
8 6 (15.79%) Dojo
8 6 (15.79%) JSR 170
9 4 (10.53%) RESTful
9 4 (10.53%) SOAP
9 4 (10.53%) XML
9 4 (10.53%) CSS
10 3 (7.89%) JDBC
10 3 (7.89%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Market Risk
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) MVC
2 11 (28.95%) OO
3 9 (23.68%) TDD
4 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
4 7 (18.42%) BDD
5 6 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (15.79%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (10.53%) Open Source
8 3 (7.89%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.89%) Multithreading
8 3 (7.89%) Kanban
8 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.89%) SDLC
8 3 (7.89%) AOP
8 3 (7.89%) UML
8 3 (7.89%) OOP
8 3 (7.89%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) SQL
3 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.89%) ANSI SQL
5 2 (5.26%) C#
5 2 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
6 1 (2.63%) Groovy
6 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.26%) vSphere
1 2 (5.26%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Adobe
3 5 (13.16%) IBM
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.63%) hybris
6 1 (2.63%) Sybase
6 1 (2.63%) Cognos
6 1 (2.63%) Informatica
6 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.63%) ATG