The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills 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 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 139 123 85
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -38
Contract jobs citing J2EE 382 442 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.56% 1.76% 2.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.17% 5.64% 7.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 264 419
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £591 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -12.16%
J2EE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7391 7839 7778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.15% 31.20% 29.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5314 5678 5442
Average daily rate £415 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £559
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 69
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £59.88 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in London

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the London region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in London

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in London

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the London region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in London

J2EE
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
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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 +3 107 £465 +3.33% 54
Greenford - 10 - -
Bromley - 3 £550 - 2
Canary Wharf +17 2 £500 +5.26%
Hounslow +4 2 - - 1
Docklands, London +16 1 - -
Croydon - 1 - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Isleworth - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Westminster - - - - 1
Hackney - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Wimbledon - - - -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing J2EE also 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 that cited J2EE.

1 687 (92.34%) Java
2 345 (46.37%) Spring
3 336 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
4 280 (37.63%) Oracle
5 259 (34.81%) Web Services
6 212 (28.49%) Hibernate
7 206 (27.69%) JavaScript
8 204 (27.42%) HTML
9 195 (26.21%) SQL
9 195 (26.21%) MVC
10 192 (25.81%) E-Commerce
11 188 (25.27%) TDD
12 183 (24.60%) XML
13 176 (23.66%) Scrum
14 170 (22.85%) Linux
15 164 (22.04%) Finance
16 148 (19.89%) Maven
17 143 (19.22%) Continuous Integration
18 131 (17.61%) SOAP
19 129 (17.34%) CSS
20 126 (16.94%) OO
21 122 (16.40%) SOA
22 121 (16.26%) JSP
23 119 (15.99%) Spring MVC
24 118 (15.86%) UNIX
25 111 (14.92%) WebSphere
26 109 (14.65%) Banking
27 106 (14.25%) WebLogic
27 106 (14.25%) Tomcat
28 105 (14.11%) JUnit

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing J2EE also 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 that cited J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 111 (14.92%) WebSphere
2 106 (14.25%) WebLogic
2 106 (14.25%) Tomcat
3 75 (10.08%) Apache
4 30 (4.03%) IIS
5 27 (3.63%) CMS
6 23 (3.09%) Oracle Coherence
7 20 (2.69%) Oracle Service Bus
7 20 (2.69%) Adobe CQ
8 18 (2.42%) MQSeries
9 16 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
10 15 (2.02%) nginx
11 13 (1.75%) Jetty
11 13 (1.75%) Apache Solr
12 12 (1.61%) Liferay
13 10 (1.34%) Mule
13 10 (1.34%) Node.js
14 9 (1.21%) Alfresco
14 9 (1.21%) WebLogic Portal
15 8 (1.08%) GlassFish
Applications
1 10 (1.34%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.08%) MS Office
3 4 (0.54%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.27%) MS Project
5 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.21%) Tridion
2 6 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.40%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 2 (0.27%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.27%) TIBCO iProcess
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.13%) HFM
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.13%) Cordys
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.69%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.08%) Google App Engine
5 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.67%) Force.com
6 2 (0.27%) GitHub
7 1 (0.13%) ElastiCache
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.90%) HTTP
2 23 (3.09%) Internet
3 17 (2.28%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.15%) SSL
5 12 (1.61%) LDAP
6 11 (1.48%) FTP
7 9 (1.21%) DNS
8 8 (1.08%) DHCP
8 8 (1.08%) SNMP
8 8 (1.08%) IPsec
9 5 (0.67%) Firewall
9 5 (0.67%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.27%) AMQP
10 2 (0.27%) WAN
10 2 (0.27%) VPN
11 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.13%) SAN
11 1 (0.13%) DMZ
11 1 (0.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (9.54%) Oracle Database
2 64 (8.60%) SQL Server
3 56 (7.53%) MySQL
4 39 (5.24%) Relational Database
5 29 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 24 (3.23%) MongoDB
7 20 (2.69%) NoSQL
8 19 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (2.55%) RDBMS
9 18 (2.42%) DB2
10 9 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.21%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (1.08%) Pentaho
12 7 (0.94%) Oracle ODI
12 7 (0.94%) Big Data
13 5 (0.67%) Redis
13 5 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.54%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 148 (19.89%) Maven
2 105 (14.11%) JUnit
3 103 (13.84%) Subversion
4 95 (12.77%) Ant
5 74 (9.95%) Eclipse
6 61 (8.20%) Jenkins
7 41 (5.51%) JIRA
8 32 (4.30%) Git (software)
9 27 (3.63%) Hudson
10 23 (3.09%) Jasmine
10 23 (3.09%) CruiseControl
11 22 (2.96%) Selenium
11 22 (2.96%) TeamCity
12 21 (2.82%) Mockito
13 16 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (1.88%) jMock
15 12 (1.61%) Mercurial
16 11 (1.48%) Gerrit
17 10 (1.34%) SoapUI
18 9 (1.21%) Cucumber
General
1 164 (22.04%) Finance
2 109 (14.65%) Banking
3 88 (11.83%) Retail
4 57 (7.66%) Investment Banking
5 26 (3.49%) Manufacturing
6 17 (2.28%) Back Office
7 15 (2.02%) Front Office
8 13 (1.75%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.48%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.34%) Games
10 10 (1.34%) Marketing
11 9 (1.21%) Publishing
12 6 (0.81%) Advertising
13 3 (0.40%) Legal
14 2 (0.27%) Automotive
14 2 (0.27%) Electronics
15 1 (0.13%) Law
15 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Billing
15 1 (0.13%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 501 (67.34%) Developer
2 324 (43.55%) Java Developer
3 82 (11.02%) Architect
4 76 (10.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 48 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 46 (6.18%) J2EE Developer
7 36 (4.84%) Consultant
8 35 (4.70%) Senior Java Developer
9 26 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
10 19 (2.55%) Java Architect
11 18 (2.42%) Analyst
12 17 (2.28%) Technical Architect
13 15 (2.02%) WebSphere Developer
14 14 (1.88%) Web Developer
15 13 (1.75%) Software Engineer
16 12 (1.61%) Applications Support
16 12 (1.61%) Project Manager
16 12 (1.61%) Oracle Developer
17 11 (1.48%) Technical Specialist
18 10 (1.34%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 345 (46.37%) Spring
2 259 (34.81%) Web Services
3 212 (28.49%) Hibernate
4 204 (27.42%) HTML
5 183 (24.60%) XML
6 131 (17.61%) SOAP
7 129 (17.34%) CSS
8 121 (16.26%) JSP
9 119 (15.99%) Spring MVC
10 92 (12.37%) RESTful
11 88 (11.83%) jQuery
12 82 (11.02%) Struts
12 82 (11.02%) Ajax
13 81 (10.89%) REST
14 74 (9.95%) .NET
15 71 (9.54%) Servlets
16 69 (9.27%) JMS
17 61 (8.20%) JDBC
18 59 (7.93%) XSD
19 54 (7.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.45%) Open Source
2 44 (5.91%) iPad
3 37 (4.97%) Social Media
4 29 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (3.63%) Computer Science
6 20 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (2.42%) Market Risk
8 14 (1.88%) User Experience
9 10 (1.34%) N-Tier
10 9 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (1.21%) Web 2.0
10 9 (1.21%) Derivative
10 9 (1.21%) Data Integration
11 8 (1.08%) iSeries
11 8 (1.08%) Credit Risk
11 8 (1.08%) AS400
12 7 (0.94%) Management Information System
12 7 (0.94%) Fixed Income
12 7 (0.94%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.94%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 170 (22.85%) Linux
2 118 (15.86%) UNIX
3 37 (4.97%) Windows
4 22 (2.96%) Solaris
5 16 (2.15%) Android
6 11 (1.48%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.94%) Ubuntu
7 7 (0.94%) AIX
8 6 (0.81%) HPUX
8 6 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.67%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.40%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.40%) CentOS
10 3 (0.40%) zOS
11 2 (0.27%) MVS
11 2 (0.27%) VMS
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (26.21%) MVC
3 192 (25.81%) E-Commerce
4 188 (25.27%) TDD
5 176 (23.66%) Scrum
6 143 (19.22%) Continuous Integration
7 126 (16.94%) OO
8 122 (16.40%) SOA
9 86 (11.56%) Unit Testing
10 76 (10.22%) UML
11 65 (8.74%) Content Management
12 61 (8.20%) BDD
13 49 (6.59%) Waterfall
14 48 (6.45%) Multithreading
15 43 (5.78%) DevOps
16 42 (5.65%) ERP
17 33 (4.44%) Project Management
18 32 (4.30%) Extreme Programming
18 32 (4.30%) Web Development
19 28 (3.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 687 (92.34%) Java
2 206 (27.69%) JavaScript
3 195 (26.21%) SQL
4 75 (10.08%) PL/SQL
5 49 (6.59%) Groovy
6 40 (5.38%) C#
7 32 (4.30%) Bash Shell
8 26 (3.49%) Perl
9 25 (3.36%) Shell Script
10 22 (2.96%) Python
11 21 (2.82%) Scala
12 18 (2.42%) Ruby
13 17 (2.28%) T-SQL
14 11 (1.48%) C++
15 10 (1.34%) C
15 10 (1.34%) PHP
16 9 (1.21%) VBA
16 9 (1.21%) XPath
17 8 (1.08%) Clojure
18 7 (0.94%) Korn
Qualifications
1 52 (6.99%) Degree
2 30 (4.03%) Security Cleared
3 19 (2.55%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.21%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.81%) OCPJP
6 5 (0.67%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.67%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.54%) ISEB
7 4 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.27%) PMP
9 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.13%) PhD
9 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.05%) QA
2 6 (0.81%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.40%) SLA
4 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (1.34%) vCloud
2 5 (0.67%) Xen
3 3 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.40%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.27%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.27%) Docker
5 1 (0.13%) ACF2
5 1 (0.13%) RACF
5 1 (0.13%) Samba
5 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (4.57%) Puppet
2 13 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (0.81%) Nagios
5 4 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.54%) OpenSSO
5 4 (0.54%) YUM
5 4 (0.54%) Salt
6 3 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.27%) Ansible
7 2 (0.27%) logstash
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 2 (0.27%) TIBCO Hawk
8 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.13%) CA SiteMinder
8 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.13%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.13%) Kibana
Vendors
1 280 (37.63%) Oracle
2 94 (12.63%) JBoss
3 57 (7.66%) ATG
4 56 (7.53%) IBM
5 43 (5.78%) Endeca
6 37 (4.97%) Microsoft
6 37 (4.97%) Perforce
7 24 (3.23%) hybris
8 20 (2.69%) Google
8 20 (2.69%) VMware
9 13 (1.75%) Sybase
10 12 (1.61%) Adobe
11 11 (1.48%) TIBCO
12 9 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.21%) Sun
13 8 (1.08%) HP
13 8 (1.08%) Interwoven
13 8 (1.08%) Red Hat
14 5 (0.67%) GoldenSource
14 5 (0.67%) FatWire
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Rate: £500 - 600 per day
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Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
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Rate: £380.00 per day
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £470 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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London
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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360 Resourcing
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
360 Resourcing
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
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London
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £380 per day
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Rate: £600 per day 6 month contract
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