The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 140 103 145
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +42
Contract jobs citing J2EE 377 502 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.77% 2.16% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.46% 6.90% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 317 232
Median daily rate £465 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.12% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £373 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.60 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +17.68%
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
6907 7277 7295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.35% 31.24% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5300 5286 5270
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 49 33
Median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.09 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £60.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 50 £475 -0.31% 20
Croydon -6 17 £393 -7.64%
Canary Wharf -8 4 £575 +15.00%
Docklands, London +2 2 £240 -60.97%
Bromley - 2 £400 -
Chiswick - 1 £375 -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 690 (92.62%) Java
2 455 (61.07%) Agile Software Development
3 315 (42.28%) Spring
4 255 (34.23%) Web Services
5 254 (34.09%) Oracle
6 242 (32.48%) Scrum
7 240 (32.21%) TDD
8 227 (30.47%) JavaScript
9 205 (27.52%) HTML
10 204 (27.38%) SQL
11 197 (26.44%) Hibernate
12 172 (23.09%) RESTful
13 169 (22.68%) XML
14 158 (21.21%) Maven
15 157 (21.07%) Finance
16 154 (20.67%) Continuous Integration
17 153 (20.54%) Linux
18 151 (20.27%) E-Commerce
19 148 (19.87%) CSS
20 145 (19.46%) JSP
21 140 (18.79%) Git (software)
22 128 (17.18%) SOAP
22 128 (17.18%) Unix
22 128 (17.18%) JMS
23 125 (16.78%) JUnit
23 125 (16.78%) Jenkins
24 115 (15.44%) OO
24 115 (15.44%) JIRA
25 112 (15.03%) REST
26 105 (14.09%) WebSphere

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 105 (14.09%) WebSphere
2 87 (11.68%) Tomcat
3 68 (9.13%) WebLogic
4 59 (7.92%) Apache
5 49 (6.58%) CMS
6 44 (5.91%) WebSphere Application Server
7 42 (5.64%) JBoss
8 30 (4.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 30 (4.03%) Mule
9 28 (3.76%) Confluence
10 19 (2.55%) IIS
10 19 (2.55%) Mule ESB
11 18 (2.42%) nginx
12 16 (2.15%) IBM HTTP Server
13 14 (1.88%) Jetty
14 13 (1.74%) Apache TomEE
15 11 (1.48%) Apache Spark
15 11 (1.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 11 (1.48%) Oracle Service Bus
16 10 (1.34%) GlassFish
Applications
1 5 (0.67%) MS Visio
1 5 (0.67%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (0.40%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.27%) MS Office
3 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 35 (4.70%) Payment Gateway
2 31 (4.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.67%) Magento
4 3 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.27%) BigMachines
5 2 (0.27%) Documaker
5 2 (0.27%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.27%) Global One
5 2 (0.27%) Maximo
5 2 (0.27%) Unica
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Murex MxG2000
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 85 (11.41%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (5.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (4.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 23 (3.09%) GitHub
5 17 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (2.15%) Google App Engine
7 13 (1.74%) Google Analytics
8 12 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
8 12 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (1.61%) SaaS
9 10 (1.34%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.94%) PaaS
11 6 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (0.67%) IaaS
12 5 (0.67%) Lucidchart
13 4 (0.54%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.54%) Route 53
14 1 (0.13%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.83%) HTTP
2 28 (3.76%) Firewall
3 21 (2.82%) LDAP
4 20 (2.68%) SNMP
5 19 (2.55%) Internet
6 13 (1.74%) FTP
7 11 (1.48%) VPN
8 10 (1.34%) IPsec
8 10 (1.34%) TCP/IP
9 9 (1.21%) DMZ
9 9 (1.21%) DNS
9 9 (1.21%) Reverse Proxy
10 7 (0.94%) Network Security
10 7 (0.94%) SSL
11 5 (0.67%) DHCP
11 5 (0.67%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.67%) NAS
11 5 (0.67%) tcpdump
11 5 (0.67%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.27%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (9.26%) MySQL
2 64 (8.59%) PostgreSQL
3 53 (7.11%) NoSQL
3 53 (7.11%) Oracle Database
4 45 (6.04%) MongoDB
5 41 (5.50%) Relational Database
6 33 (4.43%) SQL Server
7 29 (3.89%) DB2
8 15 (2.01%) Hadoop
9 13 (1.74%) Big Data
9 13 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (1.48%) Redis
11 9 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (0.94%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (0.81%) Apache Hive
14 6 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (0.54%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 158 (21.21%) Maven
2 140 (18.79%) Git (software)
3 125 (16.78%) Jenkins
3 125 (16.78%) JUnit
4 115 (15.44%) JIRA
5 71 (9.53%) Mockito
6 61 (8.19%) Selenium
7 52 (6.98%) Subversion
8 42 (5.64%) Eclipse
9 37 (4.97%) Cucumber
10 27 (3.62%) Ant
11 25 (3.36%) Spock
12 22 (2.95%) SoapUI
13 18 (2.42%) Sonatype Nexus
14 16 (2.15%) Gerrit
15 15 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 14 (1.88%) Artifactory
17 12 (1.61%) Gradle
17 12 (1.61%) SonarQube
17 12 (1.61%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 157 (21.07%) Finance
2 66 (8.86%) Retail
3 62 (8.32%) Banking
4 38 (5.10%) Marketing
4 38 (5.10%) Telecoms
5 33 (4.43%) Manufacturing
6 31 (4.16%) Electronics
7 25 (3.36%) Investment Banking
8 18 (2.42%) Front Office
9 17 (2.28%) Financial Institution
10 14 (1.88%) Publishing
11 8 (1.07%) Back Office
12 7 (0.94%) Games
13 5 (0.67%) Advertising
14 3 (0.40%) Law
14 3 (0.40%) Wholesale Banking
15 2 (0.27%) Interactive Media
15 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
16 1 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 443 (59.46%) Developer
2 321 (43.09%) Java Developer
3 111 (14.90%) Senior Developer
4 85 (11.41%) Architect
5 69 (9.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 50 (6.71%) Lead Developer
7 39 (5.23%) J2EE Developer
8 36 (4.83%) Scrum Master
9 34 (4.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 32 (4.30%) Agile Developer
11 30 (4.03%) Lead Java Developer
12 29 (3.89%) Consultant
13 28 (3.76%) Agile Java Developer
13 28 (3.76%) DevOps Engineer
14 27 (3.62%) Java Engineer
15 26 (3.49%) Oracle Developer
16 25 (3.36%) Analyst
17 24 (3.22%) Scala Developer
18 22 (2.95%) Applications Support
19 21 (2.82%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (42.28%) Spring
2 255 (34.23%) Web Services
3 205 (27.52%) HTML
4 197 (26.44%) Hibernate
5 172 (23.09%) RESTful
6 169 (22.68%) XML
7 148 (19.87%) CSS
8 145 (19.46%) JSP
9 128 (17.18%) JMS
9 128 (17.18%) SOAP
10 112 (15.03%) REST
11 102 (13.69%) Servlets
12 78 (10.47%) Spring MVC
13 75 (10.07%) .NET
13 75 (10.07%) Ajax
13 75 (10.07%) EJB
14 69 (9.26%) AngularJS
15 65 (8.72%) Struts
16 63 (8.46%) jQuery
17 51 (6.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.19%) Enterprise Software
2 42 (5.64%) iPad
3 35 (4.70%) Social Media
4 32 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (3.62%) Mobile App
6 26 (3.49%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (2.01%) Web 2.0
9 14 (1.88%) Hedge funds
10 11 (1.48%) Data Extraction
10 11 (1.48%) Equities
10 11 (1.48%) Fixed Income
10 11 (1.48%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.48%) User Experience
10 11 (1.48%) Virtual Team
11 10 (1.34%) Derivative
12 9 (1.21%) Data Centre
13 7 (0.94%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
15 5 (0.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 153 (20.54%) Linux
2 128 (17.18%) Unix
3 62 (8.32%) Windows
4 16 (2.15%) CentOS
5 10 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (1.34%) Ubuntu
5 10 (1.34%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.21%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.07%) AIX
8 5 (0.67%) Android
8 5 (0.67%) Solaris
9 3 (0.40%) Debian
9 3 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.40%) zOS
10 1 (0.13%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (61.07%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (32.48%) Scrum
3 240 (32.21%) TDD
4 154 (20.67%) Continuous Integration
5 151 (20.27%) E-Commerce
6 115 (15.44%) OO
7 100 (13.42%) BDD
8 92 (12.35%) SOA
9 90 (12.08%) MVC
10 74 (9.93%) DevOps
11 61 (8.19%) Continuous Delivery
11 61 (8.19%) Mentoring
12 60 (8.05%) Pair Programming
13 58 (7.79%) Microservices
14 51 (6.85%) UML
15 50 (6.71%) Open Source
16 48 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
17 45 (6.04%) Migration
17 45 (6.04%) Multithreading
17 45 (6.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 690 (92.62%) Java
2 227 (30.47%) JavaScript
3 204 (27.38%) SQL
4 56 (7.52%) PL/SQL
5 48 (6.44%) Scala
6 41 (5.50%) Python
7 40 (5.37%) PHP
8 35 (4.70%) C++
9 33 (4.43%) Shell Script
10 31 (4.16%) Perl
11 28 (3.76%) Ruby
12 26 (3.49%) C
13 23 (3.09%) Groovy
14 22 (2.95%) Bash Shell
15 20 (2.68%) C#
16 10 (1.34%) VB
17 7 (0.94%) Clojure
18 6 (0.81%) Apex Code
18 6 (0.81%) Jython
18 6 (0.81%) VB6
Qualifications
1 72 (9.66%) Security Cleared
2 55 (7.38%) Degree
3 20 (2.68%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.74%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.27%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.27%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.27%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.13%) CITP
7 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.13%) ISEB
7 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.88%) QA
2 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.27%) ISO20022
2 2 (0.27%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.13%) FATCA
3 1 (0.13%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.13%) HL7
3 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (4.43%) Docker
2 20 (2.68%) Virtual Machines
3 17 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.88%) vCloud
5 10 (1.34%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.67%) HDFS
7 5 (0.67%) Samba
8 3 (0.40%) GlusterFS
8 3 (0.40%) Xen
9 2 (0.27%) etcd
9 2 (0.27%) flannel
9 2 (0.27%) GridGain
9 2 (0.27%) iptables
9 2 (0.27%) NDS
9 2 (0.27%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 2 (0.27%) pfSense
9 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.27%) vSphere
10 1 (0.13%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 34 (4.56%) Puppet
2 25 (3.36%) Ansible
3 14 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (1.88%) Salt
4 13 (1.74%) logstash
5 12 (1.61%) HAProxy
5 12 (1.61%) Kibana
5 12 (1.61%) ZABBIX
6 11 (1.48%) Oracle Identity Management
7 9 (1.21%) Rundeck
8 5 (0.67%) Nagios
9 4 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 4 (0.54%) yum
10 3 (0.40%) Dollar Universe
10 3 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (0.40%) Packer
11 2 (0.27%) CA Wily
11 2 (0.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (0.27%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 254 (34.09%) Oracle
2 72 (9.66%) Google
3 70 (9.40%) IBM
4 68 (9.13%) ATG
5 45 (6.04%) hybris
6 31 (4.16%) Adobe
6 31 (4.16%) SAP
7 29 (3.89%) Red Hat
8 28 (3.76%) VMware
9 27 (3.62%) Endeca
10 22 (2.95%) Microsoft
11 20 (2.68%) Sybase
12 15 (2.01%) BEA
12 15 (2.01%) webMethods
13 14 (1.88%) Atlassian
14 13 (1.74%) CyberSource
15 11 (1.48%) TIBCO
15 11 (1.48%) WSO2
16 10 (1.34%) Canoo
17 9 (1.21%) Pega
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