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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England / London
Rank 163 180 127
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -53
Contract jobs citing J2EE 269 283 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.39% 1.35% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.02% 4.19% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 177 247
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £340 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £100.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £59.25 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-36.70% +68.44%

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
6697 6758 6427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.50% 32.26% 30.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5031 5019 4838
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £581
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 45 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -16 31 £550 +20.54% 17
Canary Wharf +4 5 £575 +9.52%
Westminster - 3 £545 -
Docklands, London -1 1 £588 +6.81%
Croydon -12 1 £350 -15.15% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 628 (91.68%) Java
2 374 (54.60%) Agile Software Development
3 312 (45.55%) Spring
4 247 (36.06%) Web Services
5 231 (33.72%) Oracle
6 208 (30.36%) SQL
7 195 (28.47%) JavaScript
8 185 (27.01%) HTML
9 182 (26.57%) REST
10 174 (25.40%) TDD
11 169 (24.67%) XML
12 165 (24.09%) Jenkins
13 164 (23.94%) Finance
14 160 (23.36%) CSS
15 154 (22.48%) Hibernate
16 149 (21.75%) SOAP
17 142 (20.73%) Unix
18 136 (19.85%) Linux
19 132 (19.27%) Scrum
20 130 (18.98%) JSP
21 124 (18.10%) SOA
22 115 (16.79%) WebSphere
23 114 (16.64%) MVC
24 113 (16.50%) E-Commerce
24 113 (16.50%) OO
25 112 (16.35%) Git (software)
25 112 (16.35%) HTML5
26 111 (16.20%) Maven
27 106 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
28 105 (15.33%) JSON

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
1 115 (16.79%) WebSphere
2 68 (9.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 68 (9.93%) WebLogic
3 66 (9.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 58 (8.47%) Tomcat
5 47 (6.86%) Confluence
6 45 (6.57%) JBoss
7 39 (5.69%) Apache
8 34 (4.96%) CMS
8 34 (4.96%) WebSphere Application Server
9 24 (3.50%) WebLogic Portal
10 16 (2.34%) Oracle Coherence
11 13 (1.90%) GlassFish
12 12 (1.75%) FileNet
12 12 (1.75%) Mule
13 11 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
13 11 (1.61%) Jetty
14 10 (1.46%) Apache Spark
14 10 (1.46%) Commerce Server
14 10 (1.46%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 7 (1.02%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.44%) HipChat
3 2 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.15%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (2.19%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.73%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.29%) Maximo
5 1 (0.15%) Documaker
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.15%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.36%) PaaS
3 19 (2.77%) IaaS
4 13 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (1.61%) GitHub
7 10 (1.46%) Adobe Analytics
8 7 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.88%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.73%) Force.com
11 4 (0.58%) Bluemix
11 4 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (0.44%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.44%) SaaS
13 2 (0.29%) CloudBees
13 2 (0.29%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.11%) Firewall
2 25 (3.65%) LDAP
3 23 (3.36%) HTTP
4 16 (2.34%) TCP/IP
5 15 (2.19%) Internet
6 10 (1.46%) DNS
7 9 (1.31%) SSL
8 8 (1.17%) SAN
9 6 (0.88%) DHCP
9 6 (0.88%) FTP
10 4 (0.58%) BIG-IP
10 4 (0.58%) IPsec
11 3 (0.44%) DMZ
11 3 (0.44%) Network Security
11 3 (0.44%) SNMP
12 2 (0.29%) DDNS
12 2 (0.29%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.29%) SSH
12 2 (0.29%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (6.86%) Oracle Database
2 42 (6.13%) NoSQL
3 41 (5.99%) MongoDB
4 40 (5.84%) MySQL
4 40 (5.84%) Relational Database
5 33 (4.82%) Big Data
6 28 (4.09%) Hadoop
7 27 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (3.80%) SQL Server
9 17 (2.48%) Endeca
9 17 (2.48%) Oracle Database 10g
10 14 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (1.61%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.46%) DB2
12 10 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (1.31%) Jackrabbit
13 9 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (1.31%) Sqoop
14 7 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (1.02%) Redis
Development Applications
1 165 (24.09%) Jenkins
2 112 (16.35%) Git (software)
3 111 (16.20%) Maven
4 104 (15.18%) JIRA
5 67 (9.78%) JUnit
6 54 (7.88%) Mockito
7 43 (6.28%) Subversion
8 41 (5.99%) Cucumber
9 38 (5.55%) Selenium
10 33 (4.82%) Ant
11 32 (4.67%) Eclipse
12 28 (4.09%) Spock
13 24 (3.50%) Hudson
14 23 (3.36%) TeamCity
15 21 (3.07%) Gradle
16 14 (2.04%) SoapUI
17 12 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
17 12 (1.75%) SonarQube
18 10 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 10 (1.46%) WebDriver
General
1 164 (23.94%) Finance
2 97 (14.16%) Banking
3 59 (8.61%) Retail
4 24 (3.50%) Marketing
5 20 (2.92%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.04%) Front Office
7 11 (1.61%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.46%) Publishing
9 9 (1.31%) Games
10 7 (1.02%) Electronics
10 7 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.88%) Back Office
11 6 (0.88%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.73%) Advertising
12 5 (0.73%) Law
13 4 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.15%) Legal
15 1 (0.15%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 445 (64.96%) Developer
2 286 (41.75%) Java Developer
3 96 (14.01%) Architect
4 69 (10.07%) Senior Developer
5 56 (8.18%) J2EE Developer
6 53 (7.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 47 (6.86%) Senior Java Developer
8 39 (5.69%) Oracle Developer
9 32 (4.67%) Consultant
10 29 (4.23%) Agile Developer
10 29 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
11 26 (3.80%) Hybris Developer
11 26 (3.80%) Java Architect
12 25 (3.65%) Agile Java Developer
13 23 (3.36%) Analyst
14 20 (2.92%) Java Engineer
15 17 (2.48%) Technical Leader
16 16 (2.34%) Scala Developer
17 15 (2.19%) DevOps Engineer
17 15 (2.19%) J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (45.55%) Spring
2 247 (36.06%) Web Services
3 185 (27.01%) HTML
4 182 (26.57%) REST
5 169 (24.67%) XML
6 160 (23.36%) CSS
7 154 (22.48%) Hibernate
8 149 (21.75%) SOAP
9 130 (18.98%) JSP
10 112 (16.35%) HTML5
11 105 (15.33%) JSON
12 97 (14.16%) RESTful
13 96 (14.01%) JMS
14 95 (13.87%) CSS3
15 86 (12.55%) AngularJS
16 82 (11.97%) Servlets
17 78 (11.39%) jQuery
18 75 (10.95%) EJB
19 73 (10.66%) Spring MVC
20 66 (9.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (5.40%) Computer Science
3 31 (4.53%) User Experience
4 17 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (2.48%) Virtual Team
5 16 (2.34%) iPad
6 12 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 12 (1.75%) Data Structures
7 11 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
7 11 (1.61%) Social Media
8 10 (1.46%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.46%) N-Tier
9 9 (1.31%) DataPower
10 8 (1.17%) Clustering
10 8 (1.17%) Mainframe
10 8 (1.17%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.02%) Blockchain
11 7 (1.02%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.02%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 142 (20.73%) Unix
2 136 (19.85%) Linux
3 46 (6.72%) Windows
4 8 (1.17%) Android
4 8 (1.17%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (0.88%) AIX
6 6 (0.88%) Solaris
7 4 (0.58%) CentOS
7 4 (0.58%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.44%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (54.60%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (25.40%) TDD
3 132 (19.27%) Scrum
4 124 (18.10%) SOA
5 114 (16.64%) MVC
6 113 (16.50%) E-Commerce
6 113 (16.50%) OO
7 106 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
8 89 (12.99%) BDD
9 76 (11.09%) UML
10 66 (9.64%) Open Source
11 58 (8.47%) Microservices
12 49 (7.15%) DevOps
13 48 (7.01%) Data Modelling
14 40 (5.84%) Unit Testing
15 39 (5.69%) SDLC
15 39 (5.69%) Software Engineering
16 37 (5.40%) OOA/OOD
16 37 (5.40%) Web Development
17 36 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 628 (91.68%) Java
2 208 (30.36%) SQL
3 195 (28.47%) JavaScript
4 63 (9.20%) PL/SQL
5 49 (7.15%) Python
5 49 (7.15%) Shell Script
6 41 (5.99%) Perl
7 33 (4.82%) Scala
8 27 (3.94%) Korn
9 24 (3.50%) XPath
10 23 (3.36%) Bash Shell
11 22 (3.21%) C
12 19 (2.77%) C++
13 17 (2.48%) Ruby
14 14 (2.04%) ActionScript
14 14 (2.04%) C#
15 12 (1.75%) Jython
15 12 (1.75%) T-SQL
16 11 (1.61%) PowerShell
17 9 (1.31%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 45 (6.57%) Degree
2 31 (4.53%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.19%) ISEB
4 14 (2.04%) ISTQB
5 13 (1.90%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.75%) DV Cleared
7 9 (1.31%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.29%) OCPJP
9 2 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.15%) CEH
10 1 (0.15%) CISA
10 1 (0.15%) CISSP
10 1 (0.15%) GCIH
10 1 (0.15%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.07%) QA
2 13 (1.90%) FATCA
3 9 (1.31%) SLA
4 3 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.29%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.29%) MiFID
5 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.15%) HL7
6 1 (0.15%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (3.80%) Docker
2 14 (2.04%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.46%) Apache Flume
3 10 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.73%) vCloud
5 3 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.44%) vSphere
5 3 (0.44%) Xen
6 2 (0.29%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.15%) NDS
7 1 (0.15%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 27 (3.94%) Puppet
2 21 (3.07%) Ansible
3 10 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.31%) Rsyslog
5 8 (1.17%) Oracle Identity Management
6 5 (0.73%) Salt
7 4 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (0.58%) HAProxy
7 4 (0.58%) Kibana
7 4 (0.58%) logstash
7 4 (0.58%) OpenAM
7 4 (0.58%) OpenSSO
7 4 (0.58%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (0.58%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.44%) CA Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.44%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 2 (0.29%) Rundeck
9 2 (0.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 231 (33.72%) Oracle
2 75 (10.95%) Adobe
3 59 (8.61%) IBM
4 49 (7.15%) ATG
4 49 (7.15%) hybris
5 28 (4.09%) Solace
5 28 (4.09%) Sybase
6 24 (3.50%) MuleSoft
7 17 (2.48%) Atlassian
7 17 (2.48%) BEA
7 17 (2.48%) Microsoft
7 17 (2.48%) Red Hat
8 16 (2.34%) TIBCO
8 16 (2.34%) VMware
9 14 (2.04%) Google
10 13 (1.90%) Splunk
11 12 (1.75%) SAP
11 12 (1.75%) WSO2
12 5 (0.73%) Perforce
12 5 (0.73%) Sun
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