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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 153 128 155
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +27
Contract jobs citing J2EE 365 439 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.61% 1.86% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.81% 5.87% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 266 237
Median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £348 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £54.25 £27.66 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
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
7587 7476 7485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.41% 31.62% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5642 5477 5235
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 47 49
Median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £22.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £52.27 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +6 46 £425 -15.00% 10
Docklands, London +9 5 £370 -38.33%
Canary Wharf -4 5 £450 -10.00%
Croydon -15 5 £400 -5.88%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £525 -
Feltham -2 1 £340 +3.03% 1
Wimbledon - 1 £525 -
Bromley - 1 £475 -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 720 (92.54%) Java
2 455 (58.48%) Agile Software Development
3 309 (39.72%) Spring
4 278 (35.73%) Web Services
5 263 (33.80%) Oracle
6 224 (28.79%) Scrum
7 217 (27.89%) TDD
7 217 (27.89%) JavaScript
8 212 (27.25%) HTML
9 210 (26.99%) SQL
10 182 (23.39%) XML
11 169 (21.72%) Hibernate
12 164 (21.08%) Unix
13 160 (20.57%) Finance
14 158 (20.31%) JSP
15 154 (19.79%) Linux
16 148 (19.02%) CSS
16 148 (19.02%) Continuous Integration
17 144 (18.51%) Maven
18 141 (18.12%) JMS
19 140 (17.99%) REST
20 138 (17.74%) SOAP
21 133 (17.10%) Git (software)
22 132 (16.97%) E-Commerce
23 131 (16.84%) RESTful
24 123 (15.81%) Jenkins
25 115 (14.78%) WebSphere
26 111 (14.27%) JIRA
27 110 (14.14%) OO
28 103 (13.24%) Servlets

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 (14.78%) WebSphere
2 81 (10.41%) Tomcat
3 79 (10.15%) WebLogic
4 64 (8.23%) JBoss
5 61 (7.84%) Apache
6 53 (6.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 48 (6.17%) CMS
8 41 (5.27%) WebSphere Application Server
9 34 (4.37%) Confluence
10 27 (3.47%) Mule
11 22 (2.83%) Mule ESB
12 20 (2.57%) GlassFish
13 18 (2.31%) IIS
13 18 (2.31%) nginx
13 18 (2.31%) WebLogic Portal
14 16 (2.06%) Apache Spark
15 15 (1.93%) IBM HTTP Server
16 13 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
16 13 (1.67%) WebSphere Portal
17 12 (1.54%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (0.77%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.51%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (0.26%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 33 (4.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (2.96%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.64%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (0.64%) Magento
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.26%) Documaker
5 2 (0.26%) Global One
6 1 (0.13%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.13%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.13%) Murex MxG2000
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 78 (10.03%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (3.86%) GitHub
4 24 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.54%) Adobe Analytics
6 12 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.16%) Google App Engine
8 8 (1.03%) SaaS
9 7 (0.90%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.77%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.64%) PaaS
12 4 (0.51%) Force.com
12 4 (0.51%) Lucidchart
12 4 (0.51%) Slack
13 3 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.39%) IaaS
13 3 (0.39%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (4.88%) HTTP
1 38 (4.88%) LDAP
2 36 (4.63%) Firewall
3 21 (2.70%) Internet
4 17 (2.19%) SNMP
5 13 (1.67%) FTP
6 12 (1.54%) VPN
7 10 (1.29%) DNS
7 10 (1.29%) Reverse Proxy
7 10 (1.29%) TCP/IP
8 9 (1.16%) DMZ
8 9 (1.16%) IPsec
9 7 (0.90%) DHCP
9 7 (0.90%) Network Security
9 7 (0.90%) SSL
10 6 (0.77%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.77%) NAS
11 5 (0.64%) tcpdump
11 5 (0.64%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.51%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (8.74%) MySQL
2 57 (7.33%) Relational Database
3 55 (7.07%) MongoDB
4 54 (6.94%) Oracle Database
5 51 (6.56%) SQL Server
6 50 (6.43%) NoSQL
7 41 (5.27%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (2.57%) DB2
9 19 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
10 18 (2.31%) Big Data
11 17 (2.19%) Hadoop
12 15 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (1.54%) Redis
14 9 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
15 8 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (0.77%) RDBMS
17 5 (0.64%) Apache Hive
18 4 (0.51%) CouchDB
18 4 (0.51%) Data Mining
18 4 (0.51%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 144 (18.51%) Maven
2 133 (17.10%) Git (software)
3 123 (15.81%) Jenkins
4 111 (14.27%) JIRA
5 103 (13.24%) JUnit
6 66 (8.48%) Mockito
7 65 (8.35%) Subversion
8 56 (7.20%) Selenium
9 49 (6.30%) Eclipse
10 36 (4.63%) Ant
11 34 (4.37%) Cucumber
12 23 (2.96%) SoapUI
13 21 (2.70%) Spock
14 20 (2.57%) Sonatype Nexus
15 18 (2.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 15 (1.93%) Gerrit
16 15 (1.93%) SonarQube
17 14 (1.80%) Gradle
18 13 (1.67%) Artifactory
18 13 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 160 (20.57%) Finance
2 65 (8.35%) Banking
3 57 (7.33%) Retail
4 47 (6.04%) Marketing
5 38 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 35 (4.50%) Manufacturing
7 33 (4.24%) Electronics
8 25 (3.21%) Front Office
9 18 (2.31%) Investment Banking
10 12 (1.54%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.54%) Publishing
11 7 (0.90%) Back Office
12 5 (0.64%) Games
13 4 (0.51%) Advertising
14 3 (0.39%) Law
15 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.26%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.13%) Interactive Media
16 1 (0.13%) Legal
16 1 (0.13%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 477 (61.31%) Developer
2 333 (42.80%) Java Developer
3 88 (11.31%) Senior Developer
4 82 (10.54%) Architect
5 53 (6.81%) J2EE Developer
6 52 (6.68%) Senior Java Developer
7 49 (6.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 48 (6.17%) Lead Developer
9 41 (5.27%) Consultant
10 35 (4.50%) Scala Developer
11 33 (4.24%) Oracle Developer
12 31 (3.98%) Java Engineer
13 29 (3.73%) Agile Developer
14 26 (3.34%) Hybris Developer
15 24 (3.08%) Analyst
15 24 (3.08%) DevOps Engineer
15 24 (3.08%) Lead Java Developer
16 22 (2.83%) Agile Java Developer
16 22 (2.83%) Scrum Master
17 19 (2.44%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (39.72%) Spring
2 278 (35.73%) Web Services
3 212 (27.25%) HTML
4 182 (23.39%) XML
5 169 (21.72%) Hibernate
6 158 (20.31%) JSP
7 148 (19.02%) CSS
8 141 (18.12%) JMS
9 140 (17.99%) REST
10 138 (17.74%) SOAP
11 131 (16.84%) RESTful
12 103 (13.24%) Servlets
13 89 (11.44%) EJB
14 78 (10.03%) .NET
15 76 (9.77%) AngularJS
16 73 (9.38%) Spring MVC
17 69 (8.87%) jQuery
18 61 (7.84%) HTML5
19 60 (7.71%) Struts
20 59 (7.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (3.47%) Computer Science
4 26 (3.34%) iPad
5 25 (3.21%) Mobile App
6 20 (2.57%) Social Media
7 17 (2.19%) User Experience
8 14 (1.80%) Hedge funds
9 12 (1.54%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.41%) DataPower
11 10 (1.29%) Data Extraction
11 10 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (1.16%) Data Centre
12 9 (1.16%) Virtual Team
13 8 (1.03%) Clustering
13 8 (1.03%) Fixed Income
13 8 (1.03%) Web 2.0
14 7 (0.90%) Data Structures
14 7 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
14 7 (0.90%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 164 (21.08%) Unix
2 154 (19.79%) Linux
3 69 (8.87%) Windows
4 13 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 13 (1.67%) CentOS
4 13 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (1.41%) Ubuntu
5 11 (1.41%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.16%) Android
6 9 (1.16%) Solaris
7 5 (0.64%) AIX
8 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.13%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.13%) Debian
10 1 (0.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (58.48%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (28.79%) Scrum
3 217 (27.89%) TDD
4 148 (19.02%) Continuous Integration
5 132 (16.97%) E-Commerce
6 110 (14.14%) OO
7 100 (12.85%) SOA
8 99 (12.72%) BDD
9 95 (12.21%) MVC
10 65 (8.35%) DevOps
11 55 (7.07%) Open Source
12 54 (6.94%) Microservices
13 53 (6.81%) Continuous Delivery
13 53 (6.81%) Software Engineering
14 52 (6.68%) UML
15 46 (5.91%) SDLC
16 45 (5.78%) Business Intelligence
17 44 (5.66%) Migration
17 44 (5.66%) Multithreading
18 39 (5.01%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 720 (92.54%) Java
2 217 (27.89%) JavaScript
3 210 (26.99%) SQL
4 55 (7.07%) Scala
5 53 (6.81%) PL/SQL
6 52 (6.68%) Python
7 43 (5.53%) Perl
8 41 (5.27%) C++
8 41 (5.27%) Ruby
9 40 (5.14%) PHP
10 31 (3.98%) Shell Script
11 28 (3.60%) C
12 25 (3.21%) C#
13 20 (2.57%) Groovy
14 16 (2.06%) Jython
15 13 (1.67%) Bash Shell
16 9 (1.16%) VB
17 8 (1.03%) Apex Code
17 8 (1.03%) VB6
17 8 (1.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 66 (8.48%) Security Cleared
2 45 (5.78%) Degree
3 21 (2.70%) DV Cleared
3 21 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.39%) CISA
5 3 (0.39%) CISSP
6 2 (0.26%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.26%) CISM
6 2 (0.26%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.26%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.13%) CEH
7 1 (0.13%) CITP
7 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.13%) GCIH
7 1 (0.13%) GSEC
7 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.13%) PMP
7 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.57%) QA
2 4 (0.51%) FATCA
3 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.26%) ISO20022
3 2 (0.26%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.26%) PMBOK
3 2 (0.26%) SLA
4 1 (0.13%) COBIT
4 1 (0.13%) HL7
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (4.11%) Docker
2 22 (2.83%) Active Directory
3 21 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (1.67%) vCloud
6 6 (0.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.64%) Samba
8 4 (0.51%) HDFS
8 4 (0.51%) Varnish
9 3 (0.39%) NDS
9 3 (0.39%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 3 (0.39%) vSphere
9 3 (0.39%) Xen
10 2 (0.26%) etcd
10 2 (0.26%) flannel
10 2 (0.26%) GridGain
10 2 (0.26%) iptables
10 2 (0.26%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.13%) Ceph
11 1 (0.13%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 33 (4.24%) Puppet
2 23 (2.96%) Ansible
3 15 (1.93%) Oracle Identity Management
4 14 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (1.67%) HAProxy
5 13 (1.67%) logstash
6 12 (1.54%) Kibana
6 12 (1.54%) Salt
6 12 (1.54%) ZABBIX
7 10 (1.29%) Rundeck
8 7 (0.90%) Nagios
9 6 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 5 (0.64%) yum
11 4 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
11 4 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
11 4 (0.51%) Terraform
11 4 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (0.39%) Packer
Vendors
1 263 (33.80%) Oracle
2 77 (9.90%) IBM
3 56 (7.20%) ATG
4 54 (6.94%) hybris
5 52 (6.68%) Google
6 49 (6.30%) Adobe
7 33 (4.24%) Red Hat
7 33 (4.24%) SAP
8 30 (3.86%) Sybase
8 30 (3.86%) VMware
9 22 (2.83%) Microsoft
10 20 (2.57%) BEA
11 17 (2.19%) Endeca
12 16 (2.06%) WSO2
13 12 (1.54%) Atlassian
13 12 (1.54%) F5
13 12 (1.54%) MuleSoft
14 11 (1.41%) webMethods
15 10 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (1.29%) TIBCO
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