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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 130 107 137
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +30
Contract jobs citing J2EE 407 450 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.87% 2.02% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.85% 6.61% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 310 250
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £357 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.60 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +12.00%
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
6954 6807 6931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.97% 30.60% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5353 4877 5089
Median daily rate £450 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 45 15
Median hourly rate £43.04 £22.18 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.02% -44.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £16.43 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £52.17 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

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 26 May 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 May 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 +7 51 £500 +5.26% 15
Croydon -6 14 £393 -21.50% 1
Canary Wharf +4 6 £650 +33.33%
Docklands, London +7 2 - -
Bromley - 2 £400 - 1
Westminster - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £375 -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (91.76%) Java
2 468 (62.23%) Agile Software Development
3 339 (45.08%) Spring
4 251 (33.38%) Oracle
5 243 (32.31%) Web Services
5 243 (32.31%) TDD
6 237 (31.52%) Scrum
7 231 (30.72%) Hibernate
7 231 (30.72%) JavaScript
8 203 (26.99%) SQL
9 199 (26.46%) HTML
10 186 (24.73%) RESTful
11 162 (21.54%) Maven
12 160 (21.28%) Finance
13 156 (20.74%) XML
14 153 (20.35%) E-Commerce
15 151 (20.08%) Continuous Integration
16 147 (19.55%) Linux
17 140 (18.62%) Git (software)
18 138 (18.35%) CSS
19 125 (16.62%) SOAP
20 124 (16.49%) JSP
21 123 (16.36%) JUnit
22 120 (15.96%) REST
22 120 (15.96%) Jenkins
23 119 (15.82%) Unix
24 116 (15.43%) OO
25 114 (15.16%) JIRA
26 110 (14.63%) JMS
27 102 (13.56%) 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
1 102 (13.56%) WebSphere
2 91 (12.10%) Tomcat
3 69 (9.18%) WebLogic
4 60 (7.98%) Apache
5 47 (6.25%) CMS
6 43 (5.72%) WebSphere Application Server
7 39 (5.19%) JBoss
8 35 (4.65%) Node.js
9 32 (4.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 30 (3.99%) Confluence
11 21 (2.79%) Mule
12 20 (2.66%) IIS
13 17 (2.26%) IBM HTTP Server
14 15 (1.99%) GlassFish
14 15 (1.99%) nginx
15 13 (1.73%) Apache TomEE
15 13 (1.73%) Oracle Application Server
16 12 (1.60%) Jetty
16 12 (1.60%) Mule ESB
17 11 (1.46%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (1.06%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.66%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (0.53%) MS Office
3 4 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 38 (5.05%) Payment Gateway
2 30 (3.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.66%) Magento
4 5 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.27%) BigMachines
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%) Murex MxG2000
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 81 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (4.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 21 (2.79%) GitHub
5 19 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (2.26%) Google App Engine
7 15 (1.99%) AWS CloudFormation
8 13 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (1.73%) Google Analytics
8 13 (1.73%) SaaS
9 11 (1.46%) Amazon S3
10 8 (1.06%) PaaS
11 7 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.80%) IaaS
12 6 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 5 (0.66%) Lucidchart
14 4 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (0.53%) Route 53
15 2 (0.27%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.32%) HTTP
2 23 (3.06%) Firewall
3 17 (2.26%) LDAP
4 16 (2.13%) Internet
5 14 (1.86%) FTP
5 14 (1.86%) SNMP
6 13 (1.73%) TCP/IP
7 11 (1.46%) IPsec
8 10 (1.33%) DNS
8 10 (1.33%) VPN
9 9 (1.20%) SSL
10 7 (0.93%) Network Security
11 6 (0.80%) DHCP
11 6 (0.80%) DMZ
11 6 (0.80%) Reverse Proxy
12 5 (0.66%) HTTPS
12 5 (0.66%) NAS
12 5 (0.66%) tcpdump
12 5 (0.66%) Wireshark
13 2 (0.27%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
2 71 (9.44%) MySQL
3 59 (7.85%) Oracle Database
4 58 (7.71%) NoSQL
5 48 (6.38%) MongoDB
6 46 (6.12%) Relational Database
7 40 (5.32%) SQL Server
8 28 (3.72%) DB2
9 17 (2.26%) Big Data
9 17 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (1.60%) Hadoop
12 9 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (1.06%) Redis
14 7 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.93%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
15 6 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (0.66%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 162 (21.54%) Maven
2 140 (18.62%) Git (software)
3 123 (16.36%) JUnit
4 120 (15.96%) Jenkins
5 114 (15.16%) JIRA
6 73 (9.71%) Mockito
7 62 (8.24%) Selenium
8 60 (7.98%) Subversion
9 40 (5.32%) Eclipse
10 33 (4.39%) Cucumber
11 29 (3.86%) Ant
12 25 (3.32%) Spock
13 15 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 15 (1.99%) Hudson
13 15 (1.99%) SoapUI
14 14 (1.86%) Sonatype Nexus
15 13 (1.73%) EasyMock
15 13 (1.73%) Gerrit
15 13 (1.73%) Gradle
16 12 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 160 (21.28%) Finance
2 67 (8.91%) Retail
3 66 (8.78%) Banking
4 39 (5.19%) Telecoms
5 38 (5.05%) Marketing
6 33 (4.39%) Manufacturing
7 30 (3.99%) Electronics
8 25 (3.32%) Investment Banking
9 20 (2.66%) Front Office
10 13 (1.73%) Financial Institution
11 12 (1.60%) Publishing
12 8 (1.06%) Back Office
12 8 (1.06%) Games
13 3 (0.40%) Advertising
13 3 (0.40%) Law
13 3 (0.40%) Wholesale Banking
14 2 (0.27%) Interactive Media
14 2 (0.27%) Legal
14 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 462 (61.44%) Developer
2 338 (44.95%) Java Developer
3 115 (15.29%) Senior Developer
4 82 (10.90%) Architect
5 73 (9.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 46 (6.12%) Lead Developer
7 41 (5.45%) J2EE Developer
8 38 (5.05%) Scrum Master
9 35 (4.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 28 (3.72%) Agile Developer
10 28 (3.72%) Consultant
11 27 (3.59%) Agile Java Developer
11 27 (3.59%) Java Engineer
12 26 (3.46%) Lead Java Developer
13 25 (3.32%) Analyst
14 24 (3.19%) DevOps Engineer
15 23 (3.06%) Scala Developer
16 22 (2.93%) Hybris Developer
17 19 (2.53%) Core Java Developer
17 19 (2.53%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (45.08%) Spring
2 243 (32.31%) Web Services
3 231 (30.72%) Hibernate
4 199 (26.46%) HTML
5 186 (24.73%) RESTful
6 156 (20.74%) XML
7 138 (18.35%) CSS
8 125 (16.62%) SOAP
9 124 (16.49%) JSP
10 120 (15.96%) REST
11 110 (14.63%) JMS
12 90 (11.97%) Servlets
13 81 (10.77%) Spring MVC
14 76 (10.11%) Ajax
15 72 (9.57%) .NET
16 66 (8.78%) AngularJS
17 63 (8.38%) jQuery
18 61 (8.11%) EJB
19 55 (7.31%) Struts
20 54 (7.18%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.71%) Enterprise Software
2 43 (5.72%) iPad
3 38 (5.05%) Social Media
4 30 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (3.72%) Computer Science
6 27 (3.59%) Mobile App
7 21 (2.79%) Equities
8 19 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 17 (2.26%) Web 2.0
10 15 (1.99%) Fixed Income
11 13 (1.73%) Derivative
12 11 (1.46%) Data Extraction
13 10 (1.33%) Data Structures
13 10 (1.33%) Hedge funds
13 10 (1.33%) Management Information System
14 9 (1.20%) User Experience
15 7 (0.93%) Algorithms
16 6 (0.80%) Inversion of Control
16 6 (0.80%) Visualisation
17 5 (0.66%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 147 (19.55%) Linux
2 119 (15.82%) Unix
3 56 (7.45%) Windows
4 13 (1.73%) CentOS
5 11 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.33%) AIX
7 9 (1.20%) Windows Server
8 8 (1.06%) Solaris
9 7 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.93%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.80%) Android
11 3 (0.40%) Debian
11 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.40%) zOS
12 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.13%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.13%) MVS
13 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (62.23%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (32.31%) TDD
3 237 (31.52%) Scrum
4 153 (20.35%) E-Commerce
5 151 (20.08%) Continuous Integration
6 116 (15.43%) OO
7 102 (13.56%) BDD
8 93 (12.37%) MVC
9 87 (11.57%) SOA
10 77 (10.24%) DevOps
11 72 (9.57%) Mentoring
11 72 (9.57%) Pair Programming
12 62 (8.24%) Microservices
13 57 (7.58%) Open Source
14 55 (7.31%) Kanban
15 51 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
16 50 (6.65%) Business Intelligence
16 50 (6.65%) SDLC
17 47 (6.25%) UML
18 46 (6.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 690 (91.76%) Java
2 231 (30.72%) JavaScript
3 203 (26.99%) SQL
4 57 (7.58%) PL/SQL
5 49 (6.52%) Scala
6 42 (5.59%) PHP
7 39 (5.19%) Shell Script
8 38 (5.05%) Python
9 29 (3.86%) C++
10 27 (3.59%) C
11 26 (3.46%) Perl
12 25 (3.32%) Groovy
12 25 (3.32%) Ruby
13 21 (2.79%) C#
14 18 (2.39%) Bash Shell
15 7 (0.93%) Clojure
15 7 (0.93%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.93%) VB
16 6 (0.80%) Jython
17 5 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 86 (11.44%) Security Cleared
2 62 (8.24%) Degree
3 19 (2.53%) DV Cleared
4 16 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.53%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.27%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.27%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.13%) ISEB
9 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.46%) QA
2 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.27%) ISO20022
2 2 (0.27%) PMBOK
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 24 (3.19%) Docker
2 17 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.60%) Active Directory
4 11 (1.46%) vCloud
5 7 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.66%) Samba
7 4 (0.53%) HDFS
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
10 1 (0.13%) Ceph
10 1 (0.13%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (3.99%) Puppet
2 21 (2.79%) Ansible
3 11 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.46%) Salt
4 10 (1.33%) logstash
5 9 (1.20%) HAProxy
5 9 (1.20%) Kibana
5 9 (1.20%) ZABBIX
6 6 (0.80%) Rundeck
7 5 (0.66%) Nagios
8 4 (0.53%) Packer
8 4 (0.53%) yum
9 3 (0.40%) Dollar Universe
9 3 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.27%) CA Wily
10 2 (0.27%) CFEngine
10 2 (0.27%) Control-M
10 2 (0.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (0.27%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 251 (33.38%) Oracle
2 72 (9.57%) ATG
3 71 (9.44%) Google
4 66 (8.78%) IBM
5 46 (6.12%) hybris
6 34 (4.52%) SAP
7 33 (4.39%) Adobe
8 28 (3.72%) Endeca
9 27 (3.59%) Microsoft
10 25 (3.32%) VMware
11 21 (2.79%) Red Hat
12 20 (2.66%) Sybase
13 17 (2.26%) BEA
14 15 (1.99%) webMethods
15 14 (1.86%) Atlassian
16 13 (1.73%) CyberSource
17 10 (1.33%) WSO2
18 9 (1.20%) Pega
19 8 (1.06%) NetApp
19 8 (1.06%) TIBCO
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