The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 266 304 312
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +8
Contract jobs citing Java EE 165 119 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.76% 0.53% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.37% 1.75% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 84 67
Median daily rate £513 £444 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.49% -8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £40.00 £36.38
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +9.96%
Java EE
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%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Java EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in London

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in London

Java EE
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in London

Java EE
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Java EE Hourly Rate Trend in London

Java EE
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 Java EE 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 +20 21 £538 +10.25% 13
Croydon -6 8 £463 +12.12% 2
Bromley - 7 £560 - 1
Docklands, London - 3 £450 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 243 (92.05%) Java
2 149 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (50.00%) Spring
4 99 (37.50%) Web Services
5 95 (35.98%) Oracle
6 94 (35.61%) REST
7 87 (32.95%) Hibernate
8 77 (29.17%) XML
9 72 (27.27%) SOAP
10 71 (26.89%) Maven
11 69 (26.14%) Finance
12 68 (25.76%) JavaScript
12 68 (25.76%) OO
13 66 (25.00%) Linux
13 66 (25.00%) SQL
14 65 (24.62%) WebLogic
15 63 (23.86%) JUnit
16 62 (23.48%) JMS
17 56 (21.21%) HTML
18 54 (20.45%) TDD
19 52 (19.70%) AngularJS
20 51 (19.32%) RESTful
20 51 (19.32%) CSS
21 46 (17.42%) JPA
22 45 (17.05%) SOA
22 45 (17.05%) Banking
23 44 (16.67%) JIRA
24 43 (16.29%) HTML5
24 43 (16.29%) UML
25 42 (15.91%) Unix

Java EE
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 65 (24.62%) WebLogic
2 28 (10.61%) Tomcat
3 22 (8.33%) Confluence
3 22 (8.33%) JBoss
4 19 (7.20%) Mule
4 19 (7.20%) WebSphere
5 13 (4.92%) Apache
6 11 (4.17%) Jetty
7 10 (3.79%) GlassFish
7 10 (3.79%) Liferay
8 9 (3.41%) Oracle Service Bus
9 8 (3.03%) Mule ESB
9 8 (3.03%) Node.js
10 7 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (2.27%) nginx
11 6 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (1.89%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (1.52%) Eucalyptus
13 4 (1.52%) JCAPS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.76%) Documaker
3 1 (0.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.38%) Murex MxG2000
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
2 8 (3.03%) GitHub
3 6 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.89%) SaaS
5 4 (1.52%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (1.14%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (1.14%) AWS CloudTrail
6 3 (1.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.14%) IaaS
6 3 (1.14%) OpenShift
6 3 (1.14%) PaaS
6 3 (1.14%) Route 53
7 2 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.38%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.44%) LDAP
2 14 (5.30%) HTTP
3 13 (4.92%) Internet
4 12 (4.55%) DNS
5 9 (3.41%) AMQP
5 9 (3.41%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.89%) IMAP
6 5 (1.89%) SMTP
6 5 (1.89%) SNMP
7 4 (1.52%) Ethernet
7 4 (1.52%) HTTPS
7 4 (1.52%) LAN
7 4 (1.52%) WAN
8 3 (1.14%) Firewall
9 2 (0.76%) SSH
9 2 (0.76%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.38%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.38%) Intranet
10 1 (0.38%) MRTG
10 1 (0.38%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 29 (10.98%) MySQL
2 29 (10.98%) NoSQL
3 28 (10.61%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (6.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (5.68%) Neo4j
6 14 (5.30%) Hadoop
6 14 (5.30%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.41%) Apache Hive
7 9 (3.41%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (3.03%) SQL Server
9 7 (2.65%) Hazelcast
10 6 (2.27%) Big Data
10 6 (2.27%) Impala
11 5 (1.89%) Couchbase
11 5 (1.89%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.89%) OrientDB
12 4 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 71 (26.89%) Maven
2 63 (23.86%) JUnit
3 44 (16.67%) JIRA
4 41 (15.53%) Git (software)
5 40 (15.15%) Jenkins
6 32 (12.12%) Subversion
7 27 (10.23%) Mockito
8 22 (8.33%) Selenium
9 15 (5.68%) Cucumber
10 12 (4.55%) Bitbucket
11 11 (4.17%) SoapUI
12 10 (3.79%) JProfiler
13 9 (3.41%) JMeter
13 9 (3.41%) jMock
14 8 (3.03%) Ant
14 8 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (3.03%) Checkstyle
14 8 (3.03%) FindBugs
14 8 (3.03%) TeamCity
15 7 (2.65%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 69 (26.14%) Finance
2 45 (17.05%) Banking
3 14 (5.30%) Investment Banking
4 13 (4.92%) Retail
5 12 (4.55%) Marketing
6 11 (4.17%) Front Office
7 9 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.52%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.52%) Wholesale Banking
9 3 (1.14%) Back Office
9 3 (1.14%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 147 (55.68%) Developer
2 114 (43.18%) Java Developer
3 80 (30.30%) Architect
4 37 (14.02%) Senior Developer
5 35 (13.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 32 (12.12%) Java Architect
7 20 (7.58%) Technical Architect
8 19 (7.20%) Software Developer
9 16 (6.06%) Agile Developer
9 16 (6.06%) Agile Java Developer
9 16 (6.06%) Software Architect
10 15 (5.68%) Oracle Developer
11 13 (4.92%) Java Software Developer
11 13 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (4.55%) Java Technical Architect
13 10 (3.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 10 (3.79%) Integration Architect
13 10 (3.79%) Senior Java Software Developer
13 10 (3.79%) Senior Software Developer
13 10 (3.79%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (50.00%) Spring
2 99 (37.50%) Web Services
3 94 (35.61%) REST
4 87 (32.95%) Hibernate
5 77 (29.17%) XML
6 72 (27.27%) SOAP
7 62 (23.48%) JMS
8 56 (21.21%) HTML
9 52 (19.70%) AngularJS
10 51 (19.32%) CSS
10 51 (19.32%) RESTful
11 46 (17.42%) JPA
12 43 (16.29%) HTML5
13 35 (13.26%) Middleware
14 34 (12.88%) JSON
15 30 (11.36%) XSD
16 28 (10.61%) J2EE
17 26 (9.85%) jQuery
18 23 (8.71%) Java SE
19 21 (7.95%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (6.06%) User Experience
3 15 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (2.65%) Fixed Income
5 7 (2.65%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.27%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.27%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.27%) Derivative
6 6 (2.27%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.89%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.89%) DataPower
7 5 (1.89%) Equities
7 5 (1.89%) Wiki
8 4 (1.52%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.52%) Fintech
8 4 (1.52%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 66 (25.00%) Linux
2 42 (15.91%) Unix
3 28 (10.61%) Windows
4 25 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.65%) CentOS
5 7 (2.65%) Ubuntu
6 6 (2.27%) Android
6 6 (2.27%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.89%) Debian
7 5 (1.89%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.52%) webOS
8 4 (1.52%) Windows Phone
8 4 (1.52%) Windows Phone 7
9 2 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (25.76%) OO
3 54 (20.45%) TDD
4 45 (17.05%) SOA
5 43 (16.29%) UML
6 41 (15.53%) SDLC
7 40 (15.15%) Microservices
7 40 (15.15%) Scrum
8 39 (14.77%) Open Source
9 37 (14.02%) Mentoring
10 27 (10.23%) OOP
11 26 (9.85%) BDD
11 26 (9.85%) Software Engineering
12 25 (9.47%) Front End Development
13 24 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (9.09%) Kanban
14 23 (8.71%) DevOps
14 23 (8.71%) Migration
15 22 (8.33%) MVC
16 20 (7.58%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 243 (92.05%) Java
2 68 (25.76%) JavaScript
3 66 (25.00%) SQL
4 29 (10.98%) PL/SQL
5 17 (6.44%) Bash Shell
6 15 (5.68%) Scala
7 11 (4.17%) C
7 11 (4.17%) Perl
7 11 (4.17%) Python
7 11 (4.17%) Ruby
8 8 (3.03%) Erlang
9 6 (2.27%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.89%) Groovy
11 4 (1.52%) C#
11 4 (1.52%) XPath
12 2 (0.76%) COBOL
12 2 (0.76%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.38%) C++
13 1 (0.38%) Clojure
13 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.44%) DV Cleared
3 15 (5.68%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.65%) Degree
5 2 (0.76%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.76%) CITP
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.30%) QA
2 12 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.03%) SLA
4 3 (1.14%) COBIT
5 2 (0.76%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.38%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.27%) Docker
2 6 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.89%) NFS
4 4 (1.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (3.41%) Nagios
2 7 (2.65%) HAProxy
3 6 (2.27%) Puppet
4 5 (1.89%) Ansible
4 5 (1.89%) Cacti
5 4 (1.52%) Bacula
5 4 (1.52%) CloudHub
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.38%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.38%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.38%) Mesos
7 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 95 (35.98%) Oracle
2 30 (11.36%) Red Hat
3 19 (7.20%) Atlassian
4 17 (6.44%) IBM
5 11 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.03%) TIBCO
7 7 (2.65%) Google
7 7 (2.65%) hybris
8 6 (2.27%) VMware
8 6 (2.27%) webMethods
9 5 (1.89%) Informatica
9 5 (1.89%) Sybase
10 4 (1.52%) Cisco
10 4 (1.52%) MuleSoft
10 4 (1.52%) Murex
10 4 (1.52%) NetApp
11 3 (1.14%) F5
11 3 (1.14%) Imperva
11 3 (1.14%) Pega
12 2 (0.76%) Sitecore
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