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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 306 307 278
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -29
Contract jobs citing Java EE 109 115 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.48% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.45% 1.56% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 80 107
Average daily rate
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£444 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £345 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £610 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £85.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £38.00
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
7502 7351 7951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.66% 30.70% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5515 5168 5743
Average daily rate £438 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 53 52
Average hourly rate £27.66 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.53% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.35 £17.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £59.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 22 £488 +8.33% 3
Croydon -12 7 £450 -26.22%
Paddington - 6 £525 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £650 -
Bromley - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £330 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Java EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java EE.

1 212 (95.07%) Java
2 97 (43.50%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (36.77%) Spring
4 78 (34.98%) Linux
5 76 (34.08%) Web Services
6 73 (32.74%) SQL
7 71 (31.84%) Tomcat
8 68 (30.49%) JavaScript
8 68 (30.49%) Oracle
9 61 (27.35%) Maven
9 61 (27.35%) TDD
10 56 (25.11%) Continuous Integration
11 55 (24.66%) Scrum
11 55 (24.66%) JMS
12 54 (24.22%) XML
12 54 (24.22%) UNIX
13 53 (23.77%) Hibernate
14 52 (23.32%) Apache
14 52 (23.32%) MySQL
15 49 (21.97%) HTML
16 48 (21.52%) Git (software)
17 46 (20.63%) JBoss
18 45 (20.18%) Finance
18 45 (20.18%) Jenkins
19 43 (19.28%) J2EE
20 42 (18.83%) JUnit
20 42 (18.83%) Windows
21 38 (17.04%) OO
22 36 (16.14%) CSS
22 36 (16.14%) REST

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Java EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 71 (31.84%) Tomcat
2 52 (23.32%) Apache
3 46 (20.63%) JBoss
4 32 (14.35%) WebSphere
5 28 (12.56%) WebLogic
6 20 (8.97%) Confluence
7 14 (6.28%) Node.js
8 12 (5.38%) IIS
9 9 (4.04%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (4.04%) nginx
10 8 (3.59%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (3.14%) Apache Solr
11 7 (3.14%) Jetty
12 5 (2.24%) WebLogic Portal
12 5 (2.24%) MQSeries
13 4 (1.79%) CMS
13 4 (1.79%) Mule
13 4 (1.79%) OpenStack
13 4 (1.79%) Apache Spark
13 4 (1.79%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 11 (4.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (1.35%) RMDS
2 2 (0.90%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 33 (14.80%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (2.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (2.69%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.24%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.28%) Firewall
2 13 (5.83%) TCP/IP
3 11 (4.93%) DNS
4 10 (4.48%) DMZ
4 10 (4.48%) AMQP
5 8 (3.59%) LDAP
6 7 (3.14%) VPN
6 7 (3.14%) Internet
7 6 (2.69%) BIG-IP
8 5 (2.24%) HTTP
9 3 (1.35%) DHCP
9 3 (1.35%) Ethernet
9 3 (1.35%) LAN
9 3 (1.35%) WAN
10 2 (0.90%) Intranet
11 1 (0.45%) IPsec
11 1 (0.45%) SSL
11 1 (0.45%) SMTP
11 1 (0.45%) SNMP
11 1 (0.45%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (23.32%) MySQL
2 30 (13.45%) NoSQL
3 23 (10.31%) Relational Database
4 21 (9.42%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (9.42%) SQL Server
5 17 (7.62%) MongoDB
6 15 (6.73%) DB2
6 15 (6.73%) Oracle Database
7 11 (4.93%) Hadoop
8 10 (4.48%) Big Data
9 7 (3.14%) Redis
10 6 (2.69%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.24%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.35%) BusinessObjects XI
13 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (1.35%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 3 (1.35%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (0.90%) Cognos Impromptu
14 2 (0.90%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 61 (27.35%) Maven
2 48 (21.52%) Git (software)
3 45 (20.18%) Jenkins
4 42 (18.83%) JUnit
5 29 (13.00%) JIRA
6 24 (10.76%) Ant
7 22 (9.87%) Gradle
8 19 (8.52%) Eclipse
8 19 (8.52%) Subversion
9 15 (6.73%) IntelliJ
9 15 (6.73%) TeamCity
10 14 (6.28%) Mercurial
11 13 (5.83%) Selenium
12 12 (5.38%) JMeter
13 11 (4.93%) Cucumber
14 10 (4.48%) Mockito
15 9 (4.04%) Introscope
16 8 (3.59%) Gerrit
16 8 (3.59%) FishEye
16 8 (3.59%) Jasmine
General
1 45 (20.18%) Finance
2 32 (14.35%) Banking
3 21 (9.42%) Investment Banking
4 11 (4.93%) Front Office
5 6 (2.69%) Retail
6 4 (1.79%) Back Office
6 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.35%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.35%) Publishing
8 2 (0.90%) Advertising
8 2 (0.90%) Marketing
9 1 (0.45%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Games
9 1 (0.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 148 (66.37%) Developer
2 121 (54.26%) Java Developer
3 22 (9.87%) Senior Developer
4 20 (8.97%) Architect
5 18 (8.07%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (3.59%) Flex Developer
6 8 (3.59%) Software Engineer
6 8 (3.59%) Applications Support
6 8 (3.59%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (3.14%) Analyst
8 6 (2.69%) Technical Architect
8 6 (2.69%) Web Developer
8 6 (2.69%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (2.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (2.24%) Java Web Developer
9 5 (2.24%) Designer
9 5 (2.24%) Support Analyst
9 5 (2.24%) Java Architect
10 4 (1.79%) Hybris Developer
10 4 (1.79%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (36.77%) Spring
2 76 (34.08%) Web Services
3 55 (24.66%) JMS
4 54 (24.22%) XML
5 53 (23.77%) Hibernate
6 49 (21.97%) HTML
7 43 (19.28%) J2EE
8 36 (16.14%) CSS
8 36 (16.14%) REST
9 32 (14.35%) jQuery
10 31 (13.90%) SOAP
11 27 (12.11%) JSP
12 26 (11.66%) EJB
12 26 (11.66%) JSON
13 24 (10.76%) JPA
14 23 (10.31%) RESTful
15 20 (8.97%) Spring MVC
15 20 (8.97%) .NET
15 20 (8.97%) Middleware
16 18 (8.07%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.04%) Clustering
4 8 (3.59%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.59%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.69%) Fixed Income
5 6 (2.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.24%) Equities
6 5 (2.24%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.79%) Tandem
7 4 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.35%) Replication
8 3 (1.35%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.35%) PKI
8 3 (1.35%) Social Network
8 3 (1.35%) Derivative
8 3 (1.35%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.35%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.35%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.90%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 78 (34.98%) Linux
2 54 (24.22%) UNIX
3 42 (18.83%) Windows
4 16 (7.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (4.04%) Ubuntu
5 9 (4.04%) CentOS
6 8 (3.59%) AIX
6 8 (3.59%) Solaris
7 4 (1.79%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.35%) Windows NT
8 3 (1.35%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.45%) Android
10 1 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (43.50%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (27.35%) TDD
3 56 (25.11%) Continuous Integration
4 55 (24.66%) Scrum
5 38 (17.04%) OO
6 31 (13.90%) E-Commerce
7 28 (12.56%) SOA
7 28 (12.56%) Open Source
7 28 (12.56%) DevOps
8 27 (12.11%) Continuous Delivery
9 25 (11.21%) MVC
10 24 (10.76%) BDD
11 20 (8.97%) ITIL
12 18 (8.07%) Software Engineering
12 18 (8.07%) Load Balancing
12 18 (8.07%) Software Delivery
13 17 (7.62%) Unit Testing
13 17 (7.62%) UML
14 16 (7.17%) SDLC
15 15 (6.73%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 212 (95.07%) Java
2 73 (32.74%) SQL
3 68 (30.49%) JavaScript
4 20 (8.97%) Python
5 19 (8.52%) Bash Shell
6 17 (7.62%) Perl
6 17 (7.62%) PL/SQL
7 11 (4.93%) C#
7 11 (4.93%) PHP
7 11 (4.93%) Ruby
8 10 (4.48%) Shell Script
9 9 (4.04%) C
10 8 (3.59%) Scala
11 7 (3.14%) C++
12 3 (1.35%) XPath
13 2 (0.90%) Groovy
13 2 (0.90%) XQuery
13 2 (0.90%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.45%) VBA
14 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (13.45%) Security Cleared
2 19 (8.52%) Degree
3 15 (6.73%) DV Cleared
4 7 (3.14%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.24%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.90%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.90%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.31%) QA
2 6 (2.69%) COBIT
3 4 (1.79%) WAI
4 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (6.28%) Docker
2 9 (4.04%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.59%) vCloud
4 4 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.45%) Varnish
6 1 (0.45%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (0.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (6.28%) Puppet
2 9 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.69%) HAProxy
3 6 (2.69%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (1.79%) Ansible
4 4 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.35%) CA Wily
5 3 (1.35%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.35%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.35%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.90%) Nagios
6 2 (0.90%) logstash
6 2 (0.90%) Salt
6 2 (0.90%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.45%) Kibana
7 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.45%) Cacti
Vendors
1 68 (30.49%) Oracle
2 25 (11.21%) Red Hat
3 24 (10.76%) Atlassian
4 14 (6.28%) IBM
5 11 (4.93%) VMware
6 10 (4.48%) Google
6 10 (4.48%) Microsoft
6 10 (4.48%) Sybase
7 8 (3.59%) Sun
7 8 (3.59%) F5
8 7 (3.14%) hybris
9 6 (2.69%) Informatica
10 4 (1.79%) InterSystems
10 4 (1.79%) Apple
10 4 (1.79%) HP
10 4 (1.79%) FatWire
10 4 (1.79%) WorldPay
11 3 (1.35%) Cisco
11 3 (1.35%) Altiris
11 3 (1.35%) Adobe
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