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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
England / London
Rank 305 323 326
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Contract jobs citing Java EE 99 93 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.44% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.50% 1.38% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 62 60
Median daily rate £470 £453 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.86% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £330 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £670 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £390 £378
% change year-on-year
+21.79% +3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%

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
6618 6760 6410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.62% 32.20% 30.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4966 5037 4807
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 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 43 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.83 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.91% +22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 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 +1 17 £475 +18.75% 3
Wimbledon - 1 £453 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 230 (95.83%) Java
2 153 (63.75%) Spring
3 147 (61.25%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (48.75%) Web Services
5 103 (42.92%) XML
6 97 (40.42%) Hibernate
7 96 (40.00%) REST
8 91 (37.92%) SQL
8 91 (37.92%) Oracle
9 83 (34.58%) HTML
10 78 (32.50%) JavaScript
10 78 (32.50%) TDD
11 75 (31.25%) SOAP
12 73 (30.42%) OO
13 69 (28.75%) CSS
14 60 (25.00%) Scrum
15 59 (24.58%) Maven
16 58 (24.17%) MVC
16 58 (24.17%) Finance
17 57 (23.75%) JSP
18 55 (22.92%) J2EE
18 55 (22.92%) Tomcat
19 53 (22.08%) UML
20 52 (21.67%) Spring MVC
21 50 (20.83%) JBoss
22 44 (18.33%) Linux
23 42 (17.50%) JSON
24 41 (17.08%) JMS
24 41 (17.08%) SOA
25 40 (16.67%) AngularJS

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 55 (22.92%) Tomcat
2 50 (20.83%) JBoss
3 39 (16.25%) WebLogic
4 32 (13.33%) WebSphere
5 22 (9.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 21 (8.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 16 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
8 14 (5.83%) Apache
9 11 (4.58%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (4.17%) CMS
10 10 (4.17%) Mule
11 7 (2.92%) Apache Spark
11 7 (2.92%) Commerce Server
12 6 (2.50%) Jetty
13 5 (2.08%) Confluence
13 5 (2.08%) Mule ESB
14 4 (1.67%) IIS
15 3 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
16 2 (0.83%) ArcGIS
16 2 (0.83%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 10 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.42%) Magento
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle SCM
1 1 (0.42%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (2.50%) PaaS
3 5 (2.08%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.25%) SaaS
5 2 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.83%) GitHub
5 2 (0.83%) IaaS
6 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.42%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.33%) HTTP
2 6 (2.50%) Internet
3 5 (2.08%) AMQP
3 5 (2.08%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.25%) Firewall
4 3 (1.25%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.83%) BIG-IP
5 2 (0.83%) FTP
5 2 (0.83%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.83%) Network Security
5 2 (0.83%) SSL
6 1 (0.42%) DMZ
6 1 (0.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.42%) LDAP
6 1 (0.42%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.42%) SSH
6 1 (0.42%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.42%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.25%) Relational Database
2 34 (14.17%) MySQL
3 32 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 23 (9.58%) MongoDB
5 21 (8.75%) Big Data
6 20 (8.33%) Hadoop
6 20 (8.33%) NoSQL
7 19 (7.92%) Oracle Database
8 14 (5.83%) Oracle Database 10g
8 14 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (5.83%) RDBMS
9 9 (3.75%) Apache Hive
10 6 (2.50%) Cloudera CDH
11 5 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.08%) DB2
12 4 (1.67%) Hazelcast
12 4 (1.67%) Neo4j
13 3 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (1.25%) SQL Navigator
13 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 59 (24.58%) Maven
2 39 (16.25%) Jenkins
2 39 (16.25%) JUnit
3 37 (15.42%) Subversion
4 36 (15.00%) Git (software)
5 29 (12.08%) JIRA
6 27 (11.25%) Eclipse
7 25 (10.42%) Ant
7 25 (10.42%) Gradle
8 18 (7.50%) Mockito
9 17 (7.08%) IntelliJ
10 14 (5.83%) Selenium
11 12 (5.00%) Hudson
12 9 (3.75%) Cucumber
12 9 (3.75%) NetBeans
13 8 (3.33%) Gerrit
14 7 (2.92%) jMock
15 5 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (2.08%) EasyMock
15 5 (2.08%) Mercurial
General
1 58 (24.17%) Finance
2 24 (10.00%) Banking
3 19 (7.92%) Retail
4 8 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.50%) Games
5 6 (2.50%) Marketing
6 5 (2.08%) Front Office
7 4 (1.67%) Back Office
8 3 (1.25%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.25%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.83%) German Language
9 2 (0.83%) Publishing
9 2 (0.83%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.42%) Automotive
10 1 (0.42%) Billing
10 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.42%) Prime Brokerage
10 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 169 (70.42%) Developer
2 135 (56.25%) Java Developer
3 42 (17.50%) Senior Developer
4 39 (16.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 33 (13.75%) Architect
6 22 (9.17%) Agile Developer
6 22 (9.17%) Agile Java Developer
7 16 (6.67%) Java Architect
7 16 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (5.83%) Senior Agile Developer
8 14 (5.83%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 13 (5.42%) Oracle Developer
10 12 (5.00%) Hybris Developer
11 11 (4.58%) J2EE Developer
11 11 (4.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 10 (4.17%) Java Engineer
12 10 (4.17%) Lead Developer
12 10 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
13 8 (3.33%) Consultant
14 7 (2.92%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (63.75%) Spring
2 117 (48.75%) Web Services
3 103 (42.92%) XML
4 97 (40.42%) Hibernate
5 96 (40.00%) REST
6 83 (34.58%) HTML
7 75 (31.25%) SOAP
8 69 (28.75%) CSS
9 57 (23.75%) JSP
10 55 (22.92%) J2EE
11 52 (21.67%) Spring MVC
12 42 (17.50%) JSON
13 41 (17.08%) JMS
14 40 (16.67%) AngularJS
15 34 (14.17%) jQuery
16 33 (13.75%) Ajax
17 31 (12.92%) EJB
18 30 (12.50%) JPA
18 30 (12.50%) RESTful
19 28 (11.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (11.67%) Computer Science
3 19 (7.92%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (5.42%) Algorithms
5 12 (5.00%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.50%) User Experience
7 6 (2.50%) Virtual Team
8 5 (2.08%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.08%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.67%) Derivative
10 3 (1.25%) DataPower
10 3 (1.25%) Market Risk
10 3 (1.25%) Online Games
10 3 (1.25%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.83%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.83%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.83%) Social Media
11 2 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 44 (18.33%) Linux
2 25 (10.42%) Unix
3 22 (9.17%) Windows
4 9 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.08%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.25%) CentOS
6 3 (1.25%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.25%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.83%) Android
7 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (61.25%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (32.50%) TDD
3 73 (30.42%) OO
4 60 (25.00%) Scrum
5 58 (24.17%) MVC
6 53 (22.08%) UML
7 41 (17.08%) SOA
8 33 (13.75%) BDD
8 33 (13.75%) SDLC
9 31 (12.92%) Microservices
10 30 (12.50%) Open Source
10 30 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 29 (12.08%) Mentoring
12 27 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (11.25%) E-Commerce
13 24 (10.00%) User Stories
14 22 (9.17%) OOA/OOD
14 22 (9.17%) Unit Testing
15 21 (8.75%) Front End Development
15 21 (8.75%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 230 (95.83%) Java
2 91 (37.92%) SQL
3 78 (32.50%) JavaScript
4 27 (11.25%) PL/SQL
5 23 (9.58%) Python
6 15 (6.25%) Perl
7 10 (4.17%) Bash Shell
7 10 (4.17%) C
7 10 (4.17%) C#
7 10 (4.17%) Scala
8 9 (3.75%) Shell Script
9 8 (3.33%) PHP
9 8 (3.33%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.08%) Ruby
11 3 (1.25%) Go
11 3 (1.25%) Groovy
12 2 (0.83%) C++
12 2 (0.83%) Erlang
13 1 (0.42%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.42%) XPath
Qualifications
1 31 (12.92%) Degree
2 19 (7.92%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.42%) DV Cleared
4 9 (3.75%) Sun Certification
5 6 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.42%) OCMJD
7 1 (0.42%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.17%) QA
2 7 (2.92%) SLA
3 3 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.83%) COBIT
5 1 (0.42%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.58%) Docker
2 4 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.42%) KVM
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.50%) Ansible
1 6 (2.50%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (2.08%) Ambari
2 5 (2.08%) Puppet
3 4 (1.67%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.83%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.83%) CloudHub
4 2 (0.83%) HP Fortify
4 2 (0.83%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (0.83%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.42%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.42%) MOM
5 1 (0.42%) Nagios
5 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 91 (37.92%) Oracle
2 23 (9.58%) Adobe
3 18 (7.50%) IBM
4 15 (6.25%) ATG
5 14 (5.83%) BEA
6 13 (5.42%) hybris
7 12 (5.00%) Red Hat
8 9 (3.75%) Google
9 7 (2.92%) Sybase
10 5 (2.08%) Perforce
10 5 (2.08%) WorldPay
11 4 (1.67%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.67%) MuleSoft
11 4 (1.67%) Terracotta
12 3 (1.25%) CA
12 3 (1.25%) F5
12 3 (1.25%) GoldenSource
12 3 (1.25%) HP
12 3 (1.25%) Misys
12 3 (1.25%) Splunk
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