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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 283 293 228
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -65
Contract jobs citing Java EE 121 104 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.46% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.78% 1.50% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 66 131
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£444 £481 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.79% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £378 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.38 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+9.96% -16.37%
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
6790 6944 6448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.63% 30.69% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4882 5091 4668
Average daily rate £420 £413 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 16 90
Average hourly rate £22.18 £45.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.71% +8.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £175.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 41 £488 -7.14% 11
Croydon - 2 £413 -
Uxbridge - 1 £180 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 £500 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 209 (94.14%) Java
2 107 (48.20%) Linux
3 94 (42.34%) Oracle
4 84 (37.84%) SQL
5 82 (36.94%) Web Services
6 77 (34.68%) XML
7 74 (33.33%) Spring
8 71 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
9 67 (30.18%) UNIX
10 60 (27.03%) Tomcat
11 57 (25.68%) Maven
12 55 (24.77%) JMS
13 50 (22.52%) JBoss
14 46 (20.72%) Apache
14 46 (20.72%) HTML
15 45 (20.27%) Finance
15 45 (20.27%) Hibernate
16 44 (19.82%) JavaScript
16 44 (19.82%) WebSphere
17 42 (18.92%) Scrum
18 41 (18.47%) WebLogic
18 41 (18.47%) Analytical Skills
19 39 (17.57%) ITIL
20 38 (17.12%) Windows
20 38 (17.12%) SOAP
20 38 (17.12%) J2EE
21 37 (16.67%) Git (software)
22 34 (15.32%) Oracle Database
22 34 (15.32%) REST
22 34 (15.32%) PL/SQL

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 60 (27.03%) Tomcat
2 50 (22.52%) JBoss
3 46 (20.72%) Apache
4 44 (19.82%) WebSphere
5 41 (18.47%) WebLogic
6 22 (9.91%) WebSphere Application Server
7 19 (8.56%) IIS
8 11 (4.95%) Mule
9 10 (4.50%) Confluence
10 8 (3.60%) MQSeries
11 7 (3.15%) Node.js
12 6 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (2.70%) Apache Solr
13 5 (2.25%) nginx
13 5 (2.25%) Mule ESB
13 5 (2.25%) Apache Pig
13 5 (2.25%) WebLogic Portal
13 5 (2.25%) CMS
14 4 (1.80%) OpenStack
14 4 (1.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.60%) RMDS
2 3 (1.35%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (1.35%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.80%) GitHub
2 4 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.35%) Force.com
4 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.66%) TCP/IP
2 14 (6.31%) DNS
3 12 (5.41%) Firewall
3 12 (5.41%) LDAP
4 11 (4.95%) BIG-IP
5 10 (4.50%) DMZ
6 6 (2.70%) DHCP
6 6 (2.70%) AMQP
7 5 (2.25%) Internet
8 3 (1.35%) LAN
8 3 (1.35%) WAN
8 3 (1.35%) Ethernet
8 3 (1.35%) HTTP
8 3 (1.35%) VPN
9 1 (0.45%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.45%) IMAP
9 1 (0.45%) NFC
9 1 (0.45%) SSL
9 1 (0.45%) SNMP
9 1 (0.45%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.32%) Oracle Database
2 33 (14.86%) MySQL
3 25 (11.26%) NoSQL
4 21 (9.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 20 (9.01%) SQL Server
6 15 (6.76%) Relational Database
7 14 (6.31%) Big Data
8 12 (5.41%) MongoDB
8 12 (5.41%) Hadoop
9 9 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.70%) SQL Navigator
12 5 (2.25%) Apache Hive
12 5 (2.25%) Redis
12 5 (2.25%) DB2
12 5 (2.25%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.80%) DataStax
14 3 (1.35%) BusinessObjects XI
14 3 (1.35%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 3 (1.35%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 57 (25.68%) Maven
2 37 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 29 (13.06%) JUnit
4 27 (12.16%) Subversion
5 26 (11.71%) Jenkins
6 24 (10.81%) Ant
7 20 (9.01%) Introscope
8 18 (8.11%) JIRA
9 14 (6.31%) Eclipse
10 13 (5.86%) Gradle
11 11 (4.95%) JMeter
12 8 (3.60%) Mercurial
13 7 (3.15%) NetBeans
14 6 (2.70%) ClearQuest
14 6 (2.70%) SoapUI
14 6 (2.70%) Selenium
14 6 (2.70%) Cucumber
14 6 (2.70%) TortoiseSVN
15 5 (2.25%) FlexUnit
15 5 (2.25%) Mockito
General
1 45 (20.27%) Finance
2 30 (13.51%) Banking
3 17 (7.66%) Investment Banking
4 15 (6.76%) Front Office
5 8 (3.60%) Back Office
6 4 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.35%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.35%) Publishing
7 3 (1.35%) Retail
8 2 (0.90%) Marketing
8 2 (0.90%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Greek Language
9 1 (0.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 131 (59.01%) Developer
2 113 (50.90%) Java Developer
3 27 (12.16%) Architect
4 19 (8.56%) Applications Support
5 14 (6.31%) Senior Developer
5 14 (6.31%) Flex Developer
6 11 (4.95%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (4.05%) Analyst
7 9 (4.05%) Consultant
8 8 (3.60%) Applications Support Engineer
8 8 (3.60%) Support Engineer
8 8 (3.60%) Java Architect
9 7 (3.15%) Support Consultant
9 7 (3.15%) Applications Consultant
9 7 (3.15%) Technical Architect
9 7 (3.15%) Business Consultant
9 7 (3.15%) Applications Support Consultant
10 6 (2.70%) Support Analyst
10 6 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (2.70%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (36.94%) Web Services
2 77 (34.68%) XML
3 74 (33.33%) Spring
4 55 (24.77%) JMS
5 46 (20.72%) HTML
6 45 (20.27%) Hibernate
7 38 (17.12%) SOAP
7 38 (17.12%) J2EE
8 34 (15.32%) REST
9 32 (14.41%) JSP
10 29 (13.06%) JPA
11 28 (12.61%) .NET
12 27 (12.16%) Middleware
13 23 (10.36%) XSL
13 23 (10.36%) EJB
13 23 (10.36%) CSS
13 23 (10.36%) jQuery
14 21 (9.46%) Servlets
15 19 (8.56%) HTML5
16 18 (8.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.47%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.56%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (7.21%) Clustering
4 12 (5.41%) Open Source
5 9 (4.05%) PKI
6 8 (3.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (3.15%) Equities
8 6 (2.70%) Derivative
9 4 (1.80%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.80%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.80%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.80%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.35%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.35%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.35%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.35%) Replication
10 3 (1.35%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.90%) Wiki
12 1 (0.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 107 (48.20%) Linux
2 67 (30.18%) UNIX
3 38 (17.12%) Windows
4 23 (10.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.95%) Solaris
6 4 (1.80%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.80%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.80%) Android
6 4 (1.80%) CentOS
7 3 (1.35%) Windows NT
7 3 (1.35%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.45%) AIX
8 1 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (18.92%) Scrum
3 39 (17.57%) ITIL
4 32 (14.41%) SOA
4 32 (14.41%) TDD
5 28 (12.61%) Load Balancing
6 27 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (11.71%) E-Commerce
8 24 (10.81%) UML
8 24 (10.81%) OO
9 20 (9.01%) Multithreading
9 20 (9.01%) MVC
9 20 (9.01%) Risk Management
10 19 (8.56%) Change Management
11 18 (8.11%) DevOps
11 18 (8.11%) Release Management
12 17 (7.66%) OOP
12 17 (7.66%) Software Engineering
13 14 (6.31%) RUP
13 14 (6.31%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 209 (94.14%) Java
2 84 (37.84%) SQL
3 44 (19.82%) JavaScript
4 34 (15.32%) PL/SQL
5 16 (7.21%) Python
5 16 (7.21%) Bash Shell
6 15 (6.76%) Shell Script
7 11 (4.95%) C#
8 8 (3.60%) Perl
8 8 (3.60%) Ruby
9 7 (3.15%) Scala
10 6 (2.70%) XPath
11 5 (2.25%) Groovy
11 5 (2.25%) C++
11 5 (2.25%) PHP
12 4 (1.80%) XQuery
12 4 (1.80%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.80%) C
13 3 (1.35%) JPQL
14 1 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.11%) Degree
3 12 (5.41%) DV Cleared
4 9 (4.05%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.70%) Sun Certification
5 6 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.45%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.21%) QA
2 4 (1.80%) WAI
2 4 (1.80%) COBIT
3 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.80%) vCloud
2 4 (1.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (1.80%) Docker
2 4 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.45%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.45%) HDFS
4 1 (0.45%) KVM
4 1 (0.45%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (4.95%) ITRS Geneos
2 9 (4.05%) CA Wily
3 7 (3.15%) Puppet
4 3 (1.35%) BladeLogic
4 3 (1.35%) Vagrant
4 3 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.35%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.90%) Nagios
5 2 (0.90%) Rundeck
5 2 (0.90%) Ansible
5 2 (0.90%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.90%) Salt
5 2 (0.90%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.45%) Cacti
6 1 (0.45%) Kibana
6 1 (0.45%) logstash
Vendors
1 94 (42.34%) Oracle
2 24 (10.81%) Red Hat
3 11 (4.95%) F5
3 11 (4.95%) TIBCO
4 9 (4.05%) Atlassian
4 9 (4.05%) IBM
5 8 (3.60%) VMware
5 8 (3.60%) Sybase
6 6 (2.70%) Google
6 6 (2.70%) Atomikos
6 6 (2.70%) Axway
7 5 (2.25%) Informatica
7 5 (2.25%) Sun
7 5 (2.25%) Apple
8 4 (1.80%) FatWire
8 4 (1.80%) Adobe
9 3 (1.35%) hybris
9 3 (1.35%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.35%) NetApp
9 3 (1.35%) Cisco
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