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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 304 323 243
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -80
Contract jobs citing Java EE 122 100 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.43% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.66% 1.37% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 75 123
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£450 £456 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £381 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £605 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
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
7342 7294 7721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.28% 31.02% 31.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5324 5187 5545
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 46 73
Average hourly rate £36.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £53.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -17 29 £505 +5.20% 7
Paddington - 6 £525 -
Croydon -14 5 £450 -26.22%
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £330 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 226 (94.17%) Java
2 99 (41.25%) Linux
3 91 (37.92%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (35.83%) Web Services
5 84 (35.00%) Oracle
5 84 (35.00%) Spring
6 83 (34.58%) SQL
7 79 (32.92%) Tomcat
8 68 (28.33%) JavaScript
9 66 (27.50%) UNIX
10 62 (25.83%) Maven
11 61 (25.42%) XML
12 57 (23.75%) Apache
12 57 (23.75%) Hibernate
13 55 (22.92%) JMS
14 53 (22.08%) HTML
14 53 (22.08%) Scrum
15 52 (21.67%) Finance
15 52 (21.67%) TDD
16 50 (20.83%) MySQL
17 48 (20.00%) Git (software)
18 47 (19.58%) JBoss
19 46 (19.17%) Windows
20 44 (18.33%) WebSphere
20 44 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
21 40 (16.67%) REST
22 39 (16.25%) Jenkins
22 39 (16.25%) J2EE
23 37 (15.42%) JUnit
23 37 (15.42%) CSS

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 79 (32.92%) Tomcat
2 57 (23.75%) Apache
3 47 (19.58%) JBoss
4 44 (18.33%) WebSphere
5 33 (13.75%) WebLogic
6 23 (9.58%) IIS
7 21 (8.75%) WebSphere Application Server
8 16 (6.67%) Confluence
9 11 (4.58%) Node.js
10 9 (3.75%) MQSeries
11 8 (3.33%) Apache Solr
11 8 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (2.50%) nginx
13 5 (2.08%) WebLogic Portal
14 4 (1.67%) CMS
14 4 (1.67%) Jetty
14 4 (1.67%) OpenStack
15 3 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 3 (1.25%) Eucalyptus
15 3 (1.25%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 10 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.33%) RMDS
2 3 (1.25%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.83%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.08%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.83%) Force.com
5 1 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 17 (7.08%) Firewall
3 14 (5.83%) LDAP
4 12 (5.00%) DMZ
5 11 (4.58%) BIG-IP
5 11 (4.58%) DNS
6 10 (4.17%) AMQP
7 7 (2.92%) Internet
8 5 (2.08%) HTTP
9 4 (1.67%) VPN
9 4 (1.67%) DHCP
10 3 (1.25%) Ethernet
10 3 (1.25%) LAN
10 3 (1.25%) WAN
11 2 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (20.83%) MySQL
2 32 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 24 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 23 (9.58%) SQL Server
5 21 (8.75%) Relational Database
6 16 (6.67%) MongoDB
7 15 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (5.42%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (5.42%) DB2
9 10 (4.17%) Hadoop
10 9 (3.75%) Big Data
11 7 (2.92%) Redis
12 6 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (1.67%) DataStax
14 3 (1.25%) BusinessObjects XI
14 3 (1.25%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 3 (1.25%) Oracle9i Database
14 3 (1.25%) SQL Navigator
14 3 (1.25%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 62 (25.83%) Maven
2 48 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 39 (16.25%) Jenkins
4 37 (15.42%) JUnit
5 25 (10.42%) JIRA
6 23 (9.58%) Ant
7 20 (8.33%) Introscope
8 19 (7.92%) Subversion
8 19 (7.92%) Gradle
9 17 (7.08%) Eclipse
10 13 (5.42%) JMeter
10 13 (5.42%) TeamCity
11 12 (5.00%) Mercurial
12 11 (4.58%) IntelliJ
13 9 (3.75%) Selenium
14 8 (3.33%) Mockito
15 7 (2.92%) Cucumber
16 6 (2.50%) Gerrit
17 5 (2.08%) Hudson
17 5 (2.08%) FlexUnit
General
1 52 (21.67%) Finance
2 34 (14.17%) Banking
3 21 (8.75%) Investment Banking
4 12 (5.00%) Front Office
5 6 (2.50%) Back Office
5 6 (2.50%) Retail
6 5 (2.08%) Publishing
7 4 (1.67%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.25%) Advertising
8 3 (1.25%) Marketing
9 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 147 (61.25%) Developer
2 120 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 21 (8.75%) Architect
4 18 (7.50%) Senior Developer
5 16 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 14 (5.83%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (5.00%) Flex Developer
8 9 (3.75%) Analyst
9 8 (3.33%) Technical Architect
9 8 (3.33%) Support Engineer
9 8 (3.33%) Applications Support Engineer
10 7 (2.92%) Java Software Engineer
10 7 (2.92%) Software Engineer
11 6 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (2.50%) Web Developer
11 6 (2.50%) Support Analyst
11 6 (2.50%) Java Architect
11 6 (2.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 5 (2.08%) Java Web Developer
12 5 (2.08%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (35.83%) Web Services
2 84 (35.00%) Spring
3 61 (25.42%) XML
4 57 (23.75%) Hibernate
5 55 (22.92%) JMS
6 53 (22.08%) HTML
7 40 (16.67%) REST
8 39 (16.25%) J2EE
9 37 (15.42%) CSS
10 36 (15.00%) SOAP
11 31 (12.92%) .NET
12 30 (12.50%) JPA
13 28 (11.67%) jQuery
14 27 (11.25%) JSP
15 24 (10.00%) Middleware
15 24 (10.00%) RESTful
15 24 (10.00%) JSON
16 23 (9.58%) EJB
17 19 (7.92%) HTML5
18 18 (7.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.25%) Clustering
3 13 (5.42%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.75%) PKI
5 6 (2.50%) Fixed Income
5 6 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.08%) Equities
6 5 (2.08%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.08%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.67%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.67%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.25%) Replication
8 3 (1.25%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.25%) Social Network
8 3 (1.25%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.25%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.25%) Derivative
9 2 (0.83%) DataPower
9 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 99 (41.25%) Linux
2 66 (27.50%) UNIX
3 46 (19.17%) Windows
4 22 (9.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (5.42%) Solaris
6 7 (2.92%) AIX
7 5 (2.08%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.08%) CentOS
8 3 (1.25%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.25%) Windows NT
8 3 (1.25%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.83%) Android
9 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.83%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (37.92%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (22.08%) Scrum
3 52 (21.67%) TDD
4 44 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (15.00%) OO
6 35 (14.58%) E-Commerce
6 35 (14.58%) ITIL
7 32 (13.33%) SOA
8 28 (11.67%) Load Balancing
9 26 (10.83%) MVC
10 25 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
10 25 (10.42%) SDLC
11 24 (10.00%) DevOps
11 24 (10.00%) Open Source
12 21 (8.75%) BDD
13 19 (7.92%) Software Engineering
14 18 (7.50%) UML
15 17 (7.08%) Software Delivery
16 16 (6.67%) Risk Management
16 16 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 226 (94.17%) Java
2 83 (34.58%) SQL
3 68 (28.33%) JavaScript
4 22 (9.17%) PL/SQL
5 17 (7.08%) Python
6 15 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 12 (5.00%) Perl
7 12 (5.00%) Shell Script
8 11 (4.58%) C#
9 10 (4.17%) Ruby
10 9 (3.75%) C
11 8 (3.33%) Scala
12 7 (2.92%) PHP
13 6 (2.50%) C++
14 3 (1.25%) XPath
14 3 (1.25%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.83%) Groovy
15 2 (0.83%) XQuery
16 1 (0.42%) R
16 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 23 (9.58%) Degree
3 16 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 7 (2.92%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.08%) Sun Certification
6 3 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.83%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.42%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.17%) QA
2 6 (2.50%) COBIT
3 4 (1.67%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.75%) Docker
3 6 (2.50%) vCloud
4 4 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (4.58%) Puppet
1 11 (4.58%) ITRS Geneos
2 9 (3.75%) CA Wily
3 6 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.67%) HAProxy
4 4 (1.67%) Ansible
5 3 (1.25%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.25%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.25%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.83%) Salt
6 2 (0.83%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.42%) Kibana
7 1 (0.42%) logstash
7 1 (0.42%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.42%) Nagios
Vendors
1 84 (35.00%) Oracle
2 26 (10.83%) Red Hat
3 21 (8.75%) Atlassian
4 18 (7.50%) IBM
5 13 (5.42%) F5
6 10 (4.17%) VMware
6 10 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 9 (3.75%) Sybase
7 9 (3.75%) Google
8 7 (2.92%) TIBCO
9 6 (2.50%) Sun
9 6 (2.50%) hybris
10 5 (2.08%) Informatica
11 4 (1.67%) Apple
11 4 (1.67%) FatWire
12 3 (1.25%) Cisco
12 3 (1.25%) Altiris
12 3 (1.25%) NetApp
12 3 (1.25%) Adobe
13 2 (0.83%) SAP
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