The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role 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/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 385 397 338
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -59
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 29 26 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.10% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 71
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£406 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £220 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -23.52%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22357 23435 23860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.26% 92.91% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15602 16136 15765
Average daily rate £425 £433 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% -0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 417 578
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Java/J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the London region.

Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Java/J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Java/J2EE Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the London region.

Java/J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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 +32 4 £413 -2.94% 4
Westminster - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 72 (100.00%) Java
1 72 (100.00%) J2EE
2 56 (77.78%) Spring
3 37 (51.39%) HTML
4 35 (48.61%) Hibernate
5 34 (47.22%) JavaScript
6 31 (43.06%) CSS
7 30 (41.67%) Web Services
7 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (40.28%) Oracle
9 27 (37.50%) XML
10 25 (34.72%) JSP
10 25 (34.72%) SQL
11 23 (31.94%) OO
11 23 (31.94%) jQuery
12 20 (27.78%) MVC
13 19 (26.39%) Scrum
13 19 (26.39%) TDD
13 19 (26.39%) Linux
13 19 (26.39%) JMS
14 18 (25.00%) E-Commerce
14 18 (25.00%) Maven
15 17 (23.61%) Tomcat
15 17 (23.61%) SOA
16 16 (22.22%) Spring MVC
17 15 (20.83%) Eclipse
17 15 (20.83%) SOAP
18 14 (19.44%) Ant
18 14 (19.44%) Apache
18 14 (19.44%) Banking

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (23.61%) Tomcat
2 14 (19.44%) Apache
3 10 (13.89%) WebLogic
4 6 (8.33%) CMS
4 6 (8.33%) AquaLogic
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.56%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.78%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.78%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.39%) Mule
7 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.39%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) GitHub
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) SNMP
2 2 (2.78%) Internet
2 2 (2.78%) SSL
2 2 (2.78%) HTTP
3 1 (1.39%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) MySQL
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.39%) Big Data
6 1 (1.39%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.39%) DB2
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (25.00%) Maven
2 15 (20.83%) Eclipse
3 14 (19.44%) Ant
4 13 (18.06%) Subversion
5 12 (16.67%) JUnit
6 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.17%) Mockito
7 3 (4.17%) JIRA
8 2 (2.78%) Log4j
8 2 (2.78%) EasyMock
8 2 (2.78%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.39%) Trac
9 1 (1.39%) Hamcrest
9 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.39%) Selenium
9 1 (1.39%) CruiseControl
General
1 14 (19.44%) Banking
1 14 (19.44%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Retail
2 9 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 4 (5.56%) Back Office
4 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) J2EE
2 56 (77.78%) Spring
3 37 (51.39%) HTML
4 35 (48.61%) Hibernate
5 31 (43.06%) CSS
6 30 (41.67%) Web Services
7 27 (37.50%) XML
8 25 (34.72%) JSP
9 23 (31.94%) jQuery
10 19 (26.39%) JMS
11 16 (22.22%) Spring MVC
12 15 (20.83%) SOAP
13 13 (18.06%) REST
14 12 (16.67%) Servlets
14 12 (16.67%) Java EE
15 11 (15.28%) RESTful
16 10 (13.89%) XSD
17 9 (12.50%) Struts
17 9 (12.50%) Ajax
18 8 (11.11%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) W3C
2 4 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.17%) Open Source
3 3 (4.17%) Market Risk
3 3 (4.17%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.78%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.78%) Derivative
4 2 (2.78%) Web 2.0
4 2 (2.78%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.39%) Linux
2 13 (18.06%) UNIX
3 3 (4.17%) Solaris
4 2 (2.78%) HPUX
5 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.39%) Android
5 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.94%) OO
3 20 (27.78%) MVC
4 19 (26.39%) Scrum
4 19 (26.39%) TDD
5 18 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 17 (23.61%) SOA
7 10 (13.89%) Multithreading
7 10 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.11%) OOP
9 7 (9.72%) User Stories
9 7 (9.72%) UML
10 6 (8.33%) E-business
10 6 (8.33%) B2B
10 6 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.33%) Build Automation
11 5 (6.94%) Web Development
12 4 (5.56%) Change Control
13 3 (4.17%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 25 (34.72%) SQL
4 7 (9.72%) Shell Script
5 6 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.94%) Groovy
6 5 (6.94%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.17%) Korn
8 2 (2.78%) Ruby
8 2 (2.78%) XPath
8 2 (2.78%) C#
8 2 (2.78%) Scala
8 2 (2.78%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.39%) Golang
9 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.39%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.39%) Python
9 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
1 3 (4.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.06%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (40.28%) Oracle
2 6 (8.33%) hybris
3 4 (5.56%) IBM
4 3 (4.17%) Sun
4 3 (4.17%) JBoss
5 2 (2.78%) ILOG
5 2 (2.78%) Google
5 2 (2.78%) Interwoven
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.39%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.39%) Sybase
6 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.39%) TIBCO
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