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 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 J2EE Developer
Rank 379 390 378
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 46 33 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 35
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
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
21633 21832 22445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.16% 92.83% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15157 14952 15264
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 404 470
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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 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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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 -10 4 £339 -35.47% 2
Docklands, London - 3 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £350 -
Croydon -21 1 £350 +16.66%
Hammersmith - 1 £345 -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 83 (100.00%) Java
1 83 (100.00%) J2EE
2 49 (59.04%) Spring
3 37 (44.58%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (31.33%) TDD
4 26 (31.33%) HTML
5 24 (28.92%) Web Services
6 21 (25.30%) Oracle
6 21 (25.30%) Finance
7 20 (24.10%) Hibernate
8 19 (22.89%) MVC
9 18 (21.69%) Maven
10 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
10 17 (20.48%) SQL
10 17 (20.48%) JSP
10 17 (20.48%) Spring MVC
11 16 (19.28%) JPA
12 15 (18.07%) JBoss
12 15 (18.07%) Tomcat
13 14 (16.87%) E-Commerce
14 13 (15.66%) Servlets
14 13 (15.66%) SQL Server
15 12 (14.46%) CSS
15 12 (14.46%) REST
16 11 (13.25%) HTML5
16 11 (13.25%) BDD
16 11 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (13.25%) Scrum
17 10 (12.05%) XML
18 9 (10.84%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 15 (18.07%) JBoss
1 15 (18.07%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.23%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (6.02%) Apache
4 4 (4.82%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.82%) CMS
5 3 (3.61%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.20%) Confluence
6 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.20%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.20%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.20%) Mule
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.20%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.20%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.20%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.61%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.66%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.84%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.64%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.43%) Hadoop
5 5 (6.02%) MySQL
5 5 (6.02%) Big Data
6 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.20%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.20%) HBase
8 1 (1.20%) JasperReports
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (1.20%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (1.20%) DB2
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (21.69%) Maven
2 9 (10.84%) JUnit
2 9 (10.84%) Subversion
3 5 (6.02%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.02%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.02%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.82%) Ant
4 4 (4.82%) Mockito
4 4 (4.82%) JProfiler
5 3 (3.61%) IntelliJ
5 3 (3.61%) JIRA
5 3 (3.61%) VisualVM
5 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.41%) Moq
6 2 (2.41%) GitLab
6 2 (2.41%) Selenium
6 2 (2.41%) NUnit
6 2 (2.41%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.20%) Hudson
7 1 (1.20%) Gradle
General
1 21 (25.30%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Banking
2 6 (7.23%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.41%) Front Office
3 2 (2.41%) Back Office
3 2 (2.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.20%) Publishing
4 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (100.00%) J2EE
2 49 (59.04%) Spring
3 26 (31.33%) HTML
4 24 (28.92%) Web Services
5 20 (24.10%) Hibernate
6 17 (20.48%) JSP
6 17 (20.48%) Spring MVC
7 16 (19.28%) JPA
8 13 (15.66%) Servlets
9 12 (14.46%) CSS
9 12 (14.46%) REST
10 11 (13.25%) HTML5
11 10 (12.05%) XML
12 9 (10.84%) SOAP
12 9 (10.84%) JSTL
12 9 (10.84%) Dojo
13 8 (9.64%) EJB
13 8 (9.64%) jQuery
14 7 (8.43%) RESTful
15 6 (7.23%) JSR 170
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.41%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.41%) Fixed Income
2 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.20%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.84%) Linux
2 6 (7.23%) UNIX
3 1 (1.20%) Windows
3 1 (1.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (44.58%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (31.33%) TDD
3 19 (22.89%) MVC
4 14 (16.87%) E-Commerce
5 11 (13.25%) Scrum
5 11 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (13.25%) BDD
6 9 (10.84%) OO
7 8 (9.64%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.43%) UML
9 6 (7.23%) Multithreading
9 6 (7.23%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (6.02%) Web Development
10 5 (6.02%) OOP
11 4 (4.82%) SOA
11 4 (4.82%) Open Source
11 4 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (3.61%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.61%) DevOps
12 3 (3.61%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
2 17 (20.48%) SQL
3 7 (8.43%) Scala
4 5 (6.02%) C#
5 4 (4.82%) Groovy
6 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.41%) Python
7 2 (2.41%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (1.20%) Clojure
8 1 (1.20%) Ruby
8 1 (1.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.41%) Degree
3 2 (2.41%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.20%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.41%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.20%) Kibana
Vendors
1 21 (25.30%) Oracle
2 6 (7.23%) IBM
2 6 (7.23%) Adobe
3 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.82%) hybris
4 2 (2.41%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.41%) Sybase
5 1 (1.20%) SAP
5 1 (1.20%) Cognos
5 1 (1.20%) Calypso
5 1 (1.20%) Informatica
5 1 (1.20%) ATG
5 1 (1.20%) Axway
5 1 (1.20%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.20%) Elastic Path
5 1 (1.20%) Splunk
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