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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 358 366 345
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 48 43 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.20% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 35 55
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£413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
21158 21596 21711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 91.94% 92.92% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14783 14965 14719
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 £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 391 469
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.00 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 2 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 2 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 -7 5 £340 -32.00% 2
Canary Wharf - 3 £350 -
Docklands, London - 3 - -
Croydon -14 1 £350 +16.66%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 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 84 (100.00%) Java
1 84 (100.00%) J2EE
2 49 (58.33%) Spring
3 41 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (33.33%) TDD
4 28 (33.33%) HTML
5 23 (27.38%) Oracle
6 22 (26.19%) Finance
7 21 (25.00%) Web Services
8 20 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 19 (22.62%) MVC
9 19 (22.62%) Hibernate
10 17 (20.24%) Maven
10 17 (20.24%) SQL
11 16 (19.05%) Spring MVC
12 15 (17.86%) CSS
12 15 (17.86%) JBoss
12 15 (17.86%) Scrum
13 14 (16.67%) JSP
13 14 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 14 (16.67%) JPA
14 13 (15.48%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (15.48%) Servlets
14 13 (15.48%) Tomcat
14 13 (15.48%) E-Commerce
15 11 (13.10%) HTML5
16 10 (11.90%) BDD
16 10 (11.90%) Security Cleared
16 10 (11.90%) OO
17 9 (10.71%) EJB

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 (17.86%) JBoss
2 13 (15.48%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 6 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (5.95%) Apache
5 4 (4.76%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.76%) CMS
5 4 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.57%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.19%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.19%) Mule
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.19%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.19%) Commerce Server
7 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.19%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.57%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.95%) Big Data
6 4 (4.76%) MySQL
6 4 (4.76%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.57%) Couchbase
8 2 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.19%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (1.19%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.19%) DB2
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.19%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.19%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 17 (20.24%) Maven
2 9 (10.71%) Subversion
3 8 (9.52%) JUnit
4 5 (5.95%) Eclipse
4 5 (5.95%) Ant
5 4 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.57%) Mockito
6 3 (3.57%) JProfiler
6 3 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.57%) VisualVM
7 2 (2.38%) Moq
7 2 (2.38%) NUnit
8 1 (1.19%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.19%) AccuRev
8 1 (1.19%) JIRA
8 1 (1.19%) GitLab
8 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.19%) Gradle
General
1 22 (26.19%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Retail
3 7 (8.33%) Banking
4 3 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Advertising
5 2 (2.38%) Front Office
5 2 (2.38%) Back Office
6 1 (1.19%) Legal
6 1 (1.19%) Publishing
6 1 (1.19%) Games
6 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.19%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.19%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (100.00%) J2EE
2 49 (58.33%) Spring
3 28 (33.33%) HTML
4 21 (25.00%) Web Services
5 19 (22.62%) Hibernate
6 16 (19.05%) Spring MVC
7 15 (17.86%) CSS
8 14 (16.67%) JSP
8 14 (16.67%) JPA
9 13 (15.48%) Servlets
10 11 (13.10%) HTML5
11 9 (10.71%) JSTL
11 9 (10.71%) Dojo
11 9 (10.71%) EJB
12 8 (9.52%) REST
13 7 (8.33%) SOAP
14 6 (7.14%) XML
14 6 (7.14%) JSR 170
15 5 (5.95%) JSON
15 5 (5.95%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.57%) Fixed Income
2 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.38%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.19%) W3C
4 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.52%) UNIX
2 7 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (33.33%) TDD
3 19 (22.62%) MVC
4 15 (17.86%) Scrum
5 13 (15.48%) E-Commerce
5 13 (15.48%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (11.90%) OO
6 10 (11.90%) BDD
7 7 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.14%) Web Development
8 6 (7.14%) UML
8 6 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (5.95%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (5.95%) Multithreading
10 4 (4.76%) OOP
10 4 (4.76%) SOA
10 4 (4.76%) SDLC
11 3 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (3.57%) DevOps
11 3 (3.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 17 (20.24%) SQL
4 7 (8.33%) Scala
5 6 (7.14%) C#
6 3 (3.57%) Groovy
6 3 (3.57%) Python
6 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.38%) Ruby
7 2 (2.38%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (1.19%) Clojure
8 1 (1.19%) XPath
8 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.95%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.57%) Degree
3 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.19%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.38%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.19%) Kibana
Vendors
1 23 (27.38%) Oracle
2 6 (7.14%) IBM
2 6 (7.14%) Adobe
3 4 (4.76%) hybris
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.57%) Sybase
5 1 (1.19%) SAP
5 1 (1.19%) Calypso
5 1 (1.19%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.19%) ATG
5 1 (1.19%) Axway
5 1 (1.19%) Sitecore
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