The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 369 356 349
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 32 51 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 42 50
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £32.50
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21865 22414 24437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.73% 92.46% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15013 15255 15840
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 472 647
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +23 5 £525 +40.00% 5
Croydon - 4 £300 -
Hounslow - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 70 (100.00%) Java
1 70 (100.00%) J2EE
2 58 (82.86%) Spring
3 37 (52.86%) Oracle
4 33 (47.14%) HTML
5 32 (45.71%) Hibernate
6 30 (42.86%) SQL
6 30 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 29 (41.43%) Web Services
8 27 (38.57%) CSS
9 26 (37.14%) jQuery
10 25 (35.71%) JSP
11 20 (28.57%) XML
11 20 (28.57%) MVC
12 19 (27.14%) Maven
13 18 (25.71%) SOAP
14 17 (24.29%) Tomcat
14 17 (24.29%) Banking
14 17 (24.29%) Java EE
15 16 (22.86%) Spring MVC
15 16 (22.86%) UNIX
16 15 (21.43%) JUnit
16 15 (21.43%) Linux
16 15 (21.43%) JMS
16 15 (21.43%) SOA
16 15 (21.43%) TDD
17 14 (20.00%) RESTful
18 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (18.57%) OO
18 13 (18.57%) Ant

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (24.29%) Tomcat
2 13 (18.57%) WebLogic
3 11 (15.71%) Apache
4 9 (12.86%) AquaLogic
4 9 (12.86%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (5.71%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.71%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.86%) Mule
6 2 (2.86%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.43%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.43%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.43%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (1.43%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) GitHub
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) HTTP
1 2 (2.86%) Internet
1 2 (2.86%) SSL
2 1 (1.43%) AMQP
2 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) MySQL
2 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.29%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.43%) Big Data
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.43%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.43%) DB2
6 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (27.14%) Maven
2 15 (21.43%) JUnit
3 13 (18.57%) Ant
4 12 (17.14%) Eclipse
5 11 (15.71%) Subversion
6 5 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.71%) JIRA
8 3 (4.29%) Mockito
9 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.43%) Trac
10 1 (1.43%) jMock
10 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.43%) Hamcrest
10 1 (1.43%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.43%) Log4j
General
1 17 (24.29%) Banking
2 12 (17.14%) Investment Banking
2 12 (17.14%) Finance
3 7 (10.00%) Back Office
4 3 (4.29%) Games
5 2 (2.86%) Front Office
5 2 (2.86%) Retail
5 2 (2.86%) German Language
6 1 (1.43%) Local Government
6 1 (1.43%) Marketing
6 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (100.00%) J2EE
2 58 (82.86%) Spring
3 33 (47.14%) HTML
4 32 (45.71%) Hibernate
5 29 (41.43%) Web Services
6 27 (38.57%) CSS
7 26 (37.14%) jQuery
8 25 (35.71%) JSP
9 20 (28.57%) XML
10 18 (25.71%) SOAP
11 17 (24.29%) Java EE
12 16 (22.86%) Spring MVC
13 15 (21.43%) JMS
14 14 (20.00%) RESTful
15 12 (17.14%) JPA
16 9 (12.86%) Apache CXF
16 9 (12.86%) REST
16 9 (12.86%) JAX-RS
17 8 (11.43%) Servlets
18 7 (10.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) W3C
2 5 (7.14%) Fixed Income
3 3 (4.29%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.29%) Open Source
3 3 (4.29%) Mobile Games
4 2 (2.86%) Derivative
4 2 (2.86%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.43%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.43%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) UNIX
2 15 (21.43%) Linux
3 4 (5.71%) Solaris
4 2 (2.86%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.43%) Android
5 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) MVC
2 15 (21.43%) SOA
2 15 (21.43%) TDD
3 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.57%) OO
4 11 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (15.71%) E-Commerce
5 8 (11.43%) BDD
6 7 (10.00%) OOP
7 6 (8.57%) Scrum
7 6 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (8.57%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.57%) Build Automation
8 5 (7.14%) Web Development
9 4 (5.71%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.71%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.71%) Change Control
10 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 3 (4.29%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (42.86%) SQL
2 30 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.71%) Shell Script
4 8 (11.43%) PL/SQL
5 6 (8.57%) Korn
6 5 (7.14%) Bourne shell
6 5 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.71%) Groovy
8 2 (2.86%) Ruby
8 2 (2.86%) C#
8 2 (2.86%) Scala
8 2 (2.86%) XPath
9 1 (1.43%) Golang
9 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.43%) XQuery
9 1 (1.43%) C
9 1 (1.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (52.86%) Oracle
2 6 (8.57%) hybris
3 5 (7.14%) JBoss
4 2 (2.86%) Sun
4 2 (2.86%) IBM
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.43%) Adobe
5 1 (1.43%) Interwoven
5 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.43%) Sybase
5 1 (1.43%) Google
5 1 (1.43%) TIBCO
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Rate: £400 - £401 per week
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
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Rate: £550 - £585 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £585 per day
Posted: 23 days ago