The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior J2EE Developer
Rank 388 400 372
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Senior J2EE Developer 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.004% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.005% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Average daily rate
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£400 - £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £413 £352
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +17.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior 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
20605 21672 19774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.64% 92.94% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14256 14887 13479
Average daily rate £448 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 408 406
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Senior J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior J2EE Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Senior J2EE Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior J2EE Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Senior J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior 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 Senior J2EE Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Senior J2EE Developer
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Senior J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Retail
3 4 (66.67%) Spring
4 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) Couchbase
4 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (33.33%) SOA
5 2 (33.33%) Middleware
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) OOP
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) Front Office
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) JUnit
5 2 (33.33%) EJB
5 2 (33.33%) SOAP
5 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
5 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (33.33%) Electronic Trading

Senior J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) EJB
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Struts
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle