The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 28 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing J2EE 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.68% 1.08% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.70% 3.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £345 £360 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+73.61% +6.66%
J2EE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 55 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.00% 29.57% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 43 16
Average daily rate £350 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing J2EE also 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 that cited J2EE.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Protractor
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Grunt
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) EclipseLink
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) AccuRev
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Struts2

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing J2EE also 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 that cited J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) JasperReports
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) AccuRev
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) DbUnit
2 1 (33.33%) EasyMock
2 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
2 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
2 1 (33.33%) Grunt
2 1 (33.33%) HttpUnit
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) JDO
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) JSF
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) JTA
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Servlets
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Struts
2 1 (33.33%) Struts2
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) F5
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle