The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had J2EE Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
J2EE Developer
Rank 264 251 236
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -15
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 8 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.091% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 13
Median daily rate £475 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 £34.49 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-8.80% +1.42%
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8278 9120 8684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.11% 94.83% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4993 5494 4789
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 419 424
Median hourly rate £21.81 £17.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.29% +4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.48 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.60 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +0.60%

J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured J2EE Developer in the job title.

J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

J2EE Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

J2EE Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire -3 3 £475 +11.76% 3
Kent - 3 - - 1
West Sussex -2 1 £550 +57.14% 1
East Sussex - 1 £500 - 1
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, J2EE Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
2 16 (94.12%) Spring
3 12 (70.59%) Maven
3 12 (70.59%) JSON
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) Ant
5 8 (47.06%) OOP
5 8 (47.06%) Tomcat
5 8 (47.06%) JIRA
5 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
5 8 (47.06%) Scrum
6 7 (41.18%) RUP
6 7 (41.18%) OOD
6 7 (41.18%) Subversion
6 7 (41.18%) RESTful
6 7 (41.18%) AspectJ
6 7 (41.18%) AOP
6 7 (41.18%) Eclipse
6 7 (41.18%) IBM
6 7 (41.18%) XML
6 7 (41.18%) Linux
6 7 (41.18%) UML
6 7 (41.18%) JDBC
6 7 (41.18%) JSP
6 7 (41.18%) Servlets
6 7 (41.18%) MySQL
6 7 (41.18%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (41.18%) Bluemix
6 7 (41.18%) IBM Cloud

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (47.06%) Tomcat
2 7 (41.18%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.88%) Confluence
4 1 (5.88%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Bluemix
1 7 (41.18%) IBM Cloud
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) GitHub
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Maven
2 8 (47.06%) Ant
2 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 8 (47.06%) JIRA
3 7 (41.18%) Eclipse
3 7 (41.18%) Subversion
4 3 (17.65%) JUnit
5 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
5 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (11.76%) Selenium
6 1 (5.88%) Gradle
6 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
6 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
6 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (5.88%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Publishing
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
2 16 (94.12%) Spring
3 12 (70.59%) JSON
4 7 (41.18%) JDBC
4 7 (41.18%) JSP
4 7 (41.18%) RESTful
4 7 (41.18%) Servlets
4 7 (41.18%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) JMS
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) CSS
6 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.88%) HTML
6 1 (5.88%) JAX-RS
6 1 (5.88%) RAML
6 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) OOP
1 8 (47.06%) Scrum
2 7 (41.18%) AOP
2 7 (41.18%) OOD
2 7 (41.18%) RUP
2 7 (41.18%) UML
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Use Case
5 2 (11.76%) ITSM
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) Document Management
6 1 (5.88%) Kanban
6 1 (5.88%) Logistics
6 1 (5.88%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) AspectJ
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Sun