The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 157 125 103
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -22
Contract jobs citing J2EE 109 117 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.11% 1.31% 1.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.47% 5.59% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 63 69
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £213 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.75 £31.60
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.80%
J2EE
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2439 2093 1781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.86% 23.46% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1424 1170 937
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 57 94
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £15.69 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

J2EE
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 across the South East region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in the South East

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

J2EE
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 across the South East region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Berkshire +1 33 £355 -2.06% 19
Surrey +1 19 £350 -15.15% 15
Hampshire -17 18 £475 +42.85% 8
Buckinghamshire -26 14 £438 -2.77% 7
West Sussex -6 10 £313 -12.28% 4
East Sussex -1 7 £298 +3.47% 3
Middlesex - 2 £273 -
Oxfordshire -23 1 £388 -3.12% 3
Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 7
M4 Corridor - - - -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 195 (81.25%) Java
2 109 (45.42%) Oracle
3 101 (42.08%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (36.25%) Spring
5 73 (30.42%) Linux
6 67 (27.92%) SQL
7 66 (27.50%) Web Services
8 60 (25.00%) Apache
9 57 (23.75%) UNIX
10 56 (23.33%) HTML
10 56 (23.33%) SOA
11 55 (22.92%) XML
12 54 (22.50%) WebLogic
12 54 (22.50%) Maven
13 49 (20.42%) JavaScript
14 43 (17.92%) Hibernate
14 43 (17.92%) Scrum
15 42 (17.50%) Eclipse
16 41 (17.08%) Tomcat
16 41 (17.08%) Continuous Integration
17 38 (15.83%) TDD
18 37 (15.42%) Middleware
19 35 (14.58%) Oracle Database
20 32 (13.33%) SOAP
20 32 (13.33%) CSS
20 32 (13.33%) JSP
21 31 (12.92%) .NET
21 31 (12.92%) Open Source
22 30 (12.50%) OO
22 30 (12.50%) Internet

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 60 (25.00%) Apache
2 54 (22.50%) WebLogic
3 41 (17.08%) Tomcat
4 26 (10.83%) JBoss
5 21 (8.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 13 (5.42%) WebSphere
7 10 (4.17%) IIS
8 8 (3.33%) GlassFish
8 8 (3.33%) CMS
9 7 (2.92%) Confluence
10 6 (2.50%) Adobe CQ
10 6 (2.50%) Apache Solr
10 6 (2.50%) Mule
11 5 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (1.67%) Liferay
12 4 (1.67%) Alfresco
12 4 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.67%) TIBCO EMS
13 2 (0.83%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.83%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (7.92%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (1.67%) TIBCO iProcess
4 4 (1.67%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.42%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.42%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.08%) SaaS
3 2 (0.83%) GitHub
4 1 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 30 (12.50%) Internet
2 10 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.75%) HTTP
4 7 (2.92%) Intranet
5 6 (2.50%) SSL
6 5 (2.08%) Firewall
7 3 (1.25%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.25%) AMQP
8 2 (0.83%) LDAP
8 2 (0.83%) DNS
9 1 (0.42%) SSH
9 1 (0.42%) Wireless
9 1 (0.42%) VPN
9 1 (0.42%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.58%) Oracle Database
2 26 (10.83%) MySQL
3 17 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (7.08%) SQL Server
4 16 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 13 (5.42%) MongoDB
7 10 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.75%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (3.33%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.08%) Big Data
11 4 (1.67%) DB2
11 4 (1.67%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.83%) MarkLogic
12 2 (0.83%) BaseX
12 2 (0.83%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.83%) InterSystems Cache
13 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 54 (22.50%) Maven
2 42 (17.50%) Eclipse
3 26 (10.83%) Ant
4 23 (9.58%) JUnit
4 23 (9.58%) Subversion
4 23 (9.58%) JIRA
5 17 (7.08%) Jenkins
6 16 (6.67%) Git (software)
7 10 (4.17%) ClearCase
8 9 (3.75%) Toad
8 9 (3.75%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.50%) Gradle
9 6 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (2.50%) FitNesse
9 6 (2.50%) NetBeans
9 6 (2.50%) Checkstyle
10 5 (2.08%) IntelliJ
11 4 (1.67%) Introscope
12 3 (1.25%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.83%) Selenium
General
1 23 (9.58%) Finance
2 13 (5.42%) Marketing
3 11 (4.58%) Retail
4 10 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.17%) Publishing
5 8 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.33%) Banking
6 6 (2.50%) Electronics
7 5 (2.08%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 129 (53.75%) Developer
2 82 (34.17%) Java Developer
3 37 (15.42%) Architect
4 27 (11.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 24 (10.00%) Analyst
5 24 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 20 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
7 16 (6.67%) Web Analyst
8 14 (5.83%) Web Support Analyst
8 14 (5.83%) Support Analyst
9 13 (5.42%) Applications Support
10 10 (4.17%) Lead Developer
11 8 (3.33%) Software Engineer
12 7 (2.92%) Technical Leader
12 7 (2.92%) Oracle Developer
12 7 (2.92%) Team Leader
12 7 (2.92%) Administrator
12 7 (2.92%) Senior Developer
13 6 (2.50%) Consultant
14 5 (2.08%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (36.25%) Spring
2 66 (27.50%) Web Services
3 56 (23.33%) HTML
4 55 (22.92%) XML
5 43 (17.92%) Hibernate
6 37 (15.42%) Middleware
7 32 (13.33%) SOAP
7 32 (13.33%) CSS
7 32 (13.33%) JSP
8 31 (12.92%) .NET
9 30 (12.50%) JSF
10 27 (11.25%) JMS
11 26 (10.83%) XSLT
12 25 (10.42%) Ajax
13 24 (10.00%) jQuery
14 23 (9.58%) Java EE
15 22 (9.17%) Oracle Fusion
16 21 (8.75%) REST
17 20 (8.33%) RESTful
18 19 (7.92%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.92%) Open Source
2 18 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (5.83%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.92%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (2.50%) Smart Meter
7 6 (2.50%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.50%) DTV
8 4 (1.67%) Clustering
9 3 (1.25%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.25%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.25%) User Experience
10 2 (0.83%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.83%) Social Media
10 2 (0.83%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.83%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.83%) Wiki
10 2 (0.83%) Blog
10 2 (0.83%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 73 (30.42%) Linux
2 57 (23.75%) UNIX
3 23 (9.58%) Windows
4 7 (2.92%) Solaris
4 7 (2.92%) Android
5 6 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.08%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.25%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.42%) CentOS
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (42.08%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (23.33%) SOA
3 43 (17.92%) Scrum
4 41 (17.08%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (15.83%) TDD
6 30 (12.50%) OO
7 29 (12.08%) MVC
8 26 (10.83%) Unit Testing
9 19 (7.92%) Project Management
10 18 (7.50%) Software Engineering
11 14 (5.83%) Content Management
12 13 (5.42%) Digital Marketing
13 12 (5.00%) E-Commerce
14 10 (4.17%) Release Management
14 10 (4.17%) UML
15 9 (3.75%) OOA/OOD
16 8 (3.33%) BDD
16 8 (3.33%) ITSM
16 8 (3.33%) Programme Management
17 7 (2.92%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 195 (81.25%) Java
2 67 (27.92%) SQL
3 49 (20.42%) JavaScript
4 25 (10.42%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 19 (7.92%) XQuery
6 18 (7.50%) XPath
6 18 (7.50%) C#
7 17 (7.08%) PHP
7 17 (7.08%) PL/SQL
8 11 (4.58%) Python
9 8 (3.33%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.33%) Perl
10 6 (2.50%) Ruby
11 5 (2.08%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.67%) Groovy
12 4 (1.67%) C++
12 4 (1.67%) VBScript
12 4 (1.67%) Jython
12 4 (1.67%) Korn
13 3 (1.25%) JCL
Qualifications
1 23 (9.58%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.67%) Degree
3 14 (5.83%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.92%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.67%) VCP4
6 2 (0.83%) PMP
6 2 (0.83%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.58%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.42%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (7.92%) Oracle Identity Management
2 16 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 9 (3.75%) Puppet
4 5 (2.08%) Vagrant
5 4 (1.67%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.42%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.42%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.42%) Ansible
6 1 (0.42%) logstash
6 1 (0.42%) Salt
6 1 (0.42%) Kibana
Vendors
1 109 (45.42%) Oracle
2 12 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.33%) SAP
3 8 (3.33%) IBM
3 8 (3.33%) Remedy
4 7 (2.92%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.50%) hybris
5 6 (2.50%) Adobe
5 6 (2.50%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.08%) VMware
6 5 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.67%) F5
8 3 (1.25%) Informatica
8 3 (1.25%) Axway
8 3 (1.25%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.25%) Syclo
9 2 (0.83%) GigaSpaces
9 2 (0.83%) Cisco
9 2 (0.83%) Sun
10 1 (0.42%) Google
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