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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 114 151 124
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -27
Contract jobs citing J2EE 158 124 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.89% 1.25% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.74% 4.89% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 60 81
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £418 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
2344 2538 2197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.98% 25.57% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1451 1693 1266
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 54 35
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.87 £17.50 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 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 +23 57 £475 -8.65% 3
Berkshire +16 27 £435 +5.45% 3
Buckinghamshire +23 26 £400 - 12
West Sussex +2 24 £475 +30.13% 2
Hampshire +10 16 £525 +55.55% 5
Surrey -2 5 £413 -10.81% 3
East Sussex - 4 £300 - 2
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 222 (85.06%) Java
2 123 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (46.36%) Spring
4 97 (37.16%) JavaScript
5 96 (36.78%) SQL
6 87 (33.33%) Scrum
7 73 (27.97%) Linux
7 73 (27.97%) Tomcat
8 69 (26.44%) JSON
9 68 (26.05%) JUnit
10 67 (25.67%) Oracle
10 67 (25.67%) Jenkins
11 63 (24.14%) Maven
12 59 (22.61%) JMS
12 59 (22.61%) Kanban
13 58 (22.22%) AngularJS
14 56 (21.46%) RESTful
15 54 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
16 52 (19.92%) MongoDB
17 51 (19.54%) XML
18 50 (19.16%) Web Services
19 49 (18.77%) Cucumber
20 48 (18.39%) Microsoft Azure
21 47 (18.01%) Cloud Computing
22 44 (16.86%) GitHub
23 43 (16.48%) Unix
24 41 (15.71%) Elasticsearch
24 41 (15.71%) Mockito
25 40 (15.33%) SOA
25 40 (15.33%) IBM

J2EE
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 73 (27.97%) Tomcat
2 41 (15.71%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (9.96%) WebLogic
3 26 (9.96%) WebSphere
4 23 (8.81%) Apache
5 16 (6.13%) JBoss
6 12 (4.60%) Cloud Foundry
6 12 (4.60%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (3.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (2.30%) Apache Spark
8 6 (2.30%) iPlanet
9 5 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.15%) Confluence
11 2 (0.77%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.77%) GemFire
11 2 (0.77%) Jetty
11 2 (0.77%) Liferay
11 2 (0.77%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPEL
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 16 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.75%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.15%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.77%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.38%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 54 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (18.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (18.01%) Cloud Computing
4 44 (16.86%) GitHub
5 9 (3.45%) Bluemix
5 9 (3.45%) IBM Cloud
6 5 (1.92%) SaaS
7 3 (1.15%) PaaS
8 2 (0.77%) FinancialForce.com
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.20%) LDAP
2 16 (6.13%) Firewall
3 12 (4.60%) HTTP
4 10 (3.83%) SSL
5 9 (3.45%) Internet
6 7 (2.68%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.30%) BIG-IP
7 6 (2.30%) SAN
8 5 (1.92%) NAS
9 4 (1.53%) DMZ
9 4 (1.53%) LAN
9 4 (1.53%) VoIP
9 4 (1.53%) WAN
9 4 (1.53%) WLAN
10 3 (1.15%) ADSL
10 3 (1.15%) DNS
10 3 (1.15%) MPLS
11 2 (0.77%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.77%) Intranet
11 2 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (19.92%) MongoDB
2 37 (14.18%) Couchbase
3 31 (11.88%) Oracle Database
4 15 (5.75%) DB2
5 11 (4.21%) MySQL
6 9 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (3.07%) Big Data
8 7 (2.68%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.30%) HBase
9 6 (2.30%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.53%) Oracle OWB
10 4 (1.53%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.53%) SQL Server
11 3 (1.15%) Cloudera CDH
11 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.15%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.77%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.77%) OLTP
12 2 (0.77%) SQLite
13 1 (0.38%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 68 (26.05%) JUnit
2 67 (25.67%) Jenkins
3 63 (24.14%) Maven
4 49 (18.77%) Cucumber
5 41 (15.71%) Mockito
6 38 (14.56%) Spock
7 25 (9.58%) Git (software)
8 19 (7.28%) JIRA
9 18 (6.90%) Eclipse
10 14 (5.36%) Subversion
11 11 (4.21%) Ant
12 10 (3.83%) Gradle
13 8 (3.07%) Selenium
13 8 (3.07%) SoapUI
14 5 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
15 4 (1.53%) ClearCase
15 4 (1.53%) Introscope
16 3 (1.15%) ClearQuest
16 3 (1.15%) GitLab
16 3 (1.15%) IntelliJ
General
1 26 (9.96%) Finance
2 16 (6.13%) Retail
3 15 (5.75%) Publishing
4 7 (2.68%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.30%) Banking
6 3 (1.15%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.77%) Electronics
7 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.77%) Marketing
8 1 (0.38%) Front Office
8 1 (0.38%) Law
8 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 156 (59.77%) Developer
2 125 (47.89%) Java Developer
3 35 (13.41%) Architect
4 25 (9.58%) Senior Developer
4 25 (9.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (6.90%) J2EE Developer
5 18 (6.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 13 (4.98%) AWS Developer
7 12 (4.60%) Agile Developer
7 12 (4.60%) Agile Java Developer
7 12 (4.60%) Designer
7 12 (4.60%) Scala Developer
8 11 (4.21%) Oracle Architect
9 10 (3.83%) Consultant
10 9 (3.45%) Administrator
10 9 (3.45%) Applications Engineer
10 9 (3.45%) J2EE Architect
10 9 (3.45%) Middleware Developer
10 9 (3.45%) Web Engineer
10 9 (3.45%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (46.36%) Spring
2 69 (26.44%) JSON
3 59 (22.61%) JMS
4 58 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 56 (21.46%) RESTful
6 51 (19.54%) XML
7 50 (19.16%) Web Services
8 36 (13.79%) REST
9 34 (13.03%) JSP
9 34 (13.03%) Middleware
10 28 (10.73%) HTML
11 25 (9.58%) SOAP
12 24 (9.20%) Hibernate
13 20 (7.66%) JDBC
14 19 (7.28%) Struts
15 18 (6.90%) Servlets
15 18 (6.90%) WebCenter
16 17 (6.51%) SAML
17 16 (6.13%) CSS
18 14 (5.36%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.36%) Clustering
2 11 (4.21%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.83%) Virtual Team
4 4 (1.53%) Algorithms
4 4 (1.53%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.77%) Cryptography
6 2 (0.77%) Fintech
6 2 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.77%) IVR
6 2 (0.77%) Online Banking
6 2 (0.77%) Replication
6 2 (0.77%) User Experience
7 1 (0.38%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.38%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 73 (27.97%) Linux
2 43 (16.48%) Unix
3 25 (9.58%) Windows
4 11 (4.21%) Solaris
5 8 (3.07%) AIX
6 6 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.53%) Android
7 4 (1.53%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (33.33%) Scrum
3 59 (22.61%) Kanban
4 40 (15.33%) SOA
5 36 (13.79%) TDD
6 28 (10.73%) High Availability
7 26 (9.96%) Identity Access Management
7 26 (9.96%) UML
8 24 (9.20%) E-Commerce
9 22 (8.43%) BDD
10 21 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (8.05%) Open Source
11 19 (7.28%) Multithreading
12 18 (6.90%) MVC
13 16 (6.13%) Software Engineering
13 16 (6.13%) Use Case
14 14 (5.36%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (4.98%) ITIL
16 12 (4.60%) DevOps
16 12 (4.60%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 222 (85.06%) Java
2 97 (37.16%) JavaScript
3 96 (36.78%) SQL
4 23 (8.81%) Scala
5 22 (8.43%) Shell Script
6 20 (7.66%) Python
7 13 (4.98%) Perl
8 10 (3.83%) Bash Shell
8 10 (3.83%) Jython
8 10 (3.83%) Korn
9 9 (3.45%) Ruby
10 8 (3.07%) AspectJ
11 6 (2.30%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.92%) Apex Code
12 5 (1.92%) Groovy
13 3 (1.15%) C
13 3 (1.15%) C++
14 2 (0.77%) Go
15 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (11.88%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.05%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.07%) Degree
4 5 (1.92%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.68%) QA
2 5 (1.92%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.15%) SLA
4 1 (0.38%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (9.20%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.77%) HDFS
4 2 (0.77%) NDS
4 2 (0.77%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.38%) Docker
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (5.36%) OpenAM
1 14 (5.36%) OpenIDM
2 10 (3.83%) CA Wily
3 6 (2.30%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (2.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.38%) Amdocs OSS
7 1 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.38%) Grafana
7 1 (0.38%) Graphite
7 1 (0.38%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.38%) OpenView
7 1 (0.38%) Packer
7 1 (0.38%) Puppet
7 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 67 (25.67%) Oracle
2 40 (15.33%) IBM
3 22 (8.43%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.75%) ForgeRock
5 12 (4.60%) FatWire
6 11 (4.21%) Endeca
7 9 (3.45%) F5
7 9 (3.45%) Red Hat
8 8 (3.07%) BEA
9 7 (2.68%) Cisco
9 7 (2.68%) hybris
10 6 (2.30%) Sun
10 6 (2.30%) VMware
10 6 (2.30%) webMethods
11 5 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.92%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.53%) Avaya
12 4 (1.53%) Genesys
12 4 (1.53%) HP
12 4 (1.53%) Percussion
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