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 20 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 147 128 112
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -16
Contract jobs citing J2EE 114 128 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.13% 1.32% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.83% 5.69% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 61 69
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £288 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.80 £35.11
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +1.96%
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
2362 2250 2018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.47% 23.21% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1430 1304 1044
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 50 135
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 20 April 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 20 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -3 32 £413 +17.85% 15
Buckinghamshire -15 23 £375 -6.25% 9
Hampshire -5 17 £375 +7.14% 11
Surrey +2 16 £344 -16.66% 4
Oxfordshire -9 9 £500 +23.07% 7
West Sussex -16 7 £313 -3.84% 3
East Sussex -13 2 - - 1
Middlesex - 2 £273 - 1
M4 Corridor - - - -
Kent - - - - 5
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 184 (89.76%) Java
2 97 (47.32%) Oracle
3 71 (34.63%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (33.66%) Linux
5 60 (29.27%) Spring
6 57 (27.80%) Web Services
6 57 (27.80%) SQL
7 56 (27.32%) UNIX
8 52 (25.37%) JavaScript
9 49 (23.90%) HTML
10 47 (22.93%) WebLogic
11 44 (21.46%) XML
11 44 (21.46%) SOA
12 38 (18.54%) Oracle Database
13 37 (18.05%) Middleware
13 37 (18.05%) Scrum
14 36 (17.56%) Hibernate
15 35 (17.07%) Maven
15 35 (17.07%) SOAP
15 35 (17.07%) Apache
16 33 (16.10%) Tomcat
17 32 (15.61%) JBoss
17 32 (15.61%) JSP
17 32 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
18 31 (15.12%) Windows
18 31 (15.12%) TDD
19 30 (14.63%) CSS
20 26 (12.68%) .NET
21 25 (12.20%) EJB
21 25 (12.20%) UML

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 47 (22.93%) WebLogic
2 35 (17.07%) Apache
3 33 (16.10%) Tomcat
4 32 (15.61%) JBoss
5 22 (10.73%) WebSphere
6 17 (8.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (3.41%) GlassFish
8 6 (2.93%) Oracle Service Bus
8 6 (2.93%) Adobe CQ
8 6 (2.93%) CMS
8 6 (2.93%) IIS
9 5 (2.44%) Confluence
10 4 (1.95%) TIBCO EMS
10 4 (1.95%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (1.95%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.95%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.46%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.98%) Liferay
12 2 (0.98%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.98%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (1.46%) MS Visio
1 3 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (6.83%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (3.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.95%) TIBCO iProcess
3 4 (1.95%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.49%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.49%) GitHub
2 1 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.27%) Internet
2 16 (7.80%) TCP/IP
3 14 (6.83%) HTTP
4 8 (3.90%) SSL
5 7 (3.41%) Intranet
6 5 (2.44%) Firewall
7 4 (1.95%) AMQP
8 3 (1.46%) HTTPS
8 3 (1.46%) SSH
9 2 (0.98%) DNS
9 2 (0.98%) LDAP
10 1 (0.49%) VPN
10 1 (0.49%) SAN
10 1 (0.49%) Wireless
10 1 (0.49%) Network Security
10 1 (0.49%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (18.54%) Oracle Database
2 18 (8.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (7.80%) SQL Server
4 15 (7.32%) MySQL
4 15 (7.32%) NoSQL
5 14 (6.83%) Relational Database
6 12 (5.85%) MongoDB
6 12 (5.85%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (4.88%) Hadoop
8 9 (4.39%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (3.90%) DB2
10 6 (2.93%) Big Data
10 6 (2.93%) DbVisualizer
11 2 (0.98%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.98%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.98%) BaseX
11 2 (0.98%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (17.07%) Maven
2 23 (11.22%) Eclipse
2 23 (11.22%) Subversion
3 22 (10.73%) JUnit
4 21 (10.24%) Ant
5 17 (8.29%) Git (software)
6 14 (6.83%) JIRA
7 10 (4.88%) Jenkins
7 10 (4.88%) ClearCase
8 9 (4.39%) Toad
9 6 (2.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (2.93%) Gradle
9 6 (2.93%) Checkstyle
9 6 (2.93%) NetBeans
10 5 (2.44%) Selenium
11 4 (1.95%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.95%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.95%) Introscope
11 4 (1.95%) IntelliJ
12 3 (1.46%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 19 (9.27%) Retail
1 19 (9.27%) Finance
2 9 (4.39%) Banking
2 9 (4.39%) Marketing
3 8 (3.90%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.90%) Publishing
4 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.98%) Electronics
6 1 (0.49%) Automotive
6 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 109 (53.17%) Developer
2 78 (38.05%) Java Developer
3 28 (13.66%) Analyst
4 21 (10.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 21 (10.24%) Architect
5 18 (8.78%) J2EE Developer
6 16 (7.80%) Web Analyst
7 15 (7.32%) Support Analyst
8 14 (6.83%) Web Support Analyst
9 13 (6.34%) Applications Support
10 9 (4.39%) Administrator
11 8 (3.90%) Consultant
11 8 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (3.41%) Senior Developer
13 6 (2.93%) Designer
13 6 (2.93%) Technical Leader
13 6 (2.93%) Oracle Developer
14 5 (2.44%) Web Developer
14 5 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
14 5 (2.44%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (29.27%) Spring
2 57 (27.80%) Web Services
3 49 (23.90%) HTML
4 44 (21.46%) XML
5 37 (18.05%) Middleware
6 36 (17.56%) Hibernate
7 35 (17.07%) SOAP
8 32 (15.61%) JSP
9 30 (14.63%) CSS
10 26 (12.68%) .NET
11 25 (12.20%) EJB
12 24 (11.71%) Java EE
13 23 (11.22%) JMS
14 21 (10.24%) JSF
15 19 (9.27%) Oracle Fusion
16 17 (8.29%) jQuery
16 17 (8.29%) HTML5
16 17 (8.29%) REST
17 16 (7.80%) RESTful
18 15 (7.32%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.73%) Open Source
2 15 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.34%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.41%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (2.93%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.95%) PKI
7 4 (1.95%) Clustering
7 4 (1.95%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.46%) User Experience
8 3 (1.46%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.46%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.98%) Wiki
9 2 (0.98%) Blog
9 2 (0.98%) CMDB
9 2 (0.98%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.98%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.98%) Social Media
9 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.98%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 69 (33.66%) Linux
2 56 (27.32%) UNIX
3 31 (15.12%) Windows
4 9 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.41%) Solaris
6 6 (2.93%) Android
7 4 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.95%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.98%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (34.63%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (21.46%) SOA
3 37 (18.05%) Scrum
4 32 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (15.12%) TDD
6 25 (12.20%) UML
7 22 (10.73%) OO
8 15 (7.32%) MVC
8 15 (7.32%) Unit Testing
9 14 (6.83%) Release Management
9 14 (6.83%) Project Management
10 11 (5.37%) Software Engineering
10 11 (5.37%) Configuration Management
10 11 (5.37%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (4.39%) E-Commerce
11 9 (4.39%) OOA/OOD
11 9 (4.39%) Software Delivery
11 9 (4.39%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (3.90%) ITSM
13 7 (3.41%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 184 (89.76%) Java
2 57 (27.80%) SQL
3 52 (25.37%) JavaScript
4 17 (8.29%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 15 (7.32%) C#
6 14 (6.83%) PL/SQL
7 13 (6.34%) XQuery
8 11 (5.37%) Python
8 11 (5.37%) XPath
9 9 (4.39%) PHP
10 8 (3.90%) Perl
11 6 (2.93%) Ruby
12 5 (2.44%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.95%) Korn
13 4 (1.95%) Jython
13 4 (1.95%) C++
14 3 (1.46%) VC++
14 3 (1.46%) Delphi
14 3 (1.46%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.98%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 25 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.80%) Degree
3 13 (6.34%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.39%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.95%) ISEB
6 3 (1.46%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.49%) PMP
7 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.41%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.49%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (4.88%) Oracle Identity Management
2 8 (3.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.95%) CA Wily
3 4 (1.95%) Puppet
3 4 (1.95%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.98%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.49%) Salt
5 1 (0.49%) Kibana
5 1 (0.49%) Ansible
5 1 (0.49%) logstash
5 1 (0.49%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 97 (47.32%) Oracle
2 11 (5.37%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.88%) Red Hat
3 10 (4.88%) IBM
4 9 (4.39%) Remedy
5 6 (2.93%) TIBCO
5 6 (2.93%) Adobe
6 5 (2.44%) Sun
7 4 (1.95%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.95%) F5
7 4 (1.95%) SAP
8 3 (1.46%) HP
8 3 (1.46%) Syclo
8 3 (1.46%) Axway
9 2 (0.98%) Talend
9 2 (0.98%) Mashery
9 2 (0.98%) Cisco
10 1 (0.49%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.49%) webMethods
10 1 (0.49%) Apple
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