The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 119 103 74
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -29
Contract jobs citing J2EE 119 148 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.30% 1.75% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.39% 7.06% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 88 102
Average daily rate
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£375 £394 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £310 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -8.49%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2209 2097 2168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.08% 24.77% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1232 1132 1127
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 66 81
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £20.00 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
J2EE
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Buckinghamshire +11 33 £350 -12.50% 4
Berkshire -13 33 £373 -12.35% 11
Hampshire -44 26 £388 +13.97% 8
Surrey -8 16 £400 +14.28% 13
Middlesex 0 3 £375 -16.66%
West Sussex -3 3 £298 -15.00% 2
Oxfordshire -1 2 £350 - 2
Kent -2 1 £350 -29.11% 2
East Sussex - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 187 (78.24%) Java
2 80 (33.47%) Spring
3 79 (33.05%) Web Services
4 68 (28.45%) Oracle
5 66 (27.62%) XML
6 56 (23.43%) Hibernate
7 54 (22.59%) SQL
8 53 (22.18%) SOAP
9 52 (21.76%) HTML
10 51 (21.34%) JavaScript
10 51 (21.34%) WebSphere
11 49 (20.50%) UNIX
12 45 (18.83%) Finance
13 42 (17.57%) Linux
14 41 (17.15%) Scrum
15 40 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
15 40 (16.74%) .NET
16 39 (16.32%) SOA
17 37 (15.48%) Maven
18 36 (15.06%) MVC
19 33 (13.81%) Eclipse
19 33 (13.81%) CSS
20 30 (12.55%) JSP
21 29 (12.13%) WebSphere Application Server
21 29 (12.13%) SQL Server
21 29 (12.13%) Windows
22 27 (11.30%) Struts
23 24 (10.04%) jQuery
23 24 (10.04%) Oracle Database
24 23 (9.62%) OO

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 51 (21.34%) WebSphere
2 29 (12.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 20 (8.37%) WebLogic
3 20 (8.37%) Apache
4 13 (5.44%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.51%) Confluence
5 6 (2.51%) Liferay
6 4 (1.67%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.67%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (1.67%) IIS
7 3 (1.26%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.26%) Alfresco
7 3 (1.26%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.84%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.84%) Escenic
8 2 (0.84%) Drupal
8 2 (0.84%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.84%) CMS
8 2 (0.84%) ATG Dynamo
8 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.67%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (1.26%) Cordys
4 2 (0.84%) Magento
4 2 (0.84%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.84%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.84%) Staffware
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.42%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.18%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.35%) SaaS
2 8 (3.35%) Force.com
3 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.62%) Internet
2 18 (7.53%) LDAP
3 8 (3.35%) SSL
3 8 (3.35%) Intranet
3 8 (3.35%) HTTP
4 5 (2.09%) SNMP
4 5 (2.09%) Telnet
4 5 (2.09%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (1.67%) 2G
5 4 (1.67%) 4G
5 4 (1.67%) 3G
6 2 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.84%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.42%) DNS
7 1 (0.42%) FTP
7 1 (0.42%) RTCP
7 1 (0.42%) RTP
7 1 (0.42%) Extranet
7 1 (0.42%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.13%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.04%) Oracle Database
3 22 (9.21%) MySQL
4 19 (7.95%) DTS
5 15 (6.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (4.60%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.60%) DB2
7 9 (3.77%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.51%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.84%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.84%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.84%) Big Data
11 2 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.42%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 37 (15.48%) Maven
2 33 (13.81%) Eclipse
3 18 (7.53%) Ant
3 18 (7.53%) JUnit
3 18 (7.53%) Jenkins
4 16 (6.69%) JIRA
5 15 (6.28%) Subversion
6 10 (4.18%) Talend Open Studio
7 9 (3.77%) Introscope
7 9 (3.77%) Toad
8 7 (2.93%) FitNesse
8 7 (2.93%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.09%) Mockito
9 5 (2.09%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.67%) TestNG
10 4 (1.67%) Selenium
10 4 (1.67%) DbUnit
10 4 (1.67%) LoadRunner
11 3 (1.26%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (0.84%) IntelliJ
General
1 45 (18.83%) Finance
2 15 (6.28%) Telecoms
2 15 (6.28%) Retail
3 14 (5.86%) Banking
4 9 (3.77%) Spanish Language
5 7 (2.93%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.51%) Marketing
7 5 (2.09%) Electronics
8 2 (0.84%) Publishing
8 2 (0.84%) Legal
9 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Automotive
9 1 (0.42%) Front Office
9 1 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 115 (48.12%) Developer
2 82 (34.31%) Java Developer
3 50 (20.92%) Architect
4 42 (17.57%) Analyst
5 37 (15.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 33 (13.81%) Solutions Architect
7 24 (10.04%) J2EE Developer
8 19 (7.95%) Senior Developer
9 16 (6.69%) Senior Java Developer
9 16 (6.69%) Deployment Analyst
10 14 (5.86%) Consultant
11 10 (4.18%) Business Analyst
11 10 (4.18%) Technical Analyst
12 9 (3.77%) Administrator
13 8 (3.35%) Project Manager
13 8 (3.35%) WebSphere Administrator
14 7 (2.93%) Applications Developer
15 6 (2.51%) Web Developer
15 6 (2.51%) Senior Applications Developer
15 6 (2.51%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (33.47%) Spring
2 79 (33.05%) Web Services
3 66 (27.62%) XML
4 56 (23.43%) Hibernate
5 53 (22.18%) SOAP
6 52 (21.76%) HTML
7 40 (16.74%) .NET
8 33 (13.81%) CSS
9 30 (12.55%) JSP
10 27 (11.30%) Struts
11 24 (10.04%) jQuery
12 19 (7.95%) Servlets
12 19 (7.95%) JDBC
13 17 (7.11%) Java EE
13 17 (7.11%) RESTful
14 16 (6.69%) Spring MVC
15 15 (6.28%) Ajax
16 13 (5.44%) REST
16 13 (5.44%) JSF
16 13 (5.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.86%) Open Source
2 8 (3.35%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.93%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.93%) Clustering
4 5 (2.09%) DTV
4 5 (2.09%) Mobile Computing
4 5 (2.09%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (1.67%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.67%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.26%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.84%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.84%) GIS
7 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.84%) PMI
8 1 (0.42%) HACMP
8 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.42%) IPTV
8 1 (0.42%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 49 (20.50%) UNIX
2 42 (17.57%) Linux
3 29 (12.13%) Windows
4 5 (2.09%) Android
4 5 (2.09%) Solaris
5 4 (1.67%) AIX
6 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.42%) SUSE
8 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.42%) HPUX
8 1 (0.42%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.42%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (17.15%) Scrum
2 40 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (16.32%) SOA
4 36 (15.06%) MVC
5 23 (9.62%) E-Commerce
5 23 (9.62%) OO
6 18 (7.53%) UML
6 18 (7.53%) CRM
7 17 (7.11%) Change Management
8 16 (6.69%) Unit Testing
9 13 (5.44%) TDD
10 12 (5.02%) B2C
10 12 (5.02%) OOD
11 11 (4.60%) OOA/OOD
11 11 (4.60%) Business Analysis
12 9 (3.77%) Use Case
12 9 (3.77%) ETL
12 9 (3.77%) Project Management
12 9 (3.77%) Integration Testing
12 9 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 187 (78.24%) Java
2 54 (22.59%) SQL
3 51 (21.34%) JavaScript
4 19 (7.95%) PL/SQL
5 13 (5.44%) C#
6 11 (4.60%) Shell Script
7 9 (3.77%) Apex Code
8 8 (3.35%) Groovy
8 8 (3.35%) C++
9 7 (2.93%) Perl
9 7 (2.93%) Jython
9 7 (2.93%) Korn
9 7 (2.93%) Python
9 7 (2.93%) Scala
9 7 (2.93%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.09%) VB
11 4 (1.67%) VBScript
11 4 (1.67%) C
12 3 (1.26%) VB6
13 1 (0.42%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (7.53%) Degree
2 7 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.51%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.26%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.42%) PMP
6 1 (0.42%) ISEB
6 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.18%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (2.93%) Puppet
2 6 (2.51%) CA Wily
3 3 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.42%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.42%) MOM
5 1 (0.42%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.42%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.42%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 68 (28.45%) Oracle
2 22 (9.21%) Salesforce.com
3 21 (8.79%) JBoss
4 18 (7.53%) IBM
5 10 (4.18%) SAP
5 10 (4.18%) Siebel
5 10 (4.18%) Talend
6 8 (3.35%) Sun
7 7 (2.93%) hybris
8 6 (2.51%) Google
8 6 (2.51%) ATG
9 5 (2.09%) Huawei
9 5 (2.09%) Greenplum
9 5 (2.09%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 5 (2.09%) Nortel
9 5 (2.09%) Ericsson
9 5 (2.09%) Metastorm
10 4 (1.67%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.67%) webMethods
10 4 (1.67%) Remedy
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