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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England / South East
Rank 182 130 165
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +35
Contract jobs citing J2EE 58 128 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.81% 1.53% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.15% 5.82% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 71 56
Median daily rate £500 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.78% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £520 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.58% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £59.25 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-36.70% +68.44%

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
1841 2201 2338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.73% 26.36% 25.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1103 1442 1373
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 £300 £299 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 68 44
Median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +8 16 £538 +30.30% 8
Berkshire -15 11 £460 +14.93% 10
Oxfordshire 0 7 £525 +0.96% 2
Buckinghamshire -17 7 £390 +9.85% 1
East Sussex +6 4 £425 +41.66% 2
Kent -3 3 £525 +61.53% 2
Surrey +7 2 - - 7
West Sussex -4 2 £488 +55.61% 2
Middlesex +2 1 £400 +7.74%
Sussex - 1 - -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 178 (87.68%) Java
2 106 (52.22%) Spring
3 97 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (46.80%) JavaScript
5 68 (33.50%) SQL
6 66 (32.51%) Oracle
7 64 (31.53%) Tomcat
8 62 (30.54%) Linux
9 60 (29.56%) XML
10 56 (27.59%) Scrum
10 56 (27.59%) Maven
11 55 (27.09%) JUnit
11 55 (27.09%) Jenkins
12 51 (25.12%) JMS
13 48 (23.65%) REST
14 45 (22.17%) AngularJS
15 43 (21.18%) Unix
16 40 (19.70%) JSON
17 39 (19.21%) Web Services
18 38 (18.72%) WebLogic
18 38 (18.72%) MongoDB
18 38 (18.72%) Amazon AWS
19 37 (18.23%) Elasticsearch
19 37 (18.23%) E-Commerce
20 36 (17.73%) Kanban
21 34 (16.75%) RESTful
21 34 (16.75%) Apache
21 34 (16.75%) TDD
22 33 (16.26%) Git (software)
22 33 (16.26%) Mockito

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 64 (31.53%) Tomcat
2 38 (18.72%) WebLogic
3 37 (18.23%) Elasticsearch
4 34 (16.75%) Apache
5 23 (11.33%) WebSphere
6 18 (8.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 17 (8.37%) JBoss
8 8 (3.94%) nginx
9 7 (3.45%) ATG Dynamo
10 6 (2.96%) Jetty
11 5 (2.46%) Alfresco
11 5 (2.46%) Liferay
12 4 (1.97%) Apache Spark
12 4 (1.97%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.97%) WebSphere Process Server
13 2 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.99%) Confluence
13 2 (0.99%) GemFire
13 2 (0.99%) Oracle BPEL
14 1 (0.49%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (4.43%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.48%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.99%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (18.72%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (15.27%) GitHub
3 29 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (11.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (2.96%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (1.48%) PaaS
8 2 (0.99%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.37%) LDAP
2 13 (6.40%) Firewall
3 10 (4.93%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.45%) HTTP
4 7 (3.45%) SAN
4 7 (3.45%) SSL
5 6 (2.96%) DMZ
5 6 (2.96%) Internet
5 6 (2.96%) LAN
5 6 (2.96%) NAS
5 6 (2.96%) VoIP
5 6 (2.96%) WAN
5 6 (2.96%) WLAN
6 5 (2.46%) ADSL
6 5 (2.46%) DNS
6 5 (2.46%) MPLS
7 4 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.49%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (18.72%) MongoDB
2 22 (10.84%) Oracle Database
3 18 (8.87%) Couchbase
4 10 (4.93%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (4.43%) MySQL
6 8 (3.94%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.96%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.96%) SQLite
8 5 (2.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (2.46%) Big Data
8 5 (2.46%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.46%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.97%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.97%) Oracle OWB
9 4 (1.97%) SQL Server
10 3 (1.48%) DB2
11 2 (0.99%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.99%) HBase
11 2 (0.99%) OLTP
12 1 (0.49%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 56 (27.59%) Maven
2 55 (27.09%) Jenkins
2 55 (27.09%) JUnit
3 33 (16.26%) Git (software)
3 33 (16.26%) Mockito
4 28 (13.79%) Cucumber
5 24 (11.82%) Subversion
6 23 (11.33%) Ant
7 20 (9.85%) Spock
8 17 (8.37%) Gradle
9 15 (7.39%) Eclipse
10 14 (6.90%) JIRA
11 10 (4.93%) IntelliJ
11 10 (4.93%) SoapUI
12 8 (3.94%) Selenium
13 7 (3.45%) Log4j
14 6 (2.96%) TestNG
15 5 (2.46%) Grunt
16 4 (1.97%) ClearCase
16 4 (1.97%) JMeter
General
1 15 (7.39%) Finance
1 15 (7.39%) Publishing
1 15 (7.39%) Retail
2 5 (2.46%) Banking
3 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
3 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.49%) Front Office
4 1 (0.49%) Games
4 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 125 (61.58%) Developer
2 94 (46.31%) Java Developer
3 28 (13.79%) Architect
4 20 (9.85%) Senior Developer
5 18 (8.87%) J2EE Developer
5 18 (8.87%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 15 (7.39%) Agile Developer
6 15 (7.39%) Agile Java Developer
7 14 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (5.91%) AWS Developer
9 10 (4.93%) Applications Engineer
9 10 (4.93%) Applications Support
9 10 (4.93%) Web Applications Engineer
9 10 (4.93%) Web Engineer
10 9 (4.43%) Lead Developer
11 8 (3.94%) Middleware Engineer
11 8 (3.94%) Scala Developer
11 8 (3.94%) Support Engineer
11 8 (3.94%) Web Applications Support
12 7 (3.45%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (52.22%) Spring
2 60 (29.56%) XML
3 51 (25.12%) JMS
4 48 (23.65%) REST
5 45 (22.17%) AngularJS
6 40 (19.70%) JSON
7 39 (19.21%) Web Services
8 34 (16.75%) RESTful
9 32 (15.76%) HTML
10 27 (13.30%) Hibernate
11 26 (12.81%) SOAP
12 23 (11.33%) Spring MVC
13 22 (10.84%) XSLT
14 21 (10.34%) Node.js
14 21 (10.34%) Servlets
15 20 (9.85%) Middleware
16 19 (9.36%) Java EE
16 19 (9.36%) JSP
17 16 (7.88%) jQuery
17 16 (7.88%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.43%) Clustering
2 8 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.96%) Data Centre
3 6 (2.96%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (2.46%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.97%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.97%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.48%) iPad
6 3 (1.48%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.99%) IVR
7 2 (0.99%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.99%) Replication
8 1 (0.49%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.49%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.49%) Online Games
8 1 (0.49%) PKI
8 1 (0.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 62 (30.54%) Linux
2 43 (21.18%) Unix
3 12 (5.91%) Solaris
4 7 (3.45%) Windows
5 5 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.48%) Android
6 3 (1.48%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.99%) AIX
7 2 (0.99%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (27.59%) Scrum
3 37 (18.23%) E-Commerce
4 36 (17.73%) Kanban
5 34 (16.75%) TDD
6 30 (14.78%) MVC
7 25 (12.32%) SOA
8 24 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (8.87%) Unit Testing
10 17 (8.37%) Open Source
10 17 (8.37%) Software Engineering
11 16 (7.88%) BDD
12 15 (7.39%) High Availability
13 14 (6.90%) Microservices
14 13 (6.40%) Configuration Management
14 13 (6.40%) Quality Management
15 11 (5.42%) OO
16 10 (4.93%) Multithreading
16 10 (4.93%) Web Development
17 9 (4.43%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 178 (87.68%) Java
2 95 (46.80%) JavaScript
3 68 (33.50%) SQL
4 21 (10.34%) Perl
4 21 (10.34%) Scala
5 16 (7.88%) Groovy
6 12 (5.91%) Shell Script
7 11 (5.42%) Python
8 9 (4.43%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.45%) XPath
10 6 (2.96%) Ruby
11 4 (1.97%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.97%) Jython
11 4 (1.97%) Korn
12 3 (1.48%) PHP
13 2 (0.99%) C#
13 2 (0.99%) C++
13 2 (0.99%) Haskell
14 1 (0.49%) C
14 1 (0.49%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 6 (2.96%) Degree
2 5 (2.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.97%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.96%) QA
2 2 (0.99%) PA-DSS
2 2 (0.99%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (8.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.97%) Docker
2 4 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.99%) HDFS
3 2 (0.99%) NDS
3 2 (0.99%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.94%) logstash
2 8 (3.94%) Puppet
3 6 (2.96%) Ansible
3 6 (2.96%) OpenAM
3 6 (2.96%) OpenIDM
4 5 (2.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (1.97%) CA Wily
5 4 (1.97%) Kibana
6 3 (1.48%) Grafana
7 2 (0.99%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.49%) Graphite
8 1 (0.49%) MOM
8 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 66 (32.51%) Oracle
2 16 (7.88%) IBM
3 14 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.93%) ATG
5 7 (3.45%) F5
5 7 (3.45%) ForgeRock
5 7 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.96%) TIBCO
6 6 (2.96%) webMethods
7 5 (2.46%) Altiris
7 5 (2.46%) FatWire
7 5 (2.46%) GigaSpaces
8 4 (1.97%) Avaya
8 4 (1.97%) Genesys
8 4 (1.97%) KANA
9 3 (1.48%) Ab Initio
9 3 (1.48%) BEA
9 3 (1.48%) Informatica
9 3 (1.48%) Pega
10 2 (0.99%) hybris
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