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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 142 146 154
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing J2EE 98 133 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.26% 1.40% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.85% 5.20% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 81 73
Median daily rate £425 £401 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.91% -10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £414 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.42 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% +4.28%
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
2019 2560 2269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.06% 26.98% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1145 1638 1374
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 79 42
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.80 £15.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Buckinghamshire +8 21 £400 +12.67% 4
Berkshire +15 20 £322 -4.51% 2
Oxfordshire -6 17 £488 -6.25% 2
Hampshire +22 15 £450 +26.76% 6
West Sussex +9 11 £375 +4.16%
East Sussex +9 8 £300 - 5
Kent +1 2 £525 +61.53% 1
Surrey -5 1 £413 -1.78% 4
Sussex - 1 - -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 223 (87.11%) Java
2 135 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (50.39%) Spring
4 116 (45.31%) JavaScript
5 84 (32.81%) SQL
6 83 (32.42%) Tomcat
7 82 (32.03%) Scrum
8 79 (30.86%) JUnit
9 76 (29.69%) Jenkins
10 74 (28.91%) Maven
11 73 (28.52%) Linux
11 73 (28.52%) JMS
12 70 (27.34%) Oracle
13 66 (25.78%) AngularJS
14 64 (25.00%) JSON
15 63 (24.61%) Amazon AWS
16 62 (24.22%) Kanban
17 61 (23.83%) XML
18 60 (23.44%) MongoDB
19 59 (23.05%) RESTful
20 57 (22.27%) Elasticsearch
21 50 (19.53%) GitHub
21 50 (19.53%) REST
21 50 (19.53%) Mockito
22 48 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
23 47 (18.36%) Cucumber
24 46 (17.97%) Microsoft Azure
24 46 (17.97%) Unix
25 44 (17.19%) Web Services
26 40 (15.63%) TDD

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 83 (32.42%) Tomcat
2 57 (22.27%) Elasticsearch
3 36 (14.06%) WebLogic
4 33 (12.89%) Apache
5 29 (11.33%) WebSphere
6 19 (7.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 15 (5.86%) JBoss
8 9 (3.52%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (2.73%) Apache Spark
9 7 (2.73%) nginx
10 6 (2.34%) iPlanet
10 6 (2.34%) Jetty
11 5 (1.95%) Alfresco
11 5 (1.95%) ATG Dynamo
11 5 (1.95%) Liferay
12 4 (1.56%) Confluence
12 4 (1.56%) WebSphere Process Server
13 3 (1.17%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.78%) GemFire
15 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 12 (4.69%) MS Visio
2 11 (4.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (3.91%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.17%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.78%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 63 (24.61%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (19.53%) GitHub
3 48 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
4 46 (17.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (2.34%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (1.17%) PaaS
7 3 (1.17%) SaaS
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.39%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.39%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.98%) LDAP
2 19 (7.42%) Firewall
3 12 (4.69%) HTTP
4 11 (4.30%) SSL
5 9 (3.52%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.13%) Internet
6 8 (3.13%) SAN
7 7 (2.73%) NAS
8 6 (2.34%) BIG-IP
8 6 (2.34%) DMZ
8 6 (2.34%) LAN
8 6 (2.34%) VoIP
8 6 (2.34%) WAN
8 6 (2.34%) WLAN
9 5 (1.95%) ADSL
9 5 (1.95%) DNS
9 5 (1.95%) MPLS
10 4 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.78%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.78%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (23.44%) MongoDB
2 37 (14.45%) Couchbase
3 25 (9.77%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.91%) MySQL
4 10 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (3.13%) Big Data
6 7 (2.73%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.73%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.34%) DB2
7 6 (2.34%) HBase
7 6 (2.34%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.34%) SQLite
8 5 (1.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (1.95%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.95%) SQL Server
9 4 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.56%) Oracle OWB
10 3 (1.17%) Cloudera CDH
10 3 (1.17%) Endeca
11 2 (0.78%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 79 (30.86%) JUnit
2 76 (29.69%) Jenkins
3 74 (28.91%) Maven
4 50 (19.53%) Mockito
5 47 (18.36%) Cucumber
6 39 (15.23%) Spock
7 33 (12.89%) Git (software)
8 23 (8.98%) Subversion
9 22 (8.59%) Ant
10 18 (7.03%) Gradle
10 18 (7.03%) JIRA
11 16 (6.25%) Eclipse
12 11 (4.30%) SoapUI
13 9 (3.52%) IntelliJ
14 8 (3.13%) Selenium
15 6 (2.34%) TestNG
16 5 (1.95%) Log4j
17 4 (1.56%) ClearCase
17 4 (1.56%) Introscope
17 4 (1.56%) JMeter
General
1 20 (7.81%) Publishing
2 18 (7.03%) Finance
3 13 (5.08%) Retail
4 5 (1.95%) Banking
5 4 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.78%) Electronics
6 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.78%) Marketing
7 1 (0.39%) Front Office
7 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 155 (60.55%) Developer
2 124 (48.44%) Java Developer
3 32 (12.50%) Architect
4 22 (8.59%) Senior Developer
5 20 (7.81%) J2EE Developer
5 20 (7.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 18 (7.03%) Agile Developer
6 18 (7.03%) Agile Java Developer
6 18 (7.03%) Senior Java Developer
7 17 (6.64%) AWS Developer
8 13 (5.08%) Scala Developer
9 11 (4.30%) Applications Engineer
9 11 (4.30%) Web Applications Engineer
9 11 (4.30%) Web Engineer
10 10 (3.91%) Applications Support
10 10 (3.91%) J2EE Architect
11 9 (3.52%) Designer
11 9 (3.52%) MongoDB Developer
12 8 (3.13%) Angular Developer
12 8 (3.13%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (50.39%) Spring
2 73 (28.52%) JMS
3 66 (25.78%) AngularJS
4 64 (25.00%) JSON
5 61 (23.83%) XML
6 59 (23.05%) RESTful
7 50 (19.53%) REST
8 44 (17.19%) Web Services
9 30 (11.72%) SOAP
10 29 (11.33%) HTML
11 27 (10.55%) JSP
12 26 (10.16%) Hibernate
13 25 (9.77%) Middleware
14 23 (8.98%) Spring MVC
15 22 (8.59%) Servlets
16 21 (8.20%) Node.js
16 21 (8.20%) XSLT
17 20 (7.81%) Java EE
18 19 (7.42%) Play Framework
19 18 (7.03%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.86%) Clustering
2 11 (4.30%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.34%) Data Centre
3 6 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.34%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (2.34%) Virtual Team
4 4 (1.56%) Algorithms
4 4 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.78%) Cryptography
5 2 (0.78%) iPad
5 2 (0.78%) IVR
5 2 (0.78%) Online Banking
5 2 (0.78%) Replication
6 1 (0.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.39%) HP Storage
6 1 (0.39%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (0.39%) Social Media
6 1 (0.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 73 (28.52%) Linux
2 46 (17.97%) Unix
3 17 (6.64%) Solaris
3 17 (6.64%) Windows
4 7 (2.73%) AIX
5 6 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.56%) Android
7 4 (1.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (32.03%) Scrum
3 62 (24.22%) Kanban
4 40 (15.63%) TDD
5 34 (13.28%) E-Commerce
6 33 (12.89%) SOA
7 31 (12.11%) MVC
8 25 (9.77%) Open Source
9 24 (9.38%) BDD
9 24 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (9.38%) High Availability
10 20 (7.81%) Multithreading
11 17 (6.64%) Identity Access Management
11 17 (6.64%) Software Engineering
11 17 (6.64%) UML
12 16 (6.25%) Unit Testing
13 15 (5.86%) Use Case
14 12 (4.69%) Configuration Management
14 12 (4.69%) Mentoring
14 12 (4.69%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 223 (87.11%) Java
2 116 (45.31%) JavaScript
3 84 (32.81%) SQL
4 31 (12.11%) Scala
5 20 (7.81%) Perl
5 20 (7.81%) Python
6 14 (5.47%) Groovy
7 12 (4.69%) Shell Script
8 10 (3.91%) Ruby
9 9 (3.52%) Bash Shell
9 9 (3.52%) Jython
9 9 (3.52%) Korn
10 7 (2.73%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.73%) XPath
11 3 (1.17%) C
11 3 (1.17%) C++
12 1 (0.39%) AspectJ
12 1 (0.39%) C#
12 1 (0.39%) Haskell
12 1 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (7.81%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.91%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.73%) Degree
3 7 (2.73%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.34%) QA
2 5 (1.95%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.78%) PA-DSS
3 2 (0.78%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (8.98%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.17%) Docker
5 2 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.78%) HDFS
5 2 (0.78%) NDS
5 2 (0.78%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (4.30%) OpenAM
1 11 (4.30%) OpenIDM
2 10 (3.91%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.52%) CA Wily
4 8 (3.13%) logstash
4 8 (3.13%) Puppet
5 6 (2.34%) Ansible
5 6 (2.34%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (2.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (1.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.17%) Kibana
8 2 (0.78%) Grafana
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.39%) Amdocs OSS
9 1 (0.39%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.39%) Graphite
9 1 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.39%) OpenView
Vendors
1 70 (27.34%) Oracle
2 28 (10.94%) IBM
3 19 (7.42%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.69%) F5
4 12 (4.69%) ForgeRock
4 12 (4.69%) Red Hat
5 8 (3.13%) BEA
5 8 (3.13%) FatWire
6 7 (2.73%) ATG
6 7 (2.73%) Cisco
7 6 (2.34%) Sun
7 6 (2.34%) TIBCO
7 6 (2.34%) VMware
7 6 (2.34%) webMethods
8 5 (1.95%) Altiris
8 5 (1.95%) GigaSpaces
9 4 (1.56%) Avaya
9 4 (1.56%) Genesys
9 4 (1.56%) KANA
10 3 (1.17%) Informatica
South East
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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