The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
England / South East
Rank 175 174 217
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +43
Contract jobs citing Java EE 64 82 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.87% 1.00% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.41% 3.75% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 59 16
Median daily rate £550 £420 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £321 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £500 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.79% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%

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
1877 2189 2276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.65% 26.68% 25.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1117 1425 1345
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 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 64 43
Median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +58.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.80 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Java EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java EE across the South East region.

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Java EE
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Java EE
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the South East region.

Java EE Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Java EE
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 Java EE within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 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
Oxfordshire +27 36 £550 +15.78% 3
Buckinghamshire +9 13 £500 +53.84% 2
Berkshire -3 7 £457 -3.78% 7
Middlesex +7 5 - -
Hampshire +15 2 £310 -32.31% 2
West Sussex -8 1 £320 -19.49%
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 128 (100.00%) Java
2 95 (74.22%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (65.63%) Spring
4 55 (42.97%) TDD
5 53 (41.41%) Continuous Integration
6 51 (39.84%) Scrum
6 51 (39.84%) Oracle
7 48 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 48 (37.50%) JUnit
7 48 (37.50%) Maven
7 48 (37.50%) Jenkins
8 46 (35.94%) SQL
9 40 (31.25%) HTML
10 34 (26.56%) CSS
10 34 (26.56%) Unit Testing
11 31 (24.22%) Web Services
11 31 (24.22%) XML
12 30 (23.44%) BPEL
13 29 (22.66%) Mockito
13 29 (22.66%) JBoss
13 29 (22.66%) Finance
13 29 (22.66%) DevOps
14 28 (21.88%) MVC
14 28 (21.88%) REST
15 27 (21.09%) Ant
16 25 (19.53%) Cucumber
16 25 (19.53%) BPMN
17 24 (18.75%) WebSphere
17 24 (18.75%) JMS
17 24 (18.75%) Migration

Java EE
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 29 (22.66%) JBoss
2 24 (18.75%) WebSphere
3 20 (15.63%) WebSphere Process Server
4 15 (11.72%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (8.59%) Alfresco
5 11 (8.59%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (8.59%) Mule
5 11 (8.59%) Mule ESB
6 9 (7.03%) Apache
6 9 (7.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (5.47%) Confluence
7 7 (5.47%) nginx
8 6 (4.69%) IIS
8 6 (4.69%) Tomcat
9 5 (3.91%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (3.13%) Oracle Spatial
11 3 (2.34%) WebLogic
12 2 (1.56%) CMS
12 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (10.16%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.56%) Magento
3 1 (0.78%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.06%) GitHub
2 17 (13.28%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (7.03%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.91%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (3.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) Internet
2 2 (1.56%) Firewall
2 2 (1.56%) Intranet
2 2 (1.56%) IPv4
2 2 (1.56%) Network Security
3 1 (0.78%) HTTP
3 1 (0.78%) SSL
3 1 (0.78%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.94%) MySQL
1 14 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.47%) Big Data
3 7 (5.47%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.91%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (3.91%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.91%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.13%) GIS
6 3 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.78%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.78%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.78%) Redis
7 1 (0.78%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 48 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 48 (37.50%) JUnit
1 48 (37.50%) Maven
2 29 (22.66%) Mockito
3 27 (21.09%) Ant
4 25 (19.53%) Cucumber
5 19 (14.84%) Git (software)
6 18 (14.06%) Gradle
7 14 (10.94%) JIRA
8 12 (9.38%) Eclipse
9 11 (8.59%) Hudson
10 9 (7.03%) JMeter
10 9 (7.03%) Selenium
10 9 (7.03%) SoapUI
11 7 (5.47%) jMock
11 7 (5.47%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (5.47%) Talend Open Studio
12 6 (4.69%) IntelliJ
12 6 (4.69%) Subversion
12 6 (4.69%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (22.66%) Finance
2 21 (16.41%) Publishing
3 9 (7.03%) Legal
4 4 (3.13%) Banking
5 3 (2.34%) Retail
6 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (71.09%) Developer
2 71 (55.47%) Java Developer
3 20 (15.63%) Architect
4 16 (12.50%) Java Engineer
5 15 (11.72%) Senior Developer
6 14 (10.94%) Java Software Engineer
6 14 (10.94%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (10.94%) Software Developer
6 14 (10.94%) Software Engineer
7 12 (9.38%) Java Software Developer
8 11 (8.59%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 11 (8.59%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.47%) Analyst
9 7 (5.47%) ETL Developer
10 6 (4.69%) Angular Developer
10 6 (4.69%) Automation Test Analyst
10 6 (4.69%) AWS Developer
10 6 (4.69%) Test Analyst
11 5 (3.91%) Agile Java Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (65.63%) Spring
2 40 (31.25%) HTML
3 34 (26.56%) CSS
4 31 (24.22%) Web Services
4 31 (24.22%) XML
5 28 (21.88%) REST
6 24 (18.75%) JMS
7 20 (15.63%) SOAP
8 19 (14.84%) AngularJS
9 18 (14.06%) J2EE
10 17 (13.28%) jQuery
10 17 (13.28%) JSF
10 17 (13.28%) Spring MVC
11 16 (12.50%) Hibernate
11 16 (12.50%) Node.js
12 12 (9.38%) RESTful
13 11 (8.59%) EJB
13 11 (8.59%) Play Framework
14 10 (7.81%) Grails
14 10 (7.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.03%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (2.34%) Informatics
4 2 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.56%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.78%) Fintech
5 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.78%) User Experience
5 1 (0.78%) W3C
5 1 (0.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.63%) Linux
2 8 (6.25%) Windows
3 6 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (4.69%) Unix
4 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.78%) Debian
5 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (74.22%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (42.97%) TDD
3 53 (41.41%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (39.84%) Scrum
5 34 (26.56%) Unit Testing
6 30 (23.44%) BPEL
7 29 (22.66%) DevOps
8 28 (21.88%) MVC
9 25 (19.53%) BPMN
10 24 (18.75%) Migration
11 23 (17.97%) Software Engineering
12 21 (16.41%) Pair Programming
13 14 (10.94%) SOA
14 10 (7.81%) BDD
14 10 (7.81%) Integration Testing
14 10 (7.81%) UML
14 10 (7.81%) User Stories
15 9 (7.03%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (7.03%) Microservices
15 9 (7.03%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 128 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 46 (35.94%) SQL
4 10 (7.81%) Groovy
4 10 (7.81%) Python
4 10 (7.81%) XPath
5 6 (4.69%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.91%) C#
6 5 (3.91%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.13%) C++
7 4 (3.13%) Perl
8 2 (1.56%) C
9 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (16.41%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.03%) Degree
3 6 (4.69%) ISEB
3 6 (4.69%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.91%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.34%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) PA-DSS
2 2 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (3.91%) Docker
2 2 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (6.25%) Ansible
1 8 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (39.84%) Oracle
2 9 (7.03%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.47%) Talend
4 6 (4.69%) Atlassian
4 6 (4.69%) CA Agile Central
4 6 (4.69%) IBM
5 4 (3.13%) hybris
6 3 (2.34%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.56%) ATG
7 2 (1.56%) Pega
7 2 (1.56%) VMware
8 1 (0.78%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.78%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.78%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.78%) webMethods
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