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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 217 213 212
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Java EE 29 31 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.35% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 1.37% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 19
Average daily rate
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£400 £268 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.53% +7.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £369 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Java EE
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
2237 2265 2475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.45% 25.84% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1298 1286 1235
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 60 77
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £17.04 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 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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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 - 7 £438 -
East Sussex - 7 £250 - 2
Berkshire +14 6 £358 +3.62% 2
Hampshire -24 4 £388 +49.03% 4
West Sussex - 2 £493 -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 2
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 49 (87.50%) Java
2 31 (55.36%) Spring
3 26 (46.43%) Oracle
4 22 (39.29%) Web Services
5 19 (33.93%) Subversion
5 19 (33.93%) Maven
6 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (26.79%) Hibernate
8 14 (25.00%) SQL
8 14 (25.00%) Tomcat
9 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
10 12 (21.43%) J2EE
10 12 (21.43%) Linux
10 12 (21.43%) EJB
11 11 (19.64%) Ant
11 11 (19.64%) Migration
12 10 (17.86%) Finance
12 10 (17.86%) Apache
13 9 (16.07%) HTTP
13 9 (16.07%) HTML
13 9 (16.07%) Servlets
14 8 (14.29%) JSF
14 8 (14.29%) .NET
14 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
15 7 (12.50%) jQuery
15 7 (12.50%) GlassFish
15 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
15 7 (12.50%) CSS
15 7 (12.50%) IBM

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (17.86%) Apache
3 7 (12.50%) GlassFish
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (8.93%) PegaRULES
5 3 (5.36%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.36%) OpenEdge
5 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.57%) Liferay
7 1 (1.79%) Resin
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.79%) CMS
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) HTTP
2 2 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) DNS
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.14%) DB2
3 4 (7.14%) MySQL
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (33.93%) Subversion
1 19 (33.93%) Maven
2 11 (19.64%) Ant
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (10.71%) JUnit
4 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
5 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
6 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
6 4 (7.14%) Selenium
7 3 (5.36%) TeamCity
7 3 (5.36%) Hudson
7 3 (5.36%) CruiseControl
8 2 (3.57%) Toad
9 1 (1.79%) HttpUnit
9 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (1.79%) MyEclipse
9 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.79%) Rational Rose
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Automotive
3 1 (1.79%) Electronics
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (66.07%) Developer
2 28 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Web Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Java Web Developer
4 5 (8.93%) JRules Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Business Developer
4 5 (8.93%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Quality Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (55.36%) Spring
2 22 (39.29%) Web Services
3 15 (26.79%) Hibernate
4 12 (21.43%) J2EE
4 12 (21.43%) EJB
5 9 (16.07%) HTML
5 9 (16.07%) Servlets
6 8 (14.29%) JSF
6 8 (14.29%) .NET
7 7 (12.50%) jQuery
7 7 (12.50%) CSS
8 6 (10.71%) XML
8 6 (10.71%) Java SE
8 6 (10.71%) Spring MVC
9 5 (8.93%) JRules
10 4 (7.14%) JMS
10 4 (7.14%) SOAP
11 3 (5.36%) JPA
11 3 (5.36%) EJB 3.0
11 3 (5.36%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Open Source
2 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.79%) GIS
3 1 (1.79%) DTV
3 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) UNIX
3 3 (5.36%) CentOS
3 3 (5.36%) Windows
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.64%) Migration
3 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.50%) MVC
5 6 (10.71%) Scrum
5 6 (10.71%) UML
6 5 (8.93%) Web Development
7 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.36%) OWASP
8 3 (5.36%) Coaching
8 3 (5.36%) SOA
8 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.57%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.57%) Quality Management
9 2 (3.57%) OOD
9 2 (3.57%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (3.57%) OO
9 2 (3.57%) User Stories
9 2 (3.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 49 (87.50%) Java
2 14 (25.00%) SQL
3 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.71%) PHP
4 6 (10.71%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.36%) C#
5 3 (5.36%) Progress 4GL
6 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.79%) COBOL
7 1 (1.79%) Perl
7 1 (1.79%) XQuery
7 1 (1.79%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) AWK
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Puppet
2 1 (1.79%) Munin
2 1 (1.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (46.43%) Oracle
2 7 (12.50%) IBM
3 5 (8.93%) ILOG
4 4 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (7.14%) JBoss
5 3 (5.36%) Progress
5 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.57%) Sybase
7 1 (1.79%) hybris
7 1 (1.79%) Talend
7 1 (1.79%) SAP
7 1 (1.79%) Remedy