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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 198 221 203
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Contract jobs citing Java EE 77 34 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.77% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.95% 1.45% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 18 23
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£425 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £610 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £38.00
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
2611 2339 2318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.04% 25.16% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1704 1324 1298
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 44 63
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
Hampshire +23 22 £425 +13.33% 3
Surrey +11 20 £480 -21.31% 2
Oxfordshire - 12 £400 - 2
Berkshire +4 11 £344 +1.10% 4
Buckinghamshire -10 5 £450 +2.85% 1
Kent - 2 £275 -
Sussex +1 1 £400 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 104 (99.05%) Java
2 61 (58.10%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (40.95%) Oracle
4 42 (40.00%) SQL
5 37 (35.24%) JavaScript
5 37 (35.24%) HTML
6 35 (33.33%) Web Services
7 33 (31.43%) Spring
8 32 (30.48%) TDD
8 32 (30.48%) CSS
9 31 (29.52%) AngularJS
10 28 (26.67%) Hibernate
11 25 (23.81%) XML
12 24 (22.86%) Git (software)
13 23 (21.90%) jQuery
13 23 (21.90%) JBoss
14 22 (20.95%) Eclipse
14 22 (20.95%) Amazon AWS
15 21 (20.00%) Spring MVC
15 21 (20.00%) Scrum
16 20 (19.05%) MVC
17 19 (18.10%) UNIX
17 19 (18.10%) PL/SQL
17 19 (18.10%) HTML5
17 19 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (17.14%) Security Cleared
18 18 (17.14%) EJB
19 17 (16.19%) Subversion
19 17 (16.19%) Web Development
20 16 (15.24%) JPA

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 23 (21.90%) JBoss
2 14 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 12 (11.43%) Tomcat
3 12 (11.43%) Confluence
4 11 (10.48%) WebSphere
5 7 (6.67%) Oracle Spatial
6 5 (4.76%) Apache
7 4 (3.81%) Commerce Server
8 3 (2.86%) Node.js
8 3 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.95%) Jetty
9 1 (0.95%) Mule
9 1 (0.95%) JCAPS
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.95%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.95%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Cordys
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.95%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 10 (9.52%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.38%) HTTP
2 8 (7.62%) Intranet
3 4 (3.81%) Internet
4 3 (2.86%) LDAP
5 1 (0.95%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.38%) MySQL
3 10 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 10 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.90%) Big Data
6 2 (1.90%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.90%) DB2
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.95%) Informix
7 1 (0.95%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.95%) HBase
Development Applications
1 24 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 22 (20.95%) Eclipse
3 17 (16.19%) Subversion
4 16 (15.24%) Jenkins
5 15 (14.29%) JIRA
6 13 (12.38%) Ant
7 12 (11.43%) JUnit
8 11 (10.48%) Maven
9 8 (7.62%) TeamCity
9 8 (7.62%) Mockito
10 5 (4.76%) Cucumber
10 5 (4.76%) Toad
11 4 (3.81%) Gradle
11 4 (3.81%) Grunt
12 3 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (2.86%) SonarQube
12 3 (2.86%) Artifactory
12 3 (2.86%) ClearQuest
12 3 (2.86%) ClearCase
12 3 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 10 (9.52%) Finance
2 4 (3.81%) Banking
3 3 (2.86%) Publishing
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (62.86%) Developer
2 55 (52.38%) Java Developer
3 21 (20.00%) Architect
4 15 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 15 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (5.71%) Java Architect
6 5 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (4.76%) Hybris Developer
7 4 (3.81%) WebSphere Developer
7 4 (3.81%) Development Manager
7 4 (3.81%) Analyst
8 3 (2.86%) Junior
8 3 (2.86%) Software Engineer
8 3 (2.86%) Lead Developer
8 3 (2.86%) Junior Java Developer
8 3 (2.86%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (2.86%) Team Leader
8 3 (2.86%) Junior Developer
8 3 (2.86%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (35.24%) HTML
2 35 (33.33%) Web Services
3 33 (31.43%) Spring
4 32 (30.48%) CSS
5 31 (29.52%) AngularJS
6 28 (26.67%) Hibernate
7 25 (23.81%) XML
8 23 (21.90%) jQuery
9 21 (20.00%) Spring MVC
10 19 (18.10%) HTML5
11 18 (17.14%) EJB
12 16 (15.24%) JPA
13 15 (14.29%) SOAP
14 14 (13.33%) JSON
15 13 (12.38%) J2EE
15 13 (12.38%) JDBC
15 13 (12.38%) RESTful
15 13 (12.38%) CSS3
16 12 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (11.43%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.67%) GIS
2 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.81%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.86%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.95%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.10%) UNIX
2 14 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (1.90%) Windows
4 1 (0.95%) Solaris
4 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (58.10%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (30.48%) TDD
3 21 (20.00%) Scrum
4 20 (19.05%) MVC
5 19 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (16.19%) Web Development
7 13 (12.38%) UML
7 13 (12.38%) BDD
8 11 (10.48%) Computer Security
8 11 (10.48%) User Stories
9 9 (8.57%) Microservices
9 9 (8.57%) Data Modelling
9 9 (8.57%) Migration
10 8 (7.62%) SOA
11 7 (6.67%) Release Management
12 6 (5.71%) Software Engineering
12 6 (5.71%) OO
13 5 (4.76%) Business Analysis
13 5 (4.76%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.76%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (99.05%) Java
2 42 (40.00%) SQL
3 37 (35.24%) JavaScript
4 19 (18.10%) PL/SQL
5 11 (10.48%) Python
6 7 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.81%) Jython
7 4 (3.81%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 3 (2.86%) XPath
9 1 (0.95%) C#
9 1 (0.95%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 18 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.95%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.48%) Docker
2 1 (0.95%) HDFS
2 1 (0.95%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Puppet
1 1 (0.95%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 43 (40.95%) Oracle
2 11 (10.48%) Progress
3 5 (4.76%) hybris
4 3 (2.86%) IBM
5 2 (1.90%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.90%) Sybase
6 1 (0.95%) Sun
6 1 (0.95%) BEA
6 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.95%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.95%) Remedy
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester
ABRS
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago