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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 179 202 197
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Contract jobs citing Java EE 67 61 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.78% 0.64% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.07% 2.63% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 25 23
Average daily rate £420 £488 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +107.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £301
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +33.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £107.50
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
2180 2321 2013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.46% 24.32% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1460 1326 1088
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 54 65
Average hourly rate £46.25 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £57.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Surrey +25 36 £420 -21.86% 2
Berkshire +13 11 £475 +18.75% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 6 - -
Kent - 6 £350 -
West Sussex +11 5 £373 +2.75% 1
Oxfordshire -3 3 £460 -5.64% 8
East Sussex +8 2 £329 +1.15% 1
Hampshire -19 2 £450 -14.28% 3
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 168 (98.25%) Java
2 92 (53.80%) SQL
3 79 (46.20%) Oracle
4 78 (45.61%) PL/SQL
5 76 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (35.09%) Eclipse
7 59 (34.50%) SOAP
8 58 (33.92%) XML
8 58 (33.92%) JavaScript
9 56 (32.75%) Spring
10 55 (32.16%) Web Services
11 51 (29.82%) HTML
11 51 (29.82%) Unix
11 51 (29.82%) Oracle Database
12 48 (28.07%) WebLogic
12 48 (28.07%) Maven
13 46 (26.90%) Ant
13 46 (26.90%) JPA
14 45 (26.32%) JSF
14 45 (26.32%) Subversion
14 45 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
15 43 (25.15%) JMS
16 41 (23.98%) UML
17 39 (22.81%) Linux
17 39 (22.81%) CSS
17 39 (22.81%) Shell Script
17 39 (22.81%) Finance
17 39 (22.81%) Security Cleared
18 36 (21.05%) EJB
19 35 (20.47%) JUnit

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 48 (28.07%) WebLogic
2 34 (19.88%) JBoss
3 16 (9.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (4.68%) AquaLogic
4 8 (4.68%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (4.09%) Node.js
6 6 (3.51%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.92%) IIS
8 4 (2.34%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.75%) Confluence
10 2 (1.17%) Apache
11 1 (0.58%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.58%) Eucalyptus
11 1 (0.58%) Liferay
11 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.17%) MS Office
2 2 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (13.45%) OpenText Process Suite
2 16 (9.36%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.17%) BigMachines
3 2 (1.17%) Eloqua
3 2 (1.17%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.17%) SaaS
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.02%) HTTP
2 11 (6.43%) Kerberos
3 7 (4.09%) LDAP
4 4 (2.34%) Internet
5 2 (1.17%) Firewall
5 2 (1.17%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.17%) Intranet
5 2 (1.17%) SSH
5 2 (1.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.17%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.58%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.58%) DNS
6 1 (0.58%) DVB
6 1 (0.58%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.58%) LAN
6 1 (0.58%) SNMP
6 1 (0.58%) SSL
6 1 (0.58%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (29.82%) Oracle Database
2 45 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (12.28%) Relational Database
4 18 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (6.43%) DB2
7 10 (5.85%) MySQL
8 4 (2.34%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.34%) VoltDB
9 3 (1.75%) Big Data
9 3 (1.75%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 2 (1.17%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.58%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.58%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.58%) PowerCenter
11 1 (0.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 60 (35.09%) Eclipse
2 48 (28.07%) Maven
3 46 (26.90%) Ant
4 45 (26.32%) Subversion
5 35 (20.47%) JUnit
6 31 (18.13%) Toad
7 27 (15.79%) JIRA
8 16 (9.36%) Jenkins
9 14 (8.19%) JBehave
10 12 (7.02%) Cucumber
10 12 (7.02%) Selenium
11 10 (5.85%) Git (software)
12 9 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (4.68%) Gradle
13 8 (4.68%) Grunt
13 8 (4.68%) JIRA Agile
13 8 (4.68%) Protractor
14 7 (4.09%) Artifactory
14 7 (4.09%) Mockito
14 7 (4.09%) SonarQube
General
1 39 (22.81%) Finance
2 5 (2.92%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.34%) Banking
4 3 (1.75%) Retail
5 2 (1.17%) Publishing
5 2 (1.17%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 111 (64.91%) Developer
2 108 (63.16%) Java Developer
3 30 (17.54%) Senior Developer
4 29 (16.96%) Senior Java Developer
5 24 (14.04%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 22 (12.87%) Architect
7 19 (11.11%) Java Architect
8 15 (8.77%) Analyst
9 10 (5.85%) Programmer
10 8 (4.68%) Agile Developer
10 8 (4.68%) Agile Java Developer
10 8 (4.68%) Java Programmer
10 8 (4.68%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (3.51%) Applications Developer
11 6 (3.51%) Java Applications Developer
11 6 (3.51%) Java Technical Architect
11 6 (3.51%) Oracle Architect
11 6 (3.51%) SQL Developer
11 6 (3.51%) Technical Architect
12 5 (2.92%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (34.50%) SOAP
2 58 (33.92%) XML
3 56 (32.75%) Spring
4 55 (32.16%) Web Services
5 51 (29.82%) HTML
6 46 (26.90%) JPA
7 45 (26.32%) JSF
8 43 (25.15%) JMS
9 39 (22.81%) CSS
10 36 (21.05%) EJB
11 32 (18.71%) Hibernate
12 31 (18.13%) Java SE
13 25 (14.62%) REST
14 23 (13.45%) J2EE
14 23 (13.45%) JRules
15 21 (12.28%) AngularJS
15 21 (12.28%) Middleware
16 17 (9.94%) jQuery
16 17 (9.94%) Spring MVC
17 16 (9.36%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.92%) Computer Science
2 3 (1.75%) Cryptography
2 3 (1.75%) PKI
3 2 (1.17%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.17%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.58%) iPad
4 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.58%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.58%) Replication
4 1 (0.58%) Statistics
4 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 51 (29.82%) Unix
2 39 (22.81%) Linux
3 9 (5.26%) AIX
4 8 (4.68%) Solaris
5 7 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.51%) Windows
7 3 (1.75%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.17%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (23.98%) UML
3 30 (17.54%) SOA
4 29 (16.96%) Waterfall
5 26 (15.20%) MVC
6 23 (13.45%) Process Management
6 23 (13.45%) Scrum
7 21 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (12.28%) OO
8 17 (9.94%) SDLC
9 15 (8.77%) TDD
10 14 (8.19%) Data Modelling
11 13 (7.60%) Web Development
12 12 (7.02%) OOD
13 11 (6.43%) EAI
13 11 (6.43%) Identity Management
13 11 (6.43%) OOP
13 11 (6.43%) RUP
14 8 (4.68%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 8 (4.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 168 (98.25%) Java
2 92 (53.80%) SQL
3 78 (45.61%) PL/SQL
4 58 (33.92%) JavaScript
5 39 (22.81%) Shell Script
6 26 (15.20%) Python
7 23 (13.45%) Jython
7 23 (13.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 5 (2.92%) PHP
9 4 (2.34%) R
10 3 (1.75%) Perl
11 2 (1.17%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.17%) C++
11 2 (1.17%) Groovy
11 2 (1.17%) Scala
11 2 (1.17%) XPath
12 1 (0.58%) C
12 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.58%) Ruby
12 1 (0.58%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 39 (22.81%) Security Cleared
2 33 (19.30%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.51%) Degree
4 3 (1.75%) ISEB
4 3 (1.75%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.17%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.17%) Ansible
2 2 (1.17%) yum
3 1 (0.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 79 (46.20%) Oracle
2 6 (3.51%) Red Hat
3 4 (2.34%) Cisco
4 3 (1.75%) HP
4 3 (1.75%) VMware
5 2 (1.17%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.17%) Siebel
5 2 (1.17%) Sybase
6 1 (0.58%) BEA
6 1 (0.58%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.58%) NetApp
6 1 (0.58%) Progress
6 1 (0.58%) Rally
6 1 (0.58%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.58%) Sun
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Rate: £449 - £501 per day
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