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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
England / South East
Rank 191 185 202
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Contract jobs citing Java EE 49 75 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.86% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.45% 3.45% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 60 27
Median daily rate £494 £440 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.21% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £350 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £542
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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
1996 2177 2402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.94% 24.90% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1249 1470 1382
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 47 55
Median hourly rate £43.50 £51.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.94% +72.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.64 £15.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +11 18 £525 +14.13% 5
Buckinghamshire +4 17 £370 - 2
Berkshire +20 12 £375 -21.05% 6
West Sussex -14 1 £320 +0.39%
Surrey -20 1 - - 2
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 138 (99.28%) Java
2 107 (76.98%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (62.59%) Spring
4 64 (46.04%) TDD
5 63 (45.32%) Scrum
6 60 (43.17%) SQL
7 57 (41.01%) Continuous Integration
8 54 (38.85%) Maven
9 53 (38.13%) Oracle
9 53 (38.13%) Jenkins
10 50 (35.97%) JUnit
11 45 (32.37%) JavaScript
12 41 (29.50%) Unit Testing
13 38 (27.34%) JBoss
14 36 (25.90%) Web Services
14 36 (25.90%) DevOps
15 35 (25.18%) HTML
16 34 (24.46%) Mockito
17 31 (22.30%) REST
17 31 (22.30%) WebSphere
17 31 (22.30%) XML
18 30 (21.58%) CSS
18 30 (21.58%) BPEL
18 30 (21.58%) BPMN
19 29 (20.86%) Cucumber
19 29 (20.86%) Pair Programming
19 29 (20.86%) JMS
19 29 (20.86%) MVC
20 26 (18.71%) Finance
20 26 (18.71%) SOAP

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 38 (27.34%) JBoss
2 31 (22.30%) WebSphere
3 22 (15.83%) WebSphere Application Server
4 21 (15.11%) WebSphere Process Server
5 14 (10.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (7.91%) Alfresco
6 11 (7.91%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (7.91%) Mule
6 11 (7.91%) Mule ESB
7 10 (7.19%) Apache
8 7 (5.04%) nginx
9 5 (3.60%) Confluence
9 5 (3.60%) Tomcat
10 4 (2.88%) Oracle Spatial
11 3 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (2.16%) IIS
12 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.44%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.72%) CMS
13 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.76%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.99%) GitHub
2 24 (17.27%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.47%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.60%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (2.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.72%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.60%) Firewall
2 4 (2.88%) Internet
3 3 (2.16%) Intranet
4 2 (1.44%) IPv4
4 2 (1.44%) Network Security
5 1 (0.72%) LDAP
5 1 (0.72%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.11%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.07%) MySQL
3 9 (6.47%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.04%) Big Data
4 7 (5.04%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.32%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.60%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.60%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.60%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.88%) GIS
7 4 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.72%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 54 (38.85%) Maven
2 53 (38.13%) Jenkins
3 50 (35.97%) JUnit
4 34 (24.46%) Mockito
5 29 (20.86%) Cucumber
6 24 (17.27%) Ant
7 22 (15.83%) Git (software)
8 15 (10.79%) Gradle
9 13 (9.35%) JIRA
10 11 (7.91%) Eclipse
11 10 (7.19%) Selenium
12 8 (5.76%) Hudson
13 7 (5.04%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (5.04%) Talend Open Studio
14 6 (4.32%) Subversion
15 5 (3.60%) IntelliJ
16 4 (2.88%) JMeter
16 4 (2.88%) SoapUI
16 4 (2.88%) TeamCity
17 3 (2.16%) Bitbucket
General
1 26 (18.71%) Finance
2 21 (15.11%) Publishing
3 9 (6.47%) Legal
4 7 (5.04%) Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Games
5 1 (0.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 106 (76.26%) Developer
2 83 (59.71%) Java Developer
3 18 (12.95%) Senior Developer
4 17 (12.23%) Architect
4 17 (12.23%) Java Engineer
4 17 (12.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (10.07%) Java Software Engineer
5 14 (10.07%) Software Developer
5 14 (10.07%) Software Engineer
6 12 (8.63%) Java Software Developer
7 11 (7.91%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.04%) Agile Developer
9 7 (5.04%) AWS Developer
9 7 (5.04%) ETL Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Agile Java Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Angular Developer
11 5 (3.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (3.60%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (2.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (62.59%) Spring
2 36 (25.90%) Web Services
3 35 (25.18%) HTML
4 31 (22.30%) REST
4 31 (22.30%) XML
5 30 (21.58%) CSS
6 29 (20.86%) JMS
7 26 (18.71%) SOAP
8 20 (14.39%) AngularJS
9 19 (13.67%) Hibernate
10 18 (12.95%) J2EE
11 17 (12.23%) EJB
11 17 (12.23%) Spring MVC
12 16 (11.51%) jQuery
12 16 (11.51%) Node.js
12 16 (11.51%) RESTful
13 15 (10.79%) JSF
14 12 (8.63%) Grails
14 12 (8.63%) XSLT
15 11 (7.91%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.04%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (2.16%) Online Banking
2 3 (2.16%) User Experience
3 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.44%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.44%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (0.72%) AS400
4 1 (0.72%) iPad
4 1 (0.72%) Online Games
4 1 (0.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.27%) Linux
2 12 (8.63%) Windows
3 7 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.60%) Unix
4 5 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.16%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (76.98%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (46.04%) TDD
3 63 (45.32%) Scrum
4 57 (41.01%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (29.50%) Unit Testing
6 36 (25.90%) DevOps
7 30 (21.58%) BPEL
7 30 (21.58%) BPMN
8 29 (20.86%) MVC
8 29 (20.86%) Pair Programming
9 25 (17.99%) Migration
10 22 (15.83%) SOA
11 21 (15.11%) Software Engineering
12 11 (7.91%) Microservices
12 11 (7.91%) UML
13 9 (6.47%) Configuration Management
13 9 (6.47%) Process Improvement
13 9 (6.47%) User Stories
14 8 (5.76%) Data Modelling
14 8 (5.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 138 (99.28%) Java
2 60 (43.17%) SQL
3 45 (32.37%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.19%) XPath
5 9 (6.47%) Groovy
5 9 (6.47%) Python
6 6 (4.32%) C#
6 6 (4.32%) VB.NET
7 5 (3.60%) Perl
8 4 (2.88%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.16%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.44%) C
10 2 (1.44%) C++
10 2 (1.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (14.39%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.60%) Degree
2 5 (3.60%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.88%) ISEB
4 3 (2.16%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.44%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) QA
2 2 (1.44%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.44%) GDPR
2 2 (1.44%) PA-DSS
2 2 (1.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (3.60%) Docker
2 4 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (5.76%) Ansible
1 8 (5.76%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (5.76%) Puppet
2 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (38.13%) Oracle
2 11 (7.91%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.04%) Talend
4 4 (2.88%) hybris
4 4 (2.88%) IBM
4 4 (2.88%) VMware
5 3 (2.16%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.16%) CA Agile Central
5 3 (2.16%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.16%) Pega
6 2 (1.44%) ATG
6 2 (1.44%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.72%) Adobe
7 1 (0.72%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.72%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.72%) Temenos
7 1 (0.72%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.72%) webMethods
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