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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 216 185 189
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +4
Contract jobs citing Java EE 41 52 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.61% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.75% 2.47% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 32 27
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£450 £235 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.48% -41.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £180 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £415 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £325 £353
% change year-on-year
+21.15% -7.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £32.97
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +6.17%
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
2338 2108 2140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.58% 24.73% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1417 1181 1140
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 63 92
Average hourly rate £25.00 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.70 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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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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
Oxfordshire - 11 £463 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 10 £450 -
Hampshire -31 8 £335 +42.55% 11
Surrey -18 6 £400 +100.00% 3
Berkshire -3 2 £575 +56.46% 1
Kent - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 64 (95.52%) Java
2 36 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (50.75%) HTML
4 32 (47.76%) Spring
5 31 (46.27%) Oracle
6 27 (40.30%) CSS
7 22 (32.84%) XML
8 20 (29.85%) Web Services
8 20 (29.85%) RESTful
9 18 (26.87%) JSON
9 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
10 17 (25.37%) Hibernate
11 16 (23.88%) SOAP
11 16 (23.88%) EJB
11 16 (23.88%) Maven
11 16 (23.88%) HTML5
12 15 (22.39%) Tomcat
13 14 (20.90%) jQuery
14 13 (19.40%) JSP
14 13 (19.40%) Finance
15 12 (17.91%) CSS3
16 11 (16.42%) Git (software)
16 11 (16.42%) Scrum
16 11 (16.42%) Apache
17 10 (14.93%) MySQL
17 10 (14.93%) Workflow
17 10 (14.93%) Process Management
17 10 (14.93%) EJB 3.0
17 10 (14.93%) Oracle Database
18 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database 11g

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (22.39%) Tomcat
2 11 (16.42%) Apache
3 9 (13.43%) CMS
4 8 (11.94%) Alfresco
4 8 (11.94%) WebSphere
5 6 (8.96%) JBoss
6 5 (7.46%) GlassFish
6 5 (7.46%) Node.js
7 4 (5.97%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (4.48%) WebLogic
9 2 (2.99%) Liferay
9 2 (2.99%) PegaRULES
10 1 (1.49%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (1.49%) Resin
10 1 (1.49%) Confluence
10 1 (1.49%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (1.49%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (1.49%) Apache Pig
10 1 (1.49%) OpenEdge
10 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) HTTP
2 2 (2.99%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) LDAP
3 1 (1.49%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) MySQL
1 10 (14.93%) Oracle Database
2 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.49%) HBase
6 1 (1.49%) Big Data
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Maven
2 11 (16.42%) Git (software)
3 9 (13.43%) Subversion
4 8 (11.94%) Jenkins
5 6 (8.96%) Ant
6 5 (7.46%) JIRA
6 5 (7.46%) QUnit
6 5 (7.46%) Grunt
6 5 (7.46%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (7.46%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.99%) JUnit
8 1 (1.49%) ProC
8 1 (1.49%) Rational Rose
8 1 (1.49%) Toad
8 1 (1.49%) PVCS
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Publishing
3 4 (5.97%) Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Automotive
5 1 (1.49%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (64.18%) Developer
2 27 (40.30%) Java Developer
3 6 (8.96%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (5.97%) Quality Manager
4 4 (5.97%) Architect
5 3 (4.48%) Analyst
5 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
5 3 (4.48%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Development Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Development Project Manager
6 2 (2.99%) QA Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Business Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Project Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Designer
6 2 (2.99%) JRules Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Java Architect
7 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Architect
7 1 (1.49%) Technical Leader
7 1 (1.49%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (50.75%) HTML
2 32 (47.76%) Spring
3 27 (40.30%) CSS
4 22 (32.84%) XML
5 20 (29.85%) Web Services
5 20 (29.85%) RESTful
6 18 (26.87%) JSON
7 17 (25.37%) Hibernate
8 16 (23.88%) SOAP
8 16 (23.88%) EJB
8 16 (23.88%) HTML5
9 14 (20.90%) jQuery
10 13 (19.40%) JSP
11 12 (17.91%) CSS3
12 10 (14.93%) EJB 3.0
13 9 (13.43%) J2EE
14 7 (10.45%) Servlets
15 6 (8.96%) DOM
16 5 (7.46%) Google Maps API
16 5 (7.46%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.46%) User Experience
3 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.99%) Open Source
3 2 (2.99%) Web 2.0
3 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.49%) PKI
4 1 (1.49%) Wiki
4 1 (1.49%) DataPower
4 1 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) DTV
4 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.49%) GIS
4 1 (1.49%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.49%) Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) UNIX
2 4 (5.97%) Linux
3 2 (2.99%) Windows
3 2 (2.99%) Android
3 2 (2.99%) CentOS
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.42%) Scrum
3 10 (14.93%) Workflow
3 10 (14.93%) Process Management
4 9 (13.43%) OO
5 8 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (11.94%) User Stories
6 7 (10.45%) TDD
7 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.97%) Migration
9 4 (5.97%) MVC
9 4 (5.97%) Web Development
9 4 (5.97%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.48%) Microservices
10 3 (4.48%) Coaching
10 3 (4.48%) B2C
10 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.99%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 64 (95.52%) Java
2 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.45%) SQL
4 4 (5.97%) Perl
4 4 (5.97%) PHP
4 4 (5.97%) AWK
5 3 (4.48%) C#
6 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.49%) XQuery
7 1 (1.49%) Progress 4GL
7 1 (1.49%) Python
7 1 (1.49%) C++
7 1 (1.49%) COBOL
7 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.49%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Munin
1 1 (1.49%) Puppet
1 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (46.27%) Oracle
2 6 (8.96%) Google
3 4 (5.97%) IBM
4 2 (2.99%) SAP
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.99%) Remedy
4 2 (2.99%) ILOG
4 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.49%) Progress
5 1 (1.49%) Adobe
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