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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 192 194 174
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Contract jobs citing Java EE 74 44 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.76% 0.50% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.05% 2.15% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 31
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£500 £235 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.76% -37.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £200 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £435 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £32.45
% change year-on-year
- +454.69%
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
2424 2048 1744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.73% 23.13% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1415 1138 911
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 57 92
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £15.55 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £41.00 £40.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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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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 -5 28 £525 +123.40% 4
Oxfordshire -4 17 £494 - 7
Berkshire +2 11 £388 +4.02% 7
Buckinghamshire - 11 £500 - 1
East Sussex - 5 £325 - 2
Surrey -6 2 £525 +156.09% 5
West Sussex -18 1 £363 -
Kent - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 113 (99.12%) Java
2 53 (46.49%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (37.72%) HTML
4 37 (32.46%) Spring
4 37 (32.46%) Oracle
5 36 (31.58%) CSS
6 35 (30.70%) Apache
7 28 (24.56%) Scrum
7 28 (24.56%) Open Source
8 26 (22.81%) XML
8 26 (22.81%) JavaScript
9 25 (21.93%) SQL
10 24 (21.05%) SOAP
10 24 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
11 23 (20.18%) Hibernate
11 23 (20.18%) J2EE
12 21 (18.42%) jQuery
12 21 (18.42%) JSON
12 21 (18.42%) RESTful
12 21 (18.42%) Maven
13 20 (17.54%) TOGAF
13 20 (17.54%) TDD
13 20 (17.54%) PL/SQL
14 19 (16.67%) JSP
14 19 (16.67%) Oracle Database
15 17 (14.91%) Tomcat
15 17 (14.91%) HTML5
16 16 (14.04%) Data Modelling
16 16 (14.04%) UNIX
17 15 (13.16%) Data Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 35 (30.70%) Apache
2 17 (14.91%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.89%) WebLogic
3 9 (7.89%) CMS
3 9 (7.89%) WebSphere
4 8 (7.02%) JBoss
4 8 (7.02%) Alfresco
5 5 (4.39%) Node.js
6 4 (3.51%) Confluence
6 4 (3.51%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.88%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.88%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.88%) Mule
7 1 (0.88%) Liferay
7 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.26%) Internet
2 3 (2.63%) AMQP
3 2 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 12 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (7.89%) MySQL
5 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.51%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.51%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.51%) Big Data
6 3 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.88%) DB2
7 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.88%) HBase
7 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (18.42%) Maven
2 15 (13.16%) Git (software)
3 14 (12.28%) Subversion
4 12 (10.53%) Eclipse
5 8 (7.02%) Ant
5 8 (7.02%) JUnit
5 8 (7.02%) JIRA
5 8 (7.02%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.39%) Grunt
6 5 (4.39%) QUnit
7 4 (3.51%) ProC
8 3 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (2.63%) Gradle
8 3 (2.63%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.63%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.88%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.88%) PVCS
9 1 (0.88%) Toad
General
1 11 (9.65%) Finance
2 9 (7.89%) Publishing
3 6 (5.26%) Banking
4 3 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (49.12%) Developer
2 38 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 30 (26.32%) Architect
4 23 (20.18%) Lead Architect
5 21 (18.42%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (16.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 18 (15.79%) Analyst
8 15 (13.16%) Data Analyst
9 6 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (5.26%) Java Architect
10 5 (4.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Designer
10 5 (4.39%) J2EE Developer
11 4 (3.51%) Data Modeller
11 4 (3.51%) Java Web Developer
11 4 (3.51%) Web Developer
12 3 (2.63%) Oracle Developer
13 2 (1.75%) Programmer
13 2 (1.75%) Development Manager
13 2 (1.75%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (37.72%) HTML
2 37 (32.46%) Spring
3 36 (31.58%) CSS
4 26 (22.81%) XML
5 24 (21.05%) SOAP
6 23 (20.18%) J2EE
6 23 (20.18%) Hibernate
7 21 (18.42%) JSON
7 21 (18.42%) jQuery
7 21 (18.42%) RESTful
8 19 (16.67%) JSP
9 17 (14.91%) HTML5
10 14 (12.28%) Web Services
11 13 (11.40%) EJB
12 12 (10.53%) CSS3
13 10 (8.77%) EJB 3.0
13 10 (8.77%) JSF
14 9 (7.89%) Spring MVC
15 8 (7.02%) Struts
16 6 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.56%) Open Source
2 7 (6.14%) User Experience
3 5 (4.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.75%) PKI
4 2 (1.75%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Wiki
5 1 (0.88%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.88%) DataPower
5 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.88%) DTV
5 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.88%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.04%) UNIX
2 14 (12.28%) Linux
3 5 (4.39%) Windows
4 3 (2.63%) Android
4 3 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (46.49%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (24.56%) Scrum
3 20 (17.54%) TDD
3 20 (17.54%) TOGAF
4 16 (14.04%) Data Modelling
5 15 (13.16%) Data Analysis
6 13 (11.40%) Business Analysis
6 13 (11.40%) E-Commerce
7 12 (10.53%) OO
8 11 (9.65%) Project Management
8 11 (9.65%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (8.77%) Workflow
10 9 (7.89%) Process Management
10 9 (7.89%) MVC
10 9 (7.89%) User Stories
11 6 (5.26%) SOA
12 5 (4.39%) Software Engineering
12 5 (4.39%) Data Management
12 5 (4.39%) Release Management
12 5 (4.39%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (99.12%) Java
2 26 (22.81%) JavaScript
3 25 (21.93%) SQL
4 20 (17.54%) PL/SQL
5 7 (6.14%) Perl
6 6 (5.26%) AWK
7 5 (4.39%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.51%) C
8 4 (3.51%) C++
9 3 (2.63%) C#
10 1 (0.88%) XQuery
10 1 (0.88%) XPath
10 1 (0.88%) Groovy
10 1 (0.88%) Scala
10 1 (0.88%) JPQL
10 1 (0.88%) HQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.39%) Degree
1 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.63%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.88%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Control-M
1 3 (2.63%) Puppet
1 3 (2.63%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 37 (32.46%) Oracle
2 6 (5.26%) Google
3 4 (3.51%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.51%) IBM
4 3 (2.63%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.75%) Remedy
5 2 (1.75%) SAP
6 1 (0.88%) Adobe
6 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.88%) Axway
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