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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 198 216 173
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -43
Contract jobs citing Java EE 62 27 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.29% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.69% 1.24% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 10 54
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£475 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £299 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £508 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £106.38 £40.45
% change year-on-year
-62.39% +162.97%
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
2309 2169 2054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.22% 23.26% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1401 1260 1074
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 49 134
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £17.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 28 April 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 28 April 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
Oxfordshire -3 16 £500 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 14 £425 - 2
Berkshire +3 13 £388 -18.42% 1
Hampshire +1 12 £438 +38.88% 1
Surrey +7 5 £475 +137.50%
East Sussex -15 1 - - 1
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 98 (98.99%) Java
2 39 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (31.31%) Oracle
4 29 (29.29%) SQL
4 29 (29.29%) Open Source
5 26 (26.26%) Spring
5 26 (26.26%) Apache
6 25 (25.25%) Scrum
7 24 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (23.23%) J2EE
8 23 (23.23%) HTML
9 21 (21.21%) PL/SQL
10 20 (20.20%) TOGAF
11 19 (19.19%) CSS
12 18 (18.18%) XML
12 18 (18.18%) JavaScript
13 17 (17.17%) Hibernate
13 17 (17.17%) Data Modelling
14 16 (16.16%) SOAP
14 16 (16.16%) Data Analysis
14 16 (16.16%) TDD
15 15 (15.15%) JSP
15 15 (15.15%) Linux
15 15 (15.15%) jQuery
16 14 (14.14%) Maven
16 14 (14.14%) Business Analysis
16 14 (14.14%) UNIX
16 14 (14.14%) Subversion
17 13 (13.13%) Web Services
17 13 (13.13%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 26 (26.26%) Apache
2 11 (11.11%) JBoss
3 9 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 7 (7.07%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.05%) Confluence
6 2 (2.02%) Mule
7 1 (1.01%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.01%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.01%) Mule ESB
7 1 (1.01%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.01%) Jetty
7 1 (1.01%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.01%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.01%) CMS
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.06%) Internet
2 4 (4.04%) AMQP
3 2 (2.02%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (13.13%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.05%) Big Data
3 5 (5.05%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.05%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.04%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.03%) MySQL
5 3 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.01%) DB2
6 1 (1.01%) Informix
6 1 (1.01%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.01%) HBase
6 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (14.14%) Subversion
1 14 (14.14%) Maven
2 10 (10.10%) Ant
2 10 (10.10%) JUnit
2 10 (10.10%) Eclipse
3 6 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.05%) JIRA
4 5 (5.05%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.04%) Mercurial
5 4 (4.04%) ProC
5 4 (4.04%) Gradle
6 3 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.01%) WebStorm
8 1 (1.01%) Grunt
8 1 (1.01%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.01%) jMock
8 1 (1.01%) Toad
8 1 (1.01%) PVCS
8 1 (1.01%) Hudson
General
1 7 (7.07%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) Banking
3 4 (4.04%) Retail
4 3 (3.03%) Publishing
5 1 (1.01%) Marketing
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Electronics
5 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (40.40%) Developer
2 33 (33.33%) Architect
3 32 (32.32%) Java Developer
4 23 (23.23%) Lead Architect
5 21 (21.21%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (19.19%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 18 (18.18%) Analyst
8 16 (16.16%) Data Analyst
9 8 (8.08%) Java Architect
10 6 (6.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 6 (6.06%) J2EE Developer
11 5 (5.05%) Data Modeller
11 5 (5.05%) Java Web Developer
11 5 (5.05%) Web Developer
11 5 (5.05%) Designer
12 2 (2.02%) Data Architect
12 2 (2.02%) Development Manager
12 2 (2.02%) Programmer
12 2 (2.02%) JavaScript Developer
12 2 (2.02%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.26%) Spring
2 23 (23.23%) HTML
2 23 (23.23%) J2EE
3 19 (19.19%) CSS
4 18 (18.18%) XML
5 17 (17.17%) Hibernate
6 16 (16.16%) SOAP
7 15 (15.15%) JSP
7 15 (15.15%) jQuery
8 13 (13.13%) Web Services
9 10 (10.10%) Spring MVC
10 9 (9.09%) JSF
10 9 (9.09%) Struts
10 9 (9.09%) HTML5
11 8 (8.08%) Ajax
12 7 (7.07%) JSON
12 7 (7.07%) RESTful
13 6 (6.06%) EJB
13 6 (6.06%) JMS
14 5 (5.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.29%) Open Source
2 2 (2.02%) User Experience
2 2 (2.02%) PKI
2 2 (2.02%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.01%) Wiki
3 1 (1.01%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.01%) DTV
3 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.01%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.15%) Linux
2 14 (14.14%) UNIX
3 6 (6.06%) Windows
4 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.02%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.02%) Android
6 1 (1.01%) Solaris
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.25%) Scrum
3 20 (20.20%) TOGAF
4 17 (17.17%) Data Modelling
5 16 (16.16%) Data Analysis
5 16 (16.16%) TDD
6 14 (14.14%) Business Analysis
7 12 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 12 (12.12%) Project Management
8 9 (9.09%) MVC
9 8 (8.08%) SOA
10 7 (7.07%) OO
11 6 (6.06%) Release Management
11 6 (6.06%) Data Management
11 6 (6.06%) Master Data Management
12 5 (5.05%) User Stories
12 5 (5.05%) MapReduce
12 5 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (5.05%) Software Delivery
13 4 (4.04%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 98 (98.99%) Java
2 29 (29.29%) SQL
3 21 (21.21%) PL/SQL
4 18 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.05%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.04%) C
6 4 (4.04%) C#
6 4 (4.04%) C++
7 3 (3.03%) Perl
8 2 (2.02%) AWK
9 1 (1.01%) XPath
9 1 (1.01%) Groovy
9 1 (1.01%) Scala
9 1 (1.01%) JPQL
9 1 (1.01%) HQL
9 1 (1.01%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.04%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) Degree
3 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.01%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Puppet
1 4 (4.04%) Vagrant
2 3 (3.03%) Control-M
Vendors
1 31 (31.31%) Oracle
2 5 (5.05%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.04%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.03%) IBM
5 2 (2.02%) SAP
6 1 (1.01%) Adobe
6 1 (1.01%) Sun
6 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.01%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.01%) Remedy
6 1 (1.01%) Axway
6 1 (1.01%) Mashery
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