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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 185 205 172
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -33
Contract jobs citing Java EE 80 30 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.81% 0.33% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.41% 1.42% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 11 46
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£500 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £37.40
% change year-on-year
- +381.28%
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
2343 2120 1913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.80% 23.43% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1385 1203 1009
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 41 119
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 £15.75 £17.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 March 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 March 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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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
Hampshire +8 29 £525 +82.60% 4
Oxfordshire -7 17 £500 - 2
Berkshire -1 14 £388 -18.42% 4
Buckinghamshire - 11 £475 - 1
Surrey +7 5 £500 +156.41% 1
East Sussex - 5 £325 - 1
Kent - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 121 (99.18%) Java
2 56 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (34.43%) HTML
3 42 (34.43%) Oracle
4 39 (31.97%) Spring
5 36 (29.51%) CSS
6 35 (28.69%) Apache
7 29 (23.77%) Scrum
8 28 (22.95%) XML
8 28 (22.95%) SQL
8 28 (22.95%) Open Source
9 26 (21.31%) Hibernate
10 25 (20.49%) JavaScript
10 25 (20.49%) SOAP
11 24 (19.67%) J2EE
11 24 (19.67%) PostgreSQL
12 22 (18.03%) Maven
12 22 (18.03%) JSON
12 22 (18.03%) RESTful
12 22 (18.03%) TDD
13 21 (17.21%) PL/SQL
13 21 (17.21%) Oracle Database
13 21 (17.21%) jQuery
14 20 (16.39%) JSP
14 20 (16.39%) TOGAF
15 18 (14.75%) HTML5
15 18 (14.75%) Tomcat
16 17 (13.93%) Data Modelling
17 16 (13.11%) Web Services
17 16 (13.11%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (28.69%) Apache
2 18 (14.75%) Tomcat
3 11 (9.02%) WebLogic
3 11 (9.02%) WebSphere
4 9 (7.38%) JBoss
5 8 (6.56%) CMS
5 8 (6.56%) Alfresco
6 5 (4.10%) Confluence
6 5 (4.10%) Node.js
7 4 (3.28%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.82%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.82%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.82%) Mule
8 1 (0.82%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.82%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.82%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) Internet
2 4 (3.28%) AMQP
3 2 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.67%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (17.21%) Oracle Database
3 12 (9.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (8.20%) MySQL
5 5 (4.10%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.10%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.28%) Big Data
6 4 (3.28%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.28%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.82%) DB2
8 1 (0.82%) Informix
Development Applications
1 22 (18.03%) Maven
2 15 (12.30%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.30%) Subversion
3 13 (10.66%) Eclipse
4 10 (8.20%) Ant
4 10 (8.20%) JUnit
5 9 (7.38%) JIRA
5 9 (7.38%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.10%) Grunt
6 5 (4.10%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.10%) QUnit
7 4 (3.28%) Gradle
7 4 (3.28%) Mercurial
7 4 (3.28%) ProC
8 3 (2.46%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.82%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.82%) PVCS
9 1 (0.82%) Toad
9 1 (0.82%) jMock
9 1 (0.82%) Hudson
General
1 9 (7.38%) Finance
1 9 (7.38%) Publishing
2 5 (4.10%) Banking
3 4 (3.28%) Retail
4 1 (0.82%) Marketing
4 1 (0.82%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.82%) Electronics
4 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (46.72%) Developer
2 40 (32.79%) Java Developer
3 32 (26.23%) Architect
4 23 (18.85%) Lead Architect
5 21 (17.21%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (15.57%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 18 (14.75%) Analyst
8 16 (13.11%) Data Analyst
9 7 (5.74%) Java Architect
9 7 (5.74%) Designer
10 6 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.10%) J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Data Modeller
12 4 (3.28%) Java Web Developer
12 4 (3.28%) Web Developer
13 3 (2.46%) Project Manager
13 3 (2.46%) Development Manager
13 3 (2.46%) Oracle Developer
13 3 (2.46%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (34.43%) HTML
2 39 (31.97%) Spring
3 36 (29.51%) CSS
4 28 (22.95%) XML
5 26 (21.31%) Hibernate
6 25 (20.49%) SOAP
7 24 (19.67%) J2EE
8 22 (18.03%) JSON
8 22 (18.03%) RESTful
9 21 (17.21%) jQuery
10 20 (16.39%) JSP
11 18 (14.75%) HTML5
12 16 (13.11%) Web Services
13 15 (12.30%) EJB
14 12 (9.84%) CSS3
15 10 (8.20%) EJB 3.0
15 10 (8.20%) Spring MVC
15 10 (8.20%) JSF
16 9 (7.38%) Struts
17 8 (6.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.95%) Open Source
2 7 (5.74%) User Experience
3 5 (4.10%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.64%) PKI
4 2 (1.64%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Wiki
5 1 (0.82%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.82%) DataPower
5 1 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.82%) DTV
5 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.82%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.11%) UNIX
2 15 (12.30%) Linux
3 6 (4.92%) Windows
4 4 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.46%) Android
6 2 (1.64%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.82%) Solaris
7 1 (0.82%) CentOS
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.77%) Scrum
3 22 (18.03%) TDD
4 20 (16.39%) TOGAF
5 17 (13.93%) Data Modelling
6 16 (13.11%) Data Analysis
7 14 (11.48%) Business Analysis
7 14 (11.48%) E-Commerce
8 13 (10.66%) OO
9 12 (9.84%) Project Management
9 12 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (9.02%) Workflow
11 10 (8.20%) User Stories
12 9 (7.38%) Process Management
12 9 (7.38%) MVC
13 7 (5.74%) SOA
13 7 (5.74%) Release Management
14 6 (4.92%) Data Management
14 6 (4.92%) Master Data Management
15 5 (4.10%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 121 (99.18%) Java
2 28 (22.95%) SQL
3 25 (20.49%) JavaScript
4 21 (17.21%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.92%) Perl
6 5 (4.10%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.10%) AWK
7 4 (3.28%) C
7 4 (3.28%) C#
7 4 (3.28%) C++
8 1 (0.82%) XPath
8 1 (0.82%) Groovy
8 1 (0.82%) Scala
8 1 (0.82%) JPQL
8 1 (0.82%) HQL
8 1 (0.82%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (5.74%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.92%) Degree
3 4 (3.28%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.28%) Puppet
1 4 (3.28%) Vagrant
2 3 (2.46%) Control-M
3 1 (0.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (34.43%) Oracle
2 6 (4.92%) Google
3 5 (4.10%) Atlassian
3 5 (4.10%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.28%) IBM
5 2 (1.64%) SAP
6 1 (0.82%) Adobe
6 1 (0.82%) Sun
6 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.82%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.82%) Remedy
6 1 (0.82%) Axway
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