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 27 June 2016 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 193 212 215
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Contract jobs citing Java EE 68 52 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.76% 0.56% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.82% 2.19% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 41 18
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £40.00 £36.38
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +9.96%
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
2410 2370 2165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.80% 25.52% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1546 1506 1224
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 29 56
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.75 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 27 June 2016.

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 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Surrey +8 19 £450 - 5
Berkshire -3 9 £463 -7.50% 2
Hampshire +5 7 £400 -11.11% 3
East Sussex - 7 £350 - 2
Buckinghamshire +13 6 - -
Middlesex - 6 £360 -
West Sussex - 5 £310 -
Oxfordshire +3 4 £500 +25.00%
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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.

1 130 (96.30%) Java
2 80 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (40.74%) Spring
4 51 (37.78%) JUnit
5 48 (35.56%) Oracle
6 47 (34.81%) SQL
7 46 (34.07%) JavaScript
7 46 (34.07%) Web Services
8 39 (28.89%) TDD
8 39 (28.89%) Jenkins
9 38 (28.15%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (25.19%) Security Cleared
10 34 (25.19%) Linux
11 31 (22.96%) Finance
11 31 (22.96%) Maven
12 30 (22.22%) Selenium
12 30 (22.22%) JMeter
13 29 (21.48%) JBoss
13 29 (21.48%) CSS
13 29 (21.48%) HTML
14 28 (20.74%) XML
14 28 (20.74%) BDD
15 27 (20.00%) Cucumber
15 27 (20.00%) Unix
15 27 (20.00%) SC Cleared
15 27 (20.00%) Subversion
16 26 (19.26%) Eclipse
17 25 (18.52%) Functional Testing
18 23 (17.04%) SoapUI
19 22 (16.30%) PL/SQL

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 29 (21.48%) JBoss
2 21 (15.56%) IIS
3 15 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 13 (9.63%) Confluence
5 10 (7.41%) WebLogic
6 7 (5.19%) Apache
6 7 (5.19%) Mule
6 7 (5.19%) Mule ESB
7 4 (2.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (2.22%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.22%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.48%) Apache Pig
9 2 (1.48%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.48%) CMS
9 2 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.74%) nginx
10 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.48%) MS Office
2 2 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (0.74%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.22%) GitHub
4 2 (1.48%) Force.com
4 2 (1.48%) PaaS
4 2 (1.48%) SaaS
5 1 (0.74%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.74%) IaaS
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.74%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.70%) HTTP
1 5 (3.70%) Internet
2 4 (2.96%) tcpdump
3 2 (1.48%) Firewall
3 2 (1.48%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.48%) Intranet
3 2 (1.48%) SSH
3 2 (1.48%) SSL
3 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.48%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.33%) MySQL
2 14 (10.37%) Relational Database
2 14 (10.37%) VoltDB
3 13 (9.63%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 9 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (5.19%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.96%) Big Data
7 3 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.22%) DB2
7 3 (2.22%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.48%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.48%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.48%) HBase
8 2 (1.48%) Impala
8 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.48%) Redis
8 2 (1.48%) Sqoop
9 1 (0.74%) Infinispan
9 1 (0.74%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 51 (37.78%) JUnit
2 39 (28.89%) Jenkins
3 31 (22.96%) Maven
4 30 (22.22%) JMeter
4 30 (22.22%) Selenium
5 27 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 27 (20.00%) Subversion
6 26 (19.26%) Eclipse
7 23 (17.04%) SoapUI
8 22 (16.30%) JIRA
9 19 (14.07%) Ant
10 18 (13.33%) Gradle
11 17 (12.59%) Hudson
11 17 (12.59%) JBehave
12 13 (9.63%) jMock
12 13 (9.63%) WebDriver
13 12 (8.89%) Git (software)
14 7 (5.19%) TestNG
15 5 (3.70%) Mockito
15 5 (3.70%) Toad
General
1 31 (22.96%) Finance
2 10 (7.41%) Banking
3 6 (4.44%) Publishing
4 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.74%) Marketing
4 1 (0.74%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (61.48%) Developer
2 76 (56.30%) Java Developer
3 17 (12.59%) Developer in Test
3 17 (12.59%) Java Engineer
4 16 (11.85%) Architect
5 12 (8.89%) Analyst
5 12 (8.89%) Senior Developer
5 12 (8.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (8.15%) QA Engineer
7 8 (5.93%) Analyst Developer
7 8 (5.93%) Java Analyst Developer
7 8 (5.93%) Programmer
8 7 (5.19%) Agile Developer
8 7 (5.19%) Agile Java Developer
8 7 (5.19%) Automation Test Analyst
8 7 (5.19%) Java Architect
8 7 (5.19%) Java Programmer
8 7 (5.19%) Test Analyst
8 7 (5.19%) Test Automation Developer
9 6 (4.44%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (40.74%) Spring
2 46 (34.07%) Web Services
3 29 (21.48%) CSS
3 29 (21.48%) HTML
4 28 (20.74%) XML
5 21 (15.56%) Hibernate
6 20 (14.81%) JMS
7 19 (14.07%) SOAP
8 15 (11.11%) RESTful
9 14 (10.37%) REST
9 14 (10.37%) WebSphere MQ
10 13 (9.63%) Ajax
10 13 (9.63%) Middleware
11 11 (8.15%) GWT
11 11 (8.15%) HTML5
11 11 (8.15%) JSON
12 10 (7.41%) AngularJS
12 10 (7.41%) JPA
13 9 (6.67%) Smart GWT
13 9 (6.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.15%) Computer Science
1 11 (8.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (3.70%) Cryptography
2 5 (3.70%) PKI
3 4 (2.96%) W3C
4 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.74%) Ergonomics
4 1 (0.74%) iPad
4 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (0.74%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.74%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.19%) Linux
2 27 (20.00%) Unix
3 18 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (11.85%) Windows
5 10 (7.41%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.74%) Android
6 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.89%) TDD
3 38 (28.15%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (20.74%) BDD
5 25 (18.52%) Functional Testing
6 20 (14.81%) Test Automation
7 19 (14.07%) Regression Testing
8 18 (13.33%) Performance Testing
9 17 (12.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (11.85%) MVC
10 16 (11.85%) Unit Testing
11 15 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
11 15 (11.11%) Scrum
11 15 (11.11%) User Stories
12 13 (9.63%) Compatibility Testing
12 13 (9.63%) Integration Testing
12 13 (9.63%) System Integration Testing
13 10 (7.41%) Load Testing
13 10 (7.41%) UML
14 8 (5.93%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 130 (96.30%) Java
2 47 (34.81%) SQL
3 46 (34.07%) JavaScript
4 22 (16.30%) PL/SQL
5 16 (11.85%) Groovy
6 8 (5.93%) Python
7 6 (4.44%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.70%) Perl
9 4 (2.96%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.22%) Ruby
11 2 (1.48%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.48%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.48%) Jython
11 2 (1.48%) PHP
11 2 (1.48%) Scala
11 2 (1.48%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (0.74%) C
12 1 (0.74%) C#
12 1 (0.74%) C++
12 1 (0.74%) XPath
Qualifications
1 34 (25.19%) Security Cleared
2 27 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.63%) ISEB
3 13 (9.63%) ISTQB
4 12 (8.89%) Degree
5 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.37%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.48%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.48%) HDFS
3 1 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.48%) Ansible
2 2 (1.48%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.48%) yum
3 1 (0.74%) Control-M
3 1 (0.74%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 48 (35.56%) Oracle
2 15 (11.11%) Atlassian
3 13 (9.63%) Red Hat
4 12 (8.89%) Rally
5 10 (7.41%) HP
6 6 (4.44%) Sitecore
7 5 (3.70%) hybris
7 5 (3.70%) Pega
7 5 (3.70%) webMethods
8 4 (2.96%) ForgeRock
9 3 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.22%) VMware
10 2 (1.48%) Cisco
10 2 (1.48%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.48%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.74%) ESRI
11 1 (0.74%) Google
11 1 (0.74%) Remedy
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