The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Senior Java/J2EE Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 258 259 244
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.079% 0.042% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.045% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £415
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -10.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8441 8947 8538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.75% 94.98% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5035 5122 4622
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 425 441
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.14 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.71% -5.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Senior Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Java/J2EE Developer across the South East region.

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
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 Senior Java/J2EE Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Kent - 7 - -
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
England

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Senior Java/J2EE Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Senior Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) J2EE
1 12 (100.00%) JDBC
1 12 (100.00%) JSP
1 12 (100.00%) Servlets
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (58.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (58.33%) Bluemix
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 7 (58.33%) JSON
2 7 (58.33%) JIRA
2 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (58.33%) Maven
2 7 (58.33%) AspectJ
2 7 (58.33%) AOP
2 7 (58.33%) Subversion
2 7 (58.33%) OOD
2 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
2 7 (58.33%) RUP
2 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) IBM
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) UML
2 7 (58.33%) OOP
2 7 (58.33%) MySQL
2 7 (58.33%) Ant
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
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 7 (58.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Ant
1 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (58.33%) JIRA
1 7 (58.33%) Maven
1 7 (58.33%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) J2EE
1 12 (100.00%) JDBC
1 12 (100.00%) JSP
1 12 (100.00%) Servlets
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) JSON
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) DHTML
3 5 (41.67%) Hibernate
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) JMS
3 5 (41.67%) Struts
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) AOP
1 7 (58.33%) OOD
1 7 (58.33%) OOP
1 7 (58.33%) RUP
1 7 (58.33%) Scrum
1 7 (58.33%) UML
2 5 (41.67%) OO
2 5 (41.67%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 5 (41.67%) Software Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) AspectJ
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) IBM