The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java/J2EE Developer role 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 Senior Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 234 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Average daily rate £355 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £413 £381
% change year-on-year
-13.93% +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
8053 8945 7991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.06% 93.74% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4857 4786 4155
Average daily rate £385 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 436 470
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java/J2EE Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Buckinghamshire - 10 £355 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £430 - 1
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) J2EE
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 13 (81.25%) JSP
3 13 (81.25%) Servlets
3 13 (81.25%) Struts
3 13 (81.25%) XML
3 13 (81.25%) OO
3 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
4 12 (75.00%) JMS
4 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
4 12 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
4 12 (75.00%) HTTP
4 12 (75.00%) CSS
4 12 (75.00%) JDBC
4 12 (75.00%) DHTML
4 12 (75.00%) HTML
4 12 (75.00%) Use Case
4 12 (75.00%) Spring
4 12 (75.00%) Open Source
4 12 (75.00%) Software Architecture
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (12.50%) RESTful
6 2 (12.50%) REST
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) OCPJWCD
7 1 (6.25%) OCPJP

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
2 12 (75.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) GIS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) J2EE
2 13 (81.25%) JSP
2 13 (81.25%) Servlets
2 13 (81.25%) Struts
2 13 (81.25%) XML
3 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 12 (75.00%) DHTML
3 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 12 (75.00%) JDBC
3 12 (75.00%) JMS
3 12 (75.00%) Spring
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
6 1 (6.25%) Ajax
6 1 (6.25%) Dojo
6 1 (6.25%) EJB
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) OO
2 12 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
2 12 (75.00%) Open Source
2 12 (75.00%) Software Architecture
2 12 (75.00%) Use Case
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) OOD
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) OCMJD
1 1 (6.25%) OCPJP
1 1 (6.25%) OCPJWCD
1 1 (6.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) BEA
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Sun
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