The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 5 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE 5 over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java EE5 (JEE5)
Rank 607 588 553
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -35
Contract jobs citing Java EE 5 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.039% 0.027% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
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£385 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15302 14868 13755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.41% 28.09% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10241 9644 8648
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 213 332
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.00 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

Java EE 5
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 5 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE 5 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java EE 5
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java EE 5 within the UK.

Java EE 5 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Java EE 5
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 5 within the UK.

Java EE 5 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Java EE 5
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE 5 within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 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
England -28 6 £385 +18.46%
South East - 3 £385 -
Hampshire - 3 £385 -
North East - 2 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 £396 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
North West -15 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -

Java EE 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Java EE 5 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 5.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Java EE
2 11 (78.57%) Web Services
2 11 (78.57%) RDBMS
2 11 (78.57%) Relational Database
2 11 (78.57%) Mentoring
2 11 (78.57%) SDLC
3 8 (57.14%) Use Case
3 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 8 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) OCP
5 6 (42.86%) OCA
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (42.86%) Java SE
5 6 (42.86%) Integration Testing
5 6 (42.86%) OCAJ
5 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
5 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
6 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle ADF
6 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
6 5 (35.71%) Scrum
6 5 (35.71%) Jython
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle APEX

Java EE 5
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Java EE 5 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 5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
1 5 (35.71%) GlassFish
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (35.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (21.43%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) RDBMS
1 11 (78.57%) Relational Database
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) MySQL
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
1 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Solutions Designer
1 5 (35.71%) Designer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Designer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Java Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Web Services
1 11 (78.57%) Java EE
2 6 (42.86%) Java SE
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
3 5 (35.71%) JRuby
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle ADF
3 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
3 5 (35.71%) Spring
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) JSP
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) J2EE
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) JPA
6 1 (7.14%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Mentoring
2 11 (78.57%) SDLC
3 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 8 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 8 (57.14%) Use Case
4 6 (42.86%) Integration Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
5 5 (35.71%) UML
5 5 (35.71%) OO
5 5 (35.71%) OOD
5 5 (35.71%) SOA
5 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Jython
2 5 (35.71%) Groovy
3 2 (14.29%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) OCP
1 6 (42.86%) OCA
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
1 6 (42.86%) OCAJ
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (7.14%) Siebel