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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE 5 over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java EE5 (JEE5)
Rank 642 640 641
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Java EE 5 5 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.033% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.031% 0.12% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 2
Median daily rate £413 £399 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £399 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
16183 16109 15514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.93% 28.01% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11213 10928 9835
Median daily rate £417 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 286 215
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

Java EE 5
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Java EE 5 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE 5 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Belfast -9 3 £413 +26.92%
Northern Ireland -9 3 £413 +26.92%
County Antrim -9 3 £413 +26.92%
England -11 2 £500 +21.21%
London - 2 £500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -

Java EE 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Java EE 5.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JSF
3 5 (62.50%) Java EE
3 5 (62.50%) JAX-WS
3 5 (62.50%) EJB 3.0
3 5 (62.50%) J2EE
3 5 (62.50%) EJB
3 5 (62.50%) JDBC
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) JPA
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (37.50%) Hazelcast
5 3 (37.50%) Infinispan
5 3 (37.50%) GemFire
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) OpenShift
5 3 (37.50%) Docker
5 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Kanban
5 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (37.50%) CITP
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) UML

Java EE 5
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (37.50%) GemFire
1 3 (37.50%) JBoss
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Coherence
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
2 1 (12.50%) OpenCms
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) OpenShift
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Hazelcast
1 3 (37.50%) Infinispan
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Java Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Scala Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) JSF
2 5 (62.50%) EJB
2 5 (62.50%) EJB 3.0
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) Java EE
2 5 (62.50%) JAX-WS
2 5 (62.50%) JDBC
3 4 (50.00%) JPA
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) JMS
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 2 (25.00%) Servlets
6 1 (12.50%) JAXB
6 1 (12.50%) JSP
6 1 (12.50%) SAX
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) Struts
6 1 (12.50%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
1 3 (37.50%) DSDM
1 3 (37.50%) Kanban
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
1 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
1 3 (37.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Content Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (12.50%) Functional Programming
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Scala
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CITP
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) FatWire
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Vignette