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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java EE5 (JEE5)
Rank 654 653 635
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs citing Java EE 5 7 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.018% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.044% 0.064% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
Median daily rate £413 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 -
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
15731 15665 15106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.22% 27.44% 27.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11012 10559 9742
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 228 218
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £17.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE 5 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Java EE 5 Daily Rate Histogram 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 July 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
England +11 4 £500 +21.21%
London - 4 £500 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £413 - 1
Belfast - 3 £413 - 1
County Antrim - 3 £413 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -

Java EE 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) Web Services
3 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) Oracle
3 12 (70.59%) Java EE
4 10 (58.82%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (52.94%) SDLC
6 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
6 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
6 7 (41.18%) OCAJ
6 7 (41.18%) Integration Testing
6 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
6 7 (41.18%) OCP
6 7 (41.18%) OCA
6 7 (41.18%) Java SE
6 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
6 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
7 6 (35.29%) JSF
7 6 (35.29%) Finance
7 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
7 6 (35.29%) Degree
8 5 (29.41%) EJB 3.0
8 5 (29.41%) JAX-WS
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
8 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
8 5 (29.41%) Scrum
8 5 (29.41%) UML
8 5 (29.41%) OO
8 5 (29.41%) J2EE

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 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
2 3 (17.65%) GemFire
2 3 (17.65%) JBoss
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (5.88%) NetWeaver
4 1 (5.88%) OpenCms
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) OpenShift
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
1 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (17.65%) Hazelcast
3 3 (17.65%) Infinispan
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Ant
1 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
1 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Java Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 2 (11.76%) SOA Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Java Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Scala Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) Web Services
2 12 (70.59%) Java EE
3 7 (41.18%) Java SE
4 6 (35.29%) JSF
5 5 (29.41%) EJB
5 5 (29.41%) EJB 3.0
5 5 (29.41%) J2EE
5 5 (29.41%) JAX-WS
5 5 (29.41%) JDBC
6 4 (23.53%) JPA
7 3 (17.65%) .NET
7 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
7 3 (17.65%) JMS
7 3 (17.65%) REST
7 3 (17.65%) SOAP
7 3 (17.65%) Spring
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle ADF
8 2 (11.76%) Servlets
9 1 (5.88%) WSDL
9 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) SDLC
3 7 (41.18%) Integration Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
4 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
4 5 (29.41%) OO
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) UML
5 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
5 3 (17.65%) DSDM
5 3 (17.65%) Kanban
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) SOA
5 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.76%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (11.76%) Use Case
6 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (41.18%) OCA
2 7 (41.18%) OCAJ
2 7 (41.18%) OCP
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) CITP
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) FatWire
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Vignette