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 2 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java EE5 (JEE5)
Rank 630 643 630
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing Java EE 5 7 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.011% 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.046% 0.039% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £413 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +18.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +18.46%
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
15236 15422 14979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.51% 27.54% 27.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10733 10292 9757
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 226 217
Median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £19.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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 2 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 9 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 2 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 +1 4 £450 +16.88%
County Antrim - 3 £413 -
London - 3 £500 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £413 -
Belfast - 3 £413 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
Leeds - 1 £275 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £275 -
Yorkshire - 1 £275 -

Java EE 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 20 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) Oracle
3 13 (65.00%) Web Services
4 12 (60.00%) Java EE
5 11 (55.00%) Oracle Certification
6 10 (50.00%) SDLC
7 8 (40.00%) Mobile App
7 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
7 8 (40.00%) OCAJ
7 8 (40.00%) Integration Testing
7 8 (40.00%) Test Scripting
7 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
7 8 (40.00%) OCP
7 8 (40.00%) OCA
7 8 (40.00%) JSF
7 8 (40.00%) Java SE
7 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (35.00%) J2EE
8 7 (35.00%) EJB
8 7 (35.00%) JDBC
8 7 (35.00%) Finance
8 7 (35.00%) Manufacturing
8 7 (35.00%) JAX-WS
8 7 (35.00%) EJB 3.0
9 6 (30.00%) Degree
9 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (30.00%) Scrum
9 6 (30.00%) UML
9 6 (30.00%) JMS

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 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (20.00%) JBoss
3 3 (15.00%) GemFire
3 3 (15.00%) NetWeaver
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (15.00%) Hazelcast
3 3 (15.00%) Infinispan
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Maven
1 2 (10.00%) PVCS
2 1 (5.00%) Ant
2 1 (5.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
1 7 (35.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Java Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 2 (10.00%) SOA Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Scala Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) Web Services
2 12 (60.00%) Java EE
3 8 (40.00%) Java SE
3 8 (40.00%) JSF
4 7 (35.00%) EJB
4 7 (35.00%) EJB 3.0
4 7 (35.00%) J2EE
4 7 (35.00%) JAX-WS
4 7 (35.00%) JDBC
5 6 (30.00%) JMS
6 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (20.00%) JPA
6 4 (20.00%) SOAP
6 4 (20.00%) Spring
7 3 (15.00%) .NET
7 3 (15.00%) REST
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle ADF
9 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
9 1 (5.00%) JAXB
9 1 (5.00%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) SDLC
3 8 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (30.00%) Scrum
4 6 (30.00%) UML
5 5 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (15.00%) DSDM
6 3 (15.00%) Kanban
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
7 2 (10.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (10.00%) Use Case
7 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (40.00%) OCA
2 8 (40.00%) OCAJ
2 8 (40.00%) OCP
3 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) CITP
5 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) IBM
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe