The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 55 100 81
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -19
Contract jobs citing J2EE 95 18 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.17% 0.76% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.53% 3.25% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 10 23
Median daily rate £400 £405 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +24.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £247 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.60 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +17.68%
J2EE
England

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
758 554 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.29% 23.38% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 501 346 336
Median daily rate £375 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 19
Median hourly rate £24.00 £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.55 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the West Midlands region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the West Midlands region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Birmingham +27 37 £250 -47.36% 3
Shropshire -5 34 £415 +1.21%
Warwickshire +3 12 £400 -
Coventry -4 4 £400 +2.56% 1
Solihull - 2 £410 -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 182 (96.81%) Java
2 114 (60.64%) Spring
3 113 (60.11%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (50.00%) SQL
5 68 (36.17%) Oracle
6 67 (35.64%) Unix
7 66 (35.11%) HTML
8 63 (33.51%) Hibernate
9 61 (32.45%) Linux
10 54 (28.72%) WebLogic
11 53 (28.19%) XML
11 53 (28.19%) MongoDB
12 50 (26.60%) Puppet
13 49 (26.06%) CSS
14 46 (24.47%) JUnit
14 46 (24.47%) Maven
14 46 (24.47%) Git (software)
15 43 (22.87%) Docker
16 42 (22.34%) JavaScript
17 40 (21.28%) PL/SQL
17 40 (21.28%) jQuery
18 39 (20.74%) SOAP
19 38 (20.21%) OO
19 38 (20.21%) Eclipse
20 34 (18.09%) BusinessObjects
21 33 (17.55%) Scala
21 33 (17.55%) DevOps
22 32 (17.02%) Play Framework
22 32 (17.02%) Open Source
23 31 (16.49%) Web Services

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 54 (28.72%) WebLogic
2 20 (10.64%) JBoss
3 18 (9.57%) CMS
4 15 (7.98%) Apache
5 13 (6.91%) Liferay
5 13 (6.91%) WebLogic Portal
6 10 (5.32%) Confluence
7 9 (4.79%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.60%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.60%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.06%) IIS
9 2 (1.06%) nginx
9 2 (1.06%) WildFly
10 1 (0.53%) Documentum
10 1 (0.53%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (5.32%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (4.79%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (4.79%) Google App Engine
2 9 (4.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.66%) SaaS
4 1 (0.53%) GitHub
4 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.26%) HTTP
1 8 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.72%) SSL
3 5 (2.66%) Network Security
4 1 (0.53%) DHCP
4 1 (0.53%) DNS
4 1 (0.53%) FTP
4 1 (0.53%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (28.19%) MongoDB
2 34 (18.09%) BusinessObjects
3 22 (11.70%) Oracle OWB
4 15 (7.98%) Oracle Database
4 15 (7.98%) RDBMS
4 15 (7.98%) Relational Database
5 13 (6.91%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (4.26%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.66%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.60%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.06%) DB2
10 2 (1.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 46 (24.47%) Git (software)
1 46 (24.47%) JUnit
1 46 (24.47%) Maven
2 38 (20.21%) Eclipse
3 30 (15.96%) Selenium
4 24 (12.77%) Jenkins
4 24 (12.77%) JIRA
5 20 (10.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 19 (10.11%) ClearQuest
7 18 (9.57%) Ant
8 15 (7.98%) ClearCase
8 15 (7.98%) Toad
9 13 (6.91%) Artifactory
9 13 (6.91%) Oracle Forms
9 13 (6.91%) Subversion
10 12 (6.38%) IntelliJ
10 12 (6.38%) SoapUI
11 5 (2.66%) PVCS
12 3 (1.60%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.60%) Mockito
General
1 19 (10.11%) Automotive
2 2 (1.06%) Back Office
2 2 (1.06%) Banking
2 2 (1.06%) Finance
3 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 148 (78.72%) Developer
2 88 (46.81%) Java Developer
3 36 (19.15%) Architect
4 25 (13.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 25 (13.30%) Software Engineer
5 24 (12.77%) J2EE Developer
5 24 (12.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 20 (10.64%) Software Architect
7 19 (10.11%) Java Engineer
7 19 (10.11%) Lead Developer
8 18 (9.57%) Java Software Developer
8 18 (9.57%) Java Software Engineer
8 18 (9.57%) Scala Developer
9 16 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
10 15 (7.98%) Java Scala Developer
10 15 (7.98%) Java Scala Software Engineer
10 15 (7.98%) Scala Software Engineer
11 12 (6.38%) Java Architect
11 12 (6.38%) Senior Architect
11 12 (6.38%) Senior Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (60.64%) Spring
2 66 (35.11%) HTML
3 63 (33.51%) Hibernate
4 53 (28.19%) XML
5 49 (26.06%) CSS
6 40 (21.28%) jQuery
7 39 (20.74%) SOAP
8 32 (17.02%) Play Framework
9 31 (16.49%) Web Services
10 30 (15.96%) J2SE
11 29 (15.43%) JSON
12 27 (14.36%) HTML5
13 26 (13.83%) JSP
14 24 (12.77%) Struts
15 23 (12.23%) REST
16 22 (11.70%) Servlets
17 21 (11.17%) Spring MVC
18 20 (10.64%) Hystrix
18 20 (10.64%) RabbitMQ
18 20 (10.64%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.91%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.66%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.53%) Clustering
3 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.53%) User Experience
3 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 67 (35.64%) Unix
2 61 (32.45%) Linux
3 14 (7.45%) Windows
4 1 (0.53%) Solaris
4 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (60.11%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (20.21%) OO
3 33 (17.55%) DevOps
4 32 (17.02%) Open Source
5 29 (15.43%) Test Strategy
5 29 (15.43%) Waterfall
6 27 (14.36%) Scrum
7 26 (13.83%) Software Engineering
8 25 (13.30%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (13.30%) Microservices
9 24 (12.77%) RUP
9 24 (12.77%) Web Development
10 22 (11.70%) Data Modelling
11 21 (11.17%) MVC
11 21 (11.17%) TDD
12 20 (10.64%) Responsive Web Design
13 18 (9.57%) Configuration Management
13 18 (9.57%) UML
14 17 (9.04%) Service Management
14 17 (9.04%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 182 (96.81%) Java
2 94 (50.00%) SQL
3 42 (22.34%) JavaScript
4 40 (21.28%) PL/SQL
5 33 (17.55%) Scala
6 23 (12.23%) Shell Script
7 13 (6.91%) C++
7 13 (6.91%) Perl
7 13 (6.91%) VB
8 12 (6.38%) C#
9 7 (3.72%) Haskell
10 4 (2.13%) Python
10 4 (2.13%) Ruby
11 1 (0.53%) C
11 1 (0.53%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (7.98%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.45%) SC Cleared
2 14 (7.45%) Sun Certification
3 13 (6.91%) Degree
4 9 (4.79%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (4.26%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.19%) QA
System Software
1 43 (22.87%) Docker
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 50 (26.60%) Puppet
2 20 (10.64%) Grafana
2 20 (10.64%) Graphite
3 1 (0.53%) Ansible
3 1 (0.53%) Kibana
Vendors
1 68 (36.17%) Oracle
2 29 (15.43%) webMethods
3 22 (11.70%) Informatica
4 21 (11.17%) Pega
5 18 (9.57%) Adobe
6 17 (9.04%) WSO2
7 10 (5.32%) Google
8 6 (3.19%) Sun
9 5 (2.66%) BEA
10 2 (1.06%) hybris
10 2 (1.06%) IBM
10 2 (1.06%) Misys
10 2 (1.06%) SAP
10 2 (1.06%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.53%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.53%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.53%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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