The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 110 - 113
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java EE 39 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.23% - 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.83% - 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 0 3
Median daily rate £375 - £370
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-31.25% -
Java EE
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
808 542 580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.48% 22.64% 24.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 328 337
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 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 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.55 £34.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Java EE
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Java EE
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Java EE Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Java EE
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 Java EE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Birmingham - 22 £375 - 3
Coventry - 4 £525 -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £350 -
Staffordshire - 1 £325 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (97.44%) SQL
2 38 (97.44%) HTML
2 38 (97.44%) XML
3 36 (92.31%) CSS
3 36 (92.31%) JSP
3 36 (92.31%) Web Services
4 30 (76.92%) IBM
5 26 (66.67%) JBoss
6 24 (61.54%) Tomcat
6 24 (61.54%) WebLogic
7 23 (58.97%) Oracle
8 22 (56.41%) SQL Server
8 22 (56.41%) DB2
8 22 (56.41%) JMS
8 22 (56.41%) Misys
8 22 (56.41%) WebLogic Portal
8 22 (56.41%) Back Office
8 22 (56.41%) Log4j
8 22 (56.41%) TDD
8 22 (56.41%) WebSphere
8 22 (56.41%) Web Development
9 16 (41.03%) SOAP
9 16 (41.03%) Spring
9 16 (41.03%) REST
10 15 (38.46%) Hibernate
10 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
11 14 (35.90%) Adobe
11 14 (35.90%) Banking
11 14 (35.90%) MVC

Java EE
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 26 (66.67%) JBoss
2 24 (61.54%) Tomcat
2 24 (61.54%) WebLogic
3 22 (56.41%) WebLogic Portal
3 22 (56.41%) WebSphere
4 14 (35.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Apache
5 2 (5.13%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (56.41%) DB2
1 22 (56.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (56.41%) Log4j
2 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.13%) IntelliJ
2 2 (5.13%) JUnit
2 2 (5.13%) Selenium
General
1 22 (56.41%) Back Office
2 14 (35.90%) Banking
2 14 (35.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Consultant
2 17 (43.59%) Developer
3 13 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
4 12 (30.77%) Java Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Administrator
5 8 (20.51%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Java Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Software Architect
9 1 (2.56%) Java Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (97.44%) HTML
1 38 (97.44%) XML
2 36 (92.31%) CSS
2 36 (92.31%) JSP
2 36 (92.31%) Web Services
3 22 (56.41%) JMS
4 16 (41.03%) REST
4 16 (41.03%) SOAP
4 16 (41.03%) Spring
5 15 (38.46%) Hibernate
6 13 (33.33%) Apache Felix
6 13 (33.33%) Apache Sling
6 13 (33.33%) HTML5
6 13 (33.33%) JSON
6 13 (33.33%) RESTful
6 13 (33.33%) Servlets
7 6 (15.38%) J2EE
8 2 (5.13%) EJB
8 2 (5.13%) J2SE
8 2 (5.13%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) TDD
1 22 (56.41%) Web Development
2 14 (35.90%) MVC
3 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.13%) Content Management
4 2 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (5.13%) DevOps
4 2 (5.13%) Microservices
4 2 (5.13%) Open Source
4 2 (5.13%) Scrum
4 2 (5.13%) Software Architecture
5 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (97.44%) SQL
3 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (76.92%) IBM
2 23 (58.97%) Oracle
3 22 (56.41%) Misys
4 14 (35.90%) Adobe
5 2 (5.13%) webMethods
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