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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
England / West Midlands
Rank 120 113 105
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing Java EE 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% 0.87% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Median daily rate £463 £475 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +28.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £348 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £550 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
+22.18% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%

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
606 575 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.16% 23.98% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 347 303
Median daily rate £375 £350 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -19.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.05 £22.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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
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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Coventry - 3 £500 - 2
Shropshire +12 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £425 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 29 (96.67%) Java
2 26 (86.67%) HTML
3 24 (80.00%) CSS
3 24 (80.00%) Web Services
4 23 (76.67%) XML
5 21 (70.00%) SQL
6 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
7 18 (60.00%) JSP
8 16 (53.33%) Hibernate
8 16 (53.33%) Spring
9 14 (46.67%) REST
9 14 (46.67%) MVC
9 14 (46.67%) IBM
9 14 (46.67%) Oracle
9 14 (46.67%) Tomcat
10 13 (43.33%) SOAP
11 12 (40.00%) JMS
11 12 (40.00%) JBoss
11 12 (40.00%) Servlets
11 12 (40.00%) TDD
12 11 (36.67%) RESTful
13 10 (33.33%) JSON
13 10 (33.33%) HTML5
14 9 (30.00%) Web Development
15 8 (26.67%) WebSphere
15 8 (26.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 8 (26.67%) Apache Sling
15 8 (26.67%) Apache Felix
15 8 (26.67%) Back Office
15 8 (26.67%) Log4j

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 14 (46.67%) Tomcat
2 12 (40.00%) JBoss
3 8 (26.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 8 (26.67%) WebLogic
3 8 (26.67%) WebLogic Portal
3 8 (26.67%) WebSphere
4 5 (16.67%) Apache
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) DB2
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.67%) Endeca
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Log4j
2 6 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (16.67%) JUnit
4 4 (13.33%) Maven
5 2 (6.67%) Ant
5 2 (6.67%) Checkstyle
5 2 (6.67%) DbUnit
5 2 (6.67%) JIRA
5 2 (6.67%) jMock
5 2 (6.67%) Mockito
5 2 (6.67%) QUnit
5 2 (6.67%) Selenium
5 2 (6.67%) Subversion
6 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.33%) Gradle
6 1 (3.33%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.33%) JProfiler
6 1 (3.33%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (26.67%) Back Office
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) Java Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Consultant
3 8 (26.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (20.00%) Administrator
6 3 (10.00%) Integration Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Hybris Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Java Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Java Team Leader
8 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (86.67%) HTML
2 24 (80.00%) CSS
2 24 (80.00%) Web Services
3 23 (76.67%) XML
4 18 (60.00%) JSP
5 16 (53.33%) Hibernate
5 16 (53.33%) Spring
6 14 (46.67%) REST
7 13 (43.33%) SOAP
8 12 (40.00%) JMS
8 12 (40.00%) Servlets
9 11 (36.67%) RESTful
10 10 (33.33%) HTML5
10 10 (33.33%) JSON
11 8 (26.67%) Apache Felix
11 8 (26.67%) Apache Sling
12 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
13 4 (13.33%) JPA
13 4 (13.33%) React
13 4 (13.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Debian
2 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) MVC
2 12 (40.00%) TDD
3 9 (30.00%) Web Development
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.00%) OO
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (6.67%) Refactoring
7 2 (6.67%) SOA
7 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
8 1 (3.33%) Line Management
8 1 (3.33%) Low Latency
8 1 (3.33%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.33%) Stochastic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) Java
2 21 (70.00%) SQL
3 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) IBM
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Adobe
2 8 (26.67%) Misys
3 2 (6.67%) hybris
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