The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 21 25
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 5 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.76% 5.30% 2.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.36% 18.92% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Median daily rate £574 £650 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.73% +30.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +9.37% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year - -7.89%  

J2EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 44 37 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 33.08% 28.03% 34.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 32 31
Median daily rate £573 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.43% +15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £355 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £685 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.82%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing J2EE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Canary Wharf

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing J2EE in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Canary Wharf

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE in Canary Wharf.

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Spring
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (40.00%) IBM
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) Coaching
5 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (20.00%) OOD
6 2 (20.00%) SOA
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) ISEB
6 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) DB2
2 2 (20.00%) HBase
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) Hazelcast
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Grunt
2 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) NoSQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java Software Architect
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Portal Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Avro
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) Protocol Buffers
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) WebSockets
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) BlazeDS
5 1 (10.00%) Ext JS
5 1 (10.00%) JMS
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (20.00%) Reference Data
4 1 (10.00%) iPad
4 1 (10.00%) iPhone
4 1 (10.00%) Linked Data
4 1 (10.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) OO
1 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) RDF
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) ActionScript
4 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Sybase
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe
3 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (10.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (10.00%) Sencha
3 1 (10.00%) Vertica