Period
to 21 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 21 August 2019 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
London > Central London
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 244 247 223
Rank change year-on-year +3 -24 +7
Contract jobs citing Java EE 25 42 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.30% 0.46% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 1.12% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 35
Central London median daily rate £498 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.06% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £443 £363 £345
90th Percentile £638 £575 £675
London median daily rate £515 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -1.90% +10.53% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

Java EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,129 3,749 2,914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 37.97% 40.99% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,539 3,050 2,322
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +10.50%
10th Percentile £402 £363 £350
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
London median daily rate £525 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 13
Central London median hourly rate £49.13 £22.00 £24.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +123.32% -9.69% +21.80%
10th Percentile £24.30 £21.00 £18.60
90th Percentile £68.15 £43.75 £29.31
London median hourly rate £47.83 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.95% +8.75% -

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Java EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Central London

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java EE in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in Central London

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in Central London over the 6 months to 21 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java EE in Central London

Java EE
Contract Job Locations in Central London

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 Central London region over the 6 months to 21 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 21 £500 +17.65% 10
Java EE
London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (56.00%) Spring
4 13 (52.00%) REST
4 13 (52.00%) Web Services
5 11 (44.00%) HTML
5 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (44.00%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (40.00%) Banking
6 10 (40.00%) Finance
6 10 (40.00%) Oracle
7 9 (36.00%) XML
7 9 (36.00%) JBoss
7 9 (36.00%) JSON
7 9 (36.00%) Microservices
8 8 (32.00%) Spring MVC
8 8 (32.00%) Maven
8 8 (32.00%) Apache
8 8 (32.00%) Hibernate
8 8 (32.00%) SDLC
9 7 (28.00%) Appian
9 7 (28.00%) MVC
9 7 (28.00%) SQL
9 7 (28.00%) CSS
9 7 (28.00%) SOAP
10 6 (24.00%) Migration
10 6 (24.00%) DevOps
10 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
10 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
10 6 (24.00%) Spring Boot

Java EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 9 (36.00%) JBoss
2 8 (32.00%) Apache
3 7 (28.00%) Appian
4 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (12.00%) IIS
6 2 (8.00%) Apache Solr
6 2 (8.00%) CMS
6 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
7 1 (4.00%) GlassFish
7 1 (4.00%) Mule
7 1 (4.00%) SilverStripe
7 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
7 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Maven
2 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (20.00%) Bitbucket
4 3 (12.00%) Subversion
5 1 (4.00%) Ant
5 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.00%) Gradle
5 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.00%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (4.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 10 (40.00%) Banking
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Appian Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Architect
4 4 (16.00%) BPM Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Angular Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Development Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Appian Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Developer in Test
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Developer in Test
6 1 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) Spring
2 13 (52.00%) REST
2 13 (52.00%) Web Services
3 11 (44.00%) HTML
4 9 (36.00%) JSON
4 9 (36.00%) XML
5 8 (32.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (32.00%) Spring MVC
6 7 (28.00%) CSS
6 7 (28.00%) SOAP
7 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (24.00%) Spring Boot
8 4 (16.00%) jBPM
8 4 (16.00%) JSP
8 4 (16.00%) ZK
9 3 (12.00%) Ajax
9 3 (12.00%) JMS
9 3 (12.00%) jQuery
9 3 (12.00%) Struts
9 3 (12.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Solaris
4 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Microservices
3 8 (32.00%) SDLC
4 7 (28.00%) MVC
5 6 (24.00%) DevOps
5 6 (24.00%) Migration
6 5 (20.00%) BPMN
6 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (16.00%) UML
7 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (12.00%) ArchiMate
8 3 (12.00%) Fintech
8 3 (12.00%) High Availability
8 3 (12.00%) SOA
8 3 (12.00%) Web Design
9 2 (8.00%) Agile Coaching
9 2 (8.00%) Cross-Browser Development
9 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
9 2 (8.00%) Low Latency
9 2 (8.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) FatWire
3 1 (4.00%) ForgeRock
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) MuleSoft
3 1 (4.00%) webMethods