Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 20 July 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 212 244
Rank change year-on-year -3 +32 -34
Contract jobs citing Java EE 25 38 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.39% 0.55% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.05% 1.61% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 42
City of London median daily rate £463 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.86% +10.53% -9.52%
10th Percentile £330 £451 £313
90th Percentile £675 £636 £636
London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - £35.00

Java EE 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 the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2391 2361 3404
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 36.84% 34.21% 30.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1937 2015 2725
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £355 £319 £306
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
London median daily rate £494 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +6.13% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 17
City of London median hourly rate £24.49 £20.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.43% -17.46% -24.30%
10th Percentile £20.75 £16.69 £11.05
90th Percentile £29.62 £35.74 £80.50
London median hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +29.17% - -14.29%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in the City of London

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in the City of London

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java EE in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) XML
2 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) Spring
3 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (44.00%) Hibernate
4 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (44.00%) Relational Database
5 10 (40.00%) REST
5 10 (40.00%) Unix
5 10 (40.00%) OO
5 10 (40.00%) Finance
6 9 (36.00%) XSLT
6 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
6 9 (36.00%) NoSQL
6 9 (36.00%) SDLC
7 8 (32.00%) MarkLogic
7 8 (32.00%) RESTful
7 8 (32.00%) TDD
7 8 (32.00%) Maven
7 8 (32.00%) Subversion
7 8 (32.00%) SOAP
7 8 (32.00%) MySQL
7 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
7 8 (32.00%) JMS
8 7 (28.00%) IBM
8 7 (28.00%) Publishing
8 7 (28.00%) MVC
8 7 (28.00%) JUnit
8 7 (28.00%) SQL

Java EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 5 (20.00%) Apache
1 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (8.00%) AquaLogic
3 2 (8.00%) CMS
3 2 (8.00%) Mule
3 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) OpenText MBPM
1 2 (8.00%) OpenText Process Suite
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.00%) PaaS
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (12.00%) Bluemix
4 3 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (12.00%) IaaS
4 3 (12.00%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (4.00%) OpenShift
5 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (4.00%) LDAP
2 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (36.00%) NoSQL
3 8 (32.00%) MarkLogic
3 8 (32.00%) MySQL
4 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.00%) Apache Hive
5 2 (8.00%) Big Data
5 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (8.00%) HBase
5 2 (8.00%) Sqoop
6 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (4.00%) DB2
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.00%) Squirro
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (32.00%) Maven
2 8 (32.00%) Subversion
3 7 (28.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (28.00%) JUnit
3 7 (28.00%) Mockito
4 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (12.00%) Ant
5 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (12.00%) Gradle
5 3 (12.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (12.00%) Vagrant
6 2 (8.00%) Bundler
6 2 (8.00%) EasyMock
6 2 (8.00%) gulp
6 2 (8.00%) IBM UrbanCode
6 2 (8.00%) JIRA
6 2 (8.00%) Lombardi
6 2 (8.00%) Selenium
7 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Publishing
3 6 (24.00%) Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Automotive
5 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (8.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Big Data Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Big Data Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) BPM Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (8.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) Spring
1 15 (60.00%) XML
2 11 (44.00%) Hibernate
3 10 (40.00%) REST
4 9 (36.00%) XSLT
5 8 (32.00%) JMS
5 8 (32.00%) RESTful
5 8 (32.00%) SOAP
6 7 (28.00%) JPA
6 7 (28.00%) Spring Boot
6 7 (28.00%) Spring MVC
7 6 (24.00%) HTML
8 5 (20.00%) CSS
8 5 (20.00%) Servlets
8 5 (20.00%) Web Services
8 5 (20.00%) XForms
9 4 (16.00%) .NET
9 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (16.00%) J2EE
10 3 (12.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (4.00%) DataPower
2 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) PKI
2 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Unix
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
4 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) OO
3 9 (36.00%) SDLC
3 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (32.00%) TDD
5 7 (28.00%) BDD
5 7 (28.00%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (28.00%) MVC
5 7 (28.00%) Release Management
5 7 (28.00%) User Stories
5 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (24.00%) DevOps
6 6 (24.00%) Open Source
7 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.00%) Microservices
7 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (12.00%) Change Control
8 3 (12.00%) High Availability
8 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (8.00%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 6 (24.00%) Python
6 4 (16.00%) C++
6 4 (16.00%) Perl
7 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (8.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Docker
2 2 (8.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Ansible
2 3 (12.00%) Puppet
3 2 (8.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) IBM
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.00%) Pega
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) F5
6 1 (4.00%) Splunk
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday