The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 23 June 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 / Croydon
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 23 22
Rank change year-on-year -16 -1  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 5 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.55% 7.08% 6.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.05% 16.67% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 3
Median daily rate £500 £393 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.38% -7.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £41.30
% change year-on-year -11.42% -15.25%  

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 Croydon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 99 102 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 50.51% 42.50% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 70 22
Median daily rate £500 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Croydon region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) PowerMock
3 4 (66.67%) Apache Camel
3 4 (66.67%) SonarQube
3 4 (66.67%) DbUnit
3 4 (66.67%) Mockito
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Kanban
3 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 4 (66.67%) jMock
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) JUnit
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) JBoss
5 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 4 (66.67%) DbUnit
2 4 (66.67%) jMock
2 4 (66.67%) JUnit
2 4 (66.67%) Mockito
2 4 (66.67%) SonarQube
3 2 (33.33%) Gradle
4 1 (16.67%) Ant
4 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (16.67%) Hudson
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 4 (66.67%) PowerMock
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (33.33%) Apache CXF
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Go
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Scala
4 1 (16.67%) Groovy
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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