The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 61 79
Rank change year-on-year -20 +18  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 18 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.19% 2.13% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.81% 8.89% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 13
Median daily rate £420 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.32% +7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £338 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £560 £445
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 473 371 435
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 31.16% 23.94% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 235 276
Median daily rate £375 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £499 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.86% +138.33%  
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 the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in the East Midlands

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in the East Midlands

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in the East Midlands

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Northamptonshire -6 8 £410 -4.65% 2
Derbyshire -17 5 £425 -5.55%
Lincolnshire - 4 £400 -
J2EE
England

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 73 (100.00%) Java
2 54 (73.97%) Spring
3 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (46.58%) Hibernate
5 31 (42.47%) Eclipse
5 31 (42.47%) Java EE
6 28 (38.36%) Oracle
7 26 (35.62%) Ajax
8 25 (34.25%) Git (software)
9 24 (32.88%) JPA
9 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
9 24 (32.88%) JSP
10 23 (31.51%) JBoss
11 22 (30.14%) XML
11 22 (30.14%) SQL
12 19 (26.03%) JSON
13 18 (24.66%) JUnit
13 18 (24.66%) EJB
13 18 (24.66%) Maven
13 18 (24.66%) TDD
14 16 (21.92%) WebSphere
14 16 (21.92%) jQuery
15 15 (20.55%) Jenkins
15 15 (20.55%) Finance
15 15 (20.55%) HTML
16 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
16 14 (19.18%) SOAP
16 14 (19.18%) E-Commerce
16 14 (19.18%) Software Engineering
16 14 (19.18%) Web Application Development

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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 23 (31.51%) JBoss
2 16 (21.92%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.85%) Apache
3 5 (6.85%) IIS
4 3 (4.11%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.74%) CMS
5 2 (2.74%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.37%) CoreMedia CMS
6 1 (1.37%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.37%) iPlanet
6 1 (1.37%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.37%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) IaaS
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Firewall
2 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.11%) HTTP
4 1 (1.37%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.37%) FTP
4 1 (1.37%) Internet
4 1 (1.37%) Intranet
4 1 (1.37%) LDAP
4 1 (1.37%) NAS
4 1 (1.37%) SAN
4 1 (1.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.81%) MongoDB
2 13 (17.81%) MySQL
2 13 (17.81%) Relational Database
3 10 (13.70%) Oracle Database
4 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (10.96%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.48%) DB2
7 3 (4.11%) Big Data
8 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.37%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 31 (42.47%) Eclipse
2 25 (34.25%) Git (software)
3 18 (24.66%) JUnit
3 18 (24.66%) Maven
4 15 (20.55%) Jenkins
5 14 (19.18%) JIRA
6 11 (15.07%) Ant
7 10 (13.70%) IntelliJ
7 10 (13.70%) Mockito
8 9 (12.33%) Hudson
9 8 (10.96%) Gradle
10 7 (9.59%) JProfiler
11 5 (6.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (6.85%) MyEclipse
12 2 (2.74%) Subversion
13 1 (1.37%) Bower
13 1 (1.37%) ClearCase
13 1 (1.37%) gulp
13 1 (1.37%) Karma Test Runner
13 1 (1.37%) Protractor
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 11 (15.07%) Banking
3 9 (12.33%) Billing
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 62 (84.93%) Developer
2 59 (80.82%) Java Developer
3 14 (19.18%) J2EE Developer
3 14 (19.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Architect
5 6 (8.22%) Java Team Leader
5 6 (8.22%) Team Leader
6 5 (6.85%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) J2EE Team Leader
7 4 (5.48%) Java Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Web Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (73.97%) Spring
2 34 (46.58%) Hibernate
3 31 (42.47%) Java EE
4 26 (35.62%) Ajax
5 24 (32.88%) JPA
5 24 (32.88%) JSP
6 22 (30.14%) XML
7 19 (26.03%) JSON
8 18 (24.66%) EJB
9 16 (21.92%) jQuery
10 15 (20.55%) HTML
11 14 (19.18%) SOAP
12 11 (15.07%) JSF
13 10 (13.70%) Struts
13 10 (13.70%) Web Services
14 8 (10.96%) REST
14 8 (10.96%) XSLT
15 7 (9.59%) CSS
15 7 (9.59%) JMS
16 6 (8.22%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.11%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.74%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.74%) User Experience
5 1 (1.37%) Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) DataPower
5 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.37%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.37%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.37%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.37%) PMI
5 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.33%) Linux
1 9 (12.33%) VMS
2 6 (8.22%) Unix
2 6 (8.22%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) Android
3 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.37%) AIX
4 1 (1.37%) CentOS
4 1 (1.37%) Solaris
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.66%) TDD
3 14 (19.18%) E-Commerce
3 14 (19.18%) Software Engineering
3 14 (19.18%) Web Application Development
4 13 (17.81%) Unit Testing
5 11 (15.07%) OO
6 10 (13.70%) MVC
6 10 (13.70%) RAD
7 9 (12.33%) SDLC
7 9 (12.33%) Web Development
8 8 (10.96%) Data Modelling
8 8 (10.96%) Test Automation
9 7 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.85%) Data Protection
10 5 (6.85%) Migration
10 5 (6.85%) Scrum
10 5 (6.85%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (6.85%) Waterfall
11 4 (5.48%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
3 22 (30.14%) SQL
4 3 (4.11%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.37%) Groovy
5 1 (1.37%) Perl
5 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Ansible
1 1 (1.37%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.37%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.37%) OpenView
1 1 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (38.36%) Oracle
2 7 (9.59%) Perforce
3 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.74%) F5
5 1 (1.37%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.37%) BEA
5 1 (1.37%) BMC
5 1 (1.37%) Chordiant
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco
5 1 (1.37%) Cognos
5 1 (1.37%) IBM
5 1 (1.37%) Kony
5 1 (1.37%) NetApp
5 1 (1.37%) Opsware
5 1 (1.37%) Qualys
5 1 (1.37%) Sun
5 1 (1.37%) Sybase
5 1 (1.37%) Symantec
5 1 (1.37%) Veritas
5 1 (1.37%) VMware
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