Period
to 22 October 2021

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 6 months to 22 October 2021 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
6 months to
22 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 90 62 103
Rank change year-on-year -28 +41 -18
Contract jobs citing J2EE 7 5 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.48% 0.79% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.11% 2.96% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
10th Percentile £360 " £363
25th Percentile £380 " £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £405 £315 £425
Median % change year-on-year +28.57% -25.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £519 " £498
90th Percentile £530 " £519
England median daily rate £525 £524 £491
% change year-on-year +0.29% +6.56% -1.75%

J2EE 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 331 169 557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.50% 26.83% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 113 360
10th Percentile £300 £275 £275
25th Percentile £325 £313 £334
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £360 £400
Median % change year-on-year +14.58% -10.00% -
75th Percentile £500 £438 £488
90th Percentile £550 £510 £538
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
10th Percentile £22.39 " £35.00
25th Percentile £25.60 " £38.75
Median hourly rate £32.42 - £46.40
75th Percentile £39.44 " £48.75
90th Percentile £42.78 " £49.25
England median hourly rate £49.00 £42.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -6.67% +7.64%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in the East Midlands

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing J2EE in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for J2EE in the East Midlands

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing J2EE in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for J2EE in the East Midlands

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing J2EE in the East Midlands.

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 6 months to 22 October 2021. 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
Northamptonshire -6 7 £405 +28.57% 2
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 7 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 7 (100.00%) RAML
1 7 (100.00%) Swagger
2 6 (85.71%) Banking
3 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (71.43%) REST
3 5 (71.43%) JIRA
4 4 (57.14%) API Development
4 4 (57.14%) SonarQube
4 4 (57.14%) Bitbucket Server
4 4 (57.14%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) Mule
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 3 (42.86%) JDBC
5 3 (42.86%) JBoss
5 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
5 3 (42.86%) Spring MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Architectural Design
5 3 (42.86%) Data Lake
5 3 (42.86%) Bitbucket

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 4 (57.14%) Mule
2 3 (42.86%) JBoss
3 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) OpenShift
2 2 (28.57%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (42.86%) Data Lake
2 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) Bitbucket Server
3 4 (57.14%) SonarQube
4 3 (42.86%) Bitbucket
5 2 (28.57%) CA Release Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Gradle
5 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
5 2 (28.57%) JUnit
5 2 (28.57%) Maven
5 2 (28.57%) Selenium
5 2 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) RAML
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 7 (100.00%) Swagger
2 5 (71.43%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) JDBC
3 3 (42.86%) Spring MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Node.js
4 2 (28.57%) Spring Security
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) API Development
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Domain-Driven Design
1 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Architectural Design
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) CA Agile Central