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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England / East Midlands
Rank 47 67 82
Rank change year-on-year +20 +15  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 55 30 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.75% 1.86% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.43% 7.33% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 8
Median daily rate £400 £363 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +5.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £285 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +16.12% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £47.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -20.21% +30.55%  

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 481 409 337
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 32.77% 25.31% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 238 187
Median daily rate £363 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 22 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 22 March 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
Nottinghamshire +20 20 £425 +17.24% 8
Northamptonshire +8 18 £400 +23.07% 2
Derbyshire -6 5 £363 -2.02%
Lincolnshire - 5 £400 -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 87 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (60.92%) Spring
3 38 (43.68%) Hibernate
4 37 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (42.53%) JSP
5 33 (37.93%) Oracle
5 33 (37.93%) Eclipse
6 31 (35.63%) SQL
7 29 (33.33%) JBoss
8 28 (32.18%) JavaScript
9 26 (29.89%) Java EE
10 25 (28.74%) XML
11 23 (26.44%) Ajax
11 23 (26.44%) Maven
11 23 (26.44%) jQuery
12 21 (24.14%) SOAP
12 21 (24.14%) HTML
12 21 (24.14%) E-Commerce
13 20 (22.99%) Web Services
13 20 (22.99%) Ant
14 19 (21.84%) Git (software)
15 18 (20.69%) Struts
15 18 (20.69%) Linux
16 17 (19.54%) CSS
16 17 (19.54%) JPA
17 16 (18.39%) JSON
17 16 (18.39%) Subversion
18 15 (17.24%) Finance
18 15 (17.24%) XSLT
18 15 (17.24%) WebSphere

J2EE
Top Related 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 29 (33.33%) JBoss
2 15 (17.24%) WebSphere
3 12 (13.79%) Apache
4 8 (9.20%) WebLogic
5 6 (6.90%) iPlanet
6 5 (5.75%) IIS
6 5 (5.75%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.45%) MQSeries
7 3 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (2.30%) CMS
9 1 (1.15%) CoreMedia CMS
9 1 (1.15%) GlassFish
9 1 (1.15%) WebLogic Integration
9 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.75%) IaaS
3 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.64%) Firewall
2 6 (6.90%) BIG-IP
3 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.60%) HTTP
4 4 (4.60%) SAN
5 3 (3.45%) LDAP
6 2 (2.30%) FTP
6 2 (2.30%) Internet
6 2 (2.30%) NAS
6 2 (2.30%) SSH
7 1 (1.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) DB2
2 11 (12.64%) Oracle Database
3 10 (11.49%) DB2 UDB
3 10 (11.49%) MongoDB
3 10 (11.49%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.20%) MySQL
4 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.90%) RDBMS
6 5 (5.75%) Endeca
7 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.45%) Big Data
8 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (37.93%) Eclipse
2 23 (26.44%) Maven
3 20 (22.99%) Ant
4 19 (21.84%) Git (software)
5 16 (18.39%) Subversion
6 14 (16.09%) Jenkins
7 11 (12.64%) JUnit
8 7 (8.05%) IntelliJ
8 7 (8.05%) JIRA
9 6 (6.90%) Gradle
10 5 (5.75%) Hudson
10 5 (5.75%) JProfiler
10 5 (5.75%) Mockito
11 1 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.15%) Bower
11 1 (1.15%) ClearCase
11 1 (1.15%) gulp
11 1 (1.15%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (1.15%) MyEclipse
11 1 (1.15%) Protractor
General
1 15 (17.24%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Billing
4 1 (1.15%) Marketing
4 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 64 (73.56%) Developer
2 58 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.24%) Architect
4 12 (13.79%) J2EE Developer
4 12 (13.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (5.75%) Applications Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Java Applications Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Azure Architect
7 4 (4.60%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Java Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.60%) Web Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (60.92%) Spring
2 38 (43.68%) Hibernate
3 37 (42.53%) JSP
4 26 (29.89%) Java EE
5 25 (28.74%) XML
6 23 (26.44%) Ajax
6 23 (26.44%) jQuery
7 21 (24.14%) HTML
7 21 (24.14%) SOAP
8 20 (22.99%) Web Services
9 18 (20.69%) Struts
10 17 (19.54%) CSS
10 17 (19.54%) JPA
11 16 (18.39%) JSON
12 15 (17.24%) XSLT
13 13 (14.94%) EJB
14 12 (13.79%) Struts2
14 12 (13.79%) WSDL
15 11 (12.64%) JSF
16 10 (11.49%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.75%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.45%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.45%) HP Storage
3 3 (3.45%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.45%) User Experience
4 2 (2.30%) Clustering
4 2 (2.30%) Grid Computing
4 2 (2.30%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.30%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.15%) DataPower
5 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.15%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.69%) Linux
2 11 (12.64%) Unix
2 11 (12.64%) Windows
3 6 (6.90%) AIX
3 6 (6.90%) Solaris
3 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.75%) VMS
5 1 (1.15%) Android
5 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.14%) E-Commerce
3 15 (17.24%) Open Source
4 14 (16.09%) Web Application Development
5 13 (14.94%) Software Engineering
6 12 (13.79%) TDD
7 11 (12.64%) MVC
7 11 (12.64%) Web Development
8 10 (11.49%) OO
8 10 (11.49%) Performance Testing
8 10 (11.49%) Unit Testing
9 9 (10.34%) SDLC
10 8 (9.20%) Data Modelling
10 8 (9.20%) RAD
11 7 (8.05%) Project Management
12 6 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (6.90%) Six Sigma
13 5 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (5.75%) ITIL V3
13 5 (5.75%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 87 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (35.63%) SQL
3 28 (32.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.45%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.15%) Groovy
5 1 (1.15%) Perl
5 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.05%) Degree
3 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) JSP 440
2 4 (4.60%) SLA
3 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.75%) Squid
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (6.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (5.75%) Graphite
2 5 (5.75%) logstash
3 4 (4.60%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.30%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (2.30%) OpenView
6 1 (1.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (37.93%) Oracle
2 14 (16.09%) Red Hat
3 7 (8.05%) F5
4 6 (6.90%) BEA
4 6 (6.90%) Cisco
4 6 (6.90%) Sun
4 6 (6.90%) VMware
5 5 (5.75%) Perforce
6 4 (4.60%) 3PAR
6 4 (4.60%) EMC
6 4 (4.60%) HP
6 4 (4.60%) Symantec
7 2 (2.30%) BMC
7 2 (2.30%) Cognos
7 2 (2.30%) NetApp
7 2 (2.30%) Opsware
7 2 (2.30%) Qualys
7 2 (2.30%) Veritas
8 1 (1.15%) Chordiant
8 1 (1.15%) IBM
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