Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 21 November 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 108 119
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 +11
Contract jobs citing Java EE 47 43 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.46% 1.31% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.09% 4.70% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 35 11
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £375 £317 £285
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
England median daily rate £497 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +10.44% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +16.13% -3.13% -23.81%

Java EE 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 923 914 799
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.68% 27.94% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 547 508
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £225
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 9
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £21.78 £13.25 £13.63
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.25 £49.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in the East Midlands

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in the East Midlands

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java EE in the East Midlands

Java EE
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 Java EE within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +12 38 £450 +7.14%
Leicestershire -8 4 £400 +15.94%
Lincolnshire - 2 £413 -
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 47 (100.00%) Java
1 47 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (97.87%) Spring
3 35 (74.47%) J2EE
4 33 (70.21%) Hibernate
4 33 (70.21%) E-Commerce
5 26 (55.32%) Oracle
5 26 (55.32%) JUnit
5 26 (55.32%) SQL
6 25 (53.19%) Maven
7 18 (38.30%) NoSQL
8 17 (36.17%) Web Services
9 15 (31.91%) JBoss
9 15 (31.91%) Tomcat
9 15 (31.91%) RESTful
10 14 (29.79%) Internet
10 14 (29.79%) JMS
10 14 (29.79%) SDLC
11 12 (25.53%) TDD
12 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
12 11 (23.40%) Spring Boot
13 10 (21.28%) OO
14 9 (19.15%) SOAP
14 9 (19.15%) JPA
15 8 (17.02%) REST
15 8 (17.02%) Data Modelling
15 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
15 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
16 7 (14.89%) Perforce
16 7 (14.89%) RDBMS

Java EE
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 15 (31.91%) JBoss
1 15 (31.91%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) NoSQL
2 7 (14.89%) RDBMS
2 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (55.32%) JUnit
2 25 (53.19%) Maven
3 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
4 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.51%) Eclipse
5 4 (8.51%) Gradle
5 4 (8.51%) IntelliJ
5 4 (8.51%) JProfiler
5 4 (8.51%) SonarQube
6 2 (4.26%) JIRA
7 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (12.77%) Banking
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Billing
3 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (72.34%) Developer
2 33 (70.21%) Java Developer
3 14 (29.79%) Architect
3 14 (29.79%) Java Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Agile Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Lead Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Lead Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (97.87%) Spring
2 35 (74.47%) J2EE
3 33 (70.21%) Hibernate
4 17 (36.17%) Web Services
5 15 (31.91%) RESTful
6 14 (29.79%) JMS
7 11 (23.40%) Spring Boot
8 9 (19.15%) JPA
8 9 (19.15%) SOAP
9 8 (17.02%) REST
10 4 (8.51%) HTML
11 3 (6.38%) JSON
11 3 (6.38%) XML
12 2 (4.26%) Node.js
13 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
13 1 (2.13%) Backbone.js
13 1 (2.13%) React
13 1 (2.13%) Velocity
13 1 (2.13%) WSDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) VMS
2 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (70.21%) E-Commerce
3 14 (29.79%) SDLC
4 12 (25.53%) TDD
5 10 (21.28%) OO
6 8 (17.02%) Data Modelling
6 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
6 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Microservices
8 4 (8.51%) RAD
8 4 (8.51%) Scrum
9 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.38%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (6.38%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 3 (6.38%) OOP
9 3 (6.38%) Web Development
10 1 (2.13%) DevOps
10 1 (2.13%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.13%) Mobile Development
10 1 (2.13%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (55.32%) SQL
3 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.13%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) Perforce
3 1 (2.13%) Capita